October 8, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Girls' soccer teams struggle to find the net; boys' teams add victories to win columns

By John Bernhardt The American economy is not the only slowdown to hit late September of 2008. Last week, in Delaware County soccer league play, area girls’ soccer teams experienced a slow down of a different sort. More...

Blue Devils break away in boys' soccer league

By John Bernhardt It was time for the Margaretville Blue Devils to set themselves apart from the pack in the Delaware League’s boys’ soccer race. More...

Andes boys', girls' soccer teams struggle to find stride late in season

A four-game slide has turned the Andes boys’ soccer season upside down. The Mountaineers lost two games last week to run their loss streak to four and even their record at 6-6. The Andes’ offense has struggled during the turnaround. More...

News

New teachers join Phoenicia faculty

By Jay Braman Jr. There are no less than six new teachers at the blackboards at Phoenicia Elementary School this fall. According to Principal Linda Sella there’s also a new lunch lady at the school. “We have four new teachers. Mr. More...

Fall Festival moves to D&URR for holiday

The 29th annual Belleayre Fall Festival has been moved to the area behind the Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville and will be held on Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 11 and 12. More...

Lark in the Park celebrates the Catskills

The Catskill Center and the Catskill Mountain Club have announced the Fifth Annual Lark in the Park celebration to be held October 4-13 in the Catskill Park and surrounding communities. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Arthur Smith

Arthur Nelson Smith, 73, passed away at home on Friday evening, Oct. 3, 2008. He was born on December 20, 1934 in Margaretville. He graduated from St. Lawrence in Canton where he was a member of the ROTC. He served in the U.S. More...