A scheduled Wednesday appearance in court by Michael Roque, the suspect in a fatal stabbing at Binghamton University, was cancelled Tuesday afternoon. A hearing had been scheduled to review Roque’s plea bargain. In a brief statement, prosecutors say the judge in the case will... Read More.
State Senator Fred Akshar continued his district-wide “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program by recognizing students at four Tioga County schools - Tioga Central, Waverly, Spencer Van-Etten and Candor. Each month, Akshar recognizes local students selected by their school districts, who have shown great leadership,... Read More.
In Girls Volleyball, Owego Free Academy defeated Red Hook 3-0 to win their regional semi-final. Owego will travel to Section I on Saturday November 10th to play the Ardsley Panthers in the regional championship. Owego won the first set 25-8, the second set 25-15,... Read More.
The man who fatally shot two people at a Tallahassee yoga studio has tied to the Southern Tier. 40-year-old Scott Beierle appears to have been a student at Vestal High School. He also attended Binghamton University from 1997 to 2002, graduating with a political... Read More.
An autopsy indicates that the Binghamton University student found dead in his apartment last week probably died from a drug overdose. Police are still investigating but do not believe there was foul play involved, nor was the death a suicide. 21-year-old Like Stempa was... Read More.
The Maine-Endwell School District will be hosting a job Fair for current and former Maine-Endwell students. The event, called ‘Future Pathways to Success’ will be held November 14th from 5:30 to 7:30 at Maine-Endwell High School, 750 Farm-to-Market Road in Endwell. The school district... Read More.
Tioga has won the Section IV Class D high school football championship, defeating Greene by a score of 36-7. Tioga has now won the championship seven of the last eight years and two years in a row. Emmitt Wood was the MVP. Austin Lamb was... Read More.
The Vestal Police are investigating the unexplained death of a Binghamton University student. Sophomore Luke Stempa was found in his off-campus apartment on Wednesday night. Police say neither foul play nor suicide are suspected. An autopsy was conducted on Thursday morning. The results have... Read More.
There are three high school teams from Tioga County that will be playing in next weekend's playoffs. Owego will be at Maine-Endwell on Saturday, October 27th at 1:30 p.m. Waverly will play Newark Valley on Saturday, October 27th at 1 p.m. at Binghamton Alumni Stadium. Tioga... Read More.
SUNY Broome Volleyball is the Mid State Athletic Conference Champion! Prior to the start of the semi-final match, Brianna Kosinski, Paige Taylor and Mackinzie Mee were named to the All Conference Team and Coach Eddinger was named Coach of the Year. Paige Taylor is... Read More.