Last year’s varsity boys basketball team had a disappointing record, heavy in the losses, a tally that didn’t reflect the athleticism of the team.
With an experienced lineup for 2013, The North Warren Girls Basketball team is looking to be very competitive, coach P.J. Hogan said this week.
Following a successful 2012-13 season, the Warrensburg High School Wrestling team has bright prospects, considering their deep roster of battle-tested veterans and their promising new teammates, most of whom have years of experience in the sport.
Be prepared for a stellar 2013-14 basketball season, Burgher fans.
Under the leadership of veteran college coach Bob Hummel, the Warrensburg Boys Basketball program is in the second year of a rebuilding phase.
Last year, with an explosive offense and tenacious defense, the North Warren Boys Basketball team exceeded expectations for a school with such small enrollment — they captured second place in the Adirondack league Western Division with an 11-5 record, second only to Lake George, who eventually were crowned State Champions.
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Last week, the players on the Lake George Varsity Girls Basketball team were late for a team photo, as they spent extra time lifting weights.
The Lake George Warriors waged a tough, tenacious campaign in 2012-13 and racked up a series of stunning victories to capture the New York State Class C Basketball Championship — and they re-wrote school history in the process.
The Lake George/Hadley Luzerne War Eagles Wrestling Team has substantial promise for 2013-24, considering its deep, experienced roster.
For Peg Edwards of Lake George, an interest in history led to a 25-year position as town and village historian — and she's thoroughly enjoyed researching historical and genealogical information for others during her long tenure
Wealthy towns get richer, poor towns, poorer
Like the inequitable distribution of wealth in our nation, the towns with expensive lakefront properties get more and more sales tax revenue each year to offset governmental expenses, while the towns with little or no such property get comparatively little sales tax revenue — despite the fact they may be generating the revenue by hosting flourishing businesses. The outcome? more and more of the tax load gets shifted to the working class and those with fixed incomes. The Supervisors of the land-rich towns balk at raising the subject, because they don't want to rock the boat.
The festival that celebrates hometown holiday traditions is occurring Saturday Dec. 7 and Sunday Dec. 8 in Warrensburg. New attractions include a Living Nativity, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday only, in front of Alexander Funeral Home on Main Street — asnd a Holiday Market in the Warrensburg Senior Center a block south of the historic town bandstand.
A courageous local boy stricken with a rare disease that causes episodes of horrific pain launches a Cut-A-Thon fundraiser — not to pay his medical bills, but to help other children with the puzzling ailment that confounds the medical community.
The coldest November in 30 years — plus plenty natural and man-made snow — have created excellent skiing conditions at Gore Mountain, and skiers are loving it!
The United Way of the Adirondack Region, Inc serving Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties is currently accepting applications from agencies and organizations wishing to become a partner agency of the United Way for fiscal year 2014.
As I finished the Thanksgiving meal, my wife and I prepared for our family, I couldn’t help noticing the empty plate that is placed on our table every year.
•100 years ago - Dec., 1913•
There is a very lucky turkey who has taken up residence at Nettle Meadow Farm in Thurman after facing the axe just days before Thanksgiving.
A group of people dedicated to strengthening community ties and raising the standard of living for local people are holding an event that combines a sale of locally crafted goods aalong with spirited entertainment and a savory meal featuring an array of local prepared foods.