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Homer Principal, Veteran Fireman Named To Trustee Board Of FASNY Firemen's Home | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Homer High School Principal and long-time volunteer fireman Douglas Van Etten was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees of the FASNY's Firemen's ...

Homer Central High School sends off 160 graduates  Cortland Voice

Students, parents, faculty, and community members gathered to send off the graduating class of 2019 at Homer Central High School.

Homer Central School District presents 2019-2020 budget  Cortland Voice

Homer Central School District Superintendent Thomas Turck presented the 2019-2020 proposed budget to board members.

High school musicals 2019: Homer High School presents 'On the Town'

Homer High School students, left to right, Adam Brown, Emilie Ponterio, Kaitlyn Clune, Zach Apker, Brandon Tyrell and Madelyn Kilmer rehearse for their spring ...

Solvay defensive coordinator appointed varsity football coach

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Dan Salisbury has been appointed head varsity football coach at Solvay High School. He succeeds Todd Lisi, who has accepted a job as ...

Kaitlyn Clune and Adam Brown From Homer High School's “On the Town” | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Homer High School Seniors Kaitlyn Clune and Adam Brown talk with X101's Vincente Bellardini about this weekend's musical “On the Town.” Audio Player.

LISTEN: Local Hip-Hop Artist 'Jacosse' Performs Days Before Graduating Homer High School At 16 Years Old | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Local Hip-Hop artist Jacob Gosse, A.K.A. “Jacosse,” did a show at the Homer Center for the Arts on Friday (June 14) just a few days before he will graduate from ...

Police investigate reported threat targeting Homer High School  Cortland Voice

HOMER, N.Y. — A letter was sent to parents and guardians of Homer High School students Friday morning regarding a potential threat to the school district.

Happening in Homer: The “Green Team” And Climate Smart Community Initiative | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

On Thursday's (July 11) Happening in Homer segment, recent Homer High School graduate Shenequa Perry and incoming Senior Andrew Fagerheim met with ...

The Cortland-Homer girls lacrosse rivalry match did not disappoint  Cortland Voice

In a head-to-head game in the snow at Homer High school, the Homer Trojans came away with a 12-10 win over the Cortland Tigers.

Homer boys lacrosse fights but falls to Marcellus at home  Cortland Voice

The Homer Trojans remained competitive against the Marcellus Mustangs but fell by a score of 7-4 Wednesday night at Homer High School.

High school recap: CBA boys lacrosse crushes Homer

More nasty weather forced the postponement of some Section III contests Tuesday, but there was still plenty of action leftover, primarily on the lacrosse fields.

Arrest made in connection to threat surrounding Homer High School

A 17-year-old was arrested on Tuesday after a threat was made at Homer High School, according to Homer Police.Around 11:00 a.m. staff members at the high ...

Community remains divided on Truxton charter school  Cortland Voice

HOMER, N.Y. — The Homer Central School District heard mixed opinions during a public hearing held at the Homer High School auditorium Monday night on a ...

Truxton Academy Charter School gets state approval  Cortland Voice

The State University of New York Charter Schools Institute voted to grant a new charter for the creation of an elementary public charter school in Truxton.

It's going to be a big weekend for high school musicals in Central New York

The talented students at Central New York school districts have been rehearsing and getting ready to put on their spring 2019 shows. Musicals being put on this ...

Homer Superintendent Of Schools Announces Plans To Retire | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

The Homer School District will need a new superintendent for next school year. Nancy Ruscio announced her retirement to staff on Monday. “Few people have ...

A Busy Weekend For Area High School Graduation Ceremonies | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Here is information on this weekend's high school graduation ceremonies in the Cortland area: Marathon Marathon graduation rehearsal is Friday morning in ...

CNY Young & Amazing Awards 2019: Meet the students who are making a difference (photos, video)

Andrew Fagerheim developed and installed a solar charging system in the library of Homer Senior High School. Ayooluwa Oguntula collaborated with Syracuse ...

NY rejects state's first 'agri-based' rural charter school in Cortland

CORTLAND, N.Y. -- Top state education policymakers for the first time have rejected applications for two new charter schools, including one in Truxton in ...

High School Girls' Basketball: Cortland battles back to take down Homer  Cortland Voice

HOMER, N.Y. – The Cortland Tigers bounced back from a loss to Oswego earlier this week by beating the Trojans 51-45 at Homer High School Friday night.

6 high schools have musical performances this weekend in Central New York

Students of West Genesee High School will perform "Bye Bye Birdie" this weekend in Central New York. Pictured are Rose (played by Anna Kate Waters) and ...

