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May 9, 1951 - January 13, 2019. Janesville, WI -- Ricky Guy Hall, age 67, passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2019, at Aurora Lakeland Hospital surrounded ...
Parker High to present Disney's "The Little Mermaid" beginning Nov. 9 Gazettextra
A large cast of students will be involved when Parker High School presents its production of Disney's "The Little Mermaid" beginning Friday, Nov. 9, at the school ...
Rockney Farris | Obituaries Gazettextra
June 3, 1954 - January 8, 2019. Janesville/Reedsburg, WI -- Rockney Harold Farris, age 64, of Reedsburg, WI, a former long-time Janesville area resident, ...
Jean M. Giese | Obituaries Gazettextra
January 14, 1952 - January 12, 2019. Janesville, WI -- Jean M. Giese, 66, of Janesville, passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday, January 12, 2019.
Ronald R. Brown | Obituaries Gazettextra
July 9, 1943 - January 14, 2019. Janesville, WI -- Ronald R. Brown, age 75, of Janesville, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in ...
Rock River Repertory Theatre bringing "Ghost" to Parker High Gazettextra
The Rock River Repertory Theatre is bringing "Ghost: The Musical" to Parker High School starting Friday, Aug. 10. The show is based on the 1990 film starring ...
Joseph A. Presti | Obituaries Gazettextra
December 5, 1959 - December 20, 2018. Janesville, WI -- Joseph A. Presti, age 59, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 20, 2018, at Mercyhealth ...
Robotics competition at Parker on Saturday | Local News Gazettextra
Parker High School will host the Wisconsin First Lego League tournament from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the high school, 3125 Mineral Point Ave.
Dennis Gordon Ihus | Obituaries Gazettextra
September 8, 1950 - December 16, 2018. Carrollton, GA -- Dennis Gordon Ihus passed away December 16, 2018, due to an accident. Dennis' early years were ...
Parker High School searching coats, backpacks Friday in response to threat Gazettextra
An unspecified threat to Parker High School means student backpacks, coats and other items will be searched before entering school on Friday morning.
Parker High School seeks Distinguished Vikings nominations | Local News Gazettextra
Parker High School is accepting nominations for its 2018-19 Distinguished Vikings Award.
Coaching ranks turn over quickly at Janesville Parker Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. The coaching carousel continues to spin at Janesville Parker. Last week, baseball coach Brian Martin became the third head coach of a spring ...
Janesville Parker names Kreger new athletics director | High School Gazettextra
Janesville Parker High School announced Friday that Clayton Kreger, a 2002 Parker grad and current teacher and football coach, will be its new athletics ...
"Joke" threat sends police to Parker High School Gazettextra
A threat on Facebook led to to a disorderly conduct charges for a 16-year-old girl who told police the post was meant as a joke.
Memories of '68: The new Parker High inspired some Gazettextra
Staff and students from 1968 remember what it was like to walk into a brand-new Janesville Parker High School.
Police say lunch time reckless driving doesn't have an easy fix Gazettextra
Janesville police acknowledged lunch time driving is a problem, but it's one without a simple fix.
Aubri Arden Moore | Obituaries Gazettextra
April 18, 1986 - November 21, 2018. Janesville, WI -- Aubri Arden Moore, age 32, of Janesville, unexpectedly became our Guarding Angel on Wednesday, ...
Craig wrestlers beat Parker for 11th straight time Gazettextra
Janesville Craig's wrestling team beat crosstown rival Janesville Parker for the 11th straight time Thursday night. The Cougars got eight pins in a 63-12 Big Eight ...
Parker's indoor track opens to public Nov. 1 | Local News Gazettextra
Parker High School will open its indoor track to the public starting Nov. 1 for morning walks.
Janesville Parker swims past Craig 89-81, improves to 3-1 in Big Eight duals Gazettextra
Parker, leading by two points going into the final event, finished first and third in the 400-yard freestyle relay to secure an 89-81 Big Eight Conference dual win ...
