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H e o n c e t o l d m e th a t h e h a d b e e n b o r n a t th e b e s t tim e in h i s t o r y as h e s a w th e a d v e n t o f a u t o m o b i l e s , a i r ­ p l a n e s , r o c k e t s , r a d i o , a n d t e l e v i s i o n , a n d th a t a t n o p e r i o d in h i s t o r y h a d so m a n y t e c h n o l o g i c a l c h a n g e s ta k e n p l a c e . *\\\ L i t t l e r e m a i n s o f t h e th i n g s th a t m e a n t s o m u c h to m e in m y y o u t h . W h e r e o n c e s t o o d th e G r e e n w i c h F i s h a n d G a m e C l u b , w h e r e so m a n y o f u s le a r n e d th e s k i l l a n d d i s c i p l i n e o f t a r g e t s h o o t i n g , t h e r e n o w s t a n d s a M o r m o n C h u r c h . T h e f i e l d s th a t S t o n y a n d I o n c e spent hours h i k i n g a n d h u n t i n g a r e n o w d e v e l o p e d a n d th e g a m e is g o n e . T h e s u m m e r e v e n i n g s o f t h e fr o n t p o r c h c h a t s a r e n o w o n l y a m e m o r y . A n d th e m e n ­ t o r w h o ta u g h t m e s u c h a g r e a t r e s p e c t f o r n a t u r e is n o w g o n e to o . B u t o v e r m y w o o d s t o v e p r o u d l y h a n g s th e r u n n i n g d e e r c a r v i n g th a t S t o n y c h i s e l e d o u t o f w a l n u t f o r o u r w e d d i n g . B e h i n d m y s h o o t i n g b e n c h th e r e is a l a r g e d r a w i n g o f a b e a r . A n d o f t e n , i n th e b a c k o f m y m i n d , I c a n s t i l l h e a r th a t s o f a m i l i a r g r a v e l - v o i c e d r a n g e m a s t e r s a y i n g \ A h r e e e e a d y o n th e r i g h t ! A h r e e e e a d y o n th e l e f t . . . . \ K e e p a tig h t lin e , S t o n y . Sixth graders learn to weave Call: 692-2266 A l * § y 1 © FAX: 692-2589 Mail To: The Journal-Press, P.O. Box 185, Greenwi(ft,Jvj:LVjJ1283<t Rebecca McLean wins 1998 Xerox award R e b e c c a M c L e a n , a j u n i o r at A r g y l e C e n t r a l s c h o o l, w i l l rece ive th e X e r o x a w a r d in the H u m a n it ie s / S o c ia l S c i ­ ences, presented b y X e r o x C o r p o r a t io n . X e r o x a w a r d w in n e r s are selected o n th e basis o f sch o larsh ip in the hu m a n itie s o r so c ial sciences, leader­ s h i p , a n d c o m m u n i t y se rvice. R e b e c c a w i l l re c e ive h e r X e r o x a w a r d d u r in g a presen tatio n in Ju n e 19 9 8 . She also w i l l be e lig ib le to a p p ly fo r a special X e r o x sch o larsh ip a t the U n i v e r s i t y o f R o c h e s te r located in R o c h e s te r . T h e X e r o x a w a r d in the H u m a n it ie s / S o c ia l Sciences rec o g n iz e s th e a c a d e m ic a c h ie v e m e n ts o f o u tstan d ­ in g students and seeks t o e m p h a s iz e the im p o r tan c e o f a b ro a d educa tiona l b a c k g r o u n d in p r e p a r in g students fo r fu t u r e careers. T h e a w a r d s p r o g r a m rec o g n iz e s students in h i g h sch o o ls in all 50 states. D u r i n g th e m o n t h o f M a r c h s i x t h g r a d e r s at G r e e n w i c h C e n t r a l sc h o o l e n ­ jo y e d a f o u r - d a y a r tist-in -re s id e n c e p r o ­ g r a m p r o v i d e d b y th e G r e e n w i c h P T S A . M r s . N a n c y S h a r p ie s , a w e a v e r / a rtist fr o m S a r a to g a S p r i n g s , t a u g h t a ll o f the students i n th e g r a d e t o w e a v e o n sm a ll lo o m s . S h e h e lp e d t h e m a p p r e c iate the tapestries w o v e n b y E u r o p e a n artists o f th e M i d d l e A g e s a n d th e w e a v i n g s o f N a t i v e A m e r i c a n s . T h e w e a v in g s p r o d u c e d b y th e stu ­ dents w i l l b e o