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Troy High School celebrates 2019 graduation commencement ceremony | News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — The Troy High School Class of 2019 graduates celebrated the 160th annual commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon at Hudson Valley ...

Class of 2019 graduation roundup | Local News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — The 2019 high school graduation season remains in full swing. The Class of 2019 students and their families and friends will be ready to ...

Remembering military heroes: Biographies from Troy Military Banners  Troy Record

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a weekly series that will appear in print every Sunday until Veterans Day. Each week, five military members featured on a Troy ...

Voters approve Troy High School roof capital project  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. – Earlier this week, residents in the Troy City School District voted in favor of a capital project at Troy High School that will replace a portion of.

WEB EXTRA: Troy High School's Class of 2019 reflects on graduation  NEWS10 ABC

In this web extra, Class of 2019 from Troy High School reflect on their high school career and what graduating means to them.

Troy names Class of 2019 valedictorian, salutatorian | Local News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — The Troy City School District recently announced Allison Poland as its valedictorian and Soumia Mansouri as its salutatorian for the Class of 2019 ...

Troy High School students celebrate 'Black History Day'  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Troy High School held its annual “Black History Day,” Friday. The day featured guest speakers, including poet Carol Durant, Albany City Court ...

Undefeated Troy High School quiz bowl team heads to Nationals  NEWS10 ABC

The undefeated Troy High School MasterMinds team, which competes in quiz bowl, is heading to the National High School Quiz Bowl Championships.

Troy High School students participate in 'V-Healthy Day'  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Troy High School students participated in V-Healthy Day at Troy High School Wednesday. The grassroots vascular education campaign promotes ...

Troy High School Drama Club to present 'Sister Act'  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — The Troy High School Drama Club will present "Sister Act" on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium on the ...

Troy CSD seeks voter approval for fully-funded Troy High School roof project  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Troy City School District officials are hopeful that residents will approve a fully-funded proposition Capital Project at Troy High School.

Troy City School District utilizes STEAM Days | Local News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — During the 30th Annual NERIC Technology Awareness Day Conference in Dec., Erin Sheevers, Amy Fraser, Christina Kole, and Shannon Haegle ...

Four candidates run for three seats on Troy school board  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Four candidates are running for three seats on the Troy City School District Board of Education in the May 21, 2019 election.

Students learn about tech and security careers at Troy High School  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Students at Troy High School were able to hear from and pick the brains of three distinguished guests from the tech and security world.

UAlbany football will play spring game at Troy High School  The Daily Gazette

ALBANY — The University at Albany football program announced Monday that it will play this year's spring game away from Tom & Mary Casey Stadium. Instead ...

Troy teacher, coach is remembered  Times Union

Troy. Students, teachers, friends and family on Wednesday were remembering a longtime Troy science teacher for his long coaching career and his pioneering ...

Farm to table lunches being served in Troy schools  WNYT

May 02, 2019 05:46 PM. TROY - It's lunch time at Troy High School and freshman Omarion Skipwith is loading up on *fresh* veggies and healthy choices.

Troy grad a Capital Region Sponsor-A-Scholar success story  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Troy native Cassandra Pintro is a shining example of how Capital Region Sponsor-A-Scholar can help set students on a successful path.

Troy school voters asked to OK $3.85M bond to fix leaky roof  Times Union

TROY – Leaky roofs over Troy High School classrooms has led the city school district to ask voters to approve a $3.85 million bond for repair costs, which will be ...

Troy High Quiz Bowl team soars at national competition  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — For the second consecutive year, the Troy High School Quiz Bowl (Masterminds) Team competed in the National Academic Quiz Tournament ...

WEB EXTRA: Troy teachers share why they love their job  NEWS10 ABC

It's Teacher Appreciation Week! Teachers at Troy High School share what they love most about their job.

Troy schools works with Capital Roots to serve farm to table lunches  NEWS10 ABC

*Fresh*, free, farm to table lunches is what Troy City School District students are now being served for lunch.

Troy boys basketball advances to NYSPHSAA Final Four  Troy Record

SYRACUSE – Defense never rests and it leads to championships.

Two Rensselaer County high schools graduation rates remain above statewide average  Troy Record

RENSSELAER COUNTY, N.Y. — Two Rensselaer County high schools were recently notified that its graduation rates continue to remain above the statewide ...

Top Teacher: Maria Nielsen - Troy High School  WNYT

Maria Nielsen teaches Italian at Troy High School. Students love how besides teaching the language, she brings the culture right to them in real time with virtual ...

Crews complete Oakwood Avenue water main break repairs in Troy  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — City officials announced repairs to a water main located along Oakwood Avenue in the city of Troy are complete.

Steele announces run for District 3 Troy City Council seat  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Sue Steele recently announced that she is running for the District 3 seat on the Troy City Council.

