Month: May 2021

Walworth-Fontana area

Royal night

Big Foot Union High School celebrated its prom Sunday, which welcomed more than 120 juniors and seniors as guests, according to school officials. Held at The Abbey Resort, it was themed “An Evening Under the Stars” and featured a dinner in the ballroom followed by music, s’mores and more. Students […]


What a show

The Delavan Lions Club’s truck show featured a variety of vehicles on display throughout downtown Delavan as well as numerous vendors, a variety of live entertainment, food and beverage options and even a dunk tank (among those who took a turn on the “hot seat” were Mayor Ryan Schroeder.) See […]


Flapjack flipper

At the Whitewater Breakfast Kiwanis’ pancake breakfast fundraiser, Lynn Binnie and Ed Schweitzer keep an eye on Steve Ryan as he flips a flapjack. The event was drive-thru only this year and was held at the Old Armory in Whitewater. See more photos in the May 27 Register. (Marjorie Stoneman […]



      Kip Ross, 36, of Williams Bay, passed away on May 24, 2021, at Mercyhealth Hospital in Janesville. He was born in Burlington on Sept. 17, 1984, to Charles and Gail (Ennis) Ross. Kip was united in marriage to Jessica Barkes. He was a radiology technician at Aurora Lakeland Medical […]



      Carolyn I. Williams, 71, of Delavan, passed away on May 24, 2021, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. She was born in Muskegon, Mich., on May 21, 1950, to Benjamin and Irene (Sniegowski) Taylor. Carolyn was united in marriage to David Williams on July 19, 1969, at Community […]



Charles Richard Williams, 88, of Elkhorn, passed away on May 17, 2021, at Tender Reflections assisted living facility in Elkhorn. He was born in Dover, New Jersey, on Sept. 4, 1932, to Charles R. Williams and Sallie Mildred (Jones) Williams. He married Joanne M. Cooper on June 25, 1955, in […]


They did it!   

Lakeland School of Walworth County graduates for this year include, from the left: Logan Fierst, Nicholas Mahanna, Adam Sarnowski, Kristin DeMint, Stephen Ajamian, Dameon Monsanto, Jaden Fisher, Hannah Reed, Noah Behling, Lucas Heidenreich and Justin Zheng. Members of the group not pictured are: Dominick Antol, Jimmy Gomez and Sierra LaBrie. […]


Town of Delavan considers adding a TID

Supervisors offer opposing views on the issue By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Town of Delavan is considering establishing a tax incremental district, an idea not unanimously supported by the Town Board. The board discussed the option on April 20. The proposed TID would include the land near the intersection […]