Jamestown Boys Varsity Basketball with Coach Drake

Jamestown Boys Varsity Basketball with Coach Drake

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke The last decade of boys Varsity basketball has seen Jamestown rise as a powerful force in Section 6, Class AA. The team has racked up countless league and section titles, gone to several state championships, and posted a winning season every year since the winter of 1988-89. Head coach Ben Drake, […]

Light Up the Night

Local Events and Community Members Spread Holiday Cheer with Light Displays

Light Up the Night

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke The holidays are a time for many things. They are a time for baking and gluttonous over-eating, a time for fretting over the perfect gift and catching the perfect sale, a time for frantically decking the halls before in-laws and out-of-town relatives arrive by the carful. Amidst all that chaos, […]

Falconer Varsity Wrestling with Coach Wilcox

Falconer Varsity Wrestling with Coach Wilcox

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke At the onset of their wrestling season, the Varsity Golden Falcons are poised for success: they’ve got a strong coaching team, wrestlers in 13 out of the 15 weight classes, and a defending state champion on the roster. Head coach Drew Wilcox opened up to the Jamestown Gazette about the mental […]

JCC Women’s Basketball with Coach Wells

JCC Women’s Basketball with Coach Wells

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke Travis Wells has spent twenty years coaching basketball at Jamestown Community College. This year, in his second year as head coach of the women’s basketball team, he sits down to talk with the Jamestown Gazette about his team’s 1-3 record season (at the time of press), his game play strategies, and […]

Lakewood YMCA Set to Host 16th Annual Amy King Run

Lakewood YMCA Set to Host 16th Annual Amy King Run

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke November is a time for tradition. It is the time of the harvest, the time of homecomings, and the time of a ritual overeating shared fondly with family and friends. But for the village of Lakewood, November also marks one more cherished tradition: the Amy King Run, a tribute to […]

Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet Prepares for Annual Nutcracker Ballet

Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet Prepares for Annual Nutcracker Ballet

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke At a time when most people are still binge-eating leftover Halloween candy and stubbornly refusing to part ways with wrinkled jack-o-lanterns, the students of the Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet (CRYB) are already seeing visions of sugar plum fairies. In fact, CRYB dancers have been in the holiday spirit since mid-September, […]

Southern Tier Xpress with Coach Ramm

Southern Tier Xpress with Coach Ramm

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke The Southern Tier Xpress, Jamestown’s NA3HL ice hockey team, has charged into their season against some tough competition. At the time of press, their record stood at three wins and eight losses, with a long season ahead to improve and compete. Head coach Brian Ramm sat down with The Jamestown Gazette […]