Faith Independent

Photo courtesy Kirsten Maxwell
Several Faith area children and parents enjoyed to first session of swimming lessons at the Faith City Pool this last week. Parents commented how grateful they are to have this service available. “Learning how to float and not panick in the water, may very well save their life one day,”...
Photo courtesy Melinda Selby
Thirty-one golfers converged at the Northshore Golf Course on July 4th to compete in teams of four vying for first place and a year of bragging rights.  Looking back at last year’s event there are a few familiar faces in the top three places.  Brad Lemmel moved from the second place team in 2022 to...
Photo courtesy Laila Brownlee
One hundred and ten years after it was moved to its current location, a local one-room school was recently the focus of work by a group of volunteers intent on preserving a piece of community history.   Royal Center School, which was placed in February on the National Register of Historic Places,...
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Faith City Swimming Pool staff spent Monday afternoon washing 25+ vehicles in shifts in the parking area of the pool to raise money for pool expenses. Patrons were generous and the fundraiser was a success. A water volleyball tournament, neon night, Hawaiian night and bake sale are in the works to...
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The academic achievements of the best and brightest students from the Class of 2023 were recognized recently at the 33rd Annual Academic Excellence Recognition luncheon. Teancum Maxwell, graduated senior from Faith High School  was honored. Governor Kristi Noem and the Associated School Boards of...
 Photo courtesy Cally Garrigan
Competing against over 650 other students from 33 different schools FHS had two students place in the top 5 in their division. Teancum Maxwell placed 2nd in the Class B Advanced Math competition, and Jacob Maxwell placed 2nd in the Class B Geometry competition.


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