Achievement

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 ...

Dunkirk School 4 Students of the Month for April

Dunkirk School 4 recently named their Students of the Month for April. Back left to right: Anthony Rivera, Brendan Worczak, Ryder Yerico, Avery Krystofiak, Megan Nye, Elijah Martinez. Front row left to right: Zarnell Baldwin, Pedro Santana Reyes, William Roberts, Giovanni Roush, Sophia ...

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... Christopher S. Postle of Cassadaga graduated from the Kentucky-based Christian University Campbellsville University with a Master of Social Work with Clinical Track ... ... Eighteen students from SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music were recently inducted into the College’s chapter of ...

The United Way Literacy Box is back

United Way of Northern Chautauqua County held an art contest for area youth, have announced the winner, and installed the finished design in front of their Central Ave. office. The theme for the contest was Northern Chautauqua Landscapes, chosen to highlight our region and the beautiful ...

Johana Hernandez recognized for attaining leadership milestones

Johana Hernandez of Westfield was recently recognized for attaining leadership milestones through SUNY Oneonta’s LEAD (Leadership Education and Development) program. LEAD@Oneonta is a comprehensive leadership program based on current research and guidelines from the Council for the ...

Dunkirk-Fredonia Rotary names their Students of the Month for April

Three Students of the Month were honored by the Dunkirk-Fredonia Rotary Club in April. From left are Alyshah Flores of Dunkirk High School, Mackenzie Quinn of Fredonia High School and Jordyn Sweet of Westfield High School who attends the health careers program at BOCES. Flores is a member of ...

Westfield Middle School Students of the Month

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 student who they believed met the following criteria: 1. Follows Westfield’s Rules of Respect for staff and peers. 2. Shows ...

Forestville Elementary Students of the Month

Forestville Elementary recently announced their Students of the Month for April. 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 ...

Silver Creek Central Schools succeed at STEM Wars

Silver Creek Central School District had a great day at the annual STEM Wars on the campus of Jamestown Community College on March 14. More than 950 students from 23 area schools participated in this daylong exploration of all things science, math, engineering and technology. Savannah ...

Dunkirk-Fredonia Rotary names Mackenzie Quinn Student of the Month

Mackenzie Quinn was selected as Fredonia Rotary Student of the Month for the month of April. She is the daughter of Mr. Jim Quinn and Dr. Susan Johnson of Fredonia. She is a senior at Fredonia High School and will be graduating this June. Mackenzie is someone who loves to learn, as is ...

Manney to receive Lanford Presidential Prize at Fredonia

State University of New York at Fredonia graduating senior Monica A. Manney was selected to receive the 2019 Lanford Presidential Prize, to be awarded at Commencement on May 18. The award, generously created and endowed by President Emeritus Oscar E. Lanford and Mrs. Esther Lanford through ...

Westfield Middle School Students of the Month

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 student who they believed met the following criteria: 1. Follows Westfield's Rules of Respect for staff and peers. 2. Shows ...

Chautauqua Lake Central School names their Students of the Month

Students of the Month at Chautauqua Lake Central School, honored for March achievements, are Jewel Middleton, Liam Thompson, Danielle Lanphere, Kaitlyn Ranney, Hannah Group, and Jakob Parker. The student recognition program honors students in grades 7 through 12 whose classroom performance, ...

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... Elmira College released its Dean’s List for Academic Achievement for the Winter 2019 Term. The Dean’s List recognizes full-time undergraduate students who were registered for at least 12 computable credit hours and who earned a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher. Students making ...