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Caylee Boorse, Luke Baldwin earn top athlete honors for Elmira High School  Elmira Star-Gazette

Multi-sport standouts Caylee Boorse and Luke Baldwin were named Elmira High School's top athletes of the 2018-19 school year. Boorse earned the Eileen ...

Clean up efforts continue at Elmira High School; here's what you should know  Elmira Star-Gazette

The New York State Departments of Health and Environmental Conservation held a public information session at Elmira High School on Wednesday evening.

Elmira High School celebrates 2019 graduation

Elmira, NY (PRESS RELEASE) – Some 300 Elmira seniors walked across the stage at Friday's 2019 Graduation Ceremony held at First Arena in downtown ...

He served his country in WWII. Now he's 94 — and a new high school grad  Elmira Star-Gazette

Ed Baron still gets a little teary-eyed when he thinks about his recent high school graduation. He has good reason. Baron waited 75 years to get up on the stage ...

Habitat For Humanity Home Dedication  WENY-TV

ELMIRA,NY -- An Elmira family, who moved into a new home thanks to Habitat for Humanity, had one last thing to do and it didn't involve bringing in more ...

DEC will offer update Wednesday on Elmira High School cleanup  Elmira Star-Gazette

The state Department of Environmental Conservation will update the public on cleanup efforts at the former industrial site off South Main Street.

Elmira College introduces more fierce eagle as new logo  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira College changes Soaring Eagles logo for first time in 26 years.

Southport man jailed on felonies after drug raid  Elmira Star-Gazette

Law enforcement officers seized cocaine, drug paraphernalia and a loaded handgun during the Allen Street investigation, state police said.

Elmira's John Beecher selected by Boston Bruins in first round of NHL Draft  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira native John Beecher was selected No. 30 overall Friday night by the Boston Bruins in the first round of the National Hockey League entry draft. The Bruins ...

Public voices concerns over contamination at Elmira High School during community forum  Elmira Star-Gazette

The state Department of Health held a forum Thursday night at Elmira High School, fielding concerns from the public and explaining the next steps in addressing ...

3rd Annual Twin Tiers Sports Night, exclusive interview with Christina Sonsire

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) -The Twin Tiers Sports Awards returned on June 27, at Elmira High School. Horseheads Beverage Center in Horseheads and Allstate ...

Public meeting Thursday on Elmira High School health concerns  Elmira Star-Gazette

The New York State Department of Health will hold a public information meeting in the high school cafeteria to discuss ongoing safety concerns.

ALICE student safety training held at Elmira High School  KEZI TV

During this school-wide drill, kids will learn how to prepare for a threat of an aggressive intruder or active shooter instead of the traditional.

Elmira High School presents RENT

Friday, March 22 and 23 at 7 p.m. Elmira High School will perform the play, RENT at the O'Dell theater. The students have also used this opportunity to partner ...

Twin Tiers Sports Awards - 2019 College Team of the Year Nominees

The nominees for the College Team of the Year have been revealed.

Third annual Twin Tiers Sports Awards a success  Corning Leader

ELMIRA - The third annual Twin Tiers Sports Awards was held recently at Elmira High School with guests speakers Terry Day, a former WETM sports director, ...

NY high schools were ranked. How did your school fare?  Elmira Star-Gazette

U.S. News & World Report released its annual ranking of best public schools and while no area schools landed in the top 100 in New York, some made the list of ...

Two Elmira High School students arrested, charged with making a Terroristic Threat

UPDATE (8:00 p.m.) Two Elmira High School students have been charge with making a terroristic threat in the wake of a school lockout Thursday, according to ...

Toxic time bomb: Elmira High School pollution an urgent problem among NY's cleanups  Elmira Star-Gazette

A previous report by the Elmira Star-Gazette and community pressure brings urgency to toxic hazards at the high school.

DEC offers update on summer remediation projects at Elmira High School  Elmira Star-Gazette

The state Department of Environmental Conservation is now gearing up for the next phase of remediation at Elmira High School following a summer of cleanup ...

