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August 2nd, 2015
Tuesday, Aug. 4 â€“Â Elk County Board of Commissioners, Courthouse Annex, Conference Room No. 2
Thursday, Aug. 6 â€“ Ridgway Township Municipal Authority at 7 p.m. in the Ridgway Township Municipal Building
The NRA National Silhouette Championships will be held at the Ridgway Rifle Club throughout this week. The smallbore competitions opened Sunday afternoon and will continue until Tuesday. The high power events start on Thursday and will run until Saturday at the Rifle Club's high power range. Some of the best and most accurate shooters in the world will be at this week-long showcase in competitive shooting. Admission is free to all events and action starts at around 9 a.m. each day. Action usually wraps up around 4 p.m. each day.
Should college football add 64 teams to the playoffs?
A rare blue moon will appearÂ tonight althoughÂ it is unlikely that it willÂ actually appear blue. The name applies to a second full moon inside a single calendar month. The last one was in August 2012 and the next will not occur until 2018. If it does appear blue, it is possible and has happened, it will be becauseÂ the light is being filtered through air borne particles.
Ridgway High School Class of 1895 10-year reunion. The photo was taken in front of what was then the high school and is now the Udarbe Complex.
Shown is the team photo of the 1983-1984 Ridgway Elker basketball team. Front row, from left to right, Ed Thorwart, Gary Crocco, Dave Kucenski, Bill Buhite; back row, from left to right, Gary MacDonald, Mark Kissel, Mickey Delhunty, Joe Benninger, Dan Aiello and Joel Feronti. Despite a five-game losing streak and a 4-5 record after the first nine games of the regular season, the Elkers turned it around to finish 16-7. They went on to earn a state playoff berth before being ousted in the second round.
Monday, July 27 â€“ Elk County Conservation District at 4:30 p.m. in the Elk County Courthouse Annex
Tuesday, July 28 â€“ Elk County Solid Waste Authority at 4:30 p.m. in the Elk County Courthouse Annex
VIDEO: At least three dead in Louisiana movie theatre shooting
Three people are dead and several others injured after a gunman began shooting
inside a movie theatre in Lafayette, Louisiana.
There has been increased activity at the bridge by Sandy Beach as construction efforts ramp up.
ST. MARYS â€“ The man accused of pointing a gun at another individual at the Sheetz store in St. Marys on July 9 has waived his right to a preliminary hearing and will proceed directly to court.
Charles Allen Cheatle, 64, of 311 Pine St., St. Marys, was scheduled to have a preliminary hearing in front of Magisterial District Judge Mark S. Jacob today, but during his appearance, he waived his right to have the preliminary hearing.
Cheatle will now proceed to the court of common pleas to have his case heard before President Judge Richard A. Masson.