Greenville Man Dies in Truck vs Tree Crash
Hadley – A single vehicle crash killed a man in Mercer County on Monday. Joseph Kerekes (42) of Greenville was driving a Ford F-150 XLT on Scofield Road in Sandy Creek Township when, according to witnesses, his vehicle drifted off the road while making a turn and collided with a utility pole. Joseph’s truck sheared the utility pole in half and then hit a tree before catching on fire; a deputy coroner declared him dead at the scene.
Thornton Award Nominations Underway
Meadville – The City of Meadville’s Beautification Committee is accepting applications for the Thornton Award. The Thornton Award is named in honor of Homer Thornton, a landscape architect who was dedicated to making Meadville the beautiful and welcoming city it is today; he helped with the construction of many of Meadville’s Parks. The Thornton Award recognizes properties within Meadville City limits that have made major beautification improvements. Applications can be picked up at the Meadville City Building on Diamond Park or found at this URL.