100 years ago - March 31, 1910
The "Anti-Saloon League" is organizing in
Windmills and gasoline water pumps are
popular things for sale in Lisbon.
Arthur Miller is an up and coming Lannon
50 years ago - March 31, 1960
A new, 12-room school on the Maple Avenue
Stier farm area will be built in Sussex for
Jim Jones of Sussex played in the Land 'O
Rivers all-star basketball game and led the
National All Stars with 13 points in a losing
contest to the American All stars.
25 years ago - March 31, 1985
Michelle Prosek is an outstanding Hamilton
shot putter. She won the Braveland Conference
indoor event with a 36-foot, 5 1/2- inch
distance becoming the first girl to win a shot
put event for Hamilton. Meanwhile, sophomore
Matt Chandler is an outstanding Hamilton boys
10 years ago - March 31, 2000
Sheepshead will be offered at the upcoming
February and March were record-setting warm
periods for Sussex-Lisbon; March 7 was 81
All three incumbents Vicki Braden, Fred
Gallant and Al Olmstead are running for the
Sussex Village Board along with challenger Chuck
Five years ago - March 31, 2005
The Lisbon Fire Department fought a mobile
home fire at Willow Springs Mobile Home Park
with an estimated $35,000 in damages according
to Fire Chief Doug Brahm.
Bielinski has scrapped its development plan
for Mammoth Spring Canning Company.