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April 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Child rape trial to begin for local man

A Templeton male on Monday will face charges including child rape before Armstrong County Court of Common Pleas Senior Judge Kenneth G. Valasek.  A trail will begin at 8:30 a.m. More...

Blossoms in spring bloom

Two cherry blossom trees responded in kind Sunday to the mild weather along the northbound lane of South Water Street in Kittanning Borough. More...

News

POLICE REPORT

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

911 CALLS

Armstrong County 911 released the following reports on recent incidents: * Leechburg and Gilpin volunteer fire departments responded at 8:50 a.m. April 8 to an unspecified incident requiring rescue at 59 Graham Ave. in Leechburg Borough; More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday to the Armstrong County Jail: • Matthew Earl Reddinger, 34, on charges of stalking and burglary. Bond was set at $10,000 More...

Sports

River Hawks continue winning ways with 4-2 win over Fox Chapel

The Armstrong River Hawks evened their record by notching a key victory with a 4-2 defeat of Fox Chapel on Saturday.  After a walk-off victory against the North Hills Indians on Wednesday, the River Hawks continued to build off of the momentous More...

Arrows fall short in semifinal round of National tournament

The Armstrong Arrows traveled to Frisco, Texas for the USA Hockey 16U National Championships with a clear goal in front of them, to bring home the title that eluded them a year ago when the team lost in the Finals. More...

Marte’s walk-off homer leads Pirates by Braves 6-5

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Starling Marte’s talent is without question. So is his often erratic attention to detail. In a few hours Sunday, the Pittsburgh Pirates centerfielder put the full spectrum on display.  More...

Three candidates are on the ballot for ASD school board

Tracy Bowser, Timothy Scaife and Douglas Smith conduct campaigns

Three candidates are running for election to council member positions on the Armstrong School District (ASD) board of education in the upcoming, May 16 primary election.  There is one seat open in Region I, one seat open in Region II, and two se More...

Trial for accused multi-incident thief starts today

Beverly Kaye Steffey, 63, of Kittanning to appear in courtroom 1

The trial for a Kittanning woman facing charges of allegedly stealing from three area entities will start Monday within the Armstrong County Court of Common Pleas.  The proceedings for Beverly Kaye Steffey, 63, will start at 8:30 a.m. More...

Planning a getaway?

For someone who has a passion to travel and planning, being a travel agent sounds like a logical plan, but Lonny Kronen instead started out working at Kevin’s Quality Meats.  Kronen was able to start her own travel agency, Lonny’s Ex More...

Obituaries

Mark A. Campbell

KITTANNING

Mark A. Campbell, 61, of Kittanning, died Saturday, April 8, 2017, at his home.  He was born Feb. 9, 1956, in Kittanning to the late Wayne and Vivian (Kirkwood) Campbell.  He was a retired Deputy Warden at the Armstrong County Jail.  More...

Ronald Wayne Hawkins

KITTANNING

Ronald Wayne Hawkins, 79, of Kittanning died Sunday, April 9, 2017, at Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.  He was born Feb. More...

Richard Falchetti

KITTANNING

Richard Falchetti, 87, of Kittanning died Saturday April 8, 2017, at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital.  He was born August 24, 1929 near Creighton, Pa to the late Louis and Rose (Bresso) Falchetti.  He was a retired supervisor at West Pen More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-0 Night: 2-2  Pick 3 Day: 0-5-2 Night: 0-2-2  Pick 4 Day: 8-5-4-3 Night: 8-4-6-2  Pick 5 Day: 2-5-3-7-3 Night: 5-1-0-7-2  Treasure Hunt: 07-15-21-23-27   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you’ve brewed a pot of coffee, don’t throw away the leftover java. Coffee is loaded with more than just caffeine: It contains potassium and magnesium, which are two nutrients plants love for growth. More...

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