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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, […]

 
 

Tavern League makes assist

Tavern League makes assist

Organization’s donation brings in new K9 officer By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department made the tough decision to euthanize its K9 officer in late November, the loss of Klaus left a gaping hole in its K9 unit. Klaus, who served the community for five years, […]

 
 

Wheatland students look into the future

Wheatland students look into the future

One team receives Rookie of the Year honor By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Inspired by sustainable and renewable resources, Wheatland Center School students spent four months creating and developing cities for a Jan. 21 Future City Competition held at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, where one of two presenting teams […]

 
 

Drones invade Wilmot’s Bucci Field

Drones invade Wilmot’s Bucci Field

Organization pleased with school facilities during race By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When Milwaukee area-based Team RamQuad FPV coordinated a drone race with Wilmot Union High School officials two months ago, the organization planned to hold Sunday’s event in the school field house, but the weather sent them to Frank […]

 
 

Wheatland students receive artistic recognition

Wheatland students receive artistic recognition

Nearly 20 Wheatland Center School expect to have their work selected for publication in this year’s Southern Lakes Anthology writing contest, according to a release issued by the school. “The title of this year’s anthology is ‘Action!,’” the release states. “Eighteen of Wheatland’s students had their writing or artwork chosen […]

 
 

Wilmot sells rest of school forest

Wilmot sells rest of school forest

Land is located in Racine County By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After the Wilmot Union High School Board rejected two bids, they finally found a buyer for the last 80 acres of its school forest in the Town of Burlington, just west of the Richard Bong State Recreation Area. The […]

 
 

Former school group treasurer sentenced

Former school group treasurer sentenced

Mener, of Twin Lakes, pleaded guilty in December By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 45-year-old former treasurer of Randall Consolidated School Parent-Teacher Club will spend 18 months behind bars following a Feb. 15 sentencing hearing in Kenosha County Circuit Court. Terra Mener, of Twin Lakes, pleaded guilty to felony charges […]

 
 

Wilmot Cheer seeks state repeat

Wilmot Cheer seeks state repeat

Kostrova, Myers all-state finalists By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After the Wilmot Union High School cheerleading squad won its second consecutive regional title Feb. 18, the team looks for a similar result at the Wisconsin Association of Cheer and Poms state championships Saturday. Wilmot Union, the defending WACPC Small Varsity […]

 
 

Like night and day

Like night and day

Two lawmakers reconsider daylight saving proposal By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Expect daylight saving time to remain firmly entrenched in Wisconsin, with potential for the measure to become permanent, according to State Rep. Samantha Kerkman (R – Salem). Originally, Kerkman and Rep. Michael Schraa (R – Oshkosh) had proposed legislation […]

 
 

Randall students to receive artistic recognition

Randall students to receive artistic recognition

Randall Consolidated School has announced 16 of its students have been selected to have their work published in the 2016-17 Southern Lakes Anthology, a writing and drawing competition composed for students in third through eighth grades, according to a release issued by the school. And, for the second straight year, […]

 
 
 
 
 

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