At a recent Fulton Sunrise Rotary Meeting, Rotarian Peggy Donnelly, in the photo above, was presented with the District 7150 Rotarian of Excellence Award.
This award is for Rotarians in good standing, who have given devoted and valuable service to the club during and after their year as President, furthering the principles and ideals of Rotary. Donnelly has been an active project participant and supporter of the Rotary Club’s community and global projects and represents District 7150 in a way that enhances the image of Rotary in the community, the District, the Zone and Rotary International.
The Fulton Sunrise Rotary meets at 7 a.m. each Friday at Fulton’s Riverside Inn.
In the second photo, president of the Fulton Noon Rotary Club, Jerry Seguin awards Merrill Hoffman, right, with this year’s Rotarian of Excellence for his dedicated and faithful service to Rotary for 25 years.
It was noted Hoffman has a quiet presence but is always there when you need him. The members joined Seguin in thanking Hoffman and acknowledging him for his service to Rotary. Hoffman’s wife, Laurna, was present when Hoffman was given this award.
A benefit for Dottie Bennett is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the Fulton Polish Home.
Bennett recently lost her battle with pancreatic cancer. All profits from the benefit will go toward unpaid medical bills and to help with burial costs.
The benefit will be a $10 chicken dinner along with door prizes, drawings, 50/50, DJ and more. Tickets will be sold at the door the day of the benefit.
The street adjacent to the Safe Haven Museum in Oswego was dedicated to Barbara Donahue during a ceremony Tuesday June 10.
The road is now known as Barbara Donahue Drive. Continue reading
The annual Senior Night Recognition Dinner for senior athletes in the Fulton school district was held Tuesday at Thunder Island.
Hundreds attended the event to highlight athletic performances by seniors before they head off after graduation later this month. It is put on each year by the Fulton Athletic Boosters.
By Leon Archer
I’ve hunted turkeys sort of lackadaisically for the past five or six years now.
I don’t much care to get up two hours before first light, and I usually have better things to do than go out and roost turkeys. Continue reading
By Spider Rybaak
A preliminary report published recently by the state Department of Environmental Conservation indicates the fishing on Lake Ontario has improved steadily over the past decade, and this summer promises to see more of the same. Continue reading