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Serianni Waives Preliminary Hearing

    by Amanda Jones Echo News Editor A preliminary hearing for a former Cameron County High School (CCHS) substitute teacher on charges including child pornography [Click Here to Read More]

Chmelar Sentenced On Burglary, DUI Charges

    An Emporium man entered guilty pleas and was sentenced in five separate cases, including two involving driving under the influence (DUI) and three burglaries, [Click Here to Read More]

Chapman Requests Change of Attorney

    A hearing Tuesday at the Cameron County Courthouse was originally scheduled to reveal the results of an assessment by the Sex Offenders Assessment Board, [Click Here to Read More]

Cameron County Court Return Day

    An arraignment was waived for Kenneth Jackson, age 32, of Emporium, accused of felony burglary and criminal trespass. Jackson has had several court dates [Click Here to Read More]

Parents Concerned Over Inclement Weather School Delay Decisions

    by Amanda Jones Echo News Editor Cameron County School District Superintendent Christine Holjencin discussed a letter written to district parents concerning the cancellation of [Click Here to Read More]

Bids Opened For Razing of Furniture For Less Building

    Bids were opened for demolition of the former Furniture for Less building in Prospect Park, Shippen Township at Thursday’s meeting of the Cameron County [Click Here to Read More]

Helzel Withdraws Plea

    An Emporium man’s motion to withdraw a guilty plea to one count of Indecent Deviate Sexual Intercourse (IDSI) with a Child was granted on [Click Here to Read More]

Local Agriculture Producers’ Meeting

    The Cameron County Conservation District is excited to announce their 12th Annual Agriculture Producers’ Meeting to be held February 25 at the Cameron County [Click Here to Read More]

Cross Country Skiing Basics at Park

    The Sinnemahoning State Park’s Cross Country Skiing Basics program has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 31st due to the lack of sufficient snow cover. [Click Here to Read More]

New Family Physician To See Patients In Emporium

    Penn Highlands Elk is pleased to welcome Amber Bowser, D.O., to its medical staff.  A family practice physician, Dr. Bowser will begin seeing patients [Click Here to Read More]

New on the Library Shelves

    The Barbara Moscato Brown Memorial Library has added the following books to its shelves: Elvis & Ginger: Elvis Presley’s Fiancée and last Love finally [Click Here to Read More]

Local Teachers Attend WET Workshop

    Taking advantage of a recent In-Service day at the Cameron County School District, and an opportunity for a captive audience, Cameron County Outdoor Youth [Click Here to Read More]

Local Historical Society Featured at Rotary

    Rotarian, Bob Martin introduced speaker, Sue Hoy, Vice President of the Cameron County Historical Society, at the January 21st Rotary luncheon meeting.  Sue updated [Click Here to Read More]

Benefit Dance

    A Benefit Dance to assist the families displaced from the December 30th Fourth Street apartment fire will be held at the Vets Club on [Click Here to Read More]

Ice Fishing Event Saturday

    The Bucktail Rod and Gun Club and Cameron County Outdoor Youth Activities (CCOYA) are planning a youth ice fishing event scheduled for January 31st [Click Here to Read More]

Nesting Pennsylvania Bald Eagles Now Streaming Live

    The eagle cam is back, and better than ever. After a successful pilot run in 2014, the Pennsylvania Game Commission today launched its new [Click Here to Read More]

Decision Handed Down On Assessment Appeals

    Decisions have been handed down in two cases involving appeals on assessed real estate values within Emporium’s business district. Judge Richard Masson issued the [Click Here to Read More]

Emporium Water Co. Rate Hike Decision Coming Soon

    A decision on rate increases submitted to the Public Utility Commission (PUC) by the Emporium Water Company (EWC) is likely to be finalized in [Click Here to Read More]

No Charges Filed In Borough Theft Case

    by Amanda Jones Echo News Editor The Attorney General’s Office has declined to press charges in a case involving a theft of money from [Click Here to Read More]

Local Shade Tree 2014 Annual Report

    Emporium Shade Tree Commission issues its 2014 Annual Report: The number of trees planted in this year 2014 was five; number of trees pruned [Click Here to Read More]

Volunteers’ Dinner

    All volunteers serving with the Emporium and Sinnemahoning Fire companies, Cameron County and Sinnemahoning Ambulance services, Mountaineer Search and Rescue, and Cameron County Emergency [Click Here to Read More]


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