August 14th, 2015
These are two of the 78 women who participated Tuesday in the Ladies Open at Kane Country Club. They are Catherine Biggs (left) of Olean, N.Y., who plays at the St. Bonaventure Golf Course; and Merilee Potter (right) of Port Allegany, who plays at the Pine Acres Golf Course near Bradford. Called "Swinging in the Rain," the Ladies Open featured three flights with prizes for each. The golf outing included dinner.
These football players are working out at the Kane Middle School football field. Varsity football practice officially begins Monday.
Headlines from the Past- Taken from the Kane Republican the week of Aug. 13, 1940
Blitzkrieg of Britain is ON â€“ German Planes Attack Britain in Waves of 50
British Version: 20 German planes shot down, few casualties and comparatively small damage.
German Version: 71 British planes downed, 17 Nazi craft missing, Portsmouth heavily attacked and RAF fields shattered into pieces.
Ideal Farms Dairy Will Be Rebuilt
Events this week
(Open to the public)
Monday, Aug. 10
9 a.m.-- Hamilton Township Board of Supervisors, township office, Ludlow.
4 p.m.-- Kane Borough Council, borough building, Bayard Street.
7 p.m.-- Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors, township building, Hazel Hurst.
Tuesday, Aug. 11
10 a.m.-- McKean County Board of Commissioners, county courthouse, Smethport.
5:30 p.m.-- McKean County Planning Commission, 911 Center near Smethport.
7 p.m.-- Mt. Jewett Regional Sewer Authority, borough building, Center Street.
VIDEO: Trump Jolts First GOP Debate
A combative Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign, leaving his onstage rivals to compete for attention.
Youth football players in Kane take part in drills at the former Chestnut Street Elementary School field to prepare for the coming season.
Week of August 6, 2000
District Justice Opens New Office
Magesterial District 48-3-04 in Kane has moved to its new office at 116 Fraley St. District Justice Michael Kennedy hosted an open house for professionals who work in the court system.
Hedlund to be inducted into AU Sports Hall of Fame
Jack Hedlund, Kane native and longtime administrator at KAHS, is a 2000 inductee to the Alfred University Sports Hall of Fame. The 1965 Alfred University graduate lettered in football, basketball and track and was a standout lineman for the football team and a record holder in the shot put.
In a scene familiar to Kane Wolves' football fans, Jamie Lingenfelter dives to trip up a New York state ball carrier in Saturday's Don Raabe Big 30 Classic. Lingenfelter and teammates Andrew Peterson, John English, Ryan Swanson and Dillon Mattis were selected to represent the Wolves on the Pennsylvania All-Star team. New York won the contest 44-8.
This week's Take Me Back Tuesday picture comes from the 2000 Hurri-Kane. In this yearbook photo, Nadia Diboun, Julie Wagner and Barbie Powell are pictured with Special Olympic athletes at the annual meet in Kane.
Events for week
(All events open to the public)
Monday, Aug. 3-- Red Cross Blood Drive, noon to 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Kane.
Monday, Aug. 3-- Mt. Jewett Borough Council, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 4-- Wetmore Board of Supervisors, township building, Spring Street, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 5-- Kinzua Bridge Forum, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Mt. Jewett Fire Hall.
Thursday, Aug. 6-- Kane School Board workshop, 6:30 p.m., administration wing conference room.
Saturday, Aug. 8-- "Wings Over Bradford," 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bradford Regional Airport, Route 59, Lafayette Township.