Posts from — September 2011

Local leaders focus on skilled labor shortage

SHEILA BOUGHNER Staff writer – The Derrick, September 21, 2011 Rod Griffin of Specialty Fabrication & Powder Coating (from left), Valley Grove School District Superintendent Jeffrey Clark and Chris Reber, executive dean of Venango Campus, listen to the discussion at Tuesday’s roundtable. (By Sheila Boughner)Education, business and civic leaders gathered Tuesday morning to consider how […]

September 21, 2011   Comments Off on Local leaders focus on skilled labor shortage

Thousands respond as weather treats Cranberry Festival right

2011-09-19 / The Derrick AMY WOZNIAK Staff writer Morrison Park was greeted with warm weather, a full range of activities and a turnout of thousands of people Saturday for the Cranberry Festival. “You have to come early to get a good seat,” said Mamie Holben of Cooperstown. Holben was tailgating behind a 1929 Ford Roadster […]

September 21, 2011   Comments Off on Thousands respond as weather treats Cranberry Festival right