They're the tops: Talent abounds in local high school musical productions Gazettextra
If you've never seen a high school musical, or if you haven't seen one since you were in high school, it might be worth your time to skip the movies.
Athletics took center stage in the early years of Parker High School Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. When Parker High opened in February of 1968, athletics quickly became a vital part of the school's development. Blessed with an abundance of ...
Teen driver charged in Janesville traffic death | Crime Gazettextra
A criminal complaint filed in Rock County Court on Monday says a teen driver was going faster than 70 mph before a crash that killed another driver Oct. 19 in.
Five Parker students walk out for gun reform Gazettextra
Five Parker High School students left school Friday morning and gathered around a flagpole to talk about gun reform, equality and civil rights.
Janesville School District brings a boat, a girl and some fun with "Anything Goes" Gazettextra
Students in the Janesville School District Summer School performance of "Anything Goes" enjoy taking part in a whimsical show full of toe-tapping tunes and ...
"Beauty and the Beast" marks local director's 100th show Gazettextra
Parker High School's "Beauty and the Beast," which premieres Friday, April 13, marks the 100th local production in which Jim Tropp has served as director.
Parker High School coaches Keith Miller, Daniel Jackson are resigning Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Two Janesville Parker High School coaches are stepping down, The Gazette learned Friday. Wrestling coach Daniel Jackson and basketball ...
Boys swim: Parker, Craig open conference season with dual wins Gazettextra
Janesville Parker High School's swim team won eight of 10 events to defeat visiting Madison La Follette in the Vikings' Big Eight Conference opener, while Craig ...
Janesville Parker hires Bredesen as new boys basketball coach Gazettextra
The Parker administration announced Monday it has hired Matt Bredesen as a special education teacher and boys basketball coach at Parker.
2018 football preview: Parker preaching physicality in bid to rebound Gazettextra
Janesville Parker is putting the 2017 season, which ended with a 1-9 record, in its rearview mirror. The Vikings are focused on 2018 and the chance to redeem ...
Craig, Parker internship classes introduce students to the (real) world of work Gazettextra
Juniors in Craig and Parker high schools' internship classes get a closer look at potential careers.
Janesville high school hosts robotic competition WMTV
JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) -- Parker High School in Janesville hosted a regional robotics tournament on Saturday. Middle school student teams tested their ...
After 50 years, Class of '68 stays connected | Local News Gazettextra
In 1968, Janesville became a two-high school city when Parker High School opened its doors and Janesville High School became Craig. The combined Class of ...
Class of 1968 to hold 50th reunion in September Gazettextra
The Janesville Class of 1968 will celebrate its 50th class reunion with a weekend of events Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14 and 15.
Gilles, Sun Prairie down Janesville Parker 49-7 | Football Gazettextra
Richie Gilles threw for five touchdowns and ran for another--all in the first half--as Sun Prairie beat Parker 49-7 in Big Eight football.
Bredesen, Vikings begin process in hopes of turning around Parker boys basketball program Gazettextra
Janesville Parker, coming off a 2-21 season, opens its first season under new head coach Matt Bredesen on Tuesday at Stoughton.
Middleton's 12 3s the difference in boys basketball win over Parker Gazettextra
Sam Close and Jack Boyle each made six 3-pointers to lead Middleton's boys basketball team to a 70-58 Big Eight Conference win over Janesville Parker on ...
Rebout, Stalsberg help Craig down Parker in Big Eight gymnastics Gazettextra
Olivia Rebout won the all-around Tuesday with a score of 32.150, Ariyana Stalsberg was second and the Cougars topped Janesville Parker, 123.175-101.925, ...
Parker girls held to 18 points in Big Eight loss to Sun Prairie Gazettextra
The Janesville Parker High girls basketball team was held below 20 points for the first time in recent memory Friday in a 68-18 Big Eight Conference loss to Sun ...
Janesville Parker picks Kerry Michaels to take over baseball program Gazettextra
Kerry Michaels has been named the baseball coach at Janesville Parker, replacing Brian Martin, who resigned after 18 years at the helm.
