Achievement

Forestville Elementary Students of the Month

Forestville Elementary recently selected their May Students of the Month. They were selected by their teachers because they are positive role models for their peers in the classroom, follow school rules, are polite and friendly, and are hard workers that never give up — even when the work is ...

Boy Scout, Cub Scout of the Year announced

Cooper Stenger and Matthew Brown recently earned prestigious scouting awards from the Chautauqua County American Legion. Matthew is a Life Scout currently in his eighth year of scouting. He was named Boy Scout of the Year based on activities and achievements in 2018, including earning 16 ...

Dunkirk School 3 Students of the Month

The following Dunkirk School Three students were selected by their teachers as Students of the Month for May. Front row from left to right: Yexeria Hernandez, Ivangelyz Cintron Ayala, Neiysha Santiago, Hugo Sub Soto, Kaliq Young, and Valeria Alicea. Second row: Brayden Jaquith, Marcelino ...

Dunkirk Auxiliary Unit 62 selects 2019 Girls State delegate

Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Auxiliary Unit 62 congratulates Dunkirk High School Junior Emily Dudzic on being selected as their Empire Girls State delegate. Emily is an honor student and a member of the National Honor Society at Dunkirk High School. She is also a member of the Future ...

US Coast Guard Chief retires in Gowanda

Chief Machinery Technician Joseph J. Lipp IV retired after 20 years of active duty service in the U.S. Coast Guard. He entered the Coast Guard in May 1999 and attended Basic Training in Cape May, NJ. Upon graduation, his first duty assignment was Machinery Technican “A” School. His ...

2019 AAUW Scholarship Award recipients announced

The Jamestown branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW) has given over 490,000 dollars in scholarship money to over 500 area women pursuing their degree in higher education. The money for our local scholarship program is raised through the hard work of many AAUW members that ...

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... Emily Archer, daughter of Kathy and David Archer of Westfield, has earned a bachelor of science degree in early childhood education from Penn State University, Behrend ... ... Ally Sell, daughter of Jim and Sherry Sell of Mattawan, Michigan, granddaughter of Mary Ann Sell and the late ...

Forestville Central School announces their 2019 Valedictorian, Salutatorian

Rhianna Lorraine Nasal — Forestville Class of 2019 Valedictorian Rhianna Lorraine Nasal, daughter of Michael and Kristina Nasal, has been named the Valedictorian of the 2019 senior class at Forestville Central School. She has earned an overall weighted grade point average of 103.46 over ...

Silver Creek announces Business Honor Society members Class of 2019

Silver Creek Central School has announced the following students have achieved the honor of being inducted into the 2019 Business and Marketing Honor Society: Jack Brennan, Nik Dawley, Savanna Dawley, Tucker Gates, Haley Kennedy and Sabrina Seneca. The primary purpose of the Business and ...

Brocton Elementary Students of the Month

On Wednesday, May 29, Brocton Elementary School celebrated its character education assembly. Students were chosen as Students of the Month representing grades K-5. These students demonstrated the character trait of Leadership on a daily basis. The following students were chosen as Students of ...

Westfield Middle School Students of the Month

Pictured are from left to right are the Students of the Month for April: Cameron Paternosh, Addison Luce and Lenna Bearce. On a monthly basis, Westfield Middle School honors one student at each grade level as the Student of the Month. Teachers and staff had the opportunity to nominate one ...

RIT recognizes Silver Creek trio

SILVER CREEK – Silver Creek Central Schools District is proud to announce the recipient of the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Innovation and Creativity Award and the recipients of the Computing Medal Awards. Christopher VanCheri is the sole recipient of the RIT Innovation and ...

Cassadaga American Legion Auxiliary Unit 1280 names Girls State representative

Empire Girls State is a hands-on week-long educational workshop, focusing on Americanism and the political process, sponsored by the New York State American Legion Auxiliary. The goal of the program is to help students to better understand democratic ideals and the part we as individuals play ...

Westfield-Mayville Rotary names Students of the Month for May, June

Five outstanding high school seniors were recognized as “Scholars of the Month” by the Westfield-Mayville Rotary Club during its May 21 meeting at the Lakeshore Assembly of God Church in Westfield. During this very busy time of the year in the schools, the scholars for both May and June ...

Westfield High School Students of the Month

Westfield High School recently announced their Students of the Month for April. All Students of the Month mee the follwing criteria: 1. Follows Westfield’s Rules of Respect for staff and peers. 2. Shows outstanding effort and improvement or shows achievement and consistent high scores on ...

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... Jacob Duffee Eckman of Fredonia, received a bachelor of science degree in engineering and management, project management minor from Clarkson University on May 11, 2019. As Clarkson University Student Government President, Eckman had the honor of leading the graduating class into ...

Fredonia resident earns medical degree

Cory W. Gotowka of Fredonia, N.Y., was among the students who received a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine at the college’s May 11 commencement exercises. The son of Carol and Walter Gotowka of Dunkirk, N.Y., in 2012 Dr. ...

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... Lydia Snell of Stockton graduated from Cedarville University with a Bachelor of Arts in English degree during the 123rd annual commencement held May 4 ... ... Katie Warren, D.O. (Ketcham), who is a Neurologist on the Medical Staff at Meadville Medical Center in Meadville, Pennsylvania, ...

Zonta Scholarship Awards announced

Zonta Club of Jamestown proudly announced the local 2019 scholarship award winners at a special dinner held April 17th at the Marvin House. The three scholarship awards presented were the Verna Nelson Scholarship, the Nell Newton Scholarship, and the Anne H. Crowe Scholarship. The Verna ...