There Will Be Veterans Day Events, Tomorrow In Bath
A Veterans Day Ceremony is coming up tomorrow at 11:11am, at the American Legion in Bath. Major General Joseph Biehler will be there for this event. Afterwards, there’s a gathering afterwards at the Bath VA Auditorium, and a 1pm concert Saturday, featuring the Mountaineer Brass Band, at the Bath VA Auditorium.
Haverling Girls Soccer Team Goes To State Championship
For the second year in a row the Haverling Girls Soccer team is going to the state championship tournament. That’s in Cortland tomorrow morning and the game will be on WABH Radio.
Yates County Man Receives State Senate Medal
State Senator Tom O’Mara has given a state senate award to Yates County resident Andrew Swartout. The senator says Swarthout is a decorated Vietnam Vet and combat medic who was at the Battle of La Drang, and worked with helicopter crews to rescue wounded soldiers and administer medical aid. Senator O’Mara will also be holding a special local ceremony in Penn Yan this weekend, to honor Andrew Swarthout. That will be Saturday at the Hampton Inn in Penn Yan, at 730pm.
Homeless Man On Sex Offender List Is Arrested
Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that a 43 year old homeless man named Jeremy Ashley Santos, moved to the area from Indiana. Santos is reportedly on the sex offender registry in Indiana, and did not notify law enforcement when he moved to Steuben County. Santos is charged with failure to register as a sex offender and was remanded to Steuben County Jail, $3,000 bail.
Tioga Downs Barn Fire Is Considered An Arsonist Crime
State Police report that a suspect is in custody after allegedly starting a horse barn fire at Tioga Downs yesterday morning. Several horses died in that fire.