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September 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Lenape Joint Operating Committee approves monthly measures

The Lenape Joint Operating Committee (JOC) this week held its monthly meeting, during which its members approved monthly bills, personnel matters and accepted donations.  Bills were approved as the following for payments as of Aug. More...

News

Pennsylvania county sues drug companies amid opioid crisis

MEDIA, Pa. More...

JAIL REPORT

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Kittanning Township Fire Department, Rayburn Township Fire Department, Rural Valley Fire Co., and Elderton District Fire Co. responded to an automatic fire alarm at 2:27 p.m. More...

911 CALLS

The following were committed Wednesday and Thursday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Luke Andrew Blackham, 25, of Pittsburgh Road, Valencia. More...

Sports

Movin’ on up

Riley Finken (left) stands next to his instructor, Master David Crawford after achieving the rank of 1st Degree Black Belt on Tuesday. More...

Armstrong volleyball falls at home to Oakland Catholic, 3-2

The Armstrong River Hawks volleyball team has been dominant on its home court, but on Thursday evening fell in a hard-fought five-set match against arch-rival Oakland Catholic, 3-2.  More...

Local Scores

GOLF  Buffalo Golf Club, Back Nine, Par 36 Freeport 209, Valley 295   Freeport:  Morgan Penn 35 David Gaspersic 37  Dominic Kurn 42  John Zurisko 47  Ryan Jacko 48  Valley:  Jay Jackson 44  More...

Kittanning man charged with allegedly attempting to stab another man

The alleged incident was committed in front of the alleged victim’s family

Stephen C. Bruner Jr., 27, of Kittanning, is charged with allegedly attempting to stab another man during an alleged incident on Sept. More...

County commissioners play host to penultimate town hall for the year

Board discusses issues at West Shamokin Junior-Senior High School

Armstrong County’s board of commissioners discussed the sale of the health center, economic development and issues facing municipalities at the third of four town hall meetings being held this month.  While last week’s town hall in L More...

Borough police: Kittanning man charged with alleged rape and aggravated assault

Incident reportedly stemmed from altercation regarding a missing coat, according to criminal complaint

Jeremy M. Carr, 27, of Kittanning, is charged with allegedly raping and assaulting an individual multiple times on Sept. More...

Obituaries

Frank J. ‘Lammie’ Szymanski Jr.

FORD CITY

Frank J. “Lammie” Szymanski Jr., 92, of Ford City, died Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at Allegheny General Hospital.  He was born Feb. 3, 1925, the son of the late Frank “Rastus” and Josephine (Szul) Szymanski.  More...

Dewey G. ‘Bill’ Buzzard, Sr.

TEMPLETON

Dewey G. “Bill” Buzzard, Sr., 90, of Templeton, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at his residence.  He was born Aug. More...

Joshua Blacksmith

PLUM BOROUGH

Joshua Blacksmith, 22, of Plum Borough, passed away, on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, following a lifelong battle with several medical problems, global delays, and renal failure. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-4 Night: 8-5  Pick 3 Day: 4-9-7 Night: 6-5-3  Pick 4 Day: 3-0-8-3 Night: 1-9-0-1  Pick 5 Day: 4-3-7-7-0 Night: 5-3-4-0-1  Treasure Hunt: 12-15-18-21-22   More...

Do Just One Thing

It’s believed that around 20 to 30 percent of the trash thrown out of a typical home is food waste. Composting is one of the best things you can do to cut down on waste (and create some beneficial mulch for your yard and gardens). More...

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