Monthly Archives: November 2009
[wpaudio url=”http://www.mycitizensnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/podcast-1127.mp3″ text=”CN Headlines 11-27-09″] A meeting cancellation doesn’t stop a rally at the Board of Education headquarters, an embattled architecture firm prepares to make recommendations to the school district,…
The fire everyone knows about, the one that’s the flaming hub of a spirited Thanksgiving Eve pep rally, will take place Wednesday night, just hours before the Greyhounds host rival Ansonia. The one that players and alumni know about, the one that’s the flickering center of a pensive gathering, will take place just a few hours before the other.
It’s called The Burning of the Shoe, a tradition Naugatuck head coach Rob Plasky brought with him from Springfield College when he took the reigns of this already tradition-rich program in 2001. And it’s just what it sounds like: The Hounds gather around a burning cleat and just talk … and listen.