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Semester exams scheduled at SCHS

Seymour High School will be conducting final exams for the first semester of the 2010 -2011 school year on Thursday and Friday, Jan. 20 and 21. All students are required to attend during final exams. There will be open campus…

Council deals with police issues

When Mayor Judy Schuette was elected last April, she did not appoint Richard Buntrock as police chief saying there were things she wanted to discuss with him. The mayor said she would be considered in a “held-over” position under the…

Seymour students to produce “Thunder Talk”

Luke Moeller, Ethan Waldron and Evan Morrissey will offer a weekly internet radio program called “Thunder Talk” on www.advertisercommunitynews.com. - Photo by Rick Cohler

By Rick Cohler,     EditorThe Advertiser Community News & Times-Press website www.advertisercommunitynews.com will soon feature a radio podcast developed by students at Seymour Community High School. “Thunder Talk” is the inspiration of Luke Moeller. “I saw all this cool…

New congressman happy with assignments, mood

By Ray Barrington, Reporter Reid Ribble, just days into his term as the new U.S. Representative for the 8th District, has already found one surprising thing about his job: he’s getting more exercise than he thought. “One thing that’s surprised…

Contest scam reported

Seymour police report a Seymour woman was told she won $250,000 in a contest and all she had to do was wire a $199 handling fee. Police reports say the woman thought it unusual since she had not entered a…

Sweeney Todd hits the SCHS stage

The cast of Sweeney Todd: row 1. left to right: Morgan Anschutz, Eiley Schiffer, Megan Tabel, Kaitlynn Carr, Coral LaPalm, Gail Goodacre, Shadow Webster, Jared Schmidt, Zach Goodacre; row 2: Emily Herman, Abby Christensen, Nefretiri Gillette, Kristin Kmecheck, Jo Saindon, Logan Witthuhn, Kimberly Kobussen, Sam Krause, Keenan Bone; row 3: Jenna Palubicki, Ariel Jochman, Molly Hanson, Mariah Webster, Steven Hilgenberg, Joey Krohlow, Alex Hasse, Allyssa Demrath, Emily Shelto, Drew Morrisey, Karissa Siebers; row 4: Elizabeth Renkos, Kayla Doersch, Jenna Albert, Taylor Bailey, Clint Bone, Chris VanHoozen, A.J. Roark, Michael Schaumberg, Eric Friestrom and Zach Halfman; not pictured: Reed Schneider.  - Photo by Rick Cohler

Special to ACN-Times Press Sam Kutska Prepare for the bone-chilling production of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” performed by Seymour High School this February. Adapted from Hugh Wheeler’s book with music by Stephen Soundheim, Sweeney Todd tells…

Trail friends anxious for spring

Friends of the Newton Blackmour Nature Trail heard about plans for spring activities on the trail when spring arrives at their meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 5. One event being considered is a spring walk for Good Shepherd Services. Plans are…

Kapture Salon & Spa collects food for Community 2000

Stephanie Krabbe of Kapture Salon & Spa and Juli Meulemans of Community 2000 with the food collected by the salon. - Photo by Rick Cohler

Community 2000 provided 15,600 emergency meals to area residents in 2010. Their emergency pantry is getting a boost in early 2011 from Kapture Salon & Spa in Seymour. Kapture collected the non-perishable items from customers over the past couple months.…

2010 Top Stories

An Outagamie County Sheriff's Department car overlooks flooded WIS 54, which was blocked by heavy rains twice in 2010. - Photo by Ray Barrington

Seymour City Hall politics, a major retail development and some wild weather dominated the Advertiser Community News – Times-Press headlines in 2010. The year got off to a bang with an attempted recall of then Seymour Mayor Ken Rottier. The…