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Shiocton girls win opener

Shiocton made a first-quarter lead stand up and advanced with a first-round win in the WIAA Division 4 girls basketball tournament. The 42-33 win over Manawa at home advanced the Chiefs to a game last Friday at top-seeded Oshkosh Lourdes.…

Shiocton downed by Lourdes in semifinal

Oshkosh Lourdes apparently paid attention when Sean Klemp opened the WIAA Division 4 boys basketball tournament with a 31-point night. The Knights shut down Klemp, holding him to just one field goal and six total points as they beat the…

Sports update

Tuesday, March 9 Girls basketball: WIAA Division 4 regional – Shiocton 42, Manawa 33. Shiocton will play at top seed Oshkosh Lourdes Friday at 7 p.m.  

Charter school has enrollment of 44 students

The charter school opening in Shiocton this fall has enrolled 44 students, the Shiocton School Board heard Feb. 28. The Shiocton International Leadership Academy had been limited to an enrollment of up to 60 for its first year of operation.…

Little Big Town to headline 2011 Outagamie County Fair

The Outagamie County Fair has announced national country recording stars Little Big Town will perform in front of the grandstand on Friday, July 29 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for Little Big Town will go on sale Saturday, March 12, at…

Schramm, Van Straten take second at state

Seymour’s Alex Schramm and Shiocton’s Charlie Van Straten posted second-place finishes, Shiocton’s Thomas Dahlke placed third and Seymour’s Mark Dessart took fifth in an excellent final day for local wrestlers at the WIAA state meet in Madison. Schramm (135 pounds)…

Shiocton wins tourney debut; Klemp gets 1,000th point

The first of March was one of the biggest days in Shiocton basketball history. First, the Chiefs, who had not hosted a WIAA Boys Basketball Tournament game since 2005, not only hosted one but came away with an easy 63-36…

Chiefs home against Manawa in tourney

Shiocton got a fourth seed in its WIAA Division 4 girls basketball regional and will be at home Tuesday. The Chiefs will host fifth-seed Manawa at 7 p.m. The winner will play at top seed Oshkosh Lourdes March 11. Bonduel…

Solo-Ensemble shows community effort

By Chris Anderson MS/HS Choral Director, Shiocton School District Special to ACN-Times Press In a time when the education profession is being scrutinized so intensely in the political sense, and in a time when the “us vs. them” is being…

Shiocton district gets ready for budget bill fallout

Ray Barrington, reporter The Shiocton School District almost found itself facing one change tied to the budget repair bill that has tied the state Legislature in knots this month. The school normally sends its staff renewal notices at the beginning…