---- — Sunday is Mother's Day: what is the best advice your mother has ever given you?
"Stay in school."
Olivia Huebner, student, Oneonta
"Be careful not to wish your life away. Oftentimes, people wish for time to move faster, but if you keep doing that, you wish your whole life away."
Chris Schuler-Ghiorse, swimming coach, Oneonta
"To always wash my hands. I'm sure it's kept me out of the doctor's office a few times."
William Hagler, clerk, Delhi
"Her best advice for me was after I had children of my own _ To cherish every minute with them."
Raymond Schilling, Franklin, insurance consultant
"To stay close with my siblings after they moved away."
Chad Fryer, Davenport, retired
"To never give up on myself."
Rachel Kong, Walton, farmhand