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July 16th, 2015
Area residents enjoyed fireworks Thursday night at the Ridgway Firemen's Carnival.
Large crowds continue to pour into the Ridgway Firemen's Grounds for the annual carnival.
On Thursday, July 16, the Special Olympics Matinee will be held from 1-3 p.m. The carnival will reopen at 6 p.m. The fireworks will light up the sky right after the 10 p.m. drawing.
On Friday, July 17, the matinee will run from 1-5 p.m. After a one-hour break, the carnival will reopen at 1 p.m. In addition to the nightly drawings, the mountain bike giveaway will be at midnight.
On Saturday, July 18, the annual parade will begin at 4 p.m. The carnival will open directly afterwards.
VIDEO: Texas kicker nails an 80-yard field goal
Texas kicker nails an 80-yard field goal
The southbound lane of the Pennsy Bridge in Ridgway is in the process of being demolished.
Shown is the Elker 1979 Yearbook editing staff. From left to right, Sue Szczotka, Joel Anstrom, Rob Caldwell, Gary Doyle, Denise Brubaker, Jean Williams, and Justine Laughner.
Monday, July 13 â€“ Johnsonburg Borough Council at 4 p.m.; Jones Township Supervisors at 6:30 p.m.; Girls Minor League All-Stars, Elk County at DuBois, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, July 14 â€“ Ridgway Township Supervisors at 7 p.m.
Thursday, July 15 â€“ Ridgway Borough Committee meeting (details in tomorrow's paper)
VIDEO: Confederate Flag Removed from SC Statehouse
The Confederate flag was lowered from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse on Friday, marking a stunning political reversal in a state where many thought the rebel banner would fly indefinitely
ST. MARYS â€“ A St. Marys man was reportedly held at gunpoint Thursday night outside Sheetz in St. Marys.
ST. MARYS â€“ Contractors are in the process of preparing the site around Deckerâ€™s Chapel as the restoration project continues. The ground has been excavated around the chapelâ€™s perimeter, however, recent rainfall has dampened conditions at the site.
ST. MARYS â€“ There are already over 170 attendees present at Wednesday's meeting at St. Marys Area High School regarding the local hospital in St. Marys.