April 10th, 2014
Timber management-- including harvests-- isn't a priority for most of the 738,000 private forest owners in Pennsylvania.
Instead, they say they treasure their woods for solitude, enjoyment, hunting and wildlife.
The Kane Lady Wolvesâ€™ softball team hung with the Smethport Lady Hubbers for half the game, but the perennial D9 powerhouse put five runs up in the top of the fourth and added three more in the sixth to leave town with the 10-0 win.
JAMES CITY â€“ Highland Township has received more support in its fight against a proposed injection well for the disposal of drilling waste fluids.
Kane area residents responded to the call for blood Monday by participating in the American Red Cross Bloodmobile visit at the First United Methodist Church in Kane.
The Kane softball team hosted Sheffield on Wednesday afternoon in the Lady Wolves first home game of the 2014 season. Coach Judy Kesslerâ€™s young squad battled for three hours but came up a little short in the 19-17 loss.
The Lady Wolves jumped out to an early 3-0 lead after one inning. After a walk by leadoff batter Daria Huckabone and a shot by Emily Truden that the Sheffield centerfielder misplayed, senior Cheyenne Wheatley delivered with a line drive double in the gap to get the home team on the scoreboard.
Sandra C. Simons, 78, of 3 East Main St., Mt. Jewett, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at UPMC Hamot.Â Â Â
Born Oct. 20, 1935, in DuBois, she was a daughter of the late Clark R. and Adelle Pettigrew Lockwood. On June 20, 1968, she married Donald Simons who preceded her in death in 1997. Mrs. Simons was previously employed by the former Big Level Motel and the former Summit Hospital. She also was a home caregiver which enabled her to help many people.
Mrs. Elizabeth Parker, Â 84, of Salamanca, New York died Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Pines Health and Rehab, Olean, N.Y
Born Sept. 14, 1929 in Olean, N.Y., daughter of the late Paul and Catherine McGurn Halloran. She was married on Nov. 30, 1957 in St. Patricks Church, Salamanca, N.Y., to Mr. Charles A. Parker Jr. who predeceased her on June 2, 2004.
Mrs. Parker was employed as a receptionist at the former Fancher Furniture Company and the former Bradner Department Store.
JOHNSONBURG â€“Tom Carlson of Kane is following in the footsteps of his father, Art.
Both have been in the logging business their whole lives. And both have been honored as the logger-of-the-year by the Kane-based Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group (AHUG).
SMETHPORT â€“ A Mt. Jewett couple accused in a nationally-publicized child-starving case have been sentenced to serve time in the McKean County Jail.
The Kane girlsâ€™ track and field team gave the Bradford Lady Owls a run for their money on Tuesday afternoon, but with a couple of key runners out of action, the Lady Wolves came up on the short end of a 96-53 score on a sunny but cool afternoon in Kane.