March 13, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Planners approve wind turbine ‘checklist’

25 points from county’s wind regulations will help manage coming development

Potter County Planning Commission members took action at Tuesday’s monthly meeting to prepare for an anticipated rush of wind turbine permits in the coming months.   More...

‘Passion Play’ to be presented March 20

Coudersport Consistory Players will present a performance of “The Story of the Crucifixion,” known more commonly as the Passion Play, on Saturday, March 20, at 3 pm.   Tickets, available at the door, are $3.00. More...

Viewpoints

MARCELLUS SHALE: SHORT-TERM GAIN, BUT . . .

With the promise of increased Marcellus Shale gas well drilling for many years to come, many people are concerned about potential harm to our local natural resources. More...

What is ‘My Side?’

Endeavor News believes that the free exchange of ideas benefits the community and upholds our finest traditions of democracy and accountability.   My Side is a column for you, the reader. More...

Through An Old Timer’s Eyes

Spring is nearing and it won’t be long before the peepers will be serenading us with their song of new life. A lot of the ice has gone downstream. The pools of water will warm up and the eggs will hatch. More...

Community Life

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Members of the local Alliance of Bikers Aimed Toward Education chapter are supporting Eagle scout candidate Nicholas J. More...

Considering a pet for Easter?

Anytime a new pet is brought into your household, there are many issues to consider.   Is everyone in your household ready for a new pet? Who is going to take care of that pet? Do you have the proper environment? More...

Birth Announcements

Lilliana Marie Ingals   Michael and Jessica Kenley Ingalls of Roulette are parents of a daughter born Dec. 28, 2009, at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital.   More...

Sports

Cowburn wins in Hershey; Bova, Bardo fall

Dirk Cowburn punched another ticket to Hershey last weekend and started out on fire. More...

Falcon boys draw powerhouse Sewickley in state playoffs

Coudersport’s boys had the unenviable task of taking on powerhouse Sewickley Academy (22-2) in the first round of the 32-team PIAA State Basketball Championship Tournament Friday night. Results were not available by press time.   More...

Falcon girls face Farrell Saturday

After sluggish first quarter, Coudersport’s girls came to life and easily defeated Otto- Eldred, 60-37, in last weekend’s consolation game of the PIAA District 9 basketball tournament.   More...

New land resources company evidence of gas boom’s impact

Appalachian Basin Land Resources will accommodate natural gas industry

Increased interest in natural gas has sparked a demand for professional services related to mineral rights, land sales and leasing. More...

RELATED STORY

‘Natural Gas Expo’ this week

Members of the public who are wondering what’s all the fuss about the Marcellus Shale natural gas business can get answers in the coming week. More...

Don’t miss church!

Remember that Daylight Savings Time arrives at 2:00 am Sunday.     Most people turn ahead their clocks before they retire for the night on Saturday. More...

News

Volunteers welcome for Austin Dam project

A committee is being formed to serve as a liaison with the consulting firm that is developing a master site plan for expansion and improvements at the Austin Dam Memorial Park.   More...

Agriculture producers meet

Cameron County Conservation District held its annual Ag Producers Meeting in Emporium.   Jaime Ulrich from the State Conservation Commission discussed nutrient management planning. Mark Donovan from the Pa. Dept. More...

CCSD kindergarten registration

Cameron County School District will hold kindergarten registration at Woodland Elementary School on Friday, March 19, from 8:30-11:30 am and 1-3 pm.   Children must be age five on or before July 1, 2010, to be eligible. More...

Potter County News

Criminal cases heard in Potter County Court

Several criminal cases were recently heard in Potter County Court.   Michael J. Lisek, 36, formerly of Coudersport, was re-sentenced to 11 1/2 to 23 months in the Potter County Jail on sexual assault charges involving a teenaged girl.   More...

New law office opens in Coudersport

Guerline Ladouceur-Laurore has opened a law office in Coudersport, taking over the East Second Street office space formerly occupied by attorney Robert Kuhl. More...

School board will refund repairs to baseball field

Coudersport Area School Board members this week approved funds for repairs to the baseball field at Coudersport Area Recreation Park, although members expressed hope that a solution can be found to prevent a similar expenditure in the future.   More...

Outdoors

Hunter ed. course planned

A hunter education class will be held for participants age 11 or older on Friday, April 9, from 5:30-8:30 pm, and Saturday, April 10, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at Woodland Elementary School in Emporium. More...

Lyman Run group recruiting

A new organization, Friends of Lyman Run, is recruiting members.   The volunteers are organizing changes to enhance the stewardship of the natural resources and assist Lyman Run State Park visitors. More...

Outdoor show slated March 27

Kettle Creek Hose Company and Ambulance Association has scheduled its annual Outdoor Show for Saturday, March 27, in Cross Fork.   There will be wildlife and public education displays, demonstrations, outdoor equipment vendors and more. More...

Obituaries

Kathryn B. ‘Kitty’ Gordnier

MAY 22, 1936 - MARCH 5, 2010

Kathryn B. “Kitty” Gordnier, 65, of Coudersport, died quietly Thursday, March 4, 2010 at her home surrounded by her family.   Born Oct. 7, 1944, in Wellsville, N.Y., she was the daughter of Jack B. and Eloise M. Glassmire Cleaves. More...

Death Notices

William C. Davis, Jr.   William C. Davis, Jr., 88, of Shinglehouse, died March 4, 2010, at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport. Arrangements are under the direction of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse. More...