Author Archive: Jason Arndt

BOYS BASKETBALL: Wilmot wins back-to-back contests

BOYS BASKETBALL: Wilmot wins back-to-back contests

The Wilmot Union High School boys basketball team kept up with visiting Burlington Friday to hand the Demons their first Southern Lakes Conference loss of the season. Wilmot, which received a team-leading 18 points from Mason Moravectz, entered halftime clinging to a 32-30 lead and eventually came away with 67-64 […]

 
 

HOCKEY: Thunder nets first win

HOCKEY: Thunder nets first win

After eight contests, the Kenosha Thunder co-op hockey program captured its first victory on Dec. 27, when Kenosha defeated Madison La Follette/East 2-1. Against visiting Madison La Follette/East at the Pleasant Prairie Ice Plex, the Thunder jumped to a 1-0 lead in the second period, where Ryan Cope notched an […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

While the area experienced some blemishes last year, when a man was killed inside his home and a farm family saw their property damaged by fire, 2018 brought some positive developments to Western Kenosha County. Whether it was the epic run of the Westosha Central boys basketball team, which captivated […]

 
 

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

The staff at Southern Lakes Newspapers wishes everyone a very Merry Christmas!

 
 

IN PHOTOS: Wilmot, Westosha split twinbill; Toys for Tots teddy bear toss

The Westosha Central student section proudly waves the school flag following the Falcon boys victory.

On Thursday, Westosha Central visited Wilmot for a girls and boys basketball doubleheader, which the schools split. While the Panther girls defeated Westosha Central 67-35, the Falcons boys responded with an 80-52 victory against Wilmot. At halftime of the boys contest, supporters from both sections tossed teddy bears and soft […]

 
 

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers pounce on Lady Falcons

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Panthers pounce on Lady Falcons

By Jason Arndt Editor Courtesy of Delaney Brown, and key turnovers, the Wilmot Union High School girls basketball team defeated visiting Westosha Central on Dec. 20. Brown, coming off a game-high 18 points at Burlington Dec. 18, scored 10 in Wilmot’s 67-35 win against a Falcons squad experiencing a trying […]

 
 

BOYS BASKETBALL: Falcons coast to victory at Wilmot

Wilmot's Zack Watson (20) chases Falcon guard Jaeden Zackery during the team's Southern Lakes Conference contest Thursday at Wilmot (Jason Arndt/The Report).

By Jason Arndt Editor At times on Thursday, Wilmot tried to double team Jaeden Zackery, but the Westosha Central guard just dished the basketball to senior teammate Dylan Anderson, and vice versa. The Falcons duo, which scored a combined 45 points, helped the flourishing Falcons to an 80-52 defeat of […]

 
 

A pre-med’s mission

A pre-med’s mission

Area woman joins volunteers in Guatemala By Jason Arndt Editor Access to basic human rights, such as public health and the means to receive medical services are just two areas people in the United States often take for granted, said Madeline Brown. Brown, a Salem native and 2015 Westosha Central […]

 
 

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

In this week’s Twin Lakes Report…

A week before the Twin Lakes’ annual ‘Shop with a Hero’ event, Twin Lakes police officer Kevin Saunders said he finds the greatest joy arriving to Lakewood and Randall schools, where officials inform students they will go on a shopping spree. The shopping spree, which happened Saturday at the Lake […]

 
 

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: Area girls dominate first team

ALL-AREA VOLLEYBALL: Area girls dominate first team

By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor With the Christmas season approaching, it’s time to fill your hearts and minds with a stocking stuffer – the third annual Southern Lakes Newspapers All-Area volleyball team. The super team features athletes from all 15 of the schools in our coverage area, which includes 15 […]