Malone Amvets congratulates Gabrielle Sansone, winner of the Amvets New York State Americanism Flag Coloring Contest for Kindergartners. Gabrielle is the daughter of John & Debbie Sansone of Morrisonville, and the great grand-daughter of Joyce Venery and the late Frank and Joan Sansone, …

After over 20 years of advocacy and volunteering for North Country senior citizens, Ruth Demarse has truly made her community a better place. Please join me in celebrating Ruth Demarse as a 2020 Women of Distinction under the category of Volunteerism.

The Malone Lodge of Elks -1303 held the elections of officers in February but due to the virus they could not have their banquet. New officers for 20-21 are: Ann Hall, Exalted Ruler; Justine Hastings, Leading Knight; Kelly Johnston, Loyal Knight; Devon Cook, Lecturing Knight; PER, Ken Harrig…

Students from St. Regis Falls received $5,000 from an anonymous donor. The following St. Regis Falls students were awarded the Anonymous Science Scholarships: Calista Fraser is attending SUNY Canton pursuing Mechatronics Technology Bachelor of Science degree, Mikalya Brockway is attending SU…

Devon is an orange and white neutered male 2 to 3 years old. He was found in Dickinson as a stray. Not fond of male cats or dogs. Would do best with a female cat or on his own. His last owners got a dog that he disliked very much, so he was brought back to the Cat Palace. Loves attention and…

Franklin County IDA, LDC meet

The Almanzo Wilder Homestead in Burke has opened for the summer season with tours by appointment and reduced days and hours. In response to COVID19 restrictions, tours are being offered to small groups that are traveling together with safety precautions in place at the site. Current hours ar…

The SeaComm Shirley J. Eagles scholarships are awarded each year to college bound students in memory of long time SeaComm employee Shirley Eagles, who lost her life in a tragic car accident in 2004. Winners are selected based on a wide variety of criteria including academics, volunteer servi…

POTSDAM-The following students have been named Presidential Scholars for the spring 2020 semester at Clarkson University:

Jayson Spaulding, son of Eric and Heidi Spaulding of Constable, graduated May 2020 Cum Laude from Ithaca College with Bachelor of Science degrees in Exercise Science and Medical Science. While at Ithaca College he played intramural soccer and club basketball. Jayson was a student intern at t…

This is Ally Cat- he is a light orange and white neutered male. He is 3-4 yrs old, he showed up as a stray to a home and would not leave, but the people had to give him to the Cat Palace. Ally Cat had a rough start in life and was very sick, but through that time he found in his heart to lov…

The following students received 2020 FA TRUSTEE SCHOLARSHIPS by - via streaming - by high school principal Brandon Pelkey:

Bubba is a very senior cats at 15 years old. Bubba is a neutered male. He is a beautiful creamy orange color with gorgeous golden eyes. He is our resident Persian. Bubba’s owner fell sick and had to go to a nursing home and he was brought to the Cat Palace to be able to find his furever home…

McKenna Spaulding, daughter of Tammie Spaulding and Al Montoya graduated May 2020 Magna Cum Laude from Dickinson College with degrees in Neuroscience, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry along with a Certificate in Health Studies. While at Dickinson College, she was on the women’s cross-count…

The SUNY Potsdam Class of 2020 was honored in an online ceremony and watch party on the traditional Commencement day, until the College is able to safely hold an in-person event honoring all of this year’s bachelor’s and master’s graduates at a later date.

The Northern Border PTECH program is housed at the North Franklin Education Center and is made up of students from Malone Central, Brushton-Moira, St. Regis Falls, Salmon River and Chateaugay Central.

Bangor Volunteer Fire and EMS recently held out annual letter campaign. With the funds raised, we were able to purchase an ELK Lifting Machine and a power stretcher. Appreciation is given to all the members and businesses of the Bangor and Brandon communities who made this fundraiser a success.