THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Silver Cliff Fire, Rescue Picnic Huge Success
The Silver Cliff Fire and Rescue 36th annual fundraising picnic was held on Saturday, Aug. 10th at the Silver Cliff Memorial Picnic Grounds. A large crowd gathered for the parade that started at 10 a.m.
The 2013 Parade Grand Marshal was Gaylord King, a longtime resident of Silver Cliff and Town Chairman. He was chairman for the past 22 years until he chose to retire.
A first place trophy was presented to the Silver Stones 4-H Club for their parade entry Everyone Scores and second place winner was CNC Charters of Silver Cliff.
Among Fire Departments represented were Amberg, Athelstane, Grover/Porterfield, Town of Peshtigo, Town of Stephenson, and Silver Cliff.
General raffle winners were first prize of $1000 to Sandi Paulson of Oak Creek, second and $600 to M. Haessly of Kaukauna, third and $500 to Strong Chiropractic Clinic, Neenah.
Taking fourth and $400 was Kris Kinjerski, of Green Bay, fFifth prize of $300 went to Todd Tobison, Crivitz, and Nancy Nantelle of Green Bay took sixth place and $200.
Tracie Wood was the winner of the first 50/50 drawing receiving $875, and Gary Kossow won the second 50/50 drawing of $675. Brothers Ken and Bob Borkovetz won the horseshoe tournament and received items from Shirts and Things.
The fire department held a "water ball tournament" with 16 teams participating. First place went to Silver Cliff Fire, second to Athelstane Fire, and third to Town of Peshtigo Fire Department.
The Silver Cliff Fire & Rescue Auxiliary members thank everyone for helping make the picnic a huge success.