Our Town

Thank you to Highland Lion's Club!!!

They will be running the 2019 Our Town Celebration!

July 18-20, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019: 5pm - 10pm
5th & 6th SWCL Baseball Tournament
Concession Stand

Friday, July 19, 2019: 5pm - Midnight
5th & 6th SWCL Baseball Tournament
Concession Stand
Beer Tent
4-H Glow Run - 8pm Sign-in at concession stand
Contact Linda (text 574-7727)
Movie Night In The Park - 9:30pm

Saturday, July 20, 2019: 10am - Midnight
5th & 6th SWCL Baseball Tournament
Kids Games
Volleyball 4 player co-ed Tournament
Contact: Todd Michek (Text 778-5309)
Bean Bag Tournament - 1pm
Contact: Sheri Esser 553-1340
Bingo - 2pm-4:30pm
Contact: Sheri Esser 553-1340
Chicken BBQ Dinner - Serving at 5pm
(only selling 500 Chicken Dinners)
Tug-Of-War - 6pm
Contact: Mike Spink 574-4258
Cash Raffle Drawing - 8pm
(250 Tickets, $20.00/ticket)
Chicken Truck Band - 8pm to Midnight
Fireworks at Dust by Kastner Pyrotechnics
(Rain Date: Sunday, July 21st at Dusk)

Contact Mike Spink 605-574-4258 or Sheri Esser 608-553-1340
with questions or concerns

Our Town Pictures submitted
by Gail Richgels & Carolyn Laufenberg

Refurbished Park Sign thanks to Todd Hebgen (wood & sign trim) and Dennis & Gail Richgels (metal fence refurbishing, sign lettering & paint supplies)

Refurbished Park Sign thanks to Todd Hebgen (wood & sign trim) and Dennis & Gail Richgels (metal fence refurbishing, sign lettering & paint supplies)

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE THAT CAME OUT TO SUPPORT THE OUR TOWN CELEBRATION. THANKS TO ALL THE VOLUNTEERS THAT HELPED IN THE CONCESSION & BEER STANDS. THANKS TO HIGHLAND COUNTRY CARDINALS 4-H FOR ORGANIZING AND RUNNING THE 1ST ANNUAL GLOW RUN/WALK EVENT. THANKS TO THE THE P.A.T.H.S. MEMBERS FOR RUNNING THE KIDDIE PARADE AND OLYMPICS. THANKS TO THE HIGHLAND EMS, DEPUTY MIKE PETERSON AND THE VOLUNTEERS FOR THE BIKE RODEO. THANKS TO EVERYONE THAT DONATED THE PRIZES FOR THE BIKE RODEO. THANKS TO THE HIGHLAND AND COBB FIREMEN FOR COOKING THE CHICKEN. THANKS TO RICH & MARY NONDORF, LARRY & SUE WELSH AND BECKY CODY FOR YOUR HELP WITH THE CHICKEN DINNER FIXINS. THANKS TO RICKY MCMANNES FOR ORGANIZING THE GIRLS SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT. THANKS TO THE COACHES AND PLAYERS FOR ALL OF THE GREAT GAMES. THANKS TO TODD MICHEK FOR ORGANIZING THE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT. THANKS TO KATHY BREIWA AND THE POLKA BAND FOR THE WONDERFUL AFTERNOON MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT. THANKS TO THE JUKEBILLIES FOR THE GREAT EVENING MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT. THANKS TO OLIVIA GREENE FOR YOUR BEAUTIFUL SINGING OF THE NATIONAL ANTHEM. THANKS TO KRUEGER PYROTECHNICS FOR THE WONDERFUL FIREWORKS DISPLAY - IT WAS A GREAT SHOW!

Kid's Bike Rodeo

Sponsored by Highland Police Department and Highland EMS

Bikes donated by:
Hying Hardware, Highland Lions Club
Ed Fredericks Custom Homes & Buildings LLC

Donations toward prizes are from:
Mike Kelley, Highland State Bank
Mike Friar Insurance, Rural Insurance and
Highland EMS/Upland Hills Health

The winners of the bike drawings were:

Lindsay Roum, Noah Benish, Emily Laufenberg and Tanner Degenhardt
Shown here with Deputy Mike Peterson and Chief of Police Daniel Swinehart

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OUR TOWN 2013

Our Town Celebration

Thank you so much to everyone who bundled up and came out and supported the Our Town 2013 Celebration. Thanks to everyone who contributed in any way with the Celebration this year. Thanks to all the generous donations, the celebration would not be possible with the help of your donations! Despite the weather it was a great success and it couldn't have been done without the efforts of so many people. Thank you to Ricky McMannes for organizing and running the softball tournament. Thank you to all the teams that were a part of the tournament! Thanks to the umpires and scorekeepers. Many compliments were heard on the tournament. Thank you to the many people who volunteered their time to work in the concession and beer tent, to the Highland and Cobb firemen who cooked the chicken and to the volunteers who helped with the chicken dinner fixins. Thanks for P.A.T.H.S for organizing the kiddie parade and Olympics. Thanks to the firemen who volunteered to drive the little around in the fire trucks. Thank you to Todd Michek for organizing and running the volleyball tournament. Thank you to Peg McCarthy and the many talented individuals and groups who participated in the Talent Show, it sure was a wonderful performance by all. Thank you to Olivia Greene for singing the National Anthem beautifully. Thank you to the German Band and the Whiskey River band for your wonderful music. Thanks to Krueger Pyrotechnics for the amazing fireworks display. If we have forgotten anyone, we apologize and want to say thanks!