2011-01-11

Big first half keys Resorters’ rout



ELKHART LAKE – The Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah Resorters blew out to a 29-9 lead in the first half en route to a 51-27 romp over visiting Sheboygan Christian in girls basketball Friday night. The Resorters raised their second-place Central Lakeshore Conference record to 5-1 (6-2 overall). The Eagles fell to 1-5 in the CLC. “This was a nice bounce-back game for […]

PSA managers’ meeting Jan. 17



The Plymouth Softball Association will hold a managers’ meeting Monday, Jan. 17 at City Hall. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and all managers for teams who will be playing during the 2011 season should attend. The PSA is considering forming a coed softball league on Wednesday nights every other week and a coed kickball league on opposite Wednesdays […]

Davie, Will and the close encounter with the cow kind



We could have named our hairy sidekicks Howdy and Twang, instead of Davie and Will, ‘cause both were born in Alberta, Canada’s cattle country. It’s a little like Texas. There’s oil, dust, gentlemen tapping their Stetsons, horses, denim, grizzled ranch hands and many cows. Although our dogs spent most of their lives there, and accompanied us on many trips, surprisingly […]

Lindstrom powers Tigers to CLC rout



RANDOM LAKE – Alexis Lindstrom’s triple-double sparked the Howards Grove girls basketball team to a 52-34 drubbing of host Random Lake Friday night. Lindstrom played a terrific overall game with a team-high 19 points, 12 steals and 10 assists. It was her first career triple-double. The Tigers hiked their Central Lakeshore Conference record to 4-2 (6-4 overall). The Rams slipped […]

Tigers bust out to snap losing streak



HOWARDS GROVE – The host Howards Grove Tigers stormed to a 35-16 halftime lead to key a 62-34 rout in boys basketball play here Saturday night. Howards had 10 players who scored, led by junior guard Mike Davis with 12 points. The Tigers broke a four-game losing streak and improved to 2-5 in the Central Lakeshore Conference (3-5 overall). “It […]

Obituary Notices 1-10



Myrtle E. Beck, 73, of 1122 Bittersweet Lane, Howards Grove, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011. Zimmer’s Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center, Howards Grove. Vernon H. Brabender, 86, of Port Washington died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011. Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington. Mary Ann Burkard, 88, of Sheboygan died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011. Novak-Ramm-Ziegler Funeral Home, Sheboygan. Helmuth (Schimel) Eberhardt, 86, […]

Group wants more time to work on rec fees



SHEBOYGAN — They don’t need to start over, they just need more time. That was the conclusion the Planning, Resources, Agriculture and Extension Committee of the County Board came to Thursday regarding the recreational user fee. After a sometimes-stormy two-hour discussion of a resolution to do away with the fee, adopted last year, the committee voted 4-1 to ask the […]

Obituary Notices 1-07



Helen Rose Brotz, 90, of Sheboygan died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Zimmer’s Westview Funeral Home, Sheboygan. Mary Mildred (Arndt) Funk, 90, of Sheboygan Falls died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011. Zimmer’s Westview Funeral Home, Sheboygan. Jackie R. Gruenke, 65, of 306 W. Evergreen Drive, Sheboygan, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011. Lippert- Olson Funeral Home, Sheboygan. Merlet R. Holzer, 70, of 3619 […]

Panthers’ three-point shooting keys win



PLYMOUTH – Two Rivers had a spectacular shooting night as it dismantled the Plymouth Panthers’ defense on the way to a 76-39 trouncing Friday night in boys basketball play. The Purple Raiders shot 60 percent (30-for-50) from the field, including a blistering 71 percent (17-for- 24) in the second half. Two Rivers, ranked No. 6 in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s […]

Associated wins battle for first



PLYMOUTH – De O’Malley’s moved into second place in Division B with a 46-45 win over Video Center Jan. 5 in Plymouth Men’s Basketball League action. De O’Malley’s, which improved to 6-3, was led on offense by Ian Murray and Jim Peterson with 13 points each. Video’s top scorers were Brandon Schmahl with 15 and Cory Thuemmler, 13. OTHER LEAGUE […]