Run, hide, fight and drill, drill, drill: Parker teachers train for school shooting Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Janesville school resource officer Todd Bailey told Parker High School teachers they wouldn't be able to cover every school safety scenario they'd ...
Outstanding athlete talks about growing up black | Education Gazettextra
Standout basketball player Mistie Bass does not return to Janesville often. But she looks forward to being the keynote speaker at a local event in November to ...
Complaint: Janesville teen was driving upward of 80 mph on Milton Ave. before fatal crash Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
A Parker High School student involved in a fatal crash in Janesville in October was found to have been traveling over 80 mph at the time, police say.
Our Views: District should scrutinize its open lunch policy Gazettextra
The Janesville School District's open lunch policy didn't kill 74-year-old Merilyn Mitchell of Milton. But the open lunch policy undeniably gave Ty Matijevich, ...
Resilient Parker holds off East in five-set Big Eight volleyball thriller Gazettextra
The Vikings were on the wrong end of a pair of lopsided sets against visiting Madison East in a Big Eight Conference match. But they rebounded quickly both ...
Our Views: Janesville athletics risk becoming tale of haves and have-nots Gazettextra
Some Janesville Parker teams aren't just losing this year. Their games aren't even competitive, and the blowouts raise questions about the direction of the ...
Fleming returns to his roots as Parker's head wrestling coach Gazettextra
Shane Fleming is Janesville Parker's most successful wrestler in school history, winning a state title in 1986. Earlier this month, Fleming was named the new ...
Move to Badger South could be on the horizon for Craig, Parker football Gazettextra
If the WIAA approves a conference realignment plan submitted by the WFCA, Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker would move to the Badger South ...
Janesville Parker students cross bridge to more engaged learning Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Parker High School students will be able to tell their grandchildren that they had to walk uphill through the snow to get to school. They also had to ...
Parker volleyball hopes to pester way into top half of Big Eight Gazettextra
Janesville Parker lacks the front-line height that many Big Eight volleyball teams boast, but the Vikings overcame that at times in 2017 and hope to build on that ...
Janesville Parker's Hartwig celebrates officially signing with UW-Green Bay Gazettextra
Janesville Parker senior Julia Hartwig signed her national letter of intent to play college basketball for UW-Green Bay last week and celebrated the event with a ...
Fleming, Parker wrestling get first win | Local Gazettextra
The Shane Fleming era for the Janesville Parker wrestling team got off to a strong start in a 66-18 Big Eight Conference victory over Madison East on Tuesday.
Thousands of local students participate in national school walkout Gazettextra
Thousands of Rock County high school students participated in a national walkout Wednesday morning.
Parker girls basketball looks to build off late-season success from a year ago Gazettextra
Janesville Parker's girls basketball team finished a disappointing 10-15 last season, but the Vikings did win a WIAA Division 1 regional title before bowing out to ...
Parker boys struggle to contain Stoughton's McGee in season-opening loss Gazettextra
McGee poured in 31 points, including 22 in the first half, to lead Stoughton to a 74-46 win in the nonconference season-opener for both teams.
Parker's Zimmerman will resign athletic director post at school year's end Gazettextra
John Zimmerman will resign his post as Parker athletic director after one year at the helm.
Clay, Madison East score 26 straight points to rally past Parker Gazettextra
Janesville Parker's football team lost its 12th straight game Friday night as Madison East rallied for a 32-14 Big Eight Conference win at Monterey Stadium.
East rolls past Parker in Big Eight boys basketball Gazettextra
Madison East's boys basketball team was as good as advertised Thursday night.The fifth-ranked Purgolders rolled to a 67-30 Big Eight Conference win over ...
Without Hartwig, Parker struggles offensively in season-opening loss to Waunakee Gazettextra
With senior standout Julia Hartwig out due to injury, Janesville Parker made just eight baskets in a 65-38 nonconference loss to open the high school girls ...
Stellar first half propels Craig to lopsided victory in Battle for Monterey Rock Gazettextra
Janesville Craig's football team outgained Janesville Parker 304-13 in total offense in the first half on the way to a 41-0 victory in the crosstown rivalry game ...
