Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Vandalism suspects appear in court

Vandalism suspects appear in court

15 are charged with damage at Wilmot Primary school By Jason Arndt Editor Nearly two years after a group of young adults allegedly vandalized the former Wilmot Primary Center School, a dozen people accused in the crime made their first appearances last week in Kenosha County Intake Court. Six of […]

 
 

Wheatland mulls Firehouse options

By Jason Arndt Editor Although no plans are in place yet, the Wheatland Town Board is considering multiple options related to its Geneva Road fire station, which has not received an upgrade since completion in 1978. In a Feb. 6 meeting, the Wheatland Town Board learned the fire station has […]

 
 

Shattered dreams

Shattered dreams

WIAA D2 Sectional Final: (1) Waunakee 57, (1) Westosha Central 39 Central’s best run in school history ends one game from state By Jason Arndt Editor Ending a regional title drought, back-to-back outright Southern Lakes Conference championships, and its first WIAA Division 2 sectional championship appearance in school history. Those […]

 
 

Wilmot decathletes win again

Wilmot decathletes win again

Team receives fourth straight state title By Jason Arndt Editor Entering the state competition March 3 in the Wisconsin Dells, the Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team faced obstacles in pursuit of its fourth consecutive title, but the team of two returners and seven newcomers knew what had to […]

 
 

Falcons’ sectional championship game tickets on sale

Falcons’ sectional championship game tickets on sale

Westosha Central has announced the availability of tickets for the WIAA Division 2 sectional title game held 1 p.m. Saturday in Middleton following Thursday’s win against Wilmot Union High School. For those interested, the $5 tickets, which include a ride on the fan bus, are available in the Athletic Directors […]

 
 

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons move to sectional championship in win against Wilmot

WIAA BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons move to sectional championship in win against Wilmot

Westosha Central plays Waunakee 1 p.m. Saturday By Jason Arndt Staff Writer For the first time in its history, the Westosha Central High School boys basketball team is moving on to a WIAA Division 2 sectional title contest after winning 74-43 Thursday in the sectional semifinal held at Burlington High […]

 
 

Three months for former school bookkeeper

Three months for former school bookkeeper

Anderson convicted of stealing funds By Jason Arndt Editor Although Kenosha County prosecutors did not recommend jail time, Circuit Court Judge David Bastianelli imposed a 90-day sentence on a former bookkeeper convicted of stealing funds from two area schools Friday. Mary Anderson, 55, who pleaded guilty last December to felony […]

 
 

PHOTOS: Schools celebrate Dr. Seuss

PHOTOS: Schools celebrate Dr. Seuss

Read Across America held last week Multiple area schools in Western Kenosha County recognized the birthday of Dr. Seuss last week. Known as Seuss Week, the “Read Across America Day,” it is a nationally held event, according to the National Education Association. With thousands of participating schools, libraries and community […]

 
 

WIAA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Milton ends Lady Panthers’ season

WIAA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Milton ends Lady Panthers’ season

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer So close, but not enough for the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team in a March 2 WIAA Division 2 sectional semifinal contest against Milton at Fort Atkinson. The Panthers, challenged by a taller Red Hawks’ team, came within one point three times in […]

 
 

HONOR ROLLS: Wheatland Center School

HONOR ROLLS: Wheatland Center School

The following students at Wheatland Center were named to the 2016-17 second quarter honor roll: HIGHEST HONORS Eighth grade: Joseph B. Butterfield, Anna P. Carroll, Nicholas D. Dawley, Erin M. Gasser, Abigail M. Henry, Abby J. Horton, Ethan J. Keung, Sean P. Noonan, Jadyn L. Pye, Jack J. Vozel, Jalyn […]

 
 
 
 
 

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