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Archive - 2014

September 7th

Helen Johanna Imbrogno

September 7, 2014

Helen Johanna Imbrogno, 92, of 636 Second Ave., Johnsonburg, died Saturday morning, Sept. 6, 2014 at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born March 7, 1922 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Lawrence and Margaret Stebich.
On Sept. 25, 1954 in St. Mary's Church, St. Marys, she married Carl Imbrogno and he survives
She resided in Johnsonburg since her marriage. She lived her childhood in St. Marys with her grandparents Henry and Henrietta Knowlton.

Dorothy A. Meyer

September 7, 2014

Dorothy A. Meyer, 92, a resident of Pinecrest Manor and formerly of Elk Towers, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Pinecrest Manor.
She was born Aug. 27, 1922 in Akron, Ohio, daughter of the late Leo and Veronica Smithbauer Frey.
On Sept. 4, 1943 in the St. Mary’s Church, she married Leo G. Meyer, who preceded her in death on Oct. 6, 1984.

Elizabeth (Betty) J. Roth

September 7, 2014

Elizabeth (Betty) J. Roth, 92, of Bucktail Road, St. Marys, died in Newburyport, Mass. on Aug. 18, 2014 after a brief illness.
She was born in St. Marys on June 22, 1922, daughter of the late Norbert Wittman and Dolores Distler Wittman. On Oct. 22, 1945, she married John J. Roth, who preceded her in death in 2002.

September 5th

St. Marys advances to Elk County Soccer Tournament final

September 6, 2014

St. Marys advanced to the Elk County Soccer Tournament championship game with a 5-2 win over Ridgway Friday afternoon at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School.

Crusader soccer routs Bulldogs 7-0

September 6, 2014

The Elk County Catholic Crusader soccer team picked up their first win of the season in their home opener against the Redbank Valley Bulldogs in the opening round of the Elk County Boys' Soccer Tournament on Friday afternoon. Elk scored four goals in the first half and three in the second to win 7-0.

Dutchmen improve to 2-0 with 23-0 win over AC Valley

September 6, 2014

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 23-0 victory over the AC Valley Falcons Friday night at Foxburg.

Crusaders blank Gators 39-0 in home opener

September 6, 2014

Following a 39-0 shutout victory over the Port Allegany Gators on Friday night, the Elk County Catholic Crusader football team is off to a 2-0 start and has outscored their opponents 71-0 so far this season.

Program to look at liability of bacteria laden spring

September 5, 2014

The Fox Township Supervisors unanimously agreed to participate in a partnership with Penn State University to investigate the potential liability associated with a roadside spring which has tested positive for two forms of bacteria.
As part of the agreement, the township would act as a client for Penn State law students who will provide free advice on any potential liability the township could face as a result of the contamination.
There will be no cost to the township as the students will be conducting legal research as a learning exercise.

St. Marys man ditches drugs at pizza shop

September 5, 2014

A St. Marys man faces multiple charges in an incident that occurred at a Brusselles Street pizza shop wherein the defendant allegedly attempted to leave drugs, drug paraphernalia and a firearm on the property in an attempt to elude police.
Joseph David Hoffman, 27, of 635 East Joseph Rd., is charged with one felony count of carrying a firearm without a license and misdemeanor counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

3rd Annual Les Haas Memorial Trail Challenge

September 5, 2014

The Elk County Conservation District is hosting the 3rd Annual Les Haas Memorial Trail Challenge on Sept. 20 at 9 a.m. at the Laurel Mill Ski Trail.
This trail challenge was started in honor of Les Haas who died unexpectedly on Feb. 24, 2012. He was an avid outdoorsman that served on the board of the Elk County Conservation District for eight years, and also served as a Waterways Conservation Officer with the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission for 20 years.

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