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April 14, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Agency reminds seniors to remain on alert for scams

Since December, Vicky Coleman has confirmed 99 incoming calls to her cell phone to be attempts at scams, she said.  More...

News

Town and Country Transit review has a ‘positive’ outcome

Patti Lynn Baker, general manager of Town and County Transit Authority (TCTA), explained at Wednesday’s meeting of the entity’s board of directors details of what she characterized as being a “positive” Shared Ride Program Rev More...

Leechburg Area school board eyes resolution to Lenape issue

After months of discussion, the Leechburg Area School District board of school directors is preparing to make a decision on the future of students’ enrollment at Lenape Technical School.  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Thursday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Jessica Grace Aluise, 30, of Vandergrift on bench warrants of failure to appear and failure to comply;  More...

Sports

Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Dan Rooney, the powerful and popular Pittsburgh Steelers chairman whose name is attached to the NFL’s landmark initiative in minority hiring, died Thursday. More...

Red Sox top Pirates with 3-run 8th, 4-3

BOSTON (AP) — Hanley Ramirez looked plenty healthy in a big spot for the Boston Red Sox.  After a recent absence because of the flu, Ramirez doubled during a three-run rally in the eighth inning Thursday that sent the Red Sox over the Pitt More...

Baillie visits Pitt

Armstrong football standout Nate Baillie (above) participated in an unofficial visit to the University of Pittsburgh football program on Tuesday. More...

County jail receives 100 percent approval rating

Armstrong County Jail Warden Phillip Shaffer was proud Thursday to announce to the county’s prison board that the facility recently earned a 100 percent approval rating on its state department of corrections inspection. More...

Salvation Army plants pinwheels for worthy cause

Kittanning Salvation Army Wednesday nights Women’s Group plants Pinwheels for its Armstrong County Child Abuse Prevention Campaign. More...

Drug coalition presents marijuana research; opens up chair position

The Armstrong Drug Free Communities Coalition (DFCC) held their April meeting Thursday, at the West Franklin Fire Hall, featuring a presentation on marijuana before opening up nominations for a Chair of the Armstrong DFCC.  More...

Obituaries

Sloan R. Harkleroad

FORMERLY OF ELDERTON

Sloan R. Harkleroad, 86, formerly of Elderton, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at the Southwest Veterans Center in Pittsburgh. He was born Dec. 24, 1930, in Elderton, the son of Grover and Ethel (Burkett) Harkleroad. More...

Glenn A. Claypool

KITTANNING

Glenn A. Claypool, 80, of Kittanning died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at home. He was born March 30, 1937, in New Kensington to Omer and Mildred (George) Claypool. Glenn was a draftsman for U.S. Steel and also drove school bus for Valley Lines. More...

Denise Gail Craig

KITTANNING, FORMERLY OF ADRIAN

Denise Gail Craig, age 57, of Kittanning, formerly of Adrian, died Thursday, April 13, 2017, in her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Kittanning on Aug. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 0-0 Night: 6-9  Pick 3 Day: 4-4-4 Night: 2-2-9  Pick 4 Day: 4-3-7-5 Night: 7-2-8-2  Pick 5 Day: 6-1-0-3-3 Night: 0-9-4-9-9  Treasure Hunt: 10-14-15-16-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

Here’s how to disinfect and deodorize a kitchen towel and clean your grimy microwave all at the same time. Rinse your kitchen towel in the sink, and ring out the excess moisture. More...

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