Archive - 2014 - News Article
SMETHPORT â€“ A trial for a Mt. Jewett man charged with rape began Monday in McKean County Court, featuring the testimony of the alleged victim.
MT. JEWETT â€“ The restoration of a part-time police officer in Mt. Jewett has been proposed by Mayor Melissa McGuire.
SMETHPORT â€“ A gray-haired mother struggled to push her two-wheeled walker through the grass.
Although it was a strain for her, she was determined to approach the Vietnam Memorial Monument bearing her sonâ€™s name.
With family members close at her side, she starred at his name etched in the polished granite stone. Then she moved closer.
She finally found the heart-wrenching courage to reach out and trace his name with her fingers.
When she turned away, tears were rolling down her cheeks as a bagpiper played â€śAmazing Grace.â€ť
The pride of Kane residents came through loud and clear Friday as more than 500 turned out to spruce up their community.
A man wielding two butcher knives came after a Kane borough police officer on foot Thursday evening in a neighborhood drama viewed by hundreds.
A "pay to play" proposal is one option being considered for reducing a hefty deficit in the tentative 2014-15 Kane school budget.
April School of Dance brings to the stage yet another jam-packed, "Glam Slapped" show Friday and Saturday, June 6-7, at the St. Marys Area High School auditorium.
SMETHPORT â€“ A dedication ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday for a Vietnam Memorial Monument for McKean County.
The â€śbig happy familyâ€ť at the Lutheran Home at Kane soon will be without its longtime matriarchâ€”Administrator Linda Carlson.
She is retiring from the position she has held since 1985.
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Board of Commissioners acted Tuesday to allocate $15,000 for an appraisal of the corridor for the defunct Knox and Kane Railroad.