User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


24° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Sturgis High School Students Build Motorcycle

April 30, 2012, 4:57 PM by Derek Olson

Sturgis High School Students Build Motorcycle
STURGIS, SD -

Sturgis is known for motorcycles.  It's only fitting that high school students there have been spending the last three months building a custom bike. That motorcycle was unveiled Monday.

Students transformed a Harley Davidson Road King into a Road Glide.

In the process of the build, these students learned skills that they'll keep forever, regardless of what they decide for a career.

"It may not be motorcycles, but it will be something and they can use all these same skills that they learned," mentor Keith Terry said.

"It's something that has widened my eyes in the career field, so it's something that I may be able to do in the future," Sturgis 12th grader Peter Schmit said.

The motorcycle will appear at area events and the magazine American Iron before being auctioned off. The money raised will benefit the Black Hills Special Olympics and the Sturgis Museum and Hall of Fame.

The bike has been valued at around $60,000.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View education

You may also like

Students Return To School After Measles Scare

1/25/2015 5:23 PM

Students will be heading back to school tomorrow at Holy Spirit Elementary after the confirmation that one of the students has tested positive with th...

Full Story
SF School Board Adjusts Superintendent Powers For Student Absence

1/26/2015 9:55 PM

Two words now included in school policy could eliminate a lot of paperwork if more students are forced to stay home because of the flu.

Full Story | Watch
LHS Boys Basketball Team Helps Students Against Teachers

1/23/2015 9:55 PM

Teachers and students at Garfield Elementary laced up their sneakers for a chance at bragging rights.

Full Story | Watch
Lake Area Technical Institute Reaches Enrollment Record

1/29/2015 6:02 AM

Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown says 2,020 students were tallied during the final spring semester student count.

Full Story
USD Offering Camp For Students Interested In Health Care

1/25/2015 10:12 AM

High school students interested in pursuing health care careers can now sign up for a health-care themed summer camp at the University of South Dakota...

Full Story


Events