By Rob Tetro The Phoenix boys’ varsity basketball team went 2-1 in its last 3 games and now has a 5-3 overall record. On Dec. 20, the Firebirds topped Jordan-Elbridge in the opening round of The Cato Christmas Tournament 57-50. On Dec. 21, Phoenix fell to county foe Hannibal in The Championship Game of The(…)
The Central New York Area Health Education Center was awarded a $20,000 grant from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation to support its Medical Academy of Science and Health (MASH) Camps. Through the MASH Camps, middle and high school students have a chance to learn about various health professions by participating in interactive and hands-on activities(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Third-grade students at Michael A. Maroun Elementary School have another resource to bolster their knowledge and vocabulary, thanks to a donation from the Fulton Sunrise Rotary Club. On Dec. 20, Rotarians Ellen Nowyj and LaVerne DeLand brought 124 dictionaries for each third-grader at the school. The resource books, complete with(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES More than two dozen John C. Birdlebough High students were celebrated Dec. 17 as their service, scholarship, leadership and character were recognized with induction into the National Honor Society. “An honor such as this is a wonderful way for the school and community to recognize and celebrate the choices and(…)
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)(…)
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.
By Rob Tetro The Phoenix girls’ varsity basketball team is taking its lumps as it faces some of the toughest teams Section 3 has to offer. On Dec. 19, the Lady Firebirds fell to Solvay 54-46. Arch rival and county foe Mexico cruised past Phoenix Dec. 26 by a score of 53-34. On Dec. 27,(…)
By Rob Tetro The Hannibal girls’ varsity basketball team went 2-1 in its last 3 games. On Dec. 17, Skaneateles rolled past Hannibal 52-36. The Lady Warriors cruised over Jordan-Elbridge 68-26 on Dec. 19 for their first win of the season and then followed it up with its second win Dec. 27 over Cato-Meridian 57-29.(…)