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Adult golf Cassadaga Country Club Monday Night Men’s Golf League (Aug. 13) — Randy Butts 37, Fred Chamberlin 37, Adam Meyers 37, Dave Pihl 38, Tim Bulger 39, Bruce Kaus 39, Rob Lancaster 39, Matt Wallace 39. Low net: Marv Cross net 24. Closest to the pin: Ron Martin, Jr. No. 6. Skins: ...

This one’s for the girls

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Special to The OBSERVER The Shorewood Women’s Golf Association held its annual Women’s Memorial Tournament on Sunday. The tournament honors all deceased Shorewood golfers, and they were remembered with a moment of silence observed during the Sunday dinner. This year a special tribute was ...

On to the next one

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Sensei Tim Smith advanced to the Nidan, 2nd degree black belt on Saturday at The Family Martial Arts Center. Sensei Smith has been an active member and instructor in the Dojo since age 6. Sensei Smith will be venturing off into the world of college. He is a member of the National Honor Society ...

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Hole in one Cassadaga Country Club On Monday, Carole Klawon scored her first hole in one on the 126 yard Hole No. 6. Witnessing the shot were Cam Lawton, Linda Roos, and Jeanne Stewart. Senior League Baseball Sunset Bay Inn & Beach Club Braves 4, Pro-Bats Yankees 2 Trailing 2-1 ...

Fredonia’s Drummond to swim Division I

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There’s no telling what’s in store for the future. Some people control their own destiny, while others wait for opportunities to arise. For Dunkirk native swim star Riley Drummond, she seizes every opportunity she gets. “She’s a fierce competitor and she doesn’t stop until she’s ...

Local Babe Ruth team renews 18U membership

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Riding the momentum of this past week’s Babe Ruth 16-18 World Series, manager Jay Grann announced Sunday that Southern Tier will continue its 18U membership in Babe Ruth Baseball. “We will strive to keep the local talent in Chautauqua and Cattaraugus (counties) and northeastern ...

Irving woman charged in teen’s death at concert

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DARIEN — An Irving woman has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident involving a teenager that occurred early Saturday morning after the Jason Aldean concert at Darien Lake. Genesee County sheriff’s deputies report Jennifer L. Serrano, 48, was charged with vehicular manslaughter, ...

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Announcements Randy Goss Memorial Golf Outing is Saturday The 18th Randy Goss Memorial Golf Outing will be on Saturday at The Vineyards Golf Course. This is a two-person scramble format. Tee off will be a shotgun start at 9 a.m. All golfers are asked to be at the course at 8:30 a.m. The ...

Tri-County Champs

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The 2018 Club Championships were recently held at Tri-County Country Club in Forestville. Pictured is Austin White receiving his award for the overall men’s winner, with a score of 160, senior winner Rick Taaffe, with a score of 170, and women’s winner Nancy Taaffe, with a score of 184. In ...

A destination golf outing

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Playing a new course is always a mixed bag. On one hand, it’s tough not knowing what’s coming. There might be blind tee shots, elevated greens, hidden streams, etc. On the other hand, it really makes you focus on your game. There’s no going on autopilot because you’ve played the ...

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Adult golf Cassadaga Country Club Ladies Wednesday Night League (Aug. 8) — Low scores: Michelle Helmer 43, Kay Pagano 45, Judy Mowery 45, DeDe DuBois 47, Jodi Hoffman 48, Linnea Nichols 49, Judith Waterman 49. Chip in: Judith Waterman. Vineyards Golf Course Dunkirk Moose Thursday ...

Last Sunday was make or break

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Last Sunday was a make or break day for many of the competitors in the Northern Chautauqua Conservation Club 14th annual Walleye Derby. Herb Schultz Sr. and his team held the lead during the entire three day event with the only ten pound walleye caught during the derby. Up until Sunday, there ...

Dunkirk Exempts donates to Dunkirk Sports Boosters

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The Dunkirk Exempts has donated $1,000 to the Dunkirk Sports Boosters. This donation will help with the purchase of new State Participation Banners. These banners show Dunkirk athletes who have participated in State events over the years. These banners will be hung in the gym at Dunkirk High ...

Dragon boats rule the lake

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CELORON — Dragons and rubber ducks invaded Chautauqua Lake on Saturday. The third annual Dragon Boat and Rubber Ducky races were held at Lucille Ball Memorial Park. The event — which drew hundreds of participants and observers to the park — benefited the Chautauqua Lake ...

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Adult golf Vineyards Golf Course Friday Night Couples League — It was a beautiful night at the Vineyards for Friday Night Couples Golf. Scores ranged from 33-37. Closest to the pin on No. 3 was John Corbett. There will be golfing this Friday, Aug. 17. Please call the Vineyards at 672-7888 ...

G & E Tents wins fastpitch title

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Submitted Photo G & E Tents won its first Dunkirk Fastpitch League Championship. The team defeated Chadwick Bay in the semifinal Monday, rallying from down 3-2 in the sixth to put up 11 runs and advance to the finals. In the finals, versus defending champion Lakeside Club, G & E ...

Local fans meet Kelly

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Submitted Photo At Thursday night’s preseason opener for the Buffalo Bills, two local fans were fortunate enough to share a moment with a Bills legend. Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly took a picture with Kelly Lucas (left) and Jordan Lucas of Fredonia at Thursday’s game against the ...

For the Record

For the record

Adult golf Cassadaga Country Club Ladies Wednesday Night League (Aug. 8) — Low scores: Michelle Helmer 43, Kay Pagano 45, Judy Mowery 45, DeDe DuBois 47, Jodi Hoffman 48, Linnea Nichols 49, Judith Waterman 49. Chip in: Judith Waterman. Thursday Night Men’s League (Aug. 9) — Scott ...

Hall of Fame coach

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SOUTH DAYTON — Tim Nobles touched countless lives during his nearly four decades as the Pine Valley Lady Panthers varsity basketball coach. He credits those people with getting him into the Section VI Hall of Fame. “It’s a great honor. I’m really pleased about it,” he said. ...