A fine nine: Elmira High seniors sign to compete at college level  Elmira Star-Gazette

Nine seniors from Elmira High School who will play at the college level were part of a combined signing ceremony.

Two arrested after drug raid Friday morning near Elmira High School  Elmira Star-Gazette

Two people are taken into custody after authorities executed a search warrant at a residence on Allen Street, a few blocks from the high school.

Two Elmira soccer players, Express runner sign with colleges  Elmira Star-Gazette

Express soccer players Luke Baldwin and Loni Harris join Elmira track athlete Alexa Wagner at signing ceremony.

An initiative in the Elmira City School District is keeping students engaged — find out how  Elmira Star-Gazette

Students in all grades are willingly staying after class to participate in the Elmira City School District's community schools initiative.

Wrestling for national recognition  KEZI TV

The Oregon Girls National Wresting Team prepares for its biggest challenge yet.

Local coach Maurice Rankins passes away

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – 18 Sports extends its sympathy for the Rankins family. Late Tuesday night, local coaching fixture, Maurice Rankins, suddenly passed ...

Class of 2019: Elmira High School - News  The Register-Guard

Elmira High School graduation begins at 7 p.m. Friday, June 7 at high school, 24936 Fir Grove Lane, Elmira. Valedictorian noted with ** and salutatorian with *.

Watkins Glen's Olivia Coffey wins silver medal at World Rowing Cup II  Elmira Star-Gazette

Watkins Glen's Olivia Coffey added to her international medal haul by helping the United States to a silver in the women's eight at World Rowing Cup II.

Bus carrying baseball team crashes in Elmira  KEZI TV

A bus carrying Elmira High School baseball players crashed into a tree shortly after leaving the high school Monday morning, fire officials said.

Best in the West: Elmira boys hold off Binghamton, clinch division title  Elmira Star-Gazette

Markel Jenkins had 20 points and 18 rebounds to lead Elmira to a division-clinching 58-48 win over Binghamton in boys basketball.

Young minds excel at Elmira High robotics tournament  Elmira Star-Gazette

STEM students from New York and Pennsylvania participated in the third annual VEX Robotics Competition at Elmira High School.

Express wrestlers make it five straight at own tournament  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira High School had four individual champions to earn the team title at the Dave Buck Memorial Wrestling Tournament.

Notre Dame High School president to semi-retire after leaving indelible mark  Elmira Star-Gazette

The school will celebrate Sister Mary Walter Hickey's decades of *service* with a Friday ceremony.

Two Elmira H.S. students accused of making threats to school, causing lockout  WENY-TV

Two Elmira High School students were arrested and arraigned for allegedly making threats to the Elmira High School.

Knife incident near Elmira's Parley Coburn school resolved quickly  Elmira Star-Gazette

An incident involving students at Parley Coburn Elementary School happened before school hours and off school grounds, school officials said.

Tuesday's high school scoreboard  Elmira Star-Gazette

High school results from February 4 and February 5.

Chris Mattoon's gem keeps Elmira baseball team headed in right direction  Elmira Star-Gazette

Two years ago the Elmira High School baseball team won three games. Last year the win total jumped to nine and included a berth in the Section 4 tournament.

Thursday's high school scoreboard  Elmira Star-Gazette

High school scores and results from April 25, 2019.

Elmira Express football finds formula for success while overcoming adversity  Elmira Star-Gazette

With a point-per-minute offense and a defense that has dominated during the postseason, there are times when Elmira High School's football team makes ...

Elmira High girls basketball star Kiara Fisher to miss season with shoulder injury  Elmira Star-Gazette

Syracuse University commit announced she will undergo shoulder surgery, keeping her out for 2018-19 high school season.

Health concerns at Elmira High School focus of meeting  Elmira Star-Gazette

Former Chemung County legislator Andy Patros will host a public meeting Thursday to look at possible health risks at the former industrial site.

Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday Inn Classic 2018 scores  Elmira Star-Gazette

The Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday Inn Classic basketball tournament will be held from Dec. 27 to 30 at Elmira High School and Ernie Davis Academy.