Latest stat leaders for high school boys lacrosse

For games reported to through Thursday night.

Ithaca bids farewell to fallen firefighter, 36, with 'Line of Duty' memorial service

The City of Ithaca paid tribute and said goodbye to a fallen firefighter Wednesday. Firefighter Daryl Pace, 36, died earlier this month from job-related cancer.

High School Graduations: Homer Senior High School Class of 2015 list

High school seniors in the Class of 2015 at Homer High School will receive diplomas Saturday, June 27, 2015. the graduation ceremony will be 11 a.m. at PER ...

New York's best high school girls' soccer teams to compete in Cortland  Cortland Voice

The 2017 High School Girls State Championship tournament begins this weekend in Cortland County.

SUNY approves Truxton charter school application  Cortland Voice

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute has agreed to review an application from the Truxton Academy Charter School Board of Trustees.

Haunted by a Player’s Death, a Coach Walks Away From His Sport  The New York Times

Jeff Charles had been coaching football for 21 years, but his love of the sport diminished after a 16-year-old sustained a fatal blow to the head in a game.

Homer, Cortland And Dryden High School Students Visit Albany | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Information provided by the office of State Senator James Seward. State Senator James Seward recently welcomed Homer High School senior Emma Murphy, ...

High school soccer state semifinals preview  Times Union

State Semifinals. (all games Saturday). BOYS' SOCCER. CLASS A. II-Queensbury (19-1) vs. I-Somers (18-4) at Twin Towers Middle School (Middletown), 12:30 ...

Fort Ann earns spot in state title game  Glens Falls Post-Star

HOMER — Their hopes were uncertain for a while, as if clouded by the wind-blown snow flurries at Homer High School.

Arrests Reported By Homer Police Officers | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Officers from the Homer Police Department arrested a Homer teenager for Trespass Wednesday morning. Police say Austin Uhle had entered Homer High ...

National Girls High School Rankings For May 8  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its fourth National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

Irene Elizabeth Dann Wheeler | Obituaries |  Auburn Citizen

MORAVIA — Irene Elizabeth Dann Wheeler, 97, of Moravia, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Cortland Regional Hospital after a brief illness.

CNY Living History Center Announces New Executive Director | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

“A graduate of Homer High School, she has fond memories of each of the components of the CNY Living History Center. Walking through The Homeville ...

Local “Chiller” Enters 36th Year Serving Halloween Scares To Community | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

For the 36th straight year, Cortland resident and graphic designer Jim Coon is providing the community with a good, fun scare this Halloween season. His locally ...

8 high school musicals this weekend in Central NY

See what schools have shows this weekend, and a list of upcoming shows happening through May.

Guthrie Cortland Medical Center Honors Two Physicians At Annual Recognition Event | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Dr. Kirwin Gibbs (pictured left), a member of the St. Lawrence Radiology Group, joined the hospital's medical staff in October 2002, providing interventional ...

CNY Scholastic Art 2019: See the best paintings, drawings, photos from Syracuse area students

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the largest annual art competition in America, and the participating Central New York awards program has been honoring ...

In Homer, the love of theater pulls a community together

The story was produced for by a student enrolled in The Goldring Arts Journalism program at Syracuse University. By Joe Allen | Contributing ...

Central NY Scholastic Art Awards 2019: Drawing and Illustration

These are the Gold Key winners in the Drawing and Illustration category of the annual CNY Scholastic Art Awards.

National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings For February 6, 2019  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its third National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

Feds: Alaska man illegally shipped machine guns to NY  Homer News

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York say a 25-year-old Alaska man illegally shipped nine firearms that were modified to operate as machine ...

GIRLS SOCCER: Wheatland-Chili, Kendall battle-tested as they head to Final Four,  The Daily News Online

There are just three teams from Section V remaining for this weekend's New York State girls soccer semifinals and two come from the GR as Wheatland-Chili will ...

Football camp report 2015: Homer Trojans (video)

Homer Trojans. 2014 record: 10-1 Section III Class B champion; state quarterfinalist (lost to eventual state champion Maine Endwell); Trojans ranked No.

REGIONAL-BOUND: Kendall girls soccer enjoying magical season.  The Daily News Online

KENDALL — The 2018 fall soccer season will be something Kendall girls coach Pam Barchet won't soon forget. Kendall recently captured the Section V Class ...

Section V high school scores: Thursday, Nov. 8  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school girls volleyball regional qualifier results for Thursday, Nov. 8 and schedule for Nov. 9-10.

