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TSLN among BHSS Pioneer Breakfast honorees

Conger Ranch was recognized as the BHSS Pioneer Ranch. Photo courtesy NanCee Maynard

The Pioneer Breakfast was Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Central States Fairgrounds Fine Arts Building.

Honorees included:

• Hubert Roth (posthumously). He was instrumental in doing the first layout and groundwork for the Central States Fair, the Hubert Roth Grandstand in his honor

• Jerry Hammerquist: former & longtime CSF/BHSS Board of Director, Rancher, Cattleman and promoter of the Black Hills Stock Show.

• BHSS Spirit Award (people who do not fit into the ranching/ag area but have made a notable contribution to the area/community) Tri State News –over 50 years of support and reporting events of the Black Hills Stock Show

• New- BHSS Pioneer Ranch Award (a continuing original generational operating ranch): Conger Ranch is located near Buffalo Gap. It was founded is 1880 and continues to be operated by the family.

–BHSS Pioneer Breakfast Committee

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