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K-9 search conducted at Wilmot UHS Thursday

A K-9 (dog) assisted search was conducted at Wilmot Union High School Thursday morning. From a news release distributed by the high school via email and social media this morning: Today, Thursday, May 23, 2019, Wilmot Union High School, in conjunction with the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department K-9 Unit and other area law enforcement agencies, […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 6:25 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient has fallen in the football stadium area. Share16Tweet16 Shares

Wilmot UHS band students perform at Milwaukee VA Medical Center

A group of Wilmot Union High School band students traveled to the Milwaukee VA Medical Center, instruments in hand, to perform at the center on Wednesday. Wilmot band director John Sorenson is a petty officer first class in the Naval Reserve, serving as a mass communications specialist. He met the public relations staff at the […]

Wilmot UHS academic decathlon team takes 2019 national title

The Wilmot Union High School academic decathlon team has added to its legacy of success by winning the 2019 Division II United States Academic Decathlon National championship. This year’s competition was held in Bloomington, Minn, and culminated Saturday. Besides the team success, Wilmot’s Marcus Wolff was awarded the B. Franklin Reinauer II Economics Prize. Here […]

Spring election 2019: Wilmot Union High School Board results

Early results show two incumbents and one newcomer being elected to the Wilmot Union High School Board. With seven polls of eight reporting incomplete unofficial results at 9:24 p.m. vote returns are: Sue Gerber 1,360 (27%), Laurie DeMoon 1,359 (27%), incumbent Steven Turner 1,176 (24%), Warren Regnier 1,016 (20%). UPDATE 10:15 p.m. — With eight polls of eight reporting now results remain […]

Spring election 2019: It’s election day!

Western Kenosha County residents will be going to the polls Tuesday to vote in the 2019 spring non-partisan election. Polls throughout our area open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Here is a list of polling places. Here is a locator at the county wesbite that will tell you where you vote based […]

Spring Election 2019: Wilmot Union High School Board Q&A

Voters in the Wilmot Union High School District will be able to vote in a contested election for school board in the April 2 election. Incumbents Steve Turner and Sue Gerber are being challenged by Laurie DeMoon and Warren Regnier. The same questionnaire was submitted by westofthei.com to each candidate by email. Here is their biographical information […]

Screens for Teens: Film Outreach offering free short film showings March 21 at Wilmot UHS

Screens for Teens: Film Outreach brings the Wisconsin Film Festival experience directly to middle and high school students in their own environment. Wilmot Union High School is  be hosting the screening of three short films – all shows open to the public free of charge: Daytime Program: Cliff, Superfan! & Brown Girl | Thursday, March 21st at […]

Wilmot UHS Academic Decathlon 2019 state champions

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon team was crowned the state champions for the sixth straight year this weekend. Next, Wilmot is headed to the nationals finals in Bloomington, Minnesota in late April. This year’s theme is the decade of the 1960’s. ShareTweet0 Shares

Wilmot UHS do well at 2019 Wisconsin DECA’s State Career Development Conference

Nine Wilmot DECA members competed at Wisconsin DECA’s State Career Development Conference in Lake Geneva on March 4 and 5. This year’s theme was “Ready For It.” Carissa Pittman and Lauren Christensen presented the Wilmot gold re-certified school-based enterprise, The Paw. Pittman also competed in the Business Services Marketing series event. Christensen earned a medal for a role play […]

Wilmot Union High School first semester 2019-19 honor roll

Note: This post is sponsored by Subway of Twin Lakes and Paddock Lake. — DH The following students were named to the Wilmot Union High School honor roll for the first semester of the 2018-19 school year. Freshmen —  Ruth Ake, Aiden M. Banchi, Elisabeth P. Beattie, Emma D. Beaudoin, Rachael D. Belderson, Mackenzie A. Belletini, Nathan H. Bollow, Samantha C. Brooks, Alana […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

Note: This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC. — DH At about 8:54 a.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding for a medical call at Wilmot Union High School. Per dispatch: Patient has passed out. Deputy is on the scene with patient. Share15Tweet15 Shares

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

Note: This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC. — DH At about 3:44 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient has a head injury. Share11Tweet11 Shares

Wilmot UHS foottball players spend snow day shoveling other’s snow

Some football players from Wilmot Union High School spent Tuesday’s snow day helping local people clear their properties of snow. Here’s a video from Fox6 news: Share433Tweet433 Shares

Blood drive at Wilmot UHS Feb. 13

Wilmot Union High School in conjunction with BloodCenter of Wisconsin will host a blood drive Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the Maki Center Gym. Contact Tracy Carlisle at 262-862-2351 ext. 147 to make an appointment. Please bring a photo ID and eat a good […]

