Highlights from the June 23
edition of The Sounder
Firefighters Extinguish Roof Fire at Lakeside Foods Inc. -- A dozen fire departments responded to the late morning fire on Fri., June 17. Nearly 90 volunteer firefighters took part. Read more about it.
Random Lake School District Looks to Save $48,102 by Hiring a Cleaning Service and Replacing 7 Employees -- The district will lay off four full-time and three part-time employees. Total Cleaning Services of Milwaukee takes over in September
6 More Teachers Depart RL Schools; 9 Teachers Are Hired -- Read about which faculty members are coming and going
Dan and Sandie Meyer Win Garden of the Month Recognition -- Read about their property in Silver Creek.
Town of Scott Officials Support Adding a 0.5% Sales Tax in Sheboygan County -- The county board has proposed a new sales tax to be used for transportation purposes. Follow other news from the Town of Scott.
Adell Village Board Handles Public Works Issues -- A power outage on June 5 caused a sewage overflow. Read more about it.
New Pastor Serves Immanuel Lutheran Church in the Town of Scott and St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in Batavia -- Rev. Brian Krueger began his new assignment in March.
Blood Donations Sought by American Red Cross and BloodCenter of Wisconsin -- Both agencies have experienced a decline in donations, partly caused by winter weather. Each week The Sounder lists upcoming blood drives in The Sounding Board on Page 10.
Ted Neitzke Named Executive Secretary of Random Lake Area Chamber of Commerce -- He looks forward to promoting the greater community.
National Corvette Museum Accepts Donation of 1958 Blue Top Corvette Convertible -- Last wish of Willis Stolper (1923-2015) was to donate his car to this museum.
WTMJ-TV Focuses on Random Lake -- "Tatiana's Road Trip" visits several locations in Random Lake.
What's Happening at Lakeview Community Library -- See the list of new books and other library news too. The library is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Your library card is free!
The Weekly Clergy Comment -- All area pastors are invited to write a periodic column in The Sounder. Read a new one each week -- see what they have to say.
Obituaries in the June 23 Edition -- None (the obituary link above is updated daily).
Fun Family Activities -- Check The Sounding Board, a detailed calendar of events, on Pages 10-11. It includes concerts, plays, art exhibits, dinners, brat fries, fundraisers, local government meetings, bloodmobile visits, family fun activities, and lots more.
It's Summer Baseball Season in the Big East Conference -- See how the Random Lake Rams are doing (Ozaukee High School does not have a baseball team this summer).
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