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Wilmot UHS Key Club raising funds by collecting shoes

The Wilmot Union High School Key Club is rising to the occasion again to try to raise money in order to continue its goal of providing service and assistance to the community. A new effort the club is trying is through an organization called “Funds2org”. Funds2org is a group that collects gently-used shoes so they can be put […]

Wilmot Union High School choir sings National Anthem at Brewers game

The Milwaukee Brewers game this afternoon got off to a Western Kenosha County start with the singing of the National Anthem by a choir of Wilmot Union High School students. Here is video of the performance as posted on the school’s Facebook page:

Wilmot UHS academic decathlon team repeats as national champions

The Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team has repeated as national champions, the school district’s website and Facebook page have announced this afternoon. The National Finals were held in Anchorage, Alaska over the last couple of days. Note: We expect we will have more information eventually if not tonight. Check back! — DH

Wilmot UHS bands to perform May 16

The Wilmot High School Bands will perform a free concert in the school’s Lance Haas Auditorium for the Performing Arts at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 16. The Wind Ensemble will perform “First Suite in E flat for Military Band” by Gustav Holst and “Danse Bohemien” by Randal Standridge. The Concert Band will perform “On […]

UPDATE: Well woes to keep Wilmot UHS closed Tuesday & Wednesday

Wilmot Union High School students’ impromptu vacation will continue Tuesday and Wednesday at least. A malfunctioning water well pump closed the school abruptly Monday morning, after some students were already on the way to school. The well pump is expected to be replaced Tuesday, followed by water tests Wednesday, perhaps into the night, Daniel  Kopp, district administrator, told Wednesday […]

Wilmot Union High School closed due to lack of water

Wilmot Union High School is closed this morning due to a lack of water. The problem is being worked on currently (about 8 a.m.), said Daniel Kopp, district administrator. In February, a water test at the school showed elevated E. coli in the water system, causing restrictions in use of water, but not a closure. Also, according to […]

Wilmot UHS to present Little Women April 29-30

Wilmot Union High School will present Little Women, the Broadway musical, on Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.. This production is based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets are: Adults, $8 and students $3. Buy your tickets online here. Wilmot High school is […]

Wilmot UHS Academic Decathlon spaghetti dinner fundraiser is April 11

A spaghetti dinner fundraiser to help fund the Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon Team trip to Alaska to compete in the National Competition will be held at Luisa’s Restaurant on Monday, April 11 from 4 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $9. Meal Includes: Spaghetti and meatballs, salad and Bread. Beverages can be purchased at an […]

Spring Election 2016: County supervisor Dist. 21 results

Early results in the county supervisor Dist. 21 race show a tiught battle between incumbent Kim Bruenig and challenger Mark Nordigan. With 2 of 4 polls reporting unofficial results at about 9:26 p.m.: Mark Nordigan 356 (51%). Kimberly Breunig 332 (48%). The district includes parts of Salem, Randall and Twin Lakes. UPDATE 9:50 p.m. — […]

Spring Election 2016: Wilmot Union High School board results

Early results are in for the Wilmot Union High School District board race. Three seats will be filled. At about 8:35 p.m. with 4 of 8 polls reporting unofficial results are: Sue Gerber 149 (25%). Wayne Trongeau 116 (20%). Steven Turner 110 (19%). Roger W. Johnson  103 (18%). Marcie Badtke 100 (17%) UPDATE 9:23 p.m. — […]

Wilmot UHS Academic Decathlon Team bowling fundraiser is April 2

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon Team is hosting a bowling fundraiser to help fund a trip to defend the team’s national title in Alaska. The bowling fundraiser will take place Saturday, April 2, from 7 to 9 p.m. at GRC Bowling, 5411 Green Bay Rd, Kenosha. Cost is $25 per person, which includes: two hours of bowling, rental shoes, […]

Salem Town Board recognizes Wilmot High School Marketing & Business Association

The Salem Town Board on Monday presented a proclamation honoring achievement by Wilmot High School Marketing & Business Association students in the State Career & Development Conference at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva on March 10. The Wilmot MBA website says: Wilmot MBA is an organization at Wilmot Union High School that consists of two clubs, DECA and […]

Salem Town Board recognizes Wilmot UHS academic decathlon team for 2016 state title

The Salem Town Board on Monday presented representatives of the Wilmot High School academic decathlon team team with a proclamation recognizing their 2015-16 season, which recently included a state title. The team is moving on to nationals in Alaska next month. The Wilmot team is the defending national champion in their division. The proclamation reads as follows: WHEREAS, […]

Spring Election 2016: Wilmot Union High School District candidate Q&A

Voters in the Wilmot Union High School District will be able to cast a ballot in a contested school board race on April 5. Voters will be able to vote for three at-large candidates out of a field of five. The top three in votes will fill the seats. The same questionnaire was submitted by to each candidate, […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 1:32 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding for a medical call at Wilmot Union High School. UPDATE 1:33 p.m. — Patient is a 17 year old experiencing abdominal pains. Patient is with school resource officer.

