July 11, 2015 RSS feed / Community Life

Retirement party for Chief Gross

A retirement party is being held for Coudersport Borough Police Chief Lee Gross at 4 pm Friday, July 31, at the Coudersport Firehall. He is stepping down after a 36-year career with the police department. More...

Guido returns as head basketball coach

Mark Guido is returning as head boys’ basketball coach at Cameron County High School, succeeding Jon Songer. Jamer Cooney will return as assistant coach.  Guido, who played basketball at Cameron County in the 1970s, is a familiar face. More...

Hot car can be a death trap for dogs

How many times do we have to hear it? Dogs die in hot cars!  There have already been several cases this year. More...

Austin school names honor students

Austin Area School has announced its honor roll for the final marking period of the 2014-15 school year.  Students on the distinguished honor roll earned an average of 95 or above:  More...

More students receive tutoring

More students from Cameron and Elk counties are receiving tutoring to keep on track with their school peers.  Jackie Lundy, program manager for the Community Education Center of Cameron and Elk Counties, shared details at last month’s Came More...

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Northern Tier Camp Cadet completed another successful run at Mansfi eld University. More...

SVFD plans BBQ

Sinnemahoning Volunteer Fire Department is serving barbecued chicen dinners on Saturday, July 18, from 11 to 3 at the firehall. Cost of the meal is $10, which includes a half-chicken, baked beans, macaroni salad, roll, beverage and dessert.   More...

WWII Museum in our backyard

Eldred World War II Museum director Steve Appleby gave Emporium Rotary members a glimpse of history, complete with artifacts, during a program at the club’s luncheon meeting.  He became involved with the museum after returning home from a More...

Big charity ride planned today

Motorcycle enthusiasts from a wide area will be revving their engines for one of the largest charity rides in the region on Saturday (today). More...

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Emporium’s business district bustled with activity last weekend as droves of local residents and tourists descended on the town to enjoy the annual Weekend in the Wilds. More...

Coudersport names honor students

More than 100 students at Coudersport Area High School qualified for the distinguished honor roll, which requires an academic average of at least 95 percent, during the final nine-week marking period.  Another 49 made the honor roll, averaging a More...

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Cameron County Outdoor Youth Activities partnered with the Cameron County Conservation District to conduct a nature program for children at the Third Street Playground in Emporium. More...

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These four sisters were among participants in a “Paint and Sip” workshop conducted at the Sweden Valley Inn by Pennsylvania Wilds juried artisan Julie Mader. More...

Coudersport Libary 5K announced

Coudersport Public Library’s sixth annual 5K Race, Walk & Fun Run will be held Saturday, Aug. 22 at 9 a.m., beginning in the library parking lot. More...

Sterling Run reunion

Sterling Run old-timers’ reunion will be held Aug. 1 at the Mason Reunion Grounds, starting at noon. Those planning to attend should bring a dish to pass. Drinks and other essentials will be provided.   More...

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Six employees from the GKN Sinter Metal plant in Emporium completed a professional business program at Penn State DuBois. GKN paid tuition for the 12-credit certificate program. More...