The 2020 Homecoming candidates are shown above.
Homecoming 2020 is just around the corner with all its festivities and fun. The Homecoming court has been chosen, and the different dress-up days have been designated. The volleyball team will host Corsica-Stickney on Thursday, September 24. Gregory will host Parkston for the Homecoming football game Friday evening, and the cross country team will travel to Platte for a meet on Saturday. Monday’s dress-up theme will be “holidays,” Tuesday will be spirit day, Wednesday will be country vs. country club, movie day will be Thursday’s theme, and Friday will be class colors day.
Suicide was the 9th leading cause of death in South Dakota, but the 2nd leading cause among ages 15-34 in 2019. With 168 suicides in 2018, South Dakota had the 19th highest rate in the United States. The rate was 19 per 100,000 population in SD compared to 14.8 per 100,000 nationally.
The regular meeting of the Gregory County Board of Commissioners was held at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at the Gregory County Courthouse.
2020 has been a tough year to own a movie theatre. With indoor theaters shutting their doors in response to COVID-19, movie companies slowed the production and halted the release of new movies. This meant drive-ins were left to find alternatives if they wanted to remain open.