Category: Weedsport

Weedsport Central School faces new lawsuits as part of Child Victims Act

Weedsport Central School faces new lawsuits as part of Child Victims Act

Two more lawsuits have been filed against the Weedsport Central School District as part of the Child Victims Act, after they claim officials failed to protect them from sex abuse on district property. The complaints were filed under the look-back provision, which ... MORE
Weedsport man killed in Oneida County crash

Weedsport man killed in Oneida County crash

New York State Police say a Weedsport man was killed in a crash involving a classic vehicle in Oneida County on Saturday. It happened around 2 p.m. on Joslyn Road in Remsen. Police say Richard Palazzoli, 74, of Weedsport was traveling west ... MORE
Firefighters battle large blaze in Cayuga County (photos)

Firefighters battle large blaze in Cayuga County (photos)

No injuries were reported and all animals inside a home on Compton Road were safe after firefighters were called to a blaze on Saturday. Firefighters from Weedsport, Port Byron, Jordan, Throop, Sennett, and Auburn all responded. It’s unclear what prompted the fire, ... MORE
Weedsport mobile home destroyed by weekend fire

Weedsport mobile home destroyed by weekend fire

Firefighters were called to a structure fire at the Kenyon Landing Mobile Home Park on Saturday. The fire was reported around 2 a.m. at the Weedsport residence. Both occupants were able to escape without injury, but the structure is believed to be ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, News, Weedsport
Two ticketed after Seneca Falls ATV crash that resulted in one person being airlifted

Two ticketed after Seneca Falls ATV crash that resulted in one person being airlifted

Police say two people have been charged following an ATV crash in Seneca Falls on May 18th. The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that on Thursday the investigation into the May 18th ATV crash concluded. The operator was identified as 25-year-old Cody ... MORE
Weedsport holds virtual 2020 Athletic Awards ceremony

Weedsport holds virtual 2020 Athletic Awards ceremony

On Wednesday, Weedsport Central School District Athletic Director Zac Young was emcee for a virtual presentation of the school’s 2020 Athletic Awards ceremony. Below is a link to the complete ceremony video, a photo gallery of the standout Warrior athletes from the ... MORE
Two Cayuga students among inaugural SUNY scholarship winners

Two Cayuga students among inaugural SUNY scholarship winners

Two members of Cayuga Community College’s Class of 2020 are among 100 SUNY students to receive the inaugural Chancellor’s Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships. Cayuga’s Hannah Christopher and Shealyn Shattuck were named recipients of the highly selective award, which recognizes SUNY students ... MORE
Driver charged with DWI, reckless endangerment after going wrong way on NYS Thruway

Driver charged with DWI, reckless endangerment after going wrong way on NYS Thruway

Police say a North Syracuse driver was taken into custody after driving the wrong way on the New York State Thruway near Weedsport – forcing motorists off the roadway. Troopers spotted a vehicle around 10 p.m. on Friday traveling westbound in the ... MORE
Weedsport basketball, Skaneateles hockey seasons left incomplete

Weedsport basketball, Skaneateles hockey left to wonder what could have been

Two Cayuga County-area teams will be left wondering, “What could have been?” after the NYSPHSAA’s decision to cancel the remaining winter championships on Monday due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. There’s Weedsport boys basketball, the Section III Class C champion that was ... MORE
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Car collides with tree in Cayuga County before bursting into flames (photo)

First responders were called to a one-car crash during the mid-afternoon hours on Weedsport-Sennett Road near Sheppard Road. The car reportedly collided with a tree, then became engulfed in flames. A passerby shared this photo from the scene. First responders from Sennett ... MORE
Cayuga County, News, Weedsport
Weedsport boys end 40-year title drought with Class C final win over Cooperstown

Weedsport boys end 40-year title drought with Class C final win over Cooperstown

The last time Weedsport’s boys basketball team won a sectional championship was 1980. Warriors coach Jon Sgarlata wasn’t born yet. CNN had just launched on television. Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back was in theaters. That changed Saturday afternoon as Weedsport (22-2) ... MORE
In foul-filled sectional contest, Weedsport beats Westmoreland

In foul-filled sectional contest, Weedsport beats Westmoreland

t was choppy. It was often ugly. But style points matter little this time of year. Weedsport is happy to be moving on. The Warriors did enough to take down Westmoreland, 72-56, in a Section III Class C boys basketball first-round game ... MORE
CNY HOOPS NATION: Weedsport’s Josh O’Connor, Aiden Mabbett & Coach Sgarlata (podcast)

CNY HOOPS NATION: Weedsport’s Josh O’Connor, Aiden Mabbett & Coach Sgarlata (podcast)

Coach Will DuMont is back with a look at the first round of the Section III playoffs along with interviews with Weedsport Warrior standouts Josh O’Connor and Aiden Mabbett along with an interview with head coach Jon Sgarlata following their opening round ... MORE
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Former Weedsport mayor named in Child Victims Act lawsuit

A new lawsuit has been filed under the Child Victims Act in Cayuga County, and it accuses Boy Scouts of America, as well as the Weedsport Central School District of failing the student more than 40 years ago. The Auburn Citizen reports ... MORE
Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec scores 1,000th point, honors Gianna Bryant

Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec scores 1,000th point while honoring Gianna Bryant

Weedsport junior Suzie Nemec, surpassed 1,000 career points in the second quarter of the Lady Warriors win over Onondaga on Tuesday night after coming off of a 50-point performance last Thursday against Cato-Meridian, and a 41-point outburst the previous week at Port ... MORE