Skip to main content

Archive - Nov 2012 - News Article

November 9th

SMASD Veterans Day assembly honors military service

November 10, 2012

"Being a veteran, that's all I've ever done. I've never worked in a factory or anything like that, I've been in the military and I enjoyed my time there," said Sgt. Jim Laird, keynote speaker at the St. Marys Area School District's annual Veteran's Day Ceremony held Friday.

November 8th

Old portion of BV School's future discussed

November 9, 2012

The St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors held a special public meeting on Thursday evening at the Bennetts Valley Elementary School in order to provide background information and host an open discussion as the board contemplates the future of the old portion of the school, which has fallen into disrepair.

Bazaar helping people worldwide

November 9, 2012

The First United Methodist Church Women's Bazaar will enhance its charitable mission by partnering with an organization that helps people all over the world earn a living wage and sustain their business.

Last-minute stay spares killer's life

November 9, 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.

Elk Co. residents plead guilty to drug ring charges

November 9, 2012

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.

November 7th

Johnsonburg man pleads not guilty in marijuana operation

November 8, 2012

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.

Footlighters presenting dinner theatre comedy

November 8, 2012

Tonight the Elk County Footlighters kick off their three-day dinner theatre presentation featuring the comedy "Sin, Sex and the CIA: An American Farce."

New plow truck approved by Fox supervisors

November 8, 2012

The Fox Township Supervisors approved the purchase of a new 2013 Peterbilt plow truck during their Wednesday evening meeting.

November 6th

Obama wins another 4-year term

November 7, 2012

In a show of true bipartisanship, this Obama/Romney sign encourages students to vote during a mock election held Tuesday at Fox Township Elementary School. In a close race against former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, the president was elected to another four-year term. Photo by Amy Cherry.

Treasurer Rob McCord re-elected

November 7, 2012

Democrat Rob McCord, 53, of Bryn Mawr elected to a second four-year term as Pennsylvania state treasurer. He defeated Republican Diana Irey Vaughan, a county commissioner from western Pennsylvania,

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team scored 28 second half points to record a 56-30...
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...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...