UAlbany football takes annual spring game to Troy High  WNYT

The UAlbany football team played its annual spring game at Troy High School on Saturday afternoon.

Troy students learn about the business world at Troy Kitchen  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. —Students in a distance learning marketing class from Troy High School and Scotia-Glenville High School met up on a class trip at Troy Kitchen.

Troy faculty enjoy plant sale at greenhouse built by RPI's STEP  NEWS10 ABC

Students at Troy High School are getting hands-on lessons about sustainable agriculture with greenhouse built by RPI's STEP. Today, faculty enjoyed the fruits ...

East Troy High School Evacuated, Bomb Squad Called.  U.S. News & World Report

EAST TROY, Wis. (AP) — Students at a southern Wisconsin high school have been evacuated and the bomb squad summoned to the building.

College student from Troy dies in Syracuse fire  Times Union

A 32-year-old Troy resident died early Tuesday morning from injuries she suffered in a Monday fire in Syracuse, the state College of Environmental Science and ...

30 best high schools in the Albany, NY area: See 2019 rankings

See graduation rates and college readiness scores for the best high schools in the Albany area.

Troy CYO Center to host 15th Annual Person(s) of the Year celebration  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Troy Youth Association Inc. (Troy CYO) will honor Sam Chiappone, Co-Facilitator, Little Italy Quality of Life Committee, Willie June, long time CYO ...

Sponsor-a-Scholar program mentors kids into college  Times Union

Paul Collins-Hackett is paying it forward. The 33-year-old runs two non-profits he founded that bring social services, resources and entertainment directly to ...

Hyde captures Troy-Cohoes history in new book  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Herb Hyde started out planning to write a trilogy of memoirs about growing up and reaching adulthood in Troy and Cohoes.

Ballston Spa takes on Troy, high school football  The Daily Gazette

Ballston Spa takes on Troy, high school football at Ballston Spa High School on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. Story: School football: Troy downs Ballston Spa 27-14, ...

Donations sought to send Troy High School's MasterMinds squad to national quiz bowl championship in Atlanta  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. >> For the past two years a group of students from Troy High School's MasterMinds team have qualified for the National High School Quiz bowl ...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony set this week for Bundles of Luv Boutique  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — New local business Bundles of Luv Boutique is bringing high-quality hair to downtown Troy.

New start, high hopes  Times Union

Ravion Burt could not curtail his smile Monday afternoon. It would be hard to blame the Shaker senior for displaying his internal giddiness. The first day of ...

Rensselaer County may move its offices in Troy  Times Union

TROY – Rensselaer County Executive Steven McLaughlin wants the county to move out of its longtime downtown location, which once was home to Troy High ...

CLASS A football: Predicted order of finish  Times Union

Capital Division. Troy (7-0, 5-0): Xavier Leigh, who started at defensive back, is the only returning starter from the 2017 team that captured the program's second ...

SAISD to open nursing school at Fox Tech  San Antonio Express-News

The San Antonio Independent School District plans to make nursing the focus of its second Pathways in Technology early college program and to open it in ...

Dates, times of High School Musical Theatre Award participants' shows  Times Union

Were you Seen at the High School Musical Theatre Awards presented by the Times Union held at Proctors in Schenectady on Saturday, May 19, 2018?

Photos: Pep rally for Troy High School football  Times Union

View photos as members of the Troy High School football team make their way onto their bus as fellow students, family and friends gather for a pep rally to send ...

Eagles run past Horses  Times Union

Troy. Even without being at full strength, the Bethlehem boys' basketball team came to Troy High on Friday night looking to display its depth and willingness to ...

High school boys' basketball rankings  Times Union

Class AA. 1. Bethlehem (19-0, last week No. 1): Michael Ortale generated 23 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists to lead the Eagles — the champions of the ...

Society of the Friends of St. Patrick to induct new directors at annual event  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — The Society of the Friends of St. Patrick, Troy will hold its 113th Annual Dinner, Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 6 p.m. at Franklin Terrace Ballroom ...

School football: Troy downs Ballston Spa 27-14  The Daily Gazette

Xavier Ward scored on a 6-yard run on Troy's third possession of the game, and Xavier Leigh caught a 22-yard touchdown pass from Mike Sazio on the fifth ...

Allen: Troy High caps perfect season with stellar state championship victory  Times Union

Syracuse. The journey the Troy football team took on the Thruway Sunday morning was a familiar one as the Section II Class AA champions made the same trek ...

Jacobson-Schulte, Brown to lead Troy High School Class of 2017  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. >> The Troy City School District has selected Finnian Jacobson-Schulte as valedictorian and Madelin Brown as salutatorian for the Class of 2017.

