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Black Creek holds Fun DAZE

There was plenty of family fun to be had in Black Creek on Sunday, June 6. The parade was full of families, followed by games and refreshments at Lake Park.

Shiocton math league team finishes third of 16

The Shiocton High School Math League ended the academic year in third place among the 16 schools that compete in the Small School Division of the Central Wisconsin Math League. To do this, Shiocton had five contestants place in the…

Not your average reunion

Seeing someone you haven’t seen in years is pretty much normal at a high school reunion. For Gertrud Ableiter and Bill LaCroix, it was a bit different. LaCroix wasn’t part of the class – he was 13 at the time…

Bonduel halts Shiocton tourney run

Shiocton won its first two games in the WIAA Division 3 baseball tournament opener, but fell to conference rival Bonduel in the regional final. Shiocton 14, Gillett 1 At Shiocton on May 28, the Chiefs scored six runs in the…

ACN acquires Seymour Buyers’ Guide, Times-Press

The Advertiser Community News has purchased the Seymour Buyers’ Guide and Times-Press from BlueLine Media. BlueLine purchased the properties from Journal Communications with the transaction finalized on Wednesday, May 26. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “We are very…

Internet check scheme targeted Seymour Lumber

Local and federal officials are investigating a check fraud case which targeted Seymour Lumber. According to reports from the Seymour Police Department, Robert Treml and Sharri La Marche reported on May 13 that they had been the victim of a…

Work to begin on 47

Work on 17.4 miles of WIS 47 between Burdick Street (Black Creek) and WIS 29 (Bonduel) in Outagamie and Shawano counties is scheduled to begin Tuesday, June 1. Northeast Asphalt of Appleton is the prime contractor for the $9.4 million…

Top 10 list may be on way out at high school

By Ray Barrington, reporter Next year’s Shiocton High School graduation may see a change in the way honors are invented. The Shiocton School Board discussed May 24 whether to stop designating the top 10 academically in the graduating class and…