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‘I want this to end:’ Meeting held at Big Foot High School after 4 threats in a month  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

WALWORTH -- A meeting was held Wednesday evening, Nov. 28 at Big Foot High School after four threats in a month's time. Police said they've gotten closer to ...

Athletics facilities, school resource officer are focus of Big Foot referendums  Gazettextra

Big Foot Union High School District voters will decide two referendums Tuesday: whether to spend $7.8 million for new athletic facilities and whether to spend ...

Threat prompts Big Foot High School to shut down  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Students at Big Foot High School were dismissed early today after what officials described as a threat against students and staff.

Big Foot celebrates start of athletic upgrades | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Even as school officials and construction executives tossed ceremonial shovels of dirt April 1 at Big Foot High School, larger machines were ...

Big Foot High School closed for a third time after threat  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — For the third time in less than a month, Big Foot High School was shut down today after officials reported finding a threat scrawled on a restroom ...

Big Foot High School evacuated again after threat  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — For the second time in two weeks, Big Foot High School is being evacuated after a threat was found scrawled on a restroom wall.

Big Foot considers later start time for students  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School is becoming the latest school in the region to consider giving students more time to sleep in the morning.

Big Foot introduces new football coach | Sports Paid  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School has reached outside the school district and hired a new head football coach from the Milwaukee suburbs.

Big Foot football coach stepping down after five seasons  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — After five years as head coach of the Big Foot High School varsity football team, Greg Enz has announced his resignation.

Big Foot eyes 'premier' status after narrow referendum victory  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — With voter approval of nearly $9 million in borrowing and spending, work is already beginning on outdoor recreational facilities at Big Foot High ...

James A. Haeni | Obituaries  Gazettextra

August 28, 1953 - January 26, 2019. Walworth, WI -- James A. Haeni was born August 28, 1953 in Hustisford, WI, to Adolph Jr. and Evangeline (Miescke) Haeni.

Bathroom wall threats perplex school officials in Walworth and Sharon  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School and nearby Sharon Elementary School are investigating more bomb threats found written on bathroom walls inside the ...

Fontana wants to share school administrator | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

FONTANA — The Fontana Elementary School Board is looking at sharing an administrator with a neighboring school district.

Big Foot referendum debate: How important are school sports?  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — In seeking support for a referendum on upgrading athletic facilities, Big Foot High School administrators are asking voters to consider ...

Big Foot basketball player scores 1,000th point | Sports Paid  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School basketball player Logan Eischeid scored a basket Thursday night that put him in the history books.

Big Foot's new principal quits before she starts  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School is restarting its search for a new principal.

Teacher picked as Big Foot High's interim principal  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — A longtime math teacher at Big Foot High School has been selected to fill the vacant principal's position for the 2018-19 school year.

Walworth County native, NFL player Travis Fredrick diagnosed with Guillain-Barré  WDJT

Many in Wisconsin have followed the journey of Travis Fredrick. The Walworth County native played football at UW-Madison and has been on the Dallas ...

‘Unknown substance’ in locker prompts evacuation at East Troy HS  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

EAST TROY -- East Troy High School students and staff were evacuated Monday, Oct. 29 after an unknown substance was found in a glass jar in a locker in the ...

Local high school student facing $1,000 fine after not following rules during active-shooter drill  WDJT

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Walworth manufacturer sold to company in France | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Miniature Precision Components, a locally-owned company that has manufactured precision plastic automotive parts here since 1972, is no ...

Local college football player enjoys fast food at the White House  WDJT

WALWORTH COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- It's become an honor for winning teams visiting the White House. During the government shutdown, Clemson's football ...

Football coaches want Big Foot moved to new conference  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — The Wisconsin Football Coaches Association is proposing to move Big Foot High School out of the Rock Valley Conference starting in the fall of ...

Former Walworth high school student now plays for Dallas Cowboys  WTMJ-TV

Travis Frederick plays center for the Dallas Cowboys.