More concerns about Elmira High School contamination  Elmira Star-Gazette

Residents will learn more Wednesday about planned environmental cleanup at the Elmira High School property, but in the meantime, a data analyst has come ...

Tight-knit Elmira girls lacrosse team achieves milestone season  Elmira Star-Gazette

Express girls lacrosse team earned first trip to Section 4 tournament in program's eighth season.

Switch to hurdles leads to big success for Elmira senior Cole Marks  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira senior Cole Marks has been among the top hurdles runners in Section 4 in his first season competing as a hurdler.

EHS graduating seniors walk through elementary schools in caps and gowns

Elmira High School graduating seniors are preparing for the big day. They got to practice walking with their caps and gowns to the tune of "Pomp and ...

Elmira High School to undergo more hazardous waste cleanup  Elmira Star-Gazette

The latest plan to remove contaminated soil from under the Elmira High School was met with skepticism and anger at an informational meeting packed with ...

Class AA girls semis: Express back in title game after strong defensive effort  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira held Horseheads without a field goal in the second quarter in a 63-41 win in a Section 4 Class AA girls basketball semifinal.

Chemung County urges New York to expand Elmira High School cleanup  Elmira Star-Gazette

County lawmakers want the state to accelerate the cleanup of Elmira High School and do more work around adjacent neighborhoods.

Boys soccer: Express boasts offensive firepower after sectional runner-up finish in 2017  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira boys soccer team primed for more success after winning 10 games and advancing to Section 4 Class AA final.

Girls soccer: With all-state talent gone, Elmira tries to stay at the top  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira High girls soccer lost two players to graduation who combined to earn all-state status five times over the previous three seasons. Being without Kendra ...

Damian Saks ready to tackle next opportunity as Corning-Painted Post athletic director  Elmira Star-Gazette

Damian Saks talks about taking over for Bill Pierce as Corning-Painted Post School District athletic director.

U.S. News & World Report: South Eugene top Oregon high school in region, 5th in state  KVAL

EUGENE, Ore. - South Eugene is the 5th best high school in Oregon, according to new ratings released by U. S. News & World Report. In the southern ...

Wednesday's high school scoreboard  Elmira Star-Gazette

High school sports scores and results from Section 4 for April 3, 2019.

NHL Draft next step in hockey journey for Elmira's John Beecher  Elmira Star-Gazette

After two seasons with USA Hockey, John Beecher expected to be picked in early rounds of NHL Draft in Vancouver.

HS Notebook: Andy Scott wins No. 300 at Horseheads  Elmira Star-Gazette

Andy Scott earns 300th career win at Horseheads; seniors from Elmira, Notre Dame, Corning sign with colleges.

Josh Palmer Tourney Day 3: Elmira girls, boys lose in semis  Elmira Star-Gazette

Comeback bids by both Elmira teams came up short Saturday night in semifinal action at the 20th annual Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday Inn Classic at Elmira ...

Josh Palmer Classic: Nine reasons the tournament is so special as it celebrates 20 years  Elmira Star-Gazette

Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday Inn Classic will celebrate its 20th year with another four-day, 24-team basketball tournament.

Girls lacrosse: Horseheads offense clicks in victory over Elmira  Elmira Star-Gazette

Eight players scored for Horseheads in a 17-3 win over Elmira in girls lacrosse.

Elmira boys grow closer to STAC West title with win over Horseheads  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira took some key steps toward a potential division title in boys basketball Friday night, albeit with a lot of whistles in between them. The Express dealt visiting ...

Ossining ends Elmira girls' season for third straight year in Class AA state tournament  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira High School's girls basketball team captured a third straight Section 4 Class AA title this season. On the flip side of repeat outcomes, for the third year in a ...

Elmira school district temporarily relocates district offices  Elmira Star-Gazette

The Elmira City School District has temporarily moved its administrative offices to the former George Washington School building at 430 W. Washington Ave. in ...

