BOYS SOCCER: Brickwood and Edwards Continue Mount Morris Roll Into State Tournament

HOUGHTON COLLEGE - In the Class D New York State Qualifier game the Mount Morris Blue Devils defeated Belfast Bulldogs 2-0. It was two first half goals by Colin Brickwood and Mike Edwards that propelled the Blue Devils to victory. The game was the Class D play down game where the two Section V Class D Champions face off to see who moves on into the state tournament. Mount Morris will next play Friday November 3rd. … [Read more...]

Former Mount Morris Cop Wants $500K for His ‘False Arrest’

MOUNT MORRIS – The former Mount Morris Police Officer who was arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child but had the case dismissed is now seeking a hefty sum from several government agencies and organizations. David Skinner is seeking $500,000 from the County of Livingston, the Livingston County District Attorney's Office, the Village of Mount Morris, and the Village of Mount Morris Police Department in 'a judgment of money damages, … [Read more...]

BOYS SOCCER: Mount Morris Advances to Finals with 3-2 Victory Over Wheatland-Chili

AVON - In boys soccer the Mount Morris Blue Devils defeated the Wheatland-Chili Wildcats 3-2 in the Section V Class D1 semi-finals. It was three first half goals by Collin young (Steven Soto), Josh Hart and Dylan Cicero (Josh Hart) that were enough for the victory. The third seeded Blue Devils will face fifth seeded Jasper-Troupsburg, who upset top-seeded Naples, in the finals in Cohocton on October 27th at 7:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

BOYS SOCCER: Mount Morris Defeats Fillmore 4-1, Advances to Semi-Finals

MOUNT MORRIS — In boys soccer the (3)Mount Morris Blue Devils defeated the (6)Fillmore Eagles 4-1 in the Section V Class D1 bracket. The Blue Devils peppered Fillmore with 21 shots on net. Colin Brickwood (Michael Edwards), Collin Young (Franky Mendez), Cameron Regal (Collin Young),Dylan Cicero scored the Mount Morris goals. Next up for Mount Morris will be the Wheatland Chili Wildcats on October 24. The (7)Wildcats upset (2) C.G. … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Office Arrest Woman for Over $2K Welfare Fraud

MOUNT MORRIS — The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Houghton, NY resident for allegedly defrauding the welfare system. According to a press release from the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, Donna Shelton, 44, was arrested for Welfare Fraud in the Fourth Degree, Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, Falsifying Business Records in the First Degree, and Offering a False Written Instrument for Filing in the First Degree, all of which … [Read more...]

Mount Morris Shows Kids ‘Social Media Peril’

MOUNT MORRIS – Presenter Scott Fitch showed kids the basics of social media dangers by threatening to identify an audience member and display one of their Instagram or Twitter posts. According to a press release from Sarah Williams, Secretary to the Superintendent/District Clerk/Wellness Coordinator for Mount Morris Central Schools, Fitch didn't really show any posts, but he got everyone's attention. “What does that mean – your fear you … [Read more...]

BOYS SOCCER: Last minute Goal by Keshequa Sinks Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS — In boys soccer the Keshequa Indians defeated the Mount Morris Blue Devils 2-1 for their first loss of the season. The Indians's Damon Rathburn (Dusty Zanglerle) scored the game winning goal in the 79 minute of play. Dusty Zangerle (Hayden Strobel) scored the earlier goal in the 66th minute of action. For the Blue Devils Steven Soto (Josh Hart) scored in the 10th minute of play. Mount Morris (8-1) will next Wayland-cohocton … [Read more...]

Livingston County Arrests PA Woman for $3.4K Welfare Fraud

MOUNT MORRIS – A Pennsylvania resident is facing multiple felony charges after a joint investigation by Livingston County's Sheriff's Office, Department of Social Services and District Attorney's Office. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Brittany Layne, 30, of Elkland, PA, was arrested for Welfare Fraud in the Third Degree, felony Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, Falsifying Business Records in the … [Read more...]

BOYS SOCCER: Brickwood Scores 3 as Mount Morris Defeats Letchworth/Warsaw

MOUNT MORRIS — In boys soccer the Mount Morris Blue Devils defeated Letchworth/Warsaw 4-1 as they remain undefeated The Blue Devils picked up pace in the 2nd half scoring 3 goals, 3 of which came courtesy of Colin Brickwood. The Blue Devils (7-0) next face Pavilion/York September 20th. Blue Devils: 26' Colin Brickwood (Fanky Mendez) 68'Colin Brickwood (Josh Hart) 73'Colin Brickwood (Josh Hart) 76'Steven Soto (Collin … [Read more...]

Mount Morris Man Jailed for $277 in Welfare Fraud

LIVINGSTON COUNTY — A Mount Morris man is being held in jail for allegedly fraudulently obtaining $277 in welfare benefits. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty, they arrested James A. Lemen, 58, on multiple felonies and misdemeanors relating to Welfare Fraud. The charges included Falsifying Business Records in the first degree, Welfare Fraud in the fifth degree, Petit Larceny and Misuse of Food … [Read more...]