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ROBERT H. BRYANT, SR.

ROBERT H. BRYANT, SR.

      Robert H. Bryant Sr., 68, of Westfield, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison. He was born on May 13, 1950, in Burlington, to Willard “Woody” and Mary (Cline) Bryant. He married Betty (Miller) Karcher on Nov. 22, 1988. Bob is survived […]

 
 

MARY J. KLIEBHAN

MARY J. KLIEBHAN

Mary J. Kliebhan, 81, of Burlington, passed away Sept. 7, 2018 at Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington. She was born Aug. 28, 1937, to John and Eleanor (nee Thill) Rauch in Oshkosh. She married John Kliebhan on July 27, 1961. They were married for 37 years before his death in […]

 
 

PAOLA C. EDSTROM

PAOLA C. EDSTROM

      Paola C. Edstrom, 77, of Hales Corners passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at her home. Paola was born on June 24, 1941, in Milan, Italy, to Raffaele and Cecilia (Ferretto) Giovanetti. She married Homer E. Edstrom on April 19, 1965. He preceded her in death in December of […]

 
 

Waterford soccer starts season on right foot

Kickers keep winning   By Chris Bennett Sports Correspondent Waterford overcame a second-half deficit and won 3-2 Sept. 4 in non-conference boys high school soccer match at Waukesha North. The Wolverines beat Milwaukee South Division 3-0 Aug. 3 in a non-conference match at Waterford. Waterford opened Southern Lakes Conference play […]

 
 

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Lois leads title-hungry Grove volleyball

Broncos hoping to contend for SLC crown   By Tim Wester Sports Correspondent Soon after the two-day UW-Whitewater Invitational, Union Grove girls volleyball coach Anne Sireno asked the tournament selection committee if Karlee Lois would make the all-tournament team. Their response was simply, “MVP.” Lois was the resounding choice for […]

 
 

Catholic Central volleyball enjoys road court advantage

Catholic Central volleyball enjoys road court advantage

Lady Toppers host Martin Luther, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.   By Troy Sparks Sports Correspondent You can argue that the girls volleyball schedule for the Burlington Catholic Central team is a bit unfair going into the first two weeks of the season. The Hilltoppers played their first two contests on the […]

 
 

Council grants ADA restroom exemption

Resale shop faces hardship in upgrading restroom, owners say By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington Common Council, faced with slippery slope, decided on a 5-2 vote to grant a petition to delay required installation of a handicap-accessible restroom for 2 Fancie Gals at Tuesday’s meeting. The owners of the […]

 
 

Special teams, defense keep Waterford atop Southern Lakes standings

Special teams, defense keep Waterford atop Southern Lakes standings

Undefeated in SLC, Waterford hosts Burlington for 1st place Friday By Jason Arndt jarndt@southernlakesnewspapers.com WILMOT – In a contest closer than what the score indicates, one team struggled to finish drives, and the other made key stops and plays when it mattered the most Friday at Wilmot Union High School’s […]

 
 

Building hope for young readers

Building hope for young readers

BASD partnership with United Way continues to grow By Alex Johnson Correspondent Former Burlington Area School District Assistant Superintendent Patricia Hoffman has been volunteering her time as a reading tutor for students at Waller Elementary School. Hoffman shares her expertise with first- and second-grade students as part of the Schools […]

 
 

Late rally lifts undefeated Burlington to first win over Lake Geneva Badger in 20 years

Late rally lifts undefeated Burlington to first win over Lake Geneva Badger in 20 years

Two late Webley touchdowns highlight comeback victory   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – A physical dogfight turned into fourth quarter fireworks Friday night at Burlington High School, and the Demon football team used a late rally sparked by more Nick Webley brilliance and crucial defensive stops to knock off […]

 
 
 
 

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