Author Archive: RVPEditor

School District of Brodhead deals with bomb threat

From Leonard Lueck, Superintendent BRODHEAD – Sadly, our district has now joined the fraternity of districts that have had to deal with a bomb threat situation in recent years. We have avoided this for a long time, but situations like these are becoming inevitable for schools. As with Monroe, Beloit, […]

 
 

BHS yearbooks have arrived

BHS yearbooks have arrived

The Brodhead High School yearbook staff is excited to have the 2016 issue delivered a week earlier than years past.  Students are proud of their accomplishments. Only four members on staff completed over 100 pages in full color, with over 1000 pictures and video embedded into certain pages.  Don’t miss […]

 
 

Athletes shine at Clinton Freshmen Invite

  By Derek Hoesly Correspondent CLINTON — The Brodhead-Juda freshmen got their opportunityto be in the spotlight at the Clinton Freshmen Invite last Thursday. In the boys’ 100-meter dash, Jeremiah Darwin placed sixth with a time of 13.04 seconds. Jon Elsner took tenth at 14.02 seconds, and Conner Mayberry came […]

 
 

Clinton students participate in SkillsUSA, Champions at Work competition

Clinton students participate in  SkillsUSA, Champions at Work competition

MADISON – Ten students from Clinton High School, and 11 students from Clinton Middle School took part in the 43rd Annual State SkillsUSA Competition in Madison at the Alliant Center. This competition spans over the course of two days, and includes events such as photography, welding, engineering challenge (team problem […]

 
 

Violin Lessons

  For some reason when I was about five years old I began to have the desire to play the violin I think it was because my Dad always said how much he loved violin music, and I wanted to try and impress him or something. My Mom found me […]

 
 

Emerald Grove invites community to Memorial Day service

  JANESVILLE – A Memorial Day program will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 30, at the Emerald Grove Church, 8127 E. Hwy. 14, Janesville. The program is presented by the Emerald Grove Cemetery Auxiliary and will feature speaker Derek Hahn. Derek was a Sergeant in the Army […]

 
 

Vial of Life provides vital information during medical emergencies

  It’s 8 a.m. and you have a busy day planned. You’ve been hurrying around all morning getting ready. All of the sudden you can’t catch your breath and your chest feels tight. There is a pain shooting down your arm and it radiates through to your back. You hold […]

 
 

Village Board opposes GLB Rail, installed officials

Village Board opposes GLB Rail, installed officials

By Mary Ann Inman Reporter CLINTON – Clinton Village President Connie Tracy called the meeting to order on Tuesday, April 19, 6 p.m. The regular meeting started at 7 p.m. Board Trustees present were: Ron Torkilson, Art Bushue, Dennis Nielson, Dina Knibbs, and Brian Jacobs.  Pick up this week’s printed […]

 
 

Brodhead prom an enchanted evening

Brodhead prom an enchanted evening

Brodhead High School’s Junior Prom, “An Enchanted Evening,” was last Saturday, May 7. Members of the prom court included: Ashley Douglas, Kayla Douglas, Abigail Kirby, Brooke Malcook, Rachel Nagel, Maria Nieto-Meza, Blake Burns, Bryson Ils, Reuben Larson, Layne Millard, Jack Speckman, and Noah Steinmann.

 
 

Cardinals can’t fight off a Palmyra-Eagle comeback

Cardinals can’t fight off a Palmyra-Eagle comeback

  By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent BRODHEAD — The Cardinals were one out from a win, but Palmyra-Eagle came back to shock Brodhead-Juda 5-4 in a Rock Valley south clash last Thursday. The Cardinals jumped on Palmyra-Eagle for two runs in the bottom of the first. Tyler Schwartzlow led off the […]