BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Veterans spend a day in D.C.

By Sara Tischauser Editor The welcome as the veterans got off the plane from the Yellow Ribbon Honor Flight on July 27 was a very different welcome than what the veterans received when they came back from Vietnam. Some Vietnam…

Black Creek woman has passion for 4-H

By Sara Tischauser Editor Being part of a 4-H club can leave a lasting impression on many youth and serve them as they move forward in their lives and future careers. Dorothy Paltzer, Black Creek, was a member of the…

Black Creek Sportsman’s Club wants to thank Central Wisconsin Gun Collectors for all of the many donations they have given to them over the years to keep the Youth Trap Program going every Monday night in the summer, May through…

84th Anniversary of the “Eve of Destruction” Storm

By Shari Nachtwey It was July 12, 1934. The temperature crept up to a toasty 84 degrees and all afternoon dark, ominous clouds hung in the northwest horizon. The pregnant storm clouds were preparing to deliver a punch that no…

Black Creek Veterans Park to receive a pavilion

The Black Creek Village Board Meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by President Steve Rettler. The minutes of previous meetings were approved. Trustee Stacie De Voe gave an update on the Rural Fire Committee monthly meeting. The fire…

ThedaCare introduces first patient in recent years to have arm reattached Trauma Center Surgeons at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Neenah Say His Recovery Has Exceeded All Expectations

Tim Schroeder, Black Creek, had his life changed forever two years ago when he was working on the U.S. 441 bridge project and he severed his arm. The Town of Menasha (now Fox Crossing) police and fire responded, applied a…