Twenty years ago – 1993

Timothy Plyler, 17, a senior at Brocton Central School, has been chosen as Student of the Week. He ranks in the upper third of his class and is a member of the National Honor Society and Business Club. Tim has participated in varsity baseball and football and the Archery Club. The son of Mr. and Mrs. David Plyler of Webster Road, Fredonia, he plans to major in biology at the University of Rochester.

Thirty years ago – 1983

A meeting is scheduled at the Sheridan Fire Hall to discuss the formation of a new Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Sheridan. A minimum of 25 members is required to form the new charter. Eligibility in the Veterans of Foreign Wars includes the issuance of a campaign medal for overseas service.

Forty years ago – 1973

Noel Ames was elected chief of the Stockton Volunteer Fire Co. Inc. at the annual election. Lawrence Carlson was re-elected as first assistant chief and Robert Belovorac as second assistant chief.

Fifty years ago – 1963

H. Vernon Davis of Mayville has been hired as the new German teacher at Dunkirk High School. Superintendent Franklin H. Hazard is a former pupil of Mr. Davis, a teacher at the school in the past.