The Scotland Youth Center will be sponsoring a "Dive In Pool Party" for Incoming grades 6th-8th on Wednesday, July 23 from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and for incoming 9th-12th graders on Thursday, July 24 from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. This will be at the Scotland Swimming Pool and the cost is $7. Come enjoy swimming, food and friends.
The Bon Homme County HuntSAFE Courses will be held in Scotland on Thursday, July 24, and Friday, July 25 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and on Saturday, July 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. It will be in the Scotland High School Community Room (south side). Contact Todd Crownover with any questions. All students MUST attend ALL days. 11 year olds turning 12 by December 31 and anyone 12-15 years needs to take the class as well as parents, adults and non-hunting students. Register online at the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks web page gfp.sd.gov and find the class under Hunter Education.
The Dawson Creek Golf Course will hold the Couple's Tournament on Sunday, July 27. The tournament will begin at 9:00 a.m. This tournament is limited to 54 couples with alternate shot 9 holes and scramble 9 holes. To register or for more information call 583-4244.
The Scotland Scottie Stampede Rodeo parade will be held Saturday, August 9 beginning at 1:30 p.m. There are six categories of parade entries. They are as follows: automobiles, equestrian, commercial, antique, youth and organizational. Check out the list of activities at facebook.com/scottiestampederodeodays and the entry form for the parade. Plan now for your special entry into the parade. Everyone is encouraged to have an entry in the parade, even if it isn't a fancy float. Entries can be submitted to Peggy Schelske, Box 388, Scotland, SD 57059 or dropped off at the Scotland Journal office. For more information call Peggy.
There will be a Kickball Tournament on Sunday, August 10 at the Scotland Sports Complex. This is fun for the whole family. The proceeds will go to the Scotland PTO. The cost is $50 per team. You must have at least 9 people on a team. You need to register by August 1. Call Peyton Rueb to register or with any questions. All participants under age 18 will need a waiver signed by a parent in order to participate.
Mark your calendar for Saturday, July 19 when the Lonetree Creek Raceway will host a Pink Cup Race promoting breast cancer awareness. This is their usual ATV, motorcycle and micro sprint races. Gates open at 2:00 p.m. Sign up by 4:30 p.m. Practice begins at 5:00 p.m. with the main races starting at 7:30 p.m. Lonetree Creek Raceway is located one mile north of the junction of Highway 25 and 18, on the east side of the road.
The Scotland Youth Center will hold their 3rd Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, August 9. Registration will be from 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. at the City Hall. The run will begin at 8:00 a.m. This event will be held rain or shine. Water stations will be available on site and at halfway. Awards will be presented to the top 3 individuals in each age division. The age divisions are 12 & under; 13-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; and 50 & over. There is a $25 entry fee before July 30 (guarantees you a t-shirt). After July 30 the entry fee will be $30 and the t-shirt is first come first serve. Email or mail entry information to firstname.lastname@example.org or Scotland Youth Center, PO Box 2, Scotland, SD 57059. Contact Erin with any questions.
The Summer Reading Program starts July 3rd. K-2nd grade from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 3rd-5th grade AND middle school (6-8 grade) from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
A Run in Pink 5K run/walk color run is set for Saturday, July 26 with check-in at 2:00 p.m. and the run starting at 2:30 p.m. at the parking lot on the south side of the school. This is a fundraiser for Pam Godlevsky and her journey with breast cancer. Registration is $15 from now until July 11th. The cost will be $25 after July 11th. Kids 12 and under are $5. Mail registration fee to Kristy Furney. Make checks payable to Pam Godlevsky. If you cant make it and would still like to donate, please indicate that on your check. WEAR WHITE! Safety glasses are a must. They will not be provided. There will be prizes after the race.
The third annual tractor and pickup pull will be held Saturday, June 28 beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the Lonetree Creek Race Park located one mile north of Highway 25 and 18 junction on the east side of the road. Gate fee is a freewill donation. NNPAI, Inc. rules and hook fees will be used. Registration will end 30 minutes before pull. Make sure you are pre-registered if you are not on time. Bring scale tickets for your weight classes. To pre-register call Loren Paulson 402-375-0576. For more information call Aaron Matthaei at 605-661-7405.
Cooler weather is forecast today in KELOLAND. Scattered t-storms are possible in the Black Hills.
The heat wave this week has forced many people to find
ways to stay cool.
Wearing light-weight and loose-fitting clothes is a good
way to beat the heat as well as drinking plenty of water.
Look for a hot day today with a heat advisory for much of eastern KELOLAND. Storms are possible in the northeast this evening.
Storm Center Update - Sunday PM
Storm Center Update - Sunday AM
Storm Center Update - Saturday PM
Storm Center Update - Saturday AM
Much of the Midwest has been experiencing a colder than
average 2014 while the west coast has been experiencing
Storm Center Update - Friday AM
As the music heats up, so will the temperatures.
Look for another pleasant day in KELOLAND with highs mainly in the lower to middle 80s.
The heat will build to our southwest over the next couple
Another pleasant day is ahead with highs in the mid to upper 70s.
It felt like an autumn morning on Tuesday as temperatures
dipped to the 40s and low 50s.
Campus officials say 22-year-old Shawn Afryl died Monday, during a workout with teammates.
SDSU named Krista Wood the Jackrabbits new head softball coach Tuesday.
Here are Tuesday's results from across KELOLAND.
Former Stampede standout Thomas Vanek is cooperating with federal authorities conducting an investigation in Rochester, New York.
A.J. Kirby-Jones collected three hits, a home run, and three RBI Monday, but Sioux Falls lost to St. Paul, 10-4.
Here are Monday's results from across KELOLAND.
Click the video player to view Monday's 10 p.m. sports broadcast.
Nick Kirkegaard got his start in racing with the help of fiance Paetyn, but it was his mom that introduced him to the sports.
Augustana will induct five former student-athletes into the Hall of Fame on September 26th.
The SDSU men's and women's golf programs will be led by new head coach Casey VanDamme.
The SDSU women's basketball team will open the season November 14th, against BYU.
A woman recognized as baseball's first female
professional umpire has been inducted into the Yankton
College Alumni Hall of Fame.
For Hartford native Sam Lind, his baseball career has propelled him around the country and back.
Sunday's 10PM Sports Broadcast.
Saturday's 10PM Sports Broadcast.
The Canaries were unable to muster a win in the second game of their series against the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, lose 4-2.
Harmodon Park was filled with law enforcement showing
their skills on the softball field for the annual
Battle of the Badges...
The 19th annual Orion Classic is scheduled for early August, and will feature eight professional golfers.
Click the video player to view Friday's 10 p.m. sports broadcast.
The Sioux Falls Canaries lost their sixth straight game Friday night, falling at Fargo-Moorhead, 12-3.
Here are Friday's results from across KELOLAND.