Archive for: December, 2017

George Blakslee

George Blakslee

George Warren Blakslee, age 96, of Brodhead, WI, passed away on Monday, December 18, 2017, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Monroe, WI. He was born on July 12, 1921 in Llanerch, PA, the son of Leigh Wallace and Grace Belle (Lamb) Blakslee. He married Kathleen Peterson on September 16, 1948 […]

 
 

12/21/17 Clinton Classifieds

12/21/17 Clinton Classifieds

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12/20/17 Shopper

12/20/17 Shopper
 
 

Finance committee renews appraiser contract, among other business

By Erica Gokey, Correspondent – The Finance Committee met last Wednesday to discuss contracts as well as Police and City Hall equipment issues. Minutes from the October 2018 meeting were approved along with the Treasures Report for November 2017. Doug Pinnow, a member of the Community Center Committee, presented information […]

 
 

Beloit Turner overtakes Cardinal wrestlers

Beloit Turner overtakes Cardinal wrestlers

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Beloit Turner Trojans wrestling team wrestled like a conference favorite en route to a 56-18 dual meet win over Brodhead-Juda last Tuesday. “Beloit Turner will be one of the best teams. It will probably be between them and Evansville and Jefferson,” head coach Bill […]

 
 

Whippets ground Cardinal girls basketball

Whippets ground Cardinal girls basketball

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Whitewater Whippets made the plays down the stretch to pull out a 58-47 Rock Valley win over Brodhead (4-5 overall, 2-5 Rock Valley) last Friday. The opening half was a tight battle with eight different lead changes. Senior Erin Nyhus attacked the rim for […]

 
 

Turner beats Cardinal boys in basketball

Turner beats Cardinal boys in basketball

  By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent – The Cardinals (3-3 overall, 2-2 Rock Valley) encountered a major scoring drought down the stretch in a tough 82-71 Rock Valley loss to Beloit Turner last Thursday. The battle was a seesaw affair all night with neither team getting major separation. With the score […]

 
 

Richard Parmer

Richard F. Parmer, age 66, of Evansville, WI, formerly of Brodhead, WI, passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the Evansville Manor, Evansville, WI. He was born on February 19, 1951 in Monroe, WI, the son of Richard L. and Maria (Rettan) Parmer. Dick graduated from Brodhead High School […]

 
 

JAMES C. HENNINGSEN

JAMES C. HENNINGSEN

Mr. James C. Henningsen, age 74, of Meadows of Dan, Virginia, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Forsyth hospital in Winston Salem, NC. He was born on September 27, 1943 in Benton, Wisconsin to the late James R. and Clara Henningsen. In addition to his parents he was preceded […]

 
 

Local boy afflicted by rare disease receives check for $6,000

Local boy afflicted by rare disease receives check for $6,000

A successful pig roast was among fundraisers held Sept. 30 for Brock Scarpetta, who has Batten’s disease. National Mutual Benefit, a fraternal benefit society, matched up to $2,500 of the money raised, which yielded a check in the amount of $6,055, presented by National Mutual Benefit Branch #101 to Brock […]