Gillett News

Local Vet Hosts Annual Rabies Clinic in Gillett
Dr. Robert Prescott of Pet Tracks hosted their annual Rabies Vaccine Clinic, Saturday, April 28th in Gillett. This clinic is an affordable and...


GES Hosts Field Day
The Gillett PTA sponsored the annual Fun in the Sun Field Day for the children in Preschool through fifth grade on Friday, May 4 at the school...


St. Paul Celebrates 125th Anniversary
Congregation members, friends and citizens of Gillett celebrated the 125th anniversary of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church on Sunday, March 10.  “It was...


Gillett UMY Volunteer in the Community
The Gillett United Methodist Youth worked for several hours on Sunday afternoon raking leaves at the church and picking up trash all over town for...


Donna Barnett, daughter Kimberly and granddaughter Erin are all smiles. Gillett Farmers and Businessmen Club Hold Annual Family Night
The Gillett Farmers and Businessmen Club held their annual family night on Monday, March 26 at the Gillett Methodist Church.  There was a record...


Three generations of hard-working, civic-minded women: Barbara, Jennifer and Darby Menard. Gillett Civic Club Hosts Easter Egg Hunt
The Gillett Civic Club held an Easter Egg Hunt for children of Gillett and the surrounding areas at Menard Heritage Park at 2:00 p.m. on...


The twelve disciples reenacting The Last Supper.  Gillett United Methodist Hosts Maundy Thursday Service
The Maundy Thursday Service, which is a reenactment of The Last Supper, was performed on Wednesday, March 28th at the Gillett United Methodist...


Shelby Long, Makayla Whiting, Parker Place, and Jase Ringo are entrenched in Gillett UMY Game Night
On January 18, 2018, the Gillett United Methodist Youth and friends gathered for a fun filled game night. The youth played board games and such...


Rick Poll Receives “Key to the City” of Gillett
City of Gillett Mayor, Jared Holzhauer, admirably describes the recipient of the “Key to the City” award at the 75th Annual Gillett Coon Supper on...


Gordon Receives Gillett Citizen of the Year
The Gillett Christmas celebration continued after the parade at the beautifully decorated Jesswein Park on Main Street. The very prestigious...


Gillett Christmas Parade
The annual Gillett Christmas Parade was bigger and better than ever this year! “Everyone who is anyone” was lined up along Main Street enjoying the...


Gillett and Tichnor Youth Halloween Celebration
The Gillett United Methodist Youth and friends gathered at the “spooktackular” home of Gail Briggs on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Joli Holzhauer...


The irreplaceable Ms. Lisa Jones is hard at work as usual! GES Hosts Open House
Students, parents, family members, and staff gathered for the annual Gillett Elementary School open house on Thursday, August 10th, from 5-7 pm. It...


County Judge and Preacher Eddie Best pray with the students of his congregation at Gillett Baptist. Blessing of the Backpacks
The students and their backpacks, the teachers, staff, and administrators at Gillett and DeWitt Schools were prayed for during morning worship on...


Event organizer, Derek Menard and his daughter Darby release their lanterns. 2017 Gillett Heritage Days
The 9th Annual Heritage Days Festival at Menard Park in Gillett was held the weekend of May 26 & 27. The event was kicked off by the Miss Heritage...