Talk of the Town

BVHS Variety Show is Thursday night

Brandon Valley High School Concert Choir will present a variety show at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24 at the Performing Arts Center. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 each and activity passes will not be accepted. Proceeds from the event will go to the choir’s upcoming trip to Florida.


BVBA Bingo Night

The Brandon Valley Baseball Association will host family bingo nights, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26 at Tailgator’s. Eleven games of bingo will be played, with the final game of blackout for a $1,000 cash prize.


BVHS is host site of SD Percussion Showcase

Brandon Valley High School will host its first-ever indoor marching percussion show, the South Dakota Percussion Showcase, at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26. 

Indoor percussion marries elements of music performance, marching and theater to create unique and stunning performances. The evening will feature several percussion ensembles and competing groups from South Dakota and Minnesota. 

For the schedule, visit…93-mpa…


Pancake Breakfast at VS Legion is Feb. 27

Valley Springs American Legion will serve a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27 at the Post Home. Proceeds from the event will be used for upgrades to the baseball fields at Legion Community Park, which in turn, benefits the Brandon Valley Baseball Association and the youth they serve.

The menu will include pancakes, French toast, sausage, scrambled eggs and more.


Registration now open for kindergarten screening

The Brandon Valley School District is accepting registrations for the 2022-23 kindergarten screening process. Any family who has a child who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2022 will be eligible to start kindergarten next fall. 

Please call the school that your child will attend to register for screening.  Students must be preregistered to attend screening.      

• Brandon Elementary – 582-6315 – screening March 9 & 10

• Fred Assam Elementary – 582-1500 – screening Feb. 28 & March 1

• Inspiration Elementary – 582-8590 – screening March 7 & 8

• Robert Bennis Elementary – 582-8010 – screening March 3 & 4

• Valley Springs Elementary – 582-2948 – screening March 2



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