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VIDEO: Top NBA free agents and where they might end up

July 2, 2015

VIDEO: Top NBA free agents and where they might end up
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix breaks down where big name NBA free agents like LaMarcus Aldridge, Paul Millsap, Greg Monroe, Danny Green, Tyson Chandler and Rajon Rondo might end up.

Tree-trimming in town

July 1, 2015

Favorable weather conditions typically translates to maintenance work on trees where limbs may grow close to power lines and homes. A local tree-cutting service on Wednesday was seen tending to an overgrown tree along Brusselles Street in St. Marys.

Students tour InStyle Studio

July 1, 2015

The Adult Cosmetology Class at the Clearfield County Career and Technology Center took a tour of InStyle Studio in St. Marys, which is owned and operated by Rhonda Krobot, who graduated from the Adult cosmetology class. The students received services from the salon and also toured salons in DuBois. To enroll in the new class forming in the fall please call 814-765-5308. Pictured from left are students Vicky Walker, Lyssa Jasper, Leigha Miles, Amanda Little, Rhonda Krobot from InStyle Studio, Nichole Reed, Teaica Putillion, Cassidy Bowman, Nicole Gillingham and Molley Charles.

Car fire off Fourth Street

June 29, 2015

A small car fire broke out Monday evening in the vicinity of 208 Fourth St. in St. Marys. Members of the Crystal Fire Department, who were already in the area for the community-wide disaster drill, responded and extinguished the small fire.

Treasure lake resident's boat flounders

June 29, 2015

A private pleasure boat filled with water sank near the marina Sunday morning. Reportedly no one was on board at the time of the accidental sinking. Rescue crews were quick to assist with recovery. It is unknown if the heavy weekend rains contributed to the submerging of the vessel.

Lions Club donated to service dog project

June 28, 2015

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St. Marys Lions Club members recently presented Denise Etzler with a contribution towards the purchase of her service dog. The St. Marys Lions contacted the PA Lions District 14-J Human Needs Committee, which provides clubs with matching funds of up to $300 a year for local needs, and was granted $300 towards this project.

Flood watch in effect for Elk County

June 27, 2015

Widespread heavy to record daily rainfall amounts are expected to fall Saturday and into Saturday night.
Unusually strong low pressure at the surface and aloft will move slowly northeast from the Ohio Valley through the middle Atlantic region throughout the weekend.
Widespread heavy rain will fall and the risk for flooding, especially on smaller streams and creeks, will be high.
A flood watch remains in effect through late Saturday night. Elk and McKean counties are listed among the extensive list of affected counties.

'Hearts of Gold' program

June 26, 2015

In the month of May, GKN Sinter Metals St. Marys employees raised $610 through the “Hearts of Gold” Program for the Laurel Run Delta Waterfowl organization. Employees in from left to right, Joe Blessel-GKN, Scott Clark-GKN and Chairperson for DW, Craig Huff-GKN, Ben Bryant-GKN and Vice Chairperson for DW.

Elkton Presbyterian holds Vacation Bible School

June 26, 2015

The Elkton Presbyterian Church in Dagus Mines, with Pastor Jim Dixon officiating, recently held their Super Cool Undersea Bible Adventure Vacation Bible School with 14 participants.

VIDEO: The positives and negatives of the 2015 NBA draft

June 26, 2015

VIDEO: The positives and negatives of the 2015 NBA draft
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix and Luke Winn explain which moves they liked following the 2015 NBA draft, and which moves left them scratching their heads.

Employees of the Month

June 25, 2015

Penn Highlands Elk selected Debbie Nelson of the surgical services department as its May Employee of the Month. At Pinecrest Manor, Maggie Martin, was chosen for the designation. These awards are given to a person who consistently goes above and beyond while in their duties at the hospital.

Circus draws crowds to Kaulmont Park

June 24, 2015

The Walker International Events, Inc. circus is once again being held at Kaulmont Park, and performances will be held today at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

A Photographic Memory

June 23, 2015

This is the old Jacob Furniture building on Erie Avenue which in recent years has housed the St. Marys & Benzinger Township Historical Society. The scene is of a motorcycle run during the St. Marys Hometown Festival. This building has been recently torn down and the Historical Society has moved into a brand new building next door. When the building was razed, it was discovered that the building rested on a 40 foot long ancient log as its central beam. This, over 100-year-old log is from the early logging era of the town.

Straub Brewery supports local students with scholarships

June 22, 2015

Recently, Mary Anderson, Corporate Controller, and George Hasselman, Marketing Associate, met with students who were selected to be awarded $1,000 each in the form of a scholarship from Straub Brewery. The recipients are Macy Neureiter, Samantha Candalor, Tony Hanes, and Megan Bridges. Megan and Samantha recently graduated from St. Marys Area High School while Macy and Tony are from Elk County Catholic High School.

SGL Carbon, LLC support local students with scholarships

June 21, 2015

Recently, Plant Manager Tom Detsch and Human Resource Manager Kathy Kennedy from SGL Carbon met with students who were selected to be awarded $500 each in the form of a scholarship from SGL Carbon, LLC. The recipients were Mitchell Smithbauer, Garrett Wendel, Jordan Straub and Aaron Meier. Garrett and Jordan recently graduated from St. Marys Area High School while Mitchell and Aaron from Elk County Catholic High School.

The St. Marys Little League Baseball Minor League all stars opened play in the District 10...
The St. Marys Little League Softball junior all stars defeated Brookville 14-4 in 6 innings Tuesday...
The Ridgway Legion baseball team defeated Fox Township 10-5 Tuesday night.
Jeffrey Scott Buck Jr., an 18-year-old volunteer firefighter with Lawrence Township Fire Company,...