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Seymour Rescue holds training exercise

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”

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 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,…

Harold Tech named to FFA Hall of Fame

Harold Tech of Seymour was inducted into the Wisconsin FFA Hall of Fame at the 81st State FFA Convention in Madison on Wednesday, June 16. Tech was active in FFA as a child growing up on a dairy farm near…

SCHS entry takes 10th place in National History Day in Washington D.C.

Rachel Carson: Mother of Modern Environmentalism, a website created by Seymour High School students Laura Harris and Courtney Banker recently placed 10th in the National History Day Competition in Washington DC. The website is the result of months of research…

Museum fund drive enters final stage

Efforts to raise money for a new museum in Seymour are in the home stretch. “We plan on breaking ground this fall,” Tom Duffey, a member of the Seymour Historical Society Steering Committee, said. The building fund currently has about…

School district prepares for annual meeting on Monday, July 26

A 2010-11 Seymour Community School District preliminary budget is ready for the district’s annual meeting on Monday, July 26. District enrollment totals and state aid figures will not be available until fall and the final budget passage is scheduled for…