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April 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Shannock Hardware has new owners in Rural Valley

Elderton couple carries on at century-plus-old site

An Elderton couple spoke with pride recently regarding their decision to carry on the legacy of Shannock Hardware -- a Rural Valley site harboring more than a century of history. More...

News

Apollo Borough passes motions with respect to liability issues

Unique, controlled burn request comes under consideration

During this week’s Apollo Borough Council meeting, members heard out two instances of public comment requests, which members considered while also making careful stipulations to the motions in order to cover any liability issues on behalf of th More...

Toomey says he’d back Senate rule change to confirm Gorsuch

CAMP HILL, Pa. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Friday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Matthew David Carlson, 28, of South Fourth Street, Apollo, on a bench warrant - failure to comply.  * Richard Lewis Cunningham, 51, of South Jefferson Street, Kittanning, More...

Sports

History, Heritage and Fundamentals: Lenape PTO hosts Mother-Son Baseball Night at Armstrong Junior- Senior High School

The age-old picture in the minds of many people who have grown up in and around the game of baseball is one of a son playing catch with his father in the backyard of the family home. More...

Crosby leads Penguins to 4-3 win over Rangers in shootout

NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Crosby came through to help the Pittsburgh Penguins pull out another close win.  The Penguins’ captain scored a goal and an assist in regulation and then got the clinching tally in the shootout to help Pittsbur More...

Final Four matchups that could make the difference

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Exploiting matchups is the key to winning any basketball game. More...

Kittanning man faces charges in alleged gunfire incident

Preliminary hearing for Richard Lewis Cunningham, 51, is April 5

A Kittanning man faces alleged charges of disorderly conduct and recklessly endangering another person stemming from an incident that occurred March 30.  A preliminary hearing for Richard Lewis Cunningham, 51, is scheduled for 9 a.m. More...

Mr. River Hawk reigns supreme

Senior Xavier Graham (left) won the title of “Mr. River Hawk” at the inaugural Armstrong High School Mr. River Hawk talent show Thursday evening. More...

Multiple agencies partner for annual tree sale

Event to occur at 11 a.m. April 4

Local government officials and organizational leaders will gather next week in conjunction with Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service in the Natural Resources Technology department at Lenape Technical School through an Arbor Day progr More...

Obituaries

Eleanor Doverspike

BOYNTON BEACH, FLA., FORMERLY OF DAYTON

Eleanor Doverspike, 89, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. A daughter of the late H.W. Enterline and Grace Miller Enterline, she was born Jan. 2, 1928, in Girard, Ohio. Mrs. More...

Christine E. Bruner

COWANSVILLE

Christine E. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-9 Night: 8-9 Pick 3 Day: 4-3-9 Night: 1-7-8 Pick 4 Day: 3-9-0-7 Night: 4-7-4-7 Pick 5 Day: 2-6-3-9-5 Night: 6-0-8-2-4 Treasure Hunt: 01-05-13-19-27 More...

Do Just One Thing

If you run or go for long-distance walks, you can turn your workout into a fundraiser for the charity of your choice. The app CharityMiles tracks how many miles you run or walk in a workout. More...

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