October 1st, 2013
Brenda L. Emer, 44, of 142 New Jersey Avenue in James City, died late Tuesday afternoon at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh after a series ofÂ courageous battles with cancer.Â Arrangements are under the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane and will be announced.Â Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com
The Kane boysâ€™ soccer team hosted the West Forest Fire on Monday and came away with a 5-1 loss.
Neither team was able to score for the first 20 minutes as both teams missed chances at the net. The visitors got onto the scoreboard first with 20:41 left in the half when a Fire player scored among a crowd in front of Kane goalie Tyler Schleicher. The team from Tionesta tacked on two more goals before the break.
The Kane-based Allegheny Defense Project and the Sierra Club plan to continue their fight against drilling for gas and oil in the Allegheny National Forest.
Ronald J. Francis, 75, of 81 East Main St., Mt. Jewett, and also 985 Valencia Estates, Lakeland, Fla, died Saturday evening, Sept. 28, 2013 at the Kane Community Hospital.
He was born in Erie on Jan. 18, 1938, the son of the late Clarence and Ann (Zelinski) Francis. He graduated from Academy High School in Erie in 1956 and was employed at Hammermill International Paper for 42 1/2 years.Â He also had owned and operated the Instant Heartburn Sausage Trailer for many years.
Riley Austin (left), son of Bev and Scott Austin of Kane, is the Homecoming King at Kane High School. The king was announced Saturday at the Homecoming Dance at the high school. Ellie Tunall (right), daughter of Mary and Steve Tunall of Kane, is the Homecoming Queen. The queen was announced Friday at halftime of the Homecoming football game. Both king and queen are seniors at Kane High School.
Dr. Maryann Anderson, superintendent of the Kane School District, has lost yet another battle in her lengthy federal case in U.S. District Court in Erie.
Ronald J. Francis, 75, of 81 East Main St., Mt. Jewett, died Saturday evening, Sept. 28, 2013 at the Kane Community Hospital.Â Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
The Kane Wolves dominated Friday nightâ€™s game with Curwensville on both sides of the ball, winning the battle of 4-0 AML South teams by a score of 42-8. The Wolvesâ€™ defense, led by senior lineman Evan Delong, forced four turnovers and the Wolves offense scored early and often against the visiting Golden Tide.
Ellie Tunall was crowned Kane's 2013 Homecoming Queen during halftime of the Wolves' 42-8 win over Curwensville. Tunall, the daughter of Steve and Mary Tunall, is pictured with her escort, Austin Woolcock.
For the second year, the "open house" program at Kane High School will feature a "College and Career Fair."
About 35 colleges, businesses, military services and other organizations will have designated booths in the school gymnasium.