May 15, 2010 RSS feed / Community Life

Smokey Joe’s Cafe on stage tonight

Smokey Joe’s Café, a musical revue of timeless songs, is on stage Saturday (today) at 7:30 pm at the Coudersport High School auditorium.   More...

Plan August Wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Hostetlar announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Renee Hostetlar, to Scott Travis Crumrine, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Crumrine, all of Austin.   The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Austin Area High School. More...

Ecumenical golf outing Sunday

An Ecumenical Golf Outing will be held Sunday beginning at 1:30 pm at the Emporium Country Club. Proceeds will benefit the Emporium Ministerium.   A Chinese auction will be held. More...

Feedin’ Club BBQ Saturday

Sweden Feedin’ Club is holding a chicken barbecue at the usual location, along Rt. 6 at the Laurelwood Inn in Coudersport, on Saturday (today), with serving to start at 10 am.   Chickens halves are available for $4.50. More...

Music festival canceled

Organizers have announced that the Stairway to Heaven Christian Music Festival, originally slated for Aug. 19-21 at the Allegheny River Campground between Coudersport and Roulette, has been cancelled.   They cited lack of interest. More...

‘Hike Cameron County’ returns

Cameron County Chamber of Commerce announces the return of the program, Hike Cameron County, this year.   In observance of National Trail Day, a hike to the Woodman of the World gravestone for Zachary Zaner will be held on Saturday, June 5. More...

Skin cancer screenings offered

Dr. David Moylan and Dr. Hans Baerwald will provide free skin cancer screenings from 7:30-9:30 am Saturday (today) at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital’s Patterson Cancer Care Center. A light breakfast will be served. More...

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Will Hillenbrand, a well-known children’s book illustrator, visited with students at Austin, Galeton, Coudersport and Oswayo Valley schools. More...

Rabies clinic upcoming

Cameron County SPCA has announced that the annual rabies clinic will be held on June 5 from 9 am to noon at the Emporium Firehall.   Shots will be administered to cats and dogs for $5.00. More...

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Captain Wes Heerssen (left) and Brian Scott spoke about the history of the Flagship Niagara & Commodore Perry during last week’s Emporium Rotary meeting, spotlighting the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812. More...

Eppley honored at Lycoming

Former Coudersport resident Amy Eppley was presented with an award at Lycoming College for outstanding academic performance in economics.   She is a senior business marketing and economics management student. More...

Special Olympics

Athletes of every age gave it their all during the annual Potter County Special Olympics at CARP Field in Coudersport. These photos represent just a few of the competitors who were cheered on throughout the day by volunteers, families and friends. More...

Busy day at Cherry Springs park

Two programs are planned for Saturday (today) at Cherry Springs State Park.   A history walk is planned for 7 pm, with a spotlight on settlement of the region in the 1800s and establishment and development of the park. More...

Earth Day

First- and second-graders a Coudersport Elementary School observed the 40th anniversary of Earth Day with a yard sale. More...

Drum & Henry Fishing Derby June 6

One of the oldest outdoor traditions in the region, the annual Drum & Henry Kids Fishing Derby, returns for its 56th year on Sunday, June 6, at the Bucktail Rod and Gun Club pond in Sizer Run from 1-4 pm.   More...

‘Circle of Fifths’ benefit concert scheduled

Musical lineup is still being assembled for the fifth annual Robert Merten Circle of Fifths Music Award Benefit Concert.   More...

Improvements continue

Improvements continue in and around the E. O. Austin Home and Historical Society on the town square in Austin. New park benches purchased by the E. O. Austin Historical Society were recently installed. More...

Bardo named to Raabe Classic roster

Cameron County High School’s Hunter Bardo has been selected to participate in the 37th annual Don Raabe Big 30 Charities Football Classic. The game will be held at 7 pm on Aug. 7 at Bradford High School’s Parkway Field.   More...

5K event planned today in Emporium

Dozens are expected to turn out for the annual 5K Run, Walk and Bike event on Saturday (today) in Emporium starting at 9:30 am.   It’s sponsored by the Keystone Rural Health Consortia. More...

