SEYMOUR

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Summers declares for 5th Assembly District

Mert Summers, a longtime Kaukauna-area resident and business representative for the union carpenters, announced his candidacy last week for the 5th Assembly District in the Democratic Party. “For 37 years, I have lived, worked, and raised my family in Green…

Fair time coming soon

The Outagamie County Fair is just over two weeks away, and final preparations are underway for the annual event. “We are working to make the fair experience a great family time,” Fair Director Rick Pruski said. There will be several…

Warrant issued, more charges against Seymour woman

A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Linda J. Priebe, 41, 438 Robbins St. for two counts of identity theft and single counts of forgery and obstructing police. According to a criminal complaint filed on Tuesday, June 29, Priebe…

Outagamie County 4-H Project Learning Day

4-h members work on projects at the 4-H Project Learning Day

Area 4-H members prepare for the annual fair for months before the fair. In order to get ready, Outagamie County 4-H Project Learning Day was held at Fox Valley Technical College on Saturday, February 20, 2010. This year 168 4-H…

Seymour Rescue holds training exercise

Seymour Rescue EMTs strap down a “victim” during a training exercise on July 6. - Submitted photo

Seymour Rescue members along with Towns of Seymour and Osborn First Responders participated in rescue training on the Newton-Blackmour Trail in Seymour on Tuesday evening July 6. Training officers Larry VanDenElzen and Traci Fox planned three different scenarios. Two of…

Krause-Kraft Unit 106 July minutes

American Legion Auxiliary Krause-Kraft Unit 106 Meeting date July 5, 2010 The meeting was called to order by 1st Vice President LuAnn James. Prayer was offered by JoAnn Vanden Langenberg. Followed by the Pledge, National Anthem and the reciting of…

FEMA redraws Seymour flood plain map

About two dozen Seymour property owners are finding they are now in a floodplain. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has redrawn the Little Henry floodplain map to take a 100-year-event flood into account, greatly expanding the floodplain designation along North…

Relay for Life “Celebrates more birthdays”

Forty one people walked in The Survivors’ Lap at the Seymour Relay for Life event on Friday-Saturday, June 25-26. Story and more photos on page 3. - Photo by Rick Cohler

Hundreds of walkers turned out Friday, June 25 to raise awareness, funds for the fight against cancer and to offer support and hope for those battling the disease and their families and friends who care for and support them. The…

Seymour insurance agency grows through merger with Appleton firm

The partners in Truyman Haase Zahn Insurance Group, (left to right) Mark Truyman, Mike Zahn and Ted Haase. - Photo by Rick Cohler

The Truyman Haase Insurance Agency in Seymour is now the Truyman, Haase, Zahn Insurance Group with offices in Seymour and Appleton. The agency merged with Community Insurance Center, 1336 E. Wisconsin Ave. on Jan. 1. After 40 years in the…

Forcey to manage Seymour Chamber of Commerce for the remainder of 2010

A committee of the Seymour Chamber of Commerce has elected John Forcey to serve as Chamber manager through December. His duties include setting up the Board of Directors and promote new membership. A monthly meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday,…