Indian nickname decision delayed again

Indian nickname decision delayed again

There are 9 comments on the Tomah Journal story from Sep 21, 2006, titled Indian nickname decision delayed again. In it, Tomah Journal reports that:

For the second straight meeting, the Tomah School Board declined to make a decision on the district's "Indians" nickname.

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Wisconsin Native

Janesville, WI

#1 Sep 24, 2006
Nip it in the the but and end it. Change the name and logo. How about the Timberwolves....Go T-Wolves!
Tomah hockey mom

Holmen, WI

#2 Sep 25, 2006
I agree. Tomah Timberwolves sounds great and no one should be offended!!! Let's go Timberwolves!
Currrent Student

United States

#3 Oct 21, 2006
How is changing our name going to fix anything. It's like calling milk orange juice. It's still milk. Leave it alone. It should be the studnets and the current student to decide what they want to graduate as. I want to be an Tomah Indian.
bilbo jenkins

Winchendon, MA

#4 Jun 7, 2007
i think it is all nonsense. They should just pick a name it doesn't really matter.

-Bilbo Jenkins
bored in keyboarding

Winchendon, MA

#5 Jun 7, 2007
I think that in the end the nickname does not mater as long as the slogan is cool. The nickname should be something fun though like blueberry pie.
Jo Mama

Winchendon, MA

#6 Jun 7, 2007
I pitty the fool. India needs a good nickname. I agree bluberry pie is a good one!

Tell City, IN

#7 Jun 9, 2007
I am a timberwolf and am deeply offended by that name.
amgels blues

Hull, UK

#8 Aug 13, 2007
more wind power
steve wight egel ^0^
kingston upon hull
a friend

Random Lake, WI

#9 Oct 13, 2007
LOL! They're at it again! I was in the 1st 6th grade class that they had in the Jr.High way back when and they tried to make us change our name than! But we didn't think of anything cool like the "blueberry pie" or anything instead they tried to make us into the "Tomah Green Dimonds" lol what a joke. Anyone know what "Tomah" means? LOL hello it the name of a chief. An indian chief!!!! What is so offensive about the name of town that has been around forever and so has the name. People come on there are children starving in our alleys and the most important thing to you is what a towns high school nickname is? That's a shame I truely pitty some of these people. I'm sorry for you.

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