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Brodhead-Juda loses final game to McFarland

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO The Independent-Register
The Cardinals seniors took the field for the final time on Friday at McFarland.  They are pictured here from left:  Dawson Van Wyhe (14), Husain Madgedy (42), Matt Mordhorst (53), Quinton Kammerer (12), Lucas Stephenson (7), Jacob Wilson (51), Seth Allen (21), Jeffery Williams (34), Jeremiah Darwin (24), Jacob Mahlkuch (75), Nick Noonan (53), Jon Elsner (61), Theo Policastro (49), and Austin Southall (66).

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Correspondent – The Brodhead-Juda football team traveled to McFarland last Friday for what they knew would be a tough game for them.  The McFarland Spartans came into the game undefeated on the season, with an 8-0 record. The Cardinals found themselves deep in a hole, as […]

 
 

East Troy athleticism too much for Cards

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO The Independent-Register
Daisy Nelson puts the set up to the middle hitter.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Correspondent – The East Troy volleyball squad traveled to Brodhead for the final inner-conference matchup of the season last Tuesday.  In honor of the event, the Cardinals hosted their senior night, giving thanks to the parents of seniors, and of course the seniors themselves. The Trojans […]

 
 

Brodhead School Board presents updates; Reinstates snack milk program

By Erica Gokey, Staff Writer – Brodhead School Board met last week to discuss updates, school trips and the elementary school milk program. Administrative reports kicked off the meeting. David Novy, elementary school Principal, explained to the Board that the elementary school was participating in Great lakes Apple Crunch last […]

 
 

RONALD E. BRUCE

RONALD E. BRUCE

Ronald E. Bruce, age 75, of Brodhead, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at the U.W. Hospital, Madison.  He was born on March 18, 1943 in Vernon County, Wis, the son of George E. and Charlotte G. (Pepper) Bruce.  He married Joanne R. Zurfluh on Nov. 4, 1967 in […]

 
 

PHILLIP F. ALF

PHILLIP F. ALF

Phillip F. Alf, 83, of rural Beloit, passed away on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at the U.W. Hospital, Madison.  He was born on Jan. 21, 1935 in Beloit, the son of Richard and Alma (Zick) Alf.  He married Rosemarie McKillips on Nov. 14, 1952 in Dubuque, Iowa. Phil worked for […]

 
 

STEVEN K. LUND

STEVEN K. LUND

Steven K. Lund, 58 of Brodhead, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018 at UW Hospital Madison. Steve was born on September 29, 1960 in Monroe, the son of Kenneth and Judith (Ballmer) Lund.  He was a 1978 graduate of Parkview High School.  Steve farmed his entire life and acquired […]

 
 

SUSAN JANE PRESTON HELLAND

SUSAN JANE PRESTON HELLAND

Susan Jane Preston Helland departed this life on October 10, 2018 at Pleasant View Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy illness.  She was born March 23, 1920, on her parents farm to William Arthur Preston and Elsie Alice Finn Preston. Susan attended Riley School for her […]

 
 

ROBERTA M. MATZKE

ROBERTA M. MATZKE

Roberta M. Matzke, 83, of Brodhead, died on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospital of Janesville. Roberta was born on December 16, 1934 in Avon Township, the daughter of Robert and Pauline (Roach) Heath. She graduated from Brodhead High School and married Wendell Matzke on February 18, 1956 […]

 
 

ELMER G. CHANCE

ELMER G. CHANCE

Elmer G. Chance, 84, of Spring Grove Township, passed away on Friday, Oct. 5 at his home. He was born on Nov. 6, 1933 in South Pittsburg, Tenn., the son of Elmer and Maude (Walker) Chance. He married Wanda Joy Hughes in Rosville, Ga. on Jan. 10, 1953. She passed […]

 
 

10/10/18 Brodhead Shopper

10/10/18 Brodhead Shopper