Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 26 May 2016 02:47:47 EDTThu, 26 May 2016 02:47:47 EDT hosts 28th Special Olympics's common in sports for tears to be shed; what's uncommon is for them to be shed prior to the competition. Before the Special Olympics commenced, it was obvious something special was about to happe.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSheldon House sale, sparklers law OK'd - Residents won't need to travel out-of-county to purchase sparkling devices anymor.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDPW chief, resident go toe to toe meeting Wednesday with Dunkirk's Department of Public Works got rather heated when local resident Jody Bomasuto attended, providing a list of complaints in regard to the aesthetics of the city.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEden pitcher closes door on Fredonia's impressive season's Jill Murray was too much in the circle for Fredonia (18-2) Wednesday night at Promenshenkel Stadium, in Dunkirk, as the No. 3 Lady Raiders (17-3) dispatched the No. 1 Lady Hillbillies, 6-1, to win the Section VI Class B2 softball title.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBarker scores in 8th inning for win - Chautauqua Lake was one clutch hit away from returning to its second straight Section VI Class C championship game Wednesday. Unfortunately for the Lady Thunderbirds, Barker's Erika Moeller hasn't been too keen on giving up hits lately.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT