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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Hunter from Hellertown fatally injured in fall, coroner says

Used w/ permissionA Hellertown man died Monday night of complications from injuries suffered in a fall while deer-hunting last week in Potter County, according to the Lehigh County Coroners Office.

Stanley R. Smith Jr. and his wife, Melody Smith, are seen at the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon. Facebook photo 

by Kurt Bresswein
Stanley R. Smith Jr., 65, was injured while dragging a deer out of the woods the evening of Oct. 19 in Coudersport, Pennsylvania, Lehigh County Chief Deputy Coroner Andrew Kehm announced Tuesday night.

Smith died Monday night at St. Luke's University Hospital, Fountain Hill, said Kehm. 

The death was ruled an accident.

Smith leaves behind his wife, Melody Smith, two stepchildren and two grandchildren.

"He was a truly avid hunter," Melody said Tuesday night.

He'd been archery hunting alone when he fell and hit his head, Melody said. He drove himself home and seemed fine.

Smith had been taking a blood thinner, however, and developed a subdural hematoma. Sunday night, Melody found him incoherent and rushed him to the hospital, she said.

Open Interviews Wednesday At Empereon In Coudersport From 9 AM to 6 PM

Long-Term Substitute Music Teacher Wanted At Northern Potter School District In Ulysses, PA

Annual Fall Consignment Auction Saturday, October 29th At Daniel A. Carter Inc. In Allegany, NY

Cole Memorial Hospital Seeking Experienced Registered Nurses


Full & Part-Time Parent Educators Needed For Potter Or McKean County

Online Auction Of Sowers Estate By Jelliff Auctions Ends Wednesday, Click Ad To See Items Or Bid

Rick's Auto Now In Downtown Port Allegany To Serve You Better

Estate Auction Saturday, November 5th, At 835 Baker Creek Road, Coudersport, PA

Purchase Tickets Now For Pastor Stephen Rovics Wellness Seminar November 12 th At Schoolhouse Health Foods In Eldred, PA

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Latest Update from Sunoco on Pipeline Spill in Creek - Oct. 25

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 6:40pm  

Melissa Farenish
North Central PA 

Bridge Determined Responsible for Pipe Rupture

A pipeline that released gasoline into Loyalsock Creek in Lycoming County appears to have been damaged by a bridge that washed out and traveled 100 yards down the creek.

Sunoco Logistics is finalizing repair plans in conjunction with local, state and federal agencies, for its section of pipeline passing under Wallis Run at the confluence with Loyalsock Creek in Gamble Township.

“Given the position of the pipe and the location of the bridge before and after the event, it’s clear that the bridge was responsible for the damage to the pipe,” said David R. Chalson, Sunoco Logistics senior vice-president for operations.

The pipeline section under Wallis Run was installed in 1994 at a depth of at least five feet below the stream bed. After excavating and removing the section of damaged pipe Sunday, all evidence indicates that an object of extreme destructive force caused a clean break of the pipe.  Read more...

Pitt-Bradford Tuesday Athletic News

by  Scott Elliott 
Pitt-Bradford Men Edge D'Youville in Season Finale

BRADFORD, Pa. - The Pitt-Bradford men’s soccer team edged D’Youville 1-0 in its season finale Tuesday.

Christopher Wise scored in the closing moments of the first half for the game’s only tally. Brian Bao, playing in his final game as a Panther, dribbled into the box and found Wise, who only needed one touch to finish for his first goal of the season.

Pitt-Bradford’s defense pitched a shutout behind the stellar play of senior goalkeeper Colin Frownfelter. The Spartans were aggressive, mounting several attacks in the second half, yet Frownfelter and the Panther back line refused to yield the equalizer.

The Spartans’ Hunter Sherman was wide on back-to-back attempts in the final minutes, and Frownfelter turned back Sherman’s third attempt in the closing seconds to preserve the win.

D’Youville doubled up the Panthers in shot attempts, 22-11, and Pitt-Bradford held a 9-6 edge in corner kicks tries.

