• Union Grove girls knock off rival Waterford
  • Waterford wrestling wins Badger Invite
  • Catholic Central basketball uses slow week to get healthy
  • Waterford pom squad captures conference crown
  • The O’Brien Family, Cara (from left), Cyndi, Kevin and Lacee gather for a photo during the 2016 Joey O’Brien Memorial Golf Outing at Browns Lake Golf Course. The family was honored Monday with the Burlington Rotary Club Humanitarian Award for efforts to raise funds for childhood cancer research and local scholarships. (Photo by Ed Nadolski)
  • Union Grove girls knock off rival Waterford

    Union Grove girls knock off rival Waterford

      By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Here we go again. That was the brief sentiment Union Grove girls basketball coach Rob Domagalski had after his team suffered through another second half scoring slump at Waterford Friday, Jan. 12. But unlike their three losses where second half slumps did them in, […]

  • Waterford wrestling wins Badger Invite

    Waterford wrestling wins Badger Invite

      By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School wrestling team won six individual titles and finished first Jan. 14 in the Badger Invitational at Badger High School in Lake Geneva. The Wolverines routed Union Grove 67-3 Jan. 12 in a Southern Lakes Conference dual meet at Union […]

  • Catholic Central basketball uses slow week to get healthy

    Catholic Central basketball uses slow week to get healthy

      By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent With injuries and school trips depleting its roster, the girls Catholic Central basketball team was fortunate to have just one game on the docket this past week. “We needed some time to get healthy,” said Head Coach Jerod Boyd. The Lady Toppers also got […]

  • Waterford pom squad captures conference crown

    Waterford pom squad captures conference crown

    Wolverines dominate competition for seventh consecutive SLC title   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School Varsity Pom team likes it, and came to smash. And smash they did, and we know they liked the outcome. The Wolverines might have used the name of two of the […]

  • The O’Brien Family, Cara (from left), Cyndi, Kevin and Lacee gather for a photo during the 2016 Joey O’Brien Memorial Golf Outing at Browns Lake Golf Course. The family was honored Monday with the Burlington Rotary Club Humanitarian Award for efforts to raise funds for childhood cancer research and local scholarships. (Photo by Ed Nadolski)

    WITH VIDEO: Honoring a son’s legacy

    O’Brien family recognized for kindness in the face of pain By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief It was just days – mere hours, really – that transported Kevin and Cyndi O’Brien from their charmed life as parents of a loveable 16-year-old lug of a boy to shell-shocked, tear-streaked mourners at […]

 

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Union Grove girls knock off rival Waterford

Union Grove girls knock off rival Waterford

  By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Here we go again. That was the brief sentiment Union Grove girls basketball coach Rob Domagalski had after his team suffered through another second half scoring slump at Waterford Friday, Jan. 12. But unlike their three losses where second half slumps did them in, […]

 
 

County launches GED initiative

By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor In the coming year, Racine County hopes to give 100 people in the county the education they need to help fill open jobs. Racine County kicked off its high-school equivalency degree initiative Jan. 11 with an hour-long GED Summit at Burlington’s Veterans Terrace. The program was […]

 
 

Burlington girls basketball cruises past Kenosha Bradford

Burlington girls basketball cruises past Kenosha Bradford

Burling caps big week with 19 points   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com And Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Burlington girls basketball team picked up a solid road victory at Kenosha Bradford Tuesday night. The Lady Demons bolted to a 31-15 halftime lead en route to a 55-44 victory and reached the […]

 
 

Waterford wrestling wins Badger Invite

Waterford wrestling wins Badger Invite

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School wrestling team won six individual titles and finished first Jan. 14 in the Badger Invitational at Badger High School in Lake Geneva. The Wolverines routed Union Grove 67-3 Jan. 12 in a Southern Lakes Conference dual meet at Union […]

 
 

Catholic Central basketball uses slow week to get healthy

Catholic Central basketball uses slow week to get healthy

  By Dana Ehrmann Sports Correspondent With injuries and school trips depleting its roster, the girls Catholic Central basketball team was fortunate to have just one game on the docket this past week. “We needed some time to get healthy,” said Head Coach Jerod Boyd. The Lady Toppers also got […]

 
 

JOSEPH E. VICTOR

JOSEPH E. VICTOR

      Joseph Edward, ‘Joe’ Victor, 77, Minocqua formerly Waterford, died Jan.7, 2017, at home surrounded by family after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 17, 1939, to the late Edmund and Margaret (Dietz) Victor. On Aug. 31, 1963, he married the love of his […]

 
 

Waterford pom squad captures conference crown

Waterford pom squad captures conference crown

Wolverines dominate competition for seventh consecutive SLC title   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent The Waterford Union High School Varsity Pom team likes it, and came to smash. And smash they did, and we know they liked the outcome. The Wolverines might have used the name of two of the […]

 
 

WITH VIDEO: Honoring a son’s legacy

The O’Brien Family, Cara (from left), Cyndi, Kevin and Lacee gather for a photo during the 2016 Joey O’Brien Memorial Golf Outing at Browns Lake Golf Course. The family was honored Monday with the Burlington Rotary Club Humanitarian Award for efforts to raise funds for childhood cancer research and local scholarships. (Photo by Ed Nadolski)

O’Brien family recognized for kindness in the face of pain By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief It was just days – mere hours, really – that transported Kevin and Cyndi O’Brien from their charmed life as parents of a loveable 16-year-old lug of a boy to shell-shocked, tear-streaked mourners at […]

 
 

New middle school, athletic facilities, auditorium questions will be on ballot

New middle school, athletic facilities, auditorium questions will be on ballot

By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor The Burlington Area School District School Board got down to the details Tuesday night, finalizing the resolutions that will go to referendum on the April ballot. The board passed three different resolutions for three different projects and amounts – a new Karcher Middle School, additional athletic […]

 
 

RICHARD E. ROBERTS

RICHARD E. ROBERTS

      Richard E. Roberts, Racine, 86, Racine, died Jan. 16, 2017, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center. He was born in Caledonia, Miss., Feb. 24, 1930, to the late Charles and Mamie (Underwood) Roberts. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and the Korean War. On Feb. […]

 
 
 
 

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