Author Archive: Heather Perkins

Arts Alliance to host members show and sale

The annual Whitewater Arts Alliance Members Show and sale will be exhibited at the Whitewater Cultural Arts Center from Oct. 9 to Nov. 1. The gallery will be open Thursday through Sunday each week from 12 to 5 p.m. The Whitewater Arts Alliance invites the public to an opening reception […]

 
 

WHS Marching Band presents ‘Defying Gravity’

WHS Marching Band presents ‘Defying Gravity’

By Tom Ganser Correspondent The Whitewater High School Marching Band gave its first performance of the season during the halftime of the WHS vs. Parkview football game on Sept. 12. This year’s production is entitled “Defying Gravity” and includes three musical selections: “Ascend” (by Sam Hazo arranged by Michael Sweeney), […]

 
 

LWV to host candidate forums for local Senate, Assembly races

The League of Women Voters – Whitewater Area will sponsor two candidate forums on Saturday, Oct. 4 in advance of the Nov. 4 general election. A forum for State Senate District 15 candidates, Janis Ringhand and Brian Fitzgerald, will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with League member […]

 
 

LORRAINE I. POWELL

Lorraine I. Powell, 87, of Delavan, passed away on Sept. 27, 2014 at her home in Delavan. She was born in Antigo on Aug. 2, 1927, to Harry and Ellen (Merrill) Page. Lorraine was united in marriage to Ervin Powell on March 31, 1950, in Antigo. Ervin passed away on […]

 
 

Delays continue for Irish-themed pub

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent A prospective restaurateur has been given a drop-dead deadline for his Irish-themed pub or could face the prospect of having a beer and liquor license rescinded. In a narrow 4-3 vote, the Common Council on Sept. 16 gave Patrick Monahan, agent of the proposed Blackthorne Scribe […]

 
 

BicycleWise named one of America’s Best Bike Shops

BicycleWise named one of America’s Best Bike Shops

BicycleWise & Sports Fitness of Whitewater has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2014 by the National Bicycle Dealers Association. The NBDA’s America’s Best Bike Shops program is designed to identify and reward bicycle stores in North America against the highest performance standards in the industry. There […]

 
 

Have a slice of pizza for local girl scouts

Have a slice of pizza for local girl scouts

Members of Whitewater Girl Scout Troop #3336 invite all members of the community to stop in – or order out – from Rocky Rococo’s Pizza of Whitewater Monday between 4 and 8 p.m. to support their fundraising efforts for a trip next year. The troop has planned a 10-day educational […]

 
 

Officials review Whitewater’s financial history

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Before looking ahead, Whitewater’s municipal leaders are looking back. As a preamble to the heavy lifting of reviewing Whitewater’s 2015 city budget, three officials — City Manager Cameron Clapper, Finance Director Doug Saubert and Management Analyst Molly Parrish — prepared a review of Whitewater’s financial activity […]

 
 

Volleyball team looks to end first half with win

Volleyball team looks to end first half with win

Tennis team gets by Jefferson; swimmers perfect at 3-0 By Adam Knoll SPORTS CORRESPONDENT The Whitewater High School volleyball team had a challenging week, losing two straight matches in straight sets, one to Evansville and the other to East Troy. At the Brodhead tournament last week, the Whippets defeated Evansville […]

 
 

Kick in some money for WHS soccer program

Fundraising effort for facility improvements feature personalized tiles The Whitewater High School Soccer program, Whitewater Community Foundation and Jeff Behrens, WHS athletic director, recently announced a $30,000 fundraising campaign for the high school’s soccer complex in honor of the program’s 20th anniversary. The focus of the fundraising campaign will be […]