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October 27th

Complex masonry project yields stunning result at St. Leo's

October 27, 2013

A statue and cross are now firmly in place on the side of St. Leo Magnus Roman Catholic Church as part of the restoration project undertaken a few years ago.

October 25th

Early learning gains momentum

October 25, 2013

"It Takes A Village."
That's the message being spread by Bob Esch, a member of the Pa. Early Learning Investment Commission [ELIC], an entity geared toward the construction of a public-private partnership of business leaders across Pennsylvania who advocate for quality early childhood investment.

Beatlemania takes over ECC Marching Band

October 25, 2013

ST. MARYS – The Elk County Catholic High School Crusader Marching Band had spectators singing along in the stands as the performed an array of musical selections from the popular British rock band, the Beatles.

October 24th

Fire destroys Jay Twp. home

October 25, 2013

WEEDVILLE – A fire broke out late Wednesday night at 1197 River Rd. [state Route 555] in Jay Township and destroyed a single story residence.

PennDOT places life-size elk cutouts

October 25, 2013

Traffic accidents involving elk pose a real danger to area residents. Although many think of the elk as an elusive animal, they frequent the roadways, particularly in autumn which is their breeding season.

Elk County General Hospital to have reunion

October 25, 2013

On Nov. 2, past employees of the Elk County General Hospital are invited to attend a reunion at the Udarbe Complex in Ridgway. The event is set to begin at 6 p.m. Tickets are available at the door and the dinner will be BYOB.

October 23rd

Fire breaks out in Byrnedale

October 24, 2013

Area firefighters were reportedly battling a large structure fire at 1157 River Road in Byrnedale that reportedly broke out around 11:20 p.m. Wednesday. Bennetts Valley Ambulance, Elk Company 3, 5, and 1 all responded to the scene.

Shutdown has little effect on North Central

October 23, 2013

The recent 16-day federal government shutdown had little effect on the North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission as officials for the reimbursement-based organization were prepared for the duration.

Zimmerman lays out top priorities

October 23, 2013

Kim Zimmerman, a Ridgway native, began his position as new Ridgway borough manager on Oct. 15.

October 22nd

CDBG project finished at Center

October 23, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – A renovation project for the locker room of the Johnsonburg Community Center was completed recently thanks to Community Development Block Grant [CDBG] funding.

SHEFFIELD – The Elk County Catholic Crusaders improved to 4-0 on the season with a 50-23 victory...
JOHNSONBURG – In the second quarter, Coudersport couldn't hang on to the ball and had the game slip...
JOHNSONBURG – In the second quarter, Coudersport couldn't hang on to the ball and had the game slip...