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For retiring math teacher, nothing comes after 44

By Ray Barrington Reporter It wasn’t until the second time he applied to become a teacher at Shiocton High School that Don Hanson got the job. Once he got it, he held on to it – until this year, when…

St. Patrick’s celebrates 150 years of faith

In 1860, a mass held at the Pat Pew Hotel in Stephensville began a parish which is now celebrating 150 years of the Catholic faith in the small community. The church was built seven years later and is the oldest…

Shiocton math league team finishes third of 16

The Shiocton High School Math League ended the academic year in third place among the 16 schools that compete in the Small School Division of the Central Wisconsin Math League. To do this, Shiocton had five contestants place in the…

Not your average reunion

Seeing someone you haven’t seen in years is pretty much normal at a high school reunion. For Gertrud Ableiter and Bill LaCroix, it was a bit different. LaCroix wasn’t part of the class – he was 13 at the time…

Bonduel halts Shiocton tourney run

Shiocton won its first two games in the WIAA Division 3 baseball tournament opener, but fell to conference rival Bonduel in the regional final. Shiocton 14, Gillett 1 At Shiocton on May 28, the Chiefs scored six runs in the…

Top 10 list may be on way out at high school

By Ray Barrington, reporter Next year’s Shiocton High School graduation may see a change in the way honors are invented. The Shiocton School Board discussed May 24 whether to stop designating the top 10 academically in the graduating class and…

Scott runs to state for Chiefs

Cassie Scott will represent the Shiocton Chiefs at the WIAA Division 3 state track meet this weekend at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Scott qualified with a fourth-place finish in the 300-meter hurdles, in a time of 48.17 seconds. Edgar’s…

Chiefs out of tournament

In a wild battle between fourth and fifth seeds, Shiocton fell in the first round of the WIAA Division 4 softball tournament at Gresham, 19-16. Shiocton finished its regular season with an 18-2 loss to Iola-Scandinavia on the road May…

Shiocton golf 8th in regional

Shiocton was unable to advance any golfers to sectional play as it finished eighth in a Division 3 WIAA golf regional at Rolling Meadows in Fond du lac. Fond du Lac Springs finished with a 316 total, with Oshkosh Lourdes…

Shiocton baseball .500 in CWC

Shiocton finished its regular baseball season with a 12-6 loss at Weuauwega-Fremont. The Chiefs were 7-7 in the CWC-8 and 8-10 overall. The Chiefs hosted Gillett Friday in a first-round WIAA Division 3 tournament game. The winner plays at Coleman…