News HeadlinesLodi High Lodi, WI News

Lodi High School News Submitted by Alumni

Lodi High School News From Around The Web

Jeffrey Todd Stone - WISC - WISC-TV3

Jeffrey Todd Stone, age 57, of Lodi, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, after an extended illness. He was born on October 26, 1961, in Prairie du Sac, ...

Lodi FFA to hold consignment auction | Lodi Enterprise

The Lodi FFA Alumni Association is hosting a Spring Consignment Auction. Join them on Sunday, May 19 and support your local agriculture education program.

High school students aided Lodi flood recovery efforts  Portage Daily Register

LODI — As historic flooding displaced some people, triggered a gas leak and shut down Main Street on Thursday in this Columbia County community, local high ...

Lodi High School FACT Group: Teens need to get facts about JUUL e-cigarettes

Dear Editor: Our teachers are used to dealing with disruptions in the classroom, like texting or talking out of turn. Now they have something new to worry about: ...

Lodi remembers `Dano' Markwardt's kindness, passion for Blue Devils' athletics

Markwardt, a Lodi graduate who recently passed away, served as a manager for several of the school's sports teams for more than 25 years.

Lodi High School announces first semester honor roll

The following students have been named to the first semester Lodi High School honor roll:

Lodi High School presents “Four Weddings and an Elvis”

Whether it's couples marrying for love, marrying for revenge or marrying for fame, one little wedding chapel in Las Vegas has seen it all.

UW FOOTBALL: Former Lodi star Jacob Heyroth living his dream with Wisconsin  Portage Daily Register

MADISON — Growing up playing football in the backyard, most kids pretend they're making a big play while on the gridiron for their favorite team.

Lodi's Alana Gilles makes commitment to UW-La Crosse for women's basketball

Gilles was co-player of the year for girls basketball in the Capitol North Conference.

Twin plethora no big deal for nine sets at Lodi High School

Six of the sets of twins have been together since kindergarten.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Lodi bears down late to top Baraboo, 54-44  WiscNews

LODI — While the Lodi prep boys basketball team has won three of its first five games, the Blue Devils had not strung together consecutive victories going into ...

Danny Robert (Dano) Markwardt - WISC - WISC-TV3

Lodi - Danny Robert "Dano" Markwardt, age 45, of Lodi, passed away peacefully and in the presence of friends on Saturday, March 23, 2019 after many years of ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Baraboo goes down in Lodi  WiscNews

When it has gotten behind this season, the Baraboo prep boys basketball team has had a difficult time getting back into games.

Assembly candidates clash, find agreement in Lodi forum  WiscNews

LODI — During a sometimes confrontational forum Wednesday, the two candidates for the District 42 state Assembly seat expressed agreement on many fronts.

Lodi High School encourages public to learn Thai culture  WiscNews

LODI — In three events, Lodi High School will celebrate the 10th year of its Thailand exchange program with anyone who wants to attend.

Crews respond to gas main leak in Lodi  WMTV

LODI, Wis. (WMTV) - Crews are responded to gas main leak at the intersection of Prairie Stone Drive and Sunset Drive Monday morning. Columbia County ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lodi unable to hold off Reedsburg in second half, falls 42-40  WiscNews

LODI — Even though it's still December, Friday afternoon's non-conference girls basketball contest between Lodi and Reedsburg team had a tournament feel to ...

Donald "Don" Gasser - WISC - WISC-TV3

Donald (Don) A. Gasser, 90, of Lodi, passed away on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, with family by his side.

Lodi Schools equipped with new STEAM labs | Local

The concept of STEAM, or science, technology, engineering, art and math, has gained ground in education over the last few years, and the Lodi School District ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Reedsburg picks up pace offensively in second half to top Lodi, 42-40  WiscNews

Even though it was only December, the non-conference contest between the Lodi and Reedsburg girls basketball teams on Dec. 28 had a tournament feel to it.

Buckley, Margaret K.

LODI—Margaret K. Buckley, age 95, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

2018 Lodi High School graduation | News

On a cold, cloudy Sunday afternoon, 137 graduates said goodbye to Lodi High School.

Gasser, Donald A. "Don"

LODI—Donald A. “Don” Gasser, age 90, of Lodi, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, with family by his side. Don was born on March 29, 1928, in the family.

PREP FOOTBALL: Wisconsin Dells falls to 1-1 with 40-0 loss to Lodi  WiscNews

The second week of the football season was a lot rougher than the first for Wisconsin Dells, as the Chiefs were held to just 74 yards of total offense in a 40-0 loss ...

New face will join Portage School Board for first time in 4 years  Portage Daily Register

The Portage School Board is about to look different for the first time in four years.

Prep football preview: This could be Lakeside Lutheran's year to unseat Lodi atop the Capitol North

The league coaches pick the Warriors as the conference favorite this fall, thanks in part to QB Jack Monis and WR Will DeNoyer.

