October 8th, 2013
The goal set for the American Red Cross Bloodmobile stop on Monday in Kane was to collect 32 full units of blood.
Robert E. Allshouse, 64, of 1519 Rte 66 and 948, Russell City, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at Kane Community Hospital.
Born Dec. 12, 1948, in Warren, he was a son of the late Theodore and Lulu Vandervoort Allshouse. On May 6, 1971, in Kane, he married Sally Haight who survives.
Mr. Allshouse, who was a 15-year cancer survivor, served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War.Â He had been employed as a monitor at CD Electrodes in St. Marys.
MT. JEWETT â€“ The Mt. Jewett Borough Council plans to "explore" a possible sale of the borough water system to a private company.
SMETHPORT â€“ A change in a budget for federal funding is expected to help the borough of Kane complete renovations at Evergreen Park.
The Lady Wolves played 80 solid minutes of soccer on Monday on their way to posting an impressive 2-1 victory over the visiting Brockway Lady Rovers. The Kane offense dominated the action early, controlling the ball for most of the early going.
Walter J. Nalducci Jr., 74, of 510 Janeway St., died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 at his residence.
Born Dec. 2, 1938, in Bayonne, N.J., he was a son of the late Walter and Florence Bevilacqua Nalducci.Â On Sept. 8, 1962, at St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane, he married Anne Varisano who survives.
Mr. Nalducci served in the U.S. Air ForceÂ and saw duty stateside and in Guam.Â He attended St. Peter's College in Jersey City, N.J. and retired as the postmaster of the Kane Post Office.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader football team had their homecoming game on Saturday afternoon at Dutch Country Stadium, losing 35-7 to the Kane Wolves to fall to 0-6 on the season.
"We had some things going there. We made some mistakes," said ECC head coach Tony Gerg. "I wish we could have had a better showing for homecoming."
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Friday morning, area residents were invited to a tour of the J5 paper machine at Domtar in Johnsonburg. The tour was offered as part of Domtar Manufacturing Day, during which mill officials offer a closer look at their production process and history.
Katherine T. Peterson, 64, of 130 Greeves St., died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 at her residence.
Born June 2, 1949, in Jamestown, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late John and Elizabeth Bowen Frey. On Oct. 12, 2002, in Jamestown, she married George Peterson who survives.
Mrs. Peterson was a graduate in nursing from the Jamestown Community College. She had been employed as a registered nurse at the WCA Hospital in Jamestown.Â Previously she had worked at the Jamestown General Hospital before its closing.
She was preceded in death, besides her parents, by two brothers, John Frey and Lewis Frey.
The state Department of Education has released tentative "performance" scores for Kane schools.
Under the new state "School Performance Profile," each school in the district has received a ranking between zero and 100 to reflect its achievement.