April 14th, 2014
The Kane Borough Council agreed Monday to seek bids for the paving of sections of four borough streets.
HAZEL HURST â€“ Guy Raught of Hazel Hurst has resigned as a member of the Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors.
He submitted his letter of resignation Monday at a board meeting at the township building in Hazel Hurst. The resignation is effective today.
Alexandria LaJean Dunkle, 11 months old, died Saturday, April, 12, 2014 after a lengthy genetic illness.
Alexandria was a happy and content child no matter what obstacles she faced in life.
Born April 22, 2013, in Pittsburgh, she is the beloved daughter of Adam Wheeler and Jessica Dunkle, cherished granddaughter of Connie Snyder and Frank and Nora Wheeler, and the dear niece of Megan Dunkle, Francis Wheeler, and Ryan McClellan.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Robert Dunkle, and a great-grandmother, Barbara Miller.
Steve Timpano recently presented a check to Bill Bloom, a longtime volunteer and current member of Friendsâ€™ Memorial Public Library Board of Directors, for the Libraryâ€™s annual fund drive.
Steve is the president of the Kane Lions Club, which has always been extremely generous, not only to the library, but to many other organizations and needy individuals in Kane and the surrounding area.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department has many fundraisers during the year to generate needed revenue for its operation.
The next benefit planned April 26 requires only a little time from Kane area residentsâ€”not money.
June E. Nichols, 92, formerly of DeYoung, died early Friday morning, April 11, 2014 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where she resided for the past four years.
Born June 3, 1921 in Kane, she was the daughter of Raymond and Alma Anderson Sloan. On May 30, 1938 in Warren, she married William R. Nichols, who died in 1998.
Along with her husband, she owned and operated the Wagon Wheel Drive-in in DeYoung for many years.
The Kane School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night in the Kane Middle School auditorium.
Timber management-- including harvests-- isn't a priority for most of the 738,000 private forest owners in Pennsylvania.
Instead, they say they treasure their woods for solitude, enjoyment, hunting and wildlife.
The Kane Lady Wolvesâ€™ softball team hung with the Smethport Lady Hubbers for half the game, but the perennial D9 powerhouse put five runs up in the top of the fourth and added three more in the sixth to leave town with the 10-0 win.
JAMES CITY â€“ Highland Township has received more support in its fight against a proposed injection well for the disposal of drilling waste fluids.