Category: Ovid

South Seneca CSD copes with long-term shutdown, as financial implications loom across NYS

South Seneca CSD copes with long-term shutdown, as financial implications loom across NYS

– By Josh Durso South Seneca Central School District is in the midst of an historic, long-term shutdown. The kind of which no one has any memory of experiencing – faculty or students. Superintendent Stephen Zielinski, who has led the district for ... MORE
Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

– By Josh Durso Social distancing comes with a lot of challenges. People are social creatures, so they crave interaction. During a pandemic like the one impacting most of the globe – Governor Andrew Cuomo called on mental health professionals across New ... MORE
Seneca Falls Country Club (Billboard)
Sheriff reports Ovid man killed by drunk driver in Waterloo overnight

Sheriff: Ovid man killed by drunk driver in Waterloo

Sheriff Tim Luce says his office was called to a two-vehicle crash on Burgess Road in the town of Waterloo during the overnight hours. Sadly, a utility worker alongside the road died in the crash. Luce says 29-year-old Jon Lamere, of Waterloo ... MORE
Union officials say officers hurt at Willard Drug Treatment Center after incident

Union officials say officers hurt at Willard Drug Treatment Center after incident

Union officials with the New York State Correctional Officers & Police Benevolent Association say two officers and a sergeant were hurt at a state facility last week following an altercation with an inmate. The union says the incident unfolded at the Willard ... MORE
W-FL Friday: Wayne captures 3rd straight East title; Pal-Mac girls top Waterloo in Valentine’s thriller

W-FL Friday: Wayne captures 3rd straight East title; Pal-Mac girls top Waterloo in Valentine’s thriller

The Wayne Eagles captured their third consecutive Finger Lakes East title with a 20-point home win over the Penn Yan Mustangs on Friday night. Tyler Reynolds scored a game-high 30 points to lead the way for the Eagles. On the girls side, ... MORE
WEBCAST REPLAY: South-end rivalry renewed as Romulus visits South Seneca (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: South-end rivalry renewed as Romulus visits South Seneca (FL1 Sports)

One of the best local rivalries in girls high school basketball renews on Wednesday night in Ovid as the Romulus Warriors invade the Jack Guinan Gymnasium to take on the South Seneca Falcons. Both programs have brought state championships back to the ... MORE
W-FL Thursday: Kenyon’s 40-point senior night explosion not enough to stop Mynderse

W-FL Thursday: Kenyon’s 40-point Senior Night explosion not enough to stop Mynderse (final league standings)

There were just two games on the final night of the regular season across the Wayne-Finger Lakes. On Senior Night in Ovid, South Seneca’s Matt Kenyon erupted for 8 first half three-pointers to open up a double-digit lead against visiting Mynderse Academy ... MORE
Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County

Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County

The debate about sharing sales tax revenue received a shot of life at Tuesday's meeting of the Government Operations Committee in Seneca County. The supervisors have long-wrestled with the notion of sharing sales tax revenue with towns and villages. Supervisor Kyle Barnhart, ... MORE
TRAVEL ADVISORY: Sheriff Luce asks motorists to avoid travel until 9 a.m. on Saturday

NO UNNECESSARY TRAVEL: Sheriff Luce expands advisory for Seneca County motorists

Sheriff Tim Luce has upgraded the travel advisory issued earlier to a no unnecessary travel advisory. It doesn’t restrict travel, and roads remain open at this time – but travel is discouraged. “It is recommended that citizens do not engage in unnecessary ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Sue Cerincione, the Ovid Big M & Valentine’s Weekend (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Sue Cirencione, the Ovid Big M & Valentine’s Weekend (podcast)

Sue Cirencione has recently taken over ownership of the Big M in Ovid, the same business her father owned until 2014. Sue is in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Josh Durso to talk about it and preview the Valentine’s Day Weekend ahead in ... MORE
Discovery changes make for difficult work in local courts

Seneca supervisors hear how discovery changes are impacting local courts

On Tuesday a local judge was back before the Seneca County Board of Supervisors requesting additional funding to deal with changes that stemmed from the bail reform initiative passed into law in 2019 ... MORE
Police: Ovid man charged with aggravated harassment after warrants discovered during traffic stop

Police: Ovid man charged with aggravated harassment after warrants discovered during traffic stop

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of Christopher Clemenson, 37, of Ovid following a traffic stop on Cayuga Street. Police stopped Clemenson for a traffic violation. During that stop it was discovered that he had two active warrants for his ... MORE
High speed chase spanning two counties leads to rollover crash in Ovid

High speed chase spanning two counties leads to rollover crash in Ovid

Sheriff Tim Luce says his deputies helped the Geneva Police Department with a pursuit that occurred on January 16th around 2:45 a.m. Deputies were called to County Road 131 in the town of Ovid for a one-car crash. They say that police ... MORE
Waterloo woman leaves scene of DWI crash with Fayette man, who was also charged with DWI

Waterloo woman leaves scene of DWI crash with Fayette man, who was also charged with DWI

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on January 19th at approximately 2:31 a.m. deputies responded to the area of County Road 121 in the town of Fayette for the report of a car in a ditch. While deputies were on their ... MORE
Deputies: Waterloo man stole Go Kart, later sold it as his own in Seneca County

Deputies: Waterloo man stole Go Kart, later sold it as his own in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo man following a theft investigation that started on January 15th in Romulus. Deputies say that Timothy Tandle, 37, of Waterloo stole a Go Kart from a residence in the town of ... MORE