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1/23/19 Brodhead Shopper

1/23/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

Adeline Mardelle Matzke

Adeline Mardelle Matzke

Adeline Mardelle Matzke, 95, of Monroe, formerly of Juda, died peacefully Wednesday January 16, 2019 at Aster Assisted Living in Monroe.  Mardelle was born December 16, 1923 at Deaconess Hospital in Monroe, the daughter of Henry S. and Erma V. (Matzke) Norder.  She attended West School near the family farm […]

 
 

Lady Cards complete comeback over Clinton

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO The Independent-Register
Kiarra Moe hits a floater on the fast break.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Correspondent –     The Lady Cards traveled to Clinton last Tuesday for a Rock Valley Conference matchup.  This one featured a well-balanced matchup as each team came into the game holding a 4-6-conference record.  Despite both teams sitting in the middle of the pack, a victory […]

 
 

Brodhead-Juda succumbs to Whitewater

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO The Independent-Register
Senior Jackson Hauri takes control of the match forcing the opponent to the mat.

Brodhead-Juda took a loss against Whitewater last week. Whitewater dominated the dual meet finishing with a score of 60-21. Pick up the Jan. 23rd print edition for all the results & photos….

 
 

Senior/Community Center committee and City Council discuss changes, new officer sworn in

ERICA GOKEY PHOTO The Independent-Register
The Senior/Community Center committee had a thermometer made, reflecting the money that will be awarded once the $500,000 grant is match. Important details concerning the thermometer’s portrayal are located at the bottom of the thermometer board.

By Erica Gokey, Editor – The Senior/Community Center committee and Common Council held meetings Jan. 14. The main topic of discussion was the Senior/Community Center. At the Senior/Community Center meeting, information was discussed about the conversations between the committee and the state. On Dec. 18, 2018, the Common Council voted […]

 
 

1/16/19 Brodhead Shopper

1/16/19 Brodhead Shopper
 
 

Dorothy Mae (Jaques) Speth

Dorothy Mae (Jaques) Speth

Dorothy Mae (Jaques) Speth, age 94, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Monroe. She was born on August 16, 1924 in Mineral Point, the child of Lester and Alice (Huxtable) Jaques. Dorothy attended school in Belmont, graduating in 1942. She later attended Bayless Business […]

 
 

Brodhead boys unable to get ahead of East Troy

BECKY MALKOW PHOTO The Independent-Register
Josiah Kloepping hits a pair of free throws after East Troy's Darryl Rayfield was given a technical foul.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Correspondent – The Brodhead Boys hosted the East Troy Trojans last Friday night for a Rock Valley Conference matchup.  The boys knew they would be in for a tough battle, as East Troy carried an undefeated conference record, and sat at 9-1 overall coming into Friday […]

 
 

Increased program attendance highlights Brodhead library in 2018

DAN MOELLER PHOTO The Independent-Register
This year the Brodhead library is offering educational kits for children to take home and play with. Here are some of the items, which will be available.

By Dan Moeller , CORRESPONDENT – “We did a lot in 2018,” Brodhead library director Angela Noel said last week in accessing the library’s year. One of the biggest efforts the library has been making in recent years is to increase programs and program attendance and that continued last year, […]

 
 

Lady Cards triumphant over Big Foot

MANDY FIELDS PHOTO The Independent-Register
Hunter Fields moves for a shot low on the inside.

By Trenten Scheidegger, Sports Correspondent The Brodhead girls hosted Big Foot last Thursday for a Rock Valley Conference matchup.  The Cardinals came in as underdogs with Big Foot sitting ahead of them in the Rock with a 6-3-conference record.  Brodhead held the opposite conference record, at 3-6.   The return of […]