2019 General McLane Band Exhibition Sept 7th!

2019 General McLane Band Exhibition Sept 7th!

On Saturday, September 7, the General McLane Band Boosters will host the Lakeshore Marching Band Association’s Premier Exhibition. Eighteen bands across Northwestern Pennsylvania will come together to present their shows for the first time after working all summer. Opening ceremonies are at 4PM with members of BSA Troops 73 (McKean) and 176 (Edinboro) raising the […]

Walter R. Dickson

Walter R. Dickson

Walter R. Dickson, Jr., 91, died peacefully at his home in Edinboro on Friday, August 30, 2019. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA on April 1, 1928, the son of the late Walter R. Dickson, Sr. and Helen Dickson. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 69 years, Rose Mary; six children, Debra […]

David Arthur Dows

David Arthur Dows

David Arthur Dows On Sunday, August 25, David Arthur Dows unexpectedly left his loving family here on earth to join our Lord and loved ones in Heaven. David was born in Lebanon, PA on January 15, 1946 to Arthur Payne Dows, Jr. and Mildred Trostle Dows. A 1963 graduate of Lebanon Valley High School, David […]

Calling All Golfers!

Calling All Golfers!

The Edinboro Volunteer Fire Department is hosting it’s 1st Annual Golf Outing Saturday, September 21 at Culbertson Hills Golf Resort. We’re sure all the first responders would love to see you join them for an afternoon of fun and fundraising for the fire department. Registration form and details are listed below, you can Click Here […]

Lindsay Marlene Kightlinger

Lindsay Marlene Kightlinger

Lindsay Marlene Kightlinger The sun set on a beautiful life on August 22, 2019. Lindsay was a free spirit who lived life to the fullest. She always thought of others before herself and had a smile that would light up a room. The loss of her vibrant personality and appreciation of others will leave us […]

The Dark Side of the Rainbow

The Dark Side of the Rainbow

The Dark Side of the Rainbow to be presented at: Meadville Council on the Arts 2nd Floor of the Meadville Market House 910 Market Street Meadville, PA 16335 September 13th, 2019 7:00 PM Also known as Dark Side of Oz or The Wizard of Floyd. This film pairs the 1973 Pink Floyd album The Dark […]

Aaron W. Schultz

Aaron W. Schultz

Aaron W. Schultz,“Going up to the Spirit in the sky”, 47, of Cambridge Springs, died tragically on Sunday, August 18, 2019. He was born in Meadville on November 27, 1971, the son of Ronald Schultz and the late Barbara Schultz. Aaron graduated from Conneaut Valley High School. He earned an Associate’s Degree from Butler County […]

Todays Quote 08-20-19

Todays Quote 08-20-19

Happiness is like a butterfly. The more you chase it, the more it eludes you. But if you turn your attention to other things, It comes and sits softly on your shoulder. ~ Henry David Thoreau

Almeda Ellis

Almeda Ellis

Almeda Ellis, 77, of Edinboro died, Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic Main Campus. She was born in Erie, on January 9, 1942, the daughter of the late Ray and Blodwen Anderson. She enjoyed sewing, making baked goods, and was a wonderful cook. She worked for General McLane School District as a custodian for […]

Lawrence E. “Larry” Pieper

Lawrence E. “Larry” Pieper

Lawrence E. “Larry” Pieper, 86, of Edinboro died Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Edinboro Manor. He was born at the family home on Eureka Road in Franklin Township on February 22, 1933, the son of the late Arnold and Cecelia Pieper. Larry spent his entire life in Franklin Township. He worked as a mechanic and […]

Presidential Message On Purple Heart Day

Presidential Message On Purple Heart Day

On this day in 1782, General George Washington established the Badge of Military Merit. This decoration, consisting of a simple, heart-shaped purple cloth, recognized soldiers who went above and beyond the call of duty in service to our new Nation. Since the Revolutionary War, the Badge of Military Merit has evolved into one of the […]

Elk Creek Historical Society Time Capsule Anniversary

Elk Creek Historical Society Time Capsule Anniversary

In 1994, the Elk Creek Township Historical Committee had a community-wide event. September 5th, 2019 will mark 25 years since residents all came together to remember the past and look towards the future. Do you remember where YOU were 25 years ago? How much has the world changed? On September 6th, 2055, the Elk Creek […]

Joseph A. “Maddy” Griesbaum

Joseph A. “Maddy” Griesbaum

Joseph A. “Maddy” Griesbaum, 85, of Albion, formerly of Edinboro, died Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Pleasant Ridge Manor. He was born and raised in Erie on December 22, 1933, the son of Joseph and Mildred (Schroll) Griesbaum. Joseph attended Cathedral Prep before joining the Marine Corps, serving state-side during the Korean War. He held […]