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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Fort Plain announces plans for Fourth on the Third event Posted Jul. 1, 2016 at 5:19 PM FORT PLAIN — The tradition of celebrating the
Fort Plain announces plans for Fourth on the Third event
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 3 hours ago
Posted Jul. 1, 2016 at 5:19 PM FORT PLAIN — The tradition of celebrating the Fourth of July the day before in the village of Fort Plain continues this weekend. The annual Fourth on the Third... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Local municipalities receive state funding for highways and roadstown of Ohio, $12,972 for the village of Dolgeville, $15,122.56 for the village
Local municipalities receive state funding for highways and roads
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted yesterday
town of Ohio, $12,972 for the village of Dolgeville, $15,122.56 for the village of Frankfort, $11,744.63 for the village of Fort Plain, $7,352.18 for the village of St. Johnsville, $34,101.88 for the town of Oppenheim and $23,477 for the town of... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Mang, Smith, Jordan Miller, Jack Miller register Royal winsSix area riders were among those claiming victories. Fort Plain's Spencer Mang
Mang, Smith, Jordan Miller, Jack Miller register Royal wins
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Six area riders were among those claiming victories. Fort Plain's Spencer Mang won all four of his motos to claim the wins in the 122-250 and 122-open amateur classes. B.J. Smith (188) leads Burt Wilson (537), Todd Cleveland (23) and Michael Ward... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
June 28 ScheduleAMERICAN LEGION BASEBALLWhitestown Post vs. Morris J. Edwards Post at Phillips
June 28 Schedule
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALLWhitestown Post vs. Morris J. Edwards Post at Phillips Field, Fort Plain, 6 p.m. Utica Post vs. Smith Post at RFA Stadium, Rome, 6 p.m. Oneida Post vs. New Hartford Post at New Hartford High School, 6 p.m. Sherril Post vs.... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Lisa Ann KadurKadur loved spending time with her family and friends. On September 28, 1985,
Lisa Ann Kadur
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Kadur loved spending time with her family and friends. On September 28, 1985, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Fort Plain, Lisa was married to Paul Kadur Jr. Her parents and sister, Bonnie Leach predeceased her. Lisa is survived by... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fort Plain hosts annual baseball campThe annual Fort Plain Baseball Camp began Monday at Phillips Field in Fort Plai
Fort Plain hosts annual baseball camp
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The annual Fort Plain Baseball Camp began Monday at Phillips Field in Fort Plain. It will continue through Friday. The camp is directed by Fort Plain baseball coach Craig Phillips, who recently won his second state title. Campers practice throwing... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Bus trip to national shrine plannedFORT PLAIN - The Altar Rosary Sodality of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in F
Bus trip to national shrine planned
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
FORT PLAIN - The Altar Rosary Sodality of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Fort Plain is sponsoring a bus trip to the National Shrine of the Divine Mercy in Stockbridge, Mass. on Aug. 26, a news release said. The bus is being provided by Brown... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projectsthe West Canada Creek. Motorists will encounter an eastbound lane closure throu
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
the West Canada Creek. Motorists will encounter an eastbound lane closure through July 8. MONTGOMERY COUNTY• Villages of Fort Plain and Nelliston: Bridge over the Erie Canal. Motorists will encounter a northbound lane closure controlled by a... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Area students named to dean’s listHill; David Wilday of Canajoharie; Makenzie Rickard of Canajoharie; Jacqueli
Area students named to dean’s list
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Hill; David Wilday of Canajoharie; Makenzie Rickard of Canajoharie; Jacqueline Fake of Dolgeville; Haley Kilmartin of Fort Plain; Kasey Mang of Fort Plain. To be named to the dean's list, a student must achieve an average of 3.0 to 3.99 for... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Area runners compete in Freihofer’s Run for WomenAmsterdam's Katarina Everhardt was the top local finisher, placing 179th overal
Area runners compete in Freihofer’s Run for Women
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Amsterdam's Katarina Everhardt was the top local finisher, placing 179th overall with a time of 23:08. Fort Plain's Stacy Merchant (23:32) was 197th, Caroga Lake's Lynne Delesky (23:53) was 216th, Fultonville's Tracy Yurkewecz (25:12) was 309th and... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Amsterdam’s Russell wins Lexington 5k Run22:12, 15. Bonnie Vanpatten (Gloversville) 22:21, 16. Meghan Montenson 22:36, 1
Amsterdam’s Russell wins Lexington 5k Run
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
22:12, 15. Bonnie Vanpatten (Gloversville) 22:21, 16. Meghan Montenson 22:36, 17. Rebecca Conley 22:43, 18. Stacy Merchant (Fort Plain) 22:46, 19. Shawn Krutz (Gloversville) 22:59, 20. Josh Nails 23:06, 21. Tyler Allen (Broadalbin) 23:08, 22.... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fort Plain High School graduates 53her life. Being the third of her siblings to attend college, she plans on furth
