May 5th, 2013
ALTOONA â The Kane Lady Wolves Track team came through with some exceptional performances on the way to winning the team title of the Altoona West Central Coaches Track and Field Invitational on Friday. The Lady Wolves finished at the top of 43 AA teams from throughout the state with 73 points. The rest of the top five were Forest Hills (71), Tyrone (60), Elk County Catholic (52) and Johnsonburg (48).
The Elk County Veterinary Clinic (ECVC) is now offering a full-service large animal division along with emergency services after bringing Dr. Megan Cassels-Conway on board just over two weeks ago.
Kenneth O'NeilÂ Hunt, 80, of Route 321 N, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2013 at his residence.
Born June 11, 1932, in Kane, he was a son of the late Edgar and Violet Ohlson Hunt.
Mr. Hunt was a career serviceman, serving in the U.S. Army where he did tours of duty in both Korea and Vietnam. After his honorable discharge, he worked for Stackpole for several years.Â He had been a member of the Kane VFW #1132.
First-year Kane coach Josh Lindemuth was hoping the Wolves could manage a sweep at home this week after defeating Brockway on Wednesday and Curwensville on Thursday. The Wolves jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the bottom of the first, but the Port Allegany Gators answered with four runs in the top of the second and outlasted the home team 11-7 at Pat Santilli Field on Friday.
Kane area businesses have been advised to âmap out a planâ to draw more tourists and visitors to their stores.
The Church Women United of Kane âsteppedâ back in time Friday with a program that featured root beer floats and an old-fashioned âsock hop.â
Shirley Mae Bradybaugh Chittester, 83, of 1152 Lime Rd., Townsend, Ga. passed away on April 25, 2013.
She was born in Kane on Aug. 1, 1929, daughter of the late Harry and Pearl (Quick) Bradybaugh. In February of 1950 she married Donald E. Chittester who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Chittester had worked at the Shirt Factory and Houston Electronics and was the manager of the Arlington Hotel in Kane.
The Kane Wolves won their second straight game on Thursday night, avenging an early season loss to the Curwensville Golden Tide. The Wolves jumped out to a 3-0 lead on their way to the 9-5 victory over the Tide.
The Curwensville Golden Tide avenged an earlier season loss to the Kane Lady Wolves by defeating them 11-0 on Kaneâs home field on Thursday. The Lady Wolves continued to struggle at the plate, registering only two hits against the Tideâs Taylor Shope.
A crowd estimated at more than 75 attended a "Meet the Candidates" forum Thursday evening at the Kane Area Community Center.
A total of 22 candidates in the May 21 primary election spoke at the 90-minute program.Â