BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

BC students creative answers about “Green Eggs and Ham”

The third and fourth graders from Black Creek Elementary school filled out a questionnaire about “Green Eggs and Ham” honoring Dr. Seuss, his birthday was on Saturday, March 2. Question 1: What was your favorite part of the story? Isabel…

Winterfest Carnival has another successful year

By Sara Tischauser Editor Four hundred and twenty people were in attendance for the 18th Annual Winterfest Carnival that was held on Feb. 23. The Winterfest Carnival is the biggest fundraiser for the Community Family Resource Centers (CFRC), Inc. of…

New DNR Warden in Outagamie County

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor Zack Seitz, 25, of Fond du Lac County is the new Outagamie County Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Warden. Seitz grew up in Campbellsport, Wisconsin, and has always had a love for the outdoors and…

Black Creek’s MHP LLC still non-compliant

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Black Creek Village board met on Feb. 11 at 6:30 p.m. CORRECTION: “The fire department is not purchasing a steel tank, they are purchasing a skid unit for the brush truck that has a…

Black Creek third graders build robots

Black Creek third graders experimented with color coding ozobots. The ozobot is a little toy robot that blends the physical and digital worlds — and teaches kids programming. The ozobot can identify lines, colors and codes on both digital surfaces,…

Nichols Recognizes Rural Firefighters for Service

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor Stan Heinemeyer and Pat Nachtwey are firefighters with Nichols Rural Fire Department. What sets them aside from other firefighters is the longevity of their service to the community and surrounding areas. Heinemeyer has been a…

Nichols House Fire

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Nichols, Bear Creek, Shiocton, Seymour Fire departments, and Black Creek Rescue and the Outagamie Cert team responded to a house fire on Saturday Jan 26 at 10 p.m. The resident, Kevin Sheperd was sleeping…

Black Creek village board approves rural fire water tank

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Black Creek Village board met on Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. The rural fire Committee gave an update and asked the board to approve the purchase of a steel water tank that can be…