Todays Quote 07-07-18

Todays Quote 07-07-18

If you’re bored with life – you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things – you don’t have enough goals. ~ Lou Holtz

Debra Kay Katarski

Debra Kay Katarski

Debra Kay Katarski, 46, of Edinboro, died at home on Saturday, July 14, 2018. She was born in Phoenix, AZ on July 16, 1971, daughter of Peggy Wiederholt, of Reno, NV. After moving to Edinboro, Debra continued her education and attended Edinboro University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing along side her […]

Michael Joseph Ferrick

Michael Joseph Ferrick

Michael Joseph Ferrick, 80, of McKean, died Friday, July 13, 2018 at home. He was born in McKean on October 2, 1937, the son of the late Michael and Nellie Ferrick. He worked for Walmer Trucking Company for many years, before becoming a long time McKean Township Supervisor. After his (semi) retirement, he drove for […]

Todays Quote 07-06-18

Todays Quote 07-06-18

To fulfill a dream, to be allowed to sweat over lonely labor, to be given a chance to create, is the meat and potatoes of life. The money is the gravy. ~ Bette Davis

Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Awarded

Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Awarded

Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Awarded Edinboro, PA (July 10, 2018) – The H.G. Gillespie Foundation awarded twenty-five (25) $1,500 scholarships this year to General McLane School District alumni. The following students were selected: Mallory Smail (Penn State Behrend), Steven Shinn (Penn State Behrend), Bria Kelly (Washington and Lee University), Dylan Mitchell (Penn State Behrend), Emily Tworek […]

Karli Nicole Clister

Karli Nicole Clister

Karli Nicole Clister, 19, of Albion, passed away on Saturday, July 7, 2018. She was born in Latrobe, Pa on June 6, 1999, the daughter of Tawni I. Hoke step daughter of Patrick “Chappy” Chapman. Karli was the most kind and loving person you would ever meet. She was always there for others with her […]

Alma King

Alma King

Alma King, 92, passed away July 8, 2018. She was born in Brandonville, WV and lived in Akron, Ohio since 1951 with her beloved husband of 66 years, Clayton. She moved to Erie, PA to be near her daughter, Sherrie and her husband, David, in 2014. She was a member of Oak Hill United Presbyterian […]

Attention Seniors!

Attention Seniors!

What if you didn’t get your new Medicare card? Your new Medicare card should have arrived in the mail by now. If you didn’t get it, here’s what to do: Remember that your new Medicare card will come in a plain white envelope from the Department of Health and Human Services. If the card didn’t […]

A Push for Safer Schools Tops our Back-to-School List

A Push for Safer Schools Tops our Back-to-School List

By Sen. Michele Brooks “One size does not fit all.” That theme recurred whenever school officials and state lawmakers discussed the safety needs of our local schools. That is why I fought to ensure that flexibility was built into the $60-plus million dollars we successfully added for school safety to the new, no-tax-hike 2018-2019 state […]

Comfort for Kids

Comfort for Kids

As part of April’s Child Abuse Awareness Month, Pennsylvania’s Victims Advocate Office initiated a pajama drive to benefit children in foster care throughout the State. Rita Davis of Crawford County PennDot, led a local effort to collect 378 pairs of pajamas that were given to Crawford County Human Services to distribute to children in foster […]

Todays Quote 07-04-18

Todays Quote 07-04-18

I know it is wet and the sun is not sunny, but we can have lots of good fun that is funny. ~ Dr. Seuss, The Cat in the Hat

Todays Quote 07-02-18

Todays Quote 07-02-18

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. ~ J. R. R. Tolkien