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April 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ACMH Hospital and Foundation to host 5K Walk/Run

Event is scheduled for May 6

Springtime may be the best time for getting into shape, and what better way than training for a 5K walk/run?  The ACMH Hospital and Foundation will be hosting a 5K Run/Walk on May 6, which will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m., followed by a More...

News

U.S. homebuilder sentiment slips, but overall outlook positive

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JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Sunday and Monday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Maurissa Anne Curley, 19, of 393 Main St., Kersey, for a violation of probation/ parole; no bond was listed;  * Kyle James Meyer, 19, of 393 Main St., Kersey, f More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong County 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Emergency crews including Freeport Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at 9:41 a.m. April 16 at 122 Stratford Drive in Butler County;  More...

Sports

Lynn, Cardinals edge Nova, Pirates in pitcher’s duel in St. Louis, 2-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals lost the first two games Lance Lynn started this season and he didn’t like it.  In his third start, Lynn did something about it. More...

West Shamokin’s Nagy, Fusaro receive All State distinction

Nearly a month after the West Shamokin Lady Wolves bowed out of the PIAA state playoffs, the awards continue to roll in for head coach Frank Nagy and his players.  More...

Local Sports Roundup

West Shamokin baseball stays perfect

BASEBALL  West Shamokin 2, Blairsville 1 (8 innings)  More...

Pittsburgh man, woman face alleged drug-related charges

A Pittsburgh man and woman face drug-related charges stemming from a alleged traffic stop that occurred in Armstrong County in 2016.  A preliminary hearing for Rashaan Ahmad Campbell, 36, will be held at 9 a.m. More...

Orphans of the Storm extends hours, creates new website

Facility aims to find more homes for its animals

Orphans of the Storm, a no kill animal shelter, is now extending their Tuesday hours while also premiering their new website in order to find more homes for the shelter’s homeless animals. More...

Free, homebuilders workshop to return for sixth year to Vandergrift site

Riverview Homes Inc. offers event for novice and more learned home hunters

Twenty years has made quite a difference, particularly when it comes to the process of buying a home, according to officials of Vandergriftbased Riverview Homes Inc. (RHI).  More...

Obituaries

Sister Marguerite (Stephen Marie) Kropinak, CSJ

PITTSBURGH

Sister Marguerite (Stephen Marie) Kropinak, CSJ, 69, of Pittsburgh died Friday, April 7, 2017, in the 52nd year of her religious life as a Sister of St. More...

Richard Lee Smith

GEORGETOWN, TEXAS

Richard Lee Smith of Georgetown, Texas, known primarily to his friends as Dick, 77, died on Friday, April 14, 2017, in residence at Georgetown Living Community in Georgetown, Texas. More...

Fred A. Karlovich

FORMERLY OF EAST BRADY

Fred A. Karlovich, 86, formerly of East Brady, died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at St. Barnabas Nursing in Gibsonia.  Born Sept. 17, 1930, in Commodore, he was the son of Nicholas and Mary (Fayak) Karlovich.  A veteran of the U.S. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-4 Night: 2-1  Pick 3 Day: 4-1-9 Night: 9-0-1  Pick 4 Day: 5-4-5-5 Night: 0-9-2-5  Pick 5 Day: 0-2-6-9-7 Night: 5-4-7-2-6  Treasure Hunt: 06-07-12-18-26   More...

Do Just One Thing

Today, newspapers are made primarily from recycled paper; 20 years ago, only 10 percent of a newspaper’s overall content was actually recycled, according to Waste Management. More...

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