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Student charged in S-GI bomb threat incident

SPRINGVILLE—A 15-year-old Springville-Griffith Institute female student was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 17 for falsely reporting an incident after she admitted... more

Bomb threat forces school to evacuate

SPRINGVILLE— Students and faculty were evacuated from Springville-Griffith Institute High School after a written bomb threat was discovered Monday afternoon,... more

Timberwolves Community Alliance to offer adult-ed classes

CATTARAUGUS—The Timberwolves Community Alliance of Cattaraugus-Little Valley recently received board of education approval to offer adult education classes.... more

Hillcrest Avenue, Chestnut Lane issue under further review at Boston town boar

BOSTON—Appearing on the agenda at the Sept. 3 town of Boston board of trustees, for yet another meeting, was the continuing issue on Hillcrest Avenue at... more

WVCS futures committee looking to help improve entire community

WEST VALLEY—When West Valley Central School established their futures committee, their initial goal was to try and figure out ways to expand the school’s... more

Ashford board discussed proposed municipal water district

ASHFORD—The town of Ashford board met for their regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, Sept. 10, in which the progress on the potential municipal water... more

Collins board works to improve town emergency dispatch services

COLLINS—The town of Collins board of trustees approved a motion to authorize David Tessmer, town supervisor, to send a letter to the town of Evans advising... more

USDA dairy program will aid farmers in production cost

On Sept.2, the United States Department of Agriculture rolled out a new program to help dairy farmers through tough economic times. As part of the 2014... more

Gernatt, Menshel in primary race for town of Collins justice

COLLINS—Two candidates have put their hat in the ring for the town of Collins justice position. Incumbent Brian D. Gernatt, of Collins, and Denny Menshel,... more

Springville-GI board sets goals for improved district

SPRINGVILLE—The Springville-Griffith Institute board of education has set a brief overview of goals for the upcoming year. At the Sept. 2 meeting, the... more

WVCS board discusses new after-school program, athletics

WEST VALLEY—The West Valley board of education held its regularly scheduled meeting Monday, Aug. 25, in which a Boys and Girls Club program, an update... more

Springville board looks into transient merchant laws

SPRINGVILLE—Traveling merchants will have to follow a new set of regulations after the Springville board of trustees amended the village law surrounding... more

Common Core fitting in nicely at S-GI

SPRINGVILLE—With another school year just around the corner, teachers, students and administrators are getting ready to put down their bathing suits and... more

Public comment dominates S-GI board

SPRINGVILLE—The Springville-Griffith Institute board of education heard from a variety of community members at their Aug. 19 meeting. Ranging from student-athletes... more

WVCS to offer many new programs for upcoming year

With summer coming to an end, it’s almost time for students to go back to school in the coming weeks. West Valley Central School is no exception and will... more