BLACK CREEK/NICHOLS

The News from Black Creek & Nichols

Accident claims life of Shiocton student

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor An accident took the life of a Shiocton student on Tuesday morning, Jan. 15. Haley Apple, 17 of Black Creek was heading south on Thede Road when she lost control of her vehicle due to…

Crossing Guard Recognition Week Jan. 14 – 18

By Sara Tischauser and Linda Titel Editor and Assistant Editor Residents in our area are making sure to keep students safe as they come to and leave school. Since Jan. 14 – 18 is Wisconsin Adult School Crossing Guard Recognition…

Children can receive help with speech and language problems

By Sara Tischauser Editor Students in the Seymour Community School District can benefit from services provided by the district’s speech and language pathologists. The SCSD has five speech language pathologists. These pathologists Jenni Weyer, Alexa Woodward, Julie Ritter, Kristen Diermeier…

Structure and hay fire on Wick Road

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor A machine shed on Wick Road, Black Creek was engulfed in flames when the fire call came at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27. Black Creek fire department responded with help from Shiocton, Nichols and Seymour…

Black Creek village board addresses lighting complaint

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Black Creek Village board met on Dec. 10 at 6:30 p.m. In insurance and personnel: The board approved the League of Wisconsin Municipalities Insurance for 2019. The board approved vacation carry overs if they…

Seymour Community School District reviews state report card

By Sara Tischauser Editor The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction recently released the state report cards for schools covering the 2017-18 school year. The Seymour Community School District (SCSD) received a 69.6 percent overall rating giving them a meets expectations…