Author Archive: Jason Arndt

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Zeller looks to make the most of final state appearance

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Zeller looks to make the most of final state appearance

By Jason Arndt Editor Since Megan Zeller is a senior, the Westosha Central High School representative on Kenosha Combined just wants to make the most of her second consecutive WIAA Division 1 state gymnastics appearance, which will be at Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School. Zeller, who qualified in the vault […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Falcons wrap up undefeated conference slate

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Falcons wrap up undefeated conference slate

After Westosha Central drubbed visiting Union Grove 72-42 to cap off its Southern Lakes Conference slate undefeated on Feb. 21, the Falcons returned the court the next night, when they hosted non conference opponent Kenosha Tremper. Against the Trojans, the Falcons jumped to a 40-25 halftime lead, which helped them […]

 
 

Celebrating the beauty inside

Celebrating the beauty inside

Girl Scouts team up to help girls in foster homes By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Elsa Witkiewicz and Scarlett Fallscher have teamed up to create Beauty and Bravery bags for 12 to 17 year-old-girls in the foster care system. There is a legacy running through Elsa’s family – started by her […]

 
 

Baltimore man accused of exploiting teen stabbing suspect

Baltimore man accused of exploiting teen stabbing suspect

Online relationship is at heart of family incident in Twin Lakes By Jason Arndt Editor A Baltimore man accused of sexually exploiting a Twin Lakes girl through online communications waived extradition in a Maryland courtroom Wednesday and is awaiting transport to Kenosha County. David Schuman, 21, arrested by Maryland authorities […]

 
 

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Westosha’s Zeller earns second straight state appearance

WIAA GYMNASTICS: Westosha’s Zeller earns second straight state appearance

For the second consecutive year, Westosha Central senior Megan Zeller, of Kenosha Combined, qualified for the WIAA Division 1 state gymnastics meet after she finished tied for third in the vault at Thursday’s Burlington sectional. The top five finishers in each individual event along with the first and second place […]

 
 

Authorities, owner seek clues to Wheatland dog shooting

Authorities, owner seek clues to Wheatland dog shooting

By Jason Arndt Editor The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, along with owner Mike Fenske, are seeking information leading to the arrest of people responsible for shooting his family’s dog around Feb. 20. “The dog appeared to be shot and subsequently succumbed to its injuries,” the Sheriff’s Department said on Thursday. […]

 
 

Village police captain accused of illegally taking prescription drugs from department

Village police captain accused of illegally taking prescription drugs from department

The Twin Lakes Police Department has placed Capt. Dennis Linn on administrative leave amid both an internal and criminal investigation on allegations he illegally removed prescription medication from the department. While the Twin Lakes Police Department will conduct the internal investigation, according to a Feb. 18 news release, the Wisconsin […]

 
 

Growing while glowing

Growing while glowing

Twin Lakes woman opens school for underprivileged children in South Africa By Mike Ramczyk Staff Writer Lindsey Dickey always wanted to help people. When the Twin Lakes native and Wilmot High School graduate left the United States for South Africa in 2016, she knew she wanted to get into the […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons claim share of conference championship

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons claim share of conference championship

By Jason Arndt Editor For the Westosha Central boys basketball team, there was plenty on the line entering a Saturday afternoon contest with Elkhorn, according to senior Joey Michelau. The Falcons, hours after defeating host Waterford to stay unbeaten in Southern Lakes Conference play, returned to their home court for […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons win in battle of state-ranked opponents

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons win in battle of state-ranked opponents

Zackery notches 34 for Westosha Central By Jason Arndt Editor In a clash between two state-ranked boys basketball teams, Westosha Central had the upper hand Feb. 8, when the Falcons fast paced style overwhelmed visiting Waukesha West. The Falcons, No. 5 in Division 2, according to the WisSports.net Coaches Poll, […]