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Ticonderoga students to get a chance to make national spelling bee

 For the first time in the history of Ticonderoga Middle School, three students will have the chance to make it to the biggest stage of spelling bee.

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Ticonderoga Distinguished Young Woman program planned for April

For more than 50 years, young women in the senior class at Ticonderoga High School have had the opportunity to participate in the Distinguished Young Women (and formerly Junior Miss) scholarship program.

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Ticonderoga students reconnect with former exchange classmate

 Last year, Laura Pérez Maquedano walked through the hallways of Ticonderoga High School as a foreign exchange student.

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Burbank earns three awards at state DYW event

Ida, Ryan, Lavin also participate

 A trio of local seniors made their way to Albany for the annual Distinguished Young Woman state program Jan. 10.

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Geography Bee held at Ticonderoga Middle School

The Ticonderoga Middle School recently held the 2015 Geography Bee contest on Wednesday, Dec. 17.

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College for Every Student search for schools

A national nonprofit, College For Every Student (CFES), is searching for five schools to participate in a high-impact program that will help low-income students become college and career ready.

McKiernan makes Dean’s List

Educational Honors

Treadyway makes Dean’s List

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ACAP after school program gets Adk. Marathon funding

The after school program at Schroon Lake Central School has seen some ups and downs over the past couple of years.

Pre-K registration announced

Parents who have a child born between Dec. 2, 2010, and Dec. 1, 2011, will be eligible to attend the Pre-Kindergarten Program.

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Three year ‘Adirondack Moose Study’ underway

RAY BROOK — The research project launched to study the moose population in the Adirondacks is just getting started. Regional Wildlife Manager, Ed Reed, explained what the study hopes to do and what steps will be taken in the near future.

Local school districts team up for Stand Up for Upstate Schools program

HESTERTOWN — Almost five years ago, the GAP Elimination Adjustment was instituted to balance New York State’s budget, taking away state aid from public schools and municipalities. Now that that state has a surplus, these funds still have not been restored. To address this and educate the community of its impacts, all 31 school districts in the region have joined together to create “Stand Up for Upstate Schools,” an advocacy event to be held on Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. at Saratoga Springs High School.

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Moriah Elementary students celebrated for '25 book club'

It was a big day for second grader Payton Gangi, a culmination of hard work and dedication, taking the extra time to sit down at home and read a good book.

Treadyway makes Dean’s List | On Campus

Heidi Treadyway of Menands, daughter of Lemuel and Susan Treadway of Moriah, has been nmaed to the Dean’s List at Bryant & Stratton College.

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Moriah family focused on helping others after lawsuit win

“We wanted to seek justice for our son (Joshua) and we wanted to hold a large company like that accountable,” Lori Drake said. “But we really wanted to raise awareness for families where they may be considering something like this as a treatment for their children or themselves. We are hoping we can get away from the monetary part.”