All posts by Michael Tisone

Colome Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive in Colome, South Dakota on Wednesday, October 23rd at the American Legion.  This will take place from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  To register or to get more information one can call Vicki Nelson at 842-0270.

Winner Catholic Church: Fall Festival

The Winner Catholic Church is holding a Turkey Dinner this Sunday, October 6th at St. Mary’s Hall in Winner, South Dakota.  The serving will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets for adults, carry out order and delivery cost $10.00 and tickets for children 8 and under cost $5.00.  Tickets are available at the Parish Office and Marty’s on Main Street.

Butte Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive in Butte, Nebraska on Monday, October 28th.  It will take place in the bloodmobile in front the the Butte Community Center from 2:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  For more information one can call Pyhllis Camin at 402-832-5777.

Pukwanna Fire Department Annual Pork Feed and Raffle

The Pukwanna Fire Department is holding their annual pork feed and raffle on Saturday, October 19th.  The feed will take place at the Pukwanna Fire Hall with serving starting at 5 p.m. right off Main Street. The Raffle tickets will cost $10 for the raffle prize, a Beretta A400 Extreme Plus 12-Gauge Shotgun with the drawing to be held at 9 p.m. that evening.

Region 3A Golf Tournament Results

The Region 3A Golf Tournament was held at Hillsview in Pierre today.  Individually, Cameron Caldwell of Chamberlain was the medalist after shooting a 73.  Drayton Priebe of Chamberlain was 2nd with a 77.

Other local top 20 finishers were Thomas Denoyer of St. Francis, coming in 4th with an 80.  Bryce Hammer of Todd County was 5th with an 81.  Dakota Munger of Chamberlain shot an 85 and placed 8th.  Gage Watson of Winner shot an 87 and finished 12th place. Max Kelsey of chamberlain shot a 90 and placed 14th.  Tyler Wright of St. Francis finished 18th place with a 96.  Karson Keiser of Winner shot a 98 and finished in 20th place.

The Chamberlain team took home first place. Parkston finished 2nd.  Redfield took home 3rd, Mobridge/Pollock was 4th, Todd County finished 5th and Winner in 6th.  The Top 20 finishers and ties qualify for the state tournament.

Gregory Ladies Night

On Wednesday, October 16th, Ladies Night in Gregory will be taking place.  The Gregory Chamber of Commerce is purchasing gift certificates from local Gregory participating businesses and will be bringing around buckets and registration forms for Ladies to sign up.  Furthermore, local business are able to provide their own prizes, sales or snacks as well if desired.

Gregory Annual Trunk or Treat

The annual Trunk or Treat is taking place in Gregory, South Dakota on October 29th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the 5th and 6th blocks of Main Street. Businesses can participate  by having treats of games for the kids in or outside their stores. If a business, individual, or organization is not located within those two blocks they are able to decorate their trunk and then back their car in to hand out treats on the sidewalks.

Natural Disaster Response Training

Given recent disasters in Burke and Custer, Catholic Social Services in Rapid City will be sponsoring two disaster response training sessions for individuals. Case Worker training will take place in Burke, South Dakota Friday, September 27th  at the Sacred Heart Church and volunteer training will be in Fort Pierre, Saturday September 28th at the American Inn. For more information please visit