Rabies clinic May 22

A reduced-price rabies clinic will be held on Saturday, May 22, at the courthouse square in Coudersport from 1-4 pm.   All dogs, cats and ferrets that are at least 12 weeks old can be vaccinated against the rabies virus. More...

Free physical exams offered

Emporium Health Center will provide free physical examinations for underinsured adults of Cameron County on Tuesday from 8 am to 4:30 pm.   More...

Lumber Twp. cleanup slated

A Lumber Township spring cleanup will be held on Saturday, May 22, from 8 am -3 pm.   Township residents may take their items to a lot along Rt. 120, across from Hunts Run Road.   Anyone seeking more information should call 486- 1788. More...

Puppet workshop at library

Students completing fourth and fifth grade this year are welcome to participate in a summer puppet workshop at the Coudersport Public Library. More...

Grange square dancing May 22

Odin Grange will be having a round and square dance on Saturday, May 22, from 7-10 pm at their Grange Hall, located off Rt. 872 between Coudersport and Austin.   Beginners and spectators are welcome. Cost is $5.00. More...

Free mammograms May 20

Charles Cole Memorial Hospital will offer free mammograms for women 40 and over on Thursday, May 20, at the Women’s Health Center.   The screenings, funded by Susan G. Komen for the Cure, are intended for the uninsured or underinsured. More...

Benefit dance for Doud family

A benefit dance will be held on Saturday (today) from 8 pm to midnight at the Vets Club in Emporium for the Glen and Kari Doud family. The Douds face high medical expenses to care for their son, Matthew. More...

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Theatre Works visited Coudersport Elementary School for a lesson on teamwork and cooperation, entitled “Nate The Great.” The plot centered on a detective with a similar style to that of Sh More...

SPCA collecting used items

Cameron County SPCA is collecting used printer cartridges and cellphones to help fund the organization’s spay and neuter program. More...

Recognized for academics

Two Coudersport students attending University of Pittsburgh at Bradford were recognized for their academic achievements.   Honored as university scholars for ranking in the top two percent of their class in academic average were Luke E. More...

Austin’s famous ‘madam’ also a humanitarian

Austin’s well-known “madam” of the early 20th century, Cora Brooks, was the subject of a recent presentation at the E.O. Austin Historical Society museum.   More...

Kightlingers, Ford present college scholarship

Kightlinger Motors of Coudersport and Ford Motor Company recently presented a $1,000 college scholarship to Denielle Moshier, a senior at Coudersport Area High School. More...

Foreign language seminar open

Potter County Education Council is organizing a foreign language forum open to anyone interested in learning a new language, teaching a language, or brushing up on language skills. More...

Hospice acknowledges gifts

Potter County Hospice welcomes memorials or donations to support the organization’s mission of providing conscientious and compassionate end-of-life care for the afflicted and their family. More...

Armstrong awarded by Air Force

Air Force Senior Airman Brent J. Armstrong has been named Honor Guard Member of the Year. More...

Roulette alumni event May 29

Roulette Alumni Association will holding its 72nd annual banquet on Saturday, May 29, at the Roulette Firehall. Social hour is at 5 pm, followed by dinner at 6 and a business meeting. Dancing will begin at 9 and continue past midnight. More...

Patkos bound for Puerto Rico

Morgan Patkos has been named to the dean’s list at Point Park University in Pittsburgh.   She’s the daughter of the late Vicki Patkos and granddaughter of Ron and Donna Schroeder of Coudersport. More...

Bullying, prison programs discussed at Rotary

Coudersport Rotary heard about two government programs from Ellen Shinn, grant coordinator for Potter County Human Services, during Monday’s weekly meeting at the Laurelwood.   More...

Cameron County High School Prom.

Brady Belkowski and Trevor Clark were named the 2010 prom queen and king, respectively, at last Saturday’s Cameron County High School Prom. Brady is the daughter of Lori Gleason, John Belkowski and Heather Belkowski. More...