Peter T. Wanat - WISC - WISC-TV3

LODI-Peter T. Wanat, age 53, of Lodi, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Meriter Hospital.

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Lodi keeps its foot on the gas in sweep over rival Poynette  Portage Daily Register

LODI — The rivalry between the Lodi and Poynette volleyball teams has been a tad lopsided over the past decade with the Blue Devils taking the last 20 ...

Legally Blonde' to hit the stage at LHS

The modern, witty and effervescent musical “Legally Blonde” will come to Lodi High this weekend and next. The show follows UCLA sorority girl Elle Woods, who ...

Statz, Richard "Dick"

MIDDLETON / MADISON—Richard “Dick” Statz, age 60, passed away on Sunday Jan. 20, 2019, at his home in Verona surrounded by his family. He was born ...

Desmon Sachtjen's commitment to swimming leads to success and a Big Ten home

The Lodi student, a senior leader with the Sauk Prairie co-op program, will swim for the University of Minnesota next season.

PREP BOYS SOCCER: Lodi uses speed to shutout Wisconsin Dells 7-0  WiscNews

LODI — Speed can be a major difference maker in soccer, and the Lodi boys soccer team used its quickness to perfection Thursday night.

Guest Column: Lodi High School students embark on Thai exchange

What do I pack? What gifts should I take? What are the bathrooms like? These are just a few of the many questions asked by 18 students and 3 staff.

Six area senior student-athletes earn WIAA scholar athlete awards

The WIAA announced that 16 senior girls and 16 senior boys were selected as finalists to receive the 2019 WIAA statewide scholar athlete award.

Lodi hurdler Robby Hatch named the All-Area boys track and field Athlete of the Year

Cambridge coach Sean Currie earns the Coach of the Year award after leading his alma mater to the Division 3 state title.

PREP WRESTLING: Lodi can't escape early hole in 50-20 loss to Stoughton  WiscNews

LODI — When the Lodi and Stoughton wrestling teams clashed last year, the Vikings rode an early lead past the Blue Devils.

Lodi High School students to perform Beauty and the Beast musical

Lodi High School student performers invited community members and visitors abroad to “Be Our Guest” for Disney's Beauty and the Beast, a musical.

Scores of People Attend State Budget Hearing  urbanmilwaukee

The Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee held its first public hearing on Gov. Tony Evers' proposed budget Friday in Janesville. Evers' $83.4 billion two-year ...

Lodi softball coach disciplined for social media post about raccoon  Portage Daily Register

LODI — A social media post about the killing of a raccoon led to disciplinary action this week for Lodi High School's softball coach.

Madison man charged with exploitation of Tennessee girl had reached out to FBI, lawyers say

Bryan Rogers, charged last week with exploiting a 14-year-old Tennessee girl who disappeared from her home, was acting in her best interest and had reached ...

Education Funding, Medicaid Expansion Among Top Concerns At Public Budget Hearing  Wisconsin Public Radio News

The Wisconsin Joint Finance Committee held its first public hearing on Gov. Tony Evers' proposed budget Friday in Janesville. Evers' $83.4 billion two-year ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Pair of runs helps propel Lodi past Columbus, 49-43  WiscNews

LODI — A pair of runs paid big dividends for the Lodi girls basketball team Thursday night.

PREP FOOTBALL: After opening round scare, Lodi faces another tough challenge against Platteville  WiscNews

LODI — After breezing through its regular-season schedule, the Lodi football team got quite a scare from Mayville in its WIAA Division 4 playoff opener last ...

Marathon gas station in downtown Lodi closes down

The Marathon gas station at the corner of Highways 60 and 113 recently closed, and the store has been emptied of its inventory.

PREP WRESTLING: Lodi takes team title, advances 10 while Poynette's Taylor moves on  WiscNews

LODI — The Lodi wrestling team and regional titles go together like peanut butter and jelly, so it was no surprise the host Blue Devils came out on top at.

PREP BOYS SWIMMING PREVIEW: Sauk Prairie will need to rebuild fast to defend Badger North Conference title  Sauk Prairie Eagle

The banner in the Sauk Prairie High School swimming pool leaves no doubt as to what the goal is.

Lewiston woman recognized for efforts in environmental education  Portage Daily Register

LEWISTON — Victoria Rydberg has received national recognition for her work as an environmental education consultant at the Wisconsin Department of Public ...

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

Prep Softball Roundup: Lukes homered twice, Beck nearly perfect in DH wins  Daily Union

JEFFERSON — Kylee Lukes homered twice and Claire Beck almost tossed a perfect game as Jefferson swept Brodhead/Juda on Tuesday at Riverfront Park in ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Lodi's Derek Paulson named Daily Register Area Player of the Year  WiscNews

Lodi High School senior Derek Paulson played in more than his fair share of big games during his four seasons with Blue Devils.

