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2016 Wilmot UHS Homecoming parade coverage (PHOTOS)

The rain that had fallen off and on for a good part of the day held off for the Wilmot Union High School Homecoming Parade Friday evening. The parade stepped off form the fairgrounds and made its way through downtown Wilmot. Here are some more photos of the event by freelance photographer Monty Fincher:

Wilmot UHS students awarded donation from Kenosha County Tavern League to attend leadership conference

Eight students from the Wilmot Union High School Student Government will join thousands of other student leaders at a Leadership Experience and Development (LEAD) Conference in Denver, Colorado on Nov. 10-13. On Thursday, Sept.15, President of the Kenosha County Tavern League Jennifer Collison presented advisors Tracy Carlisle and Dawn Barranco with a check for $700 to help alleviate the […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 4:52.p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Wilmot Union High school for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 17-year-old male who injured a knee while playing soccer.

Pizza Night tonight to benefit Wilmot Panther’s Quarterback Club scholarships

  Panther Pizza Night will take place tonight, Sept. 14 at Big Al’s Pizza in Twin Lakes. A portion of pizza sales will go to Wilmot Panther’s Quarterback Club for future scholarships. Mention Wilmot when calling to order. Carry-out or Delivery.

Herman and Virginia Gundlach Scholarships recipients announced

The Board of Directors of the Kenosha Community Foundation announced that eight Kenosha County high school seniors are the 2016 recipients of the Herman and Virginia Gundlach Scholarships: Angel Spencer from Westosha Central High School plans to attend UW-Milwaukee. Tanika Johnson from Westosha Central High School plans to attend UW-Platteville. Mackenzie Bailey from Wilmot Union High […]

Wilmot Union High School second 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 second semester of the 2015-16 school year. Freshmen —  Delaney L. Ott, Carson A. Doty,  Jacob L. Brockway, Emily R. Hershelman, Skyler A. Cordova, Alexander T. Wank, Bianca R. Andersen, Jordan P. Ball, Cole M. Mulcahy, Noah M. […]

Tracy M. Stevenson-Olson is new Wilmot UHS director of teaching and learning

The Wilmot Union High School Board has hired a Milwaukee Public Schools administrator to be its director of teaching and learning. Tracy M. Stevenson-Olson will begin her duties at Wilmot July 1. She replaces Michael Juech, who is leaving the post to be the district administrator for the Bristol School District. From a media release from […]

Wilmot Union High School Class of 2016 graduation coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Wilmot Union High School Class of 2016 graduated Sunday. The ceremony was held at the school in Wilmot. Introduced by Anya Wank, Salutatorian

Wilmot’s 4×400 relay finishes 6th at state and other local boys track results

The Wilmot Union High School boys 4×400 meter relay team earned a sixth place finish at the Division 1 WIAA state track and field finals Saturday. The team of Anthony Poco, Jayden Jesse, Zac Schrader and Matt Cieslak posted a time of 3:20.43 in the finals on Saturday in LaCrosse. The Wilmot boys 4×100 team of Poco, Cieslak, Anthony Klein, and Jesse posted a time […]

Central’s Sydney Rau finishes 6th at state in pole vault and other local girls track results

Central High School’s Sydney Rau finished sixth in Division 1 pole vault at the WIAA state meet Friday in LaCrosse. Rau’s best vault was 11 feet 6 inches, good enough for a personal and school record. That was 12 inches better than her personal record and three inches higher than the previous school record. Sixth is a […]

Governor comes to Wilmot UHS to honor academic decathlon team

Governor Scott Walker visited Wilmot Union High School Wednesday afternoon to congratulate the Academic Decathlon Team for winning the national title. The team competed in Anchorage, Alaska at the end of  April. Team members are: Carlie Banchi, Carl Simmons, Brenna Simmons, Joseph Burba, Alexa Lewis, Isaac Bruley, Angela Schumacher, Ashley Dabbs and Kyle Kostrova. Walker presented a proclamation declaring it Wilmot Union High School Academic […]

Wilmot and Central to meet in softball sectional today

The teams from Wilmot Union High School and Central High School will meet today in a Division 1 sectional game of the WIAA 2016 Girls Softball Tournament. The teams will play at 4:30 p.m. at Central. Central is seeded second in their bracket and Wilmot sixth. The winner of Tuesday’s game will face the winner of the […]

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 […]

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