Skip to main content

Kane teacher finishes marathon before explosions

April 15, 2013

Photo submitted The group includes, left to right: Mike Combs of Raleigh, 2:44 time; Mark Morelli of Baltimore, 3:01; Kevin Dustin of Warren, 2:50; Smelko, 2:58; Sarah Thompson of Slippery Rock, 4:40; Julia Dustin of Warren, 3:33; and Kim Combs of Raleigh, 3:36. 

It had been a very rewarding Monday morning for Adam Smelko of Kane.
The Kane High School teacher finished the 26.2-mile Boston Marathon with a time of 2:58.18, placing him in the top 2,000 out of 27,000 runners.
Unfortunately, Smelko didn't have much time to savor his biggest thrill as a marathon runner.

In their past two games the Elk County Catholic Crusader soccer team relied on their defense to...
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders came away with a tough 3-2 victory over the Brookville Lady...
The Ridgway Lady Elkers soccer team scored three second half goals to defeat the St. Marys Area...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...