Category: Palmyra

Deputies: Palmyra woman threatened person who was helping neighbor move

Deputies: Palmyra woman threatened person who was helping neighbor move

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Palmyra woman following an investigation into a domestic incident. Lisa Balch, 30, of Palmyra was arrested after threatening a person who was helping a neighbor move out of their home. The 30-year-old ... MORE
Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Palmyra

Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Palmyra

Deputies say Lawrence Lee, 33, Rochester was arrested after a traffic stop was conducted on State Route 31 in Palmyra. They had received a call from another motorist- related to a traffic complaint, which resulted in the traffic stop. Lee was stopped ... MORE
Palmyra-Macedon Central School District

Palmyra-Macedon Central School District names new Assistant Principal

On Friday, June 18, the Palmyra-Macedon Central School District Board of Education approved the appointment of Rodney Engels to the position of Pal-Mac High School Assistant Principal. Engels will replace longtime AP, Steve Sanzo. The selection process for Pal-Mac High School Assistant ... MORE
Virtual Jolly Roger 5K to be presented again by the Palmyra Macedon Select Choir

Virtual Jolly Roger 5K to be presented again by the Palmyra Macedon Select Choir

The 11th annual virtual Jolly Roger 5K will be presented by the Palmyra-Macedon Select Choir this year. To support the choir participants can run, jog, or walk 5k, or 3.1 miles, anywhere they want up to a week before or on the ... MORE
Palmyra driver killed after crashing into tree in Walworth

Palmyra driver killed after crashing into tree in Walworth

Troopers say one person was killed after a single-vehicle crash in the town of Walworth. Anthony Salanida, 41, of Palmyra was airlifted from the scene of the crash on Atlantic Avenue around 9 p.m. The crash happened around 8:45 p.m., according to ... MORE
Bicyclist hospitalized at Strong after

Bicyclist hospitalized at Strong after crash on Rt. 31 in Arcadia

Deputies say an investigation into a car-bicycle crash that happened on State Route 31 over the weekend remains open as of Monday. On Sunday around 2 p.m. deputies were called to a crash where Jose Figueroa, 60, of Lyons was traveling west ... MORE
Deputies: Macedon woman charged with harassment after neighbor dispute

Deputies: Macedon woman charged with harassment after neighbor dispute

Deputies report the arrest of a Macedon woman following a harassment investigation. Michelle Elmer, 51, of Macedon was charged with harassment after an argument between two neighbors. It was reported that verbal threats were made to the victim during that argument. Deputies ... MORE
Deputies: Huron mother accused of letting daughter skip 62 days of school, charged with child endangerment

Deputies: Huron mother accused of letting daughter skip 62 days of school, charged with child endangerment

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Huron woman following an investigation into significant time missed at school for a student. Deputies say Karen Simpkins, 50, of Huron was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after allowing ... MORE
Stretch of Erie Canal between Macedon, Palmyra still under construction after bank gives way

Stretch of Erie Canal between Macedon, Palmyra too shallow for some boats after creek bank gave way

Some individuals along the Erie Canal have noticed that water levels still appear below normal. While residents are used to seeing that during the winter months- as state crews work on necessary repairs- it’s less common during the summer months. News10NBC looked ... MORE
Palmyra man arrested after buying beer for person under 21

Palmyra man arrested after buying beer for person under 21

Investigators in Wayne County arrested a Palmyra man following a suspicious condition in the village. Around 10:09 p.m. on Friday, deputies arrested Patrick Doran, 33, of Palmyra for first-degree unlawfully dealing with a child. Deputies observed a suspicious vehicle enter the closed ... MORE
Deputies: Palmyra man falsely reported kidnapping

Deputies: Palmyra man falsely reported kidnapping

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Palmyra man following an investigation into a reported kidnapping in Walworth. Cory Mcavinney, 22, of Palmyra is accused of giving a note to a gas station attendant, advising him that the man ... MORE
Wayne County Fair called off due to pandemic, lack of guidance from NYS

Wayne County Fair called off due to pandemic, lack of guidance from NYS

The Wayne County Fair is the latest casualty of the coronavirus pandemic. It was slated to take place August 9 through August 14. However, the event which ordinarily is held in Palmyra was not possible this time around. It’s the second consecutive ... MORE
Deputies: Family fight over money leads to charges in Palmyra

Deputies: Family fight over money leads to charges in Palmyra

Deputies say a Palmyra man was taken into custody after a domestic incident on Saturday. Darrin Jones, 27, was charged with two counts of criminal mischief after an altercation with a family member over money. When the family member attempted to call ... MORE
Service van crashes into Palmyra home, comes to rest in basement (photo)

Palmyra home will have to be razed after Spectrum van crashes into basement at 90+ mph

Police believe it was either a medical emergency, or a case of a driver falling asleep at the wheel, which led to a Spectrum service van slamming into a Palmyra home. The vehicle, which was reportedly traveling at 90+ mph at the ... MORE
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Budget approved in Pal-Mac Central School District

Budget approved in Pal-Mac Central School District

Voters in the Palmyra-Macedon Central School District approved the 2021-22 district budget (330 yes votes to 81 no votes) on Tuesday, May 18. The budget totals $43,521,000 with a 1.69% tax levy increase. Voters also approved (347 yes votes to 63 no ... MORE
Deputies: Waterloo man charged with DWI after going 72 mph in 30 mph zone

Deputies: Waterloo man charged with DWI after going 72 mph in 30 mph zone

Deputies report the arrest of a Waterloo man in Wayne County after a roadside investigation on Rt. 31 in Galen. According to deputies Stephan Britt, 26, of Waterloo was stopped for speeding when it was determined that he was intoxicated. Deputies say ... MORE
Deputies: Two arrested after fight on Main St. in Palmyra

Deputies: Two arrested after fight on Main St. in Palmyra

Deputies report the arrest of two people following a domestic incident in the village of Palmyra. Deputies arrested Raymond Ferran, 63, of Canandaigua, and Jennel Frere, 44, of Rochester after officers were called to the area of 634 East Main St. for ... MORE
Palmyra motorcyclist airlifted from Yellow Mills Rd. crash

Palmyra motorcyclist airlifted from Yellow Mills Rd. crash

The Ontario County Sheriff’s office reports the arrest of a 30-year-old Palmyra motorcyclist following a personal injury crash on Yellow Mills Rd. According to deputies they responded to a report of a personal injury crash involving a 2021 Harley Davidson. The operator, ... MORE