The Daily Press http://www.smdailypress.com http://www.smdailypress.com/apfeed.xml--1 The Daily Press | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-06-03T00:24:51-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14016Commissioners accept position change during meeting2015-06-03T00:24:51-04:002015-06-02T22:56:43-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressSt. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorCommissioners accept position change during meetingDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14016Change0Usable2015-06-02T22:56:43-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14015Sheriff's department has new chief deputy2015-06-03T00:24:37-04:002015-06-02T22:55:20-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressAfter losing full-time status as police chief in Mt. Jewett thanks to a 7-0 council vote that caused Steve Hale to lose his medical benefits in December 2014, Hale is now the chief deputy of the Elk County Sheriff’s Department. He replaces current Sheriff Theresa Merrit, who filled the dual role for seven to eight months.St. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorSheriff's department has new chief deputyDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14015Change0Usable2015-06-02T22:55:20-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14014Work underway on Memorial Park basketball courts2015-06-02T22:50:57-04:002015-06-02T22:50:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe old court and fence were recently removed, and over Memorial Day weekend, all that remained were the poles for the basketball hoops, some piles of dirt, and a graded area where the courts had once stood. By this past weekend, the area was roped off as work continues to prepare the site for the installation of new courts.According to Memorial Park Director Jason Schreiber, the project is supposed to be completed sometime around mid-June. In addition to basketball, volleyball is also played at the courts, and Schreiber indicated that they have been in need of repair for some time.St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiWork underway on Memorial Park basketball courtsDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14014Change0Usable2015-06-02T22:50:57-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14007City Council to vote on parking authority2015-06-02T00:50:51-04:002015-06-02T00:50:51-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressSt. Marys Councilman Ned Jacob said he plans on making a motion that the council creates the authority, but added that he didn't want to make the motion during Monday's meeting as he wanted to give a few weeks for the other council members to think about the issue. St. Marys, PARichie LeckerCity Council to vote on parking authorityDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14007Change0Usable2015-06-02T00:50:51-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14006Penn Highlands Elk still a concern for council2015-06-02T00:48:20-04:002015-06-02T00:48:20-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressSt. Marys, PARichie LeckerPenn Highlands Elk still a concern for councilDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14006Change0Usable2015-06-02T00:48:20-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14004ECCHS graduates 71 in Sunday afternoon ceremony2015-06-01T00:13:40-04:002015-06-01T00:13:40-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressFollowing a Baccalaureate Mass at noon, students processed back into the auditorium at 1:30 p.m. for the official commencement ceremony.St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiECCHS graduates 71 in Sunday afternoon ceremonyDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14004Change0Usable2015-06-01T00:13:40-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14003MacDonald delivers ECCHS commencement address2015-06-01T00:12:19-04:002015-06-01T00:12:19-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressSt. Marys, PABecky PolaskiMacDonald delivers ECCHS commencement addressDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14003Change0Usable2015-06-01T00:12:19-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:14000Donation updates 3D printing technology at ECC2015-05-30T00:48:20-04:002015-05-30T00:48:20-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressInnovated Solutions president Eric Wonderling, vice-president of operations John Azzato, senior application engineer Jake Shannon, and intern Adam Lovenduski, an ECC alumnus, recently visited the school to see how the new 3D printer has been working. St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiDonation updates 3D printing technology at ECCDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:14000Change0Usable2015-05-30T00:48:20-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13999VIDEO: National Spelling Bee B-r-e-a-k-d-o-w-n2015-05-29T18:33:31-04:002015-05-29T18:33:31-04:00Copyright 2015 Daily PressIt's that time of year when word whizzes under 15 years old sweat it out on stage spelling words you didn't even know existed. Bloomberg's David Gura breaks down the Scripps National Spelling Bee.<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>St. Marys, PANo author availableVIDEO: National Spelling Bee B-r-e-a-k-d-o-w-nDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13999Change0Usable2015-05-29T18:33:31-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13994State legislators discuss budget issues at AHUG dinner2015-05-28T23:40:16-04:002015-05-28T23:40:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe panel discussion featured a question-and-answer section that focused strongly on the upcoming state budget and how it will impact the timber industry.The first question that was asked of the legislators was a request to know where the state's budget process currently sits.St. Marys, PARichie LeckerState legislators discuss budget issues at AHUG dinnerDaily Pressurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13994Change0Usable2015-05-28T23:40:16-04:00