Delavan

Fundraiser to support area bandshell

If the name, Gimme Skynyrd doesn’t make it clear, many of the songs Lynyrd Skynyrd fans enjoy will be part of a fundraiser tonight to raise money for the Phoenix Park Bandshell in Delavan. “They are not just a tribute band. It is six musicians dedicated to putting on a […]

 
 

Delavan man allegedly pushed girlfriend

A status conference is scheduled for March 21 for a Delavan man charged with pushing his girlfriend and taking her phone away when she tried to call police. Nathan James Ledger, 23, pleaded not guilty Feb. 22 to felony intimidation of a victim, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property, […]

 
 

Leading the fun

Leading the fun

The UW Marching Band under the direction of Michael Leckrone (above) perform at Delavan-Darien High School March 3 as a fundraiser for the DDHS band program. See more photos in the March 7 Delavan Enterprise. (Mike Hoey photo)

 
 

All aboard as Delavan Train Show approaches

All aboard as Delavan Train Show approaches

Annual event will return to 18 locations March 9 and 10 The 12th Annual Delavan Train Show will ride the rails into downtown Delavan March 9 and 10. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday that weekend. […]

 
 

City to spend more for fireworks display

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan Common Council on Feb. 19 approved spending $12,100 on its annual Fourth of July fireworks display for 2019. The city paid $11,000 in 2018 and is in the second year of a three-year contract with J&M Displays, but the price of the fireworks […]

 
 

UW-Madison Varsity Band to perform

The Delavan-Darien High School Band Booster Club and the DDHS Band program will welcome the University of Wisconsin-Madison Varsity Band to the DDHS gymnasium on Sunday, March 3 at 1 p.m. for what’s been described as “a high energy performance.” Come hear favorites from the Camp Randall songbook, the Fifth […]

 
 

Flowing colors

Flowing colors

At Sky Circus on Ice, held at Lake Lawn Resort and on Delavan Lake Feb. 16-17, local first responders and their helpers hold the American flag during the National Anthem at the event. It’s touted as the largest Kite Festival on Ice in North America and features kite performances, kite-building […]

 
 

Town of Delavan Board may have discussed removing position

Some dispute minutes while others say it’s a non-issue at this time By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Town of Delavan Board may have recently discussed eliminating the Town Foreman position currently held by Mike Petkoff. However, if that’s the case, those discussions have taken place in closed session with […]

 
 

A reading celebration

A reading celebration

Delavan Christian School celebrated World Read Aloud Day Feb. 1, featuring Mr. Mike Kasun, an illustrator, Aram Public Library’s Miss Katherine, the school’s Mrs. Beth Hutson and local Christian author, Judith Rolfs. Aram Public Library’s Miss Katherine poses with preschool through second grade students (front row) Evelyn Kibler, Mackenzie Taylor, […]

 
 

A super team effort

A super team effort

From the left; Michael Coulson, manager of Ol’ Wisco, presents a check for $218 to Delavan Lions Club members Marilyn Carlson (president), Steve Carlson, Doris Cangelosi, Frank Cangelosi, Sara Deschner, Brad Deschner, Ryan Schroeder, Rick Heine, Karen Heine and Steve Cass. It was a percentage of the sales at Lions […]