Richard L. Hale, Sr


Richard L. Hale, Sr., 51, of Cherry Creek, SD, entered the Spirit World on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Rapid City Regional Hospital.

He is survived by two sons: Richard Hale, Jr. of Cherry Creek and Josh Hale of Bridger, SD. Two brothers: Herbert Hale of Eagle Butte, SD and Cleo Hale of Cherry Creek. Two sisters: Martha Hernandez of Rapid City; Connie Bear Stops of Red Scaffold, SD and two half sisters: Lavina Eagle Chasing and Pat Red Fox of Eagle Butte. Numerous grandchildren.

A one night wake will begin at 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 2, 2014, at the Cherry Creek Community Building at Cherry Creek. Funeral Services will begin at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 3 at the Cherry Creek Community Building, with Pastors Erick Hernandez and Merle Beacy officiating.

Burial will follow at the UCC Cemetery at Cherry Creek.

Funeral arrangements have been placed in the care of Rooks & Red Dog Funeral Home of Eagle Butte.

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Most recent Eagle Butte Special City Council Meeting held on April 23, 2014. Recording is of the entire open session excluding executive session. Action taken was to restate and re-approve three motions made at the April 9, 2014 session. Approved to move ahead with main street water main replacement project and to open it up to bids. 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 Top action taken: approved Tuesday's Ward II election results; rescinded February council action reducing Mayor salary, putting it back to what it was prior to action; appointed Verzella LaPlante Mayor; appointed Tyson LaPlante to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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