Area’s best seniors converge on White River for annual All-Star games

Posted in Sports on .

By Kristan Krogman

The annual Western Great Plains Senior All-Star games were held at Barnhart Gymnasium Tuesday, April 8 in White River. Seventeen schools were represented with over forty athletes showcasing their talents. In addition to a pair of exciting basketball games, the extras included a dunk contest, won by Eriq Swiftwater of Oelrichs and both girls and boys three point shooting contests. Chesney Garnos, Lyman, won the girls’ shootout, while Skyler Bertram of Chamberlain won the boys’s long range battle.

The girls opened the evening with a competitive match-up that went down

Acalympics continue to grow

Posted in News on .

White River Middle School’s fourth annual Acalympics program was held in the Community Events Center Wednesday, March 26 at 12:45 p.m. Twelve teams competed in this year’s Acalympics quiz bowl style program.  This year’s teams attending

Nine straight trips to State, historically speaking

Posted in News on .

By Kristan Krogman

The White River Tigers have returned from the 2014 State B Boys Basketball Tournament, this year placing 7th in a field comprised of strong contenders from top to bottom. 2014 marked the Tigers ninth straight trip to the State

A-Cross America Relay

Posted in News on .

By Kristan Krogman

The Cedar Butte to White River leg of the 2014 A-Cross America Relay is taking shape. Local runners and walkers will complete the leg Tuesday, April 8, as part of the nationwide relay. The Relay is organized by Life Runners, a

WGP Senior All-Star games coming up April 8

Posted in News on .

The date for the Senior All-Star games has just been released. The 8th Annual Western Great Plains All-Star Basketball Games will be held Tuesday, April 8, beginning at 6:00 p.m. with the girls game. The boys game will follow, beginning at

Election candidates thus far

Posted in News on .

By Kristan Krogman

March 25 was the last day to file Primary Election nominating petitions. Partisan candidates are required to file by that date and are listed on the June 3 Primary Election ballot. Those running as an Independent can still file