Highlights from the Oct. 20
edition of The Sounder
Random Lake School District Tax Levy Drops a Bit -- The local tax levy for 2016-17 comes in at about $14,000 less than projected at the annual meeting. Read more about it. Also, district residents are asked to fill out a survey regarding the selection of a new administrator -- find it now on the district web site. The survey deadline is Nov. 14.
First Human Case of West Nile Virus Found in Sheboygan County -- The Sheboygan County Division of Public Health has listed some recommendations.
Halloween Happenings Listed -- See The Sounding Board (Pages 10-11) for a list of Halloween events.
'Take Back Medication Day' Arrives on Sat., Oct. 22 -- Dispose of unneeded medications from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Random Lake Fire House, 718 Spring St.
Random Lake Fire Department Conducts Recruitment Drive -- RLFD is looking for firefighters, emergency medical technicians, ambulance drivers, and more. Contact Chief Pat Depies 920/946-1848 for details. And read about the Fire Prevention Week activities conducted in local schools by the Adell, Batavia, Random Lake and Silver Creek Fire Departments.
Town of Sherman Board Proposes 2017 Budget -- Citizens will review the budget and set a local tax levy at a special meeting on Wed., Nov 2.
Fall Education Series to Focus on Healthy Dating Relationships -- This annual series, sponsored by area churches, begins on Thurs., Oct. 20, at Random Lake High School.
Village of Adell OK's Change in Trash Pickup Day -- In 2017 the pickup day will be Thursday instead of Friday. The board also has passed a proposed budget for 2017.
Blood Donations Sought by American Red Cross and BloodCenter of Wisconsin -- Both agencies have issued a call for more blood donors. Each week The Sounder lists upcoming blood drives in The Sounding Board on Page 10.
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 Oct. 20 Edition -- Gertrude M. "Gert" (Hubing) Fieber, Frederick E. "Fritz" Schanen, Mary Margaret (Wester) Schmitz, Douglas D. "Doug" White (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.
Cross Country, Football, Girls' Volleyball, Boys' Soccer -- Follow the results from Random Lake and Ozaukee High Schools.
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