Friday was an exciting day for outdoor enthusiasts as the Pennsylvania Game Commission dedicated a new wildlife viewing area on Winslow Hill, opened a new public hiking trail, and announced that they are now streaming a live elk cam on their website.
Members of the committee charged with organizing the "Elk County War Memorial Rededication and Time Capsule Opening Ceremony" are scheduled to meet Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 10:30 a.m. in Conference Room No. 2 of the Elk County Courthouse Annex.
Wednesday marked the start of the 2015-16 school year in the St. Marys Area School District. Shown are students peering out a school bus window as it departs the St. Marys Catholic Elementary School parking lot after dropping off students at the start of the day.
This snapshot from the past features the St. Marys Area High School Varsity Cheerleading Squad from 1993. In the photo shown seated from left to right are Anita Defranco, Nicki Gillen and Ruthann Klaiber, captains.
Although they have been invited to potentially share office space in a planned new community recycling center in St. Marys, the Elk County Conservation District is still unsure about the possibility of making the move.