Independent Register

Band trip creates lasting memories for 72 students

Band trip creates lasting memories for 72 students

By Siara Schwartzlow Editor BRODHEAD – Early Friday morning, a group of 72 students and 18 adults returned from a fieldtrip to Tennessee. Students took tours, held performances, and even sang karaoke. The group’s time of departure was set for 8 p.m. Sunday night, March 20, but the time was […]

 
 

Veterans Memorial Park honors heroes with new helicopter

Veterans Memorial Park honors heroes with new helicopter

By Melody Pope Correspondent MONROE — For the survivors of seemingly impossible situations, finding sanctuary – however critical – is no easy task. Nonetheless, Larry and Karen Ayres have accomplished just that. “There are veterans who come here to find comfort,” Larry Ayres said of the Green County Veterans Memorial […]

 
 

2/23/16 Shopper

2/23/16 Shopper
 
 

Music Boosters brat sale happening now

BRODHEAD — The Brodhead Music Boosters will be selling brats now through Friday, April 1st. The fundraiser supports music programs and students in the Brodhead School District. Rackow’s locally made brats will cost $7.00/package of 6 and will be available in the following flavors: Regular, Mushroom, Swiss & Onion, Green […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

3/16/16 Shopper

3/16/16 Shopper
 
 

School District to present referendum

BRODHEAD — On Wednesday, Jan. 13th, the Brodhead School Board unanimously passed a resolution to present a referendum at the spring election on Tuesday, April 5th. The referendum seeks permission for the district to exceed state revenue caps for the purpose of maintaining facilities and programs at their current levels […]

 
 

Cardinal boys suffer season-ending loss to Lakeside Lutheran

Cardinal boys suffer season-ending loss to Lakeside Lutheran

By Derek Hoesly Correspondent LAKE MILLS — The eleven-seed Brodhead Cardinals ran into a buzz saw as six-seed Lakeside Lutheran beat Brodhead 96-54 in a WIAA Division 3 regional quarterfinal matchup last Tuesday. The opening three minutes were a seesaw battle. Senior Ned Slocum found sophomore Justice Tway, who converted […]

 
 

Library displays student art during Youth Art Month

BRODHEAD — Throughout March, the public library will be showcasing artwork created by students of the Brodhead Elementary and Middle School. This is a wonderful opportunity to view student artwork in another setting. Please stop by to view the work created by our spectacular artists. Youth Art Month has been […]