Units responding for alarm at Wilmot UHS

This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC — DH At about 12:20 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a fire alarm at Wilmot Union High School. Per dispatch: Deputy on scene reports cleaning of a grill in kitchen activated a fire alarm. No actual fire. Building is being evacuated. UPDATE 1:53 p.m. — […]

Wilmot UHS students compete at 2019 DECA District 6 Career Development Conference

Thirty-four students from Wilmot Union High School competed at the DECA District 6 Career Development Conference on Saturday, Jan.12. DECA members traveled to Racine Case High School to compete in 28 occupational series events. Over 600 students from southeast Wisconsin participated in this conference by taking a 100 question exam and presenting their ideas to judges in two separate […]

Wilmot UHS Academic Decathlon team places second at the 2019 UW-Whitewater Regional

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon team placed second Friday at the UW-Whitewater Regional to advance to the state finals for the 15th consecutive year.  The Panthers squared off against nine other opponents and were edged by the team from Watertown by fewer than 80 points (a .2% margin). Wilmot will have to reverse […]

Spring election 2019: Wilmot Union High School to have contested board election

Voters in the Wilmot Union High School District will be able to vote in a contested election for school board on the April 2 ballot. Four candidates have filed to fill three seats. Voters will be able to vote for up to three candidates. The three candidates with the highest vote totals will win the […]

Wilmot UHS Teddy Bear Toss 2018 coverage with game photos (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

During halftime of the boys basketball game, Wilmot vs Central, Thursday night at Wilmot, stuffed animals were thrown on the court for a Teddy Bear Toss. The toys were collected for Toys for Tots. The stuffed animals were collected by Be The Change Team. Central won the boys varsity game 80-52. Wilmot won the varsity […]

Teddy Bear Toss to take place at Wilmot-Central basketball game

Wilmot Union High School will be having a Teddy Bear Toss during halftime of the Boys Varsity Basketball Game this Thursday, Dec. 20. Small toys and stuffed animals will be collected for the Toys for Tots program.  Toys will be collected at the entrances and the stuffed animals will be tossed on to the court […]

Wilmot UHS a capella group “Key Change” to perform at International Championship of High School A Cappella

The new a cappella group from Wilmot Union High School named “Key Change” has been selected to participate in the Quarterfinals of the International Championship of High School A Cappella. That event will take place on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m., at South Milwaukee High School. Tickets are available here. This group has been working […]

Wilmot UHS fall play “Almost Maine” to be performed Nov. 29, 30 & Dec. 1

The Wilmot Union High School fall play “Almost, Maine” will be performed this week. Showtimes are: Nov 29, at 7 p.m. Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. Dec. 1, at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. All performances are at the school’s Lance Haas Auditorium. Tickets are $5 (free for students with an activity pass). Share27Tweet27 Shares

2018 Wilmot UHS Veterans Day Ceremony coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Those who have served the United States in the military were honored and remembered in a ceremony Friday morning at Wilmot Union High School. The ceremony is an annual observance at the school, organized by Marlene A. Tilsner, a Wilmot social studies teacher. The day started out with a breakfast for veterans. That was followed by […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 2:10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is confused. Share8Tweet8 Shares

Wilmot Union High School to host Breakfast & Observance for Veterans Day 2018

Wilmot Union High School will host a Veterans Day Breakfast & Observance on Friday, Nov. 9. Breakfast in the Commons starts at 7:45 a.m.; assembly begins at 9 a.m. in Veteran’s Memorial Field House. Veterans interested in attending are asked to RSVP to Marlene Tilsner~ 862-2351, ext. 260 or tilsnerm@wilmoths.k12.wi.us Indicate your name and number of guests attending breakfast. All community veterans and family members […]

Student confesses to making Wilmot UHS threat

A Wilmot Union High School student has confessed  to writing a threat on a bathroom wall at the school, a Sheriff’s Department news release says. From the news release (Note: We removed age and gender info of the student — DH): At approximately 2:10 pm on 10-23-18 the School Resource Officer and School Administration at […]

School officials and law enforcement investigating Wilmot UHS threat

Wilmot Union High School officials and the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a threat toward the school detected Tuesday afternoon, the school announced via social media. Officials are still planning to hold classes Wednesday, the announcement, issued at about 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, said. Here is the full text: Central High School in Paddock Lake […]

Wilmot UHS to host blood drive Oct. 22

Wilmot Union High School in conjunction with BloodCenter of Wisconsin will host a blood drive Monday, Oct. 22 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the Maki Center Gym. Appointments are encourages. Contact Tracy Carlisle at 262–862-2351 ext. 147 or click here to make an appointment.  Please bring a […]

2018 Wilmot UHS Homecoming Parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Wilmot Union High School students, alumni and the community at large celebrated Homecoming 2018 with the traditional pre-football game parade through downtown Wilmot Friday evening. Wet weather all day broke to allow a dry through the streets in the early evening. The parade route starts at the fairgrounds, goes south down Fox River Road (Highway […]

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