H.S. Football: Elmira runs away from Horseheads  Press & Sun-Bulletin

It's highly likely Elmira's football team would have won Saturday's Section 4 Class AA final on a windy day at Union-Endicott's Ty Cobb Stadium even if it didn't ...

Monday's high school scoreboard  Elmira Star-Gazette

High school scoreboard for Monday, January 28, 2019.

Friday's high school scoreboard  Elmira Star-Gazette

BASEBALL. Lansing 3, Thomas A. Edison 0. Notes: Nick Ciaschi doubled and drove in three runs for Lansing. Anthony Ruquet was the winning pitcher.

Elmira Heights woman with six suspensions on license charged in fatal accident  Elmira Star-Gazette

A bicyclist who was reportedly struck by a car Tuesday afternoon in the City of Elmira has died from his injuries, and another person faces multiple charges.

Elmira High School health concerns: "A heavy area of pollution"  My Twin

Most people from Elmira know that the Elmira High School lays on top of what used to be a manufacturing company. However, questions linger about what that ...

Cleanup Continues: DEC Officials Give Update on Elmira HS Contamination Removal Project  WENY-TV

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Cleanup continues at Elmira High School as the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and Health Department ...

Local school board, budget vote details  WENY-TV

Tuesday, May 21, school districts across New York State will be holding their board of education and budget votes for the 2019-2020 school year.

Elmira Kiwanis Club names Horseheads' Snyder, Elmira's Latshaw as top athletes  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira High School's Nate Latshaw and Horseheads High School's Avery Snyder were named Athletes of the Year by the Elmira Kiwanis Club during a ...

Elmira High School graduation 2018

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Graduation season is upon us once again. Tonight, we watched as 320 students graduated from Elmira High School. They walked ...

Kiara Fisher and high school hoops will miss each other a great deal  Elmira Star-Gazette

Season-ending surgery for Elmira girls basketball star Kiara Fisher will keep her off the court.

HS Notebook: Elmira, Horseheads girls team up again in fight against diabetes  Elmira Star-Gazette

Last season the Horseheads and Elmira girls basketball teams combined to raise more than $500 that went toward fighting juvenile diabetes. This season the ...

Josh Palmer Classic: Elmira advances to National Division semis for second straight year  Elmira Star-Gazette

For the second year in a row, the host school delivered a sparkling performance in the National Division quarterfinals of the Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday ...

Elmira wrestlers repeat as Section 4 Division I champs  Elmira Star-Gazette

Jeremiah Cheatham punctuated a repeat team title for Elmira High School at the Section 4 Division I wrestling championships with a pin in the 285-pound final ...

Boys lacrosse: Horseheads stops unbeaten Elmira in Blue Raiders' home opener  Elmira Star-Gazette

Horseheads finally played its first home game Tuesday afternoon and the Blue Raiders turned the opportunity into an 11-7 win over previously unbeaten Elmira ...

How did it happen? The old/new Southside High School  Elmira Star-Gazette

The Star Gazette headline on October 23, 1974 read, “Students, teachers, parents agree, SHS is a 'sick' school.” Almost a year later on October 15, 1975, the ...

Markel Jenkins helps power Elmira boys past Corning with 24 points, 15 rebounds  Elmira Star-Gazette

Basketball has largely turned into an up-and-down, 3-point shooting festival. Elmira High School senior Markel Jenkins is a reminder you can still put up points ...

Buzz About You: Ernie Davis scholarship winners  Elmira Star-Gazette

Recent Elmira High School graduate Garret Andreine won the 30th annual Ernie Davis Scholarship award.

Elmira police investigate reported home invasion attempt and shot fired  Elmira Star-Gazette

The incident reportedly took place early Saturday when someone tried to break into a home on Holdridge Street, according to Elmira police.

Corning high school trap shooters hope to give firearms a better image  Elmira Star-Gazette

The Corning-Painted Post High School trap shooting team is in its second season of competition in the New York State High School Clay Target League.

Elmira girls clinch fourth straight STAC West title with fourth-quarter comeback vs. M-E  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira girls basketball team rallied from 14 points down to beat Maine-Endwell, 57-55, and clinch a fourth straight STAC West championship.

