Livonia to Bid Farewell to Chris Copeland March 3

LIVONIA – The following is adapted from an obituary by Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Homes. If local communities have learned anything over the past month, it is that Chris Copeland had many dear friends. He is survived by daughters Madison Lynn Copeland and Arianna Lee Copeland, his mother Patricia (Randy Remming) Copeland of Conesus, his father Gregory Copeland of Buffalo, and his brother Cameron Copeland of Livonia. He is also survived … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Defeats Greece Odyssey in the First Round of the Playoffs

LIVONIA — The #9 seed Greece Odyssey Leopards fell to the #8 seed Livonia Bulldogs 44-34 in the first round of the Section V tournament Feb. 22. The Leopards kept the score close for most of the game, going into the 4th quarter with the score tied up 31-31. In the 4th quarter, the Bulldogs outscored the Leopards 13-3, putting them in a 10 point lead to finish the game. "I was really proud of the girls' 4th quarter effort," commented … [Read more...]

Searchers Release Names of Missing Men on Conesus Lake

LIVONIA – Searchers released the names of the two men who are still missing after two days of searching on Conesus Lake. The Livingston County Sheriff's Office confirmed that missing are Christopher Copeland, 40, and Jason Fluet, 40. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty is calling the search a recovery mission on Twitter as opposed to a rescue. The search is called off for Monday night and is set to resume Tuesday morning. The two are believed to … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Defeats Dansville 53-40

LIVONIA — The Dansville Mustangs fell to the Livonia Bulldogs 53-40. Maddy Herzog led the Bulldogs with a game total of 19 points, with help from Vanessa Galbraith, who scored 11 points and had 1 assist. The Mustangs were led by Grace Rittenhouse, who scored a game total of 11 points and had 1 assist. Baylie Harnish also scored 9 points. Rittenhouse has scored a total of 189 points this season and has had 47 assists. The Bulldogs are … [Read more...]

SKIING: Livonia, Geneseo Earn Top 10 Honors & Gear Up for Sectionals

GENESEO — The Livonia and Geneseo High School ski teams raced a double-header this weekend to close out the regular season of racing. The Livonia boys' team was led by Trevor Simpson and Caleb Dulaney, finishing in 3rd and 8th place, respectively. On the girls' side, Cara Monteleone and Bailey Simpson led Livonia with 3rd and 11th place finishes. "It was a great day of racing for everyone," said Coach Renée Sylor of Livonia's … [Read more...]

SKIING: Podhorecki and Brownell Win Again

GENESEO — The Geneseo Blue Devils' Emily Podhorecki and Russell Brownell won girls' and boys' varsity on a 2-run slalom on Feb. 1. The Livonia Bulldogs also competed on Feb. 1, led on the girls' side by Cara Monteleone with a 6th place finish, and Jack Marshall on the boys' side, placing 17th. Also contributing to the Bulldogs' performance were Bailey Simpson in 11th, Morgan Blake in 22nd, Maddy DelGrand in 24th, and Trevor Simpson in … [Read more...]

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Livonia Falls to Way-Coh

LIVONIA — The Wayland-Cohocton Eagles defeated the Livonia Bulldogs 46-25 on Feb. 2. The Eagles started off the game with a 7-6 lead in the first quarter before taking off in the second quarter to continue leading the rest of the game. Junior Morgan Hyde led the Bulldogs with a total of 8 points and 11 rebounds. Also contributing to the Bulldogs' offense were Sydney Lockwood and Vanessa Galbraith, scoring 6 points each. The Bulldogs … [Read more...]

Senator to Award Livonia XC Champ

LIVONIA — Junior Hayleigh Palotti of Livonia High School is to be recognized as 2016 NYSPHSAA Class C Cross Country Champion. According to a press release from Senator Catherine M. Young, she will be presenting Palotti with a New York State Senate Resolution on Feb. 2 at 2:30 p.m. at Livonia High School. Senator Young's office said that Miss Palotti dominated races this season in Section V Class C. The runner won races at the McQuaid … [Read more...]

Livonia Crash Delivers Coke, Heroin and Stolen Car to Cops

LIVONIA – What began as an emergency call for a car accident turned into an investigation into multiple possible felonies Wednesday morning. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Joshua Hoffman, 26, was arrested for felony DWAI drugs, felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the First Degree and several Vehicle and Traffic Law violations, and later felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree. At about … [Read more...]