Frownfelter totaled eight saves, including six stops in the second stanza, and it was the fourth shutout of his career.

Pitt-Bradford finishes the season 2-12-2 under first-year head coach Nathan Whitehurst and narrowly missed the AMCC postseason tournament after being predicted to finish last in the league’s preseason poll.

In addition to Bao and Frownfelter, it was the final career game for Samuel Franchi, Frederic Agou and Selorm Agbemabiese.

“It was great to end the season on a high note,” Whitehurst said. “I’m glad the seniors could finish their career with a win at home.”

Panther Women, D'Youville Play to 1-1 Draw

BRADFORD, Pa. - The Pitt-Bradford women’s soccer team and D’Youville played to a 1-1 draw Tuesday in double-overtime. It was the regular season finale for both teams.

For the Panthers, it was a disappointing result and squandered any chance at possibly sneaking into a first-round bye for the conference postseason tournament.

With the loss and Pitt-Greensburg’s win over Penn State Altoona, the Panthers will host La Roche Saturday in the opening round.

The only goals came on penalty kicks, with the Panthers’ Abby Celesky converting in the 72nd minute and the Spartans’ Terra Juda matching her in the 81st minute.

Pitt-Bradford dominated possession in the opening stanza but failed to capitalize after outshooting the visitors 7-2. The Panthers’ best chance came in the 17th minute yet Courtney Shade lost her footing in front of the net, slipping before having a chance to finish Kaitlyn Donnelly’s centering pass.

In the first overtime period, goalkeeper Sarah Dailey made consecutive saves to prevent D’Youville from scoring the game-winning goal, and Jasmine Adams’ attempt at a golden goal in double-overtime was stopped.

Pitt-Bradford outshot the Spartans 16-14 and held a 4-0 advantage in corner kicks. Dailey recorded eight saves in net.

The Panthers finish the regular season 8-5-3 and will turn their attention to the AMCC postseason tournament.

Both Participants In North Brookland Road Domestic Charged With Harassment

Backpack Taken On Rails To Trails; Recovered Down Trail With Cell Charger Missing

Unknown Actors Dumped Trash In Wooded Area Along Beech Run Road In Summit Township

State Police File Bad Check Charge On Ulyssess Man

Ulysses Woman Cited For Check Returned For Insufficient Funds

Elkland Woman Unhurt In Harrison Township Crash

Coudersport Man Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Harassment Charges Filed In Domestic Harassment Incident In Oswayo

Police Still Looking For Information On Lost Firearm Along Route 44

Jory J. Giger, 30, of Warren, PA

Jory J. Giger

Jory J. Giger, 30, of Warren, PA, died Monday, October 24, 2016 at his home.

Born on September 30, 1986 in Pittsburgh, PA, he was the son of Tim and Lynne Wenger Giger.

Jory was a graduate of Mars Area High School and later received his Bachelor’s Degree from Penn State. He was employed as a weekend supervisor with Summit Academy in Butler, PA. He was a member of the Wild Turkey Federation. 

Jory loved to play sports, especially softball and soccer, and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He loved his kids and was a great Dad!

Jory is survived by his wife, Kristen Schnepp Giger of Warren, PA, his two children – Jennifer and Timothy, his mother – Lynne Giger of Conway, PA, his father – Tim Giger of Valencia, PA, his maternal grandparents – Richard and Patricia Wenger of McKean, PA, his paternal grandparents – Ed and Joan Giger of Allison Park, PA, 1 brother – Logan Giger and his wife, Kathleen Cargill, of Washington, DC, 2 sisters – Chandra Yeschenko and her husband, Brian, of Texas, Kaylee Barton and her husband, Will, of State College, PA, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA, on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 4PM – 7PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Saturday at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA, with Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. 

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to place a memorial may do so through Beacon Light for the Let’s Talk About It Warren County in memory of Jory Giger or to the Warren County YMCA. 

E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting

Recalls For 10-25-2016

Crider Inc. Recalls Canned Organic Roasted Chicken Breast Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
Crider Inc., a Stillmore, Ga., establishment, is recalling approximately 5,610 pounds of canned Organic Roasted Chicken Breast that may be contaminated with foreign materials.

