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Seymour Fire Department Celebrates a Century

The Seymour Fire Department celebrated 100 years of service on Saturday, June 12. A parade, featuring fire trucks old and new from many area departments, sponsor entries and the Seymour Community High School marching band entertained the crowds along Main…

Exit, record in hand

By Ray Barrington Reporter It’s understandable that when Jessica Maroszek started her high school years, she didn’t see herself ending up as a five-time state champion and state track record holder. For one thing, she didn’t see herself in track…

Exchange student from Macedonia finds the U.S. fascinating

It is not unusual to have a foreign exchange student attend Seymour Community High School, but Marko Hristov has the distinction of being the first exchange student from the nation of Macedonia. Bordered by Kosovo, Serbia, Bulgaria, Greece and Albania,…

Farmers’ Market, Craft Sale season begins June 15

The second annual Seymour Farmers’ Market begins on Tuesday, June 15, from 2-6 p.m. at Nagel Park in downtown Seymour, under the auspices of the Seymour Chamber of Commerce. The market will run every Tuesday through Oct. 12, with the…

ACN acquires Seymour Buyers’ Guide, Times-Press

The Advertiser Community News has purchased the Seymour Buyers’ Guide and Times-Press from BlueLine Media. BlueLine purchased the properties from Journal Communications with the transaction finalized on Wednesday, May 26. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “We are very…

Internet check scheme targeted Seymour Lumber

Local and federal officials are investigating a check fraud case which targeted Seymour Lumber. According to reports from the Seymour Police Department, Robert Treml and Sharri La Marche reported on May 13 that they had been the victim of a…

SCHS awards and scholarships

Harvard Faculty Scholarship Alaina Murphy $41,250 Michigan Tech Women’s Soccer Athletic Grant Amber Hynnek $5,000 Robert M. & Virginia M. Anderson Scholarship – MI Tech Chemical Engineering Scholarship Amber Hynnek $4,000 Michigan Technological University Alumni Legacy Award Amber Hynnek $250…

Rock Ledge Excellence and Achievement awards announced

Outstanding Academic Excellence Award recipients must have a grade point average of at least 3.5 for the year, advanced scores in Math and reading on the WKCE test, involvement in at least one extracurricular activity, and no more than three…