Family Fun Day at the Hot Springs Municipal Airport set for June 2

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By Peggy Sanders

HOT SPRINGS -- Hey kids! Do you want to take a ride in a small airplane for free? Your chance is coming up on Saturday, June 2 at the Hot Springs Municipal Airport. The first 20 students ages 8 through 14 to sign up for the mid- morning flights will be the lucky passengers. A flour drop competition will make this even more exciting. There will be prizes for this activity with first place being a free airplane ride for two passengers over Mt. Rushmore and the Black Hills. That...

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Interest in govenment leads Edgemont youth to attend City Summit in Los Angeles

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Edgemont youth needing $5,000 for trip to Los Angeles

By Amber Schumacher
Staff Reporter

EDGEMONT - Walk into any Edgemont City Council meeting and you won’t find many high school students in attendance, actually none, except for Nate Leonard.

Leonard, a 15-year-old about to wrap up his freshman year at Edgemont High School is at nearly every meeting unless there are extenuating circumstances that prevent his attendance. Based on the average attendance at City Council meetings, Leonard’s...

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HSMS students showcase their inventions at event

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By Cathy Nelson
HOT SPRINGS - Since last October, the Hot Springs Middle School students have been working on inventing and perfecting new and improved products that could potentially make life easier. On Thursday, May 10 the students and their teacher, Mrs. Katie Brunson, hosted an Inventors Showcase to exhibit their prototypes to family and friends. Some of the inventions will be submitted for patent.

Not only were the products that the students invented impressive, but the fact that this was...

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Elementary presents Spring Music Program

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By Amber Schumacher 

Staff Reporter 

EDGEMONT - On Thursday, May 3, the Edgemont Elementary school presented their Spring music program, “Music All Over Me” and “The Adventures of Lewis and Clark” to a gymnasium packed full of proud parents and community members.  

Directed by music teacher Suzanne Hollenbeck, the lower elementary classes performed several songs encompassing their theme, “Music All Over Me”. Those songs included, “Music All Over Me”, “March, March, March,”...

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The ‘Tremendous Tech Trio’

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Three Hot Springs natives setting a fine example for this year’s area high school grads

By Brett Nachtigall

Publisher

HOT SPRINGS – Over the next couple of weeks, a total of 73 Fall River County high school seniors – 54 from Hot Springs, 11 from Oelrichs and eight from Edgemont – will walk across the stage to accept their diplomas and officially set sail on their life’s next adventure.

For three recent Hot Springs High School graduates, their ships after high school did not take them too...

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