August 16th, 2015
Monday, Aug. 17 â€“ Ridgway Borough Council at 7 p.m. at the Ridgway Borough Municipal Building; First day of official fall high school sports practice.
Tuesday, Aug. 18 â€“ Ridgway Township Supervisors at 7 p.m. at the Ridgway Township Municipal Building.
Thursday, Aug. 20 â€“ Boys Golf-Ridgway at Brockway, 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 22 â€“ Football- Ridgway at Port Allegany, 10 a.m. (scrimmage)
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Guardrail replacement is underway along state Route 120 between Ridgway and St. Marys.
A fire along North Broad Street shut down state Route 219 in Ridgway for over an hour as nearly 25 firefighters were on scene to combat a structure fire at 1050 North Broad Street.
The Ridgway Fire Department, Elk Company 4, was dispatched to North Broad Street at 12:29 p.m., and the Johnsonburg Fire Department, Elk Company 2, was dispatched at 12:38 p.m.
Ridgway Recordâ€™s Woman on the Street Minnie Pompe c. 1930s. Minnie used to gather the latest in the townâ€™s personal goings on.
Majorettes, from left to right, Judy Carlson, Brenda Yando, Jodi McGuire, Leah McClain and Sue Allegretto.
Laura Goetsch of Whites Creek, Tenn. won Saturday's match in high power rifle at the NRA National Silhouette Championships held at the Ridgway Rifle Club this past week. The championships are scheduled to return to Ridgway in 2017.
Tuesday, Aug. 11 â€“ Elk County Prison Board, 9 a.m., Courthouse Annex, Conference Room No. 2; Elk County Board of Commissioners, 10 a.m., Courthouse Annex, Conference Room No. 2; Ridgway Area School District Board of Directors, 6:30 p.m., FSG Elementary School library.
All week, Elk County Fair in Kersey, open 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, open at noon on Saturday; pick up a copy of the Ridgway Record for article and complete schedule.
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Employees of GKN Sinter Metals in St. Marys are shown during Wednesday's ribbon cutting celebrating the facility's multi-million dollar transformation project which included various building renovations and adding new manufacturing technology.