Mary Kay Sell: 4-H extraordinaire, bus driver, business owner

By Cody Rose

She’s had her own business in the community, she’s been involved with the Bennett County Fair and she’s been driving the school bus for 25 years. Mary Kay Sell is a key pillar of the Bennett County community.

Mary Kay has been involved with the Bennett County Fair for her entire life. She has been at the Bennett County Extension Office since 2015 and prior to that, she’s been a club leader, a 4-H parent and she was even a 4-H member when she was a kid. She has always been involved in some way. “I started riding horses before I could walk,” Mary Kay said. … to continue reading, you may purchase a newspaper at the Bennett County Booster II in Martin, S.D., participating retailers or online at

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