Big Foot students hear horrors of drug abuse  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH —Ted Hawver is something of a success story.

Schools should wake up to later start times  Lake Geneva Regional News

When it comes to keeping children healthy, it is hard to argue with the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Big Foot football coach announces move to Manitowoc Lincoln  Lake Geneva Regional News

After five years at the helm of the Big Foot football program, head coach Greg Enz has announced his resignation.

Walworth police chief resigns after less than one year  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Police Chief Dan Hammett has resigned after less than a year on the job and is preparing to join the Williams Bay Police Department.

Walworth County school hires armed police officer  WTMJ-TV

At Big Foot High School in Walworth County, they just hired an armed officer to stand guard and act when necessary.

Prep softball: Lukes hits fifth and sixth homers in Jefferson sweep of Big Foot  Daily Union

WALWORTH — Claire Beck struck out 12 batters in five no-hit innings and Kylee Lukes was 2 for 3 with a two-run home run in the fourth inning as the Jefferson ...

Fontana outdoor education changes stir questions | News  Lake Geneva Regional News

FONTANA — A new leader of Fontana Elementary School's outdoor education program says she might not be “the best person for the job,” if officials undo ...

FFA-Big Foot High | Lake Geneva |  Lake Geneva Regional News

The Big Foot FFA in Walworth will celebrate National FFA Week Feb. 17 through 24.

High school student accused of sexual assault | Police  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — A student at Big Foot High School is facing felony charges of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl.

Town of Delavan Democrat battles incumbent in 32nd District  Gazettextra

A town of Delavan Democrat who promotes her health care experience is challenging the 32nd Assembly District incumbent, a Republican who is campaigning ...

Williams Bay school superintendent announces retirement plans | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

WILLIAMS BAY — After nearly six years as school superintendent, Wayne Anderson is planning to retire.

Big Foot business students advance to national event  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School is sending its largest contingent of studnets ever to the national competition of Future Business Leaders of America.

Area graduate to lead state FFA next year  Kenosha News

WALWORTH — If she had been a basketball standout or pitched on the softball team, we probably would all know her name.

Rural Burlington residents face choice in Assembly District 32  Journal Times

TOWN OF BURLINGTON — It might seem like a tall order to challenge one of the most high-profile members of the State Assembly.

Area students celebrate scholarships, degrees and more | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

Riley Kleeman, Lake Geneva, and Audrey Mora, Williams Bay, received degrees May 12 from Rockford University in Rockford, Illinois.Sarah Doreza, Fontana ...

Foreign-exchange students reflect on year at Big Foot  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Big Foot High School's four foreign-exchange students are wrapping up a year-long visit that introduced them to snow, American food and rural ...

Big Foot teacher forges a passion for knives  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — His great-grandfather made a knife while serving in the U.S. Navy.

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

Lake Geneva teens have Olympic sailing goal  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

LAKE GENEVA — Two 17-year-old sailors from southern Wisconsin are beginning a European tour in their quest to earn a spot on the U.S. sailing team for the ...

Fort FFA fetes members, supporters | News  Daily Union

Fort Atkinson High School FFA members and the volunteers who support them throughout the year were recognized during the organization's 89th annual ...

Fontana neighbor accused of vandalizing trees for a better view  Lake Geneva Regional News

FONTANA — Bruce Wilkinson said he did not notice the change in his trees in mid-July when he first drove up to his summer home on Shabbona Drive.

Pride Fair returns for second year of fun and awareness  Lake Geneva Regional News

ELKHORN — Sunny the rainbow cow will return to Elkhorn again this August for the second annual Walworth County Pride Fair.

In Clinton, state superintendent raises rural school funding issues  Gazettextra

Standing in a hallway brimming with students Tuesday, state schools superintendent and Democratic candidate for governor Tony Evers said the Clinton ...

Michael Charles Rogge - WISC - WISC-TV3

Michael Rogge, age 65 of Albany, Wisconsin died Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Monroe Hospital in Monroe, Wisconsin.

