FFA students flourish at state convention

Two members of the Oswego County BOCES FFA Team captured honors at the 89th Annual New York State FFA Convention. Kayla Munger, second from left, captured fifth place honors and Jennifer Young, second from right, captured fourth place honors in the floriculture competition at the convention. The pair were among 11 teams and 44 individuals to participate in this particular competition at the annual event that draws more than 1,300 FFA members from across the state. Pictured with the two honorees above are fellow BOCES FFA members Austin Williams, left, and Bethany Gregory, right.
Two members of the Oswego County BOCES FFA Team captured honors at the 89th Annual New York State FFA Convention. Kayla Munger, second from left, captured fifth place honors and Jennifer Young, second from right, captured fourth place honors in the floriculture competition at the convention. The pair were among 11 teams and 44 individuals to participate in this particular competition at the annual event that draws more than 1,300 FFA members from across the state. Pictured with the two honorees above are fellow BOCES FFA members Austin Williams, left, and Bethany Gregory, right.

King receives Hadlow Memorial Music Scholarship

Oswego High School Class of 2014 Graduate Emily King has been named the recipient of the 2014 Elmer G. Hadlow Memorial Music Scholarship, which is awarded annually to an Oswego High School student who pursues an education and/or career in music. Shown pictured is King with Hadlow’s grandson, Shane Stepien.
Oswego High School Class of 2014 Graduate Emily King has been named the recipient of the 2014 Elmer G. Hadlow Memorial Music Scholarship, which is awarded annually to an Oswego High School student who pursues an education and/or career in music. Shown pictured is King with Hadlow’s grandson, Shane Stepien.

Oswego High School senior Emily King, who will graduate in June, has received the Elmer G. Hadlow Memorial Music Scholarship, which is awarded annually to an Oswego High School student who pursues an education and/or career in music. Continue reading

News in brief: Rummage sale, GRB ’94 reunion, Stomp Out Stigma, and Phoenix Community Band

The Lamson Grange is having a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday May 30 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday May 31.

Lunch and baked goods will be available daily.

Lamson Grange is located at 9108 Fenner Road, Lysander, corner of Lamson Road and Fenner Road.

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WNET speakers teaches web development June 5

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Many business owners rely on a web developer to create and maintain their website.

This may leave them vulnerable if they don’t have a basic understanding of web terminology.

Evelyn LiVoti will review basic web terminology and show how to maintain control over your website at  the next Women’s Network for Entrepreneurial Training’s (WNET) monthly breakfast meeting at 8 a.m. Thursday, June 5 at the SUNY Oswego Phoenix Center in the Oswego County Industrial Park, outside Phoenix. Continue reading

Deadline June 20 to apply for health care scholarship

County residents pursuing a career in the health care field may be able to receive some extra financial aid courtesy of the Rural Health Network of Oswego County.

Program Coordinator Danielle Wert said the group will once again offer scholarships to Oswego County residents who are enrolled or have been accepted in to a university/college or recognized program and are pursuing a major in the health care field. Continue reading

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