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Former band director gets encore of fight song he penned

November 3, 2017 by Seattle Times

BOX ELDER, S.D. (AP) — Tears rolled as the familiar first musical notes reached his failing 95-year-old ears. ... Leonard “Len” Borlaug first combined this pattern of notes 55 years ago when he created “Douglas Rouser,” the Douglas High School fight song.

Bucks top Douglas in FB quarterfinals

October 28, 2017 by KEVN Black Hills Fox

... other South Dakota high school football team made the necessary trips to their quarterfinal match-ups yesterday, the Yankton Bucks declined to make their trip through yesterday's high winds. Friday evening, the Bucks would oblige, heading to Box ...

Freshmen learn the dangers of distracted driving

May 3, 2017 by Kotatv

KotatvBOX ELDER, S.D. (KOTA-TV) - A glimpse into a terrible reality, that's what freshmen at Douglas High-School were given today during Freshman Impact. Nearly 230 students participated in today's event, where they had the opportunity to meet police ...

South Dakota students crown teen with Down syndrome as prom queen

April 19, 2017 by

TheBlaze.comClassmates of a South Dakota teen with Down syndrome recently crowned her prom queen, according to Inside Edition. Students at Douglas High School in Box Elder, South Dakota, voted senior Katie Haugh as prom queen recently after a campaign led by ...

The importance of recess in schools

April 11, 2017 by KCRG

KCRGIn the Douglas School District in Box Elder, South Dakota, elementary students have 35 minutes a day divided between a recess and lunch break. Unlike some school districts, Douglas never withholds physical activity as a punishment. Recess and gym class ...

Douglas School District restructures elementary for 2017

November 6, 2016 by Kotatv

KotatvThe Douglas School District Superintendent, Allan Kerr says that this was a carefully thought of and well researched decision. "Academic research says that fewer transitions for young kids will result in higher academic levels, and better psychological ...

Ellsworth group donates land for sports complex in Box Elder

September 10, 2016 by Rapid City Journal

Rapid City JournalThe fields have been a dream for many years for Grim and others in Box Elder. New Douglas High School baseball, softball and soccer teams are in need of a facility to practice and play. The fields would also benefit the little league organization ...

Signing Day List: All SD Colleges

February 3, 2016 by Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls Argus LeaderMikel Frost, WR, Shasta College, Redding, CA. Kevin Ptak, WR, Allen High School, Allen, TX. Jeremiah Hopkins, QB, Little wound high School Kyle, SD. Tucker Severson, QB, Douglas High School, Box Elder, SD. Eric Christofferson, K, Langford High School, ...


February 23, 2014 by Rapid City Journal

Rapid City JournalConnor Bushman of Rapid City was selected South Dakota American Legion 2013 Eagle Scout of the Year. He is the son of David and Stephanie Bushman and a senior at Douglas High School in Box Elder. His project was an $8,000 community playground ...


February 23, 2014 by Rapid City Journal

Rapid City JournalSteve Babbitt, Black Hills State University professor of photography, and BHSU graduate Matt Kapust had several of their photographs featured in a recent issue of High Country News. The article is about the transformation of the Homestake Mine into the ...

Broadie leaves his mark

November 4, 2009 by Rapid City Journal

Rapid City JournalSeth A. McConnell/Journal staff Douglas head football coach Dave Broadie will be retiring from his role as head coach after 33 years at the helm. Broadie, who led the Patriots to a 11A Championship in 1994, hopes to stay with the team in an assistant ...

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