Girls swim: Parker, Craig swim lose Big Eight duals Gazettextra
The Sun Prairie High girls swim team overwhelmed Janesville Parker/Evanvsville on Friday in a Big Eight Conference dual. Cassidy Carey won the 100-yard ...
Brian Martin resigns as Parker baseball coach | Baseball Gazettextra
Brain Martin has resigned as Janesville Parker's baseball coach after 18 seasons. He finished with a career record of 206-257 and led the Vikings to the WIAA ...
Craig, Brodhead on top after first day of Cougar-Viking Classic Gazettextra
Janesville Craig and Brodhead will carry the top seeds into the second day of the Cougar-Viking Volleyball Classic on Saturday. The two teams each went 5-1 in ...
Stay Safe workshop 'empowers' Craig High School girls Gazettextra
With about 40 high school girls and women mentors scattered throughout the audience Saturday morning, Perkins calmly told the story of what she calls the ...
Loss of young lives overshadows joy of Parker's opening day Gazettextra
The death of three high school girls in a traffic accident overshadowed the joy of opening day.
Parker football falls to 0-6 after 46-0 loss to Middleton | Football Gazettextra
Middleton opened up a 21-0 lead Friday night and coasted to a 46-0 Big Eight Conference win over Janesville Parker at Monterey Stadium.
Janesville Craig girls swim team second at Cougar Relays Gazettextra
Rylee Coleman, Allison Blank and Sommer Rhodes were part of two winning relays to lead Janesville Craig's girls swim team to a second-place finish Saturday ...
Penn's 20 points power Verona girls past Janesville Parker Gazettextra
Kyiah Penn scored 20 points to lead the Verona High girls basketball team to a 55-39 Big Eight Conference win Friday over Janesville Parker.
Parker-Craig football game postponed to Saturday | Football Gazettextra
Due to predicted bad weather, the Janesville Craig vs. Janesville Parker football game has been postponed to 7 p.m. Saturday.
Craig High School Graduation 2018 | Videos Janesville Gazette
Video from the Craig High School graduation ceremony.
Janesville Craig boys embrace basketball trends while looking to replace most of starting lineup Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Janesville Craig's boys basketball players have embraced the game's trends. More and more teams, especially in the professional and college ...
Girls tennis: Parker's Barnes/Quade wins twice at Jefferson Quad Gazettextra
Janesville Parker's No. 1 doubles team of Annie Barnes and Lydia Quade won a pair of matches to lead the Vikings at Monday's Jefferson Quad.
Craig, Parker boys soccer teams top Rock Valley Conference foes Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Gabe Rubine scored for the third straight match, and Janesville Craig's boys soccer team improved to 3-1 in early nonconference action this ...
Beloit Memorial shuts out Parker to wrap up Big Eight football season Gazettextra
Janesville Parker turned the ball over five times and totaled 31 total offensive yards in a 34-0 loss at Beloit Memorial on Friday night.
John Herbert Hoopes | Obituaries Gazettextra
July 29, 1939 - December 17, 2018. Janesville, WI -- John Herbert Hoopes, age 79, passed away peacefully at home on December 17, 2018, after a brief illness.
Other Views: Proud to be a Parker athlete Gazettextra
I am a junior at Janesville Parker High School and a swimmer on the Parker/Evansville team. I have been swimming for eight years, and, in the off-season, ...
Melchiorre's hat trick leads Burlington soccer past rebuilding Parker Gazettextra
Parker conceded four first-half goals in a 6-1 nonconference loss to the visiting Burlington Demons. Dylan Melchiorre's hat trick led the Demons (1-0-0) in the ...
School takes action in wake of controversial video Gazettextra
A video that presented a one-sided view of politics and labor unions to a Craig High School class has resulted in actions by the principal.
