May 7th, 2014
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.
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.