Bath Orgs Announce Winter Drive
The Bath Volunteer Fire Department has partnered with Bath Gas, Electric and Water Systems to sponsor a winter drive for our Bath neighbors. They call the drive “We’ve Got You Covered,” and from now until December 8th donations of new scarves, hats, gloves, mittens and winter socks are being accepted at the drop off locations at the Bath Volunteer Fire Department and Bath Gas, Electric and Water Systems.
Private NY Colleges Report Drop in Enrollment
The Excelsior Scholarship that began this year in New York has affected the enrollment of students in private colleges. According to a report by The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities in New York, 30 private colleges across the state have reported declines of yearly enrollment of five percent. The Excelsior Scholarship covers the tuition for students of SUNY schools from families making $100,000 or less annually and in 2018 eligibility will be expanded to students from families earning $110,000 or less.
Bath Woman Charged with Probation Violation
A Bath woman was arrested for Violation of Probation. While in the County Office Building, Amber Schoch was discovered by Deputies to be wanted on a probation violation warrant . She was arraigned in Steuben County Court and remanded to the County Jail.
County Jail Inmate Arrested as Fugitive of Justice
A Steuben County Jail Inmate was arrested as a fugitive of Justice. Amber Moyer of Bath was arrested for charges that are pending in the State of Pennsylvania. Moyer was arraigned in the Town of Bath Court before being committed again to the Steuben County Jail.
Law Enforcment to Crack Down on DWI for Holiday
A reminder from the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office that they and other law enforcement officers will be patrolling to stop impaired driving over the Thanksgiving weekend. From November 22nd to November 26th, law enforcement across the state will be out in full force to combat drunk driving and ensure safe travels during the holiday.