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  • Union Grove’s Cody Cotton rushed for 1,342 yards and scored 23 touchdowns this past season despite missing four games due to injury. He was named to the Southern Lakes Newspapers All Area football team as a utility player on offense. (Photo by Michael Stefanich Jr.)
  • Union Grove mulls stop sign requests
  • Topper boys earn first victory

    Topper boys earn first victory

    Catholic Central gets revenge on rival, honors state tourney teams By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent With a bunch of champions in the house, the will to win was at an all-time high for the Catholic Central boys basketball team Saturday night. Couple that with the chance to gain revenge on rival […]

  • Burling to retire as BHS principal

    Burling to retire as BHS principal

    Longtime educator hailed as an advocate for students By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Burlington High School Principal Eric Burling sent his own three children through the school he runs along with thousands of other students he also considers his kids. “He is one of the most loyal, humble, and […]

  • In this week’s Standard Press…

    In this week’s Standard Press…

          Most people in the Burlington area remember the St. Francis Friary as a place of beauty, peace and history. That’s why it was jarring for many to learn this week that the sprawling complex on Burlington’s north side is at the heart of a proposal that would bring 182 […]

  • Union Grove’s Cody Cotton rushed for 1,342 yards and scored 23 touchdowns this past season despite missing four games due to injury. He was named to the Southern Lakes Newspapers All Area football team as a utility player on offense. (Photo by Michael Stefanich Jr.)

    All-AREA FOOTBALL: Mukwonago, Union Grove, lead annual squad

    Berghorn, Gnewuch honored as player, coach of the year By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent The high school football season was back to normal in 2021 with a full schedule of games and unforgettable Friday Night Lights. The best of those teams and players who produced those memorable moments make up the […]

  • Union Grove mulls stop sign requests

    Union Grove mulls stop sign requests

    Officials want more information before making a decision By Dave Fidlin Correspondent Resident-driven requests for stop sign installation at three specific areas of Union Grove prompted a widespread discussion of when and where the red-colored, octagon-shaped markers should be placed within the community. To help bring clarity to some questions, […]

 

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Topper boys earn first victory

Topper boys earn first victory

Catholic Central gets revenge on rival, honors state tourney teams By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent With a bunch of champions in the house, the will to win was at an all-time high for the Catholic Central boys basketball team Saturday night. Couple that with the chance to gain revenge on rival […]

 
 

Dancing queens

BHS dance team captures third straight conference crown By Mike Ramczyk Correspondent Winning conference is becoming a trend with the Burlington High School Dance team. And the funny thing is that up until 2019, the Lady Demons had never even won a Southern Lakes Conference championship. Those days are long […]

 
 

Planners OK gun store in former Pharmacy Station

Two planners object to its proximity to school By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The former Pharmacy Station building on South Pine Street in Burlington will serve a new purpose as a gun store under a conditional use permit and site plan application approved Tuesday by the Plan Commission on a […]

 
 

Burling to retire as BHS principal

Burling to retire as BHS principal

Longtime educator hailed as an advocate for students By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Burlington High School Principal Eric Burling sent his own three children through the school he runs along with thousands of other students he also considers his kids. “He is one of the most loyal, humble, and […]

 
 

In this week’s Standard Press…

In this week’s Standard Press…

      Most people in the Burlington area remember the St. Francis Friary as a place of beauty, peace and history. That’s why it was jarring for many to learn this week that the sprawling complex on Burlington’s north side is at the heart of a proposal that would bring 182 […]

 
 

VICTOR WEILER

VICTOR WEILER

      Victor Weiler, age 85, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at his home in Kenosha, WI, with loved ones by his side. Born on October 16, 1936, he was the son of the late Julian and Margaret (Busher) Weiler. Victor graduated from St. Mary’s High School, and received […]

 
 

Spelling out a doggone good lie

Spelling out a doggone good lie

Chicago man’s tale wins Liar’s Club contest for 2021 By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Burlington Liars Club has recognized former area resident Gerard Vail as the winner of the 2021 Lie of the Year. Vail, who grew up on the north end of Browns Lake in Burlington, now lives […]

 
 

TERRANCE A. KEGLEY

TERRANCE A. KEGLEY

      Terrance “Terry” “Pa” A. Kegley, 83, of East Troy, passed away Friday, Jan. 7, 2022 at his home. Terry was born in Burlington on April 8, 1938, to Arlie and Echo (nee Schade) Kegley. His early life was spent in East Troy, where he graduated from East Troy High […]

 
 

BRIAN LOWE

BRIAN LOWE

      Brian Lowe, 70, of Union Grove, passed away Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at his residence. Brian was born Feb. 13, 1951, to Melvin and Irene (nee Kosinski) in Livonia, Mich. His early life was spent in Livonia, and he was very proud to be featured in a book written […]

 
 

BESSIE MATHEWS

BESSIE MATHEWS

      Bessie “Betty” Mathews, 98, formerly of Burlington, passed away Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at Milestone Senior Living in Cross Plains. Betty was born in the Township of Little Rice in Oneida County, on Jan. 7, 1923, to Anton and Elsbieta (nee Valin) Michalec of Bohemia (Czechoslovakia) descent. On June […]

 
 
 
 

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