Archive for: March, 2016

Pearl Island Gala tickets available now

Pearl Island Gala tickets available now

By Michele Benesh Correspondent BRODHEAD — Don’t miss out on all the fun and the chance to contribute to the Pearl Island Recreational Corridor project! The space is filling up quickly, but you can still get tickets until this Friday, March 25th. Assemble a group of employees or friends and […]

 
 

Mr. Parkview competition sure to become new tradition

Mr. Parkview competition sure to become new tradition

By Siara Schwartzlow Editor ORFORDVILLE – The first-ever Mr. Parkview was crowned Friday night, March 18th. Senior Carson Brauer took home the honors, along with a $370 scholarship. Parkview teacher Kyle Maurer planned and organized the event. “I participated in a Mr. competition at my high school,” he said. “I’ve […]

 
 

They came from Clinton: Bobby Oldenburg

They came from Clinton: Bobby Oldenburg

By Audrey Buchanan Clinton School District This is the ninth in a series of stories about Clinton schools alumni and where they are today. Bobby Oldenburg is a 2015 graduate of Clinton High School. Immediately following graduation, Oldenburg attended Rock Valley College in Rockford, Ill., as part of a program […]

 
 

Elementary students learn about measuring food energy

Elementary students learn about measuring food energy

CLINTON – Students in David Fridley’s sixth grade science classes at Clinton Elementary School had the opportunity to measure the amount of energy that is generated by different types of food when it is burned. This was compared to the way in which the human body burns food for energy. […]

 
 

Spring cleaning means time to be aware of burning debris hazards

Its spring and everyone has been cleaning their yard of debris, making piles of brush that they will be burning soon. Do you know the rules for burning in your area? Do you know you can be fined for burning prohibited items? Do you know what those items are? The […]

 
 

Clinton Public Library Foundation receives grant

By Mary Ann Inman Reporter CLINTON – Clinton Public Library Foundation (CPLF) announces that it has received a grant for the amount of $750 from the Stateline Community Foundation.The grant opportunity will make possible a promotional outreach campaign for Clinton Public Library. “Clinton Public Library opens doors for curious minds, […]

 
 

Clinton Foresters seek original poem for Arbor Day

CLINTON — Clinton’s forestry officials invite area individuals with poetic inclination to create an original poem expressing the virtues of trees. Entries will be judged and its author at Clinton’s Arbor Day ceremony will present the winning poem on Saturday, April 30. Students and adults are urged to participate. To […]

 
 

CHS to present ‘You can’t take it with you’ March 17-19

CLINTON – The Clinton High School present its first high school play in 50 years. Come and see the romantic comedy “You Can’t Take It With You” on Thursday, March 17, Friday, March 18, and Saturday, March 19 at 7 p.m. on the Clinton Middle School Stage. Tickets are $4 […]

 
 

3/17/16 Clinton Classifieds

3/17/16 Clinton Classifieds

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3/16/16 Shopper

3/16/16 Shopper