St. Patrick's Day concert to kick off ARCA season

Carnival of Souls members include, from left, Daryl Hartman, Joshua Lowry, Kelly Lowry, Jonathan Shegog, Caitlin Lowry Shegog, Roy Abbott and Brian Lowry. Not pictured is member Benjamin Lowry. (Contributed photo)

FOXBURG - The Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts will host a St. Patrick's Day program featuring Carnival of Souls at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 13.

For ARCA, a nonprofit organization that states a goal of providing "stimulating and enriching professional arts and education programs," the spring concert marks the reopening of its Lincoln Hall performance venue in Foxburg after COVID-19 shutdowns put a halt to performances in November.


Butler Health System on Monday reported Clarion Hospital had collected 12,862 specimens for COVID-19 testing through Sunday, including 10,880 tests at the hospital's outdoor collection site. A total of 2,062 tests were positive for the virus.

Oil City TOPS - Eleven TOPS and seven KOPS attended last week's meeting of Oil City TOPS Chapter 0977.

Community members who are interested in supporting the Strengthening Families Program can contribute door prizes, sponsor a family or hand out flyers. Transportation and child care for children younger than age 10 is provided.

An earlier article regarding the virtual public meeting plans for roadwork along Dolby Street in Clarion County misstated that 50 properties would be displaced as part of the project.

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Butler Health System reported Clarion Hospital had collected 12,837 specimens for COVID-19 testing through Thursday, including 10,864 tests at the hospital's outdoor collection site. A total of 2,058 tests were positive for the virus. The hospital has two confirmed COVID-19 in-patients, both…

The street departments of Franklin and Oil City will sweep streets next week in the following areas:

PennDOT invites public comment and questions by accessing, and then clicking on the "Public Meetings/Studies" link under the "District Links" heading, click the "Clarion County" box, and then choose "PA 68 Dolby Street to Trout Run Project "tile.

Clarion Garden Club - Members of the Garden Club of Clarion County met Tuesday at Sons of Italy in East Brady.

CLARION - Clarion Borough Council is committed to opening the public pool along Liberty Street this summer, even though the Clarion County YMCA will not manage operation of the facility.