Fort Plain High School graduates 53
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
her life. Being the third of her siblings to attend college, she plans on furthering her volleyball career she started at Fort Plain. Potter will be attending SUNY Cobleskill this coming fall and plans to peruse a veterinarian degree. "I'm very... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Five area riders post wins at Royal: Battisti, Mang, Smith, Miller, Hughes prevailAndrew Hughes was second in the first moto and first in the second moto to clai
Five area riders post wins at Royal: Battisti, Mang, Smith, Miller, Hughes prevail
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Andrew Hughes was second in the first moto and first in the second moto to claim the win in the quad amateur class. Fort Plain's Spencer Mang won the 122-open amateur class, winning the first moto and placing second in the second moto. Mang... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Official: At least six structures damaged in Broadalbin by thunderstormbad," Montgomery County Emergency Management Director Jeff Smith."It looks like
Official: At least six structures damaged in Broadalbin by thunderstorm
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
bad," Montgomery County Emergency Management Director Jeff Smith."It looks like Fulton County got it the worst." He said Fort Plain and Minden experienced the most damage in Montgomery County. He said large trees were down in that area. People... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projectswill encounter a long-term temporary signal controlling one-way alternating tra
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 12 days ago
will encounter a long-term temporary signal controlling one-way alternating traffic. MONTGOMERY COUNTY• Villages of Fort Plain and Nelliston: Bridge over the Erie Canal. Motorists will encounter a northbound lane closure controlled by a... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fort Plain’s Drew Fureno named WAC North Most Valuable Player, several area players named all-starsFort Plain's Drew Fureno was named the WAC North Division Most Valuable Player.
Fort Plain’s Drew Fureno named WAC North Most Valuable Player, several area players named all-stars
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Fort Plain's Drew Fureno was named the WAC North Division Most Valuable Player. Fort Plain also had Jon Calbet (infield), James May (infield) and Jesse Heroth (outfield) named to the first team. Fort Plain catcher Drew Fureno shows the umpire the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Canajoharie reaches settlement over land assessmentsThe decision will also see adjusted and refunded property tax amounts from the
Canajoharie reaches settlement over land assessments
The Leader-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The decision will also see adjusted and refunded property tax amounts from the Canajoharie Central School District, Fort Plain Central School District, Montgomery County, village of Palatine Bridge and any special districts in the area,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Playing ‘Topper baseball’ results in second New York state title for Fort Plain baseball team"We played Topper baseball," he said. "That is all we had in our heads today wa
Playing ‘Topper baseball’ results in second New York state title for Fort Plain baseball team
The Leader-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
"We played Topper baseball," he said. "That is all we had in our heads today was to play Topper baseball." Saturday, the Fort Plain baseball team brought home the second state championship in school history, joining the 2007 squad that claimed the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFSV-Avon 8 Class D Saturday, June 11 at Broome Community College III-West Cana
HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFFS
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
V-Avon 8 Class D Saturday, June 11 at Broome Community College III-West Canada Valley 11, XI-Smithtown Christian 6 II-Fort Plain 11, V-Genesee Valley 0 State Final II-Fort Plain 11, III-West Canada Valley 6 SOFTBALL Saturday, June 11 at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shenendehowa's Palko savors first state crowna two-run single in the second inning against West Islip, helping propel his te
Shenendehowa's Palko savors first state crown
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
a two-run single in the second inning against West Islip, helping propel his team to a 3-0 semifinal win. Jesse Heroth, Fort Plain baseball: Tossed five innings to earn the win in the state semifinals, then went 2-for-3 with three runs scored in... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projectsRoute 5 over the West Canada Creek. Motorists will encounter an eastbound lane
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 19 days ago
Route 5 over the West Canada Creek. Motorists will encounter an eastbound lane closure. MONTGOMERY COUNTY• Villages of Fort Plain and Nelliston: Bridge over the Erie Canal. Motorists will encounter a northbound lane closure controlled by a... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fort Plain tops West Canada Valley in Class D title game"This is just amazing," Fort Plain senior Jesse Heroth said. "I always looked u
Fort Plain tops West Canada Valley in Class D title game
The Leader-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
