By Rob Tetro This season, the Phoenix Girls Varsity Soccer Team aims to have a .500 record or above at the end of the season with the hope of qualifying for sectional play. Unfortunately for Coach Bill Conklin, he knows this endeavor won’t come easily. His team will have to fill the void created by(…)
The Pride Travel softball program will have a tryout/commitment day from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Oswego High School varsity softball field for any girl interested in playing next summer. In case of rain, the session will be held at the YMCA Armory on West First Street. The session will consist of(…)
Photographers and outdoor lovers can have their photos featured in the next Oswego County Visitor Guide, which is due out this summer. The Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning is sponsoring a photo contest for the visitor guide, which will be distributed at trade and travel shows, travel information centers, festivals, events,(…)
Walker’s Circus returns to the Oswego County Fairgrounds for two shows Friday, May 5 at 5 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m. Walker’s Circus is a part of Walker International Events from Sarasota, Fla. The shows will take place at the Fairgrounds on Ellisburg Street in Sandy Creek. The circus will be the first of many(…)
All after-school and evening activities at Mexico Academy and Central Schools are canceled for Tuesday, Feb. 25 due to inclement weather.
All after-school activities are canceled for this evening in the Oswego City School District. However, the Board of Education will conduct its scheduled meeting at the Oswego High School Anthony J. Murabito Media Center with the public session convening at 6 p.m.
Linda Diane Pelkey, 60, of Phoenix passed away Aug. She was born in Lowville to her late parents, Flossie (Walker) and Bernard Bailey, Oct. 2, 1952. She was a supervisor for Carrier Corp., Syracuse. Linda was a member of the New Vision Spiritualistic Center. She was an avid gardener. Besides her parents, she was predeceased(…)
Margaret J. Wilkinson, 85, of Phoenix passed away Aug. 2. She was born in Fulton to her late parents, Margaret E. (Ludington) and Carl E. Morehouse, on Aug. 18, 1927. Margaret was a cafeteria manager for Phoenix Central Schools. She completed 22 years of service. Margaret spent most of her life in Phoenix. She belonged(…)
by Jim Farfaglia Turning the Calendar Today we climb aboard another month and survey its uncharted waters, ready to begin our voyage on this shipful of promising days: the watertight Monday-through-Fridays, those smooth-sailing weekends, and, off in the distance, the high peaks of holidays and harbor lights of the moon’s phases. The(…)
by Pastor David Grey “For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.” — Colossians 1:13-14 The word “redeem” simply means to recover something, usually by paying a price. To redeem something costs something.(…)