Community

Tue
17
Jan

Group to honor volunteers

<p>Nominations are being accepted through Feb. 6 for the third annual Shawano Area Community Foundation's Celebration of Giving.</p><p>The winners will receive recognition for their volunteer service and receive $1,000 paid to the charity of their choice.</p><p>To nominate someone, visit shawanofoundation.org and click "Celebration of Giving '12 Volunteer Awards Nomination Form" or pick up a nomination form at The Shawano Leader office, 1464 E.

Tue
17
Jan

Mooseyard Winterfest events make season fun

<p>Mooseyard Winterfest, the annual festival sponsored by businesses on Lake Drive in Shawano, will commence Saturday with a number of activities and specials.</p><p>The Mooseyard Winter Olympics kick off at 1 p.m. with two-person teams competing in darts, pool and bowling at seven of the Mooseyard bars. The winners will receive their awards at 6 p.m. at Golfside Bar, W5802 Lake Drive. Registration continues through Friday at Mooseyard businesses.</p><p>The annual Butt Bowling Contest takes place from 2 to 4 p.m.

Tue
17
Jan

Talk not cheap in local contest

Shawano Community High School on Wednesday hosted the local Elefson-Zeuske American Legion Post 117 portion of the American Legion's High School National Oratorical Contest.

A tradition that dates back to 1938, the competition's top winners can receive up to $18,000 in scholarship money if they progress to the national level.

Riley Tuma, a junior at Shawano Community High School, was the post's only contestant.

Tue
17
Jan

Group to honor volunteers

Nominations are being accepted through Feb. 6 for the third annual Shawano Area Community Foundation's Celebration of Giving.

The winners will receive recognition for their volunteer service and receive $1,000 paid to the charity of their choice.

To nominate someone, visit shawanofoundation.org and click "Celebration of Giving '12 Volunteer Awards Nomination Form" or pick up a nomination form at The Shawano Leader office, 1464 E. Green Bay St., Shawano.

Winners will be selected by March 1, and an awards gala will take place April 10.

Tue
17
Jan

Mooseyard Winterfest events make season fun

Mooseyard Winterfest, the annual festival sponsored by businesses on Lake Drive in Shawano, will commence Saturday with a number of activities and specials.

The Mooseyard Winter Olympics kick off at 1 p.m. with two-person teams competing in darts, pool and bowling at seven of the Mooseyard bars. The winners will receive their awards at 6 p.m. at Golfside Bar, W5802 Lake Drive. Registration continues through Friday at Mooseyard businesses.

The annual Butt Bowling Contest takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. at Golfside Bar, which opens at noon.

Mon
16
Jan

MLK commemoration offers message of love, caring

<p>Monday was a day for remembering Martin Luther King Jr., known best for his leadership in the U.S.

Mon
16
Jan

MLK commemoration offers message of love, caring

Monday was a day for remembering Martin Luther King Jr., known best for his leadership in the U.S. civil rights movement.

Organizers of the community's ninth annual MLK celebration, however, wanted to do something different this year to commemorate the slain civil rights leader and the causes he represented.

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