Victim identified in fatal crash on Pell Lake Drive  Lake Geneva Regional News

BLOOMFIELD — A motorist was killed Sept. 13 when his vehicle slammed into a bridge structure on Pell Lake Drive at state Highway 12, police said.

Town of Linn facing financial issues and questions  Lake Geneva Regional News

TOWN OF LINN — Community activist Kathryn Leith sees some serious problems in the town's 2019 budget, and she worries that they could lead to dire ...

Memorial Day observances around the area | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

Here is a list of some of the Memorial Day events scheduled for May 28 in the region.

Fontana pizzeria cleans up after state-ordered closure  Lake Geneva Regional News

FONTANA — Pie High Pizza has reopened after being closed for three days when state and local inspectors reported finding unsanitary conditions and safety ...

Big Foot volleyball star 'pumped' for jump to college  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — For Kampbell Hehr and her siblings, success in sports is definitely something that runs in the family.

Lagoon dredging postponed in battle with invasive species  Lake Geneva Regional News

WILLIAMS BAY — Plans to dredge a Geneva Lake lagoon to try removing an invasive plant species are being shelved for several months because of ...

Regional Sports, Wedig ready for big senior year  Beloit Daily News

Jim Franz/Beloit Daily News Matthew Wedig (87) of BMHS is fielding scholarship offers. BELOIT - Matthew Wedig had his future prep sports stardom all laid out ...

Historic return to the wrestling mat for Luther Prep begins tonight  Watertown Daily Times

After an interim of over a decade, Luther Prep returns to interscholastic wrestling tonight with a dual meet at Big Foot High School in Walworth. The program has ...

Four finalists named for city administrator post | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

The city of Lake Geneva has narrowed its search to four finalists to become the new city administrator.

Hampton Inn project could be in jeopardy | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

Lake Geneva's newest hotel — a five-story Hampton Inn proposed for construction on the city's east side — might be dead before it even gets started.

Indian Trail student wins art contest | Education |  Kenosha News

JANESVILLE — Kylee Kappers, a senior at Indian Trail High School and Academy, was the winner of the 1st District Artistic Discovery Contest.

Driver charged in crash that injured family | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

A Lake Geneva woman is facing felony charges in an alleged drunken-driving crash that badly injured a family of five, including a baby who was left in a body ...

Mills Fleet Farm plans Delavan mega-store | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

DELAVAN — Big-box retailer Mills Fleet Farm is planning a new store in Walworth County as part of a blueprint for redeveloping the former site of the Geneva ...

‘Make a life-changing difference:’ Upcoming blood donation opportunities with Red Cross  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April. Donating blood is a simple way ...

‘Donate now:’ Red Cross issues urgent call for blood donors after emergency blood shortage

MILWAUKEE -- The American Red Cross is experiencing an emergency blood shortage after a difficult Fourth of July week. The nonprofit has issued an urgent ...

Four rescued after boat capsizes on Geneva Lake  Lake Geneva Regional News

Four boaters were rescued Aug. 5 after their boat capsized on Geneva Lake in high winds and choppy waters, officials reported.

City clerk moving closer to home | Lake Geneva |  Lake Geneva Regional News

Lake Geneva's city clerk is stepping down after three years on the job to become the new clerk and treasurer for the village of Walworth.

Two local players join Packers pair in making NFL Pro Bowl debuts

While Green Bay struggled this season, other parts of the state made Wisconsin proud and will represent its football tradition at the Pro Bowl. Four players with ...

North Dakota State Adds 24 on Football's First Early Signing Day  NDSU Bison Athletics

2018 NDSU Football Early Signing Class (PDF) FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State head football coach Chris Klieman announced the addition of 24 ...

Simon Supports Education helps at-risk students  Chicago Daily Herald

Retail real estate company Simon supports the Simon Youth Foundation in its efforts to increase educational opportunities for at-risk students through its Simon ...

