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  • How Are Gibraltar’s Yearbooks Coming Together?

    In anticipation of the Peninsula Pulse’s Graduation Issue coming out May 22, the Pulse has contacted the newspapers and yearbooks of each school district to invite students to contribute stories about school life amid the COVID-19 pandemic and finishing the 2020 school year from home. This week, Gibraltar’s school newspaper, the Viking Voice, contributed articles […]

  • Gibraltar Students Helping Their Community

    In anticipation of the Peninsula Pulse’s Graduation Issue coming out May 22, the Pulse has contacted the newspapers and yearbooks of each school district to invite students to contribute stories about school life amid the COVID-19 pandemic and finishing the 2020 school year from home. This week, Gibraltar’s school newspaper, the Viking Voice, contributed articles […]

  • Gibraltar Faculty Uplifts Student Body with Virtual Spirit Week

    In anticipation of the Peninsula Pulse’s Graduation Issue coming out May 22, the Pulse has contacted the newspapers and yearbooks of each school district to invite students to contribute stories about school life amid the COVID-19 pandemic and finishing the 2020 school year from home. This week, Gibraltar’s school newspaper, the Viking Voice, contributed articles […]

  • Feeding Gibraltar during COVID-19

    In anticipation of the Peninsula Pulse’s Graduation Issue coming out May 22, the Pulse has contacted the newspapers and yearbooks of each school district to invite students to contribute stories about school life amid the COVID-19 pandemic and finishing the 2020 school year from home. This week, Gibraltar’s school newspaper, the Viking Voice, contributed articles […]

  • And That’s the Way the Cookie Crumbles

    Troop leader Jordan Burress breaks down the popular Girl Scout snack ’Tis the season for cookies – Girl Scout cookies, that is. Every year the Girl Scouts of America set out to sell them to friends, family and their community. The cookies aren’t just a nice treat for those who are snacking – the money from cookie […]

  • Gibraltar DECA Earns Awards at Development Conference

    Five seniors in Gibraltar’s DECA team competed at the Wisconsin DECA Career Development Conference in Lake Geneva, and all five earned awards to advance to the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) in Nashville. Double qualifying for ICDC is the team of Brandon Stillman and Connor Duffy, who earned first place in the Sports and Entertainment […]

  • Door County Alumni Profile: Lillie Conrad

    An attorney finding work-life balance To suggest an alumnus or alumna to profile, email [email protected] To learn more about Alumni Door County, visit alumnidoorcounty.org. Even after living in France for a short time, 1997 Gibraltar graduate Lillie Conrad decided to come home to Wisconsin to become a corporate attorney – and her French still comes in […]

  • Gibraltar Secondary Honor Rolls

    First Semester, 2019-20  High School Highest Honor Roll Hannah Ama, Zoe Armbruster, Brady Ash, Thelonious Goode, Jack Hitzeman, Stella Kersebet, Elizabeth Lecy, Aubrey Peot, Abigail Rex, Brandon Stillman, Jack Weitman  High Honor Roll Elijah Adler, Jacob Anschutz, Trevor Ash, Emmaly Bertges, Izabella Bunda, Rylan Caldecott, Colleen Carlisle, Annelise Casanas, Anthony Casanas, Mia Chomeau, Kimberly Church, […]

  • More Acres Protected at Hidden Springs

    Hidden Springs will receive 30 acres of added protection thanks to an acquisition announced by the Door County Land Trust.  The organization has added the land to the Gibraltar-Ephraim Swamp Natural Area, which contains a portion of Hidden Springs Creek and protects the quality of the water flowing into Eagle Harbor and Green Bay. It […]

  • Gibraltar Rolls by Suring

    Balanced attack sends Vikes to round 2 Following an uninspiring, 63-43 loss to Gillett on Jan. 7, the Gibraltar girls basketball team found itself in a tough spot. After a 3-1 start, the Vikings had lost five consecutive games to fall to 3-6. “At that point, I wasn’t sure how the season would turn out,” […]

  • Gibraltar Vikings Girls Basketball Team Holds ‘Thanksgiving Dinner’ Fundraiser

    The Gibraltar Vikings girls basketball team will host a “Thanksgiving dinner” fundraiser March 1, 3-6:30 pm, at Alexander’s Restaurant in Fish Creek. Dinner will include turkey, all the Thanksgiving fixings and some of Alexander’s great food.  The cost is $15 per adult, $8 per child ages six through 11, and free for those ages five […]

  • Blood Drive at Gibraltar High School on March 6

    The Gibraltar High School Student Council will host a Red Cross blood drive March 6, 9 am – 2 pm, in the Elementary Mural Gym. Most donations take about an hour.  An appointment to donate is required. Visit redcrossblood.org to register online, get more details and see whether you’re eligible. Or, leave a message at 920.868.3284, […]

  • Gibraltar Names Supervisor

    The Gibraltar Board of Supervisors selected Brian Merkel – a former supervisor and former chair – to take Steve Sohns’ seat on the town board. Sohns was previously chosen to take Dick Skare’s seat as town chair after Skare resigned mid-term due to health issues. The terms of both positions run through April 2021.  Board members had […]

  • Gibraltar to Show Off Remodel during Feb. 12 Open House

    Gibraltar School District is finally ready to unveil its remodeled library and media center (IMC) and surrounding classrooms. The school will host an open house Feb. 12 to show off the enhancements that resulted from a $4.5 million referendum that voters approved in 2018. Superintendent Tina Van Meer said planning for the project began in […]

  • Rooftop Fire Contained at Gibraltar School

    Gibraltar Schools are closed today due to a contained propane fire on the roof of the middle school gym that began between 4:00 and 4:30 am. Fire trucks from all county departments responded quickly to contain the fire within one HVAC unit. There is no damage to the school. The Door County Sheriff’s Department announced […]

  • Gibraltar to Host 50 and Over Reunion

    All Gibraltar High School graduates who have completed 50 or more years since finishing or attending Gibraltar are invited to the 50 and Over Reunion, to be held June 27 in the Fernwood Gardens Ballroom at Mr. G’s in Jacksonport. If you have questions, call Doug at 920.421.4288, Marion at 920.362.9908, Sue at 920.854.2056, Diane […]

  • Encore! Episode Features Gibraltar Grads

    Disney+ episode now streaming After a long wait, the recently launched streaming service Disney+ has released the latest episode of Encore!, featuring Gibraltar’s 2007 cast of High School Musical. During a recent interview, Gibraltar alumnae Katie (Sawyer) Helscher and Abby (Polomis) Duebler talked about their nerves as they waited for the episode to air. Ultimately, […]

  • Drinking Water at Gibraltar Retested

    All but five drinking fountains are back on at Gibraltar School after high levels of lead were found in the water in October. The five that will remain off are original, white-porcelain drinking fountains in older sections of the building. In addition to coordinating with the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the school administration enlisted […]

  • PODCAST: Behind the Scenes of Disney’s Encore! Part One

    Grace Johnson is joined by Katie Helscher and Abby Duebler to talk about their experience remounting Gibraltar High School’s 2007 production of High School Musical for the new Disney+ reality show Encore!. In part one of this series, Katie and Abby recount their magical week filming and rehearsing for the show. In part two we […]

  • Inside the Multi-Age Program

    Gibraltar’s new approach to elementary education matures A first look into a multi-age classroom as the first and second grade students came in from recess may seem a little hectic, but for teachers Emily Heidler, Kayla Schleicher and Michelle Daubner, it was organized chaos.  The three teachers instructed students to get into groups of three, […]