Community News

Area students in the news

Hofrstra University HEMPSTEAD — Nicholas Bielawa of Amsterdam, graduated from Hofstra University, Nassau County, in December 2017, earning a master’s degree in physician assistant studies. Colgate College HAMILTON — The following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall ...

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Area religious activities

Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages and baptism-membership class, both 8:45 a.m.; Palm Sunday worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), prelude by the Bible Club kids and all kids bringing palms ...

Comedy planned at Johnstown High School

There’s comedy this weekend. Stephen Sondheim’s 1962 Broadway smash “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” that will play at Johnstown High School on Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Sondheim’s score is filled with exquisite ballads — “Love, I ...

Community Calendar

AA If anyone needs to contact a member of Alcoholics Anonymous of Fulton and Montgomery counties, call the AA answering service at (518) 736-2644. TOPS For more information about Take Off Pounds Sensibly, including the various meeting times and places that are available, call Judy Pettit ...

County employees raise funds for American Heart Association

FONDA — Montgomery County employees donated $608 to the American Heart Association this month after holding a Jeans Day and participating in the National Wear Red Day Campaign. During the National Wear Red Day Campaign, which takes place annually Feb. 2, the public is encouraged to wear red ...

Lexington earns distinct honor

GLOVERSVILLE — Lexington, a chapter of The Arc New York, is the first agency of its kind in the state to earn the Council on Quality and Leadership’s Person-centered Excellence Accreditation with Distinction. The four-year accreditation term recognizes Lexington’s excellent operational ...

Gloversville High School

Principal’s List Grade 12 Marawan Abbas, Brianna Adams, Elizabeth Ashe, Kira Bishop, Destin Brooker, Zachary Collins, Maria Danise, Aaron Dona, Hayleigh Durfee, Devina Eberts, Kristina Fosmire, William Galster, Alena Gannon, Cody Groves, Alyssa Henley, Riley King, Gabrielle Langley, Mason ...

Johnstown High School

Honor Roll Grade 9 Mia Anderson, Collin Bolebruch, Brodi Brunetto, Joelle Bump, Haley Case, Katelynn Cozzolino, Colleen Dingman, Brett Donohue, Emily Fleming, Janeyli Gonzalez, Landon Hale, Ethan Kilmer, Lindsay Lamori, Ethan Maxson, Riley McKanobb, Ryan Nawrot, Kaylee Newkirk, Alexandria ...

Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville Central School

High Honor Roll Grade 12 Sarah Carl, Dakota Corapi, Coby Cover, Dallis Green, Raeley Ickes, Randy Jennings Jr., Laura Littrell, Madison Richardson, Michael Ward. Grade 11 Thysha Boyer, Jack Brundage, Abigail Countryman, Madison Dunbar, Emma Hart, Mariah Hurteau, Fontana LaCoppola, Hanah ...

Area religious activities

Adirondack Baptist Church Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Thursday: Evening adult prayer meeting, teen summit students and Master Clubs, all 7 p.m. Baptist Church of Northville Sunday: Sunday school for all ages and baptism-membership ...

Lexington’s Flame to hold public concert Friday

GLOVERSVILLE – Flame, Lexington’s rock band, will perform a public concert on Friday at Lexington’s Gloversville facility, 127 E. State St., from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Flame will offer the concert as Lexington celebrates National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Flame ...

FCAA holds monthly meeting

FONDA — The Fulmont Community Action Agency Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on March 5, at the Montgomery County Annex Building. Linda Frederick, board vice chairwoman, brought the meeting to order. There were 16 of 27 board members present, as well members of Fulmont’s ...

Annual breakfast fundraiser slated

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Flapjacks and Fairytales, an annual buffet breakfast fundraiser to benefit St. Johnsville’s Margaret Reaney Memorial Library, will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, at the H.C. Smith Benefit Club, 538 Crum Creek Road. The breakfast will be followed a ...

Meet-the-artists reception set for Wednesday

GLOVERSVILLE — A meet-the-artists reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce Art Gallery, 2 N. Main St., to highlight “Local Inspirations” art show at the gallery that is hosted by the Gloversville Public Library. The ...

Individual studies at FM

Ever wonder what it takes to become a phlebotomist? Community health worker? Dental assistant? RV maintenance technician? Automotive services employee? How about an advanced manufacturing technician? The Individual Studies program at FM has the ability to help you fast track your career into ...

Burstein to speak at AAUW event

GLOVERSVILLE — Sharon A. Burstein, an author and leadership image speaker, will address the annual dinner meeting of the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University Women on March 22, at Harold's Restaurant. Election of branch officers for the 2018-19 ...

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School

Second quarter honor roll Honor Roll Grade 6 Tyler Austin, Matthew Boltash, Braydon Chiofalo, Sanne De Jong, Anthony DiCaterino, Colin Drake, Christopher Gardner, Daniel Gatto, Derek Goebel, Haleigh Hansen, Ethan Monroe, Morgan Ostrander, Massimo Pasquarelli, Chandler Preston, Gabriella ...

Wells Central School

Second quarter honor roll High Honors Grade 12 Ryan Bolebruch, Taylor Depo, Lily Frick, Alyssa Lewis. Grade 11 Shane Kennedy, Sierra Mauro, Eli O'Connor, Coby Stuart, Jonni Stuart, Joyellen Trezise. Grade 10 Caleb Blowers, Tyler Bolebruch, Madeline Braunius, Camryn Brenan, Henri Frick, ...

Fonda-Fultonville Middle School

Second quarter honor roll Principal’s List Grade 5 Jake Curtis, Colton Dowgielewicz, Evan Flood, Gianna Forsey, Ashley Glode, Jake Hernigle, Scout Huckans, Amber Janjua, Rhyan Lewis, Bradley Lombardoni-Snell, Lindsey Marotta, Keira Muselbeck, Preston Phillips, Mason Smith, Theresa Stewart, ...