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Sioux Falls teacher of the year is...
Mar 23, 2015 • Sioux Falls Argus LeaderTeaching is all about relationships for Gretchen Johnson. Learning starts with trust, Johnson said, and the physical education teacher tries to build that trust in the roughly 550 students she works with at Cleveland Elementary School. Johnson, 32, was ... More
Garry: In a silent world, his game spoke volumes
Mar 27, 2015 • Sioux Falls Argus LeaderMitchell, 79, is being inducted into the South Dakota Basketball Hall of Fame along with 15 others at a banquet Saturday at the Ramkota Hotel in Sioux Falls. You look at that list of inductees and you see people such as Amy Burnett of Huron and Chuck ... More
Watertown senior going to DC for national poetry competition
Mar 21, 2015 • Washington TimesEight students from South Dakota high schools competed for the title. Second place went to Alex Schumacher, a senior at Washington High School in Sioux Falls. Two teachers were also honored for their efforts in the classroom: Daniel Snethen of Little ... More
Civil Rights activist, missionary, South Dakota elder speaks to WHS students
Mar 18, 2015 • KSFYThe topic of race and Civil Rights dates back decades but it's still making national headlines. Wednesday, students at Washington High School in Sioux Falls got a lesson from a man who has lived through some of the worst discrimination in history ... More
Class AA: Warriors chase S.D. perfection - Washington aims to cap season ...
Mar 19, 2015 • USA TODAY High School SportsWhen the Class AA boys state basketball tournament tips off today, three Sioux Falls schools will be there to test out their new digs — also known as the Denny Sanford Premier Center. It's a fitting coincidence that the Sioux Falls squads — No. 1 ... More
Harrisburg, Sioux Falls trio charge into 'AA'
Mar 12, 2015 • USA TODAY High School SportsThis year's Class AA state girls basketball tournament has a southeastern South Dakota feel to it, with three Sioux Falls schools and Harrisburg in the mix. That could stand to change quickly, though. Harrisburg, which started 1-8 before winning 11 of ... More
$25M condo/retail/office planned for Main Ave
Mar 3, 2015 • Sioux Falls Argus LeaderThe group of Washington High School alumni has owned the property since the 1990s. The investors have completed several other redevelopment projects in the area but held off on the northeast corner of 12th Street and Main Avenue as the market matured ... More
United Way funding to help new nonprofits needs
Mar 16, 2015 • Sioux Falls Argus Leader•African Community Center of Sioux Falls, Youth Enrichment and Development: After-school programming for Washington High school refugee and immigrant students from Africa that supports academic endeavors and provides skills, knowledge and resources to ... More