Emlenton and Foxburg Borough and the City of Parker Inducted into the Pennsylvania Blueprint Communities Revitalization Initiative.

Representatives from local communities who attended the Blue Print Communities Ceremony in Harrisburg.

Joining efforts to revitalize their communities Emlenton, Foxburg and Parker were officially inducted as a regional community into the Pennsylvania Blueprint Communities in a ceremony held in the rotunda of the State Capital on Thursday, May 22, 2014, along with five other Pennsylvania communities.

Attention Kids: Ready for Summer FUN?


School nearing its end, but here is a great chance to continue to have fun with your friends and explore some new experiences. The Clarion County 4-H Program is offering a summer day camp series for any youth age 8-14. All are invited to join us for our summer adventures!
Each camp will take place at the listed locations and dates from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Campers will need to bring a packed lunch for each day of the camp.
3-2-1 Blast Off! Campers will explore the physics involved in the construction of rockets by building and launching their own rockets!

Emlenton Summer Festival News


Schedule, contact information and applications at: www.emlentonpa.com Summer Festival Events for Children so far are FREE thanks to our many sponsors & helpers. Just show up at least 30 minutes early to participate. For the Talent Show you need to pre-register; also there will be rehearsals prior to show night. Friday July 11th: Jr Fishing Derby 10am @ NORTH Shore Kahle’s Lake. The Emlenton’s Got Talent Show 7:00pm @ Crawford Center Auditorium. Street Dance 8pm @ Crawford Center Parking Lot. Saturday July 12th: The Scavenger Hunt 10:30am @ Hughes Park.

Progress Profiles - Shear Cheveux

Shear Cheveux, located at 425 Main St., Knox, PA.

In the mayor’s spotlight for the month of June 2014, I wish to feature another great Knox business up at 425 Main Street known to all as the Shear Cheveux.  This full service salon has been a favorite for not only locals, the people come from miles around to utilize the services offered at this salon, it’s been a staple of consistent service for decades. To quote the former Knox Mayor Jennifer Wesner: “It’s the best kept secret in Knox”.

Farmer's National Bank, Emlenton Office, Donates to Foxburg Free Library

L-R: Brenda Beikert, Library Director, accepts donation from Cindy Elder, Branch Manager of the Emlenton office.

Emlenton, Pennsylvania, May 30, 2014 –The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $500 to the Foxburg Free Library in support of their  annual fundraising campaign for 2014.
Accepting the donation on behalf of the Foxburg Free Library was Brenda Beikert, Library Director. Representing the Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Cindy Elder, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Emlenton office. 

Kahle Joins National Cheerleaders Assoc.

Sarah Kahle joins NCA as an instructor.

Sarah Kahle, soon-to-be 2014 graduate of Keystone High School and 4-year varsity cheerleader, trained this past weekend (May 30-June 1) for her new job with the prestigious National Cheerleaders Association (NCA).

Joint Hearing to Review State Police Emergency Towing Pilot Program

PA Towers along Interstate 80 corridor

On Wednesday May 14th in Harrisburg the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee and House Judiciary Committee held a joint public hearing in the capitol building this week to examine the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) Emergency Towing pilot program that began last fall in select western PA state counties. The intent of the PSP was to disengage the trooper on the scene and the Patrol control Officer (PCO) at the barracks from dispatch and coordination of the emergency towing providers by outsourcing to a third party service.

Annual Kaylor School Reunion Scheduled For Sunday, June 1st


On Sunday, June 1st, all former students of the old Kaylor School and guests are invited to attend the annual old fashioned school reunion.
Come reminisce and enjoy the history and stories of days gone by. The reunion will be held at the
Frogtown Community Center (formerly the Frogtown Wildlife Club, Frogtown-Kaylor Road. The reunion will be held from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

A-C Valley High School National Honor Society Inducts New Members

A-C Valley High School National Honor Society Inducts New Members

The Allegheny-Clarion Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society recently inducted 22 new members in the school’s chapter on May 15th, 2014. The induction ceremony was held in the Allegheny-Clarion Valley High School auditorium with the entire student body attending as well as the new inductees’ family members.  The new inductees and their families were treated to a social tea after the ceremony hosted by Mrs. Conto’s Home Economics Club in the school’s Large Group Instruction Room. Congratulations to all of the new National Honor Society Members.

25th and 26th JUDO GREATS Portraits Unveiled

L. to R: Sgt. Maj. E. L. Mayfield, Maisha Mayfield, James Takemori, Miki Takemori, Andor Jobb, & Lance Nading

Andor Jobb of Emlenton unveiled the 26th and 27th portraits in his JUDO GREATS SERIES at the USA Senior Judo Nationals in Reno on Saturday, May 3rd.

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