Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Community Library faced with budget challenges

By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Its that time of year for everyone, including The Community Library, when budgets become a top priority. While the library submits its budget to the villages of Salem Lakes, Twin Lakes, Paddock Lake and town of Randall, the library does not set a mill rate. Kenosha […]

 
 

WIAA BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Horlick douses Falcons’ state hopes

WIAA BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Horlick douses Falcons’ state hopes

By Jason Arndt Editor In a five-set thriller at Racine Horlick, the WIAA boys volleyball sectional semifinal contest came down to two points, with the Rebels outlasting Westosha Central High School Oct. 31. The second-seeded Rebels, who saw their season end at Westosha Central a year ago, edged the No. […]

 
 

Passing on their knowledge

Passing on their knowledge

Area teens help grade schoolers make healthy choices By Jason Arndt Editor Building social skills and encouraging healthy choices are key components to developing grade-school children into positive citizens later in life, according to the Department of Public Instruction, which says students spend a large portion of their awake hours […]

 
 

Stunned and amazed

Stunned and amazed

Bayles receives a shock By Jason Arndt Editor Stunned, surprised and amazed. Those are three words Seth Bayles used to describe his reaction when several businesses came forward with donations to aid in his mission to help Ronald McDonald House at an assembly held Oct. 30 at Westosha Central High […]

 
 

SIGNING DAY: Eight Wilmot students sign letters of intent

SIGNING DAY: Eight Wilmot students sign letters of intent

Eight Wilmot Union High School student-athletes signed their national letters of intent Wednesday in the school commons. Of the eight student-athletes, three were part of the state runner-up softball team, while the baseball and girls volleyball teams had two each. Also, a boys swimmer signed on the dotted line. Photos […]

 
 

Trevor-Wilmot sees drop in mill rate

Lowest since 2011 By Jason Arndt Editor For the second consecutive year, taxpayers in the Trevor-Wilmot Consolidated School District should expect to see a decrease in its tax levy, after the school board authorized its budget at Monday’s annual meeting. The tax levy, according to Director of Business Services Nicole […]

 
 

WIAA CROSS COUNTRY: Capra makes fourth state appearance

WIAA CROSS COUNTRY: Capra makes fourth state appearance

Senior shows improvement By Jason Arndt Editor Although Meghan Capra did not notch the medal she hoped for, the Westosha Central High School senior distance runner showed improvement in her final WIAA Division 1 state cross country appearance, according to Falcons coach Keith Olsen. Capra, who wanted to place among […]

 
 

Authorities still seek overdose suspect

Authorities still seek overdose suspect

Myers, 32, wanted for Twin Lakes, Richmond deaths By Jason Arndt Editor A 32-year-old Illinois woman allegedly involved in overdose deaths in both Twin Lakes and Richmond, Ill. is still at large, according to Richmond Police Lt. Scott Adams, who said she was indicted in another Illinois county. Casey L. […]

 
 

BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Falcons’ coach calls it a career

BOYS VOLLEYBALL: Falcons’ coach calls it a career

Schultz guided program since its inception By Jason Arndt Editor Since 2006, when Westosha Central High School started its boys volleyball program, Wayne Schultz was the only head coach the team ever had. Entering next year, however, the Falcons will be under new direction. After Tuesday’s sectional semifinal at Racine […]

 
 

Final pre-trial postponed for overdose suspect

Final pre-trial postponed for overdose suspect

Resolution possible, court records state By Jason Arndt Editor A 29-year-old Patch Grove man who allegedly supplied a lethal dose of heroin had his Oct. 27 final pre-trial postponed until Nov. 13, online court records state, which indicated a possible resolution could come. Michael H. Peterson, held in Kenosha County […]

 
 
 
 
 

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