Twenty years ago – 1994
Shawn Hubbard, a student at BOCES Fredonia, has been selected as Student of the Week. He is a senior at Ripley High School and a member of the mechanical technology class at BOCES. Shawn has been the recipient of several art awards, including the Urbscheit Art Award from the Adams Art Gallery, Dunkirk and an award from the Ripley Parent-Teacher Association. Active with the Boy Scouts, he is expecting to earn the rank of Eagle Scout this spring. The son of Eugene and Deborah Hubbard of Forsythe Street, Ripley, Shawn plans to pursue a career in plastics engineering or mechanical design.
Thirty years ago – 1984
The Silver Creek Fortnightly Club has made the final payment on a $2,190 copying machine, donated to the Anderson-Lee Library for public use. Pictured with the new machine are library aide Donna Wilson and Sylvia Clarke, president of the Fortnightly Club, a group of 14 women interested in supporting the library. Funds for the final payment were raised through a Christmas Boutique. One of the unique features of the Axiom copier is its reduction capability, which allows a larger piece of copy to be reduced to an 8 x 10-inch size.
Forty years ago – 1974
Lawrence A. Przybyla, the son of Alfred J. Przybyla and the late Loretta H. Przybyla, is one of nine Air Force Reserve Training Corps students awarded a $7,000 scholarship by Bowling Green State University in Ohio.
Fifty years ago – 1964
Elected at the meeting of the Lake Shore Coin Club held at the Chautauqua National Bank of Westfield were President Clark Smith and Secretary Frances Bentley, both of Westfield, and Treasurer Vincent Manuel of Fredonia.