Archive - May 2014
Most of the "average" residential property-owners in the Kane School District would see a net tax increase of $8 under the proposed 2014-15 school budget.
The Kane softball team dropped a 13-10 decision to the Sheffield Lady Wolverines on Wednesday afternoon in Sheffield.
Virgil C. Nelson, 81, of 15 Church St., Ludlow, died Thursday afternoon, May 8, 2014 in the Kane Community Hospital. Arrangements, in the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. are incomplete and will be announced.
The Kane Middle School ranks among the elite schools in the nation.
This point came across loud and clear Wednesday at a celebration to honor the middle school for its selection as one of the â€śSchools To Watch in Pennsylvania.â€ť
Itâ€™s one of the more unusual pieces of sports memorabilia in the world. Itâ€™s also one of the rarest of all: a baseball signed by a saint.
The Kane Boysâ€™ Track and Field team put the finishing touches on an undefeated dual meet season with victories over Elk County Catholic (105-51) and Johnsonburg (105-25) on Tuesday afternoon in St Marys.
The family of George Kelley will be receiving friends from 1-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 10 at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Mt. Jewett. A memorial service will follow at 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. W. Craig Smith, pastor of the Mt. Jewett United Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial, with military honors accorded, will follow at McKean Memorial Park.
Mr. Kelley died Nov. 25, 2013.
SMETHPORT â€“ Philip L. Clabaugh of Kane has been named as the chief public defender for McKean County.
The county Board of Commissioners announced the appointment Tuesday at a board meeting at the county courthouse.
MT. JEWETT â€“ A public forum on "Synthetic Drugs" is scheduled Thursday, May 22 at 7 p.m. at the Mt. Jewett Fire Hall.
The Kane Wolves baseball team defeated the Johnsonburg Rams 11-7 on Tuesday at Pat Santilli Field. The win was the first of the season for the Wolves, who were playing in only their second home game of 2014.