Community News

Ivancic awarded AAUW scholarship

JOHNSTOWN — Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduate Courtney Ivancic was this year's winner of the Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown American Association of University Women branch scholarship. The $1000 award is given to a non-traditional graduating female student who intends to ...

Wheelerville Central School District

Principals List Eighth grade Kirsten Draper Teianna Vetrano Seventh grade William Merz Kaelyn Byrnes Sixth grade Andrew Yuenger Chloe Williams Viktorija Izzo High Honors Eighth grade Arianna Christiano Aimee Morse Torin Steele Seventh grade Eleyna Rivas Sixth ...

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, 8:45 a.m.; worship ...

Scandaga Valley Arts Network announces summer concerts

NORTHVILLE — The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network has announced free performances for its annual summer concert series at 6 p.m. on Saturdays at the Northville Waterfront Park on Main Street in Northville rain or shine. The concerts by area artist will have a rain venue at the B-con Corner at ...

St. Mary’s Healthcare auxiliary holds 2018 installation banquet

PERTH — St. Mary’s Healthcare Auxiliary held its 2018 Installation Banquet on June 14 at The Bridge Walk in Perth. The event was coordinated by co-chairpersons Marcia Russo and Lesia Talmadge. Members gathered to install officers for the 2018-19 auxiliary year, to recognize and thank ...

Making the best of recess

NORTHVILLE — Northville Central School elementary students have been making the best of things at recess during the school’s capital project construction work. The youth haven’t been able to access the playground since late April, and all of the fields have been torn up to be rearranged ...

FMCC graduate Kassidy Cook named Future Nurse Leader

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Village resident Kassidy Cook, who graduated in May from Fulton Montgomery Community College in Johnstown, was one of 29 professional nurse graduates to be named a Future Nurse Leader by the American Nurses Association-New York. Once the nurses pass their boards, they ...

Galway High School top 10 students for 2018

GALWAY — Galway High School Principal Michael R. Miller announced the top 10 students of the class of 2018. Maya Vanderhorst is the valedictorian and Erik Matthews is the salutatorian. Maya Vanderhorst Maya Vanderhorst, daughter of Stacy and Kurt Vanderhorst of Galway, is the ...

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 ...

Glove Cities Rotary Club presents fourth annual award

JOHNSTOWN — The Glove Cities Rotary Club presented the fourth annual Dr. Mark Crandall Community Service Award to Norman Clo for his lifetime contribution of teaching and performing music in the community at a recent luncheon at the Holiday Inn. The award was established in 2015 in honor ...

Education news in brief

McCloskey receives master’s degree VALHALLA — Jaclyn Elizabeth McCloskey of Gloversville, received a master’s degree in pathology from New York Medical College, Westchester County. She is working at Weill Cornell Medical, belfer research building as a research technician in ...

Fulton-Montgomery Community College dean’s list

JOHNSTOWN — Dr. Greg Truckenmiller, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Fulton-Montgomery Community College, announced that the following 464 students have been recognized by the college with the inclusion of their name to the dean’s list for spring 2018. They have earned ...

Mecca awarded scholarship

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Camryn Meca was selected as the recipient of a $500 award given by the Pi Chapter Scholarship Committee of the Delta Kappa Gamma Honor Society for Women Educators. Meca, a Mayfield High School graduate, was chosen from numerous applicants. This award is given annually to a ...

Top OESJ High School students named

ST. JOHNSVILLE —The following are the top 10 students for Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville High School for 2018: Madison Richardson Madison Richardson, the daughter of Timothy and Amanda Richardson, is the valedictorian of the Oppenheim- Ephratah- St. Johnsville class of 2018. She also ...

Office of the Aging menu

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Office for the Aging Nutrition Program meal sites are open to anyone 60 or older or their spouse regardless of age. The suggested contribution per meal is $3 and the guest charge for those not age 60 is $5. It is not necessary to be a member of a senior center or ...

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, 8:45 a.m.; worship ...

Best rhubarb pie in town

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Kim Travis of Broadalbin won first place in a rhubarb pie contest at the Palatine Settlement Society's 22nd annual rhubarb festival at the historic 1747 Nellis Tavern on June 3. Second place went to Deanna Belden of Fort Plain, and third to Christine Brust of Palatine ...

Wheelerville students of the month

Photo submitted Nicole Dettenrieder, principal of the Wheelerville Union Free School has announced the May students of the month: Brianna Bush, Jordan Brown, Adam Handy, Natalee LaPort, Jenna Cheney, Logan Hargrove, Hannalee Johnson, Kayden Lee, Joleen Rivera, Connor Puntasecca, Kaya Rote, ...

HFM BOCES deputy superintendent awarded

JOHNSTOWN — Lorraine Hohenforst, deputy superindendent of the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery Board of Cooperative Educational Services has received a statewide service and leadership award from the Staff/Curriculum Development Network of New York State, according to a news release. Recognizing ...

Council of Churches to host 3-day conference

JOHNSTOWN — The New York State Council of Churches will host a three-day conference, “The Church as a Catalyst for Community Renewal: An Urban-Rural Dialogue” July 10 through 12. The event will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 37 S. Market St. Registration and more ...