Highlights from the June 22
edition of The Sounder
1.26% Base Pay Increase -- School District of Random Lake teachers and support staff workers will get a 1.26% base pay increase for the 2017-18 term, according to the provisions of Wisconsin's Act 10. Read more about it.
Batavia Fire Department to Continue with "First Responder" Services, but Beechwood Takes Over Fire Protection -- Effective July 1, the Town of Scott will contract with Beechwood Fire Department for fire protection services and Batavia Fire Department for emergency medical services.
Sharon and Mark Beck of Silver Creek Win "Garden of the Month" Recognition -- The Random Lake Garden Club is continuing its summer awards.
Village of Adell Will Add Another Storm Sewer -- Village board hopes to solve some drainage problems.
Wind Storm Knocks Down Trees -- See some of the damage in Random Lake from the June 14 storm.
'High Water' to Reunite for Concert on Sat., July 8 -- The Random Lake Area Historical Museum will host this outdoor event, featuring music of the 1960's and 70's.
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 June 22 Edition -- Lloyd H. Spaeth, Henry J. Franzen, Sr., Marlene J. (Hill) Klinter, Vernon V. Kelling (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.
Summer Baseball Hits High Gear -- Follow the fortunes of the Random Lake Rams and the Ozaukee Warriors in the Big East Conference. Also watch for all-conference team announcements from the spring sports.
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