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Archive - 2013

July 1st

Wilcox gets a new addition

July 1, 2013

WILCOX – The residents of Wilcox won’t have to travel far to get the necessities, beautiful flower arrangements, or a unique gift anymore. Recently Shelly’s Floral Creations and Wilcox General Store opened its doors on Marvin Street. There is a variety of items available, and owners Shelly and Henry Ronneberg say they are always taking requests.

Mom guilty of Girl Scout Cookie theft

July 1, 2013

Thin Mints, Do-Si-Dos, and Tagalongs, have landed a Ridgway woman on probation after she pled guilty in Elk County Court Monday to the theft of $595 in proceeds from the sale of her daughter's Girl Scout Cookies.

Kersey man sentenced in gun burglary

July 1, 2013

ST. MARYS – A Kersey man charged with breaking into a house and stealing guns from a bedroom while the homeowners slept was sentenced in Elk County Court Monday to serve six to 24 months behind bars.

Victim speaks to trauma of burglary in sentencing of intruder

July 1, 2013

In March, Timothy Brian Pesce, of Kersey, was convicted by an Elk County jury of charges stemming from a Dec. 19, 2010 incident in which a Fox Township homeowner walked in on Pesce in the act of burglarizing her home.

Muncy man in fatal crash in Lumber Twp.

July 1, 2013

LUMBER TWP. – A Muncy man died Monday afternoon after two vehicles collided during wet roadway conditions on state Route 120 in Lumber Township, Cameron County, approximately one mile west of the Village of Cameron.

Monsignor John Raymond Snyder

July 1, 2013

Monsignor John Raymond Snyder, 86, died Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his residence in Erie.  
Monsignor Snyder was born in Erie on Oct. 16, 1926, the son of John R. and Rosemary Eckl Snyder. He was raised in Ridgway and attended Ridgway public elementary school and graduated from St. Leo Parish High School. During World War II he served in the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps.

Angeline Marie (Zuccolotto) Gradizzi

July 1, 2013

Angeline Marie (Zuccolotto) Gradizzi, 95, of Kylers Corner Rd., Kersey, entered into eternal life early Sunday morning, June 30, 2013.
She was born Jan. 31, 1918, in Coal Hollow, daughter of the late Guido and Catherine Baruffalo Zuccolotto. On Dec. 23, 1939, at Holy Cross, Brandy Camp she married Rudolph (Dolpho) Gradizzi who predeceased her Dec. 30, 1982.
She had one son, Jerome Gradizzi, who predeceased her in December 1992.

Mary Lou Fleming

July 1, 2013

Mary Lou Fleming, age 92, a resident of Elk Haven Nursing Home, formerly of Ridgway, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, June 30, 2013.

June 30th

Jilted lover charged with break-in at ex-girlfriend's home

June 30, 2013

WEEDVILLE – State police have arrested a man they say broke into the Weedville residence of an ex-girlfriend before passing out drunk on her couch while waiting for her to come home.

June 28th

Johnsonburg Major League All-Stars down kane

June 28, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – The Johnsonburg major league all-stars won 6-2 over Kane Friday night at Knothole Area Recreational Park in District 10 tournament play.
Johnsonburg led throughout much of the game, scoring two runs in the first and three runs in the third.

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