Scholar Athlete of the Week: Amaya Rose George, Troy  Spectrum News

This week's Spectrum News Scholar Athlete of the Week is Amaya Rose George. George is a senior at Troy High School this fall. A three-sport athlete, Amaya ...

Photos: Troy High School graduation  Albany Times Union

TROY — The Troy High School class of 2015 gathered for commencement exercises Sunday afternoon Hudson Valley Community College.

Football Adds Three to Staff  RPI Athletics

2018 Schedule | Football Season Tickets Order Form TROY, N.Y. - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) director of athletics Dr. Lee McElroy has announced ...

Troy teammates prepare for second season with UAlbany football  Times Union

Albany. University at Albany football players Joe Casale and Dev Holmes walked down the ramp into Casey Stadium for spring practice on Saturday morning.

Point guard Merritt raises his level  Times Union

Troy. The arsenal of moves is impressive and continues to grow for Troy senior point guard Nazaire Merritt. A fearsome competitor, Merritt can carve up ...

Troy announces hall of fame class  Troy Daily News

By David Fongdfong@troydailynews.comTROY — A trio of former Division I college athletes and a pair of girls sports pioneers headline the Troy Athleti.

Three running unopposed for Troy school board | News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. >> Three candidates will run unopposed for three seats on the Troy City School District's Board of Education on May 15.

Students convene at Cornell for national Science Olympiad competition

Just a week after Cornell University bustled with activity over graduation weekend, another wave of students and parents arrived, ready to take over the campus.

2 Troy high school students admit attack  Albany Times Union

TROY -- Two former stand-out city high school football players admitted Friday they attacked a pair of Catholic Central High School teens during a June party in ...

High school reunions  Times Union

Albany High Class of 1988 welcomes members of the Classes of 1987 and 1989 to its 30th reunion, from 8 to 11 p.m. Aug. 4 at Albany Pump Station. $30 per ...

Troy school district proposes $23.3 million repair bond issue  Albany Times Union

Troy. The Troy school district wants to spend $23.3 million to upgrade buildings, add three new playgrounds and make stage improvements across the city's ...

Student roundup  Times Union

Class of 2019 scholars. Allison Poland, daughter of Jude and Jeffrey Poland, is Troy High School Class of 2019 valedictorian.

Troy basketball coach Rich Hurley steps down  Albany Times Union

Troy. Rich Hurley is passionate about many things, especially when it comes to coaching basketball. His love for his family, however, forced the veteran coach to ...

ValleyCats build winning team off the field, too  The Saratogian

TROY, N.Y. — The Tri-City ValleyCats begin defense of their NY-Penn League championship on June 14 at Vermont, followed by a Father's Day home opener ...

Troy boys' basketball two wins from Class A state crown  Albany Times Union

Before the start of the 2015-16 season, Troy coach Rich Hurley began his 10th varsity season (fifth with the Flying Horses) having led his teams to six sectional ...

UAlbany football reunites Troy teammates Joe Casale, Dev Holmes  Times Union

Albany. It's a little hard to picture Joe Casale and Dev Holmes as anything other than teammates. They've known each other for a decade, their families are close ...

Troy elementary students get an early start in computer coding  Times Union

TROY – Third-grader Naziah Gordon sat at her desk focused on her laptop in her Carroll Hill Elementary School classroom. Eight-year-old Naziah was wrapped ...

Few New York state schools report cyberbullying incidents  Albany Times Union

Troy High School students experience cyberbullying at one of the highest rates in the state outside of New York City, according to a Times Union analysis of ...

PREP ROUNDUP: South Lyon edges Milford in "Gold Out"  The Oakland Press

A collection of Oakland County prep results from Tuesday and late Monday that were reported to MediaNews Group.

Ranked: Best public high schools in the Capital Region for 2019  Times Union

How good are the public schools in your town? Click through the slideshow to see the best public high schools in the Albany area for 2019, according to Niche, ...

Troy community mourns high school senior  Albany Times Union

Troy. Coach Bobby Burns expected to see incoming senior Kevin Ondeje when football practice starts ramping up last week.

Albany Empires 1st signees - Troy High's Jordan Canzeri and Tamarac's Wade Hansen  The Saratogian

ALBANY, N.Y. >> The Albany Empire announce that Capital Region locals Jordan Canzeri and Wade Hansen have been assigned as the first players on the ...

Troy native earns an Emmy award | Local News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. — Collar City native Aileen Normile is bringing home an Emmy, and her local family and friends could not be more proud.

Rev. Cornelius Clark, an advocate for social justice in Troy, dies  Times Union

TROY — City residents and leaders are praising the life and community activism of the Rev. Cornelius Clark, pastor of Holy Serenity Church of God in Christ in ...

