DE SMET De Smet has been named small Community of the Year by Gov. Dennis Daugaard.
De Smet is looking to the future and working to recruit and encourage the next generation of economic development and city leaders, he said.
In 2012, De Smet brought in three new companies, helped six other companies expand, launched its own marketing campaign and started the Young Guns organization, which brings together 20- to 40-year-olds living in the community to help with economic development, Daugaard said.
Sturgis was named the large Community of the Year.For the complete article see the 04-18-2013 issue.
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