Category: BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Local Schools Feeding our Children

By Katie KovacsReporterAmid the COVID-19 outbreak, food service members across the Seymour District are working together to prepare lunches for children throughout the community. The Seymour Community School District is offering breakfasts and lunches for pickup at six locations in…

COVID-19

With the Coronavirus now declared a pandemic, preventive measures are now being taken nationwide to eliminate the spread of this flu-type disease. Here in Wisconsin, at least 34 coronavirus cases have been confirmed since the outbreak began, with the first…

Coonen Pleads Not Guilty to Child Sexual Exploitation Charge

By Rick CohlerTimes Press News Correspondent Andy Coenen, 27, a former special education teacher and coach in the Michicot schools pleaded not guilty to one felony count of attempted sexual exploitation of a child. Coenen, who now lists a Black…

AED donated to Rural Nichols Fire Department

The Nichols Rural Fire Department recently accepted a donation of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) from Bernie Dahlin, owner of Nichols Paper.  An AED can analyze the heart’s rhythm and, if necessary, deliver an electrical shock, or defibrillation, to help…

WIAA cancels remainder of winter sports season

Following Seymour’s 70-58 loss to Kaukauna in the semifinal round of their Division 2 game, the WIAA announced that the boys sectional final and State Tournament games, along with the girls State Tournament which started Thursday night, will be canceled…

David Hillsberg Aims For Perfection

By Linda Titel, Managing Editor David Hillsberg from Navarino is an avid dart player who was ranked the top of his league in the United States and also competed in Nationals in the Netherlands earlier this year. There is one…

Local Athletes Compete in Birkebeiner Cross Country Skiing Marathon

Cheryl Corbeille of Black Creek and Joan Sachs of Seymour participated in the Slumberland American Birkebeiner (Birkie) cross-country skiing marathon on Sat. Feb. 22 in Hayward, Wis. The Birkie is North America’s largest cross-country ski marathon, according to Birkie.com. The…

Teen Loses Life in Snowmobile Crash

A fatal accident involving a snowmobile striking an SUV at Cty VV near French Road claimed the life of 15-year-old Konor Marks of Black Creek on Wednesday, February 12. – Photo by Ken Hodgden A Seymour High School student riding…