Smith is the new Pastor at the Westport church, a parish he had been working at for a year prior to taking the helm.
Financial, marriage programs planned
The Lakeside Regional Church, with campuses in Hague and Ticonderoga, will present financial planning and marriage seminars.
Free meals enter fourth year at First United Methodist Church
It’s hard to beat the community dinner program at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga. It offers good food and good company for an unbeatable price — it’s free.
Essex County Clerk Joseph Provoncha, a parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Schroon Lake, was recently presented with the “Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice,” a papal medal.
It seemed like it was going to be a good year for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign, right up until the final tally.
Twelfth Night celebration Jan. 6 in Putnam
Twelfth Night will again be celebrated by the Ticonderoga Festival Guild. The annual event will be held Monday, Jan. 6, at 7 p.m. at the Putnam Presbyterian Church.
Production slated Dec. 29
The Sunday School children and teachers at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga will present a Christmas play Sunday, Dec. 29, during the 10:30 a.m. service.
After a half century of talk circulating in Warrensburg about establishing a youth center, three pastors are taking action to establish one — without any expense to local taxpayers.
The Wadhams Strawberry Festival, held on Father’s Day each year, was honored with the North Country Heritage Award by the Canton-based organization Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY).
Community dinner slated Nov. 27
Crown Point will observe Thanksgiving with a community dinner, sponsored by the town’s churches and businesses. The turkey dinner will be served Wednesday, Nov. 27, 4 to 7 p.m. at the Crown Point United Methodist Church on Creek Road. The dinner is free.
The Tannery Pond Community Center is many things to many people: meeting place, concert hall, art gallery, theater, chamber of commerce, and now — place of worship.
After three decades of Army service, New York Army National Guard Chaplain (Col.) Eric Olsen, a Saranac Lake resident and the New York National Guard’s top military chaplain since 2008, is ending his military career.
First United Methodist to host new bishop Oct. 20
The First United Methodist Church will welcome Bishop Mark Webb to Ticonderoga Sunday, Oct. 20. Webb will participate in the 10:30 a.m. worship service, which will be followed by a reception in the fellowship hall.
A new “Praise Band” is forming at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga.
Elliott Shaw marks 25 years at St. Mary’s Church
Elliott Shaw celebrated his 25th anniversary as a Catholic deacon Oct. 1. A life-long Ticonderoga resident, Shaw serves St. Mary’s Church in Ti.