Skip to main content

Archive - Oct 2013

October 13th

SMASD lowers lunch debt, plans drills

October 13, 2013

Cafeteria debt for the St. Marys Area School District is at a low of $1,796.62 as reported by SMASD Superintendent Ann Kearney during a recent school board workshop.
Kearney credits Jennifer Asti, director of food services for the district, in her efforts of significantly decreasing the debt.
Just a few years ago the debt was as high as $8,000. Kearney stated the debt is much lower than it typically is this time of year.

iCafe provides after-school destination for teens

October 13, 2013

Anyone traveling in the vicinity of the Catholic Community Center, located at 142 Church St., on weekday afternoons may have noticed a sign outside the building inviting teens to iCafe.
iCafe has been in existence in some form for a number of years, but only started being open on an almost daily basis about a year ago when John Amoratis took over as the youth minister for St. Marys' three Catholic parishes.

Lady Crusader soccer team downs Lady Dutch squad 6-1

October 13, 2013

The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader soccer team handed the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch squad a 6-1 setback Friday afternoon at the SMAHS soccer field.

Lady Crusader soccer team downs Lady Dutch squad 6-1

October 13, 2013

The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader soccer team handed the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch squad a 6-1 setback Friday afternoon at the SMAHS soccer field.

Moniteau Warriors hand Flying Dutchmen 33-26 KSAC loss

October 13, 2013

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team (4-3) saw their KSAC Big School Division record slip to 2-2 on the season as they lost a 33-26 contest to the Moniteau Warriors (1-6) Friday night at West Sunbury.

Brockway Rovers down Crusaders 49-20

October 13, 2013

The Elk County Catholic Crusader football team showed some improvement at times during their contest against Brockway on Friday night but ended up losing to the Rovers by a score of 49-20.

October 11th

Victor C. Bish

October 11, 2013

Victor C. Bish, age 70, of Brockport, died peacefully Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at his home after a brief illness.
He was born on May 2, 1943 in St. Marys, son of the late Kenneth and Martha Heiberger Bish. He married Lorraine C. “Lorri” Lechien on Aug. 30, 1985 in Las Vegas, Nev.
He was a die-setter in various local powered metal factories, as well as in Colorado and California. He retired as a self-employed powder metal consultant in 2005. He enjoyed the outdoors and being with family and friends.

Betty Jean Yale

October 11, 2013

Betty Jean Yale, 69, of 220 Fairview R, Kersey, and formerly of 123 Hollow Rd., Kersey, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at her home after a lengthy illness.
She was born April 16, 1944 in Baxter, daughter of the late Harold C. and Betty K. Wonderling Terwilliger Sr. She was a lifelong resident of the area, attended Kersey schools, and was a graduate of St. Marys High School, Class of 1962.
On Nov. 19, 1967, in Brockport, she married Richard W. Yale, who preceded her in death on Nov. 1, 2009.

Elaine G. Higgins

October 11, 2013

Elaine G. Higgins, 91, of 910 South Michael Rd., St. Marys, died on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at the Elk Regional Health Center after a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 6, 1922 in Latrobe, daughter of the late Louis and Hilda Schick Geary. She had been a resident of St. Marys since 1950. She was a graduate of Latrobe High School, Class of 1940 and the Greensburg School of Business. She retired from North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development in 2000 after 30 years of service.

Daniel C. Kronenwetter

October 11, 2013

Daniel C. Kronenwetter, 60, of 203 Grandview Rd., St. Marys, died on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 from complications of esophageal cancer.
He was born Oct. 12, 1952 in St. Marys, son of the late Carl M. and Dorothy G. Wendel Kronenwetter.

The Elk County Catholic Crusader golf team raised their dual meet record to 2-1 on the season as...
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch golf team opened their dual match season Monday by playing host to...
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader tennis team opened their 2014 fall season with a 9-0 shutout...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...