"This is just amazing," Fort Plain senior Jesse Heroth said. "I always looked up to the '07 team [NYSPHSAA Class C champions] and always wanted to play in this kind of game. It is just absolutely amazing. We played 'Topper baseball. That is all we... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS sports report: Saturday’s resultsChristian 2, 9-Chapel Field Christian 1 5-Genesee Valley 11, 6-Westfield 9 3-
HS sports report: Saturday’s results
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Christian 2, 9-Chapel Field Christian 1 5-Genesee Valley 11, 6-Westfield 9 3-West Cananda Valley 2, 4-Windham 1 2-Fort Plain 11, 10-Heuvelton 6 June 11 semifinals at SUNY Broome 3-West Canada Valley 11, 11-Smithtown Christian 6 2-Fort... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Judge dismisses motion by trio of defendants named in lawsuit filed after man’s death at Montgomery County jailWintermute, Wemple and Abrams as corrections officers. According to the filing
Judge dismisses motion by trio of defendants named in lawsuit filed after man’s death at Montgomery County jail
The Leader-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Wintermute, Wemple and Abrams as corrections officers. According to the filing, Kenneth McConville was arrested by Fort Plain police officer Thomas Malley at around 8:45 p.m. on May 9, 2014. During his arrest, McConville allegedly swallowed... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Section II has 5 teams headed to Final Fourgoing to the state tournament." Section II also had five girls volleyball team
Section II has 5 teams headed to Final Four
The Leader-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
going to the state tournament." Section II also had five girls volleyball teams reach the state Final Four last fall. The Fort Plain Hilltoppers will be representing Section II in the Class D tournament Saturday at Broome Community College, while... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Ft. Plain Hilltoppers to play in state champsionshipsstudy and said that 80 percent of the teams that play the first game and then h
Ft. Plain Hilltoppers to play in state champsionships
The Leader-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
study and said that 80 percent of the teams that play the first game and then have a game off wins the state championship," Fort Plain coach Craig Phillips said. The Section II Class D champions are scheduled to face Section V champion Genesee... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projectswill encounter a long-term temporary signal controlling one-way alternating tra
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 22 days ago
will encounter a long-term temporary signal controlling one-way alternating traffic. MONTGOMERY COUNTY• Villages of Fort Plain and Nelliston: Bridge over the Erie Canal. Motorists will encounter a northbound lane closure controlled by a... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Ethel M. AmbrosinoOare of Portsmouth, Virginia and Paul T. Oare (Lori) of Port St. Lucie, Florida
Ethel M. Ambrosino
The Leader-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Oare of Portsmouth, Virginia and Paul T. Oare (Lori) of Port St. Lucie, Florida; three sisters, Gloria Hawver (Robert) of Fort Plain, Marilyn Fredericks (Earl) of Palatine Bridge and Phyllis A. Oare of Gloversville; as well as several nieces and... Read more
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examiner.com
Feel the music with Jocelyn and Chris ArndtPortland, ME June 26 Blue Ocean Music Hall, Salisbury, MA July 2 Summerfest,
Feel the music with Jocelyn and Chris Arndt
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
Portland, ME June 26 Blue Ocean Music Hall, Salisbury, MA July 2 Summerfest, Milwaukee, WI July 4 Firecracker Road Race, Fort Plain, NY July 9 Riverlink Park, Amsterdam, Netherlands July 14 Music in the Park, Haslett Park Ft. Plain, NY July 29... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Dollar Tree eyes 2017 opening for Gloversville locationon Church Street in the city, as well as on North Comrie Avenue in Johnstown an
Dollar Tree eyes 2017 opening for Gloversville location
The Leader-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
on Church Street in the city, as well as on North Comrie Avenue in Johnstown and the Old Fort Plaza Shopping Center in Fort Plain. Davis said those interested in a career with Dollar Tree can find out more information or apply by going to:... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Local students make lists at Oswegoon the president's list include: - John Adams of Canajoharie, a senior majorin
Local students make lists at Oswego
The Leader-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
on the president's list include: - John Adams of Canajoharie, a senior majoring in finance; - Jamie Fredericks of Fort Plain, a senior majoring in human development; - Christopher J. Kilmartin of Fort Plain, a senior majoring in childhood... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Johnstown, B-P among districts with spring sports teams that earn state scholar-athlete honorsseason. This year marks the 25th year the association has honored teams with t
Johnstown, B-P among districts with spring sports teams that earn state scholar-athlete honors
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
season. This year marks the 25th year the association has honored teams with the award. Canajoharie, Fonda-Fultonville, Fort Plain and Johnstown led the way among area schools as each had four teams honored. Canajoharie had its softball... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Sports: Watertown and I.H.C AdvanceClass B Girls Lacrosse Quarterfinals Watertown 9 Vestel 8 State Class C Baseb
