Man Arrested After Long Chase in Erie County
Authorities report that Joseph Eugene Swanson was arrested after leading State Troopers and police from the city of Corry on a high speed chase through Erie County. Swanson was allegedly fleeing in an attempt to avoid a traffic ticket and lead pursuers through Concord Township, Union City, Le Boeuf Township, Waterford, and McKean. He was finally stopped by State Troopers who performed a PIT maneuver in Summit Township.
Strong Women Program returns for 2019
Penn State Extension
Penn State Extension’s Strong Women program is a strength training course for women of all ages being held from January to March of 2019. Classes will be twice weekly at Christ Evangelical Free Church in Saegertown and cost $90 for 12 weeks. For more information or to register in advance call (877)345-0691.
PA Supreme Court: Using Drugs During Pregnancy Not Abuse
Pennsylvania’s State Supreme Court made a ruling this weekend that mothers of children born with drug addictions can not be charged with child abuse. The judges acknowledged that drug use during pregnancy is a bad thing but ruled that Pennsylvania law does not cover the unborn in it’s child abuse statutes.