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Celebrating Graduation

They’re celebrating graduation this Saturday in Rock County, Valentine, Kimball, Colome, Winner, and Lyman. They’ll hold ceremonies this Sunday in Jones County and Ainsworth. Congratulations Graduates!

Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run

Special Olympics South Dakota is excited to once again be hosting the Law Enforcement Torch Run across the state of South Dakota starting Monday, May 13 and ending Thursday, May 16th at the Opening Ceremonies of the 2019 Special Olympics South Dakota Summer Games in Vermillion. Throughout the four days of the Torch Run, Law Enforcement officers, along with two Special Olympics athletes, will bring the “Flame of Hope”  to 38 cities to help spread the word about the Special Olympics. The Winner Run will happen Wednesday, May 15 at 10am near the elementary school.

They invite the public to come and support or join the officers and Special Olympics athletes as they run the “Flame of Hope” across the state. For more information about the Torch Run or the Summer Games, please contact the Special Olympics South Dakota State Office at 605-331-4117 or check out our website at