Mt. Jewett Dispatched To Vehicle Into Building Crash

At 5:36 PM on Tuesday, Mt. Jewett Fire Dept & EMS have been dispatched to the Mt. Jewett Shursave for a vehicle which has crashed into the building. One injury is reported by caller.

Fire Units hold in quarters except Chief 10. Ambulance to scene.

Lafayette Dispatched To School Bus Fire On Rt. 219 / No Fire, Radiator Hose Broken

At 4:40 PM on Tuesday, Firefighters have been dispatched to a school bus fire on Route 219, reported from TJ's Corner Store. They report nobody on the bus. Kids are running down the roadway.

4:45 PM--Second caller reports no fire, a radiator hose is leaking on the bus.

Edward J. Lundy, 88, of Oswayo, PA

Edward J. Lundy 
“beloved husband and father”

Edward J. "Ed" Lundy, 88, of Oswayo, PA passed away Monday, October 24, 2016, surrounded by his family at the home of his youngest son, Edward W. Lundy IV in Oswayo, PA, who was his pride and joy.

Born May 14, 1928 in Bolivar, NY, he was a son of Edward W. and Wilma M. Goodnoe Lundy. 

On November 27, 1954 in Shinglehouse, he married Carole Jean Scott, who survives.
WWII & Korean Vet

In August of 1944 at the age of 16, Ed enlisted in the Merchant Marines and served on the USS Vagrant. In December of 1954 he enlisted in the US Army being medically discharged in November of 1955 as a Private E2. He was a World War II and Korean War veteran.

Ed attended Bolivar Central School and was a member of the Shinglehouse American Legion Post #530 and attended the Myrtle Gospel Tabernacle Church in Shinglehouse. He enjoyed spending time at the Leek Mountain Preserve in Oswayo. 

He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, craftwork and riding horses along with antique dealing. Most of all, Ed loved spending time with his family and telling stories.

Surviving besides his wife are seven daughters, Jean M. Porter and Rachelle M. (Roger) Kellogg, both of Shinglehouse, Carole J. (Nicholas) Troupe and Georgia L. (David) Goodwin, both of Coudersport, Leta M. (Michael) Brimmer of Harrison Valley, Toni L. (Louie) Haight of Bradford, and Judy (Ken) Doty of Olean, NY; four sons, Thomas E. (Sharon) Lundy of Shinglehouse, Bruce A. (Pam Hamrick Knotts) Lundy of Ulysses, Edward W. Lundy IV of Oswayo, and Edward “Rusty” Lundy of Sparrows Point, MD; 29 grandchildren; 43 great- grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a half-brother, Ronald Winsor of TN; and a special brother-in-law, Matthew Turk of Shinglehouse.

In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by a half-brother, James Winsor; 3 half-sisters, Barbara Tilley, Linda Winsor, and Patty Winsor; 4 brothers, Robert, Richard, Paul and Earl Lundy; a sister, Louise Turk; 2 grandsons, Jonathan Denhoff and Joseph Lundy; and a great grandson, Jonathan Goener.

Friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 pm on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Myrtle Gospel Tabernacle Church, 1127 Rte 44, Shinglehouse, where a memorial service will follow at 4pm with Pastor Curt MacDonald, officiating. Burial will be in Wells Cemetery, Oswayo.

Members of the Potter County Honor Guard will accord military honors on Thursday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials if desired may be made to the Leek Mountain Preserve, 497 SR 244 East, Oswayo, PA 16915.

Ed’s family has entrusted his care to the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse, PA.

To express condolences or share a fond memory of Ed, please visit

Rescheduled Games For Otto-Eldred Jr. High School

The Jr High FB game scheduled at Otto-Eldred on Thursday 10/27/16 will NOW be played AT Elk County Catholic on Wednesday 10/26/16 starting at 4pm. Bus time is 2pm from OEHS

The Jr High FB game suspended from 10/20/16 at Coudersport due to the weather will be finished at Coudersport on Wednesday 11/2/16 starting at 5pm. Bus time will be 3pm from OEHS

The Jr High VB scheduled at Otto-Eldred on Thursday 10/27/16 has been rescheduled for Wednesday 11/2/16 at Otto-Eldred Elem. starting at 6pm.

