November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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MCS, RCS have high hopes for hoops

Staff report TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More might be the battle cry of the Roxbury boys’ basketball team this winter. Only eight players strong, Roxbury hopes that teamwork is the fuel that powers the engine. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mollie Boatwright

Mollie J. Boatwright, 76, former resident of Margaretville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011 at the Advent Christian Village, Dowling Park, Florida. More...

Michelle MacNaught

Michelle Cassidy MacNaught, 21, left this Earth to be with the angels on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011. Michelle gracefully and courageously battled ovarian cancer for the past 13 months. More...

Kenneth Hill

Margaretville native Kenneth David Hill died on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011 in Easley, South Carolina. Kenneth was born in Margaretville, the only child of Robert Arthur Hill and the late Ruth Thompson Hill. More...

News

Yellowed Pages: November 23, 2011

10 YEARS AGO Wed., Oct. 10, 2011 Coach Palen Nets 400th Win—For the 400th time in his outstanding career, Margaretville boys’ soccer coach Pete Palen headed off the field last week to celebrate a victory. More...

New non-profit seeks big money to market region

By Jay Braman Jr. Shandaken based businessman Dean Gitter announced last week the creation of a non-profit organization devoted to marketing the Catskill Region. More...

MCS, RCS targeted for improvement

By Pauline Liu The Margaretville Central School District needs to improve its graduation rate and Roxbury Central School needs to improve its English Language Arts (ELA) performance scores for grades 3-8. More...