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Chiefs open tourney at home

Shiocton took a couple of close losses in CWC-8 baseball last week but learned it will have a home game to start WIAA tournament play. The Chiefs, seed third in their Division 3 regional, will host No. 6 Gillett Friday.…

Chiefs get first victory

Shiocton will open its WIAA Division 4 softball tournament play Thursday with a regional opener at Gresham. The Chiefs are seeded fifth in the six-team regional while Gresham is fourth. The winner will play at top-seeded Tigerton June 1. In…

Scott, 800 relay win CWC track titles for Shiocton

By Angela Young Student reporter Shiocton finished seventh in the boys meet and eighth in the girls event at the CWC-8 track championships on May 15 at Stevens Point. Cassie Scott won the 300 hurdles in 48.9 seconds for the…

Cassie Scott is recipient of 2010 ACN Scholarship

Cassie Scott, daughter of Philip and Debra Scott, Shiocton, is the winner of the 2010 Advertiser Community News Scholarship. Scott was awarded the scholarship at the Shiocton Senior Awards Night on Wednesday, May 12. Scott plans to pursue a career…

Council looks for ways to boost citizen input

The Seymour City Council is examining Council rules in an effort to make the Council more responsive to citizen input during Council meetings. During the public comment period at the Monday, May 10, meeting, Robert Tregoning, 614 W. Pearl St.,…

Rynish family is home to four Eagle Scouts

Once Nick Rynish achieved the Eagle Scout rank in the Boy Scouts in 2001, it just seemed natural that brother Matt, one-year younger would follow suit. Then Jon and Josh just had to do what their big brothers had done.…

Dumpster ordinance goes back to committee

An ordinance requiring dumpsters in Black Creek to be fenced in will go back to committee, the Black Creek Village Board decided May 10. The board heard from several businesses who said they were being punished for litter from dumpsters…

Renamed Hometown Grill run by a familiar face

Cathy Anaya has returned to the restaurant business in Shiocton. She is the new owner of what is now the Hometown Grill on WIS 54 near the Shiocton school buildings. It’s a return to the business for Anaya, who owned…

American Legion Auxiliary

The meeting was called to order by President Delores Bartelme. Prayer was offered by JoAnn Vanden Langenberg. Followed by the Pledge, National Anthem and the reciting of the Preamble. Roll call was taken with 38 members present by Bonnie Hanson.…

Shiocton Senior Awards

Special Recognition: Athletic Awards: Senior Athlete Awards Joshua M. Knorr, Cassie Lynn Scott WIAA Scholar Athlete, Cassie Lynn Scott, Jonathan Richard Van Geffen Central WI All Academic Conference Awards, Tyler Bradwell, Jesse LaPinske, Adam Lembcke, Brock Pahlow, Kaitlyn Schroth, Cassie…