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Scholarships for education students

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ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Honor Society for Women Educators is offering a $500 award for a senior girl or boy planning on entering the field of education. Students from the following schools will be able to participate: Broadalbin-Perth Central, Fonda-Fultonville ...

Camarra accepted into honor society

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CANTON — Andrew S. Camarra of Johnstown has been selected for membership in the St. Lawrence University chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national history honorary society. Camarra is a member of the class of 2018 and is majoring in Canadian studies-English. Camarra attended Johnstown High ...

Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Elementary

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Honor roll Fourth grade Zachary Brownell Nehvada Mead Kevin Saunders Bella Algerio Mackenzie Brown Hadley Crannell Kenton Schwasnick Brooklynn Smith Delton Keba Zackery Leveille Bryce Montana Syerra Ruffino-Mosher Jaklynn Gattman Fifth grade Samantha ...

Wheelerville Union Free School

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Principal’s list Eighth grade Kirsten Draper Teianna Vetrano Seventh grade William Merz Kaelyn Byrnes Sixth grade Andrew Yuenger Chloe Williams High honor roll Eighth grade Arianna Christiano Aimee Morse Torin Steele Seventh grade Eleyna Rivas Sixth ...

Nathan Littauer Hospital admission/discharge/birth list

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April 11 Admissions Brian R. Belknap of Gloversville. Toni Subik of Gloversville. Discharges Valerie A. Wade of Gloversville. Births Courtney Murphy and Aaron Rider of Caroga Lake, a girl at 11:27 a.m. April 12 Admissions Robert E. Bailey of Northville. Discharges Linda A. ...

Tri-county blotter

Police Blotter

Man threatens to blow up paint store JOHNSTOWN — Michael D. Foley, 42, of 31 S. William St., Apartment 6, was charged by city police at 9:05 a.m. April 17 with felony terroristic threat and fourth-degree criminal mischief, a misdemeanor. Police said he was charged at 161 Union Ave. for ...

Gloversville High School students remember those who were lost

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GLOVERSVILLE — Gloversville High School students participated in a supervised walkout and organized remembrance assembly Friday on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. High School Principal Richard Demallie said that during the most recent monthly meeting of school ...

Walkout plans differ at local schools

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Schools across the nation held a second national student walkout Friday in effort to end school violence and to change control laws. Friday was also the 19th anniversary of the mass shooting at Columbine High School. The previous student walkout March 14, which was the one month ...

Unfounded threat made against Amsterdam High

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AMSTERDAM — An unfounded social media threat made to Greater Amsterdam School District was investigated on Thursday night. School Resource Officer C.J. Rust said city police and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office received complaints of a social media post of that started at 6 p.m. ...

Johnstown Common Council gives OK for seeking grants

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JOHNSTOWN — The Common Council on Monday authorized city applications seeking over $830,000 worth of federal grants to assist two expansion projects at the Johnstown Industrial Park. Action by the council followed a public hearing conducted at City Hall on grants sought by Pioneer Windows ...

Johnson Jog set to take to the streets of Johnstown

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JOHNSTOWN — This year’s Johnson Jog 5K Run/Walk scheduled for May 19 will be the middle event in the city’s 5K “Triple Crown” running series. Organizer Ron Robinson outlined the Johnson Jog for the Common Council Monday at City Hall. The event will start at 9 a.m. May 19 at the ...

National Immunization week set

In Brief

FONDA — The National Infant Immunization Week will run from April 23 through April 28. The Montgomery County Public Health encourages parents to talk with their child’s health care provider to ensure their child is up-to-date on immunizations, according to a news release. The NIIW is ...

Area religious activities

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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.; Sunday ...

Office of the Aging menu

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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 ...

Tri-county blotter

Police Blotter

Traffic stop leads to a number of tickets MOHAWK — Robert Wilmont, 22, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff's deputies on April 14, for third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unregistered trailer and no tail lamps. Wilmont was found to have a suspended driver's driver license ...

Montgomery County hidden waterways photo contest starts

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FONDA — The Montgomery County Water Quality Coordinating Committee announced their hidden waterways of Montgomery County photo contest. All streams, ponds and wetlands must be wholly or partially located within Montgomery County. No photos of the Mohawk River will be accepted for this ...

An erupting good time

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Briella Lucas shows off her volcano explosion project she made in Lesleigh Miller’s kindergarten class at Park Terrace Elementary during the science fair on Wednesday. (Photo submitted)