Rapid City Plans To Mark Anniversary Of 1972 Flood
November 1, 2011, 5:46 AM
RAPID CITY, SD -
Rapid City is planning to mark the anniversary of the 1972 flood that killed 238 people by holding a remembrance ceremony next summer.
The remembrance is set for the weekend of June 9-10 next year. The 1972 flood was one the
deadliest floods in the United States. It caused $160 million in damages.
The planning committee held their initial meeting for the anniversary remembrance Monday at City Hall.
Committee members plan to have a theme for the ceremony by Jan. 1
They say remembering the event is going to be a life-changing experience.
© 2011 Associated Press. All rights reserved. Material may not be redistributed.
11/23/2015 5:59 PM
For more than a decade, nobody knew Ronald Neels was sexually abusing a victim inside his home near Garretson. The victim never said anything about th...
11/21/2015 4:46 PM
A Roslyn, South Dakota man is accused of trying to kill another man overnight.
11/25/2015 9:01 AM
Students at Harrisburg High School are celebrating Wednesday morning.
11/25/2015 6:18 AM
In her first and only television interview, Doohen talked about her son, who she called the joy of her life.
11/23/2015 10:53 AM
Sioux Falls Police said a 16-year-old student wrote a message on a bathroom mirror.