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Country Cruizers Car Club donate to scholarships

The Country Cruizers Car Club presented a donation of $500 to the Hannibal Chapter of Dollars for Scholars, a subsidiary of Scholarship America. The Hannibal chapter raises money through various fundraising activities, most notably the annual Ducks over the Dam race to be held July 20.  Donations and bequests are also welcome and are tax deductible. The money raised is used provide scholarships to graduating seniors from Hannibal High School. This year, 15 $500 scholarships wee awarded, including three funded by the Country Cruizers.  The members of the Country Cruizers Car Club enjoy their antique and street rod vehicles, but also strongly value community service. The club has supported Dollars for Scholars for a number of years and also supports the local food pantries with donations each year.  Shown are Mike Abare, president of the Country Cruizers, and Louis Gilbert, president of Dollars for Scholars.
The Country Cruizers Car Club presented a donation of $500 to the Hannibal Chapter of Dollars for Scholars, a subsidiary of Scholarship America. The Hannibal chapter raises money through various fundraising activities, most notably the annual Ducks over the Dam race to be held July 20.
Donations and bequests are also welcome and are tax deductible. The money raised is used provide scholarships to graduating seniors from Hannibal High School. This year, 15 $500 scholarships wee awarded, including three funded by the Country Cruizers.
The members of the Country Cruizers Car Club enjoy their antique and street rod vehicles, but also strongly value community service. The club has supported Dollars for Scholars for a number of years and also supports the local food pantries with donations each year.
Shown are Mike Abare, president of the Country Cruizers, and Louis Gilbert, president of Dollars for Scholars.

In and Around Hannibal: Hannibal Methodist Church, Part 3

Part III Hannibal Methodist Church

In July of 1984, 200 years of Methodism in America is celebrated.

Both the Methodist and Community Churches joined together for worship in a special service titled “Prayer in the Square.”

We all gathered bringing our own lawn chairs, forming a large congregation for this special occasion. A good number of the attendees came dressed in the period.   Continue reading

Granby fourth-graders end year with fiesta

Students in first-year teacher Danielle Bovay’s class at Granby Elementary in Fulton recently celebrated the end of the year with a fiesta themed party. The fourth-graders and their families enjoyed Mexican food, dancing and spent time looking over portfolios that showcased student work. Bovay gifted a polished stone to every student in her class, picking each one carefully to fit his or her personality. Pictured from left are Breanna Ouderick, Zachary Ouderick, Hailie Hotaling, Jillian Crandall, Bovay, Justin Blake and Anthony Velez. In front are: Ethan Bardin, Jaden Harrington, Landen Oakley and Monica Schuyler.
Students in first-year teacher Danielle Bovay’s class at Granby Elementary in Fulton recently celebrated the end of the year with a fiesta themed party. The fourth-graders and their families enjoyed Mexican food, dancing and spent time looking over portfolios that showcased student work. Bovay gifted a polished stone to every student in her class, picking each one carefully to fit his or her personality. Pictured from left are Breanna Ouderick, Zachary Ouderick, Hailie Hotaling, Jillian Crandall, Bovay, Justin Blake and Anthony Velez. In front are: Ethan Bardin, Jaden Harrington, Landen Oakley and Monica Schuyler.

Bodley students present research

Bodley senior Tevin Simard removes macro invertebrates from a water sample he tests as part of a research project. He and his lab partner, MacKenzie Grow, presented their findings recently at an annual environmental summit in Syracuse.

Bodley senior Tevin Simard removes macro invertebrates from a water sample he tests as part of a research project. He and his lab partner, MacKenzie Grow, presented their findings recently at an annual environmental summit in Syracuse.

Submitted by Oswego County BOCES

Eleven students from G. Ray Bodley High School in Fulton used the knowledge acquired in Dan Mainville’s global environment course as part of their research for a recent environmental summit sponsored by SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Continue reading

Parents find out how their children complete those math problems

Fulton City School District instructional math coach Lynnette DePoint (left) reviews array and area models with parents Elizabeth Thompson and Toby McCleery, who have a first-grader in the district.
Fulton City School District instructional math coach Lynnette DePoint (left) reviews array and area models with parents Elizabeth Thompson and Toby McCleery, who have a first-grader in the district.

Submitted by Oswego County BOCES

The Fulton school district recently hosted an information night to help parents better understand the math curriculum and strategies implemented as part of the Common Core. Continue reading