January 13th, 2013
The Kane Area High School gym was transformed into a circus on Saturday. Capacity crowds attended two shows to benefit the Kane High School Student Council. Â
Coming into Friday night's game, the focus was on Kane senior Kaila Jamerson surpassing the 1,000 point mark for her career.
Both the JO and novice wrestlers hosted the tournament this past weekend which resulted in the JO wrestlers grabbing the first place team trophy. There were teams from Cameron County, Clarion, Salamanca, Olean, as well as Canisteo to name a few. A total of 300 wrestlers competed on Saturday. This coming Sunday the JO Wrestlers will be hosting a Dual Team Tournament at the Kane High Gym. The novice team will be traveling to Salamanca.
The Kane Wolves played with the Ridgway Elkers for a quarter but the Elkers outscored the Wolves 16-5 in the second quarter and cruised to the 62-35 victory in the Wolvesâ€™ Den on Friday night.
A ribbon-cutting took place today, Friday, Jan. 11, at Datus Technologies, 167 Fraley St. in Kane.Â
Kane school officials are concerned about the number of young students who post personal information on the Facebook social network on the internet.
State Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren) has moved her Kane office from 8 Field St. to 55 Fraley St. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception was held Thursday to mark the opening of the new office.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Local, state and federal law enforcement agencies are still working to track down the man responsible for a brazen, broad-daylight armed robbery at the CNB Bank in Johnsonburg on Tuesday.
Joseph "Cook" Kasaback, 83, of 4 North Hillside Ave., Ludlow, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born July, 1929, in Warren, he was a son ofÂ the late Anthony and Helen Antal Kasaback.Â On March 14, 1952, in Clarendon, he married Joyce Nystrom who survives.
Mr. Kasaback was employed for 40 years by Penelec as a chief hot stick lineman and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
He served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Jamestown SeeBees.Â He also played for NavyÂ in the Army-Navy Orange Bowl Game.
PIGEON â€“ A Highland Township volunteer firefighter was injured Wednesday morning while responding to a 14-vehicle traffic accident on icy Route 66, six miles south of Russell City.