Archive for: April, 2015

Family Fun Night set for May 1

Washington Elementary School in Whitewater will hold its annual Family Fun Night on Friday, May 1. Sponsored by the Washington PATT, the event will feature food, raffles, games and a silent auction from 5 to 8 p.m. This year’s new feature will be a photo booth from Flash Creative Wisconsin. […]

 
 

Officials review emergency plan

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent With the intent of staying current with disaster preparedness efforts, Whitewater officials recently reviewed and revised the city’s emergency operations plan. While the city has long had such a document in place, city staffers recently went through the document with a fine-tooth comb and updated the […]

 
 

LORI A. STANGLER

Lori A. Stangler, 58, of Sussex, died April 20, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was born May 9, 1956, to the late Harry and Muriel Shaw. She graduated from Elkhorn High School in 1974 and Deaconess School of Nursing in 1977. On Nov. 5, 1977, she married Alan Stangler. […]

 
 

Library Board votes to switch systems

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent The Irvin L. Young Memorial Library could join a growing list of neighboring public libraries seeking to leave the Mid-Wisconsin Federated Library System and join the counterpart organization in Waukesha County. The Irvin L. Young Library Board of Trustees voted in favor of the switch April […]

 
 

Badger grad presents research at UW-Whitewater

Badger grad presents research at UW-Whitewater

By Tom Ganser Correspondent Claire Kinder, a 2011 graduate of Badger High School, participated in Undergraduate Research Day at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on March 18. Kinder was among more than 250 students to present the results of their research projects or creative activities at the 20th annual event. In […]

 
 

Badgers baseball sweeps Elks

Badgers baseball sweeps Elks

Softball drops five games By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School baseball team swept two games from Elkhorn last week. Badger defeated Elkhorn 5-2 at home April 14 thanks to a big four-run third inning. Clint Ugolini’s double brought home two of the runs. Alex Morland brought home […]

 
 

Baseball boosts record from 0-2 to 4-3

Baseball boosts record from 0-2 to 4-3

Comets beat Williams Bay, Union Grove, Clinton By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent After starting the 2015 season 0-2, the Delavan-Darien Comets’ baseball team had a busy second week, playing five games in six days. From April 13 to Sunday, the Comets took advantage of the tough stretch, going 4-1 in those […]

 
 

Softball wins three, loses one

Softball wins three, loses one

Comets beat Clinton and Elkhorn, lose to Wilmot By Jennifer Cesarz Picking up three wins last week, the Delavan-Darien High School softball team improved to 4-1 after also suffering its first loss of the season. The Comets swept Clinton in a non-conference double header, winning 11-0 and 16-1 and beat […]

 
 

MACC games

MACC games

D-DHS graduate and Beloit College student athlete Tyler Butke dunks during the game. (Michael Hall Photo)

 
 

Dogs removed from feces-filled home

Man faces drug, animal cruelty charges By Vicky Wedig Editor A Delavan man faces drug and animal cruelty charges after police found “deplorable” conditions when they executed a search warrant at his Lawson School Road home last week. Elkhorn police executed a search warrant for a drug case at 501 […]