Team up with the Phoenix Lady Firebird Varsity Softball team this season for an opportunity to strike out cancer. Support seasoned pitcher Megan Brown in her mission to raise money for the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Cancer Center. Brown, a student at Phoenix’s John C. Birdlebough High School, is accepting sponsors to pledge a dollar(…)
By Rob Tetro The Phoenix girls’ varsity basketball team continues to search for another win, with losses at Cazenovia 59-46 and Bishop Ludden 58-48. The girls now have an overall record of 1-12. In the game with Caz on Jan. 21. the Lakers led by only two points after the first period. Cazenovia extended its(…)
Submitted by the Oswego school district The Oswego school board had its regular meeting Jan. 22. Two Oswego High School students, Emily King and Cassandra Hondro, were recognized for their selection as the two lone high school musicians in New York state to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band in San Antonio. They(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Students at Granby Elementary School in Fulton have made friends with a BFF — a Bucket Filling Fairy. A BFF and a colorful cast of characters made a stop at the school last week to perform the character-building play “Have You Filled a Bucket Today.” The play is based on(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Oswego County BOCES Exceptional Education teacher Mary Ryan has been making the most out of the cold weather by conducting science experiments with her students. After learning about the physical properties of water, and seeing a video on Reddit.com on how hot water freezes faster than cold water, Ryan’s class(…)
A new Oswego City School District Transportation Supervisor was appointed during the special Jan. 27 meeting of the board of education. Johnnie Pierce will commence his duties on March 3 with a salary of $74,000. Currently he is serving as the Transportation Supervisor of the Genesee Valley Central School District and previously held transportation positions(…)
The Fulton Junior High School, as part of the School District’s half-day Collaboration Day Program, will conduct an Emergency Management Plan drill on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 29. This is part of the Fulton City School District’s ongoing planning and practice of their Emergency Management Plan. The drill is done in cooperation with the(…)
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