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Sully County Fair Best of Show exhibits advanced for consideration in the South Dakota State Fair September 3-7, 2020. When the results were tallied, Sully exhibitors were each awarded ribbons… Read more⏵

Good, especially the beans.  Scott Sutton said, "Dad started planting climbing beans in our country garden.  We thought they were pretty interesting. We always had a big garden and liked to tr… Read more⏵

Onida’s very own pool has been a place for kids to take a swim and cool off during the hot summer weather. It’s also home to a brand-new artistic mural for everyone’s eyes to see, created by L… Read more⏵

Onida’s very own city playground has been around for a long while, slowly becoming a blast from the past from Onida’s earlier years. However, the past doesn’t last forever, as seen by the brea… Read more⏵

Special Mission Recognition was awarded to Darell Tilberg on Sunday, May 24, during worship services at the Onida United Methodist Church. Tilberg was chosen by members of the United Methodist… Read more⏵

The Facebook group Sully County COVID19 Mask Drive was created on April 15, and has to date collected and distributed more than 100 fabric facemasks personal protective equipment (PPE) to Onid… Read more⏵

For their ‘Pillowcase Project,’ the South Dakota Department of the American Legion Auxiliary was commended by their national organization. The ‘Pillowcase Project’ was named the Best Children … Read more⏵

Committed to improving lives, strengthening communities and fostering civic engagement through service and volunteering, the Central South Dakota Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is… Read more⏵

As late as Friday, weather forecasters were predicting temps in the 40s for Saturday, February 8, the date of the Sully County Fair Board’s ‘Just Chili’n’ fundraiser for the hundredth Sully Co… Read more⏵

The ‘Just Chili’n’ chili cook-off this Saturday is the latest fundraiser the Sully County Fair Board is conducting as they look forward to making the 100th Sully County Fair in 2022 the biggest ever. Read more⏵

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The stories of the community of Blunt and First Dakota National Bank – formerly Dakota State Bank – have unfolded side by side from the founding of the bank in Blunt in 1908 until its closing … Read more⏵

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 On the road or at home, The Onida Watchman keeps readers informed. A popular photo feature, the Watchman on the Road, follows readers on their travels to places close to home, off the beaten … Read more⏵

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For members of the Christian faith, Christmas is the day to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ and spend time with friends and family. Part of what makes the holidays so festive are the decor… Read more⏵

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Two members of the Sully Buttes Oral Interp Team will perform their pieces at the State Oral Interp competition this Friday in Yankton. Read more⏵

This Monday will mark 101 years since the Armistice that ended World War I. The Armistice went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of the year 1918. Read more⏵

Through the American Legion Auxiliary’s Dictionary Project, Onida third graders recently received a dictionary of their very own. The goal of The Dictionary Project is to ensure that everyone … Read more⏵

Longtime American Red Cross volunteer Nancy McKenney received Disaster Services Volunteer of the Year laurels during the organization’s Celebrating the Mission event last Thursday, September 26. Read more⏵

One of the first phone numbers residents of a certain age learned – perhaps even before learning their home phone number – was the number to call in case of fire, 258-2600.For more than five d… Read more⏵