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06/13/2018 - 2:21pm
The annual Pioneer Days spelling bee was held at the Clarksville library and attended by 34 participants and a room full of supporters.      Dottie Winkey won the adult spelling bee, while Claire Lodge finished first in fifth and sixth grade, Elliott Schneiderman in third and fourth grade and Harlan Barnett in first and second grade.      Lola Clark...
06/13/2018 - 2:13pm
The ringing of a school bell at 10:00 Saturday morning, in the east gym called the alumni and guests to locate their class years signs, marked with maroon and white balloons. The guests had been welcomed to the reunion by the School Mascot, portrayed by Conner Freerks, the Alumni Committee and many other alumni volunteers for the reunion.  At...
06/13/2018 - 2:06pm
A highlight of the year in Clarksville is Pioneer Days.  And a highlight of Pioneer Days is always the grand parade.      This year’s parade had a rock ‘n’ roll theme, and onlookers saw at least two people dressed as Elvis Presley (perhaps one was an imposter). Electric guitars, vinyl records and poodle...
06/13/2018 - 1:42pm
A total of 300 feet of HESCO barriers were filled on C33 near Lynwood Cemetery in Clarksville Sunday both as a training exercise and as a precautionary measure as Shell Rock River levels were expected to reach a foot below the 1999 level, but not expected to get into town.      City workers, council members, firemen, police,...
06/13/2018 - 1:37pm
The Glenn Miller Orchestra always seems to draw a crowd, and their performance Sunday evening at Wilder Park in Allison was no exception. According to Duane Feltz of the Park Board, about 500 were in attendance.      “I greatly enjoyed it. As always, they bring the World War II era to life as only authentic music from a...
06/11/2018 - 12:29pm
NEW HARTFORD – Last Thursday, 50-year-old Brian Anderson of New Hartford turned himself in to law enforcement after being charged with illegal possession of a protected non-game animal and illegal possession of an endangered species – both simple misdemeanors.             The...
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