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DOT clarifies WIS 47 project

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has issued the complete designation of where passing lanes will be added during reconstruction of WIS 47 in Outagamie and Shawano counties. They are: Outagamie County • Southbound between 1,100 feet north of Brusewitz Road…

Shiocton girls play softball, enjoy Florida

The Shiocton girls softball team enjoyed a week of games and fun in Florida earlier this month. - Submitted photo

The Shiocton girls softball team left Wisconsin in a snowstorm at 3 a.m. April 7, but they knew a week of sun, softball and fun awaited. Twenty-four players from the varsity and JV teams and 10 chaperones made the trip…

Chamber of Commerce Minutes April 20

Meeting was called to order at 12:05 PM at Cheezy Jim’s Seventeen members were present, along with Rick Cohler from the Advertiser Community News. It was discussed that a proposal had been made to hire someone to oversee the Seymour…

Seymour gets Tree City Award

Tracy Salisbury of the DNR presents the Tree City USA flag to Alderwoman Colleen Sutherland. - Photo by Rick Cohler

The City of Seymour has been named a Tree City USA for 2010 for the planting of trees along the Newton Blackmour Recreational Trail in Seymour. The presentation was made at the Seymour City Council’s meeting on Monday, April 12.…

Musical ‘Willy Wonka Jr.’ at Black Creek Middle School

Cast members of “Willy Wonka Jr.” include, from left, Amanda Stingle, Bethany Marcks, Kristina Herman, Gail Goodacre, Isabelle Bartman, Katelyn Schmidt, and Haley Bowers. - Submitted photo

Megan VanSwol Special to ACN The Black Creek Middle School has been working very hard for the past few weeks on the musical, “Willy Wonka Jr.” The musical consists of two of our favorite things, singing and chocolate! Everyone in…

Stanley the Sturgeon debuts at Bamboo Bend

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Schoolchildren pose in front of “Stanley the Sturgeon” at Bamboo Bend in Shiocton on April 14 during a field trip to watch sturgeon spawning in the Wolf River. The statue was conceived by Tim Conradt and sculpted by Kimberly Richards.

Tax waiver denial will fund study

The Shiocton Village Board voted April 12 not to waive utility property taxes, a move that had been considered. The decision adds another $15,000 to the village treasury. The board voted to use the money to fund the early years…

Seymour attends 56th Annual State

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The 56th Wisconsin Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) State Leadership Conference was hosted in Wisconsin Dells, on April 12-13. The State Leadership Conference brought outstanding young adults together for an unforgettable experience of FBLA enthusiasm. This year, over 2,300…