BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Wind downs trees, fences, and more

If March comes in (or goes out) like a lion, last week’s windstorm across the area came in like a pride of hungry lions seeing a limping wildebeest. Wind gusts of more than 60 miles an hour brought down trees…

Black Creek School hosts Seymour board

The Seymour Community School Board paid a visit to Black Creek for its Oct. 26 meeting, starting a series of meetings in all of the district’s schools. While it was a quiet meeting, the noisy weather outside was on the…

BC Salvation Army seeks holiday help, benefits from events

The season for increased need is coming fast at The Salvation Army Extension Service Unit located in Black Creek. We are starting to take applications for the upcoming holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas. Applications are being accepted at 227 E.…

Black Creek School holds fund-raiser dinner

A fund-raising spaghetti dinner sponsored by Black Creek Teachers and Families For Education will be held from 5-8 p.m. Nov. 5 at the school. The dinner will raise money for instructional materials and technologies for students. Children’s entertainer Randy Peterson…

Milk Council meets in BC, Seymour

The 2010 Quality Milk Council Farm Barn meetings will be held Oct. 28 in Black Creek and Nov. 4 in Seymour. The Oct. 28 meeting will be held at the Jed and Kristie Court farm, N3793 Hample Road. Topics and…

Stingle named to Village Board

The Black Creek Village Board got a new member Oct. 11. Jeff Stingle was approved by the board after being nominated by President Steve Rettler. Stingle replaces Kathy Pasch, who resigned earlier this month. She did not state a reason.…

Black Creek School holds fund-raiser dinner

A fund-raising spaghetti dinner sponsored by Black Creek Teachers and Families For Education will be held from 5-8 p.m. at the school. The dinner will raise money for instructional materials and technologies for students. Children’s entertainer Randy Peterson will perform…

CFRC to hold scrapbooking weekend in November

Community Family Resource Centers, Inc. (CFRC) is hosting a fall Scrapbooking Weekend Friday, Nov. 12–Sunday, Nov. 14 at the Osborn Town Hall. Bring your traditional scrapbooking, digital scrapbooking, or another hobby and enjoy time with friends. Cost for Friday (5…

Business association starts in Black Creek

Black Creek businesses are hoping working together can overcome tough times. A new Black Creek Business Association is being formed, with a goal of getting the heavy traffic going through the “crossroads to the northwoods” to stop and see what…