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‘SOS’ grant secured to boost high school security

‘SOS’ grant secured to boost high school security

By Patricia Bogumil Interim Editor Staff at Waterford Union High School will start keeping a sharper eye on campus safety thanks to a $41,185 grant to help fund more than $82,000 worth of surveillance cameras, two-way radios, portable breathalyzers and metal detectors. The grant award was announced by Racine County […]


Annual Great Pumpkin Fest set

Children and adults are invited to come in costume to The Great Pumpkin Fest on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 1-4 p.m., in the Union Grove Union High School gym. Entertainment inside the gym will be provided by Mama Baer, the Storyteller in a performance at 2 p.m., sponsored by the […]


Co-op squad dominates in SLC victory

Co-op squad dominates in SLC victory

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor Just how good was the Burlington co-op swim team Tuesday night at Jefferson? Consider this: even with most swimmers doing off events, the squad swept the victories at the meet and finished 1-2 in all three relays and 1-2-3 in four of the 11 events. […]


Standouts for the week of Oct. 14, 2011

Standouts for the week of Oct. 14, 2011

Male Athlete of the Week Carson Biedrzycki, Burlington High School boys volleyball: The BHS junior proved to be a big factor for the Demons in a four-set win over Whitefish Bay last week. In the 20-25, 25-23, 27-25, 25-19 Burlington win, Biedrzycki had 22 kills and two block kills. Coach […]


Wolverines rout Comets, take aim at Badger

Wolverines rout Comets, take aim at Badger

Waterford will play for a shot at SLC title tonight By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor     The Delavan-Darien High School football team may have scored first Oct. 7 at Waterford, but the Wolverines got the last laugh. Waterford followed up the Comets’ opening drive – which ended in a […]


BHS third, CCHS fifth at Westosha Smash

Demons hit hard by injuries at tournament By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor If you wanted to sum up Saturday at the Westosha Smash for the Burlington girls volleyball team, a simple statement by coach Dan Lynch works pretty well. “It’s kind of one of those days we really wish we […]


Regional loss ends Demon boys season

By David Paulsen Correspondent It was not the way the Burlington High School boys’ soccer team wanted to end their season. As the No. 6-seeded team in regional action, playing Racine Horlick, the No. 11-seeded team, the Demon boys had hoped to at least advance to the second round of […]


Hilltoppers continue to roll, down Shoreland

By Bud Milroy Sports correspondent It’s a clichéd old sports adage – there’s no offense like a good defense. The Catholic Central defense showed as much Friday night, ripping the ball away from visiting Shoreland Lutheran en route to a convincing 41-20 Midwest Classic Conference-South victory. The win keeps the […]


BHS football rebounds with win over Elkhorn

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor With nothing to play for but pride at this point, the Burlington High School football team made sure it left Elkhorn Friday feeling better about the way it played. The Demons scored the first 14 points of the game, and picked up a 42-21 win […]


Demons fall just short against Franklin

By Jennifer Eisenbart Sports editor The Burlington High School boys volleyball team knew it was playing for the Southeast Conference title Monday night, and knew it would be a battle. In a match that went back and forth all evening, the Demons fell in five sets to the Franklin Sabers, […]


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