National Read Across America Day

March 2, 2020 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Monday is National Read Across America Day. According to, it is celebrated each year on March 2, which is Doctor Seuss’ Birthday. However, if the day falls on a weekend, the observance […]


STEM Wars Set For Next Month

February 18, 2020 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – An annual event that aims to raise awareness for the need for skilled manufacturing in Chautauqua County take place next month at SUNY JCC. In the past 1,000s of students from area schools […]


JHS Students Donate To Presents For Pets

December 29, 2019 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown High School social studies classes recently concluded their “Presents for Pets” collection drive in support of the Chautauqua County Humane Society. Students donated items from the Humane Society’s “Needs List” by JHS […]


Reed Visits JPS Success Academy

October 5, 2019 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Congressman Tom Reed visited the new Jamestown Public Schools Success Academy, an alternative school to help students succeed in an academic setting, on Friday. Reed says students are voluntarily involved in the academy […]


Summer Reading Program Underway

June 13, 2019 By News Staff 0

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY – Assemblyman Andy Goodell announced that his office and New York State Libraries are sponsoring a summer reading challenge to encourage students to read throughout the summer months. Goodell said reading daily can […]


JHS Seniors To Gain Prestigious Opportunity

June 8, 2019 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown High School seniors, Sophie Schweiger, Allyson Buck, Veronica Hansen, and Chloe Short will soon have a prestigious opportunity – an all-expense paid Chautauqua experience during one of the first three weeks of […]


COI Awarded $2.5 Million HeadStart Grant

June 2, 2019 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Chautauqua Opportunities Inc., has been given a $2,592,917 grant to provide funding to provide Head Start and Early Head Start services, according to Rep. Tom Reed. “We care about ensuring our children receive […]


New STEM Program Underway In County

May 29, 2019 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – A new program to introduce students to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math skills has been released. Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s 4-H Program announced Wednesday that a new STEM program dubbed STORY (Science, […]