Archive - Jul 4, 2013
Thursday afternoon at Memorial Park, the St. Marys Little League Baseball Junior all stars defeated the Cameron County stars by a 15-5 score in six innings.
St. Marys will now travel to Warren this evening for a 6 p.m. game. Warren defeated Punxsutawney 18-11 on Wednesday.
It took two days, but the St. Marys Little League Softball Junior all stars opened play in the District 10 Tournament with an 18-5, five inning victory over the Warren all stars at Benzinger Park.
The Wilcox American Legion baseball team remained undefeated with a 4-1 win over St. Marys Wednesday afternoon in a game played at Knothole Area Recreational Park in Johnsonburg.
Gene L. Gasbarre, 85, formerly of 121 Polk Ave., Ridgway died Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Snyder Memorial Health Care in Marienville.
He was born May 21, 1928 in Ridgway, son of the late Zachary and Angela (DiNardo) Gasbarre.
He married Hilda J. Winters on December 28, 1950, and she preceded him in death on June 11, 2012.
Spectators watch the fireworks display at the St. Marys Airport on Wednesday evening.
The St. Marys Area Chamber of Commerce moved their annual Fourth of July celebration to the St. Marys Airport this year and, while some residents were hesitant about the move, many seemed pleased with the overall event and responded to a request on The Daily Press' Facebook page to share their thoughts.
Area youngsters between the ages of five and 14 who plan to participate in Inner Park Day at Memorial Park this year are encouraged to sign up for the event by July 8. The free event is scheduled for Wednesday, July 10 with a rain date of the following day, and the advance signups are being held this year in an effort to provide each participant with an event T-shirt.