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February 11, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Support Sought for Dayton family hit hard by tragedy

Dayton’s Kirk Sweeney was seldom happier than when packing up for a weekend camping trip with his wife, Michele, and the couple’s six children -- Nicholas, Kaitlyn, Tyler, Shawn, Lucas and Dylan Sweeney.  More...

News

Senior Centers

The Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging senior center schedule for next week is as follows:  More...

Pennsylvania news organizations agree to merge

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors and the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association have merged. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Friday to Armstrong County Jail:  • Brian Nicholas Cosgrove, 22, of Pine Road, New Bethlehem, on a parole violation.  • Tyler Lee Fleming, 18, address unknown, on a bench warrant for failure to appear. More...

Sports

Hoop Dreams

West Shamokin downs Homer-Center in Heritage Conference title game

In what has already been an eventful first year, in the the Heritage Conference, the West Shamokin girls basketball team put the icing on the cake by claiming the Heritage Conference title in the first ever championship game on Friday at the Kovalchi More...

Knoch battles past Hawks, 52-40

The Armstrong River Hawks boys basketball team experienced an emotional high on Tuesday night after beating Kiski Area at home to clinch the school’s first-ever playoff berth in the sport. More...

Armstrong defeats Indiana on senior night

Due to the winter weather the area experienced on Thursday, the Armstrong River Hawks girl’s basketball team had to move back their senior night game against Indiana to Friday. More...

Apollo man faces charge in alleged rape of child

An Apollo man was recently arrested on charges he allegedly raped a female of less than 13 years of age, according to a criminal complaint filed this week by Kiskiminetas Township Police Dept. Chief Jerrod A. More...

Faith-based outreach to promote message of awareness, prevention

It’s no coincidence that Armstrong County District Judge J. Gary DeComo decided that “Opioid Awareness Day,” an initiative of the Drugs Kill Dreams program, should take place Sunday.  More...

Obituaries

Raymond Allen Boarts

KITTANNING

Raymond Allen Boarts of Kittanning died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017.  He was born Feb. 22, 1935, to Paul L. More...

Mildred L. Varholla

KITTANNING

Mildred L. Varholla, 92, of Kittanning died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in ACMH Hospital.  She was born Oct. More...

Betty (Kallenborn) Wranich

COVINGTON, GEORGIA

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

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1945, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin concluded their conference in Yalta. More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 9-3 Night: 1-2  Pick 3 Day: 6-6-4 Night: 5-8-4  Pick 4 Day: 6-2-8-9 Night: 7-8-1-5  Pick 5 Day: 8-7-6-5-6 Night: 3-0-2-1-3  Treasure Hunt: 01-17-22-26-29   More...

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