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Lawrence T. Brockman

Lawrence T. Brockman, age 88, Black Creek, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Seymour. He was born Oct. 6, 1921 to the late Joseph and Minnie (Hietpas) Brockman. On Sept. 25, 1946 he was…

Seymour baseball splits in Florida games

Seymour beat Raceland, of Kentucky, in the first game 10-0 on Thursday, April 1, then lost to Sacred Heart of New Jersey while on their Florida trip. Jordan Anderson threw a four-hit shutout and Joey Berg had two-hits for the…

Election forum held

Moderator Elizabeth Timmins and candidates for mayor and alderman at a candidate forum on Monday, March 15, sponsored by the SCHS Student Senate.  - Photo by Rick Cohler

By Rick Cohler Editor With the Seymour Community High School auditorium stage draped in red-white-and-blue bunting, the candidates for city offices laid out their positions and answered a series of questions in a candidate forum on Monday, March 15. The…

Firefighter honored for 40 years of service to Nichols

Stan Heinemeyer has seen many changes in 40 years fighting fires in the Nichols area. - Submitted photo

Special to ACN On Feb 17, during a Nichols Rural Fire Department meeting, Stan Heinemeyer received an award for 40 years of dedicated service to the department.C hief Terry Scheller spoke of how Stan began his volunteerism as a firefighter…

‘Chief’ face, name may leave gymnasium floor

Members of the Shiocton High School wrestling team were honored for their CWC championship and state tournament appearances at the March 15 Shiocton School Board meeting. Shown are, from left, Coach Eric Clausen, Jose Gonzalez, Tyler Bradwell, Austin Hooyman, Jacob Dahlke, Zech Riehl, Thomas Dahlke, Josh Knorr and Charlie VanStraten. - Photo by Ray Barrington

By Ray Barrington ReporterThe threat of proposed legislation controlling school mascots may have a physical effect on Shiocton High School this summer. The high school gymnasium floor is due for resurfacing this summer, and concerns over whether the legislation will…

Zakowski resigns as girls basketball coach

Zakowski

After just two years at the school, Seymour girls basketball coach Casey Zakowski is stepping down. Zakowski cited the desire to be present for his older daughter’s final two years in high school and a younger daughter’s school years. “I…

End of a dream

Phil Romback walks off the court as Kiel players celebrate their victory in the WIAA Division 2 sectional final March 13 in Green Bay.   - Photo by Ray Barrington

“We played well; we just didn’t seal the deal.” And with that. coach Jon Murphy closed the book on a disappointing end to the Seymour boys basketball season. It ended in tears March 13 as the Thunder took its first…

Seymour hosts state powerlifting

Kristen Kmecheck competes in the Wisconsin High School State Powerlifting Championships held in Seymour on Friday and Saturday, March 19-20 - Photo by Rick Cohler

The Seymour Girls and Boys Powerlifting Teams captured third and fifth place finishes at the 43rd Annual High School State Powerlifting Meet held at Seymour High School March 12-13. There were 393 qualified lifters that competed at this two-day meet,…

Thunder out in semifinal

Emily Doxtator puts up a shot against Denmark as Jessica Maroszek looks on during the regional. - Photo by Rick Cohler

Despite taking a 12-2 first quarter lead, Seymour couldn’t hold on down the stretch and fell to Denmark 43-42 in a WIAA Division 2 girls basketball regional semifinal March 11 at Denmark. The Thunder (19-5 on the season) led 26-11…

State qualifiers in solo-ensemble listed

Several band and choral students from Shiocton High School have qualified for state solo-ensemble competition. They include: Band: Megan DeWall, Julia Fuchs, Jon Jandourek, Alex Patza (two events), Terren Spencer, Nicole Tarlton. Ensemble singers: Vanessa Watson, Nicole Tonn, Jessica Johnson,…