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Achievement

Gowanda Elementary Honor rolls

GOWANDA — Gowanda Elementary School officials recently released the school’s fourth-grade high honor, honor and merit rolls for the first half of the 2020-21 school year. They are: FIRST QUARTER HIGH HONOR ROLL AVERAGE OF 95 TO 100 Alexandra Barnes, Colton Gernatt, Kaitlyn Kelly, ...

Westfield Middle, High schools announce second quarter honor rolls

Westfield Middle School has announced its merit and honor rolls for the second marking period. MERIT ROLL: Students earning an average of 85.00-89.499% are awarded recognition by having their names placed on the Merit Roll. The following middle school students make up the Merit Roll for the ...

Silver Creek Middle/High School announce honor, credit rolls

SILVER CREEK — Silver Creek Middle/High School officials recently released the school’s honor and credit rolls for the second quarter of the 2020-21 school year. They are: HONOR ROLL Sixth Grade: Andrew Arnold Jr, Emily Bain, Madison Blair, Kiele Boedo, Lillian DeNisco, Gabriella Dudek, ...

Gowanda High School releases high honor, honor, merit rolls

GOWANDA — Gowanda Central School officials recently released the school’s high honor, honor and merit rolls for the second quarter of the 2020-21 school year. They are: HIGH HONOR ROLL AVERAGE OF 95 OR HIGHER 12th Grade: Emma Bouch, Joshua Covert-Freeman, Hailey Fisher, Elise Forbes, ...

Brocton announces Students of the Month

BROCTON — The Brocton Central School District has announced its Middle/High School students of the month for January. Carson Warlikowski was selected by the Brocton Middle School faculty and staff as Student of the Month for January 2021. Carson is currently a seventh-grader at Brocton ...

Winners announced from virtual Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge

This year’s disruption in the high school learning environment did not prevent the annual Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge from happening, with Jaidel Johnson from Jamestown High School taking first place. The volunteers and staff at Junior Achievement of Western New York quickly ...

Fredonia Middle School announces first quarter honor roll

Fredonia Middle School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter. Grade five — Mikayla Ambrose, Delaney Artrip, Hayden Babar, Nathan Balch, Alessandra Bugaj, Annabelle Caraballo, Jethduan Cordova-Olmo, Evelyn Correa, McKenna Crawford, Maxwell Cuthbert, Briana Dougherty, Addison ...

Fredonia undergraduate honored with EOP award for excellence

State University of New York Chancellor Jim Malatras Monday celebrated the achievements of 45 students in SUNY’s Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), including a State University of New York at Fredonia undergraduate, who were honored with the Norman R. McConney, Jr., Award for Student ...

National Guard announces promotions

Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership. Sarinah Ecker from Brocton, assigned to the Company A, 642nd ...

WACS officials name first period middle school honor rolls

WESTFIELD — Westfield Academy & Central Schools has announced its honor rolls for the middle school. MERIT ROLL: Students earning an average of 85.00-89.499% are awarded recognition by having their names placed on the Merit Roll. The following middle school students make up the Merit ...

Sinclairville Elementary School honored by state

Sinclairville Elementary School has been named a National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators Distinguished School by the state Education Department. Sinclairville Elementary is one of up to 100 schools throughout the country that is being nationally recognized for exceptional ...

Westfield announces high school honor, merit rolls

WESTFIELD — Westfield Academy & Central Schools has announced its honor and merit rolls for the first quarter. MERIT ROLL: Students earning an average of 85.00-89.499% are awarded recognition by having their names placed on the Merit Roll. The following high school students make up the ...

Holy Trinity Catholic Church announces scholarship award winners

Recipients of the 2020 Holy Trinity Parish Scholarship Award will begin giving witness talks this weekend at the Sunday 8:30 a.m. Mass, which is also broadcast live on WDOE. One student will speak each week of Advent, beginning November 29th and continuing through December 20th. Jane Fortna, ...

New York Army National Guard announces promotions

Major General Ray Shields, adjutant general for the state of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership. Kaleb Johnson from Westfield, assigned to the 152nd Engineer Company, ...

Church scholarship awarded

On Aug. 8, the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church’s Scholarship Committee met and reviewed applications for college scholarships. Ryan Waller, the Scholarship Chair presented $300 check to the recipient, Morrigan Waller, is a 2020 Fredonia High School graduate. Ms. Waller is attending ...

Fredonia State student lands transfer scholarship

Ben McKelvey, a senior majoring in philosophy and political science at the State University at Fredonia, has been awarded a $3,000 scholarship by Tau Sigma, the national honor society for transfer students, in recognition of his academic achievements and civic contributions. Each year, Tau ...

Employee to retire after 47 years

Mike Goon, a maintenance mechanic with Jamestown Community College’s buildings and grounds staff since September 1974, will retire in November, shortly after starting his 47th year at the college. Goon, who has served under eight presidents at JCC, said, “I’ve seen lots of changes over ...

Area students attending Alfred State College

ALFRED — Alfred State College welcomed a new class of freshmen this fall. The college is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Among the new faces at Alfred State this semester are the following students from Chautauqua County include: Laura Johnston, ...

Area student named to Dean’s List at Albany College of Pharmacy

ALBANY – Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is pleased to announce that Ashley Ganey from Dunkirk earned a place on the school’s Dean’s List for the Spring 2020 semester. Dean’s List status is awarded to students who have successfully completed their course work with a ...