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Archive - May 2013 - News Article

May 7th

Educational sign to be unveiled at Ridgway Reservoir

May 7, 2013

Through the efforts of multiple groups throughout the area, education signage will be unveiled to the public at 9:30 a.m. Thursday morning at the Ridgway Reservoir as part of a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The public is encouraged to attend the event.

Authority takes ownership of waterline

May 7, 2013

Officials of the Ridgway Township Municipal Authority voted in favor of accepting ownership of a waterline within the township, pending approval from a third party, during a regular meeting Thursday night.

May 6th

Fire damages Johnsonburg home

May 6, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Late Monday morning, Michelle Bowley reported that her mother, Carla Geer, and 4-year old granddaughter, Braelynn Bowley, were sitting outside Carla'a house at 502 2nd Street when little Braelynn told Carla "Grandma, you've got smoke coming out of your house."

Johnsonburg bank robber pleads guilty

May 6, 2013

The man charged with the Jan. 8 gunpoint robbery of a Johnsonburg bank was sentenced Monday in Elk County Court to serve five to 10 years in state prison.

Younger Milliard sentenced for Johnsonburg arson

May 6, 2013

A Ridgway man charged with setting fire to his father's Johnsonburg rental property pleaded guilty in Elk County Court Monday to a felony charge of arson and related offenses.

May 5th

ECVC adds full-service large animal division, emergency services

May 5, 2013

KERSEY – The Elk County Veterinary Clinic (ECVC) is now offering a full-service large animal division along with emergency services after bringing Dr. Megan Cassels-Conway on board just over two weeks ago.

Grace Notes Studio presents awards

May 5, 2013

WILCOX – The piano and voice students of Grace Notes Studio of Wilcox recently presented their 15th Annual Spring Recital. Students from Johnsonburg, Wilcox, Kane, St. Marys and Mt. Jewett, ranging in age from 7 to adult, performed a variety of music styles for a large audience. Students were given a round of applause for their performances.

Collectors looking to 'Pay cash for trash'

May 5, 2013

ST. MARYS – The steady rise in gold prices has seen a jump in the number of buyers for the precious metal, but one traveling antique and collectibles roadshow, scheduled to hit town this week, is also looking for those not so run-of-the-mill items owners may think to be worthless.

SWA pursuing violators, turning around materials more promptly

May 5, 2013

Solid Waste Authority (SWA) enforcement officer Dave Stubber reported on two active investigations during the latest SWA meeting.

May 3rd

Local author begins new life abroad

May 3, 2013

At 7:15 p.m. Monday night Ridgway resident and author Dale E. Fox will be departing from JFK Airport to begin a new life overseas.

JOHNSONBURG – The defending District 9 Class A baseball champion is making a claim to be a favorite...
JOHNSONBURG – The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch tennis team improved to 4-0 on the season as they...
JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg track and field hosted Sheffield in a meet held Monday afternoon at...