Oswego’s Taekwondo America recently hosted the 2013 Winter Black Belt Test at the Oswego Middle School. Heading up the testing board were Rochester’s Master Sung C. Kim and Watertown’s Master Blaine Harding. Rounding out the testing board were a number of visiting senior Black Belts from the Taekwondo sister schools: Grand Master Kim’s Penfield school,(…)
From Oswego County Emergency Management: With the impending lake effect snowstorm forecast for the Tug Hill region in Oswego County Monday afternoon through Wednesday, Oswego County Director of Emergency Management Dale A. Currier reminds local residents to use extreme caution while traveling in inclement weather. Emergency response agencies including fire, emergency medical services, law enforcement(…)
Check out this video of the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band halftime performance at the All-American Bowl Game played Saturday, Jan. 4 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. This marching band of 125 members features the top high-school seniors in the nation selected through audition by the NAfME (National Association for Music Education)(…)
John W. Morrell, 88, of Oswego, passed away Tuesday Dec. 24. He was born in Sterling, a son to the late Charles and Ella Morrell. John retired in 1984 from P&C where he worked for 28½ years as a tractor trailer driver. He was a member of the Red Creek Conservation Club since 1952 and(…)
Ruth A. Briggs Baldwin, 92, of Oswego, passed away Tuesday Dec. 24 at St. Luke Health Services surrounded by her loving family. Born in Pennellville to the late Frederick and Ruth Dievendorf, she was a life resident of the Oswego-Fulton area. In 1981, Ruth retired from Nestles Co. in Fulton after 12 years. She was(…)
This year, 175 gift cards and 15 complete Christmas dinners were supplied to Oswego High School students through a cooperative effort coordinated by the health office and the counseling office. Among the donors were Walmart, Subway, McDonald’s, River’s End Bookstore, Oswego Cinema and Tim Horton’s.
Students from the Oswego Middle School’s National Junior Honor Society program took time out of their vacation recently and helped celebrate the holidays with residents, staff, family and friends at Bishop’s Commons. Junior Honor Society students lent a hand during the annual Christmas Party held at Bishop’s Commons. Students played games with residents and the(…)
Port City Roller Derby’s junior league will get 2014 rolling with their “Snow Ball” bout on Saturday, Jan. 11, in the Oswego YMCA Armory. For the bout featuring two teams of Port City Roller Derby junior skaters, ages 10 to 17, doors will open at 5 p.m. with action beginning at 6 p.m. in the(…)