April 4th, 2014
B. Pauline McMillen, 87, of 764 JoJo Rd., Kane, died Friday afternoon, April 4, 2014 at UPMC Hamot in Erie.
Born Nov. 30, 1926 in Brookville, she was the daughter of Russell C. and Gladys G. Weirich Gilmore.Â On May 4, 1946 in Johnsonburg, she married Donald E. McMillen, who died in 1998.
Pauline worked at Stackpole in Kane for many years until it closed.Â She then worked in the deli at Quality Markets in Kane for several years.
Why hasn't the state reimbursed the Kane Area School District for a about a third of the cash it allocated for a 2008 school construction project?
Several stress-relieving ideas were shared Thursday at the 16th annual Women In Timber Luncheon at the Kane Country Club.
Sponsored by the Kane-based Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group (AHUG), the luncheon is for women associated with the area timber industry. More than 35 attended the two-hour event.
RIDGWAY â€“ Elk County President Judge Richard Masson listened to several omnibus pretrial motions on Thursday during a hearing for Michael J. Stephanic Jr., 45, of St. Marys, who is currently incarcerated in the Elk County Prison on charges he allegedly shot and killed June Talmadge, 48, during a Sept. 3 incident in the parking lot of Eastern Sintered Metals.
ST. MARYS â€“ On Sunday the Dynamic Dance Competition Company (DDCC) is hosting a showcase featuring their 2014 season routines. There is free admission to the event being held at Elk County Catholic High School with a 2 p.m. curtain call.
There's a bumpy road ahead for Kane area motorists.
Streets and highways have numerous potholes, which literally shake vehicles that have no choice but to pass over them.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ The Johnsonburg Ramettes overmatched a young Kane Lady Wolves squad Wednesday afternoon in a 12-2 five-inning game at Knothole in Johnsonburg.
The Ramettes, comprised of student athletes from both Ridgway and Johnsonburg in the first year of a cooperative sports agreement, tallied 12 runs on 10 hits in the game.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ Johnsonburg rebounded from an opening loss to Smethport with a 10-3 win over Kane Wednesday afternoon at Knothole Area Recreational Park.
Cole Peterson starred on the mound for the Rams as he tossed the first five innings. He allowed three hits and one unearned run. He walked one and struck out 11. Peterson was also 1 for 1 with a walk and reached base twice when he was hit by a pitch.
Under a long-standing agreement, Wetmore Township contributes $18,000 a year for fire protection by the Kane Volunteer Fire Department.
The Kane girlsâ€™ track and field waited an extra week to open their home track season but it was worth the wait as the Lady Wolves rolled over Northern Potter by a 106-39 score. Kayla Kerner was a quadruple winner for Kane and was backed up by triple winners Morgan Nicholson and Camryn Cummings.