NewsApril 13 2016
Juniors Braxton Harmon and Hanna Thiry were crowned King and Queen at the annual Lyman High School prom Saturday night at the gym in Presho. This year’s theme, Country Chic was carried out through decorations that included hay bales, wagon wheels, old wood barn gates, cowboy boots, lighted mason jars, and a floor covering that looked like a wood plank barn floor. The class advisor was Lyman staff member Tabatha Harmon. See more color photos on page 14 of this week’s Herald.
NewsApril 06 2016
Starting April 10, the .49 cent stamp will reduce to .47 cents. Presho Postmaster Diane Hieb stated the postal service’s computer system will be ready to handle the new postage pricing Monday, April 11. To read more about the postage stamp pick up with is weeks Lyman County Herald or subscribe for an e-subsctiption.
NewsApril 06 2016
The Greater Lyman Foundation board of directors have rotated their annual Spring Fundraiser between the Lyman County communities of Reliance, Presho, Vivian and Kennebec over the past four years. In 2016, the event will be held Friday, April 22 at the Oacoma Community Center in Oacoma, SD. The names of the 2016 GLF grant recipients will be announced. The event includes a meal, sponsored by Avera Medical Group, to be served at 6:00 pm followed by musical entertainment at 7:00 pm by Mogen’s Heroes of Sioux Falls, sponsored by Christiansen Land & Cattle, Ltd. Local caterer Joyce Hoffer of Chamberlain will prepare the meal. John Mogen, Denny Gale and Bill Hoffman, members of the Mogen’s Heroes trio, will be joined on stage by Lyman County native Jim Woster. Tickets are available for $20 each from the following GLF board members, Herb Sundall, Judge Jessop, Layne Larson, Jim Fulwider, Sarah Caslin, Janet Schindler, Wayne Monson and Noel Hamiel. All proceeds from the event, plus any extra donations, will be added to the Foundation. As of March 9, 2016, the Foundation is at $412,973. The board of directors set a new GLF goal of $500,000 after the fund reached the Grittner Challenge at last year’s Spring Event.
NewsMarch 30 2016
Three-year old Soren Brakke (Colby & Ashley, of Presho) selects a candy filled egg from a table covered with eggs at the Kennebec T&C Club Easter Egg Hunt that was moved inside to the firehall due to Saturday’s snow. There were plenty of eggs to distribute to all the youth who attended. See more photos on page 2 in this week's Lyman County Herald.
- Lyman Grads proclaim their accomplishment
- Teachers receive raise
- Prairie Futures program guides nontraditional students to nursing degree
- Highway Patrol to Conduct “Move Over” Campaign Friday
- Burglar hits county
- Deadline to file for school board is Friday
- May Day Flowers
- Herald and SUN recognized at Association Convention
- Murder suspect sited in Lyman County, apprehended in Wyoming
- Forum introduces Republican candidates for commission
- Foundation awards $22,000 in 2016.
- 29th annual Band Dinners