High School Football Player Ridge Barden Dies of On-field Brain Injury  ABC News

A teen athlete who collapsed at a Friday football game in Phoenix, N.Y., died of bleeding in the brain unleashed by forceful bodily contact on the field, according ...

Twins saved by Truxton Fire Department as babies now graduating high school

Twins once saved by the Truxton Fire Department when they were just babies are now graduating from Homer High School.With just two weeks left before ...

Hartquist promoted to head softball coach at Hamilton  Hamilton College News

Stephanie Hartquist, the assistant softball coach at Hamilton College since October 2016, has been named the program's head coach. Hartquist replaces Kate ...

Cortland Attorney Announces Bid For State Supreme Court | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Cortland resident and attorney Mark Masler announced this weekend that he will make a run for the State Supreme Court. He made the announcement Saturday ...

Wild finish for the Wildcats: Wheatland-Chili wins 2nd straight girls soccer state title  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Travina Meeks scored the winner 27 seconds into sudden death OT as Wheatland-Chili won the Class D state title.

High school students across Central New York take the stage  WSYR

With the miserable cold this weekend, many families found an escape in the form of more than a dozen high school musicals across central New York.

Homer, DeRuyter Students Nominated For Admission To US Service Academies | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

A student from Homer High School is among nine nominated for admission to U.S. *Service* Academies. Congresswoman Claudia Tenney will forward the names ...

Football Among the Old Believers, in Alaska  The New York Times

Keeping a high school football team together is tough, between a Russian Orthodox sect leery of the outside world and the chores of life in an isolated village.

CNY farmer charged with labor violations after boy is crushed, killed by machinery

HOMER, N.Y. -- When his boss found him, Alex Smith was pinned under a bale of hay and a hydraulic lift bucket. The 14-year-old boy had been preparing bales ...

Cortland Repertory Theatre announces Pavilion Award nominees for high school theatre

The Pavilion Awards considered musicals at Cortland, Dryden, Groton, Homer, McGraw and Tully High Schools.

Two Students From Homer Meet With Senator Seward In Albany | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

This is information provided by the office of State Senator James Seward: Josephine Williams and State Senator James Seward (photo provided). State Senator ...

Tully Arts Council Presents “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”  WSYR

The Tully Arts Council brings the Disney classic “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” to life on stage. The popular musical is a take on the classic tale by Victor ...

Cortland's Grace and Holy Spirit Church to reopen after 2016 fire  Cortland Voice

The Grace and Holy Spirit Church has been closed since a July 2016 fire that led to costly renovations.

CRMC And The Guthrie Clinic Officially Announce Affiliation | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

The presidents of both Cortland Regional Medical Center and the Guthrie Clinic held a press conference this morning announcing the official commencement of ...

Cortland County Convention & Visitors Bureau hires new executive director  The Central New York Business Journal

CORTLAND, N.Y. — The Cortland County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced that it has recently hired Meghan Lawton as its new executive ...

It's a huge weekend for high school musicals in Central New York

There are 15 different schools putting on shows this Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Gary Nelson on leadership: Servant attitude, self-awareness, Golden Rule

Leadership can be simple: Treat people the way you'd want to be treated. Recognize people. Interact with people.

Back-to-back earthquakes shatter roads and windows in Alaska  WNYT

November 30, 2018 10:22 PM. ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.7 shattered highways and rocked buildings Friday ...

Seemingly Ordinary Football Game, Then a Player Dies  New York Times

PHOENIX, N.Y. — Football coaches and school administrators at John C. Birdlebough High School congregated in a small room off the library Monday, huddling ...

Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami  Phys.Org

Abdulai Salam and his daughter Mina at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, wait for the all-clear at Homer High School during a tsunami alert for Homer, ...

Get to know David Alexander, candidate for Cortland County Judge

David Alexander, whose term as Cortlandville Town Justice is set to expire, is looking to become the next Cortland County Judge.

What We're Talking About | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

Happening in Homer: Village Historian Martin Sweeney on a Community “Dripping In History”. August 8, 2019. Homer Town and Village Historian Martin ...

Northville edged by Eldred in OT | News, Sports, Jobs  Gloversville Leader-Herald

MIDDLETOWN — No one had scored for the game's first 77 minutes. Then with two minutes to go in regulation, a flurry of offense from both teams sent the g.

February 21 National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings  FloWrestling

The National Girls High School Rankings for February 21, 2018 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the fourth ...

Photos: McQuaid Invitational through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The McQuaid Invitational is one of the biggest high school cross country meets in the country and features many of the area's top runners each year.

