News Update for Sat., Oct. 11, 2014

Jeff Smith named as new director at St. Susan's Center...

The new director of the St. Susan's Center in downtown Jamestown has officially been named... and, has been receiving on-the job training as he prepares to take over the reins November 1st.  The board of directors at St. Susan's announced late Friday afternoon that Jeffrey Smith... a local native who's lived in Florida the past 13 years... will replace Sue Colwell... who is retiring at the end of the month.  St. Susan's Board President Chuck Holder says they're "very excited to begin the next era of the St. Susan's Center with Jeff at the helm.  Jeff is a community-minded and compassionate leader who can build on our current strengths to move the center to new levels of effectiveness."

High School FB, MG/CL wins, Ike loses...

In a game heard here on WJTN last night... running back Ryan Miller took charge in the second-half... leading Maple Grove/Chautauqua Lake to a 32-to-8 win over host Southwestern.  The Thunderbirds remain undefeated, thanks in large part to Miller's 257 yards rushing.  They have also taken home-field advantage for Class C-South for the Section 6 Play-offs.


ON sister station 103-point-1 "The Fox" last night... Eisenhower fell to Sharpsville last night, 41-to-7.  The Knights lone touchdown came on a 61 yard pass from Jarrett Johnson to Louie Head late in the game.


TODAY... We'll have the Jamestown Red Raiders home game against Clarence this afternoon from Strider Field at 2 PM.  Jamestown is 4-and-1 going into the contest... but, is 3-and-0 in Class-AA South.  Join our Jason Sample and Coach Bill Race for the play-by-play here on WJTN... and, SE-93 FM.