Archive - Oct 19, 2012 - News Article
PUNXSUTAWNEY â Only minor injuries resulted from a two-vehicle accident â and police report that alcohol may have been involved â at 4:41 a.m.
Friday on North Findley Street just below the National Guard Armory.
According to Punxsutawney Borough Police, a Ford Explorer driven by Katherine Adams, 21, Punxsutawney, was traveling north on North Findley Street and crossed over into the other lane, striking the left front corner of a Dodge Ram pickup truck driven by Caleb McCauley, 25, Punxsutaw- ney, who was traveling south on North Findley Street.
The PAHS cheerleaders took their act on the road Friday night to cheer on the Punxsy Chucks, who fell 42-0 to the Clarion Bobcats.
But there was something different about the squad this week, as it replaced its typical red-and-white attire by donning pink shirts and hair bands in honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â Last Saturday, over 100 runners took to the road â or rather, the trail âÂ in Punxsutawney for the Mahoning Shadow Shuffle, an annual event put on by the Mahoning Shadow Trail Board that consists of a half-marathon, a 10-kilometer race, a 5-kilometer race and a 1-mile youth run.
The race started at the ball fields and was run out toward the Fordham trailhead, consisting solely of a run along the Mahoning Shadow Trail.
â˘ Halloween Parade, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, with trick-or-treating to follow until 9 p.m.
The parade will form at 5:30 p.m. by Napa Auto Parts on Union Street.
The parade route will lead to Barclay Square, where the costumes will be judged and the participants will receive a treat from the firefighters.
Police, the fire department and REACT will be on hand for assistance.