BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Black Creek Sportsman’s Club wants to thank Central Wisconsin Gun Collectors for all of the many donations they have given to them over the years to keep the Youth Trap Program going every Monday night in the summer, May through…

84th Anniversary of the “Eve of Destruction” Storm

By Shari Nachtwey It was July 12, 1934. The temperature crept up to a toasty 84 degrees and all afternoon dark, ominous clouds hung in the northwest horizon. The pregnant storm clouds were preparing to deliver a punch that no…

Black Creek Veterans Park to receive a pavilion

The Black Creek Village Board Meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by President Steve Rettler. The minutes of previous meetings were approved. Trustee Stacie De Voe gave an update on the Rural Fire Committee monthly meeting. The fire…

ThedaCare introduces first patient in recent years to have arm reattached Trauma Center Surgeons at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Neenah Say His Recovery Has Exceeded All Expectations

Tim Schroeder, Black Creek, had his life changed forever two years ago when he was working on the U.S. 441 bridge project and he severed his arm. The Town of Menasha (now Fox Crossing) police and fire responded, applied a…

Black Creek’s Memorial Day

Veterans salute while Taps is playing during the Black Creek Memorial Service on Monday, May 28. Below two little girls honor the fallen by holding their flags at the Memorial service in Black Creek. – Photos by Linda Titel A…

Black bear spotted in Black Creek

Cindy and Scott Sherman are local bee keepers that had a rude awakening on May 8 and 9. It appears that a black bear helped himself to their bee hives and made quite a mess along with damages. The couple…

Happy 100th Birthday Nichols

Are you on social media? Do you love contests? If so, the Nichols Centennial Committee has got a deal for you. Our committee has a website up and running. The website name is NicholsWI100years.org. This site is your go-to page…