Category: Orleans County

Residents get out the shovels to battle snow

Residents get out the shovels to battle snow

Check This Out- Photos by Tom Rivers MEDINA – A few inches of snow have fallen in Orleans County today, prompting residents to bring out their shovels and snowblowers. The top photo shows Phil VanKoughnet clearing his driveway of snow on Park Avenue in Medina. Mike Barnard clears out his driveway on Elm Street ...

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Holley grad eyes return to college court

Holley grad eyes return to college court

Please Share- Contributed Photo – Nicole Blackburn The Mary Baldwin College (Staunton, Va.) Fighting Squirrels basketball captain and last season’s MVP, Nicole Blackburn, wasn’t planning to spend the first 8 games of her senior season on the sidelines rehabbing her second knee surgery. But after ...

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Tapestry cagers down Medina; Albion bows

Tapestry cagers down Medina; Albion bows

Please Share- Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Medina’s Jalin Cooper puts up a shot as Tapestry’s Ramel Robinson tries for the block. The action took place during the Mustangs home court loss this evening. Pulling away with a key late third period scoring surge, Tapestry went on to defeat host Medina ...

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Holley ends victory drought; Kendall wins

Holley ends victory drought; Kendall wins

Check This Out- Snapping a long 25 game plus losing streak, Holley scored a basket in the final second to nip visiting Rochester Prep 54-52 this evening in a non league boys basketball contest. Holley pulled even at 52-52 on a free throw by Nick Schutz with nine seconds to go. The Hawks then scored the game ...

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2 plead guilty in County Court

2 plead guilty in County Court

Like This- Lyndonville woman sentenced to 9 months in jail for selling hydrocodone pills ALBION – Two people pleaded guilty to felonies in Orleans County Court this afternoon. One of the defendants opted to be sentenced right after her plea. Erlinda Rodriguez-Zuniga, 48, of South Lyndonville Road in Lyndonville ...

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Cause of Carlton fire undetermined for now

Cause of Carlton fire undetermined for now

Please Share- Photos by Tom Rivers CARLTON – The house owned by Dan and Rose Mawn is consumed by flames on Sunday evening. The house is located on Route 18 near the Carlton-Kendall townline. The extensive damage of the site has made it unsafe for fire investigators to go inside and try to identify the cause of ...

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Several inches of snow could be headed to Orleans

Several inches of snow could be headed to Orleans

Check This Out- Photo by Tom Rivers: Some of the holiday decorations in downtown Albion are pictured on West Bank Street, including a banner about Charles W. Howard, founder of a Santa Claus School in Albion. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for Orleans County, saying 8 inches of snow ...

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Tri County icers earn tie after wild 3rd period

Tri County icers earn tie after wild 3rd period

Like This- All of the scoring took place in the final period as the Tri County Midget hockey team battled to a 2-2 tie with Batavia today at Brockport. Tri County broke away from a scoreless deadlock when Patrick Ricker scored with 14 minutes remaining in the third period. It was a sea-saw battle the rest of the ...

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Fire destroys Carlton home on Route 18

Fire destroys Carlton home on Route 18

Share This- Many fire departments battle blaze Photos by Tom Rivers CARLTON – A house owned by Don and Rose Mawn is engulfed in flames this evening at 15542 Roosevelt Highway (Route 18). The address is near the townline for Carlton and Kendall, between Carr Road and Petersmith Road. Numerous fire departments ...

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