■ FORT DRUM The posts fire prevention program was named the best in the Army on Thursday. It now will compete against other programs for the chance to be named the best in the Department of Defense.
n A total of 1,809,755 boxes of Girl Scout cookies were sold recently by troops of the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways, which covers 26 counties from St. Lawrence County down to the Pennsylvania border.
n WATERTOWN A ceremony hosted by COR Development, Fayetteville, to initiate the demolition of the former Mercy Hospital complex, which will be attended by Lt. Gov. Robert J. Duffy, will be at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Stone Street parking lot across from the entrance to the complex.