2009-01-30

Blue Devils shut down Airport



The Dreher Lady Blue Devils allowed just 11 points in the second half and cruised to a 49- 29 home victory over Airport on Tuesday, January 27. Shakeina Smith led the Blue Devils with 17 points and Tequila McNeal added 15 of her own. The Blue Devils made it very obvious early on who they wanted to handle the ball. […]

On the Erie Canal

Part 10: From the MOO to YOU!

Linda and Janice prepared a wonderful breakfast for the crew of the Fantessy docked in the Fairport marina. At 8:30 am the bridge over the Erie Canal lifted, and we cast off. An hour later, we arrived at Pittsford, a delightful village of about 1,500 people. It was only seven miles southeast of Rochester but, for all we knew, was […]

Students at Killian launch airplanes



Ready, set, go! Students in Julie Sheehan and Richard Handy’s math class at Killian Elementary launched airplanes as part of their standard and metric measurement study. Prior to the airplane activity, students used standard and non standard units to measure various objects in the classroom. Practice was given using rulers and tape measures. The class discussed jobs and careers that […]

BMS does well at All- State Orchestra auditions



Blythewood and Cardinal Newman compete in National Engineers Week Future City Competition



Grandma’s brag box



Tina Turner sings Happy Birthday to Justice



Photo by Pamela Edwards Justice Smith celebrated his birthday January 22 in Belgium, touring Europe with Tina Turner. Tina sang a special Happy Birthday to him at the end of the concert and had the audience of 12,000 join in. Justice said the experience was "Unbelievable!" The tour is now in Belgium after four concerts in Cologne, Germany, performing for […]

Tenhover sells lemonade to help rescue puppies



Many people these days see rescued dogs looking for loving homes, and their heart aches. They think, “I wish there was something I could do to help.” Thirteen- year- old Julia Tenhover did something about it. SQ Rescue is a charitable organization that has been rescuing dogs since 1980. Mary and Bill Escue, the owners of SQ Rescue, work to […]

Ellison’s 23 boosts Eagles



On Friday night, January 24, the Airport Eagle girls defeated the Brookland- Cayce Bearcat girls, 55- 43. Jessica Ellison led the Eagles with 23 points. The Bearcats had two players finish with double digit points. Taylor Vinson had 12 and Corteastia Taylor had 10. Airport took control from the start. Ellison hit two quick shots to give the Eagles a […]

Falcons flying to next level



According to former A.C. Flora Falcon head coach Robin Bacon, Conor Hozey has committed to play football for the U.S. Naval Academy next year. Hozey was a three- year starter and four- year letterman at linebacker for the Falcons. He finished with 278 tackles and was selected to the All- Region team twice. Hozey was also selected as A.C. Flora’s […]