Central New York Students Volunteer Over Spring Break

Pictured in back from left are Calvin Lucey McCabe, Sebastian Pendleton-Witherspoon, Charles Campbell-Decock, Ignas Bakanauskas, Brandon Episcipo, Walter Stokes, Alex Clark, Nicholas Krause, Matt Roher, Dan Hilts and Joe Popino. In the third row from left: Jennifer Reed, Raymond Mosher, Frank Pudney, Michael Drahos, Michael Day, Marlon Brown, Carrie Eastman and Deborah Raymond. In the […]

Operation Southern Comfort: Central New York Students Volunteer Over Spring Break

Submitted by Mike Drahos and Mike Day

(Morrisviie, Eaton, Hamilon, NY – April 2013) From April 6 through 14, 24 students from Hamilton Central and Morrisville-Eaton will spend the week in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward and St. Bernard Parish Louisiana helping rebuild homes and restore the landscape.

They will be part of Operation Southern […]

Benefit for Soule to be held April 7

Former Morrisville resident diagnosed with IPF

(Smithfield, NY – March 2013) There will be a benefit to help out Sandy (Burleigh) Soule and her family with the expenses that are mounting for her upcoming lung transplant at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio.

There will be a baked ziti dinner held April 7 from noon to […]

Owens Nominates Eaton’s Clark

(Town of Eaton, NY – Jan. 2013) Congressman Bill Owens announced Jan. 8 his nomination of 21 students to service academies. Alexander Clark, a senior at Morrisville-Eaton, received a nomination to The United States Military Academy at West Point.

A Member of Congress can nominate students to attend an academy if the students meet eligibility […]

Students ‘Chalking the Walk’

(Morrisville-Eaton, NY – Nov. 2012) Students from Morrisville Eaton Central School are taking the lead at their school in raising awareness in the fight against tobacco.

Freshman Wyatt Smith, Jordyn Camp, and Junior Shelby Jones along with a few of their friends will be “Chalking the Walk” at their school the night before the Great […]

Morrisville-Eaton: High School Holds 71st National Honor Society Induction

Submitted by Beth Geatrakas and David Kaun

(Town of Eaton, NY – Oct. 2012) The Morrisville-Eaton Central School National Honor Society inducted 14 juniors and one senior in a ceremony in the high school auditorium Wednesday, Oct. 24. M-ECS proudly carries on its long tradition of active membership since 1941.

The National Honor Society ranks […]

Meyer, Ostuni named Mustang Athletes of the Week

(Morrisville, NY – Sept. 27, 2012) The Morrisville State College athletics department has named senior Rebecca Meyer (Morrisville, N.Y.) and freshman Anthony Ostuni (Liverpool, N.Y.) it’s Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending September 23.

Meyer, midfielder for the field hockey team, tallied a goal and three assists in a 1-2 week for […]

MECS Drumline Performs at Hamilton Theater

(Eaton, Hamilton, NY – June 2012) The Morrisville-Eaton Central School drumline performed for guests at Hamilton Theater’s Pay What You Want Tuesday.

More than 500 guests packed the theater and thoroughly enjoyed the performance as they waited in line outside the theater.

“They’re awesome,” said 11-year-old Luke Keely of Oneida. Pay What You Want […]

Kids ART: Portraits of Artists 2012


Kimberlee Marris, grade 2 from Burton Street Elementary, Cazenovia stands next to her self-portrait.

Kamryn Roher, grade 4 from Morrisville-Eaton Central School stands below her “Gumball Machine.”

(Earlville, NY – March 2012) The Earlville Awesome House celebrated KidsART on Saturday, March 3 with work from eight area schools and 276 attending the […]

Students Hold Spaghetti Dinner in Support of Operation Southern Comfort

(Town of Eaton, NY – Feb. 2012) Morrisville-Eaton Central School students held a spaghetti dinner fundraiser recently. The effort was to offset costs for their mid-winter recess trip to Louisiana with Operation Southern Comfort.

“The kids raised $700, which I will use to lower the amount they have to pay for the volunteer fee,” said […]

Morrisville Lions Club Join Friends of Rogers Conservation Center as ‘Organizational Member’

(Morrisville, NY – Jan. 2012) During January, the Morrisville Lions Club welcomed Cara Sefchick from the Roger’s Conservation Center to speak about efforts to keep the Center open and increase nature-education programs. She said the Rogers Center was founded in 1909 and is the oldest Conservation Center in the United States.

The Morrisville Lions Club […]