Archive - 2013
St. Marys Chevrolet is celebrating its grand re-opening this weekend to mark the completion of the car dealership's recent renovations.
Members of the Elk County Solid Waste Authority were given a tour of the Greentree Landfill Tuesday, led by Don Henrichs of Veolia Environmental Services and area manager of the landfill.
Norma Jean Hockman, 81, of 111 W. Long Ave., DuBois, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born on March 12, 1932 in DuBois, daughter of the late Richard C. Anderson Sr. and Laura E. (Derolf) Anderson.
On July 26, 1953, in DuBois, she married Charles E. Hockman and he preceded her in death on Feb. 26, 1992.
She was a housewife and candy maker and a former telephone operator for Bell Telephone. She graduated from DuBois Area High School in 1950.
Elk County Catholic volleyball won 3-1 (25-13, 22-25, 25-11, 25-18) over Johnsonburg Tuesday night at Johnsonburg Area High School.
The St. Marys Area High School boys' and girls' cross country team competed against Brockway at home Tuesday afternoon.Â
The Elk County Catholic cross country teams played host to the Brookville and Ridgway squads Tuesday afternoon at Benzinger Park. Only Elk Catholic had a full team so no team scores were kept.
On Tuesday morning Fr. Philip M. Oriole, executor of the estate of Monsignor John B. Hagerty, was on hand at Elk County Catholic High School to present a check in the amount of $120,000 to be used for tuition assistance and scholarships. While the check represents the bulk of the amount ECC will be receiving from the estate of Hagerty, a former headmaster at the school, Oriole noted that he will be returning later in the year once the estate is completely wrapped up to present an additional check.
St. Marys City Council has requested members of the Shade Tree Commission attend a future council meeting in order to discuss several issues involving the organization.
The Elk County Solid Waste Authority has recently been notified of the closing of their current electronics recycling contractor, Eco International. The company plans to close its doors by the end of the year.
The District 9 Boys' Golf Championship was held Monday at The Pennhills Club in Bradford. The second round will be played Saturday at Pennhills to determine the top eight Class AA golfers and the top two Class AAA golfers who will advance to the West Individual Regional scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 16 at Tom's Run Golf Course at Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort in Blairsville.