| Dec 16, 2010
It happens to the best of us every year. From Thanksgiving till New Year's, we navigate through endless nutritional land mines: cookie swaps and bottomless candy bowls; office potlucks with the requisite starchy crock-pot comfort foods; cocktail parties...
| Apr 21, 2011
Carmen Anthony Vacalebre had already established a successful fast-food business in the 1970s and 1980s with his Me Ma and Arby's franchises. But he wanted to step it up by opening a New York City-style steakhouse, the kind he liked to frequent.
| Apr 26, 2011
| 1:30 AM
SIOUX FALLS - Aberdeen Central's tennis team suffered setbacks at the hands of both Mitchell and Washington High School on Monday in Sioux Falls.
The Golden Eagles started with a 5-4 loss to Mitchell before losing an 8-1 decision to the Warriors....
| Apr 30, 2011
| 7:55 PM
It’s the typical way most people sell their homes; list it with a real estate agent, put a sign in the yard and hope the offers come in.
But that is not the way Scott Miller marketing his home to potential buyers.
"I started thinking if I could...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Amy L. Miller Ackerman, 55, Fairhope, formerly of Berlin, died Jan. 14, 2011, at In Touch Hospice House of Journey’s Rest. Born March 22, 1955, in Somerset, daughter of Freda Jane (Rice) Shumaker Ogden and the late Robert D....
| Jan 17, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Washington County Educational Support Personnel could get a one-time payment of 1 percent of their base pay if the Board of Education approves a memorandum of understanding with the union during Tuesday’s meeting, School Board President Wayne...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 7:07 AM
The season of musicals and plays coming to area high school stages kicks in to high gear this March. Here's what is in store:
Ferndale Area High School
This year, Ferndale Area High School drama club members are going a bit more...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 1:31 AM
RAPID CITY - A total of 692 contestants are entered in the PRCA Pro Tour Rodeo in Rapid City, including all nine of the Badlands Circuit qualifiers to the NFR; Joe Gunderson, Todd Suhn, Dane Hanna, JJ Elshere, Jeff Willert, Shaun Stroh, Ardie Maier,...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 11:50 AM
Kevin Harvick is in the midst of a NASCAR season in which his nickname is an apt description and not an intended irony.
The man they sarcastically call "Happy" comes to Richmond International Raceway playing with house money. He has held the points...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 4:01 PM
The Washington County Board of Education approved contract issues Tuesday that include pay raises for employees in all three bargaining units.
A new three-year teachers' contract passed by a 4-2 vote. Two board members had concerns about a change that...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:01 AM
A son, Jackson Dean Palk, was born to John and Jenny (Smith) Palk at 9:48 a.m. June 11, 2011, at the Univerisity of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn. Jackson weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long at birth. Grandparents...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Only two people signed up to speak before the Washington County Board of Education about its $241.7 million draft budget during a roughly 30-minute public hearing Tuesday night.
That's down from last year's hearing when only six people spoke during a...