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March 14th, 2013

Ridgway man's marijuana grow trial postponed

March 14, 2013

The trial of a Ridgway man charged with growing marijuana has been continued to allow his defense more time to review the evidence against him.

Johnsonburg approves co-op agreements with Ridgway

March 14, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – The Johnsonburg school board approved co-op agreements with Ridgway in multiple sports Thursday night during their regular school board at the Johnsonburg Area High School Information Center.

Mental health first aid courses offered

March 14, 2013

Many people are trained to offer assistance in a medical emergency, but may have no idea what to do when confronted with a mental health crisis. A certification program that will be offered to area residents called "Mental Health First Aid USA" can help people who deal with mental health issues as part of their profession or those who just want to know more about how to help someone experiencing this type of emergency.

March 13th

Students participate in PMEA Region 2 band

March 13, 2013

Congratulations to Ridgway Band members Marianne Aboussou and Ben Thompson.
They were selected to and participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Region 2 Honor Band which was held at Meadville Area High School with Cochranton High School’s Band Director Carl Miller and Meadville’s Band Director Jill Manning co-hosting the festival. The students rehearsed with the Guest Director, Dr. Adam F. Brennan, during the day Thursday and Friday, March 7 and 8 and gave a performance for the public on Saturday, March 9, at 11:30 a.m.

RASD preps for budget

March 13, 2013

The Ridgway Area School District continues to prepare for the upcoming budget for the 2013-2014 school year.

Ridgway school board approves proposed co-ops with Johnsonburg

March 13, 2013

The Ridgway Area School District school board approved the proposed cooperative sports agreements with Johnsonburg discussed last week during their regular school board meeting Wednesday night at the Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School.
The vote passed 7-0 in favor of the proposed co-op agreements.

March 12th

Pay raises total over $49K

March 13, 2013

The Elk County Salary Board on Friday approved a 3 percent salary increase to all non-union employees.

YMCA Healthy Communities Campaign

March 13, 2013

Area residents are the recipients of a recent mass mailing for the 2013 Ridgway YMCA Healthy Communities Campaign.

Council considers town website

March 13, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – The Borough of Johnsonburg may soon have its own website.
During Monday afternoon's regular council meeting Johnsonburg resident Stephanie Carnessali proposed the idea to create a website showcasing events, announcements and other general information for the public.

March 11th

Milliard seeking 'complete and accurate' criminal history

March 11, 2013

The defense attorney for a Ridgway man charged with federal weapons possession has asked the court for more time to compile a more "accurate and complete" account of his client's criminal history before the matter is taken to trial.

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