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It’s election day

It’s election day

School referenda on ballot with federal, state, county posts Western Racine County voters face a variety of choices for federal, state and county office in today’s election. Polls opened at 7 a.m. Tuesday and close at 8 p.m. Voters can find polling places and other specifics regarding the election by […]

 
 

JOHN T. “JACK” ESSMAN, JR.

JOHN T. “JACK” ESSMAN, JR.

      John T. “Jack” Essman, Jr., age 88, of Waterford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 with family at his side at Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington. Jack was born in Waterford, to the late Rose (nee Krueger) and John T. Essman Sr. He spent his entire life […]

 
 

BACK 2 BACK: Burlington repeats as state volleyball champion

BACK 2 BACK: Burlington repeats as state volleyball champion

Demons claim 4th crown in 8 years   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – Teri Little looked like a kid in a candy store Saturday night, exclaiming “Hell yeah!” as she walked to the media room. Burlington High School students, clad in tie-dye, littered with signs and beaming with […]

 
 

BREAKING: Burlington Catholic Central wins volleyball state championship

BREAKING: Burlington Catholic Central wins volleyball state championship

Lady Toppers sweep Clayton, capture sixth gold ball in 13 years, 1st since 2012   By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com The Catholic Central Hilltoppers approach each volleyball match with a calm and collected attitude, regardless of who they play. Winners of 21 straight entering Saturday’s WIAA Division 4 state championship, the […]

 
 

Drug charges issued in wake of fatal road incident

A Burlington man is charged with two drug offenses after a passenger in a car he was driving in April tumbled out of the vehicle and later died. Anthony E. Schmidt, 37, was charged Sept. 12 in Racine County Circuit Court with possession of marijuana, second and subsequent offense; and […]

 
 

Burlington hangs on to sweep Waukesha West, will play for 2nd straight state title

Burlington hangs on to sweep Waukesha West, will play for 2nd straight state title

Demons tested in third game, advance to state title Saturday at 4 p.m.   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – For the fifth time in eight years, the Burlington High School girls volleyball team will play in a state championship match. The Lady Demons ripped through the Wolverines for […]

 
 

Walker closes the gap

Walker closes the gap

Governor predicted growing economy would help campaign draw even By Jason Arndt Editor Although Gov. Scott Walker was down by five points in polls back in September, the Republican incumbent said at the time he was confident his campaign could close the gap by focusing on the growing economy and […]

 
 

Evers stakes future on kids

Evers stakes future on kids

What’s best for children is best for state, he says By Jason Arndt Staff writer Democratic challenger Tony Evers and incumbent Republican Gov. Scott Walker are locked in a neck-and-neck race for the state’s highest office with mere days remaining before the Nov. 6 election. Recent polls have shown the […]

 
 

BREAKING: Catholic Central volleyball sweeps Newman Catholic, will play for state championship Saturday

BREAKING: Catholic Central volleyball sweeps Newman Catholic, will play for state championship Saturday

Toppers set D4 state ace record, battle at 9 a.m. Saturday for state title By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com GREEN BAY – The moment doesn’t get too big for the Catholic Central volleyball team – and it easily could have in a WIAA Division 4 state semifinal Friday morning at the […]

 
 

DONNA MAE QUESTAD

DONNA MAE QUESTAD

      Donna Mae Questad passed away Oct. 22, 2018. She was born on Aug. 12, 1946, in Milwaukee to Eddie and Virginia (Lukowitz) Lemanczyk. A strong, devoted Christian woman, Donna was deeply involved in Branson Gospel at Hamners’ Variety Theater in Branson, Mo. She took great joy in traveling, cooking, […]

 
 
 
 

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