Flags

The state flag of South Dakota flies over the South Dakota Mines campus on Dec. 8, 2023, in Rapid City. (Seth Tupper/South Dakota Searchlight)

‘Let it speak for us’: Legislator plans to pursue South Dakota flag redesign

BY: - December 10, 2023

South Dakota needs a new flag, says Brandon Valley High School student Ryan Schultz. Schultz, who is passionate about flag design and vexillology (the study of flags), is leading the charge, pushing for legislation that would establish a redesign committee. “I think having a good flag can unify us as a people,” Schultz said. In […]