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Wheatland Center School announces board resignation

Wheatland Center School announces board resignation

District seeks candidates to fill vacancy Mary Ochoa-Petersen has resigned as a member of the Wheatland School Board, the district reports, adding the board of education is seeking candidates to fill the vacancy. “We would like to thank her for her years of service to the Wheatland J1 School District […]

 
 

Gaul finds her calling in Cambodia

Gaul finds her calling in Cambodia

Wilmot graduate teaching orphaned children By Jason Arndt Editor Behind Kimmy Gaul’s wide smile is a person with a wider mission to help children across the globe. The wider mission for Gaul, a 2012 Wilmot Union High School graduate, involves serving as a volunteer at an orphanage in Cambodia. Her […]

 
 

Horton receives Kohl Fellowship

Horton receives Kohl Fellowship

Wheatland teacher first in school history By Jason Arndt Editor Kandi Horton is not only the first Kohl Fellowship winner in Wheatland Center School history, but also the sole recipient of the award in Kenosha County for 2017. The announcement, made in a March 15 news release, states Horton is […]

 
 

Aspiring Eagle Scout has dugout plans

Aspiring Eagle Scout has dugout plans

Porter, 15, targets Legion Park By Jason Arndt Editor Unsheltered baseball dugouts at Legion Park in Twin Lakes could see a revival, courtesy of an aspiring Eagle Scout, who has ambitious plans to upgrade the structures. Daniel Porter, 15, who presented his plan to the Twin Lakes Village Board Monday, […]

 
 

VIDEOS: Wilmot students talk “Hello! My Baby”

VIDEOS: Wilmot students talk “Hello! My Baby”

Musical set for the weekend Wilmot Union High School’s annual spring musical, “Hello! My Baby” is set for production March 17-19 in the school auditorium. The production created by Emmy Award winner Cheri Steinkellner, of Sister Act, has 7 p.m. presentations on both Friday and Saturday followed by a 2 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

BREAKING: Wilmot decathletes capture 4th straight state title

BREAKING: Wilmot decathletes capture 4th straight state title

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer For the fourth consecutive year, the Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon team emerged as state title winners Friday, according to District Administrator Dan Kopp. Kopp, in a Twitter post, wrote “@wilmotuhs State Champions!!!! #proud.” Academic decathlon is a competition composed of ten categories: art, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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