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Honored: The New York State Outdoor Writers Association announced Ray Spider Rybaak Hrynyk received the Pass It On Award at the associations annual conference, held Sept. 16 in Lake Placid.
The scholarship, sponsored by NYSOWA and Bass Pro Shops, donates $300 to a NYSOWA scholarship fund in the name of the winner.
Mr. Hrynyk taught spin-fishing and fly-fishing classes to children at Wellesley Island State Park for more than 10 years.
For a few years, he helped with childrens fishing instruction at Neawantha Lake, Fulton, volunteered to assist with youth fishing instruction in St. Lawrence County, volunteered to lead fishing seminars and presentations and taught fishing clinics in Syracuse and across the state.
Honored: Richard Dick Alexander, Watertown, recently received the Community Spirit Award from St. Lawrence NYSARC for his dedication to the Dodge Pond program, finding innovative ways to give quality camping experiences for people with disabilities in Fine.
Mr. Alexander owns Riccardos Restaurant, Arsenal Street, with his wife, Pat. He is a member of the Watertown Sunrise Club and has sponsored several projects for St. Lawrence NYSARC.
Bridge Scores: Winners of recent weekly games sponsored by the Northern New York Duplicate Bridge Club are announced.
Sept. 13 N/S A: First place, Jean Pennock and Shirley Warren; second place, Judy Vespa and Ruth Goodwin; and third place, Charles Evans and Kathy Evans
Sept. 13 N/S B: First place, Albert and Thlema schneider
Sept. 13 E/W A: First place, Ada Jane Northrop and Helen Keohane; second place, Mai Liinve and Corinne Dreon; and third place, Mary Murphy and Linda Renshaw
Sept. 13 E/W B: First place, Mary Murphy and Linda Renshaw; and second place, Patricia Macklin and Eileen Bleibtrey
Sept. 16 Individual Game: Tied for first place, Gloria Rothschild, Judy Vespa and Mai Liinve
Sept. 18: First place, Ruth Goodwin and Helen Keohane; second place, Rachel Fielding and Judy Vespa; third place, Shirley Warren and Judy Ashmore; and fourth place, Ada Jane Northrop and Constance Hrabchak
Sept. 20 A: First place, Constance Hrabchak and Ruth Condon; second place, Joan White and Helen Keohane; third place, Charles Evans and Judy Vespa; and fourth place, Albert and Thelma Schneider
Sept. 20 B: First place, Albert and Thelma Schneider; and second place, Judy Ashmore and Corinne Dreon
Sept. 20 C: First place, Albert and Thelma Schneider; and second place, Judy Ashmore and Corinne Dreon
Sept. 25: First place, Mart Liinve and Kay Woodruff; second place, Ruth Goodwin and Gloria Rothschild; and third place, Judy Ashmore and Judy Vespa
Appointed: Paul Zehr, junior music major, is serving as a resident assistant at Goshen (Ind.) College for the 2013-14 academic year.
Enrolled at college
Throughout the area
Enrolled: Several north country residents are enrolled in the freshman class at St. Lawrence Univeristy, Canton.
Leah M. Conners, graduate of South Jefferson Central School, Adams
Keegan E. Bowman, graduate of Beaver River Central School, Beaver Falls
Ellis J. Curtis, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Jack S. Elberty, graduate of, Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Jacob D. Gallup, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Amanda K. Huebner-Lane, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Alison I. Noble, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Kathryn L. Pierce, graduate of Potsdam Central School
Thressa A. Zimmerman, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Lindsey E. Fitzpatrick, graduate of Copenhagen Central School
Nolan D. Pitkin, graduate of General Brown Central School, Dexter
Sarah P. Delaney, graduate of Thousand Islands Central School, Clayton
Elizabeth M. Girard, graduate of Gouverneur Central School
Kelsey L. Cleveland, graduate of Hermon-DeKalb Central School, DeKalb Junction
Mikayla M. Thompson, graduate of Heuvelton Central School
Amanda L. Green, graduate of LaFargeville Central School
Brooke S. Lyndaker, graduate of Lowville Academy and Central School
Taylor J. Brown, graduate of Immaculate Heart Central School, Watertown
Margaret M. Mauch, graduate of Massena Central School
Molli M. Richards, graduate of Massena Central School
David P. Adams, graduate of Potsdam Central School
Ashley N. LaFleur, graduate of Norwood-Norfolk Central School, Norwood
Hannah M. LaMere, graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy
Victoria A. Peabody, graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy
William J. Vielhauer, graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy
Sierra L. Gagnon, graduate of Potsdam Central School
Hans J. Kuno, graduate of Brewster Academy
Courtney P. Piatt, graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, Canton
Kody L. Smith, graduate of Indian River Central School, Philadelphia
Maxime R.L. Bost-Brown, graduate of Watertown High School
Luke D. Evans, graduate of Copenhagen Central School
Louis K. Freda, graduate of Immaculate Heart Central School, Watertown
Inducted: Christopher A. Kellogg, Black River, was recently elected to Phi Beta Kappa, a national academic honor society, at St. Lawrence University, Canton. Mr. Kellogg, a senior biology major, is a graduate of Copenhagen Central School.
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