May 26, 2018 RSS feed / News

‘Scrapbook Saturdays’ held each week

Emporium First Baptist Church is hosting “Superbook Saturdays” for elementary-aged chil­dren each Saturday from 10:30 to noon.  Children will view Superbook DVDs (Biblical stories/music videos) and enjoy snacks. More...

Veteran to speak at weekend services

A Cameron County resident who served for more than two decades in the U.S. Air Force will be keynote speaker for Emporium’s Memorial Day observance.  Technical Sergeant Mary J. More...

Volunteer drivers needed

Volunteer drivers are needed for transporting military veterans in Cameron County to medical ap­pointments. Rides4Vets routinely travels to Altoona, Bradford, DuBois, Erie, Pittsburgh, Warren and other areas with VA-approved health care providers. More...

Convicted officer granted parole

A former Emporium Bor­ough Police officer convicted of charges related to inap­propriate electronic com­munications with minors was granted parole in Cameron County Court this week.  Francis P. More...

School district settles boiler issue

Cameron County School Board has finally settled on a contract to replace the high school boiler, albeit by a slen­der margin.  By a 5-4 vote, directors agreed to retain Tettis Plumb­ing to perform the work for $75,000, about $2,600 less than the More...

Local teens attend ACE event

Two Potter County teenagers recently returned from an educational trip to Indiana, where they joined their peers in a Christian education competition and fellowship experience. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

$6,375— Credit card debt on the rise again More...

Denton Hill Park plan unveiled

Four ski seasons have come and gone since Denton Hill State Park was abruptly shut down. What the future holds depends largely on whether state officials can find a private partner to oper­ate the park as a four-season attraction. More...

Coudersport Memorial Day plans

American Legion Potter Post 192 is sponsoring Memorial Day ceremonies in Coudersport. More...

Jailed for incident involving knife

A Genesee man was sen­tenced to a six-month jail term for a knife-wielding incident on Stevens Street in Wells­ville, N.Y., back in November 2016.  Justin Haynes, 30, will serve his time in the Allegany (N.Y.) County Jail after pleading guilty t More...

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Attending a ceremony to dedicate the new Redbird TD2 flight simulator at Wells­boro Johnston Airport were (from left): Ralph Wolstenholme and Jim Hoopes of Ulysses of the Canyon Pilots Association; Ada Johnston, widow of Richard A. More...

Rabies clinic scheduled

State Extension is once again team­ing with veterinarian Dr. Lindsay Schwartz­meyer for a series of rabies clinics. More...

Nearing ‘Heart & Soul’ distinction

Cameron County is one step closer to gaining desig­nation as a Heart and Soul Community, according to Jessica Herzing (inset), coor­dinator of the local campaign. More...

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Seneca Highlands Career and Technical Center in Port Allegany held its Na­tional Technical Honor Society induction ceremony last week. More...

Emporium pool to open June 4

Emporium’s swimming pool at the Cameron County school opens June 4.  Operating s have been scaled back to 1 to 8 on Mon­day through Saturday, and 1 to 5 on Sunday. More...

News. Brief.

Communication workshops   Communication skills that are helpful in family life and the workplace will be the focus of two classes scheduled for Wednesday, June 13, at the Potter County Education Center on Water Street in Coudersport.  More...

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Disabled military veterans participating in this year’s Trout Unlimited Project Heal­ing Waters were greeted as heroes during their es­cort through Potter County on Tuesday. Their destina­tion was Moore’s Run Fish & Game Preserve. More...

Blood drive in Austin

Austin Area School is hosting a Community Blood Bank blood drive from 1-5 pm Tuesday, May 29. Dona­tions made to the CBB sup­ply local hospitals. For more information, call 570-789- 4026 or visit the website, fourhearts.org.   More...