Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Twin Lakes assault suspect awaits charges

Twin Lakes assault suspect awaits charges

Victim hospitalized in critical condition By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 25-year-old Twin Lakes man accused of disorderly conduct and aggravated battery, a felony, was held on a $25,000 bond in Kenosha County Intake Court Monday. Alexander Garcia was taken into custody by the Twin Lakes Department for his alleged […]

 
 

Twin Lakes beating suspect held in jail

Twin Lakes beating suspect held in jail

Victim hospitalized in critical condition By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Twin Lakes police have taken a 25-year-old man into custody following a Christmas morning beating that left a 58-year-old Twin Lakes resident hospitalized in critical condition. The 25-year-old man’s name was withheld by police Monday pending criminal charges as a […]

 
 

Rally comes up short for Panthers

Wilmot’s Bobby Brenner posts 28 points By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Wilmot Union High School had no quit in Saturday’s boys basketball All-Star Honda Holiday Classic played at Carthage College. The Panthers, who trailed by 28 points entering halftime against the hot shooting Kenosha Indian Trail, ate away at the […]

 
 

Central stops the Pacers

Central stops the Pacers

Williams named Player of the Game with 23 points By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Using patience and a slower pace, Westosha Central High School’s boys basketball squad defeated Shoreland Lutheran 57-39 in Saturday’s All-Star Honda Holiday Classic showdown played at Carthage College. With exception to a game-opening basket by Shoreland […]

 
 

Wilmot 4th, Central 5th at county tournament

Wilmot 4th, Central 5th at county tournament

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Wilmot Union High School duo of senior Jake Morgan and junior Jacob Wagemann are still unbeaten after capturing titles in last weekend’s Kenosha County Invitational. Host Kenosha Bradford won the Invitational with Wilmot finishing fourth and Westosha Central taking fifth among the eight schools. […]

 
 

Lakewood tabbed for pilot program

Goal is to improve student learning in diverse environment By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A state cooperative education agency has selected Lakewood School as part of a new pilot program in an announcement made at the Dec. 16 Twin Lakes District No. 4 board meeting. Cooperative Educational Services Agency, or […]

 
 

Village aims to open ice rink

Silver Lake has goal of opening rink Jan. 1 By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Silver Lake Village Board approved moving $3,800 from its fire department budget to its parks budget to fund an ice skating rink that will be built at Schmalfeldt Park. The action was taken at the board’s […]

 
 

Flood Warning issued on Fox River

Flood Warning issued on Fox River

Wind advisory still in effect Effective noon Thursday, the Fox River in New Munster will be under a flood warning by the National Weather Service in Sullivan. The Fox River registered at 10.2 feet as of 8 p.m. Wednesday, with a flood stage of 11-feet. According to the National Weather […]

 
 

Falcons out-gun rivals in scoring spree

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Everyone knew it would be a power struggle in a boys basketball matchup between county rivals Westosha Central and Wilmot Union High School Dec. 15. The showdown played at Westosha Central endured five lead changes and three stalemates in the first half, before the Falcons […]

 
 

Panther wrestlers crush Westosha

Panther wrestlers crush Westosha

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Entering its Southern Lakes Conference wrestling match against Westosha Central, the Wilmot Panthers had the date circled on their calendar, according to Wilmot Union High School coach John Watson. Watson, a Westosha Central graduate, also has three assistants with Falcon roots. “Every year, if we […]