August 5, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Cameron County Fair Begins Monday

Earlier this summer, Pa. Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff honored all of those people involved in operating the Cameron County Fair over the years. More...

Viewpoints

Publisher's Point Of View

I had an odd feeling as I added my flavor to what is the biggest story in Cameron County right now. More...

To The Editor

'Not Content With Spill Answers' I have never considered myself an activist or an environmentalist. However, the event that took place on Friday, June 30, 2006, has probably changed that. More...

Through An 'Old Timer's' Eyes

Recently I wrote three letters to our elected officials in Washington, D.C. One I sent to our congressman, and the other two to our Senators. The issue was the health care of retired enlisted men and women from the Armed Services. More...

Outdoors

The Loss Of A Good Friend

On Tuesday evening, August 1, I heard the first of this summer's katydids. I heard the katydids singing in both the Sinnemahoning and Cameron areas that evening. More...

'Birds 'N Brunch' Sunday

A Birds n' Brunch Pontoon Boat Excursion will take place Sunday, Aug. 6 at Sinnemahoning State Park. Join the park naturalists for a morning bird watching pontoon boat excursion. More...

Beauty Of Summer

Our publisher snapped this picture of baby American robin. These birds are common sight in More...

Obituaries

Julia Faye Sevinsky

Julia Faye Sevinsky, 84, of Laurelwood Court, Emporium, died Sunday, July 30, 2006 in her home. More...

John Boyer

John William Boyer, 83, of 148 Kings Highway, died Friday (July 21, 2006) at Beverly Healthcare-Hillview. More...

Train Was Speeding

Norfolk Southern Files Charges Against Its Conductor, Engineer For Losing Control Of Train

Norfolk Southern officials have announced that the train crash that occured in Gardeau on June 30 was due to operator error. More...

'Dream Team' Falls Short

Cameron County All-Stars Lose Championship Game

The Cameron County 15-16 year old All-Stars lost to Montoursville in the More...

Inside this week's issue, our summer intern writes More...

News

Veterans Benefits Available

Applications for the Pennsylvania Merchant Marine World War II Veterans Bonus Program are now available from and are being accepted at the Cameron, McKean and Potter County Veterans Affairs Offices. More...

Endeavor's Neat Numbers

7 Congress has voted seven times to raise its own pay since the last increase in the federal minimum wage, which is currently $5.15 per hour. More...

Sgt. Howard J. McDonald, son of Howard and Debbie McDonald More...

Community Life

Music Boosters To Meet Aug. 7

The CCHS Music Boosters will meet on Mon., Aug. 7, at 7 p.m. in the CCHS Band Room. Donations of snacks and drinks are needed for the Aug. 10 Band Camp pizza party. Call 4860188 for more information. More...

Zoschg, Wigfield Wed

Bethany Marie Zoschg and Nathan James Wigfield were united in marriage on Saturday, June 3,2006 at the Emporium Alliance Church with the Rev. Mark Conklin officiating. More...

Caregivers Invited To Support Group Meeting

Residents of Emporium and the surrounding area who are caregivers for a person with Alzheimer's disease are invited to attend a Community Nurses support group meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 9 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at their Emporium location at 313 S. More...