Herkimer student, grad intern with police department

HHS graduate Justin Phillips and student Kyle Bixler are the two newest interns at the Herkimer Police Department.   Phillips, a student at Utica College, and Bixler, a rising junior, are spending the summer working with Herkimer Police officers to gain hands-on experience in law enforcement. According to the police department, both interns will be …

Retiring employee receives honorary diploma

To mark secretary Franca Wandell’s 43-year career at Herkimer High School, High School Principal Mary Tomaso named her an “honorary member of the Class of 2017” and awarded her a symbolic diploma. Mrs. Wandell arrived in the United States at the age of 8, moving to the Mohawk Valley where she later became a member of Herkimer’s …