August 4, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Timeless tradition kicks off Monday

Anyone looking for the timeless and true “country fair” experience can find it in the coming week when the Cameron County Fair kicks with the traditional tractor parade through downtown Emporium at 5 pm Monday, Aug. 6. More...

Woodsmen Show continues today

Cherry Springs State Park in Potter County is known around the world as an astronomers’ paradise, but this weekend it’s the setting for the 67th annual Woodsmen’s Show. More...

Viewpoints

Marbles and footprints

My morning run was a northward path along the Atlantic Ocean on Hatteras Island in North Carolina.  Anyone who exercises, especially first thing in the morning, does so for many reasons, but there’s no question that cleaning the closet of More...

Correspondence

Record Rainfall   Dear editor:  My record book for July 2018 was a record-breaker. The month started out very warm with temperatures in the 80 and 90s. More...

The Old Timer

Welcome to Mac’s world, where I hope you that you have a strong stomach. I have the usual list of beefs on my mind.  More...

Obituaries

James W. Minor

August 17, 1925 - July 31, 2018

James Walter Minor, Sr., 92, a longtime resident of Coudersport, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in Sweden Valley Manor, Coudersport, after a short illness.  Born on August 17, 1925 in Atwood, Tennessee, he was a son of Cecil More...

Death Notices

Tillie M. Baker   More...

RELATED STORY

(Editor’s Note: Among the presenters at the inaugural Eliot Ness Fest was Scott Sroka, grandson of Joe Leeson, a real Untouchable who served under Eliot Ness. He shared his impressions with Endeavor News in this essay). More...

Counties work together on bust

A cooperative drug trafficking investigation between police in Potter and McKean counties resulted in charges being filed against two Port Allegany area residents last week. Rory D. Ford, 35, and Patricia A. More...

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Coudersport Free Methodist Church was joined by two guest pastors for the first service at its new house of worship, located along Rt. 6 in Sweden Township, just west of Sweden Valley. More...

School district hires curriculum director

Cameron County School Board members filled a new administrative position during their July public meeting as the start-up of classes for the 2018-19 school year draws closer. More...

News

Leap of faith at swimming pool

A new diving board was pressed into service for the first time during a ceremony at the com­munity swimming pool in Emporium, symbolizing a commitment to save the pool as a community asset at a time when rising costs and diminishing revenue have thre More...

Resident fined for using boro hydrant

Coudersport Borough Water Authority held a special meeting Wednesday to discuss penal­ties and potential charges against a borough resident who used a borough hydrant to top off his family’s pool.  More...

Robbery spree suspect at large

A Genesee man suspected of three recent hold-ups was still at large as of press time. Police across the region are on the lookout for 27-year-old Chase Lotter. More...

Community Life

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Sandy Fry of Roulette recently retired after 42 years as a licensed practical nurse at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital (now UPMC Cole). Over the years, Sandy worked for multiple hospital departments. More...

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Coudersport’s one-man street cleaning crew, Wayne Hathaway, was back on the job Sunday morning picking up roadside litter along Main and Second streets.  More...

CEC seeking volunteers

Community Education Center (CEC) of Cameron and Elk Counties is seeking individuals and companies to help the agency in developing an online career pathways library.  More...