By Dan Farfaglia Happy New Year high school wrestling fans. As we begin 2014, the Fulton Red Raiders have already gotten themselves off to a fantastic start. Second year head Coach Chris Stalker’s team has won all individually scheduled dual meets. A few weeks ago, they took first place at the Anderson Tournament held at(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES With a desire to give back to the community, Phoenix Central School District staff and faculty joined forces with United Way of Oswego County again this year and contributed to the organization’s annual campaign. Mary Stanton, principal at Michael A. Maroun Elementary School, said this year’s giving effort was one(…)
Students at Michael A. Maroun Elementary School in Phoenix enjoyed the true spirit of Christmas as they came together to make Oswego County Opportunities (OCO)’s Blizzard Bag program a school project that would involve all students in every grade. The Blizzard Bag program provides OCO clients with an emergency supply of food in the event(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton boys’ varsity basketball team lost its last three games to fall to 0-6 on the season. The hunt for their first win of the season continues this weekend as Fulton takes part in The Syracuse-ITC Holiday Tournament. Its losses came on Dec. 16 against Fowler by a score of 61-43,(…)
Jeff Hendrickson, principal at Lanigan Elementary School, recently honored students for demonstrating the Fulton City School District’s virtue of the month for December which is empathy. Empathy is the ability to recognize and share someone else’s feelings and emotions. The following students were recognized at the ceremony – pictured in front, left to right are:(…)
Submitted by the Oswego school district The final regular meeting of 2013 was conducted by the Oswego school board on Dec. 18. The board accepted a $60,180 grant to extend universal pre-kindergarten and approved an agreement with First Step Universal Pre-K to support the extension of the district UPK program. (See more on this page.)(…)
Five Oswego High School students were selected “All State” and participated in the New York State School Music Association Conference performances in Rochester. They are: Emily King (second chair trumpet), vocalists Ryan Smith, Emily Hurbutt and Justin Abbott and bass trombonist Tom Godfrey.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES The Polar Express rolled into the Phoenix Central School District on Friday Dec. 20, bringing with it plenty of Christmas cheer. Students at Emerson J. Dillon Middle School had the opportunity to shop for family members as they perused a wide selection of gifts that were donated by staff and(…)