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SDSU Extension names Whitney Sams as Moody County 4-H program assistant

BROOKINGS — South Dakota State University Extension 4-H is has welcomed Whitney Sams as the new Moody County 4-H program assistant. In conjunction with SDSU Extension 4-H, Sams will …

FSST issues statement on Governor Noem

No changes were announced as of Monday morning, on the status of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe and it not enacting any sort of ban of Governor Noem from local Tribal lands.
Residents in the Southview Heights neighborhood in Colman visited with IMEG Corp Senior Civil Engineer Shane Waterman this past Monday night, to better understand how the next phase of a water and sewer line replacement project will impact their daily lives. There are still a lot of questions as to how they will access their neighborhood given there is only way one in and out, S Florence Ave., and the timeline for the project is yet to be determined. Waterman assured residents that a gravel bypass will be constructed to allow everyone the best possible access to their homes throughout the duration of the project, but warned there may be times access will be limited.

Residents concerned about disruption ahead of water and sewer line project

Some Colman area residents are still wondering just how much an upcoming water and sewer line replacement project might displace them from their driveways, how much it may disrupt their daily lives, …
Obituaries
Phyllis J. Sona
February 31, 1931 - May 14, 2024
Dean C. Jones
May 12, 1966 - May 4, 2024
Patrick A. Bamburg
February 10, 1995 - April 20, 2024
Jennifer L. Steinhauer
March 28, 1956 - April 18, 2024
Mary M. Powers
June 2, 1929 - April 22, 2024
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By Carleen Wild Moody County Enterprise
Plans were unveiled publicly this past week to School Board Members for the new addition to the Colman-Egan School. Outlined now are the details for every classroom, hallway, workspace, and other areas along with the proposed exterior of the building. Work is set to begin later this summer so that the addition will be open in time for the 2025-26 school year.

Plans unveiled for school expansion

While they are not yet official or available to the general public, school board members at Colman-Egan this past week got a closer look at plans for the addition scheduled to be built onto the school ahead of the 2025-2026 school year.

Memorial Day Programs set

Traditional Memorial Day services will look a bit different this year in Flandreau, and county officials along with local Veterans organizations are hoping you will join them for this year’s special occasion.

More space to serve and nurture local youth

A groundbreaking was held this past Friday for the new addition to the Moody County Boys and Girls Club. The new space will include a full-size gym, concession stand, meeting rooms, a new program …

Buddy Poppy distribution is Saturday

The Moody Post 3351 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars will be distributing “Buddy Poppies” this Saturday at locations around Flandreau in honor of Memorial Day weekend.

Appreciation given to Law Enforcement

Major Bridget Flannery with the South Dakota National Guard and local VFW Post offered a token of appreciation this past week from the local post to officers with the Moody County Sheriff’s Office and Flandreau City Police Department this past Wednesday in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day.
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