n d is p la y at the G r e e n w i c h L i b r a r y in A p r i l . B e l o w , K y l e K e l le h e r p r o v i d e s som e in f o r m a t io n a b o u t the h is t o r y o f w e a v ­ in g a n d e x p l a i n s w h a t he le a r n e d d u r i n g the p r o g r a m : A lo n g t i m e a g o , in t h e M i d d l e A g e s , th e r e w e r e ta p e s t r i e s o r w e a v i n g s o n th e c a s t le w a ll s to k e e p th e c o ld o u t B o a rd m eeting in review M r . P a t z w a ld re c e ive d a p p r o v a l f o r h a v in g a Su p e r in ten d e n t's C o n fe r e n c e D a y o n F r i d a y , A p r i l 3 . T h e to p ic w i ll be \M e e t in g th e N e w S tan d a r d s in E d u c a t i o n .\ B u i l d i n g P r i n c i p a l 's r e p o r t K u d o s to M r . F l e u r y f o r h is w o r k on the T a l e n t U n l i m i t e d Jo u r n a l . T h e jo u r n a l w a s selected as th e best d e ­ signed m a g a z i n e b y th e S c h o lastic Press F o r u m in S p r i n g f i e l d , M a . P r i n c i p a l 's r e p o r t M r . L e m i e u x re p o r te d o n th e ice cream social th a t w a s h e ld o n M a r c h 6 fo r h o n o r ro l l stude n ts. S c h w a n s d o n a te d th e ice crea m . A p i z z a p a r ty f o r the stu­ dents o n th e P r in c ip a l's L i s t w a s h e ld M a r c h 6 . P i z z a H u t in H u d s o n F a l l s d o ­ nated a 2 4 - c u t p i z z a . M i 1. L e m i e u x is b e g i n n i n g t o l o o k at sch e d u lin g f o r t h e 19 9 8 - 9 9 sc h o o l ye a r . H e m e t w i t h th e M a t h D e p a r t m e n t and th e G u id a n c e D e p a r t m e n t a n d a lso so­ lic ite d i n p u t f r o m s t a f f m e m b e r s . D e t e n t i o n n i n t h p e r io d - t h e w in n e r s w i t h the least a m o u n t o f d e te n tio n w e r e th e 1 2 t h grade class f o r t h e se n io r h ig h and the 8th grad e class fo r th e j u n i o r h i g h . B o a r d a c t i o n T h e B o a r d o f E d u c a t i o n a p p r o v e d the ju n i o r H o n o r S o c i e t y ’ s request fo r an o v e r s i g h t c a m p in g trip and the sch o o l c a le n d a r f o r th e i 9 9 8 - 9 9 sch o o l ye a r w a s a p p r o v e d . T h e y a lso a p p r o v e d the am e n d e d Sh a r e d D e c is i o n - m a k in g P la n . M r . L e m i e u x a n d M r . P a t z w a ld b r i e f ly discussed th e sc h o o l re p o r t card and indicate d t h a t t h e y w o u l d p r o v i d e a m o r e d e taile d e x p la n a t io n n e x t m o n t h . T h e B o a r d o f E d u c a t i o n w a s re­ m in d e d th a t th e first b u d g e t w o r k s h o p w i l l be on T h u r s d a y , M a r c h 19 . T h e B o a r d o f Ed u c a t i o n a p p r o v e d s p e n d in g $ 3 ,2 5 0 as th e ir share o f the appraiser's fe e fo r the litig a t io n o f the S h e r w o o d M e d i c a l assessm e n t. S p e c ia l E d u c a t i o n rec o m m e n d a ­ tions w e r e accepted as presented. T h e fo l l o w i n g a p p o in tm e n t w a s m a d e : G a r y H a l l , B u i l d i n g M a in t e n a n c e Heipe-r. F i n a l l y , t h e B o a r d o f Ed u c a t i o n granted thre e g r a d u a te h o u r s to B e t h A b b a s s . C h u r c h events United Presbyterian church Y o u t h g y m n ig h t w i l l b e h e ld at 7 p .m . on S a t u r d a y , M a r c h 2 1 . 