Enchanted Mountain Distillery

Good Spirits: Friendly Banter & Specialty Liquor at Enchanted Mountain Distillery

Enchanted Mountain Distillery

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke An Irishman and an American walk into a bar. Only, there’s no punchline here. The Irishman is Mick O’Neill, the American is Matt Moore, and the bar they own – the newly established Enchanted Mountain Spirits Distillery – is no joke at all. Enchanted Mountain, which is located at 137 […]

Thunderbird Varsity Basketball with Coach Putney

Thunderbird Varsity Basketball with Coach Putney

Contributing Writer Cortney Linnecke The hallway bulletin board for the Varsity boys basketball team at Chautauqua Lake tells you everything you need to know about the team. Against a navy blue background, photographic cut-outs of each athlete float beneath a common banner: “One common goal…Last Team Standing.” Head coach Michael Putney says it’s this mentality […]

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 […]