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Election Official

  Jones, Thomas, Reed, Bogart To Face Off In November   by Amanda Jones  Echo News Editor Official Municipal Election results for Cameron County have been [Click Here to Read More]

Cameron County Court Return Day

    Probation revocation hearings were held for Andrew James Beck, age 24, of Emporium, during Tuesday’s Return Day proceedings at the Cameron County Courthouse. Beck [Click Here to Read More]

County Honors Deceased Veterans On Memorial Day

    Memorial Day was celebrated in Emporium with a parade, memorial service, veterans’ luncheon and baseball and softball games. The annual parade stepped off at [Click Here to Read More]

Commissioners Looking Into Deteriorating Local Properties

    by Amanda Jones  Echo News Editor Cameron County Commissioners are reviewing several former residences in the Borough of Emporium that they have heard concerns [Click Here to Read More]

Spinning Wheel Demonstration

    Robin Kuleck and Theresa Genaux will be at the Little Museum  Saturday, June 6th in Sterling Run to present an educational Spinning Wheel Demonstration [Click Here to Read More]

Second Graders Visit Andrews Farm

    The second grade students of Woodland Elementary recently visited the Andrews farm. Cameron County Outdoor Youth Activities (CCOYA) coordinated the event that included fishing, [Click Here to Read More]

Sinnemahoning State Park Programs and Events

    An Eagle Watch will be held at the Sinnemahoning State Park on Saturday, May 30 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.  The young eaglets [Click Here to Read More]

Students Participate In State Envirothon

    The 32nd Pennsylvania Envirothon was held on May 19th and 20th at University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown campus. Students in 5-member teams representing 63 counties were [Click Here to Read More]

Volunteers Sought For Trail Run

    The expansion of the Sinnemahone Ultra Trail Run means more volunteers.  Saturday, October 17, participants can select from a 10k, 25k, or 50k course [Click Here to Read More]

Lace Up Your Shoes, Join Hike Cameron Co.

    Cameron County Chamber of Commerce and outdoor enthusiasts Nelson Haas from Mountaineer Search and Rescue plus Mark Johnson from Allegheny Birding Club will lead [Click Here to Read More]

Woodmobile Visits Woodland Elementary

    Cameron County Outdoor Youth Activities recently coordinated arrangements for the WoodMobile to visit the Woodland school. The Pa. WoodMobile is a traveling exhibit that [Click Here to Read More]

New Water Quality Testing Program

    The Bucktail Watershed Association, a local non-profit watershed group, has received funds for a program to create a network of volunteers from the area [Click Here to Read More]

ABATE Benefit Run

    ABATE Endless Mountain and God’s Country chapters will sponsor a Benefit Run to benefit Community Nurses Hospice on June 6. Registration is at the [Click Here to Read More]

Rotary Awards Scholarships

    Four CCHS seniors were presented with Rotary Scholarship awards during the Emporium Rotary luncheon meeting May 19th.   Scholarship Chairman, Kathy Strycula, presented the [Click Here to Read More]

Memorial Day Parade

  Again this year the Cameron County Memorial Detail will be leading a parade on May 25th. The Detail has put out notices to many organizations [Click Here to Read More]

CCC Presentation at County Historical Society

  More than seventy people attended a presentation on the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) hosted by the Cameron County Historical Society. Bill Jamerson, a Michigan native, [Click Here to Read More]

Graham Charged With Criminal Attempt To Possess Controlled Substance

An Emporium woman has been charged with criminal attempt to possess a controlled substance after a package containing illegal substances was discovered en route from China [Click Here to Read More]

Hearings To Be Held On Sentencing Guideline Recommendations

  A number of public hearings have been scheduled to address recommendations on increasing sentencing guidelines advocated for by local district attorneys. Cameron County District Attorney [Click Here to Read More]

Proposed Tax Increase Lacks Majority School Board Support

  by Amanda Jones  Echo News Editor The Cameron County School District Board of Directors dealt with a number of budget-related issues during an explosive meeting [Click Here to Read More]

Spring Clean-Up

  Spring clean-up for Gibson Township and Driftwood Borough will be on Saturday, May 23 from 8 a.m. until  noon. No tires or electronics will be [Click Here to Read More]

Mountain Melodies at Aroma Cafe

  Mountain Melodies, a musical group from Cameron County, will perform at noon at the Aroma Café on Wednesday, May 27. Members of Mountain Melodies are:  [Click Here to Read More]