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Camp Noah teaches coping techniques and resilience
Camp Noah, held for the first time in our area at the Fort Plain Reformed Church last Monday through Friday, aimed to build resiliency and teach coping skills to 50 attendees from Fort Plain, Little Falls, Herkimer and Schoharie.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Paula and Thomas Colvin, of Fort Plain, announce the engagement of their daughter Heather L. Colvin, to Nathan P. Harder, son of Beverley and Ronald Harder, of Lockport.
Renison celebrates 99th birthday
Mary H. Renison, of Arkell Hall, Canajoharie celebrated her 99th birthday on Aug. 2 during two special events.
Donation provides one year of free coffee at the Fort Plain Senior Center
Tuesday morning, a donation was provided to the Fort Plain Senior Center by The Shults Agency President Scott Maclauchlin.
Canajoharie golfers post WAC victory
Powered by Sam Shostek's medalist round of 38, the Canajoharie Cougars posted a 15-0 Western Athletic conference victory over host Fort Plain on Tuesday morning at the Canajoharie Country Club.
It's Fair Time
Young Garret Nare of Fort Plain held on to the steer in a chute, waiting for the signal to start.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Districts receive assessment grants
A consortium of 14 school districts led by the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery Board of Cooperative Educational Services is getting $393,966 in state grants to review and improve student assessments.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
From Farm to Fair
This year, attendees at the 173rd Fonda Fair will be able to get a closer look at where their food comes from than ever before.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Cleanup continues after flooding
Montgomery County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Smith said while many roads have been repaired and reopened, a section of Route 163 in Minden will be closed at least through tonight.
State of Emergency issued for Montgomery County
According to WNYT a State of Emergency has been issued for Montgomery County. As a result the following roads are closed: - State Highway 5 between Reservoir Rd and the Village of Palatine Bridge-Rock slide with people stuck - State Highway 10 between State Highway 5 and Groff Road Town of Palatine- road washed away - Flat Creek Road - State ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Max and Tamra Phillips to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary
In honor of their 50th wedding anniversary, a celebration will be held with friends and family in Nelliston on Aug. 23. The party will be thrown by their children Mace Phillips, Sr. and wife Connie, of Fort Plain; Margaret, of Canajoharie; and Max Phillips, Jr. and wife Takako, of Sendai, Japan.
Successful Summer Reading Program comes to a messy end
This year's Summer Reading Program at the Fort Plain Free Library concluded with wild paint storm on Friday during the first-ever Splatter-Paint bonanza, wherein dozens of kids made canvases of one another, bringing the extremely well-attended program to an official close.
Final FOFP workshop to be held Sept. 4
The final Friends of Fort Plain community workshop on Plant Healthcare, hosted by Fred Breglia, will be held Thursday, Sept.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Fort Plain Village Board opts into FEMA/NYS buyout program
On Tuesday evening, numerous flood affected residents, and one woman from Dolgeville handling the affairs of deceased 34 Abbott St. property owner Ethel Healey, approached the village board, questioning whether they would opt into a state property buyout program.
Ayres Animals - 08/21/2014
Memphis is a 4- to 5-year-old female brindle Pit Bull. She was found in the village of Fort Plain on August 13. She's a sweet dog, good on a leash.
Fort Plain plans reading nights
Fort Plain Central School District recently was awarded a $2,000 Early Literacy Grant from Target to continue the "Learning to Live/Living to Learn" Family Reading Nights.
Generator eyed at school
The Northville Community Preparation Association continues to work toward providing the Northville Central School with a generator to complete the Red Cross Emergency Evacuation Site requirements.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Albany Times Union
Court date ahead in Minden motorcycle collision
A Montgomery County man accused of driving his motorcycle into a car and injuring his passenger will be arraigned later this month, authorities said Thursday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
It has been over a year since residents in Fort Plain suffered from the devastation of flooding in the village and now a buyout can held more residents improve their lives.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Fort Plain Free Library announces massive capital project
The Fort Plain Free Library will soon begin the first phase of an extensive, multi-year capital project that will substantially expand the facility while strengthening its foundation.