Chenango County Newswire

Chenango County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chenango County, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 408 in Chenango County, NY

  1. Norwich hosts Safe Summer Fun DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Evening Sun

    This year's Safe Summer Fun Day free event was sponsored by Morrisville's Liberty Partnerships Program, and Chenango County Alcohol and Drug Services. It provided a safe place for children, families, and agencies to exchange community programs while enjoying fun activities.

    Comment?

  2. Calling all Relay for Life captains: Penultimate team captains meeting scheduled for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Evening Sun

    Relay for Life of Chenango County will hold an important team captains meeting on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the United Methodist Church on Broad Street in Norwich, ahead of the event on July 21. Relay for Life organizers say it's important for team captains to attend the June 19 meeting as they plan to review last minute event information as well as the entire event schedule so teams can know what to expect from start to finish at this year's relay. There's more to this story! You're only seeing 36% of the story.

    Comment?

  3. Heat advisory in effect Monday; thunderstorms expected in afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Evening Sun

    A heat advisory is in effect in Chenango County through 8 p.m. Monday evening as heat indices are expected to range from 95 to 100 degrees during the afternoon. Thunderstorms are forecast as well.

    Comment?

  4. Garden Clubs of Chenango County to host design expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Evening Sun

    As The Garden Clubs of Chenango County prepare for this year's design expo, the group announces an date and invites all to attend. The Garden Clubs of Chenango County will host a design expo.

    Comment?

  5. Man killed in ATV crash with truck in McDonoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Man killed in ATV crash with truck A man was killed after being hit by a truck while riding an ATV Check out this story on pressconnects.com: https://press.sn/2JYcTGQ According to the Chenango County Sheriff's office, Craig Gray, 35, was hit by the truck around 10 p.m. when he drove the ATV onto the road from a driveway. Phillip Jackson, 24, was driving a Ford F150 southbound on Corban Road where the truck hit the ATV, according to officials.

    Comment?

  6. Third annual Chobani Healthy Challenge kicks-off this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Evening Sun

    The 3rd annual Eat Smart, Play More: Chobani Healthy Challenge aiming to promote healthy, fun living while raising money for local charities will kick-off this Saturday at 10 a.m. in Norwich's Weiler Park. Created by Chenango County Health Department's Building a Health Community Coalition and Chobani, the 12-week nutrition and fitness challenge pits four to five person teams against one another to compete for monetary donations that will be given to the charity of the winning team's choice.

    Comment?

  7. This Central New York Village is Losing People at an Alarming RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Lite 98.7

    ... population in the last 8 years?! That's just crazy! Other places on the list include the Town of Norwich (in Chenango County), which has lost almost 7% of its population since 2010, and the Town of Inlet (in Hamilton County), which has lost 6.91% of ...

    Comment?

  8. Local country singer nominated for national music awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Evening Sun

    After only a year of performing country music, an 11-year-old boy from Gilbertsville has been nominated by Josie Music Awards as the Junior Artist of the Year, and is scheduled to continue preforming all around Chenango County. The nominated country singer's name is Rylee Lum, and according to his mom, Amber Lum, the award ceremony could be a big step in Rylee's professional singer career.

    Comment?

  9. Murder trial for death of 16 year-old rescheduled for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Evening Sun

    The husband and wife accused of killing their adopted, 16-year-old child have had their jury murder trial postponed until November, reported the Chenango County Court. Ernest Franklin II, 36, and Heather Franklin, 34, both of Guilford, are accused of committing second-degree murder, a class A felony.

    Comment?

  10. Ernest Franklin murder trial postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Ernest Franklin murder, arson trial postponed on first day of jury selection Ernest Franklin will stand trial sometime in November. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: https://press.sn/2t037N1 Just as jury selection was about to begin Monday, the trial for a Chenango County man accused of murder and arson in his adopted son's death was postponed another five months.

    Comment?

  11. Murder trials awaited in Jacelyn O'Connor caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Jacelyn O'Connor murder suspects could face November jury trials Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding and James Brower are expected to face separate trials in Chenango County Court. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: https://press.sn/2sPF8AJ A photo of Jacelyn D. O'Connor is surrounded by flowers and candles at Morris Central School in the Village of Morris on Monday August 7, 2017.

    Comment?

  12. Sherburne celebrates resurrected ag program at greenhouse unveilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | The Evening Sun

    ... for Sherburne-Earlville students and this school district, but it's also a great day for agriculture here in Chenango County and this part of New York State,' said Seward. Adding that he's seen a resurgence of agriculture programs and FFA (Future ...

    Comment?

  13. NYSPHSAA 2-day meet ends with several medals and records for Chenango County athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | The Evening Sun

    High school athletes were put to the test over the course of the weekend as the competition was among the fastest at the New York Public High School Athletic Association Track and Field Championship meet in years at the Cicero-North Syracuse facility. Norwich track and field head coach Shaun Horan said going into the meet that anything can happen in the championships.

    Comment?

  14. Ernest Franklin murder trial beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... to cover it up. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: https://press.sn/2sVcz4c A jury will decide a Chenango County man's fate in the death of his adopted son, a homicide and arson that prosecutors say was inspired by the Oscar-winning film " ...

    Comment?

  15. NYSPHSAA Track and Field Championships take place this weekend Athletes from county look for a titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The Evening Sun

    Over the next two days, 15 Chenango County Athletes will be competing for their shot at a New York State championship at Cicero-North Syracuse High School for the NYSPHSAA High School State Championships. Some of these athletes, like Zack Race, Eric Conant, David Berger, Julia Oglesby and Caroline Stewart, have been on the stage before, while others are taking the trip for the first time.

    Comment?

  16. Turnover trend shows law enforcement leaving county for better payRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The Evening Sun

    The Chenango County's Sheriff's Office has battled high-turnover rates and complaints of low-pay for years, but without support from the Chenango County Board of Supervisors, employees and officials said it won't change anytime soon. Chenango County Sheriff Ernest Cutting, at a county safety and rules committee meeting, commented, "We're not asking for top pay, but [we] are asking for enough to be competitive."

    Comment?

  17. Scholarship offers student artists a spot ataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... at the Chenango Arts Council, The Artists' Palette and Made in Chenango in downtown Norwich, as well as Chenango County high school art departments and local public libraries. "The Three Graces" by William Zorach, 1960. Located in the courtyard of ...

    Comment?

  18. Morris man accused of assault with knife waives felony hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | The Evening Sun

    ... which means that it's alleged the victim could have died or had significant impairment of his health,' said Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride. 'And so it was not just a flesh wound, for lack of a better term; the allegation is that ...

    Comment?

  19. Sherburne to host annual Pageant of BandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | The Evening Sun

    Sherburne will be packed this weekend as the Chenango County village celebrates its 69th annual Pageant of Bands from Thursday through Saturday. Sherburne-Earlville High School will serve as the host school for the oldest pageant of bands in New York state, which typically draws more than 30 participating schools and upwards of 20,000 people.

    Comment?

  20. Chenango County murderer sentenced to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Convicted Chenango County murderer sentenced to life in prison without parole Jeremy Coates was found guilty in April for the 2016 robbery/slaying of an Oxford man. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: https://press.sn/2xwXNGv A Chenango County man convicted in April of killing an Oxford resident will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

    Comment?