All posts by Neil Thompson

    • Schools Downgraded in Five Area Districts

      Low Performance Cited in Some Student Categories Four Wayne County School Districts, and one nearby Oswego County school district within the LAKESHORE NEWS readership area, were identified Feb. 26 by the New York State Education Department (SED)...

      • Posted March 2, 2016
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    • NR-W Falls to Wellsville In Section V Championship Rematch

      Wayne County Sheriff’s vehicles and four local fire departments escorted the North Rose-Wolcott boys basketball team from NR-W High School as the team left to face Wellsville at Blue Cross Arena in Rochester Tyler Norris handles the...

      • Posted March 2, 2016
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    • NR-W Mens Basketball Take WC League Championship

      Tyler Norris sinks a foul shot as the North Rose-Wolcott Cougars take on Clyde-Savannah. Elijah Durham and Garrett Hoyt look to box out. The NR-W Cougars work hard on the offensive end against Clyde-Savannah. Team Credits Good...

      • Posted February 16, 2016
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    • Voters Back Red Creek School’s New Track

      Red Creek’s $18,500,000 capital project was approved 209 to 45. “We’re very pleased. It was an eighty two percent majority, so that pretty much says it all,” said Red Creek Supt. David Sholes when asked about the...

      • Posted February 16, 2016
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    • 4 Compete for 3 Wolcott Village Trustee Positions

      Four candidates will compete for three Village of Wolcott trustee positions in the March 15 village election. Two four-year trustee positions, those held by Dan Smith and Robert Skinner, are up for election, plus the three-year vacant...

      • Posted February 16, 2016
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    • Early Warning Weather Detection

      This artist’s rendition shows what the Huron weather station will eventually look like. Contractor Steve Sgarlata, left, talks with David Van Fleet at the Town of Huron site where a weather station is under construction. David Van...

      • Posted February 10, 2016
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    • NR-W To Host Special Olympics

      NR-W student athlete in action at the 2015 Track and Field Meet in Marion. About 600 athletes from the schools of Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES will compete at North Rose-Wolcott Central School when it hosts Special Olympics Track...

      • Posted February 10, 2016
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    • Massive Oswego Fire Leaves Onion Farm Warehouse in Ruins

      These drone shots show devastation in the wake of the fire at Dunsmoor Onion Farm. Aerial photos from Shawn Cathcart Fire departments from throughout the region responded to a massive fire at Dunsmoor Onion Farm in Oswego...

      • Posted January 5, 2016
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    • Village of Wolcott Releases Police Records

      — Many Calls to Police Involve Reports of Suspicious Persons — The Village of Wolcott has released 15 village police reports in response to a LAKESHORE NEWS Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request, and the documents show...

      • Posted January 5, 2016
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    • Fair Haven’s Becca Hass Qualifies for Youth Olympic Games in Norway

      Becca Hass gets ready to take off during her first race day in Norway. Behind to cheer her on is her coach and father, Donald Hass Jr. Becca Hass heads downhill at the start of a race...

      • Posted December 23, 2015
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