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August 28th, 2015
The covered bridge over Two-Mile Run at Wildcat Park near Ludlow is a popular summer gathering spot for families. The annual Arts and Crafts Show at the park is Oct. 3.
SMETHPORT â€“ A Mt. Jewett woman was jailed Thursday on charges that she stole over $20,000 from an elderly woman at a nursing home.
This week's Take Me Back Tuesday picture comes from the 1982 Hurri-Kane. The Kane High Class of 1982 performed "The Curious Savage" for their junior class production. Members of the cast are, from left to right, Scott Hall, Jamie DeWalt, Bonnie Robinson, Sue Zook, Cliff Walters, Carolyn Polvino, Ritt Smith, Carol Zarnick, Julie Jones, Lea Zook and Scott Maxwell. Student directors for the play were Cindy Oyler and Todd Lindberg, while the faculty director was John Stanko.
Tuesday, Aug. 25-- McKean County Board of Commissioners, 10 a.m., courthouse, Smethport.
Tuesday, Aug. 25-- Public hearing on Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance (LERTA) program, Kane borough building, 4 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 25-- Kane Borough Council, special meeting, 4:20 p.m., borough building.
Wednesday, Aug. 26-- Kane school classes resume.
Wednesday, Aug. 26-- Mt. Jewett to Kinzua Bridge State Park trails planning group, 7 p.m., Mt. Jewett Fire Hall.
Kane Area School District Athletic Calendar â€“ Week of August 24, 2015
Monday, August 24, Girlsâ€™ Golf at Coudersport, 4 pm
Members of the Kane Volunteer Fire Department don air packs Wednesday evening as they prepare to seek the source of a fire inside a building at the former Kane Magnetics complex on Oak Street.
Headlines from the Week of Aug. 19, 1968
Lightning Kills Two Men, Third Man is Burned at JoJo
Two Bradford men died and a Tulsa, Oklahoma truck operator was rushed to Kane Community Hospital with burns received when lightning struck the boom of a truck. The workers were unloading pipe at the South Penn lease at JoJo shortly after noon.
Art Objects Valued At Over $1 Million Stolen At Bradford
This week's Take Me Back Tuesday picture features participants in girls' intramurals from the pages of the 1949 Hurri-Kane. According to the KHS yearbook, participation that year was a record high, with more than 175 girls participating in basketball, soccer, volleyball, mushball, field hockey, badminton, ping pong and archery. According to the caption, ten senior girls were chosen to take part in a district "Play Day" in Bradford.
Monday-Saturday-- McKean County Fair, East Smethport.
Tuesday-- Friends' Memorial Public Library Board, 3:30 p.m., library, Chase Street, Kane.
Wednesday-- Kane Senior Center Board, 1 p.m., senior center, Fraley Street.
Thursday-- Erection of Purple Heart County road signs by Kane Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), 6 p.m., Gausman's Garage, Route 6, Wetmore Township.
Thursday-- Kane Park Commission, organizational meeting, 7 p.m., Kane borough building, Chase Street.
Saturday-- Birthday Recognition Dinner, 5:30 p.m., Kane Senior Center, Fraley Street.
VIDEO: College Footballâ€™s Best Wide Receivers For 2015
They seem to defy the laws of physics with their eye-popping catches and bursts of speed that would make even The Flash envious. Now, these five receiving marvels are primed to create havoc once again on opposing secondaries across the land. Blink and you may miss these human blurs in action... which is why this Campus Insiders hype video slows them down so you can enjoy their highlights.
These football players are working out at the Kane Middle School football field. Varsity football practice officially begins Monday.