The awards recognize students’ past academic achievements and potential for success. Outstanding first-year students entering Oswego are offered $17,600 Presidential Scholarships ($4,400 a year for up to four years), $5,000 Deans’ Awards ($1,250 a year for up to four years) or $2,000 Merit Awards ($500 a year for up to four years). […]
The Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Board of Education announced at the July 29th meeting the appointment of Gerry Hudson as Superintendent of Schools for the district. His appointment is retroactive to July 1, 2009.
President Michael Hale, Sr. speaking on behalf of the APW Board of Education, praised Hudson for his more than 25 years of dedication and service to the students of the district. […]
An annual scholarship sponsored by the New York State Sheriffs’ Association was recently awarded to Corey J. Trask of Pennellville, Oswego County, a graduate of Cayuga Community College, Fulton Campus. […]
Army Pvt. Taylor L. Nichols has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training. […]
So here’s today’s “what are they thinking?” moment: Police can pull you over if they see you talking on your cell phone. But, under a proposed law heading for the Governor’s desk, if a cop sees you texting on your cell phone, he can’t turn on the red lights and siren. […]
Here’s an underreported story from yesterday that will affect a lot of folks: From now on, the insurance available through your employer must cover your child up to the age of 29.
The health insurance for young adults measure is important because traditionally, young people drop off their parents’ insurance when they reach 19, or when they graduate from college. […]
The trial of Lynn and Lindsey Maxwell will turn on three things: door locks, cat poop and cat pee.Ã‚Â Those three items dominated the opening night of their trial on child endangerment charges in Palermo Wednesday.
They are the father and step-mother of Erin Maxwell, the 11 year old found dying in her bedroom last August 29.Ã‚Â They are not on trial for her death.Ã‚Â Erin’s stepbrother, Alan Jones, is accused of sexually abusing and then killing her.Ã‚Â The Maxwells are accused of having conditions in their home that were dangerous to Erin. […]