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Local WWII veteran remembers his service to our country

Local WWII veteran remembers his service to our country

By Celeste Lightner-Greenwalt For The Clinton Topper Born in Monticello, Wis. in 1925, Fred Wiedmer was born into a farming family in Turtle Valley just north of Delavan, one of eight children. Now, 91 years old, Fred sat down to remember his time in the United States Army during one […]

 
 

School Bell Awards to be presented at Commencement ceremony

  CLINTON – The Clinton Community School District is fortunate to have people in our community who support our schools, students, and staff. This year we are again honoring individuals, organizations, and businesses who have contributed to the success of our schools.  Pick up this week’s printed edition for full […]

 
 

They came from Clinton: Bridget DeLong Wozniak – Medical Doctor in Family Practice

They came from Clinton: Bridget DeLong Wozniak – Medical Doctor in Family Practice

By Audrey Buchanan Clinton School District This is the fifteenth in a series of articles about Clinton Alumni and where they are today. Bridget (DeLong) Wozniak graduated from Clinton High School in 2000, as co-valedictorian, and went on to become a doctor in family practice in Baraboo, Wisconsin. After high […]

 
 

Village Board reviewed finance, approved committees

  By Mary Ann Inman Reporter CLINTON – Clinton Village President Connie Tracy called the meeting to order on Tuesday, May 17, 6 p.m. for a financial review presented by Ehlers representative Jon Cameron. The regular meeting started at 7 p.m.  Pick up this week’s printed edition for the full […]

 
 

Summer library activities beginning soon

BRODHEAD — The Summer Library Program will begin in June at the Brodhead Public Library. This summer’s theme is “On Your Mark, Get Set…READ!” It includes fitness, health and a variety of sports. It also ties in with the Summer Olympics to be held in Brazil. Our program will include […]

 
 

Vacation Bible Camp coming to St. Peter’s July 11-15

BRODHEAD — A brand new summer day camp program for your children and their friends is coming to St. Peter Lutheran Church in Brodhead. The camp will go from Monday, July 11 to Friday, July 15. Daily activities begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. This year’s theme […]

 
 

Underclassmen compete in Evansville invitational

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent EVANSVILLE — The boys’ track and field team took fourth with 61 points, and the girls’ squad placed sixth with 54 points at the Evansville Freshmen and Sophomore Invitational last Thursday. In the boys’ 1600-meter run, Holden Whitledge took the title in a time of 4:59.70. […]

 
 

Comeback hopes crushed in loss to Clinton

Comeback hopes crushed in loss to Clinton

Blake Burns connects for the grounder to advance base runners.   By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent BRODHEAD — A late rally came up just short as Clinton beat Brodhead-Juda 9-8 in a Rock Valley south tilt last Thursday. Clinton drew first blood, taking a 2-0 lead in the top of the […]

 
 

Post Prom 2016 a success

Post Prom 2016 a success

  BRODHEAD — The Brodhead High School Juniors would like to thank all the supporting businesses for their contributions to the 2016 Post Prom event. Post Prom was held on May 7. Students were bused to the Monroe YMCA for a night of fun activities and prizes.  No student went […]

 
 

Albrecht receives Exxon Mobil grant

Albrecht receives Exxon Mobil grant

  BRODHEAD — Albrecht Elementary recently received a $500 grant from the Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance program to support the school’s technology upgrades. Olin Oil Company, Inc., of Brodhead, worked with school officials to secure the grant, which is one of 2,400 available to schools across the country served by […]