The Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers (CFTT) and the Waverly Rotary Club have announced Carrie Henry as the distinguished recipient of the 2024 Bill and Sarah Ransom Community Service Award.This prestigious accolade is bestowed upon individuals who exemplify the values of community service,... Read More.
The Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers and Rotary Club of Waverly are pleased to announce the 2022 recipient, Ralph Yanuzzi, who has been a devoted member of UNICO since its inception in 1967. He currently serves as the President of the Sayre chapter,... Read More.
(Owego, NY) - At the NYSCAA and NYSWDA Annual Conference held in Rochester on September 29-30, Bert Malmstrom was awarded the Weatherization Program Service Award, which recognizes an individual who has made the highest meritorious contributions to the families that are served by demonstrating... Read More.
Owego, N.Y. -- Tioga Opportunities, Inc.’s Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program has been awarded the 2022 USDA Gold Breastfeeding Award of Excellence by the Northeast Regional Office of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) of Food and Nutrition Service. The award was presented... Read More.
Maine, N.Y. -- Many people have heard of dodgeball, that perennial game of childhood gym classes and playgrounds where a rubber ball similar to a kickball is hurled through the air in an attempt to hit another person knocking him or her out of... Read More.
(Vestal, NY) - Binghamton University freshman forward Genevieve Coleman, a graduate of Owego Free Academy, has been named women's basketball America East Rookie of the Week. It marks the second time this season that she has earned the conference's weekly accolade.
(Barton, NY) - The Strong family of Stronghaven Farm in the Town of Barton donated its Dairying for Tomorrow Award to the Tioga Central School District to purchase $500 worth of portable cooling equipment to keep milk cold for students.... Read More.
Stronghaven Farm in the Town of Barton, Tioga County, has received a "Dairying for Tomorrow" honorable mention for its care and commitment to dairy farming excellence. Sponsored by American Dairy Association North East, the award recognizes the dairy farm for its efforts to protect... Read More.
APALACHIN -- Twice a month, the members of the nonprofit Apalachin Lions Club meet at Donoli’s restaurant in Apalachin to discuss activities to serve the communities of Apalachin, Campville and Little Meadows. The club's 65th year of service was quite a unique... Read More.
A former CHOICE 102 FM award-winner as "individual of the year" has announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for governor of Pennsykvania in the November 2022 election. Dr. Nche Zama, who received the CHOICE FM award in 2002 while on the... Read More.
Zone Sgt. Jason Cawley, of New York State Police Troop C, received a "Southern Tier Real Heroes Award" last week from the American Red Cross, for locating and safely rescuing a Candor man, who was stranded and making repeated 911 calls for 10 hours... Read More.
Fannie C. Hyde Charitable Trust has awarded $8,498 to Tioga Arts Council in order to create a Children’s Gallery Space and Zine Library in the rear portion of the TAC building at 179 Front Street in Owego.Overview Renovations will support the creation of two, new... Read More.