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June 4th, 2013

"Code Silver," mass shooting drill held at ERHC Tuesday

June 4, 2013

ST. MARYS – At 6 p.m. on Tuesday evening, police and tactical officers poured into Elk Regional Health Center in St. Marys in response to reports of a man with a gun and eight shot inside a wing of the hospital.

PHARE funding to back $6 million Ridgway construction project

June 4, 2013

A new, $6 million senior housing complex is in the works for Ridgway, funded in large part by a federal tax credit designed to offset the diminishing effects of Marcellus Shale activity on affordable housing statewide.

On your mark, get set and go for Outhouse Races on Saturday

June 4, 2013

ST. MARYS – The 4th Annual Kick the Crap Out of MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Outhouse Race is set to take over Market Street in downtown St. Marys on Saturday afternoon. Entries are being accepted until the day of the event and there is a cost to enter.

June 3rd

Make-A-Wish made for St. Marys boy

June 3, 2013

ST. MARYS – On Sunday, family and friends gathered at the St. Marys home of seven-year-old Matthew Sharrow, as he and his siblings took to the water in their new above ground swimming pool.

Sandusky trial may guide ‘electronic’ courtroom rules

June 3, 2013

HARRISBURG – Judges at future high-profile criminal cases in Pennsylvania may look at the Jerry Sandusky trial in setting rules for news media use of “electronic devices” in the courtroom.

St. Leo School 2013 Graduation

June 3, 2013

Saint Leo School held their annual graduation ceremonies on Wednesday, May 29. Students receiving diplomas this year were (left to right): first row, Madeline Gresco and Emily Prencipe; second row, Allison Gier and John Henry Mader; third row, Joseph Messineo; fourth row, Joseph Kucenski, Vincent Cristini, Charles Bobby, and Tye Grazioli. Also pictured are eighth grade teacher Mrs. Gresco and Father Brian, Pastor of Saint Leo Church.

June 2nd

Sex assault defendants in Court Friday

June 2, 2013

A Johnsonburg man pleaded guilty in Elk County Court Friday to his part in the sexual assault of two teenage girls, allegedly picked up outside a St. Marys slumber party and forced to perform sexual acts with him and two other men.

St. Marys woman pleads guilty in three cases

June 2, 2013

A St. Marys woman charged with taking a vehicle from a car lot and causing over $2,000 in damage, forging over $4,000 in checks, and concocting a story about a Kersey kidnapping to police, pleaded guilty to charges in all three cases Friday.

Fourth sentenced in deer poaching

June 2, 2013

The fourth defendant in a deer poaching case that culminated in Pennsylvania Game Commission Officers serving a search warrant at a St. Marys home was in Elk County Court Friday where he pleaded guilty to charges originating from the shooting of four antler-less deer outside of hunting season.

Valedictorian Jaques reflects on high school experience

June 2, 2013

Ridgway Area High School Class of 2013 valedictorian Joseph Timothy Jaques reflected on his high school experience during Ridgway's commencement ceremony held Friday night at Memorial Field.

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