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Seymour test scores show strong performance

Seymour Community School District results from the Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exams show a strong performance in key subjects and are all above the state-set goals and state averages. “Compared to last year, every grade showed improvement, with the exception…

Black Creek area woman named Farm Woman of Year

Left to right: Rogene Wegner, Tiffany Prodell, Craig Krohlow, Marlene Krohlow, Gloria Krohlow, Imogene Bartz and Eric Voight.

Marlene Krohlow was named the 27th Annual Farm Woman of the Year by Results Broadcasting in Shawano at a luncheon at Jackson Point in Seymour on Wednesday, March 30. Krohlow and her husband, Craig, have a dairy farm on Shady…

Seymour teacher, student receive Kohl honors

A luncheon to honor the achievements of northeastern Wisconsin students and teachers will be held Saturday, March 26, at Red Smith School in Green Bay, Wisconsin, the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation announced Friday. On March 1, the Herb Kohl Educational…

Town hall meeting on state budget scheduled

State Rep. Jim Steineke, R-Vandenbroek, has scheduled a town hall meeting for 6 p.m., Monday, April 18 at the Municipal Building in Seymour to discuss Governor Scott Walker’s proposed biennial budget. Meetings are also planned for Hobart and Freedom are…

County has error on Black Creek ballot list

The official Outagamie County sample ballot insert that is running this week in the Advertiser Community News-Times Press and other county publications has an error in the Black Creek listings. The section and a reprint of it at the county’s…

Five run for two spots on BC board

Five candidates are running for three spots on the Black Creek Village Board. Current board members Tom Brauer, Terry Rettler and Jeff Stingle are being challenged by former trustees Kathy Pasch and Edward Rawling. Tom Brauer Brauer has been on…

Heartbreak in .2 of a second

A Seymour fan is distraught after Friday's loss. - Photo by Ray Barrington

Tip at buzzer by Whitefish Bay ends Seymour state title hopes Complete gallery available at ACN Galleries. By Ray Barrington Reporter MADISON – The last big moment in a season of them for the Seymour Thunder came with 9.2 seconds…

B.C. Board names deputy clerk, hears library report

Jenny Court was appointed deputy village clerk by the Black Creek Village Board at a special meeting Thursday night, March 17. Court, a Black Creek resident, will start immediately. She replaces Teresa Riehl, who resigned earlier this year. In her…

Two candidates seek Seymour School Board seat on April 5 ballot

Chris Stedl, N7027 Ballard Road, said she is running for the Zone 6 Seymour Community School District Board of Education seat because she can make a difference being an advocate for students, encouraging progress and energizing change in the district.…

Tom Nelson seeks Outagamie Co. Exec post

Tom Nelson resides in Kaukauna and grew up in Little Chute where he graduated from Little Chute High School. First elected to the state Assembly in 2004, Nelson worked on all major issue areas and served as Assembly majority leader.…