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Archive - 2013

February 10th

Two-car collision in Ridgway

February 10, 2013

According to eyewitness reports, Richard Pratt, 42, was stopped at the light at the bottom of Montmorenci Road in Ridgway early Sunday evening at when he heard brakes screeching behind him. His 2008 Chevy Silverado pickup was rear-ended by a 2002 Mazda Tribute driven by a known 19-year-old. According to reports, the Mazda had swerved to avoid the Chevy, but both back ends collided, leaving the Mazda's tailgate hanging from the truck's. The car then proceeded about a quarter mile down Gillis Avenue to the SAMI building's parking lot. The Ridgway Fire Department and the Ridgway-based Pa.

February 8th

Crusaders down Dutchmen 47-36 in D9 League contest

February 9, 2013

The Elk County Catholic Crusader basketball team raised their District 9 League record to 8-1 with a 47-36 victory over the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen Friday night at the ECCHS gym on Senior Parent Night.

Local teams compete in Competitive Spirit Championships in Hershey

February 9, 2013

HERSHEY - The competition cheerleading squads from St. Marys Area High School and Elk County Catholic High School both traveled to Hershey last Saturday to participate in the inaugural Competitive Spirit Championships.

SSMSES air conditioning issue hotly debated

February 8, 2013

An extended back-and-forth involving the options, feasibility and expenses associated with proposed construction projects at South St. Marys Street Elementary School was part of Thursday's workshop meeting of the St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors.

Fox Bicentennial organizers give update

February 8, 2013

KERSEY - Fox Twp. Secretary and Bicentennial Co-Chairperson Kathy Dowie provided Fox Township Supervisors an update on new activities scheduled for the upcoming event.

Kane man dies in accident near James City

February 8, 2013

JAMES CITY – A Kane man was killed Friday morning when an empty coal truck struck his passenger car at the intersection of Route 66 and the entrance to James City

A reluctant visitor

February 8, 2013

He hadn’t planned on sharing details about his military service, but Emporium resident and veteran Ron Schloder somehow found himself in front of the students at St. Boniface School recently during "Nation Day" to talk about an experience that is never far from his conscious thought.

February 7th

SMA gymnasts close out regular season with victory

February 8, 2013

The St. Marys Area gymnastics squad closed out their regular season Wednesday night with a 124.075 to 112.3 victory over the Bellefonte team at the St. Marys Area Middle School.

Lady Dutch defeat DuBois Central Lady Cardinals 38-29

February 8, 2013

The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch basketball team ran their record to 12-8 on the season with a 38-29 victory over the DuBois Central Lady Cardinals Thursday night at the SMAHS Dutch Oven.

SMASD prepares for 'assessment season'

February 8, 2013

Thursday's workshop meeting of the St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors included discussion of the district's preparation for the upcoming implementation of a new set of standardized tests-- the Keystone Exams.

Chances are, whenever the Elk County Catholic Crusaders and Brockway Rovers face off on the soccer...
Three goals in the first half was all the Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader soccer team needed as...
Elk County Catholic continued its strong start to the season with a 3-0 (25-5, 25-13, 25-15) win...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...