Wilmot UHS’ Sam Kirk signs basketball letter of intent with Cardinal Stritch Univeristy

Wilmot Union High School senior Sam Kirk recently signed a letter of intent with Cardinal Stritch University to play women’s basketball for the 2016-17 season. Kirk was a four-year varsity player at Wilmot. More information is available here at the

Wilmot UHS team earns second at Wisconsin ProStart Invitational Culinary Competition

The Wilmot Union High School ProStart team took second place Tuesday at the Wisconsin ProStart Invitational Culinary Competition. Teams have an hour to complete an appetizer, entree and dessert. They are judged on knife cuts, safety and sanitation, teamwork and communication, and presentation and taste of the dishes. Jennifer Jacobson is the ProStart Instructor/Advisor. Team members are: Lauren Brendel, Morgan Dehn, […]

Wilmot Academic Decathlon teams wins state title

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon won its third straight state title this wekend. The team now advances to the National Finals in Anchorage, Alaska, to be held at the end of April. Among this weekend’s highlights supplied by Coach Don Serkowski: Wilmot’s Carl Simmons was the leading scorer in the entire state for the […]

Wilmot Spring Softball Clinic is March 19

The Wilmot Spring Softball Clinic, will take place Saturday, March 19, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Wilmot Union High School Maki Center and Fieldhouse. Clinic Fee is $40. Clinic fees include lunch and a clinic t-shirt. Registrations received after Friday, March 11, will not be guaranteed a clinic t-shirt. This clinic is for grades 3 through 8. More information […]

Wilmot Varsity Cheerleaders earn first at WACPC State Cheer Championship

On Saturday, the Wilmot Varsity Cheerleaders competed at the WACPC State Cheer Championship in the D2 Small Varsity division against six other top teams from all over the state. The team had an amazing performance and placed first, earning a State Champions title, Wilmot’s fifth state title since 2009. Savannah Meyers and Rachel Kostrova also […]

Units responding for alarm at Wilmot UHS

At about 9 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to an alarm at Wilmot Union High School. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm. UPDATE 9:01 a.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm company says alarm was due to a malfunction on their end. Some fire units responding on a non-emergency basis. A,bulance remaining […]

2016 Special Olympic Southeast Regional Basketball Tournament coverage

Special Olympics Southeast Regional Basketball Tournament took place Saturday at Wilmot High School. Twenty-nine teams played a series of games. When they weren’t playing, there were concessions, raffles, and bake sale. Movies ran in the auditorium, captioned for the hearing impaired. Following are some  photos from Western Kenosha County Panthers games and other scenes from the […]

Wilmot Union High School first semester 2015-16 honor roll

Note: This post is sponsored by Mielke Stair Company LLC. The following students were named to the Wilmot Union High School honor roll for the first semester of the 2015-16 school year. Freshmen — Austin Adam, Tyler Adam, Riley Alexander, Bianca Andersen, Alyssa Baillie, Jordan Ball, Alana Bell, Sophia Bormann, Jessica Bouma, Hannah Brendel, Kevin Brenner, Jacob Brockway, Henry Bubel, Alexander Burgos, Kayla Burian, Alexander Butak, Jasmine Castillo, Lauren Christensen, Samantha Christiansen, Gretta Cieslak, Noah Coleman, Skyler […]

Applicants sought for 2016 Nathaniel Walter Memorial Scholarship

The Walter family and Wilmot Union High School are currently seeking applicants for the 2016 Nathaniel Walter Memorial Scholarship. This $1000.00 scholarship has been designed to help students pursuing post secondary education (Technical School or College and University) in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) related field.  To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 3:11 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is an 11 year old with an elbow injury.

Wilmot UHS cheerleaders earn first at WACPC regionals; move on to state

Wilmot High School Varsity Competition Cheerleaders earned First Place at the Wisconsin Association of Cheer/Pom Coaches, Inc. Regionals Competition held Feb 20 at Wilmot. Wilmot earned a bid in the State Competition to be held Feb 27, at the Kohl Center, Madison.

Wilmot Union High School community honors one of the best

A full house gathered Friday evening at the Wilmot Union High School’s Veteran’s Memorial Fieldhouse to honor former boys basketball coach Tom Reigel. The basketball court has been named in his honor.  Players came from all over to celebrate with him and remember the 1984 and 1991 State Championship teams that he coached. Wilmot Coach […]

Wilmot UHS water tests safe; water use back to normal Monday

Results of new water tests from Wilmot Union High School taken Friday have been received and showed the water to be safe. All water has been turned back on in the school and the school is running normally today, a school representative said Monday morning in an email to An unofficial test of the […]

Wilmot UHS water off limits for drinking until testing completed

Wilmot Union High School officials circulated the following message Friday regarding water at the school: We routinely test our water supply.  Today, an unofficial test was conducted and preliminary analysis indicates there may be E. coli in the water system.  Until we get a licensed lab to test our water system, we are taking the following […]

Wilmot vs Central in boys basketball coverage (PHOTOS)

The Wilmot Union High School Panthers edged out the Central Falcons in boys basketball Tuesday. This episode of Western Kenosha County’s sports rivalry  took place at Wilmot. The final score was Wilmot 94 Central 92. Here are some more photos from the game:

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