Baker Welcomes $245,000 for Projects in Tioga and Potter Counties

Feasibility study for Galeton Dam on Berger Lake and rehabilitation of playground in Mansfield Borough slated to receive grant funding

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Matt Baker (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today said two projects in the 68th Legislative District have been selected to receive funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s (CFA) Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program, which is funded by impact fees imposed on the natural gas drilling industry under Act 13 of 2012.

A grant of $95,000 has been awarded to the Potter County Redevelopment Authority for a feasibility study of the Galeton Dam on Berger Lake in Galeton Borough. Berger Lake was created in 1976 by damming Pine Creek. However, sediment has been accumulating behind the dam and reducing the depth of the lake, which is making it unusable for recreation and degrading the fish habitat and water quality. The dam structure requires minor repairs, and recent management plans recommend the inclusion of a fish passage, while the PA Fish and Boat Commission has placed the dam on its list for removal.

Baker said the study which the grant money will help fund will evaluate all three options: repair, creation of a fish passage or complete removal.

“The lake is a community treasure; however, we want to make sure that whatever decision is finally made will ensure the water quality and fish habitat are safe and healthy so we can optimize our enjoyment of the lake,” said Baker. “The degradation of the lake has been a concern for some time now, and I am pleased to have this money being appropriated for a needed study before any future plans are determined.”

A grant of $150,000 has also been awarded to Mansfield Borough in Tioga County to rehabilitate the Graydon Scott South Academy Street Playground.

The funding will be used to rehabilitate the playground by removing the existing play structure and pavilion; purchasing and installing new playground equipment, swings, a new pavilion, safety surfacing and fencing; installing a new ADA parking area and concrete sidewalks; and reconditioning the basketball court. Additional site improvements include new basketball hoops, park benches, trash receptacles, signage, erosion and sediment control, and landscaping.

“This playground is a well-loved destination for many families and youth in the area,” said Baker. “In fact, it has been so well loved over the years that it is sorely in need of rehabilitation. I look forward to seeing the playground, not only restored, but improved, so the community can enjoy it for many more years to come.”

The CFA funding, generated through impact fees paid by drilling companies in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale region, is to be used for statewide initiatives, including abandoned mine drainage abatement; abandoned well plugging; sewage treatment; greenways, trails and recreation; baseline water quality data; watershed restoration; and flood control.

The CFA was established as an independent agency of the Commonwealth and holds fiduciary responsibility over the funding of programs and investments in Pennsylvania’s economic growth.


(Jennerstown, PA)...The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Asphalt Racing Series powered by Pace Performance will hold an informational meeting and seminar on Saturday, October 29 at 1:00 p.m. at the Jennerstown VFD Social Hall at 1536 Pitt St., Jennerstown, PA 15547. The meeting is open to current and prospective racers in the Late Model, Modified and Street Stock divisions at Jennerstown Speedway, track officials, along with other interested asphalt promoters from throughout the region.

On October 13, RUSH announced the formation of the Asphalt Racing Series division with Jennerstown being the flagship speedway in 2017. The upcoming seminar will be conducted by RUSH Series Director Vicki Emig, RUSH Competition Director Travis Harry, RUSH Authorized Engine Rebuilders Jim Friedline and Mike Ingram, along with Pace Performance Circle Track Director of Operations Don Blackshear. The seminar will focus on the background of RUSH, the aspects of its teching, sealing, and rebuild/repair program.

"We have conducted similar meetings over the years for new tracks that are coming on board with RUSH," explained Emig. "Obviously our program is entirely new to the asphalt world so we really encourage racers to take the opportunity to attend to learn about RUSH and all of the important pieces of our program. We have to thank Jennerstown for providing us the opportunity to bring what we've learned in dirt racing over to the asphalt world and create a positive situation for the track, their racers, and fans."

