Walcott pitches in for ballfield


Walcott mayor John Kosticheck, center, cuts a ribbon Friday on an improved Wescott Park.  Walcott Hearts and Hands Foundation raised $46,000 and secured in-kind donations from contractors for new fences, dugouts and a deeper field. Joining the mayor, from left, are Austin Burt, Mark Reitz, council member Larry Smith, Brian Mengler, Tim Hamann, council member Lisa Mengler, Jason Holdorf, Brent Puck, Kostichek, Reed Hagen, Nick Needham, council member Everett Bierri, Justin Carstens, Karla Burt, Jennifer Carstens, Mike Clayton, Joe Tarchinski and Lisa Hagen.