May 6th, 2014
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.
MT. JEWETT â Two private companies made offers Monday to acquire the Mt. Jewett water system.
FOX TWP. â A bridge on a private driveway across from Blooms Road in Fox Township collapsed Monday afternoon under the weight of a logging truck crossing over Little Toby Creek.
The Kane softball team lost both ends of a doubleheader to the Curwensville Golden Tide on Monday at Flickerwood Field. The Lady Wolves, playing in their first game in two weeks and their first home contests since April 10, dropped the first game 10-0 in six innings and lost to the Lady Tide 11-1 in the nightcap, also in six innings.
The Kane High School gymnasium was transformed into a classic dance club for the annual prom Saturday night.
Seniors Andrew Zuzek and Sonya Struble were selected as the prom âKing and Queen.â
ST. MARYS â U.S. Rep. Glenn âG.T.â Thompson (R-Pa. 5) visited the U.S. Army Reserve Center in St. Marys Saturday morning both to express appreciation to service members and to discuss the recent proposal of the Obama administration to downsize the military.
The Kane girlsâ track and field team traveled to Altoonaâs Mansion Park on Friday evening to take part in the West Central Coaches Track Championship meet. The Lady Wolves finished in sixth place out of the 30 competing AA schools with 41 points. The Johnsonburg girls finished in first place in AA.
The Kane boysâ track and field team placed in 11 of 18 events at Fridayâs West Central Coaches Track and Field Championship. The Wolves finished in third place out of 37 AA teams at the meet, which took place Friday evening at Altoonaâs Mansion Park.