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Suspect found in Wilmot UHS bathroom threat

A teenager has confessed to writing the message on a Wilmot Union High School bathroom wall about shooting up the school that spurred an investigation by school administration and the Sheriff’s Department. From a news release from KCSD: The investigation by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department had identified the subject who wrote the threatening message […]

Free admission for toy donation at Central HS hoops alumni night Dec. 22

Westosha Central High school will be hosting Wilmot Union High School on Dec. 22 for boys and girls basketball. As part of the evening, Central will be recognizing basketball alumni during each varsity game. Free admission will be given to any person who donates a new and unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. Following the […]

Threatening message discovered at Wilmot UHS; Sheriff’s Dept. and administration say threat believed not credible

Wilmot Union High School officials and the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a threat found in a boys bathroom. They believe the threat to shoot up the school is not credible. From a news release from the Sheriff’s Department issued at 2:36 p.m.: The School Resource Officer assigned to the school, became aware of […]

2017 Wilmot Union High School Veterans Day ceremony coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Friday morning Wilmot Union High School treated approximately 70 veterans to breakfast. A program honoring them and remembering Veteran’s Day followed. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by students interested in following a military path. Holding the American flag for the UW-Madison ROTC Color Guard is 2014 Wilmot graduate Andrew Strother. He will graduate from […]

Eight Wilmot UHS students sign college sports letters of intent

Wilmot Union High School announced that eight student-athletes signed their National Letters of Intent to play various college sports Wednesday at the school. The students are: Montana Platts – UW-Green Bay (Softball). Hayli Richards – University Missouri-St. Louis (Softball). Anna Devall – UW-LaCrosse (Softball). Gunner Peterson – Illinois State (Baseball). Kyle Gendron – Winona State (Baseball). […]

Wilmot UHS Veteran’s Day Observance & Breakfast Nov. 10

Wilmot Union High School’s Veteran’s Day Observance and breakfast will take place Friday, Nov. 10. Breakfast will be at 7:45 a.m. in the school’s commons; assembly will be at 9 a.m. in the school’s Veteran’s Memorial Field House. All community veterans and family members are invited. RSVP to Marlene Tilsner at 862-2351, ext. 260 or tilsnerm@wilmoths.k12.wi.us. Indicate your name and […]

Wilmot UHS to present “Dearly Departed” on Nov. 2, 3 and 4

Wilmot Union High School will present “Dearly Departed,” written by David Bottrell and Jessie Jones, on Nov. 2, 3 and 4. Twenty-three students take on the roles of the Turpin Family, who cannot seem to put aside their differences to bury Uncle Bud and give him a decent funeral. Amidst the chaos, the family turns for comfort […]

Food donation good for admission to Wilmot-Central football game Friday

Fans heading to Friday’s football game between local rivals Wilmot Union High School and Central High School at Wilmot can help a good cause. As part of Wilmot’s Project Feed the Way fall campaign to raise money and food for The Sharing Center, donations will be collected at the football game this Friday. A donation […]

2017 Wilmot UHS Homecoming football game coverage (PHOTOS)

Wilmot Union High School’s Homecoming 2017 football game was played Friday night. The Wilmot Panthers suffered a heart-breaking overtime loss to Lake Geneva Badger 31-24. Wilmot was up 21 – 6 at the half, but Badger chipped away. In the third quarter, Badger ran and interception back for a touchdown. Each team kicked a field […]

2017 Wilmot Union High School Homecoming parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Students present and past and the community at large held the Wilmot Union High School Homecoming Parade Friday evening before the football game. The parade started off from the fairgrounds, marched to downtown Wilmot and circled back to the school. Here is some video of the fire trucks that led off the parade, with sirens […]

Wilmot UHS annual PantherFest is Aug. 30

Wilmot Union High School’s annual PantherFest event will be held Wednesday evening,  Aug. 30, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The evening is a combination Open House/Post Secondary Options Fair.  In addition to meeting with teachers, parents and students will be able to meet with representatives from area colleges and businesses/ labor organizations as well as military recruiters […]

Amber Torres named new Wilmot Union High School principal

Wilmot Union High School has a new principal. Amber Torres will replace John LaFleur who resigned earlier this summer, the district announced via news release Tuesday. From the announcement from the district: Amber Torres has a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre and Communications from Carthage College. Ms. Torres has a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Cardinal […]

Wilmot Union High School second semester 2016-17 honor roll

The following students were named to the Wilmot Union High School honor roll for the second semester of the 2016-17 school year: Freshmen — Brynn O. Amundson, Jordan C. Backe, Victor Banish, Cheyenne Bell, McKinley P. Boyle, Kenna M. Britton, William J. Brown, Alison M. Buchta, Allison C. Clark, Emily R. Conigliaro, Joshua N. Connor, […]

Renee Gugel is new associate principal at Wilmot UHS

Renee Gugel has been named the new associate principal at Wilmot Union High School. Gugel will replace Tom Blair, who accepted a principal position earlier this summer. From a district news release: Wilmot Union High School is pleased to announce Dr. Renee Gugel as their new Associate Principal effective July 31, 2017. Dr. Gugel will replace […]

