50 years ago today
ADAMS -- Joseph W. Paciorek, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Paciorek, of 26 Meadow St., a senior at Boston College, is one of 63 campus leaders who have been elected to the Order of the Cross and Crown, the leading honory society at the Jesuit university.
Mr. Paciorek, a dean's list student for his first three years at Boston College, is a mathematics major.
FLORIDA -- The Rev. Frances Porter, pastor of the Florida Baptist Church, and her mother, Mrs. Edris Porter, are taking part in the sessions of the Massachusetts Baptist convention's annual meeting at the Second Baptist Church in Holyoke today and tomorrow. They were accompanied by Mrs. Stanley Brown. Taking part tomorrow, besides the Porters, will be Miss Helen Poirot, and Mrs. Roland Boucher,
25 years ago today
WILLIAMSTOWN -- The League of Women Voters will hold a Candidates Night for state and county offices. Corrine Bellingham will serve as moderator. Candidates who will participate will be State Senator, Peter C. Weber, R-Pittsfield, State Representative, Sherwood Guernsey, D-Williamstown, Incumbent and Republican challenger, John Drew; Register of Deeds, Edward W. Buckley, Jr. incumbent and challenger Marilyn J. Head; County Commissioner, John Pignatelli, incumbent and challengers Kenneth G. Warren Jr., John M. Chivers, and Paul L. Babeu.
10 years ago today
ADAMS -- With two goals in the first 5 minutes, 30 seconds, and three in the first half, Hoosac Valley senior Pranam Lipinski made Friday's big game at Lee a little easier for the Hurrican boys' soccer team, which posted a 4-2 win.
NORTH ADAMS -- The McCann Tech cross country team rounded out its regular season Friday with a pair of losses to Gateway (22-36) and South Hadley (15-50) at Gateway's 2.76 mile course.
Hornet leards Bob Bak (19 minutes, 5 seconds) and Bryant Avery (19 minutes, 7 seconds) held their own against a pair of terrific teams and finished 10th and 11th overall, respectively.