A church will be giving away an AR-15 semi-automatic weapon at a gun rights discussion/service on Sunday March 23 in Troy, NY. The gun will be donated by a local gun shop that will do a federal background check.
On Saturday, a team of eight Berlin Middle School students competed in the U.S. Department of Energy National Science Bowl regional competition at General Electric Global Research in Niskayuna.
“Team Berlin” placed fifth in the car competition and advanced through quarter finals in the academic Q&A portion. With the support of more than 35 cheering friends and family members, this first-time team was one of 11 middle school teams from nine school districts to compete in the regional competition.