May 31, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

BUCHANAN'S ANNIVERSARY PLANS PHILANTHROPIC , GOLDEN

One of Coudersport's oldest and most active businesses is celebrating its golden anniversary in a manner that speaks volumes about its founding family and current management. More...

Viewpoints

Nurses are overworked

(Susan M. Turner is a local organizer for of the Campaign for Patient Safety, a project of SEIU Health Care Pennsylvania, a labor union for health care workers.) One year ago, the Pa. More...

Through An 'Old Timer's' Eyes

Like most of the people in our neck of the woods, we planted flowers all weekend long. The next planting frenzy will be in the vegetable garden. Like everything else, flowers and vegetable plants are really up in price. More...

We've got mail!

Time to tax natural gas To the editor: In all of your articles about the natural gas "boom," I have not seen one mention of House Bill 1373. Your readers really should know about this. More...

Community Life

Birth Announcements

Tiana E. Brown A daughter was born May 23, 2008, in Charles Cole Hospital, to Tiffany Kio and Tarence Brown of Coudersport. Named Tiana Elizabeth, the girl weighed eight pounds and two ounces. More...

LaBrozzi celebrate 50 years

A golden anniversary celebration was held recently in Zavalla, Texas, for Bernie and Rosanna LaBrozzi. The couple moved from Emporium to Texas in 1981. She is the former Rosanna Sizer from Sizerville. More...

Bereavement groups meet this week

A Bereaved Parents Support Group is operated by Community Nurses Inc. The group will meet at 6:30 pm Tuesday at the Community Nurses office in St. Marys. More...

Outdoors

Injured vets plan local fishing expedition

15 vets coming to Potter County

Fifteen injured war veterans from nearby VA hospitals are coming to a Potter County on a fishing expedition, thanks to a project of the local Trout Unlimited (TU) chapter. More...

Inside the Outdoors

Northcentral Pennsylvania is blessed with many miles of small mountain streams harboring populations of wild trout. June is the best time of year to pursue them. More...

Drum & Henry fish derby set for Sunday

A popular Cameron County tradition, the Drum and Henry Children's Fishing Derby, will be held on Sunday at the Bucktail Rod and Gun Club. It's a success story that dates back more than a half-century. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

John Heitzenrater, John W. Heitzenrater, 82, of E. Allegany Ave., Emporium, died at Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys, on Saturday (May 24, 2008). Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium. More...

'MODEL' STUDENTS

Model show is living history

More than 60 Cameron County High School students recently got a hands-on experience while learning about the military. More...

FIRE CHIEF MEMORIALIZED

Ex-Emporium Chief John Heitzenrater dead at 82

A former Emporium fire chief was memorialized with a procession of emergency vehicles through the community on Wednesday. John Heitzenrater died last Saturday at the age of 82. About 35 firfi.ghters from Emporium, Sinnemahoning, St. More...

News

BRIDGE PROJECT IN LIMBO

A public meeting will be scheduled soon to get feedback over the stalled bridge replacement in Driftwood. Time and site will be announced. Work came to a halt in March after Clearwater Construction Inc. More...

Old-fashioned 'barn dance' big success

Turnout was outstanding for the "Waterwheel Barn Dance" in the small Potter County village of Colesburg. "We had no idea this many people would come," said a delighted Natalie Phelps, the organizer of Saturday night's event at Waterwheel Farm. More...

'Star Party' tonight at Cherry Springs

A public viewing night is scheduled for Saturday during the Cherry Springs State Park Star Party. Visitors will be able to see the all kinds of astronomy equipment and view the night sky through a variety of scopes. More...

Potter County News

Charged with bribery

A Potter County man is being investigated by state police from the Denton Hill barracks for his role in a woman's death in early April. More...

Potter real estate transfers

Following are property transactions recently filed with the Potter County Recorder of Deeds: • May 14, estate of John H. Brown to Robert Ostrum, Roulette Twp., for $13,000. • May 15, Joseph H. Martin Jr. to Gary A. More...

'Virtual incubator' started in Potter County

A former general store in the Potter County village of Colesburg is the location of a new concept in supporting the growth of new businesses. More...

Sports

RAIDERS NAIL DOWN D9 TITLE!

A first-inning grand slam home run by Sean Mc- Manigle set the tone as the Cameron County Red Raiders walloped Curwensville, 13-1, in the PIAA District 9 high school baseball championship Thursday afternoon in St. Marys. More...

Coudersport falls 5-4 in baseball playoffs

Coudersport's hopes of a PIAA District 9 high school baseball championship were dashed in an extra-inning defeat Friday night. More...

Simcoe, other coaches say farewell

Coach Paul Simcoe bowed out with style during last week's annual Coudersport Sports Boosters Banquet, held at the Coudersport Consistory Auditorium. A pending inductee to the Pa. More...