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Archive - 2013

January 7th

Charles R. Cover III

January 8, 2013

Charles R. Cover III, 61, of 101 N. Mill St., Ridgway, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at his residence. He was born Feb. 25, 1951, in St. Marys, the son of the late Charles R. and Frances Luchs Cover Jr.
Mr. Cover was a longtime Elk County resident. He attended Johnsonburg High School and served in the U.S. Coast Guard.

January 6th

SMA Quarterback Club honors Dutch football program

January 7, 2013

The 55th annual St. Marys Area Quarterback Club Football Awards Program was held Saturday night in Carpin Auditorium at the St. Marys Area High School.

SMA gymnasts compete at Bellefonte Bash Gymnastics Invitational

January 7, 2013

On Saturday the St. Marys Area High School gymnastics team traveled to Bellefonte to participate in the Bellefonte Bash Gymnastics Invitational.

St. Marys swim teams compete at Arctic Swim Classic

January 7, 2013

CLEARFIELD – With every new year comes an early opportunity for the SMAHS Swim Team to test the water against the finest in the district as well as across the state.
See Monday's edition of The Daily Press for more details.

Ridgway boys' basketball wins 48-41 over ECC

January 7, 2013

Ridgway boys' basketball used a strong third quarter to overtake the Elk County Catholic Crusaders 48-41 Saturday night in front of an overflow crowd at Ridgway Area High School.

On the snowy road

January 7, 2013

This freshly fallen snow covers the trees along state route 255 south in Elk County. This week a Pacific air flow will result in milder temperatures which are expected to be in the upper 30s/lower 40s with partly sunny/partly cloudy skies. However, this will soon change: Temperatures are expected to dip in mid-January as frigid air moves in from the North Pole.

Ridgway man claiming illegal search and seizure in drug trial

January 7, 2013

RIDGWAY - A Ridgway man headed to trial on drug charges filed after state police allegedly uncovered marijuana growing on his Long Level Road property was in Elk County Court last week seeking the suppression of evidence obtained by police in aerial and physical searches of his property and home.

ECC students learn about potential careers from alumni

January 7, 2013

Prior to the start of their recent holiday break, members of the junior and senior classes at Elk County Catholic High School had the opportunity to attend informational sessions with school alumni to learn about various careers from ECC alumni already employed in those areas.

Betty J. Taylor

January 7, 2013

Betty J. Taylor, 60, of 57 Beaver Lane, Kersey, died Saturday evening, Jan. 5, 2013 at the DuBois Regional Medical Center.
She was born Nov. 17, 1952 in Brookville, daughter of the late Walter and Sara Postlewaite Allshouse. On July 8, 1994 in the First Presbyterian Church in Ridgway, she married Joseph L. Taylor Sr., who survives.
She was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of St. Marys Public High School. She was a former employee of Stackpole Carbon Company and Penn Metal Stamping.

Hugh J. Lanzel

January 7, 2013

Hugh J. Lanzel, 86, of 551 School St., St. Marys, died on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 at the Elk Regional Health Center after a brief illness.
He was born March 9, 1926 in St. Marys, son of the late Ralph and Mary Schatz Lanzel. On Oct. 27, 1950 in Maryland, he married Rose Garnic, who survives.
Mr. Lanzel was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of Central Catholic High School. He retired in 1986 from the Stackpole Carbon Company. He was a member of the St. Mary’s Church.

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