According to a press release that was sent out this morning, Craig Kelly, a Vietnam Veteran from Jefferson, SD who served in the U.S. Air Force, was selected for a trip to The Siouxland Freedom Park in South Sioux City, Nebraska.
There are many great organizations throughout the Sioux Empire that aid our veterans. The Big Paws Canine Foundation is one of those special organizations that assists disabled veterans with the help of man's best friend.
Despite the rain and wet grounds, the groundbreaking ceremony of South Dakota's First State Veterans Cemetery marched on this past Monday.
Officials say they hope to start moving dirt on the property sometime between October or November...
Governor Kristi Noem and the South Dakota Department of Veteran Affairs announced Wednesday morning that the state will break ground on the first-ever South Dakota State Veteran Cemetery on September 9th.