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July 9th

5 face charges following drug bust in Kane

July 9, 2013

Four men and a woman face charges following a June 30 drug bust at the Columbus Apartments at 224 Welsh St. in Kane.
Taihelm Nathaniel Green, 32, of Carnegie, Pa. near Pittsburgh faces four charges, including a felony, for allegedly coming to Kane to deliver and sell drugs. 

CNB Bank raises $24,000 for American Cancer Society

July 9, 2013

On Thursday, June 27, CNB Bank hosted its second annual charity golf tournament and successfully raised $24,000 to benefit local American Cancer Society programs. The money raised has been donated to the ACS to make the services of Road to Recovery and Hope Lodge programs available to local families.

July 8th

Dead ID'd in Brockport Fourth of July murder-suicide

July 8, 2013

BROCKPORT – A nondescript home along a quaint stretch of U.S. Route 219 in Brockport is now the scene of an unspeakable tragedy, after a murder-suicide there on the Fourth of July left a father and his two children dead inside. Reports list the dead as 7-year-old Brian Keith David Jr., 8-year-old Nicole Lynn David, and their father, 32-year-old Brian Keith David Sr.

Flip Flops for Soldiers project to aid injured military

July 8, 2013

While summer is prime flip flop season, it is also the ideal time to gather donations for the Flip Flops for Soldiers project. The New Jersey grass roots project's goal is to provide flip flops for the walking wounded military personnel as they pass through a transient medical facility in the Middle East.
Those interested in contributing to the cause may do so by dropping off donations at Shoe Sensation, located in the St. Marys Plaza on the Million Dollar Highway, in the box marked "drop your flops here."

Early morning visitor

July 8, 2013

Photo submitted by Patty Prechtl
This doe was recently seen meandering through the yard of Patty Prechtl.

July 7th

Proposed 'Voire Dire' filed in Emporium kidnap case

July 7, 2013

WILLIAMSPORT – Federal prosecutors in the USA V. Thomas Smith, the case of an Emporium man charged with the August 2012 attempted abduction of a bank teller at gunpoint, have submitted questions to be asked of prospective jurors when trial proceedings, previously set to begin today, resume on Aug. 5.

Businesses expanding in St. Marys

July 7, 2013

Recently the St. Marys City Council approved applications for a new business and a business expansion.
Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance or LERTA applications for were received from Foster Wineland for a new 10,500 square foot heavy equipment sales, service and repair building on Grotzinger Road; from Keystone Powdered Metal for a 9,000 square foot warehouse addition; and from Custom Industrial Processing Inc. for two projects.

Community pool celebrating 50 years

July 7, 2013

For 50 years the St. Marys Community Pool has been providing area residents with a way to beat the heat during the hot summer months and, in honor of the occasion, the pool plans to hold a special celebration on Wednesday during normal pool hours.

July 5th

7, 8, and 32 year-old found dead in Brockport home

July 5, 2013

HORTON TWP. – State police are investigating the deaths of three individuals, ages 7, 8, and 32, at a Brockport home Thursday night.
According to police, the deaths occurred at a 4708 Route 219 residence between 7 p.m. and 8:55 p.m. on July 4.

City Council encourages bike safety

July 5, 2013

Members of St. Marys City Council emphasized the importance of bicyclists to obey traffic laws specifically during the summer months when the number of those riding bikes increases.

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