April 15th, 2014
Mac and Eddie McQuillen took 1st place in the District Eagles Championships held in Clearfield.
Over 75 teams competed from 10 different clubs. Mac and Eddie started off with five straight victories. This set up a winners bracketed final with the Clearfield team that beat them in the finals of the previous championship. The two teams battled out a very strategical game with the McQuillens coming out on top.
Howard S. Graham, 86, of Route 6 west of Kane, died at his home Tuesday evening, April 15, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
JAY TWP. â€“ Multiple fire departments responded Tuesday evening for a report of a structure fire at Rose's Hilltop Diner located at 24716 Bennetts Valley Highway.
The Kane Borough Council is making plans to restore the position of borough manager.
The Kane Borough Council agreed Monday to seek bids for the paving of sections of four borough streets.
HAZEL HURST â€“ Guy Raught of Hazel Hurst has resigned as a member of the Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors.
He submitted his letter of resignation Monday at a board meeting at the township building in Hazel Hurst. The resignation is effective today.
Alexandria LaJean Dunkle, 11 months old, died Saturday, April, 12, 2014 after a lengthy genetic illness.
Alexandria was a happy and content child no matter what obstacles she faced in life.
Born April 22, 2013, in Pittsburgh, she is the beloved daughter of Adam Wheeler and Jessica Dunkle, cherished granddaughter of Connie Snyder and Frank and Nora Wheeler, and the dear niece of Megan Dunkle, Francis Wheeler, and Ryan McClellan.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Robert Dunkle, and a great-grandmother, Barbara Miller.
Steve Timpano recently presented a check to Bill Bloom, a longtime volunteer and current member of Friendsâ€™ Memorial Public Library Board of Directors, for the Libraryâ€™s annual fund drive.
Steve is the president of the Kane Lions Club, which has always been extremely generous, not only to the library, but to many other organizations and needy individuals in Kane and the surrounding area.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department has many fundraisers during the year to generate needed revenue for its operation.
The next benefit planned April 26 requires only a little time from Kane area residentsâ€”not money.
June E. Nichols, 92, formerly of DeYoung, died early Friday morning, April 11, 2014 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where she resided for the past four years.
Born June 3, 1921 in Kane, she was the daughter of Raymond and Alma Anderson Sloan. On May 30, 1938 in Warren, she married William R. Nichols, who died in 1998.
Along with her husband, she owned and operated the Wagon Wheel Drive-in in DeYoung for many years.