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Business m a n a g e r exam ination A t present there is a va c a n c y in the A r g y l e C e n t r a l sch o o l fo r th e p o s i t i o n o f business m a n a g e r . T h e e l ig ib le list established as a re s u lt o f t h is e x a m in a ­ tio n m a y also b e used to fill fu t u r e vacancies w h i c h m a y o c c u r in the va r io u s sch o o l districts in W a s h in g t o n c o u n t y d u r i n g th e life o f th e list. C a n d id a te s m u s t h a v e been a legal resident o f W a s h in g t o n c o u n t y (o r o f th e B O C E S district fo r p o s itio n s w i t h B O C E S ) fo r at least o n e m o n t h p r e c e d ­ in g th e date o f th e w r it te n test. P r e f e r ­ ence m a y b e g i v e n to residents o f the lo c a li t y i n w h i c h the vac a n c ies e x is t . T h e r e is a n o n - r e fu n d a b le f e e f o r t h e e x a m w h i c h w i l l b e h e ld o n Ju n e 6 . A p p l ic a t io n s w i l l b e accepted u p u n t il A p r i l 2 9 . 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F o r m o r e in fo r m a t io n call D o n n a A m e l l (M r s . D o n J . , J r .) o r F a i t h M c W h o r t e r ( M r s . P a u l). Obituary Sixth grader Patrick Martin and artist/weaver Nancy Sharpies admire a weaving that he created on a hand-held loom. T h e firs t t w e n t y - f i v e cent pieces w e r e in v e n te d b y th e U . S . g o v e r n m e n t in 1 7 9 6 . P A T R I C I A A N N E S A B O P a tric ia A n n e S a n f o r d S a b o , 5 5 , o f G a n s e v o o r t , d ie d S a t u r d a y , M a r c h 1 4 , 19 9 8 at the G l e n s F a l l s H o s p i t a l . Fu n e r a l se rvices w e r e h e ld o n T u e s d a y at the M . B . K i l m e r F u n e r a l H o m e in A r g y l e . B u r i a l w i l l b e in the sp r in g in P r o s p e c t H i l l C e m e t e r y in A r g y l e . S h e w a s b o m M a y 8 , 1 9 4 2 in G le n s F a l l s , the d a u g h te r o f L o r a i n e (B l a i r ) B o y c e . S h e m a r r ie d N i c h o l a s J . S a b o ,, S r . in 1 9 6 1 . S h e e n j o y e d c a m p in g , b i n g o , b a k i n g and c o u n try d a n c in g . In a d d it io n to h e r h u s b a n d , she is s u r v ive d b y three d a u g h te r s , D e b o r a h D o y l e o f G r e e n w i c h , M i c h e le F l e w e l i i n g o f A r g y l e and M e l i n d a F u l l e r o f S o u t h G le n s F a l l s ; o n e s o n , N i c h o l a s S a b o , J r . o f F l o r i d a ; n in e g r a n d c h ild r e n ; tw o b r o th e r s , W i l l i a m B l a i r o f H a m p t o n , V a . and R o g e r S a n f o r d o f S l in g c r la n d s ; a n d tw o sis­ te r s , je a n S a n f o r d o f G r e e n w i c h and Ju n e W a l d r o n o f S o u t h G l e n s Fa l ls . M e m o r i a l d o n a t i o n s m a y b e m a d e to H o s p i c e o f W a r r e n C o u n t y o r the C a n c e r U n i t at th e P r u y n P a v i l i o n at th e G l e n s F a l l s H o s p i t a l . a n d d e c o r a t e th e c a s tle s . T h e p e o p l e w h o m a d e th e ta p e s t r ie s u s u a l l y m a d e p i c t u r e s o f b a t t l i n g k n i g h t s , h u n t i n g s c e n e s , a n d m y s t e r i o u s c r e a tu r e s lik e th e u n i c o r n . S o m e o f th e firs t p e o p l e to w e a v e w e r e t h e N a v a j o In d i a n s in N o r t h A m e r i c a . T h e N a v a j o b e l i e v e d th a t w h e n y o u w e a v e y o u p u t y o u r so u l i n t o it , a n d i f y o u d o n ’ t w e a v e a s p irit t r a il , y o u r s o u l w i l l b e t r a p p e d in th e w e a v ­ in g a n d y o u w o n ’t b e a b l e to m a k e a g o o d w e a v i n g a g a in . In o u r r o o m , M r s . S h a r p ie s s h o w e d m e th e d i f f e r e n t te c h n i q u e s t o u s e in m y w e a v i n g a n d h o w to m a k e b o x e s , tria n g le s , d i a m o n d s , h a t c h in g , c h e c k ­ e r b o a r d s , a n d u - t u r n s . S h e m a d e su g ­ g e s t i o n s o n h o w t o u s e c o l o r . 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