Founded 1901

Royal Purple

Founded 1901

Royal Purple

Founded 1901

Royal Purple

A tractor parked outside Whitewater High School to promote the FFA Toy Show.

Collectables or toys? Up to you

Lucas Riley, Community Journalist February 25, 2024

The Farm Toy Show at the Whitewater High School has brought in toys from all over the state. Sunday’s show included antique displays, scale models, memorabilia, baked goods and other various items. The...

Belle (Skylar Staebler) reads King Arthur to the Beast (Josh Kirley).

Whitewater High School performs beloved Disney classic

John Leahey, Assistant Arts & Rec Editor November 20, 2022

Just a couple days before the animated film’s 31st anniversary, the WHS Players presented Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at the Whitewater High School Auditorium November 17 through November 20. Directed...

Brock Grosinske drives to the hoop in the game against Big Foot. The Whippets got the win - their second of the week.

Whippets Basketball records two wins

Carter Secor, Journalist January 27, 2020

The Whitewater High School Boys Basketball team won two in-conference matchups this past week as they faced off against the Clinton Cougars on Tuesday night, winning by a score of 61-12. On Friday night,...

Suspicious packages lead to evacuation

Emily Lepkowski, News Editor February 28, 2017

The City of Whitewater Police found two suspicious packages outside of Whitewater High School Monday morning, Feb. 27, causing the school to go into lockdown. Students were moved to UW-Whitewater’s...

Beekeeping sets community abuzz

February 16, 2016

By Emily Lepkowski Feb. 17, 2016 Walworth County Beekeepers Club President Doug Grall advocated for urban beekeeping with a  personal story. His 11-year-old son continuously asks him why bees aren’t...

Jack Hanna brings zoo to Whitewater community

Jack Hanna brings zoo to Whitewater community

April 8, 2014

April 9, 2014   By Michael Riley   176 million Americans visited a zoo, making it the most popular recreational activity in 2013. Animal expert and world-renowned zookeeper Jack...


Healthy activities offered to community

March 6, 2013

  Working for Whitewater’s Wellness, or W3, is hosting its second annual Wellfest from 12 to 3 p.m. on March 10 at Whitewater High School. The free event is open to all students, staff and...

Final donations made to Treyton Kilars Field of Dreams

Final donations made to ‘Treyton Kilar’s Field of Dreams’

February 20, 2013

  Six-year-old Treyton Kilar was killed by a drunk driver Sept. 2, 2010 at the intersection of Highway 20 and County N near East Troy. In remembrance of their son, who was a baseball fanatic, the...


Students gain experience, service hours at local schools

February 6, 2013

  America Reads provides students with an “eye opening experience,” according to junior Katelyn Wurtz, former student coordinator of American Reads. UW-Whitewater offers students the chance...

Lee Munger gives back to the Whitewater community through fitness class

September 21, 2011
When UW-Whitewater Associate Director of Recreation Sports Therese Kennedy heard about the Munger Training Systems fitness boot camp, she was a bit hesitant to jump back into fitness after three years of inactivity. Yet months of classes and 40 lost pounds later, Kennedy said she thinks she made the right choice.
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