Penn Highlands Elk/SMP Home Medical
The 5K Let Your Bow Glow, Run/Walk,
sponsored by Penn Highlands Elk and
SMP Home Medical, will be held on
Friday, September 26th at the St.
Marys Eagles on Trout Run Road.
Registration is at 5:30 p.m., race
at 8 p.m.
Featured guest is "The Ride",
performing at 10 p.m. There will be
a Moonlight Fight Against Cancer
with DJ, music, hula hoop dancers,
sky lantern release and more.
Pre-registration is $25 which
include an event t-shirt and glow
items. A bonus Head Lamp will be
made available to the first 50
registered, courtesy of Ed Gerg All
State Agencies. Same day
registration is $30 and does not
include a t-shirt.
Proceeds benefits women's services
at Penn Highlands Elk.
"Sounds Of Autumn" Band Festival
The annual "Sounds Of Autumn" Band
festival will be held on Saturday,
September 27th at Dutch Country
Stadium, beginning at 1 p.m. The
event is coordinated by the St.
Marys Area High School and Elk
County Catholic High School bands.
There will be a concession stand in
National Drug Take Back Day
Pennsylvania State Police report
that Saturday, September 27th
between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., the
State Police in Emporium will take
part in the national Drug Take Back
Members of the communities in
Cameron County are encouraged to
turn in any unused, unwanted
medications. The following items
will be accepted for disposal:
Prescription medication, over the
The following items will not be
accepted; Syringes and needles.
As in the past, anyone turning in
medications may remain anonymous and
will not be asked any questions.
Moses "The Musical"
The United Methodist Women are
sponsoring a bus trip on Saturday,
September 27th to the performance of
the musical "Moses" at the sigh and
Sound Theatre near Lancaster. The
cost includes bus transportation,
the show and a family style meal at
"Good & Plenty". For more
information cal 834-6178 or 834-6402
Sacred Heart First Friday Bread Sale
The Sacred Heart Parish First Friday
Bread sale will be held on Thursday,
October 2nd from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
and Friday, October 3rd, from 10
a.m. to 3 p.m., or until sold out.
To place orders call 834-7861, or
K-9 Carnival And Dog Walk
The Elk County Humane Society will
sponsor the annual K-9 Carnival and
Dog Walk on Saturday, October 4th
from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St.
Marys Municipal Airport.
Registration is $15.00 for adults.
There will be prizes and awards, a
costume contest, vendors and games.
Pre-register by September 19th and
receive a free "Your Walk" T-shirt.
(Rain Date is October 11th)
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Duck Derby Set For October 11th
The Firequacker 2015 Duck Derby will
swimm off October 11 during the
First Fork Festival at Sinnemahoning
State Park. “This year Seneca
Resources Corporation will match the
money raised through duck adoptions
and donations up to $2,500.00,”
explained Cameron County Chamber of
Commerce Executive Director Tina
Johns Solak. The first opportunity
to adopt a duck will be Saturday
August 30 at Olivetts Shur Fine.
The price remains the same $2.00 for
one or a 6 quack for $10.00.
“This year the fourth of July is the
first Saturday of July and normally
that is the night of fireworks, but
because the pyro technician has a
list of July 4 commitments Cameron
County will blast off Friday July
3,” according to Johns Solak. The
committee is hoping to raise at
least $7,000.00 this year. “Having
Seneca Resources Corporation offer
to help us will make reaching that
goal more attainable,” Johns Solak
Resources Corporation, the
exploration and production segment
of National Fuel Gas Company,
explores for, develops, and
purchases natural gas and oil
reserves in California and
Appalachia. Additional information
about Seneca and National Fuel Gas
Company is available at
The winning duck holder will receive
$100.00, second place will take home
$75.00 and third place will be
awarded $50.00. Ducks are also for
sale at businesses displaying a red
white and blue duck derby sign.