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Kittanning councilman offers response to documentary

Dr. Gerald Shuster reacts to ‘The Obama Years: The Power of Words’

“The Obama Years: The Power of Words” is a documentary that will be nationally released at 8 p.m. today on the Smithsonian Channel. More...

News

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Saturday and Sunday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Mark Richard Glover, 29, of East Main Street, Rural Valley, on driving under the influence;  More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong County 911 released the following summaries of recent incidents in the area:  More...

POLICE REPORT

The Pennsylvania State Police released reports on the following, recent incidents:  More...

Sports

Kurt Busch steals monster victory by winning Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Decked in Monster gear, chugging a tall boy of the energy drink as he was flanked by scantily clad models, Kurt Busch celebrated the biggest race win of his career.  It was Monster Madness!  More...

Armstrong sends nine bowlers to Western Regional Tournament

The Armstrong boys and girls bowling team continued their successful season on Wednesday and Thursday at the WPIBL Singles Championships by sending nine bowlers to the Western Pennsylvania Regional Championships that will be taking place on Mar. More...

Steelers’ need to address the lack of pass rush a priority in offseason

During a discussion about the potential need for taking a cornerback in the April draft, general manager Kevin Colbert made sure to note problems with coverage aren’t always in the back end of the defense.  More...

Richard G. Snyder YMCA to host strategic plan kickoff event

Monday’s meeting will detail strategy to fulfill community needs

Before Jack Clevesy formally took over as the executive director of the Richard G. Snyder YMCA in Kittanning Borough, he told the Leader Times, “It’s really our promise to strengthen that community. More...

Outing benefits the animals

Kittanning residents MacKenna Lewis, 11, (left) and Madelyn Smith, 4, gather near the gift basket table during Saturday’s bowling fundraising initiative for The Orphans of the Storm Animal Shel More...

Obituaries

Sally Platt

HIGH POINT, NC, FORMERLY OF KITTANNING

Sally Platt, 74, of High Point, NC, formerly of Kittanning, PA, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, from the devastating effects of cancer, following a short stay in hospice care.  Sally was married to Robert N. (Nick) Platt, for 47 years. More...

Jeane Roberts

PETERS TOWNSHIP, FORMERLY OF FORD CITY

Jeane Roberts, 92, of Peters Township (formerly of Ford City), died peacefully on Saturday, Feb. More...

Corey Thomas booth

KITTANNING

Corey Thomas Booth, 26, of Kittanning, went to be the Lord Wednesday, Dec. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-0 Night: 5-4  Pick 3 Day: 4-7-0 Night: 2-8-2  Pick 4 Day: 4-5-4-2 Night: 8-2-4-4  Pick 5 Day: 8-7-0-9-7 Night: 5-7-0-1-9  Treasure Hunt: 03-07-08-15-26   More...

TODAY'S ALMANAC

TODAY’S BIRTHDAYS: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), poet; Hugo Black (1886-1971), U.S.  More...

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