Obituary: Ruth O. Ackley, 87

Ruth Olive (Howard) Conway Ackley, 87

(Onondaga) Ruth Olive Ackley, 87, died at Loretto Nursing Home Feb. 13, 2014, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Ruth was born at home in Clark’s Hollow, New York, June 24, 1926, to Orliss Bacon and Elsie (Berean) Howard. She received her primary education at Fabius-Pompey Central School […]

Madison County Courier’s New Website

By Margo Frink

(Sept. 1, 2012) It’s been one month since we launched our new website and I have to say we are very pleased with the results. We thank Cazenovia resident Don Crossman for our new look and the countless hours he spent building us what we asked for.

We streamlined some categories to […]

Madison County Gas Development Working Group Calls for Balanced Tapping of Natural Gas Resources

(Madison, NY – May 30, 2012) In coordination with Citizens for Safe Energy of Madison County, The Madison County Natural Gas Development Working Group held a public information session on Wednesday evening to reveal findings of the Working Group’s research in an interactive forum with local residents.

Highlights of the event included a […]

Conway, Rothrock Exchange Vows

(Chittenango, NY – May 2012) Alison Nicole Conway and Brian Francis Rothrock were married May 19 in an intimate ceremony with immediate family at the gazebo in Stickles Park, Chittenango.

Chittenango Mayor Ronny L. Goeler officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Henry J. and Martha E. Conway of Chittenango and granddaughter of Ruth […]

Moved by Outpouring of Support

To the Editor:

(Brookfield, NY – March 2012) When major events happen in someone’s life, be they good or bad, it has the effect of producing changes in their lives that may last a day or may last a lifetime; when our daughter Emily was diagnosed with a life-threatening brain tumor and our worst nightmare […]