Travel Award for O’Connell

The Ben Jackson Foundation recently awarded a Travel Award to Jackson O’Connell, a 2018 graduate of Wisconsin Heights High School. After graduation, O’Connell enlisted in the Marine Corps. He left for San Diego, CA to go to basic training on October 15, 2018. Upon graduation, prior to going to infantry training, he was able to…

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Jackson O’Connell

From: Fitchburg, WI High School: Wisconsin Heights High School Class: 2018 Branch: United States Marine Corps Why I decided to enlist in the military I chose to enlist for my friends and family and to better myself and become a more humble and proper human being. Why I chose the Marine Corps I chose the…

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Baraboo and Sauk Prairie Now Eligible for Travel Awards in 2020

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We just added two more communities to our list, bringing the total up to fifteen! Baraboo and Sauk Prairie join the list, becoming the second and third high schools in Sauk County, Wisconsin to be included. Student graduating from these two schools, or living in these areas are able to receive financial benefits to help…

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