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Chamber choir to sing Sunday at Cargill

JANESVILLE-The Wisconsin Chamber Choir will present "Songs In a New Land" at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 17, at Cargill United Methodist Church, 2000 Wesley Ave.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students.

Advance tickets are...

Badger student notches a first

Braden Kundert of Badger FFA won first place in the Prepared Speech category at the Section 10 Speaking Contest held March 17 in Lake Mills.

He now will advance to the state level of competition in June at the Wisconsin FFA Convention.

Beckman Mill opening event is May 7

BELOIT-Opening day at Beckman Mill County Park will be from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The park is at 11600 County H.

The event will include tastings of chili and homemade corn muffins made from corn ground at the grist mill, corn...

Kids' clothing sale to benefit school

DELAVAN-St. Andrew School's annual Children's Clothing Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 23-24, in the school gym, 115 S. Seventh St.

Items from 90 sellers include like-new maternity clothes, children's clothes...

Asbury church hosts April 22 concert

JANESVILLE-Asbury United Methodist Church will host a concert by the Alleluia Sound High School Choir and the Good Vibrations Handbell Choir of First Congregational Church of Crystal Lake, Illinois.

The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday,...

Applicants sought for Santy scholarship

The United Way of Walworth County is accepting applications for the James S. Santy Memorial Scholarship.

Last year, the United Way of Walworth County Board of Directors established the scholarship to recognize the contributions of young...

Cargill plans rummage, bake sale

JANESVILLE-A rummage and bake sale is planned for Friday and Saturday, April 22 and 23, at Cargill United Methodist Church, 2000 Wesley Ave.

Sale hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, when a $3 bag sale will run...

Agape House sets annual run/walk

WALWORTH-Agape House will host its annual 5K Run Walk Stroll on Saturday, April 30.

The event course starts and ends at the Agape House school parking lot, 215 S. Main St. Registration will start at 8:45 a.m., the 5K starts at 10 a.m., and...

Learn about beekeeping May 21

ELKHORN-UW Extension will hold a workshop for beginning beekeepers Saturday, May 21, at the Walworth County Government Center, 100 W. Walworth St.

The guest speaker will be Matt LaForge, who has been a beekeeper for 16 years. He travels...

Craig, Parker to perform 'West Side Story'

JANESVILLE-Craig and Parker high schools will present "West Side Story" April 28 through May 1 at the Parker High School Auditorium, 3125 Mineral Point Ave.

Shows will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 2 and ...