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July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Boggs Township man accused of stabbing found by police

Edward D. Wilson allegedly assaults 34-year-old Ford City man

Armstrong County District Attorney Katie Charlton said Wednesday that she is very pleased with the hard work and efforts of the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) troopers who arrested Edward D. More...

Fire in Burrell Township destroys garage, no injuries

Emergency crews responded to reports of a garage fire at approximately 3 p.m. Wednesday at 262 Polka Hollow Road in Burrell Township. More...


Manor Township board of supervisors vote upon revisions to one of municipality’s ordinances

Elected governmental body opts to endorse changes to vegetative growth law

Manor Township’s board of supervisors on Wednesday voted unanimously to pass changes to the municipality’s vegetative growth ordinance during its regular work session meeting.  Supervisor and board Chairman Donald “Don” P More...

Apollo Borough holds special meeting for personnel matters

Longtime public works manager terminated from position

Apollo Borough Council this week held a special meeting, which was open to the public, for the purpose of personnel matters, during which long-time public works manager Eric Andring was terminated from his position. More...


Arts on the Allegheny recently received a $10,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development for use in 2018 to help finance this year’s summer concert series held at the John P. More...

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-9 Night: 6-5  Pick 3 Day: 6-3-8 Night: 0-0-7  Pick 4 Day: 9-6-6-6 Night: 5-3-1-1  Pick 5 Day: 6-3-4-5-3 Night: 2-8-6-4-0  Treasure Hunt: 11-13-16-22-24   More...


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Judge denies attorney’s request to reinstate Michael Diebold’s bond

With court order, the suspended-without-pay  Leechburg Borough police chief will remain in prison through trial   A Westmoreland County judge declined to reinstate Michael Diebold’s bond, and he will remain in jail until the conclusio More...

Local law enforcement teaches children safety

Manor Township Police Department Chief Eric Petrosky (left) and Ford City Police Department Det. More...

Va. man to face trial for assault, stealing vehicle

Brandon Scott Wade led sheriff on high speed chase, police say

A Virginia man accused of stealing a vehicle after assaulting its driver, and then leading the sheriff on a chase, will head to trial on numerous charges.  Brandon Scott Wade, 26, of Norfolk, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Wednesda More...


MaryAnn Wright


MaryAnn Wright, 96, of Kittanning, Pa., passed away Monday, July 16, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family.  She was born June 21, 1922, in Painterstown, Ford Cliff, Pa., to Charles R. and Mary E. More...


Making Waves

Belmont Aquatics Club caps summer with 8u “Lolipops” three-peat, 3rd place overall

The Belmont Aquatics Club competed in the summer championships of the A-K Valley Swim League this past weekend in Vandergrift and the local group of swimmers came home with some serious hardware after an impressive showing in the water.  More...

Done deal: Leonard goes to Raptors, DeRozan goes to Spurs

The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is finally over. So is DeMar DeRozan’s time in Toronto.  More...

Freeport International Tournament Continues

Armstrong Central’s Eli Wiles takes a cut during the second of the Cougars’ two games on Wednesday in the Freeport International Baseball Invitational. More...

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