Governor Cuomo has announced that $9.7 million has been awarded to 12 Southern Tier municipalities in his Restore New York Communities Initiative. The funds are intended to reinvigorate downtowns and generate new economic opportunities. Statewide, $81 million was awarded. Among the projects are: Village of... Read More.
A Horseheads School Bus was involved in a fatal accident on Friday afternoon at about 3:38PM. 88-year-old Josephine Roemmelt ran a stop sign on West Sullivan Road at Route 13 in the Town of Veteran and was struck by the school bus. Ms. Roemmelt... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported home invasion Wednesday night. The call came in just before midnight. The homeowner, on Overlook Drive in the Town of Horseheads reported that three male subjects had entered the home, armed with a loaded... Read More.
A high school student in Horseheads has been found positive for exposure to tuberculosis. School officials have disinfected all areas that the student may have come in contact with, including, classrooms and buses. The officials believe there is no danger to students or faculty.... Read More.
The Deputy Fire Chief for the Village of Horseheads Fire Department is facing a drug charge after a 10 month investigation. 43-year-old Thomas Margeson is charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. Margeson was the Deputy Fire Chief, and is now suspended. According... Read More.
A Chemung County man has been arrested on multiple charges after assaulting two Chemung County Sheriff's Deputies. Deputies were contacted by a female in Horseheads who said that her ex-boyfriend, 35-year-old Kevin Searfoss, repeatedly texted and... Read More.
Four of the forty-nine guns stolen last October from a Horsehead's gun shop have been recovered. Video Surveillance as well as an anonymous tip helped authorities trace the theft and sale of the guns to Douglas Church, Zachary Smith, and Brianna Lowe. One of... Read More.
A family in Horseheads came home Saturday evening to a severely damaged house after a vehicle had veered off the road and collided into their property. The driver and car were still on the property when home owners arrived and called police. The driver... Read More.
A fire ripped through a home in Chemung County. Firefighters responded to the scene in Horseheads a little after 4 p.m. Sunday. Crews arrived to find the home on Duncan Street fully engulfed in flames. It took firefighters about 30 minutes to... Read More.
A murder trial is set to begin for a Virginia man accused of murdering a former Horseheads teacher and administrator. Keith Reed Jr. began teaching in Horseheads in 1984 and last served as the Clymer Central School district's superintendent in Western New York prior... Read More.