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Archive - Aug 2013

August 23rd

Teacher Jeff Gibbs faces 10-day suspension

August 23, 2013

KANE – Kane School District Superintendent Dr. Maryann Anderson has suspended high school teacher Jeff Gibbs for alleged violations of school policy.

August 22nd

Candidate visits St. Marys, discusses education plan

August 22, 2013

ST. MARYS – John Hanger, a Democratic candidate for governor, stopped at the Green Lite Restaurant and Lounge on Brusselles Street on Thursday afternoon as he traveled through the area on his Save Our Schools Bus Tour.

Indicted doctor operated Kane office without permit

August 22, 2013

A Clarion psychiatrist, indicted by a state grand jury on 35 felony charges, is accused of operating his Kane clinic without a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) permit.

Ridgway boys golf wins home opener

August 22, 2013

The Ridgway boys golf team hasn’t forgotten how to shoot low scores at Laurel Mill Golf Course.
Ridgway had four players shoot in the 30s in the Elkers’ first home golf match of the season as Ridgway won 191-250 over Kane Thursday afternoon.
Ridgway was led by medalist Josh Roselli as he tallied a 36. T.J. Schlimm and Jake Klawuhn each had a 37 while Mitchell Stark had a 38. Cory Oknefski rounded out the team scoring with a 43.

August 21st

School resumes for area students

August 21, 2013

Students at St. Leo Catholic School await the bus Wednesday afternoon after their first day of school. Area students were back in the classroom Wednesday as students began the 2013-2014 school year.

Richard G. Mendat

August 21, 2013

Richard G. Mendat, 81, DuBois, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Christ The King Manor, DuBois.
There was no public visitation. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chidboyfuneralhome.com.
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.

Carmela T. (Millie) Caggiano

August 21, 2013

Carmela T. (Millie) Caggiano, age 79, of 517 Montmorenci Ave., Ridgway, died Tuesday evening, Aug. 20, 2013 at her residence following a brief illness.

August 20th

Weedville man killed in collision with elk

August 20, 2013

BENEZETTE TWP. – A Weedville man was killed early Tuesday morning on SR 555 in Benezette Township following a collision with an elk that was in the roadway.

Home rule charter possibility draws ire

August 20, 2013

The possibility of a home rule charter reared its head again Tuesday during a Ridgway Township board of supervisors meeting, however no official action was taken.

Commissioners draft response regarding well

August 20, 2013

The Elk County Board of Commissioners have drafted a response to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding a proposed injection well near James City in Highland Township and request the permit for Seneca Resources Corporation be denied.

Union may have had small numbers against Ridgway but their effort against the Elkers was anything...
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Ridgway volleyball made Senior Night a happy one as the Lady Elkers rallied in all three sets for a...