Play Ball!

Jammers Baseball Season Kicks Off This Week

Play Ball!

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Get ready for peanuts and crackerjacks, fly balls, and the seventh inning stretch: America’s favorite pastime is back in season. This week, the Jamestown Jammers kick off their 2017 baseball year with 7:05 p.m. home games versus the Saugerties Stallions on Thursday, the Geneva Red Wings on Saturday, and the […]

JCC Golf with Coach Swanson

JCC Golf with Coach Swanson

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke The golf team at Jamestown Community College had a rough start to the 2017 competitive year. For starters, the players were without a coach for the first few weeks of their season. Then there was the weather: persistent snow and cold rain kept them off the golf courses well into the […]

Memorial Day Parades Across the County

Memorial Day Parades Across the County

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Every year, Memorial Day is celebrated in many different ways. Some people congregate at cemeteries to trim gravestones with flowers, flags, and wreaths. Others host picnics, breaking out the grill for a red, white and blue barbecue. Still others buy or wear poppies to remember America’s fallen soldiers, a tradition […]

Boys Varsity Wolfpack Track & Field with Coach King

Boys Varsity Wolfpack Track & Field with Coach King

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke Five years ago, the school districts of Clymer, Sherman and Panama decided to join forces and create a merged track and field program. The coaches, the athletes, and the communities all came together as one and dubbed themselves “The Wolfpack.” They’ve been competing and winning meets ever since. At the head […]

Lady Trojan Softball with Coach Anderson

Lady Trojan Softball with Coach Anderson

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke Southwestern’s girls Varsity softball team is nearing its last several games of the regular season and they aren’t slowing down one bit. The team hit the ground running in back in March, racking up an impressive undefeated league record of 4-0 and an overall record of 8-1, at the time of […]

Flower Power

Master Gardeners to Host Annual Spring Fundraiser

Flower Power

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Chautauqua County may very well be a gardener’s paradise. It is home to miles of vineyards, where grapes hang heavy from vines; acres of farmland, neatly striped with corn and hay; and endless forests, huddling green and thick around the lake. With all the right natural resources and institutions for […]

Hog Wild BBQ

Hog Wild BBQ

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke A Jolly Roger may fly on the sign outside 140 W. Fairmount Ave. – the site of Lakewood’s newest restaurant, Hog Wild BBQ – but don’t be alarmed. Owner Dean Wells assures that they come in peace. Like other aspects of Hog Wild, this Jolly Roger logo demonstrates the attention […]

Start Your Engines!

Local Speedways Gear Up for Racing Season

Start Your Engines!

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke On any given weekend in this day and age, there is an endless stream of entertainment available: surf the Internet, catch a movie at the theatre, window shop at the mall. But not so long ago, there weren’t as many distractions to fill these moments of down-time. In those days, […]

Grand Opening! Sherwood Arts Complex

Bringing Culture, Community & Charity to Jamestown

Grand Opening! Sherwood Arts Complex

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Everyone knows the story of Robin Hood and Little John: two best friends who ban together to fight for equity, generosity and goodness. But that story is simply a legend, right? Not necessarily. Enter Vince Liuzzo and Justin Miller, better known as the Tree Guys, or as they like to […]