Peru High School

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WARRENSBURG | After Burgher wrestlers Trlisten Hitchcock and Jacob Clear won the two top weight-class matches with quick pins in a meet Dec. 28 versus Peru. Read more


Saranac Mad Money

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Eighth-graders at Saranac Middle School take part in a “Mad City Money” event put on in partnership with UFirst Federal Credit Union. Read more

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PERU | A plot that has played out on televisions across the region every holiday season hit the stage at Peru High School this month. The drama club presented the play version of the popular 1983 movie “A Christmas Story.” Read more

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PERU | Some people say money makes the world go round. Students at Peru High School got a brief taste of that Wednesday thanks to an event aimed at preparing them for life after graduation. Read more

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PERU | Recent graduate of Peru High School Dalton Criss, who died Aug. 20, was remembered for his kindness, love for sports and being a part of a respected and loving family. Read more

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PERU | Following the tragic death of recent Peru grad and soon-to-be SUNY Plattsburgh student Dalton Criss, 18, a “Celebration of Dalton’s Life” was held to bring the grieving community together to remember the happy memories of Dalton. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | While the Crown Point Panthers had already laid claim to the Division III title of the Northern Soccer League last week, the other two divisions had their champions crowned Wednesday in the Peru Indians and Chazy Eagles. Read more


CLINTONVILLE | The Beekmantown Eagles got 15 assists from Lizzie Hynes and 11 from Alexys Hawks as Beekmantown scored a 3-0 win over AuSable Valley Thursday. Read more



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PERU | After a break-in at Lapham Mills Park last month, town officials are considering installing security cameras to deter vandals. Read more

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  • Pete McCormick

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    Pete McCormick

    Peru High School teacher Pete McCormick points out the various prices a student can pay for cars during “Mad City Money.”