Entries being accepted for Horsethief prince, princess contest

By | 2017-07-07T09:10:51+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Local News|

By ClarionExtra.com From staff reports The Knox Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary is accepting entries for its annual Knox Horsethief prince, princess contest. Contestants' pictures must be submitted by Saturday, July 29. Only babies under 36 months of age who live in the Knox Volunteer Fire Company service area which includes Knox Borough, Salem, Beaver [...]

100th Anniversary of U.S. Entering WWI To Be Marked by Area History Society

By | 2017-03-26T17:37:15+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Local News|

NEW BETHLEHEM—The date of the 100th anniversary of the United States entry into what was to become known as ”the war to end all wars” will be marked on April 6 when the Redbank Valley Historical Society hosts a public program, society president Cindy Morgan announced this week. “It was on that date in 1917 [...]

Police Release I-D Of Clarion University Student Who Died In Lake Lucy Shooting; Death Believed Accidental

By | 2017-03-02T15:49:17+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst An autopsy is scheduled in Erie on Thursday on the body of a Curwensville woman who died in a shooting near Lake Lucy late Wednesday afternoon. State Police investigators have now identified the deceased woman as 22 year-old Katrina Seaburn. They say she was a student at Clarion University. Police say they [...]

Musical ‘Violet’ runs March 1-5 at Clarion University

By | 2017-02-28T23:46:31+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst Clarion University's theatre's performance of the musical “Violet” opens at 8 p.m. March 1 at the Marwick-Boyd Little Theatre and continues through March 5. “Violet” is an award-winning musical based on “The Ugliest Pilgrim,” a short story by Doris Betts. Violet is a young woman who was struck by a wayward axe [...]

Scenic Rivers YMCA Announce 11.6 Million Full-Service YMCA

By | 2017-02-28T15:48:55+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst Tom Spence, Jesse Kelly, Milissa Bauer and Al Lander. CLARION-Plans for a new $11.6 million full-service Clarion County YMCA were announced Tuesday afternoon at a special press conference held by the Scenic Rivers YMCA. Formally announced two years ago at a similar press conference, the campaign generated $7.5 million in gifts from [...]

Locals help represent Walter W. Craig American Legion Auxiliary as Miss Poppy and Miss Poppy Jr

By | 2017-02-28T10:13:46+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Local News|

  Corra Morgan and Gina Rhoades will be representing the Walter W. Craig American Legion Auxiliary as Miss Poppy and Miss Poppy Jr. at the Poppy Poster Contest held Saturday, March 11 from 10:00-12:00 at the Redbank Valley Public Library. The contest is for students in grades 2-12.  Linda Moore will instruct students in the [...]