Woodland indoor squad turns strong efforts into pair of runner-up finishes

BY KYLE BRENNANCITIZEN’S NEWSWoodland indoor track coach Jeff Lownds couldn’t be too disappointed with the way things finished at the Naugatuck Valley League indoor...

Fire department explores equipment purchases

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 was awarded over $60,000 in a grant to help the fire department purchase new...

A DARE for students at Laurel Ledge

Resident Trooper Ryan Culbertson teaches a lesson to fifth-grade students at Laurel Ledge Elementary School in Beacon Falls on Jan. 17. The lesson kicked...

Woodland girls are winning with defense

BY KEN MORSECITIZEN’S NEWSThe Woodland girls wrapped up the first half of the basketball season with a two-game winning streak and a 6-4 record.A...

Hawks ready to compete at league track championships

BY KYLE BRENNANCITIZEN’S NEWSIn the week leading up to the NVL indoor track championships, Woodland kept its runners, jumpers and throwers awfully busy.The Hawks...

Hawk boys gaining experience on the court, but still want to ‘win now’

BY KEN MORSECITIZEN'S NEWSEven in victory the Woodland boys basketball team is hard pressed to win all four quarters. Throughout this season there has...

New tractor coming to Beacon Falls

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BEACON FALLS — The public works department is getting a new tractor. The Board of Selectmen on Monday approved a budget transfer...

Training day at Beacon Hose Co. No. 1

CONTRIBUTED Beacon Hose member Tory Childs participates in a training seminar on Jan. 7 at the firehouse at 35 N Main St. Beacon Hose Co....

Water main break investigated

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BEACON FALLS — Aquarion Water Co. said it is looking into a New Year’s Day water main break in Seymour that...

Hawk swimmers and divers benefit from tough nonleague slate

BY KEVIN ROBERTSREPUBLICAN-AMERICANThe Woodland High boys swimming and diving program gets ready for the NVL schedule with some challenging nonleague meets.This season, the Hawks...

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