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Deer jacking is alive and well in NYS

January 18, 2019 03:00 pm Updated: January 18, 2019 03:45 pm

Deer jacking is the illegal shooting of deer at night with the aid of an artificial light. Its roots date back long before the advent of electric lights when “deer jackers” used a torch made of jack pine, to shine deer. 

Catskill keglers earn Patroon victory

January 16, 2019 12:00 pm Updated: January 16, 2019 12:03 pm

CATSKILL — Max Marchesani rolled a 198-542 to lead Catskill to a 5-0 victory over Chatham in Tuesday’s Patroon Conference bowling match at Hoe Bowl Lanes.

Catskill had a total pinfall of 2,890, while Chatham had 2,523.