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April 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Manor Township to host May 4 opioid seminar

County Commissioner Pat Fabian to discuss county resources

Manor Township has held monthly seminars on topics ranging from home security to gun safety, and next week officials there will continue the trend by focusing on an issue hurting many in the community – opioid addiction.  More...


Nerf Wars to be held April 28 at New Life Center in Ford City

Event is one of themes of ‘Family Fun Night’

Nerf Wars represents just one of the events featured during the monthly, “Family Fun Nights,” conducted since last fall at the New Life Center at the Ford City Assembly of God.  More...

Family buy plane tickets for condemned inmate’s daughter


Murder mystery comedy is nigh

Tickets are available for the Armstrong Community Theater “Fishin’ For Trouble,” a whodunit murder mystery comedy to be held at 7 p.m. April 28-29 and 1 p.m. More...


Blue Devils dominate Bishop Canevin, 16-1

It’s been a special kind of season so far for Leechburg head coach Debbi Young and her Blue Devils and the good times kept rolling yesterday afternoon at Leechburg Community Park to the tune of a 16-1 drubbing over the visiting Bishop Canevin C More...

Local Sports Roundup

Wolves sweep Dragons; Apollo-Ridge nets huge win in section

SOFTBALL   West Shamokin 15, Purchase Line 0  More...

Gone Fishin’

Trout season is in full swing in Pennsylvania. The Leader Times is looking to publish a photo of your 2016 catch.  More...

Suspects steal $80,000 in equipment from Rosebud Mining Co.

$5,000 offered for information on Easter weekend heist

Police are currently searching for three male suspects who stole $80,000 in equipment from a Rosebud Mining Co. work site.  The alleged incident occurred on April 16 sometime between midnight and 2 a.m. More...

Progressive Workshop of Armstrong County debuts Adult Achievement Center

Facility is designed to prepare adults in need for everyday life

The Progressive Workshop of Armstrong County debuted its new Adult Achievement Center yesterday in hopes of attracting adults in need of aid developing their everyday life skills.  More...

‘Friends of Kristy’ to host fundraiser for local woman’s medical costs

Friends of Kristy Graff are pulling together to raise money for the local West Kittanning resident as she faces medical costs pertaining to the treatment of her tumor.  Graff’s friend, Julie Gahagan, is currently planning a fundraiser to h More...


Rev. Dr. Clara C. “Clarie” Settlemire


Rev. Dr. Clara C. “Clarie” Settlemire, 85, of East Brady died on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.  Claire was born in Pittsburgh on Aug. 2, 1931, to Frank and Catherine Settlemire.  More...

Laura Jean (Craig) Bowser


Laura Jean (Craig) Bowser, 86, of Worthington went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  She was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Armstrong County to the late Ralph and Mildred Blanch (Chesnut) Craig.  More...

Colonel William H. McChesney


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Do Just One Thing

Before you pack up your winter accessories, give them a good wash or have them professionally cleaned. These items rarely get washed but are often worn the most during the cold, harsh months. More...

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