Morning Show

Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary Recognized As Blue Ribbon School
Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary Recognized As Blue Ribbon School

Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary School in Mitchell has been recognized as a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School.  US Education Secretary Arne Duncan today announced 286 schools as blue ribbon schools based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in improving student academic achievement.  A recognition ceremony will be held November 18th and 19th in Washington D.C.  The National Blue Ribbon Schools award honors public and private elementary, middle, and high schools where students perform at very high levels or where significant improvements are being made in students’ levels of achievement.  Gertie Belle Rogers is one of four schools in South Dakota recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School.  Schools in Pierre, Sioux Falls, and Faulkton also made the list.

The Morning Show

Renee Robbins and Tim Smith, together with News Director Bill Lurken, host the KMIT morning show, with an entertaining combination of information, music, contests, special guests, news and weather.

E-mail Renee with any questions, comments, or requests at: renee@kmit.com

Billy can be reached at: news@kmit.com

Recent Headlines

in Viral Videos

Jason Alexander re-records George Costanza’s classic ‘Seinfeld’ answering machine message

15-overlay10

"2 Broke Girls" star Kat Dennings gets a custom voicemail message based on the infamous answering machine song.

in Entertainment, Sports

Bruce Jenner: ‘I am a woman’

brucejenner

The retired Olympic champion confirmed long-running speculation suggesting he is transitioning from male to female.

in National, World

Devastating Nepal quake topples towers, kills over 1,000

quake

A powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India on Saturday.

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

hawks

Here is a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.