Fall Rally Planned at Grover Church of Christ

Friday October 17, 2014 The Grover Church of Christ will host their annual Fall Preaching Rally, October 26-29, 2014-7:00 pm each evening. The first session, however, will be held Oct. 26 during the morning worship hour at 9:45 am. Each session will feature special music by area musicians, congregational singing and a message brought by four different speakers throughout the rally. The Theme for this year's event is: "L...
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Borough Authority Pays Off Water Loans

Friday October 17, 2014 With the October payment of $4,732.07, the Canton Borough Authority has completely paid off its USDA-RUS water loans, which were taken out in July 2008. A $790,000 loan was paid off in February 2010, a $525,000 loan in September of 2010, and the third loan, $2,420,000, was repaid this month, 75 months after the loan was taken out. Money from bulk water sales to gas drillers was used to pay off th...
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Saxophonist Dennis Gwizdala To Present Local Concerts

Friday October 17, 2014 Dennis Gwizdala, of Bay City Michigan, will present several concerts in the area, Saturday, October 25th and Sunday, October 26th. The Tri-County United Methodist Parish is sponsoring a pre-concert spaghetti dinner to be held at St. John's United Methodist Church, Grover, on Saturday, October 25th from 5:30 to 6:30 pm in the church social hall. The dinner will include spaghetti, salad, Itialian b...
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Calling All FFA Members Past and Present

Friday October 17, 2014 On October 18, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., the Troy Historical Society will be holding an open house at the Troy Sale Barn to honor all past and present FFA teachers from the area. At this open house, Samuel T. Davey will be added to our Founders List as one of the recipients of a $5,000 donation to help save the sale barn. Mr. Davey, who taught agriculture at Troy High School for 34 y...
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Final "People's Choice" Art Winners Announced

Friday October 17, 2014 The PA Apple & Cheese Festival's People’s Choice Winning entries as voted on by the general public. Again this is the general public’s choice as favorites in each category decided upon by tabulating all ballots which were cast at the show. The two adult winners received $50 each sponsored by Citizens and Northern Bank of Ralston, PA. The 4 teen and youth awards of $25 each were sp...
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Adrianus deJong

Friday October 17, 2014 Adrianus deJong, 81, of White House Station, NJ passed away at home on October 9, 2014. Known as “Ad” by family and friends, was born in the Netherlands on April 4, 1933. He was a son of the late Willem and Marie (Ammelrooy) deJong. Ad married the former Alie deBruin on May 11, 1956. He enjoyed his career working with Volkswagen. In early years, he and three partners owned Handy Motor...
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Van LeRae Jenkins, Sr.

Friday October 17, 2014 Van LeRae Jenkins, Sr., 78, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Veterans Hospital, Elsmere, DE. He was born in Grover, the son of the late Evan and Lula Bastion Jenkins. Mr. Jenkins attended Grover Elementary School for six years and then attended Canton High School. He served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He was a carpenter for Local 626, New Castle, retiring...
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Doris (Gray) Quattrini Kennedy

Friday October 17, 2014 Doris (Gray) Quattrini Kennedy was born May 2, 1928 in West Leroy where her parents ran a Country Store. There was such a snowstorm that day that the Doctor could not get there. Nettie Morley was the mid-wife. Doris was very active in her school starting in the graded school in Leroy, PA and graduating in 1946 from Canton High School in Canton, PA. She enjoyed being on the Queen Court, Drama and ...
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Willis L. Kittle

Friday October 17, 2014 Willis L. Kittle, 83, of Roseville, PA, passed away October 11, 2014 at Bradford County Manor. He was born June 8, 1931, in Cowley, the son of W. Ward & Lois Freelove Kittle. Bill was a retired farmer, excavator, and builder. He served Roseville Boro and and the Roseville Cemetery for several years. Bill is survived by his longtime companion, Donna Baker; two daughters, Debra Greenleaf of Sta...
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Albert J. 'A.J.' Lyon Jr.

Friday October 17, 2014 On the evening of Saturday, October 11th, 2014, Albert J. Lyon, Jr. of Canton passed away quietly at Bradford County Manor. He was 82 years of age. Born July 7th, 1932 in Woolwine, VA, he was the son of Albert J. Lyon, Sr., and Helen M. (Campbell) Lyon. The family moved here to be closer to other family members and settled on a farm in East Canton. A.J., as he was known, attended the LeRoy School...
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