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September 3rd, 2015
This vacant lot on Fraley Street in Uptown Kane is the site of a proposed amphitheater with a stage and seating for the audience. The Kane Area Revitalization Enterprise (KARE) has raised more than $110,000 for the project.
Mt. Jewett Board to Furnish 21 Draftees September 24
Governor Arthur H James today announced that the Mt Jewett Draft Board will furnish 21 men to help fill a U.S. Army requisition for 15,158, who will report to army examination stations for final physical examinations.
Japs â€śDeathly Afraidâ€ť of U.S. Fleet Says Marine Air Officer
A Minnesota congressman, just returned from six weeks of sea duty as a marine corps reserve air officer declared today that Japan was â€śdeathly afraidâ€ť of the United States fleet when it was in the Pacificâ€¦
This week's Take Me Back Tuesday picture is from the 1930 Hurri-Kane. The KHS yearbook photo is of the school's marching band and shows off their new uniforms, the first in KHS history. "These consist of white duck trousers, very jaunty blue capes, lined with red, symbolizing our school colors, and trimmed with bright brass braid and buttons. Caps of a corresponding color scheme complete a very unusual, but attractive uniform. The sight of our band marching down the field is enough to thrill any spectator."
Thursday, Sept. 3 â€“ Kane School Board workshop, 6:30 p.m., Administration Building conference room.
Monday, Aug. 31 â€“ Boysâ€™ golf at St Marys, 4 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 1 â€“ Girlsâ€™ golf at Cameron County, 4 p.m.
Boysâ€™ golf vs. Cameron County, home, 4 p.m.
Boysâ€™ soccer scrimmage vs. Punxsy, home, 4 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 2 â€“ Girlsâ€™ soccer scrimmage vs. Punxy, home, 4 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 3 â€“ Girlsâ€™ golf at Coudersport Invitational, TBA
Boysâ€™ golf vs. Elk County Catholic, home, 2 p.m.
MS football scrimmage at Smethport, 4 p.m.
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