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WAVERLY — The Waverly Historical Society held a program Sunday that was years in the making. It was supposed to be held in 2020 — the 40th anniversary of a fire that basically took out an entire town block and took away the town clock that was the centerpiece.

ATHENS — The visitors on the scoreboard, Athens Little League Majors rolled to a 7-1 win over RTL at Fairbanks Field Tuesday evening in a winner’s bracket quarterfinal.

New York City and state officials have announced lawsuits against 10 sellers of gun parts that the officials said can be assembled into untraceable ghost guns and sold without background checks. State Attorney General Letitia James and New York City Mayor Eric Adams said the weapons sold by online ghost gun retailers have been found at a growing share of New York’s crime scenes. James said the companies “have sold tens of thousands of illegal ghost guns” in New York. An attorney for one of the companies called the lawsuits a “groundless attempt” to limit the rights of New Yorkers.

SAYRE — Please note that Sayre Public Library will be closed Monday, July 4 for the Independence Day holiday. The library will re-open at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5.

ALLENTOWN — A resident of Sayre, Brandon Herbst graduated Cum Laude with a B.S. — Bachelor of Science Degree degree in Biology. He also made the Dean’s List for the semester.

Altan Frantz, son of Yesim Tuna and Michael Frantz of Litchfield, PA, received a degree of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) on May 29 in Erie, Pa. The degree was conferred in commencement ceremonies held at the Erie Insurance Arena.

“Nights of Rage” are how some pro-abortion activists described their plans for the days following the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade. By the time you read this, I hope we will know it was all talk from extremists. But in the weeks after the draft leak of the decision, there was v…

From 1994 to 2021 there has been a 74.7 percent decrease in injuries per hundred thousand pounds of consumer fireworks used in the U.S., while there has been a 265 percent increase in consumption. Consumption has increased from 117 million pounds in 1994 to 428.8 million pounds in 2021, and …

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