The RUSH Asphalt Racing Series website is under development at You can like the Facebook page at and the follow us on Twitter @RUSHAsphalt.

For more information on Jennerstown, check out their website at Like their Facebook page at The track's phone number is 814-703-8009.

E-mail can be sent to the RUSH Racing Series at and snail mail to 4368 Route 422, Pulaski, PA 16143. Office phone is 724-964-9300 and fax is 724-964-0604. The RUSH Racing Series website is

Governor Wolf Statement on Ride Sharing Authorization

October 24, 2016

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Wolf released the following statement on the passage of legislation authorizing ride-sharing in Pennsylvania:

“I am pleased the legislature worked with me to finally pass a long-term solution for ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft to operate everywhere in Pennsylvania. The commonwealth has proven itself to be a place where these companies can invest and grow, and we must continue to find ways to fuel the development of these and other high-tech companies. We can do this by fostering an economic climate like we have seen in Pittsburgh that has resulted in the surge of tech development.

“It is also encouraging that this legislation puts an end to any question about the operations of these companies in Philadelphia. Equally important is that two-thirds of the revenue derived from ride sharing in the city of Philadelphia will go to the Philadelphia School District to help the district continue to strengthen its financial footing. This funding, on top of the additional $97 million I worked to secure in my first two budgets for the school district, will help provide the resources our children need.

“I applaud the legislature for passing this into law and I look forward to signing the bill.”

Mill Street In Port Allegany Closed This Week

Milling and Paving will start in Port Allegany tomorrow morning, October 26, 2016, at approximately 7:30 AM. East Mill Street will be closed (except for local traffic) Wednesday through Friday, traffic to the schools should use Arnold Avenue if possible. 

Other roads being paved this year include: South Ann Street, South Elm Street, Harrison Street, Laurel Lane, Church Street Alley between East Maple Street and East Mill Street, and the Arnold Avenue Bridge near the intersection of Arnold Avenue and Oak Street.

PA Gas Drilling Permits Issued

PA Gas Drilling Permit Issued in Richmond Twp Township

Gas permit issued on 2016-10-20 00:00:00 to SWEPI LP for site WISE 489 1X in Richmond Twp township, Tioga county
Tags: PADEP, frack, permit, drilling, Gas

PA Gas Drilling Permit Issued in Liberty Twp Township

Gas permit issued on 2016-10-20 00:00:00 to SWN PRODUCTION CO LLC for site LEPLEY 4H in Liberty Twp township, Tioga county
Tags: PADEP, frack, permit, drilling, Gas

PA Gas Drilling Permit Issued in Fox Twp Township

Gas permit issued on 2016-10-20 00:00:00 to CHIEF OIL & GAS LLC for site LARRY BAUMUNK UNIT 1H in Fox Twp township, Sullivan county
Tags: PADEP, frack, permit, drilling, Gas

Open Interviews Wednesday At Empereon In Coudersport From 9 AM to 6 PM

Liberty Dispatched For Truck Fire On Rt. 15

At 11:34 Am on Tuesday, Liberty Fire Department has been dispatched to a truck fire on Rt. 15 Southbound at the Buttonwood exit. Reported to be a truck hauling a vehicle.
11:40--Blossburg Fire Department dispatched.

IRS Scam Calls Targeting Area Residents At 5 AM

Multiple reports from area residents of scam IRS phone calls at 5 AM this morning is prompting a reminder that this is a scam. 

The IRS doesn't call people at 5 AM or any other time.

Bids Being Accepted Until Nov. 1st. For Fire Rescue and 100 Foot Ladder Tower At Coudersport, PA Fire Department

Firefighters Dispatched To Structure Fire In Ischua

At 10:14 AM on Tuesday, Firefighters have been dispatched to a structure fire at Stop n' Joe's at 5650 Rt. 16 in Ischua, NY.

