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Board sets lock times for park restrooms

Lockup times for the restrooms at Black Creek parks were approved during the reorganizational meeting of the Black Creek Village Board on April 20. Automatic locks have been added at Lake Park and Sebald Park to help fight vandalism. The…

Town hall meeting topics may include look at possible Chiefs renaming

By: Ray Barrington, reporters With state government coming closer to a move that would threaten Native American mascots, Shiocton schools are getting ready to discuss the situation with the public. At the Shiocton School Board meeting April 19, the board…

Seymour students excel at National History Day

Fifteen Seymour Community High School Students recently advanced to the state level of competition for National History Day. This year, over 9,000 students across the state and 700,000 across the nation are doing original research for National History Day. National…

Josh Rynish named Eagle Scout

Seymour Troop 117 Boy Scout Josh Rynish was honored as an Eagle Scout in ceremonies held at Fallen Timbers on Sunday, April 18. Rynish, son of Lee and Chris Rynish, completed all the requirements to obtain Scouting’s highest rank, Eagle…

Kris Stilen finds success, with Mary Kay

Kris Stilen of Leeman was happy in her business of owning a beauty shop in her home. Then, in January of 1989, her mother received a facial from a Mary Kay representative. “She said the representative reminded her of me,”…

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 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…

Don’s Quality Market in business for 50 years

Over the past five decades, grocery stores in Seymour have come and gone, but one, Don’s Quality Market on Seymour’s Main Street has remained a family owned business and an important anchor for Seymour’s retail sector for the past 50…

Seymour gets Tree City Award

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.…