Elmira boys shut down unbeaten Owego in 60-38 victory  Elmira Star-Gazette

Make it 2-for-2 in stifling defensive efforts to start the season for the Elmira boys basketball team. After opening with a 91-44 road win over Vestal on Friday, the ...

WWII veteran receives honorary high school diploma  WENY-TV

In 1943, when Edward Baron was just 17 years old, he gave up the opportunity to graduate high school to serve in the Marines during World War II. There, he ...

Former Elmira High star Tyler Moffe elevates his game at Division II Mansfield University  Elmira Star-Gazette

Two-time Elmira High all-state pick Tyler Moffe is playing the best basketball of his college career this season for Mansfield University.

Late 3-pointer from Abdur-Razzaaq sends Ithaca boys past Elmira  Elmira Star-Gazette

A hot half of long-range shooting from Ithaca was capped by a winning 3-pointer from senior guard Ismail Abdur-Razzaaq with eight seconds left Thursday night ...

The 'Home Team': Elmira volleyball's Kylie Lynch gets support, tips from dad  Elmira Star-Gazette

The Home Team is a new, recurring series that follows the at-home support systems behind Section 4 high school athletes across the Southern Tier. Do you ...

Four Elmira High School seniors sign to play at next level  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira High School's footprint is about to grow quite a bit wider, with four senior student-athletes committing to college programs Thursday afternoon during a ...

Twin Tiers Sports Awards - 2019 Highlight of the Year Nominees

It's now time to reveal the 2019 Twin Tiers Sports Awards Highlight of the Year nominees.

Developer seeks residential occupants for new downtown Elmira building  Elmira Star-Gazette

Upper floor apartments are almost ready for occupancy in a four-story West Water Street building seen as the centerpiece of downtown revitalization.

Horseheads offense comes up big again in softball win over Elmira  Elmira Star-Gazette

Horseheads scored 11 runs in a softball victory against Elmira after putting up 15 against Owego.

Zaria DeMember-Shazer's triple-double leads Elmira girls past Horseheads  Elmira Star-Gazette

Zaria DeMember-Shazer had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 13 blocked shots in Elmira's 42-30 win over Horseheads.

DEC will hold meeting on Elmira High School cleanup  Elmira Star-Gazette

The state Department of Environmental Conservation will hold a public information meeting May 2 to discuss an expedited cleanup of industrial contaminants on ...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Twin Tiers Sports Night- Full Speech, Legendary Christina Sonsire

Christina Sonsire was the second guess speaker at the Third Annual Twin Tiers Sports Night. Sonsire spoke about the importance of pride, determination, and ...

Elmira boys erupt for 34-point quarter, roll past Union-Endicott  Elmira Star-Gazette

Elmira scored 54 points in the first half on its way to an 82-39 win over Union-Endicott in boys basketball.

Quick start helps Elmira girls race past Binghamton in basketball  Elmira Star-Gazette

Balanced scoring and a quick tempo helped lead the Elmira girls basketball team to a 72-43 victory over Binghamton in Southern Tier Athletic Conference action ...

Corning earns STAC West softball crown with two wins over Horseheads in two days  Elmira Star-Gazette

Laura Bennett pitched Corning to a 5-2 victory over Horseheads in a STAC West softball tiebreaker.

HS Notebook: Four Notre Dame athletes commit to college programs  Elmira Star-Gazette

Four senior athletes who made significant impacts at Elmira Notre Dame High School joined together for a signing ceremony at the school. Catherine Craig ...

Woman charged with vehicular manslaughter in fatal Elmira bicycle accident  Elmira Star-Gazette

An Elmira Heights woman faces charges of vehicular manslaughter and other counts in connection with a fatal hit-and-run accident in April involving a bicyclist.

Final defendant in major Elmira opioid ring sentenced to prison term  Elmira Star-Gazette

Terrance Washington is one of 16 defendants convicted in federal court in connection with an opioid manufacturing and distribution ring.

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