No Jail Time In Serianni Porn Scandal

    by Amanda Jones Echo News Editor An Emporium man who pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography last fall was sentenced to serve five years on probation on Tuesday at the Cameron County Courthouse. Jon Raymond Serianni, age 42,  of Mountain View Road in Sylvan Heights just outside the borough of Emporium, will serve […]

Moate Sentenced For Taser Incident

    by Amanda Jones Echo News Editor An Emporium woman involved in an incident that led to her being tasered by police has been sentenced for her involvement. Veronica Ann Moate, age 53, of Emporium, was sentenced to serve 24 months on probation by Cameron County President Judge Richard Masson last week. Moate was […]

Commissioners Give Update On Reopening 3rd St. Playground

    Cameron County Commissioners offered an update on the process of reopening the Third Street Playground following a partial building collapse that closed the popular Emporium Borough park. “We will have to wait until Russ Braun (building inspector) meets with the property owner to make sure the building is safe and secure. We can’t […]

Defendants Arrested In Undercover Sting Sentenced

    Two defendants arrested through the use of a confidential informant and undercover state police officer were sentenced on Tuesday’s Return Day proceedings at the Cameron County Courthouse. Michael Robert McNally, age 30, of Austin, was paroled on Tuesday after spending 58 days in county jail on one felony count of possession of marijuana […]

Eggciting Delivery at Woodland

    Students at Woodland Elementary were excited as they prepared incubators for this year’s delivery of pheasant eggs. On Wednesday, April 13, 600 pheasant eggs were delivered to the designated classrooms.  This year there are 10 classrooms at the Woodland School and three in the High School that are participating in the program. Each […]

Shown are (l to r) Lauryn Uber, Kaylee Hostetlar, Aubrey Uber and Nicholas Streich with some of this year’s pheasant eggs.

Grant Awarded To Local Fire, EMS Companies

    State grants totaling more than $1.4 million were awarded for volunteer fire, EMS and ambulance companies in the 25th Senatorial District, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). Cameron County received a grant in the amount of $40,899.62. Scarnati said the grants are awarded as part of the Volunteer Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance […]

Join in the Fun at the Emporium Senior Center

    by Kelly Spencer Are you looking for something to do or somewhere to go? Do you enjoy rubbing shoulders with “Older Adults?” Do you want to see your community thrive? Do you want to be a part of giving back to help make that happen? Do you want a healthy brain? If you […]

Recreation Center Lists Hours

    Cameron County Recreation Center office hours are from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. The game room is open Tuesday through Thursday 4 p.m. to 8 p.m, Friday 4 p.m to 9 p.m. and Saturday 3 pm. to 9 p.m. The basketball court is open every day from dawn until dark […]

Rotary News

    Jackie Lundy (right) from the Community Education Center located in St. Marys was the guest speaker at the Rotary luncheon April 19th. The Community Education Center, along with the Cameron County High School are partnering with the Emporium Rotary for the 2nd annual Rotary Day Career Cruise May 13th connecting students with our […]