Music is the singular human language


Jazz Diversity Project tours West River communities

 by T.B. Livermont
Copy Editor, WRE

Bringing the story of how jazz music both reflected African-American experience from slavery and up beyond the Civil Rights Era, the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Jazz Diversity Project delivered an amazing performance and learning experience on Monday, September 16, at the Cheyenne River Youth Project in Eagle Butte.

To read the rest of the Jazz Diversity Project coverage, see the September 19, 2013, edition of the West River Eagle.

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Most recent regular Eagle Butte City Council Meeting on April 9, 2014. Recording records entire meeting excluding a one-hour executive session. Top action taken: approved Tuesday's Ward II election results; rescinded February council action reducing Mayor salary, putting it back to what it was prior to action; appointed Verzella LaPlante Mayor; appointed Tyson LaPlante to fill Ward II seat. Most recent Dupree City Council meeting held on Monday, April 7, 2014. Most recent regular Dupree City Council Meeting held on March 3, 2014. Recording starts shortly after meeting was called to order and runs entire length of meeting. Main discussion points included city streets and the upcoming April election.


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