Photos from Wilmot UHS softball state championship game

The Wilmot Union High School Panthers played in the Division 1 state championship softball game Saturday evening. Wilmot lost 3 to 1 to Kaukauna, earning the Panthers runner-up status. Here are some photos from freelance photographer Earlene Frederick from the game:

Wilmot loses to Kaukauna in softball state championship game

The Wilmot Union High School Panthers lost to the Kaukauna Galloping Ghosts in the WIAA Division 1 state championship game Saturday. The game was a low scoring affair, with a final score of 3-1. Wilmot got out to a fast start, scoring their only run in the top of the first inning, when Kalyssa Koehn doubled, […]

Wilmot softball to play in state championship game

The Wilmot Union High School softball team has advanced to the WIAA Division 1 state championship game. The Panthers defeated Oak Creek 2-1 Friday in their semifinal to advance. Wilmot scored the winning run in the top of the last inning, when Riley Regnier scored from third base on a wild pitch. Wilmot will play […]

Wilmot UHS softball moves on in state tournament (PHOTOS)

The Wilmot Union High School softball team is moving on in the state tournament after defeating Germantown Thursday in the opening round. Wilmot defeated Germantown 4-0 in a quarterfinal game at Goodman Diamond in Madison. Sarah Hutchinson was the winning pitcher for Wilmot. Wilmot catcher Taylor Danielson and second baseman Hayli Richards homered. Next, Wilmot will play […]

Wilmot names new varsity football coach

Wilmot Union High School will have a new varsity football coach next season. Coach Erick Kaiser resigned his position as a math teacher and coach last week. The news release announcing the change said the resignation was for personal reasons. Kaiser was a math teacher at Wilmot. Kaiser will be replaced as football coach by […]

Wilmot Union High School Class of 2017 graduation coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Wilmot Union High School class of 2017 graduated Sunday. The ceremony was held at the school, in the Veteran’s Memorial Fieldhouse. Here are some more photos and video from the ceremony:

Central High School Class of 2017 graduation coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Central High School’s Class of 2017 graduated Sunday. The ceremony was held at the school in Paddock Lake. Following are some more photos and video highlights from the ceremony:

Photos from Wilmot UHS-Central HS sectional game

Western Kenosha County rivals Wilmot Union High School and Central High School met in the sectional championship game Thursday in Burlington. Wilmot prevailed 11-9 in a game marked by big bats. Here are some more photos from the game:

Wilmot softball defeats Central to take sectional championship

In a game of local rivals, the Wilmot Union High School Panthers softball team defeated the Westosha Central Falcons to earn the sectional championship this afternoon. Wilmot scored 11 runs and Central 9 in the game, played at Burlington High School Thursday afternoon Central was the #1 seed in the sectional and Wilmot #2. Wilmot will now […]

Wilmot UHS Senior Awards Night is May 24

Wilmot Union High School will be recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of the students in the Class of 2017 at Senior Awards Night on Wednesday, May 24, at 6:30 p.m. in the school’s Lance G. Haas Auditorium. All family members, as well as members of the general public are invited to attend a small reception at […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 8:22 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a student.

United States Navy Band Great Lakes to perform at Wilmot HS April 22

United States Navy Band Great Lakes, under the leadership of Lt. Geordie Kelly, will present a free public concert this Saturday, April 22, 7 p.m., at Wilmot Union High School. The concert will take place in the school’s Lance G. Haas Auditorium for the performing arts. Seating is limited, but tickets are free and can […]

2017 Wilmot Band Festival is April 8

The music departments of five Western Kenosha County schools will combine at Wilmot High School for the sixth annual Wilmot Band Festival at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 8. More than 650 students in fourth through 12th grades from Lakewood, Randall, Riverview, Trevor-Wilmot, and Wilmot schools will present a concert festival titled “Student Choice,” where […]

Nate Walter 5K Memorial Fun Run/Walk is April 21

The Nate Walter 5K Memorial Fun Run/Walk will take place starting at 6 p.m., Friday, April 21 at Wilmot Union High School Proceeds from the walk will go to continue the scholarship in Nathan’s memory for a student pursuing a career in technology as well as for the Wilmot Unity Council Fund. Cost:  $15 per […]

Wilmot UHS spring musical ‘Hello My Baby” is tonight, Sunday

“Hello My Baby” is being performed as the spring musical at Wilmot Union High School Saturday, March 18 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 19 at 2 p.m. The story is a comedy about sellers of sheet music during the ragtime era. Tickets are $10 per adult and $7 per student. The performance will take […]

Rebecca Brewer, Julie Katzer named 2017 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Excellence Scholars

Two local students have been named Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Excellence Scholars for 2017. Earning the honor are: Rebecca Brewer, Silver Lake, from Wilmot Union High School. Julie Katzer, Trevor, Westosha Central High School. Excellence Scholarship recipients have demonstrated excellence in the academic arena and high motivation to achieve, have displayed a broad range of activity and leadership […]

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