2012-12-12 E-Edition

~Esther “Ta Tiopa Wakan Win” Eagle Bear-White Face~

Esther “Ta Tiopa Wakan Win” Eagle Bear-White Face, age 90, passed away on December 5, 2012 at Rapid City, SD. Survivors include – Sons: Elmer White Face of Porcupine, SD, Manuel White Face of Porcupine, SD Chauncey White Face Jr. of #4 Community, David Lee White Face of Porcupine, SD. Daughters: Lorraine Eagle Elk-White Face of Porcupine, SD, Esther White […]

Vinyl records still rule the turntable

Once upon a time there was a black vinyl disc whose only goal in life was to make people smile. Like its grandfather, the wax cylinder, the disc marveled at how people acted when it turned in circles – round and round. Some shook, some hopped up and down, some twirled; most did these things with other people. But even […]

~Caroline Roberta Foote Peneaux~

Caroline Roberta Foote Peneaux was born to Stephan Foote and Mercy King Foote on June 7th 1928 in Hamill, SD. She attended school in Ideal, SD. She had two brothers: William Foote, and Harold Foote. She had one sister that died in infancy: Belva Beatrice. She met Thomas Peneaux in 1948 and were married in 1952. Caroline played the guitar […]

~Gertie Elizabeth Henry~

Gertie Elizabeth Henry, age 63, passed away on December 2, 2012 at Tulsa, OK. Survivors include – Children: Fabian Curtis of Tulsa, OK, Temple Sicard of Richfield, UT, Michelle Curtis and Trudy Curtis both of Billings, MT, Sheila Curtis of Tulsa, OK, and Kelli Blankenship and Kimberly Henry both of Tulsa, OK. Brothers: Toby of Arizona and Lymon Bear Robe […]

~Melvin Patrick Good Soldier Jr.~

Melvin Patrick Good Soldier Jr. age 28, passed away December 3,2012 in Allen, S.D. Survivors include – Father: Melvin Good Soldier Sr. Mother: Elizabeth Zuercher of Devil’s Lake, ND Step-Father: Rick Zuercher of Devil’s Lake, ND Spouse: Miranda Shangreaux Son: Dylan Good Soldier of Allen, SD Daughter: Arianna Good Soldier of Allen, SD Sisters: Annalissa Good Soldier-Lane of Oberon, ND, […]

~Larry J. Fast Wolf~

Larry J. Fast Wolf, age 71, passed away on December 3, 2012 at Lake Norden, SD. Survivors include – Spouse: Josephine (Bissonette) Fast Wolf of Red Shirt Table, SD. Daughters: Faith & Hope Fast Wolf of Red Shirt Table, SD, Step Daughter: Debbie Mendoza of Box Elder, SD, Brother: Rueben Fast Wolf of Oglala, SD, Sister: Gloria Fast Wolf of […]

~Pauline Nelson-Big Crow~

On December 9, 2012 Pauline Nelson-Big Crow, age 82, left this world to join her beloved husband Francis X. Big Crow in the Spirit World. Pauline Nelson–Big Crow was born on January 30, 1930 in Allen, SD to Patrick Nelson and Sally Little Hoop-Nelson. She received her education at the Holy Rosary Mission. She was united in marriage on May […]

The Rez of the Story

Hau Mitakuyepi (Greetings My Relatives), This is one of those FYI columns that will illuminate as well as possibly create enough intrigue in you to seriously consider delving into this matter further. These are concepts well worth exploring if you want to be a more informed and active voter or if you might be contemplating public office at some time […]


OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION FACILITY OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE PINE RIDGE, SOUTH DAKOTA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Oglala Sioux Tribe of Pine Ridge, South Dakota, will receive bids until January 17, 2013 at the hour of 4:00 PM (MT) at the office of KLJ, 330 Knollwood Drive, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701. The bid documents shall be […]