WIAA state football: Lodi's run comes to end with title game shutout

The Lodi football team stormed out of the halftime break only behind by one touchdown and determined to tie up Thursday night's WIAA Division 4 state football ...

Lodi student receives Windsor UCC scholarship | School

Since 1986, Windsor United Church of Christ in Windsor, has awarded scholarships to church members who are graduating from high school in the current year.

Blue Devil trio competes in All-Star football game

2018 Lodi High School graduates Max Barreau, Lucas Brisky and Jacob Heyroth got one last chance to play football together. The Blue Devil trio played for the ...

Obituary: Betty Jane Johnson | Obituaries

Lodi-Betty Jane Johnson, age 92, of Lodi, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018. She was born on Dec. 22, 1925, in town of West Point, the daughter of ...

Zeman, Eugene "Gene"

MONONA—Eugene “Gene” Zeman, of Monona passed away peacefully in Phoenix, Ariz., on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at the age of 83 surrounded by his loving ...

Community Voice: Art on the Trail | Lodi Enterprise

Art, poetry, musings, and music greet hikers and walkers as our spring landscape greens and blooms along the Ice Age Trail through the magic of Art on the Trail ...

Prep Profile: Meredith Gallagher, Lodi | High School Basketball

Meredith Gallagher is a seven-time letterwinner competing in cross country, volleyball, basketball and track and field and has a 3.98 GPA. A member of National ...

Heyroth signs to play football with Badgers | Lodi Enterprise

An already remarkable senior season got even better for Lodi High School's Jacob Heyroth when he recently signed to be a preferred walk-on for the University ...

Lady Blue Devils claim first-ever conference title

The Lodi girls track and field team made history at the Capitol Conference Meet at Lakeside Lutheran on May 15. The Lady Blue Devils claimed their first ever ...

Slam dunk: Lodi senior earns $240,000 scholarship | News  Portage Daily Register

At 6 feet 6 inches tall, John Hatch has height but he's also got depth.

Delta Beer Lab to open Monday with brews and conscience

Change is central to the newest entrant of the Madison area's growing craft beer scene.

As dairy crisis crushes farmers, Wisconsin's rural identity in jeopardy  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Low milk prices are wiping out dairy farmers, and impacting entire rural communities.

Owner of KD's Bar and Grill named Citizen of the Year

One of Katie Larrabee-Lane's favorite things to do is help people. Tears welded up in her eyes as she talked about her employees, husband and children - how ...

Blue Devil boys garner four titles in historic state finish

The Lodi boys track and field team put together a performance for the history books at last weekend's WIAA Division 2 state meet in La Crosse.

Pumas, Blue Devils perform well at Poynette Invite

Sunny skies and cool temperatures greeted runners at the annual Poynette Invite at Shepherd's Meadow Golf Course on Sept. 6. The nice weather led to a lot of ...

Columbia County supervisors, students share table talk | Regional news  Portage Daily Register

Columbia County Supervisor Barry Pufahl of Pardeeville came prepared.

After 93 years, Weber's Bakery in Lodi to close Saturday  Portage Daily Register

LODI — The wooden sign above the display case of confections reads, “Give Us This Day, Our Daily Bread,” and for 93 years, Weber's Bakery did just that.

32 student athletes finalists in 2018 WIAA Statewide Scholar Athlete Award  WMTV

Eight high school seniors from our area have been selected as finalists to receive the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association's (WIAA) 2018 WIAA ...

High-school students find new meaning in 1962 science-literature classic at UW program  University of Wisconsin-Madison

CAPTION Students question keynote speaker Sandra Steingraber, an author, biologist and environmentalist, after her talk at the Great World Texts conference in ...

Lodi School District sets dress code policy | News

Every school morning students wake up, look into their closet, and decide what to wear. Now that the Lodi School District has approved an official dress code ...

Obituary: George M. Pales | Lodi Enterprise

Lodi, Wisconsin - George M. Pales passed away quietly on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, while at his winter residence in St. Petersburg, Florida. George was born ...

Family farms decimated by Wisconsin's dairy crisis  USA TODAY

Low milk prices are forcing the sale of hundreds of farms in the nation's dairy state, wiping out a way of life built over decades.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Hibner, other area alumni doing well at the next level  WiscNews

To the surprise of nobody that has followed women's college basketball in recent years, the UW-Green Bay women's basketball team is off to another great start.

Sue Haack: This Dane woman served in Vietnam

On the morning of Jan. 30, 1968, Sue Haack was asleep in her hooch on the U.S. Army's Long Binh Post, a scant 14 miles along Highway 1 from Saigon.

