As the sun began to rise over Presho Monday morning the digital sign at Dakota Prairie Bank in Presho registered nine degrees below zero. Classes were called off at Lyman due to the extreme cold. According to the National Weather Service, wind chill temperature ranged from 40-50 degrees below zero Sunday and Monday across South Dakota. The forecast calls for more moderate temperatures throughout the region by the end of the week.
These local fishermen spent Sunday ice fishing on Brakke Dam west of Kennebec. Fishermen have been catching perch, blue gills and crappies. Established ice shacks and portable tents have been popping up on lakes and rivers around the county. Cold temperatures have made a good 14 inches or more of ice.
Mountain Lion taken near Kennebec
John Bender of Kennebec had the biggest hunting experience of his life last week, December 19, when he took down a 95 lb mountain lion just a few miles southwest of Kennebec. Read the entire story in the December 25th issue of the Lyman County Herald.
- United Methodist holds Easter celebration
- "As seen on TV"
- Local Vet Supply business under new ownership
- Sobriety Checkpoints Planned
- Reliance Post Office house on chopping block
- Leprechauns descend upon Presho
- Lady Raiders bound for state
- Garnos inducted into Hall of Fame
- Playing at the farm and home show
- Garnos to be inducted into SD Amateur Basketball Hall of Fame
- Curtain to go up SATURDAY night on 20th play
- Group organizes to promote rail line rehab