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Crash hurts four

A two-car crash at WIS 47 and CTH A south of Black Creek injured four people at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 9 sending four people to the hospital. The accident report from the Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department said a car…

Seymour students to produce “Thunder Talk”

By Rick Cohler,     EditorThe Advertiser Community News & Times-Press website www.advertisercommunitynews.com will soon feature a radio podcast developed by students at Seymour Community High School. “Thunder Talk” is the inspiration of Luke Moeller. “I saw all this cool…

New congressman happy with assignments, mood

By Ray Barrington, Reporter Reid Ribble, just days into his term as the new U.S. Representative for the 8th District, has already found one surprising thing about his job: he’s getting more exercise than he thought. “One thing that’s surprised…

Contest scam reported

Seymour police report a Seymour woman was told she won $250,000 in a contest and all she had to do was wire a $199 handling fee. Police reports say the woman thought it unusual since she had not entered a…

Sweeney Todd hits the SCHS stage

Special to ACN-Times Press Sam Kutska Prepare for the bone-chilling production of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” performed by Seymour High School this February. Adapted from Hugh Wheeler’s book with music by Stephen Soundheim, Sweeney Todd tells…

No one runs for BC treasurer

Nobody filed nomination papers for what will be the vacant Black Creek village treasurer position when it appears on the April election ballot. Incumbent Martin Johnson said he will not seek another term. Incumbent village president Steve Rettler will be…

Books look at personal stories of area’s past

A few years ago, Quintin Thede was talking with a friend about the old detention camp in the Town of Bovina. Thede was told the story of how the camp was used to house German prisoners of war during World…

No primary, but races for trustee, village board

There will not be a primary, but there will be competition for both the president’s office and trustee offices in the April village elections in Shiocton. Eugene R. Bunnell and Nancy Brownson will run for the office. Incumbent Judy Shafel…

Chief Bunnell leads EMT unit in Shiocton

Special to ACN-Times Press Pam Witt Hillen, ThedaStar which appeard in the ThedaStar Dispatch newsletter Eugene “Butch” Bunnell became police chief of Shiocton in 1971. He always lived in Shiocton but had commuted to Minnesota for work. He was grateful…