The show must go on: High school musicals this weekend in Central New York

See what shows are being performed this weekend and a list of upcoming high school musicals planned through April.

National Girls High School Rankings (Jan. 31): No Changes At The Top  FloWrestling

The national girls high school rankings for January 31 have been released, recognizing the top high school girl wrestlers in the nation. It is the second ranking of ...

What is life like growing up on a dairy farm?  Ithaca Journal

Although Julia Fouts is a senior at Homer High School, she was raised on a 400-cow Groton dairy farm located on Route 222, straddling Tompkins and Cortland ...

Ticket Details Announced for Cortaca Concert  SUNY Cortland News

10/20/2015. Plans are taking shape for SUNY Cortland's Nov. 14 Cortaca Jug concert, which will bring indie pop band Echosmith to campus after the football ...

CNY Scholastic Art 2017: See the best paintings, drawings, photos from Syracuse area students

Gold Key winners in the annual Scholastic Art Awards competition for Central New York.

Photos: Mercy soccer through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Monarchs have been a perennial power, including a run of three Section V titles in the 1990s fueled by Abby Wambach.

Memories of D-Day

Cortland's own Sam Forcucci loves to tell his story. The city's former mayor (1974- 77) and 50-plus year resident was among the brave men who plunged into ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

All-Central New York 2016: Girls Lacrosse

The All-CNY team was selected by sports writers at Syracuse Media Group with input from Section III coaches.

CNY native raising money for Olympic trials in 2016  WSYR

The runner is aiming for her biggest dream of competing in the Olympics but needs a little help getting there.

Shen boys' soccer advances on penalty kicks in regional match-up  The Daily Gazette

Jaylin Sykes drove home the deciding goal in overtime penalty kicks as Shenendehowa got past Fayetteville-Manlius in a Class AA regional soccer game ...

Photos: Caledonia-Mumford football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

With nine state titles and a rivalry with LeRoy that dates to 1900, few schools in the state can match the tradition of Caledonia-Mumford football.

Photos: Penfield volleyball through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Patriots have been one of the top programs in Section V - and New York state - for both boys and girls.

Sen. Seward Helps Open New Tennis Complex  SUNY Cortland News

09/11/2015. State Sen. James L. Seward helped cut the opening ribbon for the College's new tennis court complex near the Student Life Center on Sept. 15.

Alaska: Still expensive place to live  Homer News

Recent figures dissected by economists with the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development show increases in the cost of living in Alaska slowed.

Military achievements by local residents week of May 12 to 16  The Post-Standard

Air Force Airman Jordan S. Hooper graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Greg and ...

Photos: Aquinas girls soccer through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

With five state championships since 2000, no girls soccer team has dominated at the state level like the Little Irish have.

The super sport: 5 health benefits of soccer

Lauren Long / The Post-Standard, 2010Marcellus' Kathryn Busa #17 takes control of the ball as Center Moriches' Alexis Parlato #13 plays defense during a ...

Noyce Scholar Pilot Workshop Planned for March 26  ReadMedia

Noyce Scholar Margaret Murphy of Oriskany, N.Y., a SUNY Cortland junior, demonstrates a physics concept. CORTLAND, NY (03/11/2011)(readMedia)-- Noyce ...

Student entrepreneurs offer ideas, earn praise and money at Syracuse event

Syracuse, NY -- W. Jay Hotaling hit pay dirt Friday when his business idea won one of two $10,000 awards during a two-day student entrepreneurship ...

College Scores with Champions Challenge  SUNY Cortland News

11/13/2015. Nov. 12 was a terrific day to be a Red Dragon for the 687 SUNY Cortland alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends who wore red and ...

A senior season: A behind-the-scenes look at Bolton's Abbie Seamans as she goes through her final soccer season  The Post Star

The alarm, with its annoying siren sound, went off at 5:05 a.m. Breakfast was a cup of yogurt.

Syracuse mayoral candidate Stephanie Miner saves the intensity for issues important to the city  The Post-Standard -

Shy by nature, Miner known as a fierce advocate for her positions.

Baldwinsville High School girls volleyball team on a roll to defend its state championship

State titles up for grabs this weekend for local teams and individuals in volleyball, soccer, field hockey, swimming and cross-country.

Football player and his brother charged with raping drunk boy who was passed out at party in Alaska  Daily Mail

Joseph Resetarits, 18 (pictured), and Anthony Resetarits, 20, were arrested separately last Thursday in Homer and Anchorage, Alaska.

Week in Review: Nov. 6-10, 2017 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:

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