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January 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Ford City woman to travel to Dominican Republic on mission trip

From Haiti, to Romania and soon to the Dominican Republic, Becky Crissman has spent that last several years helping those in need.  In April, the Ford City resident will depart for the Dominican Republic on a mission trip. More...

News

McCausland announces candidacy for Magisterial District Judge

RURAL VALLEY – Kevin L. McCausland of Cowanshannock Township has announced that he will be seeking the Republican and Democratic nominations for the Armstrong County Magisterial District Judge (33-3- 04) in the May primary.  More...

POLICE REPORT

A theft of mail occurred on Jan. 12 at 11:41 a.m. along Lindenwood Drive in East Franklin Township when a known actor stole a mailed package from the front porch of a residence. The incident remains under investigation.  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed to the Armstrong County Jail on Friday and Saturday:  Kiley Sue Cousins, 18, of InTiphany Dawn Ohler, 31, of Cherry Run Road, Ford City, on a bench warrant - failure to appear.  Matthew Lawrence Cani, 41, of Fif More...

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1845, Congress passed an act designating that all national elections would be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-4 Night: 2-2  Pick 3 Day: 6-6-3 Night: 4-5-1  Pick 4 Day: 5-2-5-8 Night: 2-8-1-2  Pick 5 Day: 1-7-7-5-8 Night: 5-6-6-9-2  Treasure Hunt: 03-04-10-13-15   More...

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As older model cars lined the streets, downtown Kittanning was stripped of most things modern, including a newsstand covering up the Citizens Bank ATM all in preparation for the filming of Netflix se More...

Tensions run high at Salary Board meeting

Despite a lengthy debate over how much time is needed to review a meeting agenda and its contents, the Armstrong County Salary Board took action on 43 positions during Thursday’s meeting at the Courthouse Annex. More...

Search for missing man continues

Family members of Corey Thomas Booth are still concerned about the 26-yearold missing Kittanning man who has not been seen for over a month and a half.  Booth was last seen on Dec. More...

Obituaries

Sydney Elisabeth Brison

OF FORD CLIFF

Sydney Elisabeth Brison, 10, of Ford Cliff, died Jan. 21, 2017 at Children’s Hospital – Pittsburgh.  She was born May 8, 2006, in Butler, to her parents John H. Brison, and Angela E. More...

Sheryl J. Shea

OF MANORVILLE

Sheryl J. Shea, 66, of Manorville, passed away peacefully on Saturday January 21, 2017 at Armstrong Co. Memorial Hospital.  She was born on Jan. More...

Wendell Dean Marsh

OF DAYTON

Wendell Dean Marsh, 79, of Dayton, passed away on January 21, 2017 at his residence.  He was born on June 4, 1937 to James and Mary (Maharg) Marsh in Penn Twp., Butler Co. More...

Sports

Marquee match-up of the week

The Freeport Yellowjackets are in prime position to take over control of the WPIAL Class 4A Section 1, but a tough test awaits them on Wednesday as they will travel route 28 to face nearby neighbor, Armstrong.  More...

End of the Road

Brady and Patriots advance to Super Bowl 51 with convincing 36-17 win over Steelers

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl.  More...

Sheary, Crosby lead Pens past Boston

Pittsburgh scores two goals in final period to down Bruins, 5-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Conor Sheary is in the midst of a career-best stretch — and he enjoyed another big game against his hometown team.  The Pittsburgh forward scored two goals, Sidney Crosby added his league-leading 28th and the Pengui More...

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