Walworth-Fontana area

Special ride

Special ride

At the Easter Egg Hunt at Duck Pond on March 31, an annual event sponsored by the Big Foot Recreation District, Fontana Fire Chief Wolfgang Nitsch (left) grabs a picture of the Easter Bunny while Captain Kyle Ketterhagen holds the door. (Penny Gruetzmacher photo)

 
 

Agape House 5K to raise awareness of child abuse prevention

Agape House is hosting its annual 5K Run Walk Stroll during National Child Abuse Prevention month. Individuals, families, and groups of all sizes are invited to participate in the event Saturday, April 28. The pre-registration reduced fee is $20 through April 9; afterwards it increases to $30 with no guarantee […]

 
 

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

• The Walworth Village Board welcomes a new trustee following this week’s election; • See photos from area Easter egg hunts; • Read a preview about the Agape House’s annual 5K run/walk. Note the deadline for the reduced pre-registration fee is April 9; • See the recap about Williams Bay […]

 
 

Students spend a week spreading kindness

Students spend a week spreading kindness

Activities revolve around spring, anti-bullying theme By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent Students and staff at Walworth Grade School had a flurry of activities during Kindness and Anti-Bullying Week, March 12 through 16. The theme was: Celebrate Spring by Stopping Bullying. The week began with a kick off assembly that included a […]

 
 

Newcomer elected to Walworth Village Board

A contested race on today’s ballot for three Village of Walworth trustee seats featured five candidates. Incumbents Randy Maynard and LeRoy Nordmeyer retained their seats and will be joined by challenger Louise Czaja. According to unofficial results, vote totals are as follows: Nordmeyer, 293 votes; Maynard, 272; Czaja, 257; challenger […]

 
 

Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. coming to stage

Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. coming to stage

It’ll be the first musical for Sharon Community School By Heather Ruenz SLN staff Students at Sharon Community School have been putting in many hours of rehearsal in preparation for the school’s first musical. Schoolhouse Rock Live, Jr. will be presented at 7 p.m., April 6, and at 2:30 and […]

 
 

Five vie for three seats on Walworth Village Board

By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent The only locally contested race on Tuesday’s ballot is for the Walworth Village Board where five people have thrown their hat in the ring for three seats up for election. A forum was held March 22 at Walworth Memorial Library. The candidates for Village Board as […]

 
 

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

In this week’s Times/Reporter…

The March 30 Times/Reporter includes: • A full slate of local pre-election coverage including the contested Walworth Village Board race that has five candidates vying for three seats, Big Foot Union High School and Walworth Joint School District Jt. #1 boards – both featuring two candidates and two seats, as […]

 
 

Chili dinner supports church, local youth

Chili dinner supports church, local youth

It’s an annual event at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Walworth By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Walworth held its Annual Chili Dinner March 10, an event that featured chili, silent auction items from community members, organizations and businesses, and plenty of young volunteers on-hand to help […]

 
 

Sprouting ideas of wonder while learning

Sprouting ideas of wonder while learning

‘Little Sprouts’ program in Walworth welcomed young kids, their parents By Penny Gruetzmacher Correspondent Walworth Elementary School recently offered a new program, “Little Sprouts” for young children and their parents. The four-week event was an opportunity to be creative and try new things while learning in the process. “Little Sprouts” […]

 
 
 
 
 

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