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JOYCE M. SCHNEIDER

JOYCE M. SCHNEIDER

      Joyce M. Schneider, 97, of Rochester, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Arbor View. Joyce was born on Sept. 20, 1920, in London, England to James and Mabel (nee Lewis) Griffin. She attended Kensington Ave. Elementary School. She went to work at the age of 14 […]

 
 

BHS considers dumping class rank

New system would weigh several factors of performance By Alex Johnson Correspondent Principal Eric Burling and teacher Jim Dennert of Burlington High School gave a presentation to the Burlington Area School District Curriculum Committee Monday about the possibility of switching from a class rank system to a laude-point system. Currently, […]

 
 

Village reviewing high school’s referendum-fueled expansion plans

By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Voters will have a say in Union Grove High School’s expansion plans during next month’s $7.85 million referendum question. District officials, however, are not wasting any time in setting the stage for the ambitious project, which is aimed at benefiting the high school’s agriculture, industrial arts […]

 
 

Hearing set for former teacher in sex assault case

Hearing set for former teacher in sex assault case

Richmond, 41, is accused of having sex with students By Jason Arndt Staff Writer With trials pending in both Racine and Kenosha county circuit courts, a former Kenosha teacher and Waterford pastor accused of having sexual contact with students had one court proceeding adjourned this week, and is awaiting the […]

 
 

Scouts to play game of Clue in downtown

  By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Hundreds of Boy Scouts, friends and family members will descend upon downtown Burlington Saturday for an event labeled: Clue, Scouting Edition. The scouts and others will visit 30 local businesses and agencies, collecting clues along the way as they attempt to solve the […]

 
 

Burlington batters Wilmot to clinch first playoff berth since 2014

Burlington batters Wilmot to clinch first playoff berth since 2014

Demons lifted by late field goal   By Mike Ramczyk sports@southernlakesnewspapers.com BURLINGTON – Cora Anderson picked one heck of a time to make her first field goal of the season. The Burlington football team’s sophomore kicker, who had fallen inches shy on several attempts this season, finally boomed one through […]

 
 

CAROLE J. PHILLIPS

CAROLE J. PHILLIPS

      Carole J. Phillips, 80, of Burlington, went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at Timber Oaks Assisted Living Center in Union Grove. Carole was born Aug. 23, 1937, to Clair and Frances (nee Spry) Pritchard in Chicago. She grew up […]

 
 

DAWN C. KETTERHAGEN

DAWN C. KETTERHAGEN

      Dawn C. Ketterhagen, 68, of Bassett, passed away at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, surrounded by her immediate family. Dawn was born in Chicago, on Sept. 22, 1949, to Herald and Pearl (nee Wilder) Mouw. She spent her early life in Chicago until moving to […]

 
 

DONNA M. BICKFORD

DONNA M. BICKFORD

      Donna M. Bickford, age 82, died on Wednesday Oct. 4, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 10, 1935, in Walworth County to Hiram and Lodema “Deem” (Matthews) Baker. Donna’s early years were spent on a farm in rural […]

 
 

Scout overwhelmed by success of park project

Scout overwhelmed by success of park project

It’s named Martin’s Square in his family’s honor By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Aspiring Eagle Scout Tommy Martin admits he’s a bit overwhelmed by the thought that his seemingly simple suggestion rallied a community and created a showcase park for the city. When he first approached Mayor Jeannie Hefty […]

 
 
 
 

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