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June 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

During traffic stop, police discover Worthington man wanted in Oklahoma

Mark Petering wrote $50K to $60K worth of bad checks

State police arrested a Worthington man they say is wanted in the state of Oklahoma on numerous felony and misdemeanor charges.  More...

Apollo ministry to play host to community-wide free event this weekend

Kingdom Come Ministries to provide meals, resources for community

Faith. Food. Family. Fun.  These are the community minded aspects that Kingdom Come Ministries (KCM) is hoping to provide to the local Apollo community this upcoming weekend.  More...

News

Apollo-Ridge bids ‘tschüss’ to German exchange student

District receives Global Education Award for playing host to Brikena Krasniqi

The Apollo-Ridge School District (ARSD) recently received the Global Education Award from the Education Foundation of High School Exchange Year’s Organization.  The award was presented to the school due to their dedication to the Educatio More...

Suspended police officer found guilty in fatal DUI crash

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A northwestern Pennsylvania police officer has convicted on all charges including vehicular homicide while driving under the influence in a fatal off-duty crash last year.  More...

Pennsylvania budget plan includes more for schools, safety

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Details of a $32.7 billion state budget package began emerging Tuesday, as top Republican lawmakers prepared an election-year plan they negotiated behind closed doors with Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf.  More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-8 Night: 8-1  Pick 3 Day: 8-8-6 Night: 3-1-5  Pick 4 Day: 8-5-7-3 Night: 7-1-9-3  Pick 5 Day: 2-4-1-2-4 Night: 1-4-8-8-3  Treasure Hunt: 01-09-20-26-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

Many people keep sticks of butter at room temperature, so the butter is easily spreadable at a moment’s notice. But over time, the oils in butter can go rancid. More...

Leechburg animal ordinance vetoed by borough’s mayor

Council fails to adequately overturn the act, thus rendering the proposed law null and void

Destiney Griffith said she felt, “completely heartbroken,” upon hearing the news Tuesday that a new animal ordinance in Leechburg, which was passed by borough council in May, was declared null and void due to a veto by borough Mayor Wayne Dobos that More...

Red Sox win Armstrong Little League title

Players and coaches of the Red Sox 9/10 year-old championship team celebrated their Armstrong Little League title on the mound on Monday. The Red Sox defeated the Braves in the title game. More...

Apollo Borough nurse accused of defrauding client

Cathy Lynne Mack said to have taken beach vacation at her charge’s expense

Cathy Lynne Mack got her “beach fix,” but the fraudulent credit card she charged thousands to in order to take her vacation has led to a litany of felony charges against her.  Mack, 53, of Apollo Borough, was a home care nurse workin More...

Obituaries

Dorothy Mae Slagle

Cowanshannock Township

Dorothy Mae Slagle, 92, of Cowanshannock Township, completed her pilgrimage here on earth to enter her eternal home in heaven on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at the VNA Inpatient Hospice facility in Butler, Pa.  She was born on November 16, 1925. More...

Sports

Braves come in 2nd in the Armstrong Little League’s 9/10 year-old division to Red Sox

Players and coaches of the Braves 9/10 year-old runner-up team celebrated their terrific season in the first year of participation in the Armstrong Little League. More...

Doug Flanders takes on head role for Armstrong softball program

During Monday’s Armstrong School District board meeting, the district approved the hiring of former Armstrong varsity softball assistant coach Doug Flanders as the new head coach effective immediately.  More...

Senior Games continue with bowling portion of the event’s festivities

All of the lanes were filled at King Lanes in Kittanning on Tuesday for the bowling portion of the Armstrong County Senior games. More...

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