SHIOCTON

The News from Shiocton

Keep Banking in Shiocton

Joe Peikert, President of Wolf River Community Bank talked to the citizens of Shiocton about possibly opening a branch of the Wolf River Community Bank in Shiocton on Tuesday, July 25 at 7, in the Shiocton School Cafeteria. Many questions…

Community Events

Tuesday, August 1 ●Seymour Food Pantry 9:30-11 a.m., Municipal Building ●PACE, 10 a.m., Rock Ledge Park ●Black Creek Library Board, 6:30 p.m., Black Creek Library Wednesday, August 2 ●Music in the Park, Depot Street 6:15 p.m. ●PACE, 10 a.m., Black…

New Athletic Director for Shiocton

New athletic director Steve Mentzel settles in as he prepares for his new duties heading up the Shiocton High School athletic program. - Photo by Linda Titel

By Linda Titel Reporter Please welcome the new Athletic Director for Shiocton, Steve Mentzel. He was born and raised in Menasha. He comes from a large family of nine children and he is right in the middle, four older and…

Stuff the Bus to help children in need of school supplies

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In an effort to help local families in need this fall, American Family Insurance – Dawn Leudtke Agency, Kobussen Buses and Community 2000 are teaming up to collect school supplies for the back-to-school season. Kobussen Buses will be providing a…

Keep banking in Shiocton: Your help is needed

Recently, over two dozen community members met to discuss the current situation regarding the First National Bank in town and the pending merger with Bank First National (BFN). More concerning is the announcement that Bank First National is looking to…

Thresheree and antique tractor pull coming this wekend

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A look back at history of tractor pulls back in 1960 caught the eye of Symco, Wisconsin. They put into place a little show on Sunday afternoon which at first featured a thresheree Well that little show now has grown…

Community Events

Tuesday, July 25 ●Outagamie County Fair, Free admission, 5 p.m. Farm tractor pull 7 p.m. ●Seymour Lions, 7:30 p.m. meal, meeting to follow, Hotel Seymour ●Seymour Food Pantry 9:30-11 a.m., Municipal Building ●Seymour Community School District Board of Education, 7…

Cheeseheads: The documentary at the Seymour Museum

The Seymour Community Museum will be hosting a screening of the documentary, “Cheeseheads,” on July 20. - Submitted photo

On Thursday, July 20 at 7:00 the Seymour Community Museum will host a screening of “Cheese-heads: The Documentary”, a humorous and informative documentary that delves into many fascinating aspects of Wisconsin in search of the deeper meaning of being a…

Extended park hours approved for the 2017 Harvest Festival

The Shiocton Village Board approved the First Congregational Church Map for four residential lots which are about an acre a piece on their property on State 76 and Morgan Street. At their July 10 meeting, the board also approved the…