The Owego Apalachin School District took precautions to keep students and staff away from a drilling rig fire at the site of the new Owego Elementary school. According to OA Public Information Coordinator Stephen Jensen, the rig is on site for work on... Read More.
The Owego-Apalachin School District has announced that it will have to restart the bidding process for three construction bids to build the new Owego Elementary School. At the most recent board meeting, only one of the four expected bids were approved. The bids would... Read More.
The Family Reading Partnership in Owego looks to provide free books for children in the area, and a zumba event on Saturday at Owego Free Academy was the group's latest initiative to gather reading materials for the youngsters. The nonprofit held its first ever... Read More.
The Owego-Apalachin School District has announced that it is now accepting applications for its Universal Pre-Kindergarten program. The program is available to families living in the district. It's funded by the state to provide four-year-olds with a better foundation as they prepare for kindergarten.... Read More.
Community members and officials at the Owego-Apalachin school district learned at a board meeting last night that all site construction and groundwork at the new Owego Elementary is progressing as planned. The final bids from contractors for the construction of the school are due... Read More.
The Tioga County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of a staff member of the Owego-Apalachin School District. 45-year-old Amy Wales of Owego has been charged with Grand Larceny in the 2nd degree. Her arrest comes as a result of a 3-month investigation into... Read More.
Despite the weather conditions, officials for the Owego-Apalachin School District broke ground on the new Owego Elementary School Tuesday. After months of negotiations with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and a community vote last month, construction has officially begun. The school is expected to... Read More.
Construction has officially begun on the new Owego Elementary School. Officials say natural gas and water lines are now being relocated and crews recently began digging up topsoil from what will be playing fields adjacent to the new school. Once the ground is dug... Read More.
The Owego Free Academy girls swim and dive team will represent Section IV in 9 of 12 events at the State Championships today and Saturday at Ithaca College. Representing Owego will be Devon McFadden, Sam Kuchinski, Chelsea Angulas, Marissa Scott, Jamie Zielinski, Alexa Gault,... Read More.
Owego Free Academy senior Jill Silvanic signed a national letter of intent yesterday to play softball at Division I, St. Peter's in New Jersey. The signing took place in the OFA lobby. Jill is the daughter of Tom and Denise Silvanic of Owego.... Read More.