FEMA Commits to $5.7M to Owego-Apalachin School District

FEMA has officially committed $5.7 million in funding to Owego Apalachin Central School District for construction after the school district received severe damage during Tropical Storm Lee. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced... Read More.

No Injuries in Owego-Apalachin School Bus Fire

A fire occurred on an Owego Apalachin school bus yesterday afternoon at the intersection of Lisle and Patton Roads. One student and the driver were on board when the fire broke out, but both made... Read More.

Nicole Mathewson Remembered At OFA Vigil

Last Monday, Nicole Mathewson was found dead inside her home in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The 32-year-old was an Owego native, who moved to Lancaster County to teach at Brownstone Elementary School. Two men were arrested for... Read More.

OFA Students Sign ‘Eyes Forward’ Pledge

A group of Students at Owego Free Academy asked their classmates to put their phones down and keep their eyes on the road. Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) kicked off its Eyes Forward campaign... Read More.

Hearing Scheduled on Veteran’s Tax Exemption

OA Schools has scheduled a public hearing on the topic of the Veterans' Tax Exemption. The public hearing will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 19, in the large-group instruction hall (LGI), which is... Read More.

Steps Being Taken for Harmony Garden Project

The Harmony Garden Project is a new initiative taking place at Owego Free Academy looking to teach children to lead healthier lives. Ken Williams of W&W Nursery and Garden Center in Apalachin is working... Read More.