Jessie Tang, Jesse Chorng  The New York Times

Jessie Hannah Tang and Jesse Daoguang Chorng were married June 1 at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton, Calif. Noa Kaplan, a friend of the ...

Delarue sisters help Francis Howell North rally past Troy in GAC South showdown

TROY, MO. • Gabby Delarue called it a sister thing. The Francis Howell North senior knew younger sibling Isabelle's free throw was just a little off the moment it ...

Early college programs hold promise, but are costly  Albany Times Union

Today, the Troy High School teen dreams of building things — maybe trains, maybe railroads, maybe airplane parts. [...] when his school announced it was ...

Danes wrap up spring practice  Times Union

The University at Albany football team's spring game at Troy High School was highlighted by an interception from Troy native Joe Casale, Nyc Burns' 40-yard ...

A conversation with UAlbany WR Dev Holmes  Times Union

Q: Going into Saturday's game (at William & Mary), you had four games in your college career. Is college football what you thought it would be? A: Yes.

Attending school where dad's boss  Albany Times Union

Superintendent John Carmello's biggest vote of confidence as the leader of the Troy City School District comes from one student who left Shaker High School to ...

Troy High football propelled by offensive line  Albany Times Union

Several of the signature moments produced by the Troy High football team this season have been punctuated with senior guard Saverio Yamin hoisting one of ...

Beyond the Games: Eric Beaulac  WRGB

TROY, NY (WRGB)--The sport of baseball has taken 2005 Troy High School graduate Eric Beaulac all around North America.Following three-years at Le Moyne ...

Probation for Troy High teen in cemetery attack case  Albany Times Union

TROY — A former standout city high school football player was put on probation Friday for his part in an attack on a pair of Catholic Central High School teens by ...

How a boy from Troy won the Pulitzer Prize  Times Union

Devlin Barrett, Troy High and St. Gregory's grad, was part of Washington Post team honored with top journalism award. By Paul Grondahl. Updated 9:16 am EDT ...

High school football practice opens  Times Union

There was no precipitation to deal with Monday morning, just rampant anticipation throughout the area as Section II football players and coaches from the 60 ...

Grondahl: WWII vets meet 74 years after POW camp's liberation  Times Union

BETHLEHEM — The two World War II veterans' lives intersected briefly, yet gloriously, on April 29, 1945, during the liberation of thousands of Allied soldiers ...

Workers, police urge drivers to slow down in work zones  NEWS10 ABC

COHOES, N.Y. (NEWS10) -- New York State Department of Transportation workers and local law enforcement are urging people to slow down in work zones this ...

Sense of family fuels success of Troy's Alternative Learning Program  Troy Record

TROY >> When Troy Public School 12 hosted the board of education meeting on April 21, the auditorium seats at 475 First Street were filled with the building's ...

Dev Holmes Wastes No Time Bursting Onto the Scene  Albany Student Press

There are good first impressions, and then there's the impression Dev Holmes made this past Saturday. Holmes, the University at Albany freshman wide receiver ...

Parker, Judy E.

Judy E. Parker, 69, of Danville, Va. and formerly of Troy, N.Y., passed away peacefully at her residence on Friday, January 18, 2019, with her family by her side.

Troy adds two officers to police force | News  Troy Record

TROY, N.Y. >> City officials joined members of the Troy Police Department to celebrate the appointment of two officers during a ceremony Thursday at Troy City ...

It Happened Years Ago  Troy Daily News

The City of Troy and several local agencies lost a good friend last month. Joanne (Duke) Gamblee passed into eternity following a full life of 93 years. Sh.

Top 10 Public High Schools in the Capital Region  NEWS10 ABC

School and neighborhood review website has come up with a list of the top public high school in the Capital Region.

Family, friends remember 'Coach' Eugene Del Vecchio | News  Troy Record

troy >> A man who grew up playing street hockey in Brooklyn and went on to play on the All American Hockey team during college, has passed away in Troy.

Girl, 15, arrested for threats targeting Fullerton school  KABC-TV

A 15-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with alleged threats of violence made toward Troy High School in Fullerton, police said.

Troy's Sheldon Seymour Wins National Wrestling Title

Troy high school's Sheldon Seymour capped off a huge week with a national title.

Students select their high school  Albany Times Union

After nine years as Royals, Gardner-Dickinson School eighth-graders have to decide whether they will be a Flying Horse, a Warrior, a Bengal Tiger or a Blue ...

Longtime RPI Baseball Coach Karl Steffen announces retirement  Troy Record

TROY − Long-time Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) head baseball coach Karl Steffen has announced he is retiring following a distinguished 34-year ...

Homecoming queen, court announced | News  Troy Record

TROY >> Jessica Marsh was crowned Troy High School Homecoming Queen during halftime of the Troy vs. Mohonasen varsity football game.

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