June 27th, 2013
The Kane Area School District this year went the extra mile to help 13 seniors meet requirements to receive their diplomas at commencement.
MCKEAN CO. â€“ A New York man and convicted sex offender who evaded authorities for over 12 years has been found living in McKean County.
Edna R. Spangler, 77, of 109 Clay St., Kane, died unexpectedly at her residence on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
Born Sept. 26, 1935 in Spring Creek, she was the daughter of Opal and Cora Cisco Spangler.Â On Aug. 3, 1955 in Fredrick, Md., she married Charles R. Spangler, who died in 1991.
Edna was an Avon Representative for many years.Â She was a life member of the VFW Post #1132 in Kane and it's Ladies Auxiliary.Â She was Catholic by faith.
Kane's 9- and 10-year-old Swartwood Builders' team played its season finale on Wednesday night against Fox Township.
The Kane 11- and 12-year-old all-stars opened up their playoffs on Wednesday against the Bradford Americans.
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Salary Board has approved an across-the-board 2 percent pay increase for about 165 county non-union and management employees.
RIDGWAY â€“ With North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission voting at last month's meeting to take out a nearly quarter of a million dollar line of credit needed to cover expenses like payroll, bills, and rents, the organization has kept a watchful eye on the governor's 2014 budget proposal to see what the future holds.
When: Wednesday, July 24
Where: North Central office, 651 Montmorenci Rd., Ridgway
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Ralph G. Faull, 82, of Mt. Jewett, passed away at UPMC Hamot on Monday, June 24, 2013 after a brief illness.
Born Aug. 21, 1930, in Karns City, he was a son of the late William Lee and Cornie Minteer Faull.Â On Oct. 27, 1961, at Nebo Chapel, he married Marguerite Magnuson who survives.
A 1948 graduate of Bradford High School, he then served in the U.S. Air Force from 1948-1952.
Episcopalian by faith, Ralph was a member and lay reader at St. Margaretâ€™s Episcopal Church in Mt. Jewett.
LANTZ CORNERS â€“ Bids for the construction of a sewage collection system in the Lantz Corners area are much lower than expected.
As a result, monthly sewer bills reportedly will drop.
SMETHPORT â€“ McKean County Commissioners Joe DeMott and Al Pingie made another attempt Tuesday to abolish the position of county jury commissioner as of Dec. 31.