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Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad

Ludwig leads Burlington tennis squad

  By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com For years, longtime Burlington boys varsity tennis coach Ken Savaglia has preached playing in the offseason. The head coach, now in his 21st year, has the luxury of coaching some year-round players this spring, and he is hoping another year of experience can result in […]

 
 

Grocery business continues to innovate

Grocery business continues to innovate

Gooseberries Fresh Market owners (from left) Mike Spiegelhoff and his parents Kathy and Dave Spiegelhoff plan $1.9 million in upgrades to the Burlington store to increase the focus on organic foods, fresh meat and seafood, and add beer and wine service for shoppers. Pick up a copy of the Southern […]

 
 

Village reviews fee schedule

Union Grove could tweak service fees to match other communities By Dave Fidlin Correspondent The amount Union Grove charges for various services could be tweaked in the months ahead. A village panel is currently reviewing what comparable communities are charging. The village’s Administration and Finance Committee on April 17 began […]

 
 

Police pact earns praise

Success could lead to more collaboration between town, village By Dave Fidlin Correspondent With the second year well underway, officials in the village and town of Waterford have gone on record touting the town’s policing of the village since early 2016. After years of stalled efforts, the Village Board in spring […]

 
 

A fresh twist on an old fairy tale

A fresh twist on an old fairy tale

CCHS presents ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Catholic Central High School’s drama department is set to turn the traditional fairy tale of the “Princess and the Pea” on it’s particularly sensitive backside when it opens it’s six-show run of the royally rollicking musical “Once Upon […]

 
 

Racine County Classic bowling tournament coming to Union Grove Sunday

Year-end championship open to Racine County bowlers, $5,000 in prize money   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Union Grove resident Chip Gehrke was looking for a way to reward his bowling comrades from Racine County. League bowling is strong in the county, with nightly leagues at Towne & Country Lanes in […]

 
 

VIRGINIA M. HELD

VIRGINIA M. HELD

      Virginia M. “Toots” Held, 92, of Lyons, late of Elkhorn, died peacefully on April 18, 2017, at Lakeland Health Care Center. Services are Saturday, May 20, at 2 p.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation is May 20, from noon until the […]

 
 

Catholic Central silences St. Joe’s with five-run sixth

Catholic Central silences St. Joe’s with five-run sixth

Rieck’s blast first varsity home run of career   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com Talk about breaking out of a slump. Mired in offensive handcuffs the first four games of the 2017 season, Burlington Catholic Central’s Tyler Rieck was simply looking for a good pitch to hit Tuesday night at Simmons […]

 
 

New law consoles local family

New law consoles local family

CBD oil law fix caps local family’s long, emotional odyssey By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief The mix of emotions that churned in the heads and hearts of Tom and Sally Schaeffer Monday had to be disorienting. There was triumph in knowing a bill they championed had become law. But there […]

 
 

Koszarek will pace Waterford golf

  By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford Union High School’s Josh Koszarek finished as the only golfer to break 80 and won individual medalist honors April 8 in the Wolverine Classic at Rivermoor Golf Club. Koszarek carded a 78 and led the Wolverines to a fifth-place finish. Waterford played Tuesday […]

 
 
 
 

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