Archive for: December, 2019

To stock the shelves

To stock the shelves

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church With School collected items for the Harold Johnson Delavan Food Pantry in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. On the day after Thanksgiving, volunteers gathered the items from the church, loaded them up on a trailer and transported them to the food pantry. Among the helpers […]

 
 

Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons

Celebrate Dungeons and Dragons at Horticultural Hall in Lake Geneva in February and learn how to play at the Lake Geneva and Elkhorn libraries. Dungeons and Dragons, the role-playing game, is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. Many local libraries have very active D&D groups that meet monthly. Learn how to […]

 
 

Boat storage facility began without approval

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Drivers on Highway 50 may have noticed a new structure being built just south of Highway 67. If it gains the approval of the Town of Delavan board, the structure will become a boat storage business. The project began without that approval. Administrator John Olson […]

 
 

SANDRA STEVENS

Sandra L. Stevens, 74, of Delavan died on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019 at The Bay at Burlington. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

Community concert

Community concert

Fred Palmer directs the Holton-Elkhorn Band at its annual Christmas concert Dec. 14 in the James A. Wehner Auditorium at Elkhorn Area High School. The band generally boasts between 40 and 44 members between the ages of 16 and 80 and boasts a strong partnership with the high school. See […]

 
 

Future designers?

Future designers?

Daniels Sentry Foods in Walworth’s recent holiday celebrations included raffles, tastings, a cookie walk, children’s projects and more. Above; Christian Becker, 4, and Autumn Thiede, 3, both from Delavan, make Christmas ornaments. See more coverage in the Dec. 27 Times/Reporter. (Penny Gruetzmacher photo)

 
 

Delavan Council issues raze order for Temperance House

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The final act for the Temperance House in Delavan may be on the horizon after the Common Council on Dec. 17 authorized an order to the Delavan Historical Society to repair or raze the building within 30 days. A Hail Mary reprieve in the form […]

 
 

Mastering the music

Mastering the music

Numerous groups and ensembles performed at the annual Whitewater High School Winter Gala event on Dec. 11. Among them were the Club Jazz, Wind Ensemble and Cadenza Singers. See more coverage in the Register. (Tom Ganser photo)

 
 

Carnival worker takes plea deal in attack

Carnival worker takes plea deal in attack

Man to be sentenced in February A Mississippi man is scheduled to be sentenced Feb. 24 after pleading guilty to some of the most serious felony offenses that resulted from the rape and attack of a woman with a hammer in Elkhorn before the 2018 Walworth County Fair. Terrence D. […]

 
 

Close loss

Close loss

Whitewater suffered a 78-71 defeat against McFarland on Dec. 20 despite Carter Brown’s 19 points. See more Whitewater area sports in the Register. (Peter Mischka photo)