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Chris Heagle bids farewell to Rock Ledge Primary

Rock Ledge Primary Center Principal Chris Heagle has to struggle in order to keep her emotions when she talks about retiring from her job with the Seymour School District. “It’s hard to believe I’ve been doing this for 37 years,”…

Charges filed in February school bomb threats

A Seymour Community High School student has been charged as an adult in connection with posting two bomb threat notes in a girls bathroom at the school on Feb. 28. Kayla A. Brunette, N6285 CTH H, De Pere, faces a…

Search is on for new Hamburger Charlie

Think you have the sizzle? Think you can cut the mustard? This may be your chance to become the next Hamburger Charlie, Seymour’s hometown hero. The Home of the Hamburger is seeking applicants for the symbol of Seymour for this…

Last chance for museum matching funds

The museum building fund campaign that will be matched by anonymous donors up to $100,000 has been extended to July 1. At this printing, the total is at $64,000. Members of the steering committee and museum board are grateful for…

Seymour students learn Ukwehuwehnéha

Instructor Charlie Doxtator says the name of a vegetable; the students in his class respond with the Oneida word for that particular item. Then he reviews the words and splits the class into small groups to practice answering basic questions.…

Seymour schools, teachers agree to one-year contract extension

A one-year contract extension for Seymour Community School District teachers and other employees incorporates most of the items contained in public worker legislation passed in Madison, but not yet in force due to a court challenge. The extension was passed…

Keenan Bone, Joshua Rynish receive Advertiser Community News & Times-Press scholarships

Keenan Bone and Joshua Rynish, both of Seymour, received the 2011 Advertiser Community News & Times-Press scholarships at the Seymour Community High School Academic Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 25. Keenan has been active in school theater, choir, band and…

Good grades, one F on sewer compliance report

The Seymour Sewer Utility received passing grades with one exception in its 2010 state compliance maintenance report. The Seymour City Council voted to accept the report at its May 23 meeting. The report gave the utility a grade point average…

Black Creek graduate has learned to overcome dyslexia

By Rick Cohler, editor When I was in middle school I didn’t notice any problems, but after I was a freshman, I thought there’s something wrong here but I didn’t know what it was,” Seymour Community High School senior Casey…