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Helen L. Nenneman

Helen L. Nenneman

Helen L. Nenneman, 77, of Monroe, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, at the New Glarus Home. Helen was born on Feb. 13, 1939, in South Wayne, the daughter of Lester and Elsie (Meier) Seffrood. She graduated from South Wayne High School in 1957 and earned a degree in elementary education […]

 
 

Edward Kuhse

Edward Kuhse

Edward Kuhse, 81, of Brodhead, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at Woods Crossing Nursing Home in Brodhead, surrounded by his family.  He was born on Oct. 23, 1934, in Jo Daviess County, Ill., the son of August and Doris (Russell) Kuhse.  He married Dorothy Lapp on Sept. 20, […]

 
 

Brodhead schools improve communication and branding through social media

Brodhead schools improve communication and branding through social media

By Superintendent Lenny Lueck The School District of Brodhead started a movement last year and has continued this focus into the new school year.  This year’s opening day speaker, Joe Sanfelippo, presented information about using social media to help tell the story of a district.  He also shared other ideas […]

 
 

Girls finish eighth in conference tournament

Girls finish eighth in conference tournament

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent The Cardinals (13-16 overall, 7-3 Rock Valley) placed eighth with a 0-3 mark at the Rock Valley conference tournament on Saturday. Brodhead dropped the opener to Big Foot, 17-25 and 15-25. The Cardinals fell in match two to Jefferson, 14-25 and 22-25, and lost their final […]

 
 

Cardinals keep the playoff streak alive

Cardinals keep the playoff streak alive

By Derek Hoesly, Correspondent The Cardinals (5-4) were determined to continue their historic playoff streak on Friday night, and that’s what happened. Brodhead-Juda came out on fire in the first half to propel the Cardinals to a 30-21 victory over East Troy and punch their ticket to the playoffs for […]

 
 

Danielle Tallman named one of Wisconsin’s best

Danielle Tallman named one of Wisconsin’s best

By Siara Schwartzlow, Editor Brodhead High School’s Danielle Tallman has been chosen to perform in the Wisconsin School Music Association’s (WSMA) State Honors Project on Thursday, Oct. 27. According to the WSMA website, the “State Honors Music Project provides musically talented students with an opportunity to rehearse and perform with […]

 
 

10/12/16 Shopper

10/12/16 Shopper
 
 

Albrecht Elementary “Students of the Month”

Albrecht Elementary “Students of the Month”
 
 

Make a Difference Day Scheduled for Oct. 15

By Siara Schwartzlow, EDITOR Volunteers of all ages are welcomed to participate in Make a Difference Day in Brodhead on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 – 11 a.m. Make a Difference Day is a national event that has been taking place since 1992. According to the event’s website, “Volunteers and […]

 
 

Tough Loss Puts High Pressure on Next Week’s Game

By Derek Hoesly, CORRESPONDENT The Cardinals’ playoff streak will come down to the final week, as Evansville-Albany beat Brodhead-Juda 33-19 on Friday night. Evansville-Albany struck on the opening drive of the game. Brennen Banks, who torched the Cardinals’ defense all night, opened the drive with a 13-yard burst. Zachary Mielke […]