Coudersport Area Chamber Of Commerce To Meet Today (Tuesday, Oct. 25) At Kaytee's Restaurant

Coudersport Area Chamber of Commerce

The October, 2016 meeting of the Coudersport Area Chamber of Commerce will be held at NOON on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Kaytee’s Restaurant.

The Coudersport Area Chamber of Commerce met on September 27, 2016 at Kaytee’s Restaurant in Coudersport.

The following people were in attendance:
Britta Hooftallen Endeavor News, Genny Tilton Wagner Ace Hardware,
Stan Swank Shop N Save, Bev Morris Coudersport Borough,
Alex Fish Administrative Assistant, Dick Buchanan Arboretum & Buchanan Bros. Pharmacy, Carol Spaulding Member, Alicia Blunk Mountain Home Magazine, Walter Baker A Way Out, Suzan Paisley Rep. Martin Causer,
Barbara Busch Office of Aging, PCHS, Sandra Kenyon Hauber’s Jewelers,
Mike Roche Empereon Marketing.

Call to Order: Stan Swank, President, 12:04pm

Barbara Busch from the Office of Aging at Potter County Human Services spoke today regarding the Apprise
Program provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Aging. The Apprise Program is a free health insurance
counseling program designed to help all Pennsylvanians with Medicare. She also spoke on other services offered by
the Office of Aging which include, but not limited to the following:
 Needs Assessment/Care Management for older adults
 Caregiver Support Program for caregivers of those over 60 years of age
 Protective Services for 60+ year old adults at risk of serious injury, death, or financial exploitation.
 Ombudsman Program to support and empower consumers with complaints involving long-term care
 LINK Program, a community partnership to provide services and support to older adults with disabilities.
Barbara can be reached at (814) 544-7315 to answer questions regarding these services.

Alicia Blunk, a sales consultant with Mountain Home Magazine, introduced herself to those present at this meeting. Mountain Home Magazine is a free, regional Pennsylvania magazine that prints local stories and photographs by local authors, and is entirely funded by advertisements from regional businesses. They have been in business since 2005, and each month they print 20,000 magazines with more than 100,000 readers. It has won 85 international and statewide journalism awards from the International Regional Magazine Association and the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association for excellence in writing, photography, and design. If you should have any questions, you may contact Alicia at (570) 449-6417, or at

Approval of Minutes: Motion to approve by Dick Buchanan, Walter Baker seconded.

Treasurer’s Report: No report is available at this time.

Britta Hooftallen reported that the current membership consists of 120 members.

Dick Buchanan reported that they will be selling T-Shirts at the Falling Leaves Festival this weekend.

Public Relations:
Britta thanked all those individuals who were able to attend the ribbon cutting ceremonies for JVB and Cream N Sugar.

Welcoming Committee:
Carol Spaulding informed those present that she spoke with Alex and learned that one welcome bag had been distributed so far. Britta suggested to Carol the idea of having similar welcome bags for new businesses in the area. After discussing the idea, Britta stated that she will contact Carol with updates, and that she will speak to Zach about including chamber memberships possibly in those bags.

Route 6 Project / Downtown Development:
Bev Morris stated that it appeared that PennDOT has started on the project downtown. She informed those present that they will be leaving in Mid-November 2016, and they will be returning to work in April 2017. Bev also made note of the new sidewalk lights in downtown Coudersport, to which those present agreed that they looked good. Bev also informed us that the Borough Council is looking to make amendments to the Sign Ordinances in the Historical District. A public hearing will be held on Oct. 19, and proposed changes will be made available to
the Chamber of Commerce. Bev also reminded those present of the Tribute to Elvis on October 22 from 7 to 10pm at the Coudersport Consistory.

PCVA / Artisan Center / Chamber Partnership:
Britta informed those present that the Artisan Center is officially a Chamber of Commerce project with the departure of David Brooks. The Board is currently working on issues related to the financial management of the Artisan Center.

