Faith Independent

Photo courtesy Shara Haines
The Faith Area Community Foundation (FACF) entered their third year of fundraising with the new year in hopes of raising just over $130,000.00. The FACF was formed in December of 2018. The group came together at a community meeting, appointing a board of 9 directors and began setting the ground...
FHS Senior Allison Haines has been awarded both the  Crosland  and Davis Scholarships for students attending Samford University, a private Christian university, in Birmingham, Alabama. Allison decided on her number 1 college over the summer and submitted her application during Thanksgiving break. “...
 Photo courtesy Miles Gifford
FHS seniors Joel Gifford and Aiyana Byrd spent February 3, 2021(National Signing Day), signing the dotted line and reaching long term goals both had set to play college sports.  Joel will continue his football career with the South Dakota School of Mines in Rapid City, SD. He will transition from a...
Photo courtesy Elke King
On Sunday, January 31, 2021, the Faith FFA officers and volunteers worked at the Ag Experience booth during the Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo. Members at the event included Cord Capp, Hudson Fischbach, Ian Arneson, Corbin Mackaben , Brigg Price, Tristan Kennedy, Bridget Lemmel, Billie Kilness...
 Photo courtesy South Dakota Retailers Association
Dana Keffeler, owner of Keffeler Kreations in Faith, was recently named Retailer of the Year at the South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) annual banquet in Pierre. SDRA has presented the Retailer of the Year Award annually since 1982 to recognize businesses committed to excellence in their...
Photo courtesy Alison Grueb
The jr. varsity and varsity Longhorn teams came out strong at the beginning of their games against the Dupree Tigers on Tuesday, December 22 to get two huge wins. The jr. varsity had three players scoring in the double digits: Caden Selby with 20, Matthew Gray 13 and Jackson Schauer added 10....
Photo courtesy Alison Grueb
The Longhorns opened their season on their home court on Saturday, December 12, 2020 with two wins over the Kadoka Kougars.  The jr. varsity were down at the end of the first half  but came back to win by three. The Longhorns  had three players in double digits;  Jackson Schauer led with 15 points...
 Photo courtesy Amie Schauer
The Faith  junior high girls basketball team traveled to Newell, Saturday, December 5, 2020, to participate in the Little Moreau Conference Basketball Tournament. The junior high Lady Longhorns played three games on Saturday in their quest to capture the title of champions. In the first game of the...


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