July 19th, 2013
Frances L. Olewinski, 83 of 724 Marvin St., Wilcox, formerly of Johnsonburg died Thursday, July 18, 2013 afternoon at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born on March 30, 1930 in Johnsonburg, daughter of the late Bronislaw and Josephine Kolinoski Piurkoksi.
She married Henry A. Olewsinski on August 15, 1950 in Holy Rosary Church, Johnsonburg. He died October 17, 2008.
She resided in Wilcox most of her life.
Mrs. Olewinski was a graduate of Johnsonburg High School in 1948.
Like most young engaged couples, Ben Marconi and Katie Swajkoski wanted to have a special wedding day. While they originally planned a big wedding with lots of out-of-town relatives, it didnâ€™t work out that way for the couple from Boise, Idaho.
Jim Martin, President of Nittany Minitmart, prepares to cut the ribbon at the company's newest store in Lantz Corners. Looking on are executives of the company, manager of the store and officials from Hamlin Township, Kane Borough and representatives of the Kane Chamber of Commerce. The store opened on Thursday morning and will be open 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.
Members of the Kane Tornado football team gather around Kane Wolves Head Football Coach Todd Silfies and some of the Wolves' players and coaches on Wednesday night. The two teams have been working together on a football camp in preparation for their seasons. The Wolves and Tornadoes will begin official practices in August.
Local elected officials recently toured a drill site owned by Shell. From left to right, Bill Ryding - Wetmore Township; Will Atrium - Mt Jewett Borough; and Elaine Bodistow and Steve Dyne - Wetmore Township.
WETMORE TWP. â€“ A Wilcox man died Tuesday morning after his vehicle flipped on state Route 6 in Wetmore Township.
LANTZ CORNERS â€“ The opening of the new Nittany Minimart at Lantz Corners has been delayed until 10 a.m. Thursday.
A new sidewalk in front of the Kane Area Community Center is being replaced.
Even though there are no games scheduled for more than a month and official practices donâ€™t begin until Aug. 12, a number of Kane High School athletes have been working out this summer to get a jump start on the season.
HAZEL HURST â€“ The Hamlin Township road crew remains on duty.
A week after voting to furlough the two-man crew, the Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors acted at a special meeting Monday to reinstate workers Rick Keesler and Terry Morgan.