Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Local influence strong for Kenosha hockey team

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Five Kenosha County schools – one goal – to win a Classic-8 Conference boys hockey title. The Kenosha Thunder, a team consisting of four Westosha Central and three Wilmot Union High School athletes, has already taken the WIAA and conference by storm with a 6-1 […]


Three seats up for election in Twin Lakes

Now is the time for candidates to file for spring election By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Two of three incumbent trustees on the Twin Lakes Village Board have filed necessary paperwork for re-election on April 12. Trustee Jeremy Knoll, who has served the board for 10 years, is still deliberating […]


Sounds of the season

150 Wilmot students performed Monday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer With nearly 150 student performers, holiday tunes and classic songs filled the Wilmot Union High School auditorium Monday. The band concert featured ensembles that included wind, jazz, percussion, trombone and symphonic instruments was the 15th performance for Band Director John […]


Lady Panthers maintain intensity

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Wilmot Panthers continue their scorching stretch, producing their third straight girls basketball win of the season following a 59-52 decision against visiting Shoreland Lutheran last Thursday. Wilmot Union High School, led senior Sam Kirk’s 23 points, trailed 31-25 entering halftime, but took advantage of […]


Hopes rest on the shoulders of key shooters

Hopes rest on the shoulders of key shooters

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer For the Wilmot Union High School boys basketball squad, it will be a collective effort to prevail in a highly competitive Southern Lakes Conference. The collective effort paid off for the Panthers in its season opener, winning 87-83 last week against visiting Elkhorn. Sophomore Latrell […]


District eyes plan consultant

Trevor-Wilmot delves deeper into consolidation By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School Board on Dec. 1 continued to mull options related to the hiring of a consultant to conduct its strategic planning initiative. For about a year, the district opted for a strategic plan, promoting its consolidation efforts. […]


Students mentoring students

Students mentoring students

School-to-work partnership continues to thrive at Lakewood School By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A partnership between Lakewood School and Wilmot Union High School has grown since the launch of Lakewood’s Child and Family Enrichment program last year. The program, known as CAFE, is a free after-school program made possible through […]


Obregon’s mother is released

She gets probation for aiding son’s flight By Jason Arndt Staff Writer While Andrew Obregon remains jailed on 32 criminal charges, his mother was placed on probation for a year last week for her role in helping the alleged murder suspect. Susan Obregon, 60, originally charged with two felony counts […]


New coach takes over promising squad

New coach takes over promising squad

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A new coach can bring a fresh attitude to a boys basketball program. That is the hope for the Westosha Central High School boys basketball squad entering the 2015-16 season under the helm of James Hyllberg. The new coach retained all three assistant coaches that […]


Lady Panthers open season with two wins

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer According to sixth-year coach Keiya Square, the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team is moving forward, maintaining its goal of capturing a Southern Lakes Conference title this season. The Panthers (12-12 overall) finished the 2014-15 season tied for fourth with Burlington at 7-7, but […]