Lodi native Tom Wopat happy to be a good ol' Broadway boy  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Thirty years after “Dukes of Hazzard,” Tom Wopat will put on Luke Duke's plaid shirt and Kentucky-fried drawl for the right gig. But he'd rather put on some fancier ...

Lodi & Lake Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce Awards

The Lodi & Lake Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards for 2016 on Jan. 19 at Dorf Haus Supper Club.

Police Blotter: Oct. 27, 2016 | Local

The Lodi Police Blotter is comprised of information provided by the Lodi Police Department. Individuals named in the police blotter are presumed to be innocent ...

State's smallest and most isolated school district overcomes its challenges and limitations

The Washington Island School District has 72 students, is on an island and receives little state funding.

Skarda, Sierra Michelle

LODI - Sierra Michelle Skarda tragically passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at the very young age of 16. Sierra is the beautiful daughter of Mike and Jami, ...

Prep notes: Area athletes receive top scholar honors from WIAA

Sixteen boys and 16 girls from the state were named for the Scholar Athlete awards by the WIAA.

The Verdict Is In: 16 Teams Advance to State High School Mock Trial Semifinals | The Verdict Is In: 16 Teams Advance to State High School Mock Trial Semifinals  WisBar

Students from 16 Wisconsin high schools advance to the State Bar of Wisconsin's 33rd Annual High School Mock Trial semifinal event on Saturday, March 12, ...

From dairyland to desert | Local

As if the struggles of buying, completely remodeling and then selling a house isn't challenging enough, one couple has been filming their latest adventures in ...

Community surrounds Schutz family after accident | Lodi Enterprise

After Doug Schutz became paralyzed from a hunting stand accident, many say it's the community's turn to be there for him and his family.

Janesville Craig defensive tackle Keeanu Benton reportedly commits to Badgers

The University of Wisconsin football team secured a verbal commitment from Janesville Craig defensive tackle Keeanu Benton, per multiple reports Friday night.

Blue Devils to head to Camp Randall | Lodi Enterprise

The Blue Devils (12-0, 5-0) scored a 17-0 Level 4 victory over Greendale Martin Luther (8-5, 5-2) at Waukesha North High School on Nov. 10.

Highway 60 Interstate interchange set for 2022 overhaul | News

The I-39/90/94 and State Highway 60 interchange is scheduled for a major construction projected to begin in the spring of 2022.

Classic car dreams fulfilled but concerns about the labor pool

Driven Restorations near Randolph does six-figure work and takes a weak labor pool into its own hands.

Three injured in school bus versus dump truck crash

Two students are back in school this week after suffering injuries during a school bus accident last week.

Meade Construction changes hands | Local

After more than 45 years, Meade Construction Co., Inc. is changing hands.On Monday, Jan. 4, Meade Construction, owned by John Meade, president, George ...

Columbus Middle School holds career day | Regional news  WiscNews

Strawberry Sale update: Columbus FFA members did an outstanding job for their first sale as they have sold 192.75 flats of strawberries which is well over the ...

Meet and great: New Lodi Sports and Recreation Center director

There is one place you will not find Lodi Sports and Recreation Center's new director Shaun Smith: cooped up in an office.

A family affair | Local

If the new owners of the Main Street Market Piggly Wiggly, 805 N. Main St., Lodi, seem familiar it is because the are — they are the immediate family members.

The Lodi Rocket Rebels | Space  Air & Space Magazine

With a National meet just three days away, this afternoon is the last chance that members of the Lodi High School rocket club have to test their rocket designs.

Pulling it all together: Quilters spread love, warmth with collective creations  WiscNews

Sometimes it takes a region to create a quilt, and sometimes creating a quilt brings a region together.

Crystal Lake pumping at full tilt | Local

It's been five years in the making but finally the Crystal Lake pumping is going full-speed, with money spent, permits received and legal battles, mostly, out of the ...

Fleet Farm to build store at Highway 19 and Interstate 39-90-94

The $25 million project will include a 218628-square-foot store and a 4100-square-foot convenience store and car wash.

Wienermobile gets a statue-like remake

The "Old Number 7" was built in 1969 at Oscar Mayer but is now owned by the Wisconsin Historical Foundation and is being refurbished in Deerfield.

Columbia County judge candidates square off in forum  WiscNews

Columbia County voters heard from circuit court candidates Troy Cross and Brenda Yaskal on a variety of issues during a forum Thursday at Columbus City Hall.

Telemark Lodge in Cable one step closer to major remake and reopening

A company with years of hotel management experience has announced a plan to buy the property, spend $47 million to upgrade and expand the resort and ...

Keeping up and improvising with Buster Keaton

David Drazin's improvisation makes a night of silent movies in Watertown well worth the trip.

News headlines by Google News for Lodi High School Lodi WI

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Lodi High . This site has been created to offer a place for LHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Lodi High Lodi, WI alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.