Archive - May 2013
Accused murderer Nicholas Martin entered a plea of "not guilty" in Elk County Court Friday to homicide and related charges filed in connection with the March 23 stabbing death and disappearance of a Ridgway teen.
Ridgway Area High School held its commencement ceremony Friday night at Memorial Field for the Class of 2013.
A Highland Township Supervisor and former sewage treatment plant operator for the James City Sewage Treatment Plant was sentenced for environmental crimes charges in Elk County Court Friday afternoon.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Johnsonburg Area School District recognized its graduating Class of 2013 during a commencement ceremony held Friday night in the high school auditorium.
ST. MARYS â€“ Timely hitting from Elk County Catholic's bottom of the order helped put the Crusaders back at the top in District 9 baseball.
Elk County Catholic used six combined hits from the No. 8 and No. 9 hitters in the batting order to hold off Johnsonburg 10-7 in the District 9 Class A baseball championship game Thursday afternoon at Berwind Park in St. Marys.
"Johnsonburg never quits," Elk County Catholic coach Father Eric Vogt said. "That's why they were the No. 1 seed. They played good baseball. They gave everything they had."
Dickinson Center Inc.'s C.O.P.E. (Coalition of People Empowered) Drop-In Center celebrated an open house Thursday afternoon for its new Wellness Gym.
BRADFORD â€“ A Bradford man is being held on $300,000 cash bail after being charged with sexually assaulting a seven-year-old child left in his care.
ST. MARYS â€“ A St. Marys woman and her boyfriend are charged with stealing her father's identity and using it to take out a loan in his name, without his knowledge.
Charlotte L. Dietrick, 80, of 14903 Boot Jack Rd., Ridgway, died Thursday morning at Elk Haven Nursing Home.
She was born March 29, 1933 in Ridgway, daughter of the late Paul H. and Twila [Davis] Lundin.
ST. MARYS â€“ Johnsonburg baseball had another comeback in them to give the Rams at least two more games in their season.
The Rams rallied from a 3-0 deficit to force extra innings and then won it in the bottom of the eighth with a run for a 4-3 victory over Cranberry Wednesday afternoon at Berwind Park of St. Marys.