Archive for: September, 2018

Elkhorn seeking Parks and Rec director

By Kellen Olshefski Correspondent The City of Elkhorn Human Resources Committee met Sept. 24 to discuss filling the Department of Parks and Recreation director vacancy. City Administrator Sam Tapson said requirements listed in the job description include a 4-year college or university degree in Parks and Recreation Administration or a […]

 
 

Moving up

Moving up

The Big Foot girls volleyball team, including Sophia Foster, shown serving, improved to 2-3 in the conference following a 3-0 win over Beloit Turner Sept. 25. (Peter Mischka photo)

 
 

School District projects small tax levy increase

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community School District had its annual meeting Monday night and the residents in attendance approved a projected .47 percent tax levy increase for 2018-19. District Business Manager Kathy Zwirgzdas cautioned, as she does every year, that number could change when the numbers […]

 
 

Miracle Mike

Miracle Mike

Star Elkhorn football player back home after life-altering accident By Mike Ramczyk Sports Editor Sitting around their wooden kitchen table, Matt and Hayley Lois are grateful and thankful on a foggy, mild Monday evening. They allude to acts of God and throw around words like miracle when talking about their […]

 
 

Food pantry in Delavan moves back home

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Harold Johnson Food Pantry, located in the basement of St. Andrew Church since 1980, has spent the past 21 months at a temporary location while its space at St. Andrew was renovated. The pantry moved back home on Sept. 15. “It felt really good […]

 
 

Homecoming game is tonight

Homecoming game is tonight

Football team qualifies for postseason play after beating Brodhead-Juda last week By Dan Truttschel Correspondent The first item on the East Troy High School football team’s 2018 bucket list has been completed. For the fourth straight season, the Trojans will play in the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association postseason after a […]

 
 

JUDITH KELL MANN

Judith Kell Mann, 80, of Elkhorn, died Sept. 22, 2018, at Holton Manor Nursing Home Elkhorn. Judith was born Aug. 31, 1938, in Michigan, to the late John and Barbara (Bonet) Rogers. She was united in marriage to David Rowe Mann on Sept. 30, 1989, in East Troy. Judith worked […]

 
 

Dashing ducks

Dashing ducks

Brittany Mayotte and Brecken Watkins head down the creek bank to get a good look at the small ducks at the East Troy Kiwanis Club’s 20th annual Duck Race Sept. 22 as dad, Chris Watkins, follows with Willa Watkins on his shoulders. (Eric Kramer photo)

 
 

Ready for the show

Ready for the show

      Big Foot High School’s homecoming court (on pajama day) is, from the left, (front) Sophia Foster, Claire Beyers, Leslie Lavariega, Lynda Santiago, Elise Glos, Logan Eischeid, Ryan Davenport, Braden Buchholz, Carlos Pichardo, Eli Hibl, (back) Nick Freymiller, Abigail Peterson, River Riley, Jocelyn Arnold, Agustus Foster, Mary Davenport, Hannah Palmer […]

 
 

Meijer and Kwik Trip set to come to Delavan

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan Common Council approved preliminary plans Sept. 18 for Meijer and Kwik Trip to come to Delavan. Meijer is set to build a store at East Geneva Street and North Shore Drive on part of the former dog track property. Kwik Trip is set […]