kids school

New Teacher Classroom Supply Drive

Saturday, July 18th 2015 - All Day


school bus

Mitchell High School Final Registration

Wednesday, August 5th 2015 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Mitchell High School
920 N. Capital

Final registration for all MHS students will be Wednesday, August 5, from 9am to noon and 1pm to 4pm.

Locker assignment for freshmen and new students.
Lunches & activities pass will be available to purchase at this time.
Student pictures will be taken at time of registration.

Freshmen orientation will be held held at MHS on Wednesday evening at 7pm.

shaking hands meeting

Wellness Support Group Meeting

Wednesday, August 5th 2015 - 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
at Cathedral Square
413 E. 6th St.

Wellness Support Group Meeting will be held Wed., Aug. 5th, 2015 at 2:30p.m. in Cathedral Square Community Room located at 413 E. 6th St., Mitchell, SD.

Presentation – “In Our Own Voice” People with mental illness describing what it has been like for them.
The meeting is open to anyone interested in wellness!

For more information please call Kathie at Independent Living Choices


Parkston Food Pantry Children’s Backpack Program Fundraiser

Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 12:00 am

Parkston Food Pantry Children’s Backpack Program Fundraiser is selling chances on a Traeger Pellet Smoker (retail $900) or a Yeti 65 Cooler (retail $399). Items are displayed in The Medicine Shoppe window. 1 ticket for $5 or 5 tickets for $20. Please stop in and purchase you chance to win big while supporting a great cause. These items were donated by CHS Farmers Alliance and Nutra Blend, LLC. The following businesses are selling tickets: The Medicine Shoppe, Maxwell & Bowar Agency, Kenzie’s, Parkston Drug, Service Center Credit Union, First Dakota Bank, Wenzel Insurance, and Avera St. Benedict (Julie Semmler). Drawing will be held at Old Fashion Saturday in the Park on August 8. Need not be present to win.


5K Run/Walk Rund Raiser For Mission Trip 2016

Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 8:30 am - 10:00 am
at Rose Boorman Park, Parkston SD
Parkston, SD

Sacred Heart & St Peter and Paul Catholic Church Mission Trip 2016 Fund Raiser 5K Run/Walk will be on August 8, 2015. Check in at 8:30am Running starts at 9:00am.

$20.00 if you preregister $30.00 the day of the event.

old car

2015 Kimball Car Show

Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
at KImball Main Street
100 Main Street

Kimball is having their 8th Annual Car Show on Aug 8, 2015 from 10am-4pm.  Along with the Car Show, there are the Kolache Days event.  The American Legion Auxiliary will be serving a lunch available to all.  The price of the lunch will $5.00 and held at the Legion.


NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group

Saturday, August 8th 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
at Mitchell Public Library
221 N Duff St

“Talk to someone who understands… someone just like you”– NAMI The National Alliance on Mental Illness has trained a small group of peers to facilitate a new group in Mitchell.. The recovery group meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month from 10am-11:30am at the at the Mitchell Public Library East Meeting Room.

christmas tree family

Upside-Down Christmas in August Concert

Sunday, August 9th 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
at The Mitchell Congregational United Church of Christ
301 E. 4th Ave.

You are invited to our – Upside-Down Christmas in August Concert on August 9, 2015 at 2pm at Mitchell Congregational UCC, 301 East 4th, Mitchell
Featuring: caroling, harp soloist, vocal solos, choir, bell choir Followed by: Homemade pie & ice cream social.
Free will offering with all proceeds going to: Mitchell Snack Pack program Helping Hands Pantry.

kids school

Assembly of God Vocational Bible Camp

Monday, August 10th 2015 - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
at Mitchell Assembly of God Church
1901 North Sanborn

Assembly of God will have its Vocational Bible Camp August 10th-14th from 10am-12:30pm at the Assembly of God Church located at  1901 North Sanborn St. in Mitchell.


Registration for Fall Soccer & Youth Football at Rec Center

Tuesday, August 11th 2015 - 12:00 am
at MItchell Rec Center
1300 N. Main St.

Registration for Fall Soccer & Youth Football at Rec Center is going on now. 5th & 6th grade tackle football is Tuesday, August 11th and all boys must weigh in at the Rec Center.  3rd & 4th grade flag football & K-4th grade boys & girls soccer is Tuesday, August 18th. Volunteer coaches are needed for both flag & tackle. Registration can be done at the Rec Center online at

1 2 3

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 4


A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

in Entertainment, Sports

Ronda Rousey biopic in the works


Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

in Local

Six Dead In Sturgis Related Accidents


The 75th anniversary rally officially began on Monday.