The Village of Nichols will soon be able to enjoy Kirby Park--for the first time since the September 2011 flood. This week the Village Board discussed the re-opening of the park and the return of the Nichols-Tioga Little League for the start of baseball... Read More.
It was a successful opening weekend at Tioga Downs. The racing opened its 2011 racing season Saturday, in conjunction with the Kentucky Derby. Horse owners, drivers and trainers from all over the northeast came to Nichols to compete and over 11,000 fans were in... Read More.
Get your fancy hats and betting money ready because opening day of the harness racing season at Tioga Downs Racetrack and Casino is Saturday, May 7th. Tuesday night, folks got to enjoy some rather "wet" but still entertaining qualifying races to get ready for Saturday's... Read More.
To all residents of Tioga County, if you received damages to your residence (not out buildings or driveways), during the storms of last week, please contact the Tioga County Office of Emergency Management at 687-2023 to report this damage. We are trying to compile a... Read More.
The Sheriff's department is compiling a list of road closures in Tioga County. We will publish that list as soon as it is available.
With the March 15 payments taken and tallied, several of the marquee events scheduled for the 2011 Tioga & Vernon season have realized substantial increases. The popular Free For All early closers are up slightly and have again captured the best and most recognizable equine... Read More.
The son of a former Onondaga County Sheriff's candidate is in serious condition after being shot by state police Saturday night. Toby Shelley confirms that his son, 23-year old Joel Shelley of Marietta, was involved in a confrontation with police and was shot in the... Read More.
The unidentified driver of a gray Subaru was stopped somewhere on Route 34 between Waverly and Van Etten about 10:20 p.m Saturday. An officer reporting on the police radio said that he could see the driver drinking something after he stopped his car. About two minutes... Read More.