Author Archive: Tracy Ouellette

Schools kick off Bullying Prevention Month tonight

Schools kick off Bullying Prevention Month tonight

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community School District Pupil Service Department is inviting the public to the fourth annual kick-off event for bullying prevention and awareness month on Monday, Oct. 1. This year’s theme is “One kind word can change someone’s entire day.” The event, at Little […]

 
 

NANCY L. MIHLBAUER

NANCY L. MIHLBAUER

Nancy L. Mihlbauer, 75, of East Troy, was born into eternal life Sept. 24, 2018. She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 53 years, Albert Mihlbauer. Loving mother of Julie (Keith) Boyd and Jodi (Lonnie) Lascelle; proud grandmother of Ian and Kylie Boyd, Tamar and Andrew Lascelle. […]

 
 

School District projects small tax levy increase

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community School District had its annual meeting Monday night and the residents in attendance approved a projected .47 percent tax levy increase for 2018-19. District Business Manager Kathy Zwirgzdas cautioned, as she does every year, that number could change when the numbers […]

 
 

Homecoming game is tonight

Homecoming game is tonight

Football team qualifies for postseason play after beating Brodhead-Juda last week By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first item on the East Troy High School football team’s 2018 bucket list has been completed. For the fourth straight season, the Trojans will play in the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association postseason after a […]

 
 

Dashing ducks

Dashing ducks

Brittany Mayotte and Brecken Watkins head down the creek bank to get a good look at the small ducks at the East Troy Kiwanis Club’s 20th annual Duck Race Sept. 22 as dad, Chris Watkins, follows with Willa Watkins on his shoulders. (Eric Kramer photo)

 
 

The fall election is fast approaching

The fall election is fast approaching

Village urges residents to register early The Wisconsin Fall General Election will be Tuesday, Nov. 6; polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. All residents of the Village of East Troy vote at the Village Municipal Building, 2015 Energy Drive (north entrance). The village is encouraging resident […]

 
 

Fire at East Troy High causes evacuation

Fire at East Troy High causes evacuation

High school students sent home UPDATE: Students at East Troy High School were dismissed for the day after a fire broke out during a cooking demonstration this morning. According to a press release from the East Troy Community School District the fire started on a hot plate being used in […]

 
 

Fall Festival and Harvest Dinner set for Oct. 7

St Peter the Apostle Parish, 1975 Beulah Avenue, East Troy, is hosting its Fall Festival and Harvest Dinner from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7. Attendees can enjoy the church’s famous oven-roasted chicken dinner, which includes real mashed potatoes and gravy, homemade dressing, coleslaw, hot vegetables, rolls […]

 
 

Restoring the Honey Creek

Village Board moves forward with dam removal By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff       The East Troy Village Board put into motion the restoration of the Honey Creek and the removal of the East Troy Dam at the Sept. 17 meeting. Village engineer Tim Lynch, of Lynch and Associates, briefed the […]

 
 

Volleyball team wins two in a row

Volleyball team wins two in a row

Girls take down McFarland, Big Foot By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The Rock Valley Conference schedule is just starting to heat up, but the East Troy High School girls volleyball team found itself with an early-season test last week. And the Trojans passed with flying colors. Playing at McFarland, East Troy […]