Highlights from the July 17
edition of The Sounder
Random Lake High School Principal Search Begins -- Scott Schulz, Random Lake High School's principal for the past four years, will return to his native Indiana. He has been hired as middle school/high school principal for the Rossville (Ind.) Consolidated School District. So the search for a new RLHS principal begins.
Village of Random Lake Continues Talks with Eric von Schledorn about Development of Industrial/Commercial Property -- The village may create a "tax incremental financing" district to raise funding to extend sewer and water utilities to 31 undeveloped acres owned by von Schledorn. Why? The property with its prime access to Hwy. 57 could draw a new business or industry to Random Lake. Read more about it.
Here Comes the Random Lake Fire Department Picnic -- The picnic runs from Fri., July 25, through Sun., July 27. Highlights include live music, lots of food, Saturday's arrival of 400+ motorcycles with the American Tribute Motorcycle Ride, Saturday and Sunday performances by "The Singing Policeman" Daniel Rodriguez, Sunday's noon parade, and Sunday afternoon's free show by Elvis Presley and Patsy Cline tribute artists Garry L. Wesley and Elaine Grant. Read more in The Sounder.
Random Lake's Picnic Days Sale Returns -- Look for lots of rummage sales & merchants' specials. Fri., July 25, will have special programming at Lakeview Community Library and the Random Lake Area Historical Museum. The museum plans an art fair and any artists can sell items by consignment (call 920/447-8065 for details).
Tickets for "South Pacific" Go on Sale -- Lakeshore Productions, Inc. presents the musical "South Pacific" from Thurs., July 31, through Sun., Aug. 3. Get tickets now at Doegnitz Ace Hardware, 115 Allen St., Random Lake.
Lawrence & Patricia Oertle Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary -- The longtime Random Lake residents look back to their wedding day during World War II.
Obituaries in the July 17 Edition -- Dona Mae (Priest) Tripp, Donna Mae (Riedner) Moller, Lavern (Goedde) (Moths) Junge, Salome C. "Sammy" Jacoby (the obituary link above is updated daily).
Read 'The Sounding Board' -- This detailed calendar of events can be found on Pages 10-11 in every issue. It includes concerts, plays, art exhibits, dinners, brat fries, fundraisers, local government meetings, bloodmobile visits, family fun activities, and lots more.
Remember Random Lake High School's State Volleyball Champions from 1975 and 1978? -- The July 19 "Third Saturday" event at the Sheboygan County Historical Museum will honor the Rams and other state championship teams.