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Archive - 2013

March 18th

Tensions erupt at drug case hearing Monday

March 18, 2013

A hearing held for a Johnsonburg man headed to trial on drug charges filed after police allegedly uncovered marijuana being grown at his home erupted in confrontation between law enforcement and members of the defendant's family as well as the defendant and his defense attorney in Elk County Court Monday.

Council reviews parking permit program

March 18, 2013

The Ridgway Borough Council reviewed a recommendation by the Street Lighting, Parking and Traffic Committee during Monday night's meeting to not enter into a parking permit program.

Hearing is set for Mt. Jewett couple charged with endangering children

March 18, 2013

KANE – A hearing has been set in Kane for a Mt. Jewett couple charged with endangering the welfare of their three adoptive children.

March 17th

Ridgway's Students of the Month honored

March 17, 2013

The Ridgway Area School District's Students of the Month were honored during a school board meeting Tuesday night.

Check out the photo gallery for all the Students of the Month.

Amy C. Ford

March 17, 2013

Amy C. Ford, age 88, of Johnsonburg, died Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Mt. Laurel Nursing Home in Clearfield after a lengthy illness.
She was born July 23, 1924 in Arroyo, daughter of the late Clarence and Ella Laura (Sarvey) Shaffer.
She was married to Jordan Ford; he preceded her in death in July 1995.
A Protestant by faith, she lived most of her life in Johnsonburg and worked at St. Marys Hospital Pharmacy for many years.

March 15th

Rams advance to PIAA semifinal

March 16, 2013

CLARION – Beating Smethport two out of three times this season wasn't bad.
In fact, Johnsonburg's second win was enough to send Johnsonburg into Pennsylvania's final four in Class A.
Johnsonburg used a 16-0 second quarter run en route to a 54-43 win over the Hubbers in the PIAA Class A quarterfinal held at Clarion University Friday night.

JASD receives audit report

March 15, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg Area School District Superintendent Dennis Crotzer reported on an audit that was recently completed during a board of directors meeting held Thursday night.

Bucks for Brenda’s Battle Benefit planned

March 15, 2013

JAMES CITY – Brenda Emer was first diagnosed with breast cancer in July of 1997. Her son John was three years old, her daughter Allison, only two. While still getting a handle on her own illness, Brenda found out that John had Type I Diabetes.

March 14th

Ridgway man's marijuana grow trial postponed

March 14, 2013

The trial of a Ridgway man charged with growing marijuana has been continued to allow his defense more time to review the evidence against him.

Johnsonburg approves co-op agreements with Ridgway

March 14, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – The Johnsonburg school board approved co-op agreements with Ridgway in multiple sports Thursday night during their regular school board at the Johnsonburg Area High School Information Center.

Ridgway golfers have been faring well this summer in the Penn-York Junior Golf League. Josh Roselli...
Undefeated in the Elk County League playoffs, the St. Marys American Legion Post 103 baseball team...
WILCOX – The Wilcox bats couldn't solve Smethport pitcher Dustin Zetwick Sunday afternoon. They won...