South Dakota has recorded the nation’s third-highest rate of coronavirus cases per capita over the last two weeks, an alarming development health officials attributed to summer gatherings, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and students returning to college campuses and school classrooms.
The Gregory County Commissioners are closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 throughout the county. Gregory County now has one of the highest rates of growth of COVID-19 in South Dakota, and the community spread is considered substantial and will increase exponentially over the next month.
Former Gregory School Board member Robert Wik was honored by Associated School Boards of South Dakota for his many years of service on the school board. The Longevity Award recognizes school board leaders who have served 20 or more years on a local school board.
Hagin Frank took top honors in the Calf Riding during Family Fun Day at the 85th Annual Brown County Fair.
Candidates for 2020 Homecoming Royalty have been announced. AHS Homecoming will be held next week culminating in the crowning of the Homecoming Royalty following the football game on Friday, September 11th against Loup City/Arcadia.