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Trees to enliven Salem School grounds

Trees to enliven Salem School grounds

Donation part of program between ATC-Bucks By Jason Arndt Editor Courtesy of a program partnership between the American Transmission Company and Milwaukee Bucks, Salem Grade School received 20 trees on Nov. 30, when students and administrators collaborated with Paul Swartz Nursery to plant them on school property. The program, according […]

 
 

Cheer squad captures national bid

Cheer squad captures national bid

Central starts state title defense For the second straight year, the Westosha Central High School cheerleading squad secured a bid for national competition, courtesy of a first place finish at the Dec. 2 Universal Cheerleaders Association competition held in Milwaukee’s Wisconsin Center complex. Teams in each competition are assessed by […]

 
 

County to take on big pharma

County to take on big pharma

Federal lawsuit contends deceptive marketing By Jason Arndt Editor When the state Department of Health Services revealed Kenosha County ranked No. 1 in heroin-related deaths in Wisconsin, according to a recent study, county agencies acknowledged the need to address the epidemic in all levels of government. While the county received […]

 
 

Brighton, Randall earn top marks in area

Brighton, Randall earn top marks in area

All schools receive passing grades By Jason Arndt Editor In the second year of state-mandated report cards using the Forward Exam, all nine feeder schools in western Kenosha County earned a passing grade, according to findings released by the state Department of Public Instruction last week. Each feeder school is […]

 
 

Gateway turns Silver Lake Park into a classroom

Gateway turns Silver Lake Park into a classroom

Students received hands-on training By Jason Arndt Editor Silver Lake Park turned into an outdoor laboratory last week, when six Gateway Technical College students and their instructor converged onto the Kenosha County Park, where they learned proper tree removal techniques. The Nov. 14 project, which involved removing six dead ash […]

 
 

Asma’s love of film started at Central

Asma’s love of film started at Central

Graduate, current film student, presents at Gateway By Jason Arndt Editor When Garrison Asma attended Westosha Central High School, the Salem Lakes resident won Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Public Service Announcement video contest, which showed the benefits of athletic activities within the state organization. The 2013 contest and a scholastic […]

 
 

Central band students participate in honors festival

Central band students participate in honors festival

Six were selected based on achievements Six Westosha Central High School band students were part of the 2017 Winona State University Honors Band Festival held the weekend of Nov. 3. To receive consideration for the honor, which goes to about 100 students from high schools in Wisconsin and Minnesota, students […]

 
 

HONOR ROLLS: Brighton School

The following students were named to the 2017-18 first quarter honor roll at Brighton School. Principals Honor Roll Fifth grade: Samuel Davis, Kade Edwards, Aiden Ellerbrock, Shelby Fabbri, Aiden Figueroa, Maxwell Jensen, Alexandria Keller, Anthony Lena Jr, Sophia Paulowske, Keira Peyron, Jacob Steger. Sixth grade: Jackson Golla, Jakob Hiemstra, Kyleigh […]

 
 

Central confirms eight cases of whooping cough

Central confirms eight cases of whooping cough

By Jason Arndt Editor Officials from the Kenosha County Division of Health confirmed eight cases of pertussis, or whooping cough, at Westosha Central High School since Nov. 7. The disease begins with respiratory symptoms of cold and cough, and can quickly progress into severe fits of coughing and may be […]

 
 

Salem Lakes receives fireworks update

Salem Lakes receives fireworks update

Village decides on municipal court status By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent Heather Siegel, American Fireworks, updated the Salem Lakes Village Board on the progress of a building that she and her husband, Vincent, propose to buy in Salem Lakes where the hope to move their year-round business at the Nov. 13 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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