Old Business:
Suzan Paisley distributed the income summary for the 2016 Maple Festival. She noted that there has been a decrease in sponsors, but an increase in vendors for the event. Suzan and Britta briefly discussed the costs associated with operating carnival inflatables on our own versus hiring a carnival vendor. The discussion revealed that based on general feedback from the public, the carnival rides tended to keep families at the festival for a much longer period of time.

New Business:
Stan Swank introduced Alex Fish as the new Administrative Assistant to replace Patty Giannotti, who resigned last month to operate the new Cream N Sugar ice cream store in downtown Coudersport. Alex also operates an independent business out of his residence to better serve the community with fine specialty services including bicycle repair, edge sharpening, and locksmithing services. He informed those present that he is excited to be supporting the community in this fashion and he is looking forward to his time with the Chamber of Commerce.

Member News:
Suzan Paisley reminded those present that the 14th Annual Senior Citizens’ Expo will be at the Roulette Firehall, 12 Riverside Drive, on October 7, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Meeting Adjourned: 1:04pm. Motion to adjourn by Walter Baker, Britta Hooftallen seconded.

Annual Fall Consignment Auction Saturday, October 29th At Daniel A. Carter Inc. In Allegany, NY

Cole Memorial Hospital Seeking Experienced Registered Nurses


Full & Part-Time Parent Educators Needed For Potter Or McKean County

Online Auction Of Sowers Estate By Jelliff Auctions Ends Wednesday, Click Ad To See Items Or Bid

Blacktop Seal Coating By Daniel A. Carter, Inc., Call Today

J-Squared In Roulette Offers Transmission, Drive Line Rebuilds & Other Automotive Repair

Estate Auction Saturday, November 5th, At 835 Baker Creek Road, Coudersport, PA

Monday, October 24, 2016

PSP Emporium Investigated A Male Juvenile On Sizerville Road For Possession Of Drug & Paraphernalia

Mailbox Damaged On Sizerville Road

Dawn E. Darling, Age 82, Missing From Bradford County, PA, Has Been Located

Shinglehouse Dispatched To Crash North On Route 44

 At 7:05 PM on Monday, Shinglehouse Fire & Ambulance and Medic 6 have been dispatched to a vehicle / Deer crash on Rt. 44 North about a mile north of town. One injury is reported.


L-R - Paul Herzig; Savanna Eckert; Shania Soler; John Leete
Photo & Story by Cathy Bowers

Today we had a wonderful turnout for our weekly Rotary meeting. John Abplanalp introduced Citizens of Tomorrow guests, Shania Soler and Savanna Eckert from Coudersport High School.

Shania Soler, the daughter of Judy Elslager, told us about her current school activities. She is involved in the Newspaper Club, Book Camp, Color Guard, and Light Music. She stated that her interests and activities outside of school include reading, writing, and helping animals. She is also involved with becoming an Exchange Student. Shania‘s future plans are to become a Literary Agent, attend a 4-year collage, and travel.

Savanna Eckert, the daughter of Andy Eckert, told us that her current student activity is being the President of the Art Club. Outside of school, she is active in horseback riding, painting, and drawing. Savanna plans on attending college and earning an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene.

Thank you Shania and Savanna, for being our guests today and Rotary wishes you both the best of everything in your future endeavors.

We also welcomed back long time Rotarian, Paul Herzig. Paul has always been an asset to the club and we are happy to see him up and running again.

The club reminded everyone of the upcoming Halloween Parade this Saturday, October 29. Line-up will begin a 2 pm on 3rd. Street across from the Gazebo and the parade will begin at 3 pm. Everyone will proceed down Main Street, turn at the Gunzburger Bldg., heading to the back of the building and enter the gym. There will be prizes for various categories awarded, free ice cream and candy bars for all. We are looking forward to seeing all the wonderful entries and having a great time.

Words of wisdom from our Sergeant at Arms, Jim Plotts:

Did Ya Know? The four Avenues of Service are Club Service, Vocational Service, Community Service and International Service is used to describe the primary areas of Rotary activity. Oh yes, we now have a fifth - Youth Service.

Thought For Today - If you mind goes blank; don't forget to turn off the sound.

