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September 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

A-R meets Star Wars at tailgating event

Apollo-Ridge School District (ARSD) Director of Special Programs Chris Clark poses with two members of a local chapter of the international Star Wars based fan organization 501st Legion, during a &ls More...

News

JAIL REPORT

The following individual was recently committed to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Justin Nathaniel Huth, 38, on charges of use/possession of drug paraphernalia, intentional possession of a controlled substance by person not registered, and manufa More...

Senior center news

The Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging senior center schedule for next week is as follows:  More...

Elderton High School Class of 1968 meets for its 50-year class reunion

The Elderton High School Class of 1968 recently met for its 50-year class reunion at the Allegheny Grille in Foxburg.  After the meal, the group spent time reminiscing. More...

Sports

Mars routs Armstrong, 42-15

River Hawks unable to slow down Planets’ aerial attack, fall to 3-2 on the year with lopsided loss

Before the rain, wind and lighting blew into the Mars Athletic Complex, the Fightin’ Planets had already blown through the Armstrong secondary numerous times.  More...

As AB Turns; Brown says he’s upset Steelers are losing

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The chorus of “The Storm Is Over” by gospel singer Kirk Franklin played as Antonio Brown approached his locker on Thursday, an intentionally apt choice by Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker/DJ Vince Williams to address More...

Brewers use home run barrage to gain ground in NL Central

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Travis Shaw, Mike Moustakas and Erik Kratz homered during a six-run sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied for a 7-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night and gained ground in the NL Central race.  More...

Trial date set for Melanie Sue Snyder for alleged murder of her husband

Manor Township woman is charged with criminal homicide in death of the late Thomas L. Snyder

Following months of delays, a trial date has been set for Melanie Sue Snyder, 42, of Manor Township.  Jury selection for her trial will begin on Nov. 5, with her trial set to begin Nov. More...

Regionally-based Congressional candidates gather for luncheon

Six candidates from three races speak at Friday’s forum

On Nov. More...

Local beekeepers club prepares for monthly meeting

Organization to hear of local man’s apiary-related travels to Europe

The Beekeepers of A.B.C.I. (Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, and Indiana counties) will play host to its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Sept. 25, during which the organization’s members will be welcoming local Apollo beekeeper Jerry Repasky.   More...

Obituaries

Sarah Kathleen Slovinsky

Beyer

Sarah Kathleen Slovinsky, 34, of Beyer, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Rayne Township, Indiana County, due to a tragic bus accident.  She was born on May 1, 1984, to David, Sr. and Shirley (Gbur) Sepesy in Youngstown, Ohio.  More...

Gerald A. Cunningham

McGrann

Gerald A. Cunningham,78, of McGrann, died on Thursday, Sept. More...

Doris R. Collar,

Sherrett

Doris R. Collar, 97, of Sherrett, died on Thursday Sept. 20, 2018, in Chicora Medical Center.  She was born on Aug. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-7 Night: 8-2  Pick 3 Day: 7-9-6 Night: 3-0-7  Pick 4 Day: 9-3-2-8 Night: 4-6-7-7  Pick 5 Day: 7-3-3-0-2 Night: 2-9-9-6-4  Treasure Hunt: 03-04-10-19-26   More...

Do Just One Thing

Do you think recycling at home is confusing, especially when you’re breaking down packaging that’s a mix of paperboard, plastic, metal and other materials? More...

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