Here's a couple reader-submitted photos by Aaron Venner and Kerry Bowers for the Capital Journal's Community Art.
There were plenty of smiles as the community came together to honor Central South Dakota's top athletes on Thursday night.
Ray Pfeffer and Kevin Hovis get to work rolling out the last issue of the Capital Journal printed on its Pierre printing press on May 21.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors spring baseball team played their final four home games of the regular season at Hyde Stadium in Pierre this past weekend. They hosted the Sioux Falls Washington Warriors on Friday night, and the Sioux Falls Lincoln Patriots on Saturday afternoon.
Two Pierre students earned big scholarships on April 26 during T.F. Riggs' awards night.
Stanley County Middle-High School held its Band and Choir Concert on May 4 in Parkview Auditorium, where Director Tina England presented members with multiple awards. Here are the honors the student's received.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors, Stanley County Buffaloes, and Sully Buttes Chargers track teams saw action at the 2021 Capitol City Qualifier at Hollister Field in Pierre on Tuesday. Other teams seeing action at the meet include Potter County, White River, Aberdeen Central, Huron, Dupree.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors tennis team started their three straight days of action on Thursday when they hosted the first day of the Pierre Invitational at the Griffin Park Tennis Courts in Pierre. The Govs competed against the Rapid City Christian Comets, Lennox Orioles, St. Thomas Mor…
Pierre resident Marylinn Baker snapped some photos of National Guard units from Pierre, Huron and Rapid City training on maneuvers at Oahe Dam on Saturday.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors, Stanley County Buffaloes and Sully Buttes Chargers track and field teams saw action on Friday at the American Legion Relays at Hollister Field in Pierre. Action lasted all day, and featured teams from all classes throughout South Dakota. On 12 occasions, loca…
The Georgia Morse Middle School track team competed in the Aberdeen Middle School Track and Field Invitational at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen on Tuesday. No results were sent to the Capital Journal. The next time the Georgia Morse Middle School track team is scheduled to see action will b…
The Georgia Morse Middle School track and field team held a track meet at Hollister Field in Pierre on Thursday. Multiple schools were scheduled to compete in the track meet, including Stanley County and Wakpala. Here are a few photos from that event shot by our own Elise Wines. A full galle…
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors boys tennis team opened up their 2021 season with a pair of duals against the Mitchell Kernels and Rapid City Central Cobblers at Griffin Park in Pierre on Thursday.
Stanley County senior Nathan Cook signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Dakota State University in Madison in a signing ceremony at Parkview Gymnasium in Fort Pierre on Wednesday.
The Pierre Elks Lodge sponsored the 68th annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Governor's Residence on April 4. Hundreds of kids and their families showed up. Gov. Kristi Noem got the kids started, and the lawns -- full of candy and toys -- were swept clean in minutes.
The Oahe Family YMCA Pierre Aquatic Center held an underwater Easter egg hunt on Sunday afternoon. Kids that were ages 3-12 competed in the Easter egg hunt.
The Lyman Raiders boys basketball team faced the Canistota Hawks in the seventh place game at the Class B State Boys Basketball Tournament on Saturday morning. The Hawks came away with a 59-44 victory.
The Lyman Raiders played the Lower Brule Sioux in the consolation semifinals of the Class B State Boys Basketball Tournament at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen on Friday afternoon. The Sioux came away with a 51-36 victory.
If you’re looking for something to do on Saturday night, you’re in luck. The Central South Dakota Figure Skating Club will hold their King of the Sahara Showcase on Ice event at the Oahe Expo Center in Fort Pierre on Saturday. The event is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. CT.
The Lyman Raiders faced the Kadoka Kougars in the Region 7B Tournament at the Lyman Gardens on Friday night. The Raiders came away with a 58-46 victory.
The Oahe Capitals boys varsity hockey team played three straight days of home games at the Oahe Expo Center in Fort Pierre this past weekend. They hosted the Rushmore Thunder on Friday, the Sioux Falls Flyers 2 team on Saturday, and the Mitchell Marlins on Sunday.
The Class A and Class B State Wrestling Tournaments at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City concluded on Saturday. Several local area wrestlers not only competed in their respective tournaments, but also excelled on the mat.
Several local wrestling teams competed in the State Wrestling Tournament at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City on Thursday. Class A action took place in the Ice Arena, while the Class B action happened in the Barnett Arena.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls competed against the Brookings Bobcats at Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre on Tuesday night. The Govs defeated the Bobcats 56-38.
The Stanley County Buffaloes and Lyman Raiders wrestling teams each saw action at the Region 4B Wrestling Tournament at Parkview Gymnasium on Saturday. The Region Tournament is the only chance for wrestlers to qualify for the State B Wrestling Tournament on an individual basis. Wrestlers qua…
The Pierre Swim Team hosted the 2021 Capital City Qualifier at the Oahe Family YMCA in Pierre on Feb. 6-7. They had 81 swimmers competing, with 24 swimmers placing first in their events.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls basketball team hosted the Lakota Tech Tatanka at Riggs Gymnasium on Tuesday night in what was the first matchup ever between the two teams. The Govs defeated the Tatanka 58-48.
The Stanley County Buffaloes and Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors gymnastics teams each saw action at their respective State Gymnastics Meets in Watertown this past weekend. The Buffs competed in the State A Gymnastics Meet on Friday, while the Govs competed in the State AA Gymnastics Meet on Saturday.