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Grace Christian School to host American Girl Victorian Tea Party

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Jeffrey C. Astbury named Fellow of the American College of Cardiology

Jeffrey C. Astbury of Butler/Pittsburgh area has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC), in recognition of his professional achievement and commitment to quality cardiovascular care.  More...

Photo

An area family recently met for a five-generation photograph, including (front, from left) great-grandfather Thomas Zak Jr. More...

Film production brings proceeds to borough, council says

Kittanning Borough Council on Monday recognized that the January’s filming of the original NetFlix production MindHunter brought in $5,000 to the municipality’s general fund.  “There were lines at Subway. More...

Sports

Wolves besiege Bobcats with offensive explosion

West Shamokin defeats Blairsville in Heritage Conference Semifinals to face Homer-Center in finals

As the spring like temperatures rose in the area on Monday, the heat rose in the West Shamokin Area High School Gym as the Lady Wolves hosted Blairsville in the semi-finals of the Heritage Athletic Conference Playoffs. West Shamokin, who was the No. More...

Mustangs bombard River Hawks

Plum downs Armstrong to eliminate Hawks from playoff contention

Questionable calls, defined by the overwhelming difference in foul shot attempts, coupled with a key injury to Kenzie Lasher spelled doom for the Armstrong River Hawks on Monday in a critical section mach-up against the Plum Mustangs. More...

Pitt’s Pat Narduzzi sets high expectations for 2017 class

Pat Narduzzi is adamant that star rankings from recruiting websites don’t determine a player’s worth. At the same time, he refused to avoid high-profile competitions for the prospects he wanted when it came to the class of 2017.  More...

Tractor Supply helps local school plan ‘learning garden’

As new courtyard gardens and greenhouses blossom on many local school campuses, the Worthington-based Evangelical Lutheran Church Nursery School is the latest school in the area focusing on agricultural education.  More...

Change proposed to West Kittanning pavement ordinance

West Kittanning Borough Council continued discussions on an ordinance that would require contractors who are doing pavement work to keep streets and driveways at the existing height.  Currently, contractors are usually paving over the existing p More...

Missing Blairsville boy found

The missing Blairsville boy, Zachary Alan Liscsak, was located and found unharmed over the weekend.   Liscsak left his residents on the 1900 block of Route 119 Highway South in Burrell Township in Indiana, and failed to returned home on Jan. More...

Obituaries

John G. Wolfe

GIRTY

John G. Wolfe, 79, of Girty passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, after a long battle with heart disease.  He was born Feb. More...

Elizabeth Marie Jamison Buehrer

BROOKVILLE

Elizabeth Marie Jamison Buehrer, 21, of Madison Avenue, Brookville, died on Sunday, Feb. More...

Alice E. (Bopp) Swartz

EAST VANDERGRIFT

Alice E. (Bopp) Swartz, 78, of East Vandergrift passed away on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at West Haven Nursing Home in Washington Township.  A daughter of the late Ralph Bopp and Roselle (Deemer) Bopp, she was born Dec. More...

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1904, the Great Fire of Baltimore began, resulting in the destruction of more than 1,500 buildings in 30 hours.  In 1917, a German U-boat sank the British ship California off the Irish coast.   More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-2 Night: 2-7  Pick 3 Day: 9-8-9 Night: 7-8-5  Pick 4 Day: 7-6-4-8 Night: 5-8-2-3  Pick 5 Day: 3-9-1-9-4 Night: 8-2-1-2-8  Treasure Hunt: 05-07-14-16-24   More...

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