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Firefighter honored for 40 years of service to Nichols

Special to ACN On Feb 17, during a Nichols Rural Fire Department meeting, Stan Heinemeyer received an award for 40 years of dedicated service to the department.C hief Terry Scheller spoke of how Stan began his volunteerism as a firefighter…

‘Chief’ face, name may leave gymnasium floor

By Ray Barrington ReporterThe threat of proposed legislation controlling school mascots may have a physical effect on Shiocton High School this summer. The high school gymnasium floor is due for resurfacing this summer, and concerns over whether the legislation will…

State qualifiers in solo-ensemble listed

Several band and choral students from Shiocton High School have qualified for state solo-ensemble competition. They include: Band: Megan DeWall, Julia Fuchs, Jon Jandourek, Alex Patza (two events), Terren Spencer, Nicole Tarlton. Ensemble singers: Vanessa Watson, Nicole Tonn, Jessica Johnson,…

Book award benefits Community 2000

Community 2000 received a surprise on Thursday, March 11, when Rock Ledge Intermediate fifth grade teacher Jodi Roskowski and four helpers showed up with more than 300 books. Community 2000 received a surprise on Thursday, March 11, when Rock Ledge…

Outagamie County Court

One of two men charged with a theft from an apartment at 633 W. Factory St. in Seymour will serve two years on probation. Jonathan C. Tubby, 18, W1775 Pearl St., was sentenced on theft and criminal trespass charges. Co-defendant…

Crash hurts two in Oneida

Alcohol was reportedly involved in an early Thursday, March 18, morning crash on WIS 54 and VanBoxtel Road in Oneida. Kent Cornell, 19, De Pere, ran the stop sign at the intersection according to Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department reports. A…

Major WE Energies project underway in Seymour

Seymour residents in much of the city should see more reliable electric power when a nearly year-long upgrade by WE Energies is finished late in 2010. The utiliSeymour residents in much of the city should see more reliable electric power…

Schools, police cooperate in drug sweeps, no drugs found in schools

During the month of August, 2009 and prior to the Seymour School District’s first semester opening, the Seymour Police Department, in cooperation with the Seymour School Administration, conducted a comprehensive canine drug search of the Seymour High School. This search…

Council sets hearing on TIF

The public will have a chance to speak out on a proposed revision in the Tax Increment Funded District No. 3 at a hearing on Monday, March 22. Three possible projects are proposed in the district which encompasses the city’s…

Local ties to art opening

Laurene Brugger Ferge, Nichols and Lynn Koenigs, Black Creek, were among the guests at the reception “Photography Speaks” Feb. 27, at the Wild Apple Gallery, Menasha. Laurene and Lynn were delighted to see three images that featured their neighbors from…