Saints women storm past Clarkson in second half of lax, win 13-5
The St. Lawrence University women's lacrosse team used a six-goal run in the second half to knock off Clarkson University by the score of 13-5 on Tuesday in Potsdam, NY. Junior Brigid Hurley led all scorers with four goals for the Scarlet and Brown, while senior co-captain Paige Powell made nine saves.
Follow Clarkson lacrosse over the internet
Listen to Wednesday's Clarkson University Men’s Lacrosse game between the Golden Knights and archrival St. Lawrence live on the internet, broadcast by 99 Sports – WPDM-Am 1470/WSNN-FM 99.3. The Liberty League game time is 4:00 p.m. from Hantz Turf Field.
Clarkson owns a 7-3 overall record and is 1-2 in Liberty League play. The Saints enter Wednesday's game with an 8-1 mark and 2-1 slate in the conference.
Mr. Patrick Angus Chubb, 86, of 66 Helena Road, peacefully passed away early Tuesday morning, April 10, 2012 at his home under the loving care of his family and Hospice.
Pat was born March 31, 1926 in Hogansburg, the son of the late Louis and Josephine Garrow Chubb. He attended schools in Hogansburg. On April 18, 1949, he entered the US Army, serving his country in Europe as a chef and a mechanic. He was honorably discharged on October 1, 1954 as a Corporal. On October 28, 1961, he married Yvonne Skeeters at the St. Regis Catholic Church with Rev. Michael Jacobs, celebrating.
Leonard Allen "Alkie" Wilkins died Monday evening, April 9, 2012. He was born June 16, 1926 in Milrush, Ontario the son of George and Eva (Martin) Wilkins, and came to Massena when he was very young.
At 18 years of age he volunteered for military duty and was assigned to the 32nd Infantry's Red Arrow Division as part of General MacArthur's Pacific Campaign. In May 1945 he fought in the 119 day battle in Caraballo Mountains to secure the strategically important Villa Verde Trail that ultimately led to victory in the Pacific.
Charles R. Harder, age 86, of Gouverneur, passed away on April 9, 2012 at the United Helpers Maplewood Nursing Home in Canton where he had resided since July 2011.
Charles was born on November 22, 1925 in Elmira, to the late Arthur A. and Elizabeth (McCann) Harder. He attended school at North Side High in Corning, NY then entered into the United States Navy on March 28, 1944 serving in WWII until his honorable discharge on September 13, 1946.
Funeral services for 67 year old Robert J. “Bob” Senecal, will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood with Rev. Lee Sweeney presiding. Burial will be held in Riverside Cemetery, Norwood. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Thursday from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com.
Elections officials to open just one polling place per town in St. Lawrence County for GOP presidential primary April 24
One polling place in each township in St. Lawrence County will be open Tuesday, April 24 from noon to 9 p.m. for the Republican Party primary for candidates for president.
The candidates on the ballot will be Texas congressman Ron Paul, Georgia historian and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, and former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum.
Norfolk Fire Department elects officers; Darabon now chief
NORFOLK – Peter Darabon was elected chief of the Norfolk Fire Department recently at the annual department meeting.
Others elected include First Assistant, Greg Monroe; Second Assistant, Bill White; and Third Assistant, Richard Bump.
Rick Coller, Paul Devine and Adam Wilson were elected captains and Mike Seeber, Scott Garrow, Dennis Lavac, Kevin Reynolds, Pete Bodway and Pierre Lord were named lieutenants.
President is Mike Seeber, First Vice-President is Jason Clark and Second Vice-President is Kevin Reynolds.
'Misquoting Jesus' to be presented at St. Lawrence University April 12
CANTON – “Misquoting Jesus: Scribes Who Changed the Scriptures and Readers Who May Never Know,” a lecture at St. Lawrence University Thursday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Eben Holden, St. Lawrence University, will be given by Bart D. Ehrman, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, a leading authority on the Bible and the life of Jesus.
Monthly smorgasbord suppers resume in Russell starting April 12
RUSSELL -- Russell United Methodist Church, 28 Pestle St., will resume its smorgasbord suppers on the second Thursday of each month, beginning April 12 at 5 p.m.
The menu consists of chicken and biscuits, scalloped potatoes, meatballs, goulash, baked beans, macaroni and cheese, meatloaf, macaroni and potato salads, coleslaw, tossed salad, deviled eggs, pies and banana split cake.
The cost is $6.