Lester Memorial United Methodist Church is a house of worship; a gathering place where congregants listen to and study God’s Word. It’s where family and friends can get together to rejoice in their mutual love of Jesus Christ. It is also where some come to find spiritual and emotional healing through a program the church has hosted for the last […]
As 2018 comes to a close, people are starting to think about that dreaded time of the year better known as tax season. Whether you get a refund, have to pay additional taxes, file early, or file at 11:59 p.m. on April 15, you will soon be gathering up supporting documents to file taxes. Lori Criswell, of Lori Criswell & […]
Oneonta native Lee Underwood stood in honor before President George Herbert Walker Bush’s casket as his body lay in state in the nation’s capitol earlier this month. Underwood’s duties spanned some five 30-minute segments for each of the two days. Underwood, in his 15th year in the Guard, began the position in the branch’s honor guard in July. Since then, […]
From left, life-long friends Wilburn Beavers, Leto Curl, and Gary Stansell – and the 1926 Model T Ford ton truck they rode in on – had a day on the town last week, triggering memories not only among themselves, but with everyone that saw them toddling good-humoredly down the streets of Oneonta in the T-Model that day. Mainly the back […]
Oneonta Elementary School third graders completed a service project just before Christmas break. Each student was asked to bring one item to donate to the Hope House, but they went above and beyond expectations and brought in more than 125 items.
6th Annual Holiday Decorating ContestClark Griswold Award – B&R Restoration & DecorBest Use of Theme – Tie: Provence and Kuttin KrewMost Creative – In Memory of Royce “Poppa” GargusMost Original – Miller’s Soda Shoppe/Main Street CoffeeBest Use of Merchandise – DD’s Place and Travelin’ withthe MouseMost “Oneonta” – Hammer’sPeople’s Choice – Vice Sports NutritionBest of Show – Amaryllis Garden ClubInnagural […]