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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, […]

 
 

Wilmot agrees to meet with students about Wi-Fi

Wilmot agrees to meet with students about Wi-Fi

School initially opted to terminate public student use By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Wilmot Union High School officials have placed plans to cease public Wi-Fi access on hold, pending the outcome of a meeting with student class officers next week, according to a release issued by the school. “Representatives from […]

 
 

College news

College news

HONORS LIST UW-Stevens Point The following area students received certificates of achievement for earning honors of distinction in the 2016 fall semester at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point: Salem: Dana K. Rasmussen, Honors Twin Lakes: Michael J. Rutkowski, High Honors To receive the highest honor designation, full-time undergraduates must attain […]

 
 

A Historical Highlight

A Historical Highlight

Randall qualifies 10 historians for regionals By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When 10 Randall Consolidated School students qualified for a National History Bee online test Jan. 4, they did not know they reached regional competition held in Milwaukee until Monday, according to a school news release. The National History Bee, […]

 
 

Wilmot to ban students from public Wi-Fi

Wilmot to ban students from public Wi-Fi

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When Wilmot Union High School officials announced its decision to terminate public WiFi access on Wednesday, the students opted to file an online petition with hopes the decision would get overturned. Termination is effective Feb. 6. The school, which cited the Children’s Internet Protection Act, […]

 
 

Volunteers needed in national Readers event

Volunteers needed in national Readers event

Local schools involved By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The United Way of Kenosha County is seeking more than 300 community volunteers for its eighth annual Readers Are Leaders event, which is part of Read Across America – a celebration of the birthday of Dr. Seuss, a press release from agency […]

 
 

Area schools embrace mental health partnership

Area schools embrace mental health partnership

Partnership could bring clinics to students By Jason Arndt Staff Writer More than 150,000 school-age children in Wisconsin experience a mental disorder in a given year, according to a report by Pupil Services Director Bridget Kotarak of the Wilmot K-12 Consortium, which is composed of four area schools. The four […]

 
 

Former school group member faces sentencing

Former school group member faces sentencing

Twin Lakes resident pleaded guilty to theft charges A former member of Randall Consolidated School’s Parent-Teacher Club, who pleaded guilty to felony theft of funds from the group, faces a Feb. 15 sentencing hearing in Kenosha County Circuit Court, according to online court records. Terra Mener, 45, who pleaded guilty […]

 
 

Wilmot hosts Expo

Wilmot hosts Expo

Wilmot Union High School is hosting a Jr. Panther Expo for 8th-grade students and families on Monday, Jan. 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the field house. In addition to officials from each academic department, representatives from extra-curricular activities and athletic programs expect to convey pertinent information about their programs and […]

 
 

Randall students learn to spin music

Randall students learn to spin music

School dance disc jockeys learn life skills By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Learning life skills with a musical twist – that’s what’s happening at Randall Consolidated School when Student Council representatives receive training as disc jockeys for school dances. “In the past, we have hired a DJ for our dances,” […]

 
 
 
 
 

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