Johnstown to host regional Odyssey of the Mind event

Johnstown to host regional Odyssey of the Mind event

A total of 32 Odyssey of the Mind (OOTM) teams from seven local school districts will compete Saturday at Johnstown Junior-Senior High School in a regional tournament to determine which teams from Region 21 will move on to the New York state competition. Johnstown had been in line to host the regional competition in March of 2020, but the onset of COVID-19 meant that the event had to be canceled just days beforehand. “We were expecting to host 65 teams and about 2,000 people at the regional competition in 2020,” said Kristin Meashaw, the district-wide OOTM coordinator for the Greater…
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OESJ announces quarterly honors

ST. JOHNSVILLE — The Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville Central School District recently announced its second-quarter high honor and honor rolls for the Junior and Senior High School. High Honor Roll 12th Grade Josephine Brundage; Colby Christman; Olivia Chromczak; Kyle Hall; Isaiah Handy; Katelynn Hanna; Karis Montana; Emilie Peterson; Paul Rice; Nicholas Smith; Mason Snell; Jesse Walrath; Aeriel Wheelock. 11th Grade Bella Case; Licinda Coffin; Jade Dygert; Anderson Eggleston; Arielle Hughes; Jaslynn Leach; Carolyn Littrell; Alexander Lopez; Abigail Miller; Emileigh Moore; Sydney Schell; Kirsten Swartz; Autumn Tubbs; Natazia Nicole Vingua; Kendra Zeidner. 10th Grade Georgia Bailey; Blake Bergen; Chloe Callahan Brittain; Jordan DeNinno;…
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From one Mayfield to the next: holiday giving

From one Mayfield to the next: holiday giving

MAYFIELD -- The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office and the Fulton County Sheriff’s Association continue to collect donations for the residents of Mayfield, Kentucky, adopting it as a “sister” town and village to our local Mayfield. In the first week of this fundraiser over $50,000 has been donated by individuals, families and businesses in the local area as well as from several states. Donations should be made out to the FCS Association, c/o the FC Sheriff’s Office, PO Box 20, Johnstown, New York, 12095 or dropped off at the Sheriff’s Office on Route 29, Johnstown. All donations will go to the…
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DeSantis looking for committee volunteers for Gloversville Downtown Revitalization Initiative

DeSantis looking for committee volunteers for Gloversville Downtown Revitalization Initiative

GLOVERSVILLE -- Mayor Vince DeSantis is looking for residents of Gloversville who are interested in serving on the "Local Planning Committee" (LPC) for the city's New York state $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant. DeSantis said he will be appointing some members to the LPC, which will have 10 to 15 members total. "There have to be economic development people, people who are kind of knowledgeable with economic development, but there also have to be just general citizens from the general public," he said. "There will be a few people on that committee that are just from the general citizenry." The…
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