Riding for recovery in Wayne County

Riding for recovery in Wayne County
A Wayne County Endowment Grant provided a group of Bridges for Brain Injury members the opportunity to participate in Hippotherapy, or adaptive horseback riding. According to a press release from Bridges for Brain Injuries, 10 members were able to take weekly lessons at the Hillrise Equestrian Center in Walworth. “It’s been 40 years since I’ve ridden a horse. It helps... more

Wayne advances to Class B football final; Penn Yan, ER/Gananda fall in Class C semis

Wayne advances to Class B football final; Penn Yan, ER/Gananda fall in semis
Wayne Eagles junior Logan Lovelse recorded the game-sealing interception with 1:17 to play in the Section V Class B football semifinals as Wayne (8-1) scored 24 unanswered points to defeat Livonia (7-2). Senior Logan Blankenberg had four catches for 122 yards and a touchdown and Eagles QB Grayson Zenelvoic was 11-for-19 passing for 221 yards, one touchdown, two passing 2-point... more

Wayne’s Zenelovic brothers continue tradition of working together

Wayne’s Zenelovic brothers continue tradition of working together
Grayson Zenelovic is in his second season as Wayne High School’s quarterback, a position he assumed after his older brother, Braeden, suffered a broken foot early last season. “It was kind of nerve-wracking. I don’t usually get nervous for games but him being hurt, I knew I had to step in for him,” Grayson said. He’s a great quarterback so... more

Deputies: Car flips multiple times on Rt. 350 in Walworth

Deputies say one person was transported to Rochester General Hospital after a rollover accident on Route 350 in Walworth. The accident happened Wednesday around 9:30 am, according to deputies. They say Nathan R. Karause, 34, of Webster was traveling north on Route 350 when he lost control of the vehicle – striking an embankment, and flipping it multiple times. Krause... more

UPDATE: Barn housing rescue chickens in Walworth destroyed by fire (photos)

A barn was destroyed after a fire in Walworth, according to officials, after a structure fire was reported during the early-afternoon hours. Several structures around it were partially damaged, as well, according to those reports. The fire broke out on Route 350 between Plank Road and Atlantic Avenue. The owner of the property said that the barn was used as... more

Victor man leads deputies on pursuit through Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says a late-night pursuit on Sunday resulted in a number of charges, and moved through three different communities around 10 pm. Deputies say Anthony J. Tiberio, 31, of Victor passed a marked patrol car with mounted license plate readers, which activated an alarm for a stolen vehicle from Ohio. Tiberio failed to stop for patrols... more

Two airlifted to different hospitals after head-on crash in Wolcott; four seriously injured

Deputies say the investigation of a personal injury motor vehicle accident that occurred on Ridge Road in the Town of Wolcott is underway. On Saturday at about 6:28 pm a vehicle, operated by Liborio McCauley Jr., 23, of Walworth and his passenger Edward Leno, 41 of Savannah were traveling east on Ridge Road in the Town of Wolcott. Deputies say... more

Ontario woman killed in Walworth rollover accident

A fatal one-vehicle accident that happened in the Town of Walworth around 5:04 pm on Tuesday is under investigation, according to deputies. Cynthia L. Scheltz, 45, of Ontario was traveling north on Tiffany Road when her vehicle left the roadway, struck an embankment and went airborne – before landing on its roof. Deputies say Scheltz was pronounced dead at the... more

Cuomo urges commission to maintain Lake Ontario outflows to avoid flooding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo hopes the International Joint Commission reconsiders its plan to decrease Lake Ontario outflows beginning Friday. At 1 a.m., outflows will decrease from 8,950 to 8,550 cubic meters per second. Frank Bevacqua, a spokesperson for the International Joint Commission, said the reduced outflows coincide with the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway navigation season. But Cuomo is concerned... more

Walworth woman arrested after hit and run in Lyons

Sheriff Barry Virts says deputies were called to State Route 31 in Lyons for a reported hit and run accident where a female driver left the scene on Thursday. As result, deputies arrested Ashley E. Brown, 29, of Walworth. Upon investigation she was reported to have backed into a vehicle — fleeing the scene. She was located at Wayne Behavior... more

Dam floodgates to open to drain excess Lake Ontario water

Floodgates are being opened at a New York Power Authority dam in Massena to spill excess water from Lake Ontario into the Saint Lawrence River. The gates at Long Sault Dam are scheduled to open at 7 a.m. Monday. The power authority says there will be rapidly changing river flows downstream. Outflows from Lake Ontario are established weekly by the... more

VIDEO REPLAY: Section V State Play-In games at Rush-Henrietta as Lyons faces Northstar & Wayne battles Irondequoit

On Wednesday night at Rush-Henrietta, FL1 Sports presented a doubleheader featuring the Section V Class C State Play-In Game between Lyons and Northstar Christian followed by the Class A Play-In Game between Wayne and Irondequoit. The winners advance to the NYSPHSAA tournament and the Far West Regional Game. Jim Sinicropi and Kevin Sharp had the call live on FL1 Radio... more

EAGLES FLY WEST: Clyde-Savannah tops Prattsburgh; Lyons & Wayne fall at Rush-Henrietta

The Clyde-Savannah Golden Eagles are the last men standing in the Wayne-Finger Lakes as they defeated Prattsburgh 76-69 in Penn Yan on Wednesday night in the Section V Class D State Qualifier. Clyde led by just 1 point at halftime and the game was tied in after three quarters. The Golden Eagles pulled ahead in the final period to punch... more

Walworth mom accused of striking son with belt multiple times, charged with assault

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts reports the warrant arrest of a Walworth woman for third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. Lina M. Lopez, 43, of Walworth was arrested by deputies following an investigation into a reported domestic incident at her home where she struck her fifteen year old son with a belt several times causing minor injuries.... more

At Capitol dinner, Katko asks Tillerson for help with Lake Ontario water levels

It was a chance encounter, but it may be the first step in revisiting a water management plan affecting communities along Lake Ontario in U.S. Rep. John Katko’s district. Before President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, Katko went to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s office in the Capitol for dinner. It was an informal gathering. The... more
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