BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Black Creek Fire Department called to car-garage fire

The Black Creek Fire Department responded to W5065 WIS 54 for a car on fire in a garage at the Ryan Rohan residence at 10:12 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 30. The car started on fire while it was being worked…

Domestic charges filed against Shiocton man in Black Creek incident

Ryan D. Lawver, W7430 Kirschner Rd., Shiocton, faces felony charges of intimidating a victim/use or attempt force and false imprisonment in connection with an incident Jan. 19 in Black Creek. Lawver also faces misdemeanor counts of battery and disorderly conduct.…

Super Bowl XLV brings back memories for Clint Kriewaldt

By Ray Barrington, reporter Clint Kriewaldt’s having flashbacks this week. It was just five years ago that the former Shiocton High School football star was getting ready, along with his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates, for Super Bowl XL in Detroit. The…

SMS behavior program reaping results

Seymour Middle School students and staff are pleased with the results of the Positive Behavior Intervention and Support Program which has been underway at SMS since the start of the school year. A presentation on the program was given to…

Black Creek teacher finds fun and adventure in winter camping

By Rick Cohler, editor For those hardy souls who want to find a new and challenging winter activity, how about winter camping? John Ohlson left his home in Washington State and moved to Wisconsin in 2000. “I had never experienced…

ACN & Times-Press links with TextMeNEW to provide marketing tool for area

The Advertiser Community News & Times-Press is now a team member of TextMeNow, a direct marketing firm which allows businesses to directly market their products and services to customers through text messages. The marketing plan is especially effective to let…

BC treasurer will be an appointee

The Black Creek Village Board voted Jan. 17 to change the village treasurer’s office from an elected one to an appointed one. The change will be effective in March, 60 days from the official publication of the change in the…

Leads in “Sweeney Todd” brim with enthusiasm

It only takes a minute to learn that the student actors in this year’s Seymour Community High School’s production of “Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” love the play and are excited about the upcoming performances. They…

Domestic complaint results in drug arrest

A Black Creek man faces charges of battery, disorderly conduct, false imprisonment, intimidation and various drug-related counts following a domestic violence incident. Black Creek Police Chief Lowell James said a woman came into the village clerk’s office Wednesday afternoon, Jan.…

Black Creek Lions ready for annual Rose Sale

After a successful rose sale last year, the Black Creek Lions will hold its second sale with roses supplied by Black Creek Garden & Gift. This means that Black Creek Lions will not be participating with the other Lions Clubs’…