Archive for: February, 2019

Meal for a mission

Meal for a mission

Kiwanis club preparing for annual pancake breakfast in Whitewater The Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club will serve its all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, at the Armory, 146 W. North St. in downtown Whitewater. Tickets cost $5 in advance and $6 at the door […]

 
 

A helping hand

A helping hand

The Elkhorn Area Women’s Club Christmas House Walk raised $2,000 for VIP Services, Inc. Presenting the check to Linda Cheney of VIP (center) are Kathy Papenfus (left) and Karen Gonzales (right), the club’s co-chairs for this year’s April 10 Card and Game Night Scholarship fundraiser. The club has been donating […]

 
 

Rev. William C. Zanton

Rev. William Clifford Zanton, 82, of Avalon, died at Agrace Hospice Care in Janesville on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. Memorial services will be scheduled sometime in March and announced at a later date. Betzer Funeral Home of Delavan is serving the family.

 
 

William O. McBride

William Ondonis McBride, 72, of Lake Geneva, died Feb. 21, 2019 at Delavan Health Care Center, Delavan. A memorial gathering will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 3, with Military Honors at 2:30 p.m. at Betzer Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

James T. Christensen

Infant James Thomas Christensen, of Racine, died Feb. 25 at Children’s Hospital in Wauwatosa, shortly after birth. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4 at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Delavan. Betzer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

 
 

Local students to participate in district Solo and Ensemble Festival

Students from area schools will participate in a Wisconsin School Music Association sanctioned District Solo and Ensemble Music Festival at Lake Geneva Middle School on Saturday, March 2. During the festival, which is free and open to the public, students will perform vocal and instrumental solos, duets, trios and small […]

 
 

Flowing colors

Flowing colors

At Sky Circus on Ice, held at Lake Lawn Resort and on Delavan Lake Feb. 16-17, local first responders and their helpers hold the American flag during the National Anthem at the event. It’s touted as the largest Kite Festival on Ice in North America and features kite performances, kite-building […]

 
 

Bank to hold open house in honor of retiree

Bank to hold open house in honor of retiree

Linda Kuchenberg, residential loan originator at First National Bank and Trust recently announced plans to retire effective Feb. 28. She has more than 20 years of mortgage lending experience. She joined the FNBT family in February 2016, serving the Williams Bay and surrounding communities by providing Sound Advice to homebuyers […]

 
 

It’s ‘My Life’

It’s ‘My Life’

Joelle Rohner and Hayley Estacion stop by the Help Desk, staffed by Badger senior Christian Johnston, during Badger High School’s “My Life” event. “My Life” assigns high school juniors life situations as they pass through different stations that include buying a car, groceries, childcare services, insurance and more to learn […]

 
 

Assessing the airport

Village Board looks for metrics to gauge success By Tracy Ouellette SLN STAFF The East Troy Village Board had asked the Municipal Airport Manager Walter Watkins to the Feb. 18 board meeting to give a quarterly report on the status of the airport and answer some questions about fuel sales. […]