Austin school names honor students

Austin Area School has announced its honor roll for the final marking period of the 2014-15 school year. Students on the distinguished honor roll earned an average of 95 or above: Grade 12: Charlotte Chance, Kina Logue, Timothy Purdy and Trinity Werstler; grade 10: Alyson Rotello; grade 9: Jordan Brewer and Rylee Hooftallen; grade 8: Noah Leightley and Miles Moate; […]

Sterling Run reunion

Sterling Run old-timers’ reunion will be held Aug. 1 at the Mason Reunion Grounds, starting at noon. Those planning to attend should bring a dish to pass. Drinks and other essentials will be provided.

SVFD plans BBQ

Sinnemahoning Volunteer Fire Department is serving barbecued chicen dinners on Saturday, July 18, from 11 to 3 at the firehall. Cost of the meal is $10, which includes a half-chicken, baked beans, macaroni salad, roll, beverage and dessert.

Coudersport Libary 5K announced

Coudersport Public Library’s sixth annual 5K Race, Walk & Fun Run will be held Saturday, Aug. 22 at 9 a.m., beginning in the library parking lot. Registration will open at 8. 5K Run trophies will be awarded to the male and female champions. Medals will be given to the other top finishers based on age division. The course covers paved […]



More students receive tutoring

More students from Cameron and Elk counties are receiving tutoring to keep on track with their school peers. Jackie Lundy, program manager for the Community Education Center of Cameron and Elk Counties, shared details at last month’s Cameron County Collaborative Board meeting. CEC now offers tutoring for students of all ages at both its Emporium and St. Marys locations. Students […]

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Five injured in one-vehicle crash

Five young Emporium residents were hurt in a violent one-vehicle crash last Thursday night on the Rasselas Road in Jones Township, Elk County. State police said 18- year-old Erin Garrigan was speeding when his sedan went off the road at a railroad crossing. The car hit an embankment and rolled over several times before coming to rest upside down. Brogan […]


The Cameron County SPCA would like to thank Ken Lewis for the bags of ice, Dollar General for the water, and Olivett’s Market and the Frito-Lay Company for donating all the food items for our fundraising event held on July 4th. Also, Gracie and Sethie Lucas for their Lemonade stand they had for the SPCA. Our walking taco sale was […]