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June 5th, 2013
In an effort to decrease crime in the Borough of Ridgway, concerned residents have formed a community watch group.
ST. MARYS â 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.
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.
ST. MARYS â 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.
ST. MARYS â 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.
HARRISBURG âÂ Judges at future high-profile criminal cases in Pennsylvania may look at the Jerry Sandusky trial in setting rules for news media use of âelectronic devicesâ in the courtroom.
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,Â 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.
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.
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.
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.