Hillbillies shine

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Fredonia posted a 3-2 win over Southwestern in a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 tennis match Wednesday at Southwestern Central School. Claiming victories for the Hillbillies were Gilen Gottinger at second singles; Charis LaBarr at second singles; and the second ...

Burns continues to shine on national stage

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BUSTI — The sign at the driveway’s entrance on Big Tree Road reads as follows: “EmuZing” Wildlife; rehabilitation (nonprofit); donations accepted; and emus for sale. For those wondering, an emu is the second-tallest living bird after the ostrich. Soft-feathered, brown and flightless, ...

Panama takes control of D2 West

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MAYVILLE — Panama completed a season sweep of Chautauqua Lake and put itself in the driver’s seat for a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 2 West girls volleyball title with a 25-22, 25-18, 25-22 sweep Wednesday night. Sarah Harvey led the Panthers (9-1, 7-0) with 12 ...

Dunkirk forfeits remainder of season

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Southwestern picked up a 1-0 forfeit win over Dunkirk in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 West girls soccer Wednesday. The Trojans improved to 7-2-1 overall and 6-1-0 in the league. The Marauders, who are forfeiting all of their remaining games, are currently 0-7-0 ...

Fearless Freddie’s Football Forecast

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SHOWDOWN. The Miami Dolphins saunter into Western New York this weekend unbeaten and coming off a near-record 70 points game in mile-high Denver. Impressive. Meanwhile, the Buffalo Bills have rebounded from the disappointment of a season-opening overtime loss and put together two decisive ...

Walleyes and whitetails — autumn is a special time

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The warm summer has delayed the season of color change a bit, but the forest leaves are beginning to turn just in time for the exciting New York state big game early archery season. The official NYS Southern Zone opening day for whitetail deer and black bear is this Sunday. The season runs ...