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March 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Drugs Kill Dreams Jail Experience postponed

March registrations will carry over to April 11

The Drugs Kill Dreams Jail Experience that was originally scheduled for March 14 was postponed due to the threat of inclement weather.  The makeup date for those who registered for Tuesday’s postponed event is April 11.  More...

News

Leechburg Area School District eyes updates and repairs

Multi-year project could total $5.5 million

Updates to the Leechburg Area School District buildings over the course of the next several years could end up costing the district $5.5 million.  That was the estimate given to the district’s board of education by representatives of North More...

‘Pot of Gold’ talent show to showcase Lenape Elementary students

Lenape Elementary School’s Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) will play host to a talent show this week in order to showcase the students talents, as well as raise money for future field trips for the elementary school classes.  The talent More...

Tillerson shuns all but conservative website on Asia tour

WASHINGTON (AP) — A reporter from a conservative leaning website is the only media representative accompanying Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on his trip to Asia this week.  More...

Sports

Arrows collect ‘hat-trick’ in PAHL Championships

Yackmack. “I’ve had a group that was never an issue getting them to come to practice. They were always ready to go, and were always ready to learn the game of hockey. More...

Leechburg shocks Coudersport; prepares for OLSH in second round of PIAAs

In a season of firsts for the Leechburg girls basketball team, last Saturday’s PIAA first round playoff win over Coudersport proved to be the biggest and most unexpected of the bunch. More...

Panther’s end season to forget without postseason bid

We have no right to complain. The Penguins won the Stanley Cup last season and look as if they can repeat if they can keep 18 skaters healthy. The Steelers made it to the AFC championship game and are a Super Bowl contender most seasons. More...

Winter Storm Stella largely spares Armstrong County

Precipitation falls far short of projected NWS forecast

As Armstrong County residents awoke Tuesday morning, it was clear to see that Winter Storm Stella had missed most of the county. More...

Ford City man arrested for failure to comply with Megan’s Law

Preliminary hearing for Randy Adams is March 22

A registered sex offender living in Ford City faces alleged felony charges after he failed to properly disclose contact information.  More...

ASD approves personnel employment, retirement and transfers

Armstrong School District’s board of education recently approved a number of resignations, retirements, employment, and transfers regarding staff and personnel issues within the school district.  More...

Obituaries

Jean V. Smith

CLEVELAND, OKLAHOMA AND FORMERLY OF KITTANNING

Jean V. Smith, 87, of Cleveland, Oklahoma and formerly of Kittanning, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at her daughter’s home.  She was born April 2, 1929, in Apollo, to Charles and Nettie (Shoemaker) Stewart.  More...

Linda L. Moore

RURAL VALLEY

Linda L. Moore, 70, of Rural Valley died peacefully on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at her home and is now with her Lord and Savior.  She was born Oct. 31, 1946, in Kittanning, the daughter of George B. and Gladys (Rudolph) Hileman.  More...

Lorana Jane (Kirkbride) Hamilton

KITTANNING

Lorana Jane (Kirkbride) Hamilton, 74, of Kittanning died Thursday March 9, 2017, at her home with family.  She was born Oct. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 3-9 Night: 4-4  Pick 3 Day: 4-3-1 Night: 7-0-5  Pick 4 Day: 7-7-7-2 Night: 4-1-3-2  Pick 5 Day: 8-3-3-9-4 Night: 3-0-8-1-8  Treasure Hunt: 02-07-11-21-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

It’s important to take efforts to make sure our feathered friends avoid colliding with windows at our homes. When placing a birdbath or a bird feeder outside, keep it at least 30 feet away from windows. More...

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