Archive for: October, 2012


M. G. “Barney” Ross, 97, longtime ace sales “rep” for one of the nation’s largest purveyors of agricultural commodities and service, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. He was lovingly cared for by his daughters, medical teams and the wonderful Hospice House staff. His sales territory for Tractor Implement […]



Irving “Bud” Weiss, 85, of Delavan died at Willowfield Nursing Home, Oct. 22, 2012. Memorial services were Oct. 27, 2012 at Millard Community Covenant Church. Burial was in Richmond Cemetery. Betzer Funeral Home served the Family.



Wayne L. Reuter, 83, formerly of Walworth died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at the Williams Bay Care Center in Williams Bay. He was born June 27, 1927 in Lone Rock to the late LaVerne and Jennie (Grover) Reuter. He was united in marriage to Lucille York on Jan. 8 1955 […]



Glee Lois Anderson of Oostburg, formerly of Delavan, passed away peacefully Oct. 27 2012 at the age of 91 surrounded by her beloved family. Glee by definition means joy and merriment and without question Glee embodied and provided 91 years of such joy to her family and friends. She is […]



Allan Arthur Shoemaker, 77, of Delavan died at Willowfield Nursing Home I Delavan Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. He was born June 11, 1934 in Waukesha to the late Henry Shoemaker and Emma Leader. He married Dorie Merry Oct. 19, 1996 in Palmyra. He was an over the road truck driver […]


4K for Cancer challenge changed student’s life

4K for Cancer challenge changed student’s life

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent As he resumes studying accounting this fall, Dong Hoon Lee’s life has seemingly returned to normal. But the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater sophomore is quick to point out his life has forever been changed because of an event he participated in this summer. Lee, a native of […]


Trick or treat set

Trick-or-treat hours will be held in the Village of East Troy, Town of East Troy and Town of Troy on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church of East Troy, located on the corner of Clark and Union streets, will serve as a Halloween safe spot, […]


Golden Eagles in East Troy

Golden Eagles in East Troy

Returning starter Vander Blue (left) and Davante Gardner of the Marquette University men’s basketball team run drills at East Troy High School last week. The Golden Eagles held practice in the high school gym on Oct. 19 and 20 while attending training camp in Elkhorn. The annual Big East coaches’ […]



Joyce A. Gleiter, 68, of Delavan died Saturday Oct. 27, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Janesville. She was born Feb. 1, 1944 in Elkhorn to the late Theodore and Hazel (Channing) Miles. She was united in marriage to Gerald Gleiter on April 20, 1968. She was employed at University […]


Big Foot runners state bound

“Both are peaking at the right time.” – coach Tim Collins on sophomores Fletcher Strahan and Kathryn Colby   By Dan Truttschel Correspondent All season, there have been signs the Big Foot boys and girls cross country teams are ready to take the next step in the programs’ development. So […]