Margaret Huya Szymanowski

Margaret Huya Szymanowski

Margaret Huya Szymanowski, 94, of McKean, died peacefully Sunday, June 18, 2017 with her loving children at her side. She was born in Crossingville on April 23, 1923, the daughter of the late Ignatius and Anna Marcinek Huya. Margaret worked at the Lord Corporation for two years and was a homemaker and dairy farmer. She […]

General McLane School District Appoints New Associate Principal

General McLane School District Appoints New Associate Principal

EDINBORO, PA (June 19, 2017) — General McLane School District has selected Justin Whitford to serve as Associate Principal at James W. Parker Middle School, effective July 1. “I am ecstatic to join the General McLane family and community as the new Associate Principal of Parker Middle School,” Whitford said. A Lake City native, Whitford […]

Elizabeth “Tib” Young Hughes

Elizabeth “Tib” Young Hughes

Elizabeth “Tib” Young Hughes, 100, of Meadville, formerly of Edinboro , died Tuesday, June 13,2017 at Wesbury United Methodist Community. She was born in Albion on April 29, 1917, the daughter of Chester and Annie Harrington. She attended Albion public schools, graduating in 1935, attended Edinboro State College (now Edinboro University) and taught in Conneaut […]

Austin Jerrold Humes

Austin Jerrold Humes

Austin Jerrold Humes, age 20, resident of 24628 Cherry Hill Road, Cambridge Springs, PA, died on Sunday, June 11, 2017 following a motorcycle vehicular accident occurring on Millers Station Road near Pinewoods Road, Rockdale Township, Cambridge Springs, PA. Born in Meadville, PA on December 11, 1996, Austin was a son of Jerrold Bradley Humes and […]

Joyce Berry

Joyce Berry

Joyce Berry, 79, of Edinboro, died Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Crawford County Care Center. She was born in Sharon, PA on Sept. 18, 1937, the daughter of the late John and Laura (Wilson) Reeher. Joyce graduated from Greenville High School, then went on to Thiel College where she earned her BS and MA in […]

Lancer Letter – Commitment and Community

Lancer Letter – Commitment and Community

Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District This week’s Lancer Letter comes to us from Pam Swanseger, guidance counselor at Parker Middle School. She sent this to me to share a recent experience and with her permission, I am printing here as I believe it is a point of pride for us all. A few […]

Message of Faith – The Lord’s Prayer—Love God

Message of Faith – The Lord’s Prayer—Love God

This weeks Message of Faith submitted by Rev. Joanne Rowden People can become enraged. Prayer has been removed from our schools. Prayer has been removed from our sporting events. Prayer has been removed from our civic activities. The world is encroaching and taking away my opportunity to pray! I am reminded of Jesus’ statements about […]

Alton Alfred Huntley

Alton Alfred Huntley

Alton Alfred Huntley, 90, of Erie (formerly of Edinboro), died on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Erie Veterans Administration Medical Center. He was born in Wesleyville, PA on February 16, 1927, the son of the late Cecil and Helen Huntley. Al graduated from Wattsburg High School, then enlisted in the U.S. Army (1946-51) and […]

Robert H. Loop

Robert H. Loop

Robert H. Loop, 93, of, Edinboro died Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Wesbury United Methodist Community. He was born in North East, PA on September 17, 1923, the son of the late Howard and Mabel Loop. He served in the Army Air Corp during World War II as a navigator on a B24 bomber. After […]

Lancer Letter – A Graduation Reflection

Lancer Letter – A Graduation Reflection

Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District When you read this letter, it will be Friday, June, 2, the last day of classes for the General McLane Class of 2017. This day is always one of mixed emotion for me. I look forward to the end of the frenetic school year and the less chaotic […]

R & S Sports Celebrates 35 Years In Business!

R & S Sports Celebrates 35 Years In Business!

It will seem to many that R&S has been around forever, well not really, but they have been a fixture in the Edinboro area for a long time. Opening day for R & S Sports was April 1st, 1982 and 2017 marks their 35th year, something only a handful of Edinboro businesses have come close […]

Shirley Ann English

Shirley Ann English

Shirley Ann English, 73, of Cranesville, died Friday, May 26, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital. She was born in Erie on December 5, 1943, the daughter of the late Robert J. and Edith E. Russin. She was a member of the Franklin Center United Methodist Church for over 50 years. Shirley spent her childhood in […]