Sports: Watertown and I.H.C Advance
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 25 days ago
Class B Girls Lacrosse Quarterfinals Watertown 9 Vestel 8 State Class C BaseballQuarterfinals IHC 2 Tioga 0 Schalmont 9 Ogdensburg 0 Fort Plain 11 Heuvelton 6 State Class C Softball Quarterfinals Ticonderoga 12 St. Law... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Benefit: Fort Plain girls hoop to host golf tourneyFORT PLAIN - The Lady Hilltopper Basketball Golf Scramble is scheduled for June
Benefit: Fort Plain girls hoop to host golf tourney
The Leader-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
FORT PLAIN - The Lady Hilltopper Basketball Golf Scramble is scheduled for June 18 at Canajoharie Golf and Country Club. Registration will start around noon with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. with a buffet dinner to follow. Funds raised from this... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
High School Baseball: Fort Plain advances to Class D Final FourSection X champ Heuvelton 11-6 to capture the Regional title and advance to the
High School Baseball: Fort Plain advances to Class D Final Four
The Leader-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Section X champ Heuvelton 11-6 to capture the Regional title and advance to the Final Four in the Class D tournament. Fort Plain will face Genesee Valley at 1 p.m. Saturday at Broome Community College in Binghamton. Genesee Valley advanced... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Local state scoresSection 6 winner at Diethrick Field, 4 4-Windham vs. 3-West Cananda Valley, TB
HS Report: Local state scores
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
Section 6 winner at Diethrick Field, 4 4-Windham vs. 3-West Cananda Valley, TBA 7-Northern Adirondack/10-Heuvelton vs. 2-Fort Plain TBA June 11 semifinals At SUNY Broome, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. At SUNY Broome, 4 June 1 first... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Montgomery County Planning Board OKs Dominion gas plan in Mindenarea surrounding the Otsqaugo Creek and the Mohawk River would trap the emissio
Montgomery County Planning Board OKs Dominion gas plan in Minden
The Leader-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
area surrounding the Otsqaugo Creek and the Mohawk River would trap the emissions, causing them to move over the village of Fort Plain like a stream. The group members said they are concerned about Amish families living in close proximity to the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Section 4 track resultsSection 6 winner at Diethrick Field, 4 4-Windham vs. 3-West Cananda Valley, TB
HS Report: Section 4 track results
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Section 6 winner at Diethrick Field, 4 4-Windham vs. 3-West Cananda Valley, TBA 7-Northern Adirondack/10-Heuvelton vs. 2-Fort Plain TBA June 11 semifinals At SUNY Broome, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. At SUNY Broome, 4 June 1 first... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Issues should be addressedproblem is the state's CWR formula doesn't accurately reflect wealth for poor s
Issues should be addressed
The Leader-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
problem is the state's CWR formula doesn't accurately reflect wealth for poor school districts like Gloverville, Amsterdam, Fort Plain or Canajoharie. The lowest level of income wealth allowed in the formula is 0.6, while a district like... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fort Plain girls place fifth at sectional meetpoints, while Rensselaer was second with 70.5 points. Lake George (63 points)
Fort Plain girls place fifth at sectional meet
The Leader-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
points, while Rensselaer was second with 70.5 points. Lake George (63 points) was third, Middleburgh (56) was fourth and Fort Plain (42.5) was fifth. Galway placed 11th with 20.5 points. Fort Plain’s Cheyenne Munson, right, races with Maple... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Hilltoppers claim Class D crown"We didn't execute well and couldn't bunt all day but Jesse Heroth and Drew Fur
Hilltoppers claim Class D crown
The Leader-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
"We didn't execute well and couldn't bunt all day but Jesse Heroth and Drew Fureno just wouldn't let us lose," Fort Plain coach Craig Phillips said. "They are a credit to Fort Plain. They are a great bunch of kids and there is never any quitting. I... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Playing for a titleThe third-seeded Fort Plain Hilltoppers defeated No. 2 Germantown last Saturday
Playing for a title
The Leader-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
The third-seeded Fort Plain Hilltoppers defeated No. 2 Germantown last Saturday to advance to the Section II Class D championship game for the first time since 2013. Fort Plain is slated to take on top-seeded Fort Ann today at 10 a.m. at Joe Bruno... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Kenneth W. ‘Red’ Bowley Sr.(Haviland), whom he spent 52 years with until the time of her passing on April
Kenneth W. ‘Red’ Bowley Sr.
The Leader-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
(Haviland), whom he spent 52 years with until the time of her passing on April 3, 2012. Ken was a longtime resident of the Fort Plain-Fonda area. He enjoyed life to the fullest. He enlisted in the Army in 1949 and was honorably discharged in July... Read more

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