Maintenance position open with the Town of Wausau …….

Maintenance Position/Full Time Hours: Monday-Friday 7-4 Starting Pay: $12.00 per hour Description Town of Wausau Small Municipality Maintenance Position needed, for complete description of job contact Town of Wausau. Drug Testing/Screening, Background Checks, Reference Checks. Applications will be accepted until September 27, 2016 apply direct with employer

By September 23, 2016 Read More →

Congresswoman Gwen Graham will replace Wausau’s missing flags ……….

  Wausau Mayor B.J. Phillips announced at Thursday night’s Council meeting that Senator Gwen Graham was announced she will replace the U.S. flags stolen over the Memorial Day holiday.  Phillips said news coverage of the story prompted Graham to reach out to town officials with the offer.   by Kathy Foster   Council members praised […]

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Wausau Garden Club visits Springhill Landfill ……..

Wausau Garden Club visits Springhill Landfill ……..

The Wausau Garden Club recently had the opportunity to visit the Springhill Landfill a facility of Waste Management.   Landfill representative Ashley Pope first introduced the group to the facility through a slide show and described the recycling functions of the site.   Explaining the process of the site, Pope said garbage is distributed on […]

Wausau Town Council pushing for cleaner community …….

Members of the Wausau Town Council made it clear Thursday night they want their community to be a clean and safe place for everyone.   Council members said they are willing to work with property owners in getting the community cleaned up, but they expect every property owner/resident to do their part as well.  Council […]

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Wausau Garden Club honors the late Rev. Dalton Ott ………

Wausau Garden Club honors the late Rev. Dalton Ott ………

Crepe Myrtle planting ceremony held at the Washington County EOC.   Wausau Garden Club President Roxanne Bush and other garden club members were on hand at the Washington County Emergency Operations Center Jan. 15th to plant  a tree in the memory of the late Rev. Dalton Ott, recognized as a very active member of the […]

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Wausau, Florida celebrates ‘Laurell Harvey Day’

Wausau, Florida celebrates ‘Laurell Harvey Day’

Courtesy of The Goulding Agency   Laurell Harvey was born, grew up and lived in Wausau, Florida most of her life, one of the youngest of a family of nine children. Fortunate to still be surrounded by family in the area, Harvey retired Dec. 31st after 28 years working in the Wausau, Florida Post Office […]

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Dalton & Maidy Carter celebrate 60th wedding anniversary ……

Dalton & Maidy Carter celebrate 60th wedding anniversary ……

The accompanying photo depicts the moment 60 years ago, on December 20th, 1955, when Dalton Carter and Maidelene Taylor departed the home of Maidy’s parents, George and Lila Taylor of Wausau, Florida, to become husband and wife. The photo was taken by Maidy’s mother. Through the following years, their marriage has been one based on […]

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Santa Claus Makes Official Arrival in Washington County with Dual Appearances in Wausau & Vernon …….

Santa Claus Makes Official Arrival in Washington County with Dual Appearances in Wausau & Vernon …….

Courtesy The Goulding Agency   You can never get enough Christmas, or Santa Claus, and Saturday, December 12 was a big day in Washington County, Florida, as Santa officially kicked off the holiday season with appearances in Wausau and Vernon. Starting the day in Wausau, Santa greeted well-wishers at the annual Wausau Christmas Parade, then […]

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Wausau Christmas Parade Highlighted …….

Wausau Christmas Parade Highlighted …….

PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2015 WAUSAU CHRISTMAS PARADE    

By December 13, 2015 Read More →
Laminack Family receives ‘Yard of the Month’ in Wausau ……..

Laminack Family receives ‘Yard of the Month’ in Wausau ……..

Council also declares Dec. 24th Clark Rogers Day in Wausau.   Wausau Councilman and member of the Wausau Garden Club Roger Hagan presented the December ‘Yard of the Month’ certificate to the Laminacks at the Dec. 10th meeting of the Wausau Town Council.  He congratulated the family on receiving the award and for the change […]

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Wausau councilmembers vote to bring widened Hwy 77 through town ……

Wausau councilmembers vote to bring widened Hwy 77 through town ……

Council approved Resolution 15-08 requesting that the planned Hwy 77 expansion occur through the proposed downtown re-alignment.   by Kathy Foster   In a 3 to 2 vote the Wausau Town Council voted Thursday night to bring the widening project through town on the existing Hwy 77 route, so the realignment and expansion does not […]

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Wausau Garden Club replaces flags at Blue Star marker …..

Wausau Garden Club replaces flags at Blue Star marker …..

Meeting in regular session at the home of Ruth Windholz Oct. 21st members of the Wausau Garden Club took time to remember the late Dalton Ott who died Oct. 10th.  He was recognized for his assistance to the club and the community.   The Windholz family has been raising meat rabbirts since 2013 and took […]

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Wausau Council still considering animal control ordinance …….

Wausau Council still considering animal control ordinance …….

Council approves plaques for Volunteer Fire department, Ministerial Fellowship and the Wausau Masonic Lodge.   by Kathy Foster   The Wausau Town Council moved closer to a decision on the proposed animal control ordinance last week, but directed Town Attorney Jeff Goodman to clear up a few questions in a proposed agreement with Washington County. […]

By May 18, 2015 Read More →

Wausau attorney refining proposed animal control ordinance ……..

Wausau Town Council members say they want something that can be enforced.   by Kathy Foster   Wausau Mayor BJ Phillips opened Thursday night’s workshop declaring the council was “ethically certified”,  meaning they had all taken the recent ethics class required of all elected officials.   Next on the agenda was discussion of the town’s […]

Wausau Council still discussing animal control …….

Wausau Council still discussing animal control …….

Council doesn’t want rules they can’t enforce.   by Kathy Foster   The Wausau Town Council decided  Thursday night to delay any decision dealing with a proposed contract from  Washington County to provide animal control services to the town.  The Washington County Board of County Commissioners voted during Wednesday’s special meeting to offer the Wausau an agreement that […]

By April 10, 2015 Read More →
Wausau resident upset about slow action on dog problems …….

Wausau resident upset about slow action on dog problems …….

by Kathy Foster   Wausau resident Virginia Perkins spoke out forcefully about the town’s dog problem during Thursday night’s meeting of the Wausau Town Council.   Perkins was irritated that town officials were not following the existing dog ordinance and fining those persons not registering their dogs at the Town Hall and that the owners […]

By March 13, 2015 Read More →