Senator Fred Akshar visited three more local schools this week to continue his “Akshar's All-Stars” district-wide student recognition program. Each month, Senator Akshar recognizes local students selected by their school districts in the 52nd Senate District who have shown great leadership, compassion, school spirit or... Read More.
During the second day of his trial for attempted rape, a Waverly resident entered a guilty plea. 37-year-old Wayne Wood will receive a sentence of ten years for the May, 2017 incident. He will also be sentenced to ten years post-release supervision. Wood was... Read More.
Governor Cuomo has announced that $9.7 million has been awarded to 12 Southern Tier municipalities in his Restore New York Communities Initiative. The funds are intended to reinvigorate downtowns and generate new economic opportunities. Statewide, $81 million was awarded. Among the projects are: Village of... Read More.
A Waverly couple has been arrested following an investigation into allegations of child abuse. 31-year-old Amber McDuffie has been charged with felony Assault and two counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child. McDuffie is alleged to have caused a serious physical injury... Read More.
Village elections were held on Tuesday, and Owego will have a new Mayor. Moving Owego Forward Party candidate Mike Baratta defeated incumbent Steve May by only 9 votes. 578 ballots were cast. 264 went to Baratta, 255 to May, and People’s Voice... Read More.
Waverly Police have announced the arrest of two people following a traffic stop on Chemung Street in the Village last Monday. 43-year-old Ronald Giggee and 30-year-old Kimberly Shaffer were charged with felony Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, and a misdemeanor Possession charge. They... Read More.
Athens School District: 2 Hour Delay Binghamton School District: Closed Today Broome County Catholic Schools: Closed Today Broome-Tioga BOCES: Closed Today Candor School District: Closed Today Canton School District: 2 Hour Delay Central Baptist Christian Academy: Closed Today Chenango Forks School District: Closed Today Chenango Valley School District: Closed Today Deposit... Read More.
The boil water advisory in Waverly was lifted Tuesday at about 12:45PM. The advisory was due to a water main break at Waverly Street and Clinton Avenue that occurred last Friday. People living on Clinton Avenue from Lincoln Street to Waverly Street were affected.... Read More.
A boil water advisory in Waverly will remain in effect until at least Tuesday. A Friday morning water main break on Waverly Street and Clinton Avenue is the cause of the advisory. People living on Clinton Avenue from Lincoln Street to Waverly Street are... Read More.
New York State Troopers responded Sunday to a report of a driver menacing with a gun on I-88in Bainbridge. Responding troopers were advised that the driver had been driving recklessly, displayed a handgun at the complainant’s vehicle as he passed them, and continued to... Read More.