January 16th, 2014
HAZEL HURST â€“ The former secretary-treasurer for Hamlin Township is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on charges linked with the alleged theft of township money.
SMETHPORT â€“ Suspended Kane Police Chief Brian Hillard will have another chance to enter a plea to charges of falsifying firearms training records for three Kane police officers.
Hillard was scheduled to enter a plea Thursday in McKean County Court. The court appearance has been continued to a later date not yet specified.
The Kane Wolves wrestling team were firing on all cylinders on Thursday night in the Wolvesâ€™ Den.
Kane coach Mike Swartwoodâ€™s Wolves avenged last yearâ€™s loss to Port Allegany with a dominating 61-10 win over the Gators.
JAMES CITY â€“ The Highland Township Board of Supervisors has yet to officially challenge the payment of a pension to Charlie Vaughn.
The Parents-Teachers Organization (PTO) at the Kane Elementary School is holding its annual Book Fair in the elementary/middle school library. Selecting books to buy are these fourth-graders, left to right: Adian Markert, Cooper Nystrom, Brooke Ginkel and Kathryn Sluga. Students can shop at the Book Fair through Friday.
ST. MARYS â€“ Following the recent announcement of the closing of St. Joseph Monastery in St. Marys current and former area residents have voiced their reaction to the news, a majority of which are of sadness and disappointment paired with fond memories of The Benedictine Sisters of Elk County and their contributions to the community.
Tension was high in the Wolvesâ€™ Den on Wednesday night as District 9 AA foe Brookville came to Kane to take on the Wolves.
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Planning Commission has endorsed a plan by Howard Drilling to erect a new building at its complex along Bridge Street in Mt. Jewett.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department elected officers Tuesday at a meeting at the fire hall.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department held its annual election Tuesday evening at the fire hall.