UPDATED: Voters in the Owego Apalachin school district have approved the revised 2019-2020 budget. The plan was adopted by a vote of 1,281 to 786. The budget calls for spending $47.7 million and carries a 2.83% tax levy increase. ORIGINAL STORY: An important vote is... Read More.
Owego-Apalachin School District Superintendent Corey Green and School Board President Gene Cvik appeared on the WEBO Morning show Thursday to discuss the district's second attempt at getting a school budget vote passed for the 2019-20 School Year. The new budget shaves expenditures by approximately... Read More.
Sen. Fred Akshar completed the second year of his district-wide “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program on Friday by recognizing students at two Tioga County middle schools and a Union-Endicott Elementary School. At Owego Apalachin Middle School, Akshar recognized 8th grader Jace Riegel for exemplifying... Read More.
Voters in the Owego-Apalachin school district will head back to the polls next month to vote on a new budget. In late May, O-A voters rejected the first budget proposed by the board of education. The new spending plan will drop the proposed tax... Read More.
The Owego-Apalachin Board of Education will focus on financial matters this week. The school board will hold a special public budget workshop … that’s happening Monday evening at 6 p.m. at the OA district office. Members and administrators will discuss the next step after... Read More.
UPDATED: Owego-Apalachin officials released a statement Wednesday afternoon after a proposed budget was defeated at the polls Tuesday. The statement reads: "In response to the defeat of the 2019-2020 Owego Apalachin School Budget, which proposed a tax increase within the allowable NYS tax cap... Read More.
Students in Vestal High School’s International Baccalaureate classes have scheduled “community” action service projects at The Discovery Center and CHOW Warehouse in Binghamton from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Groups of students will be gardening, painting or otherwise getting The Discovery Center ready... Read More.
On May 22, 2019, Endicott Police responded to a 911 report of a male entering Union-Endicott High School with a gun. The subsequent investigation led to the arrest of 18-year-old Derrick Abney, of Binghamton, for one count of Making a Terroristic Threat, a class... Read More.
After-school activities resumed Wednesday afternoon at Union-Endicott High School after the building was locked down mid-day when two unauthorized individuals entered the school. Superintendent Suzanne McLeod said a lockdown was ordered at 12:20 p.m. due to what shae called "a potential threat." The lockdown... Read More.
The Union-Endicott high school went into lock down this afternoon after an intruder entered the building. The school entered the emergency phase during the noon-hour. Dr. Suzanne McLeod is the school superintendent. She said that at 12:20 p.m., a lock down was ordered due... Read More.