Walworth police chief retires after 33 years | Geneva Lake West News |  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Andy Long ended his last day as police chief pretty much as he started his first day as chief.

Area churches plan holiday worship services | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

Churches throughout the Lake Geneva region welcome visitors, friends and members to services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Viroqua farmer fears he'll have to sell dairy herd after losing milk buyer  The Courier Life News

VIROQUA — Pat and Linda Rodriguez chose the name for their 40-acre homestead, Aisling Farm, on their aspirations and their Irish-Scottish lineage. After a ...

Children's fishing park planned | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

WILLIAMS BAY — The Geneva Lake Conservancy recently purchased 5.1 acres in Williams Bay with a donation from the Jack Rohner family. The vacant land ...

Firefighter making the change to become Lake Geneva cop  Lake Geneva Regional News

A Lake Geneva firefighter is making a switch to serve the community in another capacity — and in another uniform.

Where first-rounders rated coming out of high school

This is a look at the past five NFL drafts and an examination of where the first-rounders were ranked as college football recruits coming out of high school.

Yerkes Observatory closing after 100 years on lakefront | Geneva Lake West News  Lake Geneva Regional News

WILLIAMS BAY — After more than a century of scientific exploration on the shores of Geneva Lake, the renowned Yerkes Observatory is ceasing operations.

Schools weigh arming themselves against opioids | Lake Geneva  Lake Geneva Regional News

As the opioid epidemic surges in Wisconsin and elsewhere, the antidote for overdoses of such drugs as heroin and oxycodone is now in the nurse's office of one ...

Walworth volunteers ensure a happy holiday for those in need  Lake Geneva Regional News

WALWORTH — Walworth Elementary School students and staff came together to make the holiday season bright for families in need in the community.

Special Assignment: Justice Before Mercy  WMTV

A local woman brings her sexual predator to justice 35 years after the crimes were committed.

News, Board OKs new football coach hiring  Beloit Daily News

In a unanimous vote the Beloit School Board approved hiring Rodney Wedig as the new head football coach at Bel.

School uses 'Wonder' to teach community about character  Lake Geneva Regional News

LINN — Fourth-grader Lucy Sarna learned something at Reek School's first Family Book Night.

Defense: Teen never meant to kill Eric Hambrick  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Following the outcry over the sentence for Eric Hambrick's killer, the defense attorney shared a surveillance video that sheds light on the 2015 homicide.

Where first-rounders rated out of high school

CFB 24/7 takes a look at how first-round picks from the last five NFL drafts were ranked as recruits coming out of high school.

Cowboys swoop in and snap up Wisconsin's Travis Frederick  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Travis Frederick's decision to skip his final season at Wisconsin and roll the dice in the 2013 National Football League draft paid off Thursday night.

Badgers football: Travis Frederick opts to forgo senior season, enter NFL draft

For the second straight year, the University of Wisconsin football team is losing its starting center a year early to the NFL draft.

Determined woman with disabilities wins pageant crown | Lake Area News  Lake Geneva Regional News

TOWN OF LINN — Meghan McEneany, 18, has been a cheerleader, stage actress, downhill skier, horseback rider, fashion show performer and now, a pageant ...

Transformative Arts group transforms the old Belfry Theater into a modern music venue  Lake Geneva Regional News

WILLIAMS BAY — The little white building near the intersection of State Highways 50 and 67 once served as a home to Latter Day Saints and later as a ...

UW football: Left guard Travis Frederick is trying to develop a mean streak  Wisconsin State Journal

Travis Frederick is big and strong, and he's in line to replace John Moffitt at left guard for the Badgers. But he's lacking a mean streak, something he says he's.

Black Point Estate growing excitement with new gardens  Lake Geneva Regional News

TOWN OF LINN — The historic Black Point Estate has opened up a woodland garden to give visitors a new visual treat.

Rating the NFL draft prospects: Offensive linemen  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Journal Sentinel's Bob McGinn assesses the top offensive linemen in the draft next week.

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