November 8th, 2012
A Pennsylvania death row inmate sentenced to death by lethal injection for the 1993 kidnapping and murder of a teenage girl was granted a last-minute stay of execution Thursday.
Four Elk County residents pleaded guilty in Elk County Court Monday to drug offenses related to the operation of a Jefferson County-based drug trafficking ring.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Donald J. Vogt, who died on April 26, 2012, will be celebrated on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, with the Rev. Eric Vogt, O.S.B., as celebrant.
Charles J. Schutz, 80, formerly of Brockway and a resident at Christ the King Manor in DuBois, died with his loving family at his side on Nov. 7, 2012 at the DuBois Regional Medical Center.
He was born in St. Marys on June 26, 1932, the son of the late Jerome and Dorothy Dill Schutz. He married Mary Lou Renwick, who died on Sept. 27, 1965.
Mary M. Glatt, 69, of 676 Washington St., St. Marys, died at her home on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012.
She was born July 18, 1943 in St. Marys, a daughter of the late George and Cecelia Klaiber Glatt.
Mary was a lifelong resident of the area and a member of St. Mary's Church.Â She retired from Sylvania after many years of service.Â She enjoyed her pets, reading and watching football.
RIDGWAY - A Johnsonburg man charged with using his home as a marijuana grow house pleaded not guilty in Elk County Monday to violations of The Drug Device and Cosmetics Act.
Tonight the Elk County Footlighters kick off their three-day dinner theatre presentation featuring the comedy "Sin, Sex and the CIA: An American Farce."
The Fox Township Supervisors approved the purchase of a new 2013 Peterbilt plow truck during their Wednesday evening meeting.
Edward H. Wilhelm, 87, of 1169 Windfall Road, St. Marys, died on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at Select Specialty Hospital in Erie following a brief illness.
He was born Jan. 19, 1926 in St. Marys, a son of the late Edward J. and Anna Breindel Wilhelm.
On Sept. 8, 1951 in Force, he married the late Frances "Babe" Canton Wilhelm, who preceded him in death on March 27, 2011.
Frederick J. Moore, 76, of 108 Madison Ave., Ridgway, died, Monday, Nov. 5, 2012.
He was born April 4, 1936, in Emporium, the son of the late Jay P. and Lula N. Chandler Moore. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Louise Shadd Moore.
Mr. Moore had been a Ridgway resident for 35 years and served in the U.S. Air Force in both the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War.
Mr. Moore had been employed at Country Fair, Erich Trucking, Pinecrest Manor, and Industrial Steel and Pipe. He enjoyed reading, fishing, and talking with his many friends.