August 27th, 2015
Work to replace a bridge near Ridgway on Route 3002 (Laurel Mill Road) began in early June and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is currently alerting drivers that temporary traffic signals will continue to be in operation on the job. The signals currently enforce an alternating traffic pattern. The bridge is located on Route 3002 about two and a half miles west of Ridgway in Ridgway Township. The bridge spans Big Mill Creek and was originally built in 1939. It carries an average of almost 700 vehicles daily.
1929 graduating class of the Elk County General Hospital Nursing School. Row 1 from left to right, Jean Regelman, Effie Shaffer, Margaret Munn, Ada Kinkead, Dorothy Lawrence; row 2 from left to right, Dessie McFadden, Alice Cartwrith, Mary Ellen Eagen, Maude Anderson, Unknown, Edna Williams.
Casey Woodford serves during Ridgway volleyball practice earlier this week.
The Lady Dutch had their second match of the season Tuesday at the St. Marys Area High School tennis courts against the Johnsonburg Ramettes. The Lady Dutch came out on top with a 6-1 victory.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader tennis team picked up their first win of the season Tuesday as they defeated the Brockway Lady Rovers by a 5-2 score in a match played at the Benzinger and Memorial Park courts.
Front row, from left to right, Valedictorian Heidi Park and Co-Salutatorian Megen Roof; back row, from left to right, President Bill MacDonald and Co-Salutatorian Shawna Lutton.
Golfers from 18 teams from throughout District 9 converged on the Bavarian Hills Golf Course on Monday to compete in the Bavarian Hills Invitational, and in addition to a fun day on the links, a number of the teams were able to witness an exciting sudden death playoff to decide the A Flight champion.
Smoke billows from Brandon Woodward's derby car during the event at the Elk County Fair on Saturday. A large crowd attended the event and were treated to four intense demolition derby competitions.
Postal Employees Roy Lesser, Oscar Nelson, George Secor & William McNutt, Christmas 1904. The Post Office was located on Main Street at that time.
James Winslow (40) works with Josh Raubenstrauch on tackling drills during Ridgway football practice Monday evening. Ridgway scrimmages at Port Allegany at 10 a.m. Saturday in their first action of the season.