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Deputies: Macedon resident struck woman in face during altercation

Deputies: Macedon resident struck woman in face during altercation
An altercation led to assault charges for a Macedon resident, according to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies say 20-year-old Chelsey Nicole Jones, of Macedon was charged with assault after striking another female in the face during a physical altercation. She was charged with assault and issued an appearance ticket. The charges will be answered in Palmyra Town Court. more

Team-first culture rooted in service for Pal-Mac girls swim team

Team-first culture rooted in service for Pal-Mac girls swim team
Daunting workouts, fiery speeches and last-second victories are all staples in the story of any successful team; however, for the 2018 Palmyra-Macedon girls varsity swim team, it began with 22 girls holding shovels and pitchforks, surrounded by cows and horses. When coaches Christopher Oaks and Rebecca DeSol took over the team a decade ago, they wanted to build a selfless,... more

RED RAIDING STATES: Pal-Mac girls advance to state soccer tournament, Red Raider boys fall in qualifier

RAIDING STATES: Pal-Mac girls soccer advance to state, Red Raider boys fall in qualifier
It was a tale of two halves on Tuesday night for the Palmyra-Macedon girls varsity soccer team. The Red Raiders were flat in the first half. Then in the final 40 minutes, they were a completely different squad. In the end, Pal-Mac walked away with a 2-0 victory over the Dansville Mustangs in the Class B state qualifier match at... more

Manktelow, Comegys look to succeed Bob Oaks in Assembly

Manktelow, Comegys look to succeed Bob Oaks in Assembly
When the state Assembly convenes in January, it will be the first time in 26 years Wayne County will be represented by someone other than Bob Oaks. Lyons Republican Brian Manktelow and Palmyra Democrat Scott Comegys are vying to replace the retiring Oaks as the 130th District representative in the Assembly. Manktelow is a supervisor in Lyons, as well as... more

STOLEN IN THE NIGHT: Public asked to help ID suspects after UTVs disappear from Rt. 31 dealer

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Owners of Filer’s PowerSports, located on State Route 31 in Macedon is asking for the public’s help finding those responsible for stealing utility vehicles. They are even offering a reward to those who can help with information leading to an arrest. Anyone with information should reach out to local law enforcement. “I can’t believe I have to make this post,”... more

Deputies: Macedon man chased two with baseball bat during incident

Deputies: Macedon man chased two with baseball bat during incident
A 44-year-old Macedon resident was charged following an investigation into a disturbance, according to deputies in Wayne County. Leo Jones, 44, was involved in a verbal altercation involving two subjects – when he picked up a baseball bat and chased after them. Deputies say Jones was later located at his residence with the bat. Jones was charged with two counts... more

Palmyra-Macedon swimming impresses

Palmyra-Macedon swimming impresses
The Palmyra-Macedon girls swimming team hosted a double dual meet vs Marcus Whitman and Gananda Thursday afternoon. Marcus Whitman, who won the Finger Lakes League Title in 2017, was defeated by Palmyra-Macedon by a score of 92-80. Palmya-Macedon also beat Gananda 107-59. Marcus Whitman enjoyed a win versus Gananda, 102-59. 50 freestyle between host Pal-Mac, Marcus Whitman and Gananda this... more

Macedon couple prepares for rain-filled wedding day in Maui

A Macedon couple is preparing for heavy rainfall where they are staying in Maui as they prepare for Hurricane Lane. They are also putting the finishing touches on their wedding day. It’s the calm before the storm where Samantha Powers and her fiancé John Stanley are staying. “Everybody is outside for like 15 minutes and then it gets really crazy... more

Deputies: Macedon man breaks mailboxes, arrested days after assaulting elderly man

A man is facing charges after allegedly breaking two mailboxes in the Town of Williamson. Deputies say the incident happened on August 18 just after 11 p.m. Deputies arrested Kyle Quigley of Macedon on Friday. Quigley allegedly broke two separate mailboxes off of their posts. He was found walking down Ridge Road in the Town of Williamson on August 18... more

Tree falls through home, roads closed after strong storms in Wayne Co. (photos & video)

Storms packing a strong punch on Monday resulted in several downed trees, some scattered power outages, and a mess to clean up in parts of Wayne County. The Town of Ontario was particularly hard hit, where residents were picking up after a strong series of storms moved through between 3 and 4 pm. Downed tree limbs take down wires across... more

Macedon man airlifted after three-way crash near SR 96

Deputies say they were called to a multi-vehicle accident on County Road 6 near State Route 96 on Thursday around 9:26 am. They say Wayne A. Dunbar, 30, of Macedon entered Route 96 from County Road 6 – attempting to make a left turn and was struck by an SUV operated by Douglas C. Groover, 52, of Newark. Deputies say... more

Physical confrontation leads to charges for two Macedon men

Deputies say a pair of Macedon men were arrested on Tuesday following a disturbance on Lapham Street during the evening hours. Around 8:54 pm Raymond Durant Jr., 54, and Zachary S. Feldman, 29, both of Lapham Street were involved in a physical confrontation outside their residences. At one point, Feldman allegedly pointed an electronic stun gun at Durant, and in... more

Crash under investigation on Rt. 31 in Wayne Co.

An investigation is underway into a crash that happened on Route 31 in Wayne County on Friday. The accident happened near Canalside Drive in Port Gibson, between Palmyra and Newark. Reports indicate that one person may have been airlifted from the scene, but no official confirmation has come down from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, or New York State Police.... more

Unraveling the gas pump ‘card skimmer gang’

The complaints piled up, unsuspecting customers at gas pumps thought that using their credit cards was a safe way to fill up with fuel. Throughout the East Coast, a gang of ‘legal’ Cubans, believed to be working for drug cartels, placed sophisticated “card skimmers” inside fuel pumps. Once secretly installed in gas pumps, these “skimmers” allowed the gang members to... more

Butterfly Nature Trail Volunteers meet with Town of Macedon

After 6 ½ years, one of the Butterfly Nature Trail Volunteers is no longer able to mow the beautiful Butterfly Nature trail located in the Canal Park-Lock 30 area. We would like to thank our volunteer, who would like to remain anonymous, for his years in volunteering his services. He helped to develop and create such a beautiful trail and... more

Pal-Mac girls fall in state Class D semifinal

Victoria Ruffo scored five goals and Allie Berkery and Fiona Jones each netted a hat trick as Bronxville-I got its year-long wish to get another shot at a state championship. The Broncos, now 18-4, defeated Palmyra-Macedon 14-5 Friday in the Class D state semifinals at SUNY-Cortland. The Broncos, who fell in double-overtime in last year’s state championship, jumped out to... more
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