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


Students Use Augmented Reality To Further Education

January 9, 2020 By News Staff 0

JAMESTOWN – Students at Jamestown Public Schools are taking education to another dimension with augmented reality. The district’s Technology Integration Specialist Jason Kathman recently started using the tool in Michela Tehan’s Persell Middle School art


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,