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Honored

@datebook city label underlined:Potsdam

Honored: Andrew Ha, Potsdam, was recently appointed an honorary director general of the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.

Winners

@datebook city label underlined:Saranac Lake

Winners: The Pendragon Theatre, Saranac Lake, announced the winners of its first Young Playwrights’ Festival. Witter Swanson, Saranac Lake Central School, took first place for his play, “Elmer,” and Amber Baker, Beekmantown Central School, took runner-up honors for her play “The Esteemed Institute.” Mr. Swanson’s play will receive a full production and Miss Baker’s play will receive a reading at the Festival, on April 5 at the theater. For information, contact the theatre at 1-518-891-1854.

Armed forces

Comings and goings

@datebook city label underlined:Watertown

Provides care: Navy Reserve Cmdr. Michael A. Lettiere provided free medical care to residents of rural Louisiana during exercise Cajun Care, Feb. 25 to March 6. Cmdr. Lettiere is a physician assistant assigned to Operational Health Support Unit, Detachment I, Navy Operational Support Center, Syracuse. He has 30 years of military service.

Mr. Lettiere, husband of Kathleen Lettiere, Watertown, and son of Carl and Geraldine Lettiere, Sackets Harbor, is a 1980 graduate of Immaculate Heart Central School, Watertown, and a 1995 graduate of D’Youville College, Buffalo.

Honored

@datebook city label underlined:Watertown

Honored: Master Sgt. Shawn Knowlton, Watertown, was honored at a March 2 awards ceremony for members of the New York Air National Guard’s 105th Airlift Wing. Mr. Knowlton, a federal marshal in civilian life, received the Bronze Star, Purple Heart and the Air Force Combat Action Medal.

Colleges

Honored

@datebook city label underlined:Ogdensburg, Watertown

Inducted: Kori Bresett, Ogdensburg, and Timothy Maloney, Watertown, were recently inducted into the SUNY Geneseo chapter of Golden Key International Honour Society.

Honored

@datebook city label underlined:Adams

Honored: Madeline R. Wetterhahn, Adams, was recently inducted into the St. Lawrence University, Canton, chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the national biological honorary society. A junior, she is majoring in biology and English, and is a graduate of South Jefferson Central School, Adams.

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