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March 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society fundraiser is a success

Submitted Gilpin native Ian Coyle gathers with attendees of the “Small Town. More...

Divine Redeemer to showcase ‘Discovery Zone’ to public

Grand opening event to take place March 24

As part of its forward educational teaching and futuristic technological opportunities, Divine Redeemer Catholic School (DRS) is planning for the grand opening of its MakerSpace “Discovery Zone.” More...

News

GLIMPSE INTO THE PAST

Terry Brocious of Dayton submitted this photograph of the Pittsburg & Shawmut Railroad Station in Kittanning circa 1910- 1920. More...

Nighttime work rescheduled as part of Route 422 Wray Plan

Project set for Kittanning and Manor townships in county

Nighttime, flagger-controlled, single lane restrictions planned for next week for the State Route 422 Wray Road project in Kittanning and Manor townships in Armstrong County have been rescheduled for the week of March 27, according to a press release More...

JAIL

The following individuals were committed this weekend to Armstrong County Jail:  * Darrell James Smith, 27, no address listed, on violation of probation/parole;  * Hannah Rose Smith, 64, of Kittanning, on violation of probation/parole; &nbs More...

Sports

Hungry for More

Lady Wolves just two wins from state title after thrilling victory over Neshannock

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word “team” as “a number of persons associated together in work or activity: such as a group on one side (as in a sport or a debate)” and as its remarkable season continues, the West More...

Arrows 16U claims state title, advances to nationals for second straight season

A season after reaching the championship game of the USA Hockey National Championships in New Jersey, the Armstrong Arrows 16U team has a chance to repeat that performance and possibly exceed the results they achieved in 2016.  More...

Penn State, Nolf dominate for 6th NCAA wrestling title in 7 years

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Penn State’s NCAA wrestling tournament began with a major loss. The Nittany Lions did almost nothing but win after that. More...

County district attorney race is first featuring only females

Dueling ADAs prepare for May 16 municipal primary election

Armstrong County’s electorate this year will choose its first female district attorney. More...

Latest ‘Let’s Take Back Our Community’ event is Wednesday

Armstrong County law enforcement leaders to stress drug awareness

It’s no secret that Armstrong County has been affected by the current drug epidemic that is sweeping the nation, according to Frank Pitzer, the county’s interim chief county detective.  More...

Ford City native named one of ‘Pittsburgh’s 50 Finest’

Travis Crotallo aims to raise $15,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Travis Crotallo has seen people in his life suffer from cystic fibrosis – including his close friend from high school.  The 24-year-old Ford City native now has an opportunity to help contribute to a charity helping fund research to find a More...

Obituaries

Marcia Lee (Tolliver) Adams

FORD CITY

Marcia Lee (Tolliver) Adams, 59, of Ford City passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017, at Forbes Regional Hospital in Monroeville.  She was born June 30, 1957, in Kittanning, Pennsylvania to Frank J. Tolliver Sr. and Gloria (Russell) Tolliver. More...

Mary Marie [(Adams) (Rearick)] Mateer

INDIANA, PA.

Psalm 147:3  He heals the brokenhearted, and binds up their wounds  Mary Marie [(Adams) (Rearick)] Mateer has fought a good fight, finished her course, run the race, and kept the faith; and on March 17, 2017, she received her reward passing More...

James Ruffner

KITTANNING

James Ruffner, 75, of Kittanning, passed away Friday March 17, 2017 at Butler Memorial Hospital. He was born January 5, 1942 in Freeport to the late Gail and Agnes (Easley) Ruffner. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War from 1961-1966. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-4 Night: 3-4  Pick 3 Day: 6-4-2 Night: 7-4-7  Pick 4 Day: 2-5-3-8 Night: 5-4-0-1  Pick 5 Day: 4-5-0-1-2 Night: 2-5-9-2-2  Treasure Hunt: 01-05-22-25-28   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you’re replacing your roof or building a new home, it’s an excellent time to consider having your home analyzed for solar power. More...

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