Free community dinner Wednesday at Brasher United Methodist Church
BRASHER FALLS -- The United Methodist Church will hold a free community dinner Wednesday, Dec. 19 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
The menu will include ham and scalloped potato casserole.
Lisbon Hepburn Library to host Santa tonight; free books to be handed out to first 35 children
LISBON -- The Lisbon Hepburn Library will be hosting Santa and reading Christmas stories Monday, Dec. 17 from 6 to 7 p.m.
Santa will be handing out free books to the first 35 children who attend.
For more information contact Michelle at 393-0111.
Knights men's basketball down St. Joseph's, 71-70
Rutland, VT - Another last minute shot from Marques Charlton (Deer Park, NY) provided the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team to extend its winning streak to three games by the smallest of margins, as the Golden Knights defeated the College of St. Joseph (VT) 71-70.
Mrs. Linda A. (Murray) Folsom, 69, passed away on December 13, 2012 in the comfort of her home surrounded by the love and support of her family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop.
Linda was born in Potsdam on November 20, 1943, daughter of the late George and Wilda (Dillabough) Murray. She was raised and educated locally, graduating from St. Lawrence Central. On November 22, 1963 she married Robert Folsom. Robert passed away on February 14, 2004.
Christmas Carolers from Claxton-Hopburn Medical Center operating room staff shared seasons greetings in Ogdensburg Saturday night. 'Horsepower' was provided by Tim Flack of Lisbon. C. Brandy photo.
North Country roads could be slippery as forecast predicts more rain for St. Lawrence Valley; M-W Central delays opening
The National Weather Service in Burlington is warning of mixed precipitation until early this afternoon in the St. Lawrence Valley, and temperatures near freezing could result in icy and slippery conditions for walking and driving.
Madrid-Waddington Central is the only schools so far that has announced a delay in opening today, by two hours.
Snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible, expected to be intermittent through the morning.
North Country Savings adds $15,000 to Remington Museum’s centennial campaign
OGDENSBURG -- North Country Savings Bank (NCSB) presented the second installment of the bank’s $15,000 pledge to the Frederic Remington Museum’s centennial campaign recently.
Branch bank manager Mindy McNamara, at left, presented the check to Debra Ormasen, senior account and finance manager, and Ed LaVarnway, executive director.
Norfolk-Norwood Figure Skating Club drawing for raffle prize Dec. 18
NORFOLK -- The Norfolk-Norwood Figure Skating Club is selling raffle tickets for a brand new Zuca skating bag. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for 6 tickets.
The drawing will be held on Dec. 18.
All proceeds will benefit the Norfolk-Norwood Figure Skating Club.
For tickets or more information contact Tonya Young, 244-0354 or [email protected].
Potsdam Museum's Victorian Christmas exhibit on view through Dec. 22
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Public Museum Victorian Christmas display will remain up until Dec. 22. The display, open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., focuses on seasonal traditions dating back to the reign of Queen Victoria from 1837 to 1901. Traditions from the Victorian era include gift giving, the Christmas tree, Christmas dinner with family, charity, sending holiday cards, and many stories and toys for children.
Ann K. Merrill, 83, of Canton passed on Saturday, December 15, 2012, peacefully with her children by her side. Arrangements are with the O’Leary Funeral Service of Canton.
Surviving Ann are a son, Alan Merrill and wife Vickie of Canton; a daughter, Debbie Merrill; granddaughters Colleen and Ciara of Newburyport, MA; a brother, Joseph Kenyon and wife Kathy of Canton; a sister, Gladys Lurel and husband Michael of Washington, DC; and several nieces and nephews.
Two sisters, Irene and Helen; and a brother Leo predecease her.