John M. Glasgow, 91, formerly of Port Allegany, PA, and Wilmington, NC

John M. Glasgow

John M. Glasgow, 91, formerly of Port Allegany, PA, and Wilmington, NC, passed away Monday (Oct. 24, 2016) in Sena Kean Manor, Smethport.

Born May 24, 1925, in Memphis, TN, he was a son of Berlin W. and Christina Taliaserro Glasgow. On Nov. 17, 1945, in Bristol, TN, he married Kathleen Carrier, who died Aug. 28, 2011. They were married 65 years.

Mr. Glasgow was a graduate of Brownsville High School, Browns-ville, TN.

John had been employed with the Atomic Energy Commission and later retired from General Electric of Wilmington, NC.

Surviving are two sons, John M. (Joyce) Glasgow of Cleveland, OH, Gene W. (Barb) Glasgow of Port Allegany, PA; a daughter, Doris A. (Randall) Ganey of Bolivia, NC; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Ann Glasgow of Memphis, TN; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Kathleen, a daughter, Karen Britt; and a sister, Laura McCarley.

A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family in the Switzer Funeral Home, Port Allegany, with Rev. Michael Culver, pastor of the First Baptist Church, Port Allegany, officiating. Burial will be in Oleander Memorial Gardens, Greenlawn Memorial Park, Wilmington, NC.

Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Condolences can be made to: 

Gene W. Glasgow
24 E. Ransom St.
Port Allegany, PA 16743

Pitt-Bradford Monday Athletics News

by Scott Elliott

Moonan, Gardner Named to All-AMCC Golf Team
BRADFORD, Pa. - Pitt-Bradford men’s golf players Matt Moonan and Brett Gardner were named to the AMCC all-conference team. Moonan was selected to the second-team, and Gardner was a third-team pick.

Matt Moonan
Moonan ranked second in the AMCC with two wins this fall while posting five top 10 finishes. At the AMCC Championships, he placed sixth, the best showing among all freshman golfers.

The Bradford native opened the season firing a 74 at the Pitt-Bradford Invitational to finish in a three-way tie for first and captured medalist honors at Hilbert with a round of 78.

For the season, he ranked 13th in the conference in scoring average with a mark of 9.90 versus par.

Gardner, a junior, put together one of the
Brett Gardner
best individual rounds on the final day of the AMCC Championships, jumping 11 spots from the first day to finish tied for fourth overall.

He registered a pair of top 10 finishes to start the season, tying for seventh at the Pitt-Bradford Invitational and ninth at Medaille. Gardner also finished tied for 14th at the James Bowen Invitational hosted by Penn State Behrend.

It marks the second time in his career the Curwensville native has been named to the all-conference team. He was a second-team pick in 2015.

Platz, Boyd Tabbed AMCC Players of the Week

BRADFORD, Pa. - Pitt-Bradford volleyball player Kirsten Platz and men’s swimmer Nicholas Boyd have been named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Players of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

Kirsten Platz
Platz received the honor for the second time this season after leading the Panthers to a pair of conference wins and capturing the AMCC regular season title.

The sophomore middle hitter totaled 34 kills, eight blocks, six digs and an ace for the week while hitting a blistering .400. In the team’s victory over La Roche, she posted a season-high 21 kills and added three blocks.

Platz leads the AMCC and ranks in the top 10 nationally with a .415 hitting percentage. The Erie native has been one of the league’s most productive players, ranking second in kills per set (3.13), total kills (285), blocks per set (0.93) and service aces per set (0.44).

Nicholas Boyd
Boyd was instrumental in the Panthers’ conference win against Cabrini on Saturday, accounting for 33 of the team’s 142 points.

He recorded a pair of wins, finishing first in the 100-yard freestyle in 51.76 and the 50-yard butterfly in a time of 25.67. The freshman also took second in the 50-yard freestyle swim.

The Newville native capped his performance by swimming the final leg of the 200-yard medley relay that won in 1:42.19.

It marks the first time Boyd has received the league’s weekly honor.