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Palmyra man arrested following domestic incident

Police: Seneca Falls man accused of verbally, physically abusing child in Walmart
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Palmyra man following a domestic incident that happened on Monday around 1 am. Jessie M. Martin, 29, of Palmyra was arrested by deputies following an ... more
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NBC’s Dateline coming to the Wayne County Fair

The Times of Wayne County reports that NBC’s Dateline will be on hand at an event in Palmyra on Wednesday at the annual Wayne County Fair. Operation Build Up , a group dedicated to helping ... more
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Palmyra woman charged with DWI in Seneca Falls

Palmyra woman charged with DWI in Seneca Falls
On Sunday around 12:25 am police arrested a Palmyra woman following a traffic stop on River Road. The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that Ashley H. Compton, 27, of Palmyra was arrested after receiving a ... more
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Tree falls through home, roads closed after strong storms in Wayne Co. (photos & video)

Tree falls through home, roads closed after strong storms in Wayne Co. (photos & video)
Storms packing a strong punch on Monday resulted in several downed trees, some scattered power outages, and a mess to clean up in parts of Wayne County. The Town of Ontario was particularly hard hit, ... more
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The Corning Museum of Glass’s GlassBarge brings free glassblowing demonstrations to Wayne County

The Corning Museum of Glass's GlassBarge brings free glassblowing demonstrations to Wayne County
WHAT: Registration is now open for free tickets for GlassBarge—The Corning Museum of Glass’s mobile glassmaking studio on a canal barge—which will offer the public free, family-friendly glassblowing demonstrations at Palmyra on August 28th. Visitors ... more
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Pirate Weekend Events at Historic Palmyra

Pirate Weekend Events at Historic Palmyra
Join Historic Palmyra this Pirate Weekend for the Pirate Whitley Ghost Walk and Hunt on August 10th, 8PM - 10PM. This walking tour gives you the chills and thrills in the darkened streets of Palmyra ... more
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Changes coming to Hill Cumorah Pageant

Changes coming to Hill Cumorah Pageant
Some historic changes are in place ahead of the 2019 performance of the Hill Cumorah Pageant. For the first time in 14 years, the show has a new artistic director, and for the first time ... more
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Hill Cumorah Pageant in Wayne County (photos)

Hill Cumorah Pageant in Wayne County (photos)
  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints once again is presenting the Hill Cumorah Pageant. This marks the 81st year of the Pageant. Over one thousand people are involved in the Pageant ... more
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Drunk driver crashes through barn, destroys stored Mustang in Palmyra

Drunk driver crashes through barn, destroys stored Mustang in Palmyra
State Police out of Lyons received a 911 call from a driver on Saturday at 3:26 a.m., stating he just plowed through a barn on Jeffrey Road in the Town of Palmyra. The driver, James ... more
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Beautiful Sunset in Wayne County (photo)

Beautiful Sunset in Wayne County (photo)
A gorgeous sunset occurred in Palmyra, NY aroun 9PM. Photo by Debbie Bower ... more
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Palmyra man arrested for felony DWI after burnout near gas station

Deputies say a Palmyra man had a BAC more than twice the legal limit following a traffic stop in Sodus. Jeremy T. Blankenberg, 24, was reportedly operating a motor vehicle erratically on Bay Street Extension ... more
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Crash under investigation on Rt. 31 in Wayne Co.

Crash under investigation on Rt. 31 in Wayne Co.
An investigation is underway into a crash that happened on Route 31 in Wayne County on Friday. The accident happened near Canalside Drive in Port Gibson, between Palmyra and Newark. Reports indicate that one person ... more
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Heritage Weekend at Historic Palmyra

Heritage Weekend at Historic Palmyra
WHEN: June 16, 10:30AM-4:30PM This NYS Path Through History Weekend, join Historic Palmyra in celebrating the vast history of Palmyra, NY. Join costumed docents as you explore the five museums on Historic Palmyra’s Trail Pass, ... more
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Pal-Mac girls fall in state Class D semifinal

Victoria Ruffo scored five goals and Allie Berkery and Fiona Jones each netted a hat trick as Bronxville-I got its year-long wish to get another shot at a state championship. The Broncos, now 18-4, defeated ... more
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Palmyra-Macedon girls reach state semifinals in girls lacrosse

Palmyra-Macedon girls have reached the state semifinals in girls lacrosse. The Red Raiders advanced to the state semis with a 17-3 win over Eden on Saturday at Honeoye Falls-Lima High School. Jamie Walker had six ... more
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Pal-Mac grad Ben Reeves wins Tewaaraton Award

Yale captain Ben Reeves and junior attack Sam Apuzzo of Boston College have won the Tewaaraton Award, given annually to the most outstanding male and female college lacrosse players in the nation. Reeves closed his ... more
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Pal-Mac girls top Penn Yan to capture lacrosse title

The Pal-Mac girls lacrosse team defeated Penn Yan by a final score of 12-7 in Pittsford on Tuesday night to capture the Section V Class D title. It was the second straight championship for Pal-Mac ... more
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Sheriff: Alcohol a factor in fatal accident after Fayette pursuit

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce reports a fatal one-car accident that happened on Marshall Road in Fayette over the weekend. The accident happened on Saturday around 4 p.m. when deputies initially observed a vehicle speeding ... more
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Pal-Mac grad Ben Reeves becomes finalist for 2018 Tewaaraton Award

The Tewaaraton Foundation announced the men's and women's NCAA Lacrosse finalists for the 2018 Tewaaraton Award on Thursday. Listed, as one of five male finalists, is none other than Wayne County native Ben Reeves. The ... more
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Sheriff: Contractor took $9K from Palmyra resident, now charged with grand larceny

Police: Seneca Falls man accused of verbally, physically abusing child in Walmart
Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts reports the arrest of a Penfield man on grand larceny charges following an investigation into a contractor scam. In November 2017 deputies received a call from a Palmyra resident that ... more
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“It’s going to be tough forever”: Woman returns home after fatal Palmyra fire

"It's going to be tough forever": Woman returns home after fatal Palmyra fire
The woman and her grandson injured in a fatal fire this week are both out of the hospital. The fire started just before 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at the home on East Palmyra Port Gibson ... more
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