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February 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD council receives request for ownership of Kittanning buildings

Armstrong School District’s board of education on Thursday discussed a formal request from Kittanning Borough regarding ownership of the former Kittanning Senior High School property and facilities.  More...

News

STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Lions/Leo Clubs name Students of the Month  The Worthington Lions Club and the Armstrong River Hawks Leo Club have announced the Armstrong Junior-Senior High School students of the month of January as Olivia Zanotti and William Chambers.  More...

New Zealanders race to save whales after 400 stranded

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — It was the sound of soft sighs and cries in the half-light that first struck Cheree Morrison, and then as the dawn broke she began to see the extent of the carnage — more than 400 whales had swum aground alo More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Thursday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Aleisha Susan Maines, 33, of Haggerty Lane, Shelocta, on a bench warrant - failure to comply, and probation violation;  * Tyler John Schraepfer, 29, of Kiski Avenue Exte More...

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1840, Britain’s Queen Victoria married Prince Albert.  In 1967, the 25th Amendment to the Constitution, establishing presidential succession, was ratified.   More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-8 Night: 4-8  Pick 3 Day: 9-9-6 Night: 4-5-1  Pick 4 Day: 6-7-2-7 Night: 7-1-7-1  Pick 5 Day: 7-4-3-1-1 Night: 4-9-4-7-7  Treasure Hunt: 08-14-20-23-27   More...

SUDOKU

Full Story

Leechburg Area student argues for full-time Lenape enrollment

Dallas Remaley went to the recent meeting of Leechburg Area School District’s board of education prepared to make her case to board members as to why she and other students who attend Lenape Technical School should be allowed to do so full time More...

Drugs Kill Dreams Opioid Alert Day approaches

Leaders aim to drive serious message home

Armstrong County Magisterial District Judge J. More...

Obituaries

Ruth (Johns) McCall

HARRISON TOWNSHIP

Ruth (Johns) McCall, 92, of Harrison Township passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, with her loving family at her side.  Ruth was born in Freeport, on April 13, 1924, a daughter of the late Sarah G. More...

Marcia J. Shanafelt

KITTANNING

Marcia J. Shanafelt, 77, of Kittanning passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at ACMH Hospital and went to be with her Lord and Savior.  Marcia was born June 7, 1939, in Kittanning to the late Charles and Flo (Troutman) Toy.  More...

Betty (Kallenborn) Wranich

COVINGTON, GA.

Betty (Kallenborn) Wranich, 86, left this earth on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at Riverside Health Care in Covington, Ga.  More...

Sports

Ice Cold Venom

Reichenbaugh, Yellowjackets torch Gateway on senior night

As the senior members of the Freeport hockey team were celebrated on Thursday, the team hoped to honor those members by stringing together a three-game win streak.  More...

Penguins blast Avalanche in one-sided affair

DENVER (AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored twice Thursday night while Sidney Crosby was held in check, and Matthew Murray made 27 saves as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-1.  Crosby remained stuck on 998 career points. More...

Ding-A-Lings have strong family ties; continues to benefit local athletes

For many of us, sports are a way of life. Whether we are an active participant in a sport or we just enjoy to be spectators. Sports are a way to bring people together and give a common ground to relate about. More...

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