On December 9, Long Pine Lodge No. 136 sponsored a cornerstone for the Newport Fire Hall building. Most of the community attended the successful event.
Geoff Larsen, South Dakota’s Scottish Rite Sovereign Grand Inspector General attended the Newport Cornerstone.
South Dakota SGIG Jeff Larson and area Masons attended the Newport cornerstone ceremony. The man with the flower had high expectations for the evening. He was notably absent from supper.