Parker announces scholarship, award winners | Local News Gazettextra
Janesville Parker High School seniors received these scholarships and awards at a ceremony May 16:
Public record for Oct. 30, 2018 | Public Record Gazettextra
Rock County. Reported. VANDALISM at 8:53 a.m. Monday at Parker High School, 3125 Mineral Point Ave., Janesville. A 16-year-old male student jumped on ...
Janesville School District to offer free meal programs Gazettextra
The Janesville School District will offer a free school breakfast program and national school lunch program for the 2018-19 school year.
Cross country preview: Craig's teams sneaky contenders; Gage leads Parker Gazettextra
A preview of the girls and boys cross country seasons for Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker.
Mistie Bass returns to speak at fundraising event Gazettextra
Mistie Bass will speak at Believe & Achieve fundraiser Nov. 8 at the Pontiac Convention Center in Janesville.
Rivalry week is here in high school football Gazettextra
It's rivalry week in high school football. Janesville Craig hosts Janesville Parker in the battle for the Monterey Rock, while Evansville/Albany hosts longtime rival ...
Janesville's ACT scores dip, remain below state average Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Janesville's 2018 graduating class recorded lower ACT scores, coming in below the state average in English, reading, math and science. Overall ...
After several misses, Parker golfers finally set to play at state Gazettextra
The Vikings—especially seniors Matt Zimmerman, Michael Henry, Nik Sitter and Spencer Orley—experienced close calls, both as a team and as individuals.
Janesville high school responds to social media post WMTV
Parker High School in Janesville responded Monday to a post shared nearly 1000 times on Facebook.
Random Lake captures title at Cramer Brown wrestling invite Gazettextra
Random Lake beat Edgerton 52-23 to earn first place in the third-annual event that honors former coaches Ron Cramer and Ron Brown.
Craig cruises past Parker in Big Eight girls tennis Gazettextra
Janesville Craig's girls tennis team improved to 2-0 in the Big Eight with a 6-1 dual-meet win over Janesville Parker on Thursday.
Coleman loses goggles but helps lead Craig to swim win over Parker/Evansville Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. Rylee Coleman's goggles were no match for the ferocity with which she hit the water. So the Janesville Craig freshman just swam without them.
Parker volleyball erases a deficit in each set to sweep Madison West Gazettextra
Despite trailing in each set, Parker swept visiting Madison West, 25-18, 25-23, 25-21, to push its Big Eight Conference record to 4-5.
20Q: Catching up with local actor Riley Parkhurst Gazettextra
Editor's Note: Kicks presents 20Q, a feature that introduces readers to people involved in the area's arts and entertainment community. Compiled by kicks Editor ...
Behind solid senior class, Parker softball raises expectations Gazettextra
With 10 seniors on the roster and the return of ace pitcher Chelsea Naber, Janesville Parker's softball team believes it can be competitive in the Big Eight ...
Manufacturing Day teaches students about new generation of jobs Gazettextra
More than 1200 Rock County students and 35 businesses participated in Manufacturing Day on Thursday and Friday.
Parker wrestlers win Edgerton Duals title | Wrestling Gazettextra
Janesville Parker's wrestling team won the Edgerton Duals team title with a 5-0 record.
High school sports 'High Fives' for Sept. 2, 2018 | High School Gazettextra
Five notable recent performances and five upcoming events to watch for in local high school sports.
Rubine scores four goals to help Craig bounce back and beat Parker Gazettextra
Gabe Rubine scored four goals and Janesville Craig's boys soccer team beat Parker 11-1 in a Big Eight Conference match Thursday.
Former star wrestler takes shot at professional league WMTV
A former star wrestler from Janesville is making big moves off the mat. Daniel Jackson is starting his own professional wrestling league.
Janesville Parker baseball sets sights on upper-tier Big Eight finish Gazettextra
Janesville Parker's baseball team boasts 12 seniors, including several who have at least three years of varsity experience, so the Vikings hope to improve on a ...
No more valedictorians: Janesville high schools to go to laude system Gazettextra
JANESVILLE. The Janesville School District wants more students to take college credit courses, intern at businesses and even, possibly, take a study hall.
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