Archive for: October, 2017

Elkhorn golfers peaking at right time

By Chris Bennett Sports correspondent The Elkhorn Area High School girls golf team put up its lowest combined round of the season Sept. 21 in the Southern Lakes Conference Varsity Tournament at Brighton Dale Links in Kansasville. The Elks played Wednesday in a WIAA Division 1 regional tournament at Riverside […]


Woman charged with burglarizing apartment

A bond forfeiture hearing is scheduled for Nov. 3 for a Walworth woman after she failed to appear in court Sept. 20 to face a burglary charge. Tami L. Gouty, 37, was charged Sept. 19 in Walworth County Circuit Court with burglary of a building or dwelling as a party […]


It’s homecoming week at the high school

East Troy High School is celebrating its 2017 homecoming this week with a series of events culminating with the annual dance on Saturday. This year’s theme is “Dancing Through the Decades.” With the parade around the Village Square at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6. Spirit Week will, once again, […]


Man allegedly stole keys to flee in owner’s truck

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 9 for a Milwaukee man charged with trying to steal a truck in the Town of Sugar Creek after he crashed his car. Cannon Martin, 47, was charged Sept. 19 in Walworth County Circuit court with burglary of a building or dwelling, operating […]


Back-to-4-H Night event planned

Those who have thought about joining a 4-H program, but may not know enough about it are invited to an event sponsored by the Walworth County 4-H Club, where questions will be answered and families can see if 4-H is a good fit for them. Back-to-4-H Night is set for […]


Spikers defeat Beloit after 4-1 play at invitational

Spikers defeat Beloit after 4-1 play at invitational

By Dan Truttschel Sports correspondent The stat sheet after Tuesday night’s Rock Valley Conference matchup at Beloit Turner was a full one for the Big Foot girls volleyball squad. And it was that team-wide effort that made things just a bit easier for the Chiefs. Big Foot controlled the action […]


‘An impression that will last’

‘An impression that will last’

  Local scout and crew clean headstones at cemetery By Heather Ruenz SLN staff Austin Muetzel, a Life Scout in local Boy Scout Troop 243, is working toward reaching the rank of Eagle Scout and as part of that process, recently spent a day at a local cemetery with fellow […]