By Ashley M. Casey Members of the North Volney United Methodist Church gathered for a sewing bee Aug. 15 to turn donated pillowcases into dresses for impoverished girls in the Appalachian region of the U.S. More than a dozen participants came together to create about 30 dresses. Appalachia is the southern portion of the Appalachian(…)
A group of 9-year-old to 12-year-old youths from New York City will travel to Central New York later this month, around Aug. 20, for a one-week to 10-day visit. Families and individuals are being sought as hosts. Call 1-800-367-0003 for information.
Kathy Powers, 52, of Grayslake, IL, died at home Monday, June 4, 2012. She was born May 27, 1960 in Rochester, N.H. to Alfred and Patricia Dupre. She was a Certified Public Accountant and member of St. Gilbert Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband, Terry; her daughter, Stacie Powers; her son, Gregory Powers;(…)
Joyce A. LaFlamm, 76, of Fulton, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at home. Born in Fulton she was a life resident. She retired as a payroll clerk from A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital in Fulton. She was predeceased by her husband, Clifford L. LaFlamm, who died May 27, 2003. Surviving are a step-son, Edward (Mary) LaFlamm(…)