The News from Black Creek & Nichols


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Seymour 5K student Jonas Edwards is having fun spraying the fire hose with the assistance of town of Osborn assistant chief Harland Volkman. The children aimed the hoses at the simulated house on fire. – Photos by Linda Titel

New Black Creek Officer

Brianna Schommer, was sworn in as a new part-time officer for the village of Black Creek on Monday, October 9. Left to right: Brianna, her daughters Ava and Jada and Police Chief Lowell James. – Submitted photo

Black Creek Students of the Week

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Black Creek students of the week: Drew Huss and Kyle Banker – Submitted Photo Black Creek Schools Student of the Week: Drew Huss and Kyle Banker in eighth grade were nominated by Tammy Bloom for the students of the week.…

Competitors for a Common Cause

In an ongoing collaborative effort, Sal’s Foods in Black Creek and Don’s Quality Market in Seymour have joined forces again this year in a friendly competition. The competition is known as the “Common Good” food drive and proceeds help local…

Community Events

Tuesday, October 17 ●Seymour Food Pantry 9:30-11 a.m., Municipal Building ●PACE, 9 – 11 a.m., Rock Ledge Primary Center. Wednesday, October 18 ●PACE, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Black Creek Elementary School ●Freedom School Board, 7 p.m., School Board Room ●Senior…

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On Saturday, September 30, Isaar held its Black Top Tractor Pull. Left, through the haze, a tractor pulls a load and right, some of the vehicles used in the event. Mini rods, modified tractors, and garden tractors were all eligible.…

Friends of the Library for Shiocton

Is your zip code 54170? Friends of the Library is forming for your Shiocton Library. Friends of the Library are non-profit, charitable groups formed to support libraries and their communities. Your membership helps children as well as sponsoring library programs.…

Black Creek Student of the Week

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Black Creek Schools Student of the Week: Kayleigh Jakubiec in 2nd grade was nominated by Greg Baranczyk for the student of the week for the week of October 2 – 6. Mr. Baranczyk wrote, “Kayleigh is an outstanding leader. She…