Arcade councilman dies in tractor-trailer crash

An Arcade town councilman has died in a tractor trailer crash in Carrollton.
51 year old Barry Ashworth crashed into a eitch off route 417 Thursday.
The crash is still under investigation.
Ashworth was just relected as councilman in Arcade, in Wyoming County in November.
The funeral is today at the Hope Lutheran Church Arcade. Memorials may be made to the Casey Stangel Youth Baseball League,
—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————Area libraries are getting nearly $400 thousand dollars from the state to help renovate.
Libraries in Cattaraugus and Allegany counties were awarded funding through the New York State Library Construction Fund
In PORTVILLE, they’re trying to restore the library to how it looked back when it was builty in the 1840s.
The richburg library got $124,500 to renovate the library and that was the largest allocation.
They’ll work on making the library accessible to people with disabilities.