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May 3, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Conservation district receives grant to purchase 3-pan rainfall simulator

The Armstrong Conservation District recently received a grant to purchase a three-pan rainfall simulator – a feat that resource conservationist, Casandra Wagner, relayed has been on her agenda for quite some time.  More...

News

Storm damage continues

Storms and strong winds Tuesday morning led to branches falling onto Mary Placek’s car and roof. Placek lives at Country Garden Estate in Worthington. More...

POLICE REPORT

Officers responded to a call of someone inside the entrance to an apartment building at 113 South Jefferson Street at 2:34 a.m. on May 2, according to a public information release report issued by the Kittanning Borough Police. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Cindy Lee Anderson, 36, no listed address, on charges of intentional possession of a controlled substance by person not registered, and use/possession of drug para More...

Sports

Coming Full Circle

West Shamokin product Anthony Rocco wraps up collegiate baseball career in fine fashion

It hasn’t always been simple for Anthony Rocco. The three-sport standout (four if you count his flirtation with volleyball as a senior at West Shamokin High School when he made the varsity rotation) has never been one to take the easy way out. More...

Harrison’s homer rallies Pirates past Reds 12-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three batters in, the game looked grim for Tyler Glasnow. More...

Former Kittanning standout receives hall of fame nod

Steve Flanigan honored with induction into California University of Pennsylvania’s Athletic Hall of Fame

Former Kittanning High School standout and California University of PA alum, Steve Flanigan was honored on Apr. More...

County leaders attend PA Region 13 conference

Armstrong County Commissioner Pat Fabian (left) and Bill Hamilton, the county’s newly appointed director of the Dept. More...

PWAC to run HAVIN’s 2nd Chance Shop

Proceeds to continue to benefit latter organization

HAVIN opened HAVIN’s 2nd Chance Shop in March of 2013 with plans to use the second-hand store to raise money for the organization’s mission of helping the victims and families of domestic violence and sexual assault.  More...

Dayton man shot in face in Cowanshannock hunting accident

NuMine man shot victim after mistaking him for a turkey

After mistaking him for a turkey while hunting, a 63-year-old NuMine man accidentally shot a 19-year-old Dayton man in the face early Monday morning.  More...

Obituaries

James Douglas ‘Doug’ ‘J.D.’ George

NEW CASTLE, FORMERLY OF FORD CITY

James Douglas “Doug” “J.D.” George, 54, of New Castle, formerly of Ford City, passed away in an accident on Sunday, April 30, 2017.  Born in Kittanning on Feb. More...

Robert L. Cox

KITTANNING

Robert L. Cox, 83, of Kittanning passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Sugar Creek Rest.  He was born Oct. More...

Fred L. Bowser

FORMERLY OF BETHEL TOWNSHIP

Fred L. Bowser, 96, formerly of Bethel Township, died Sunday, April 30, 2017, in Fairwinds Manor.  Born May 10, 1920, in Fuller Station, he was a son of the late David C. and Nellie L. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-9 Night: 1-8  Pick 3 Day: 0-0-9 Night: 7-1-6  Pick 4 Day: 0-2-9-7 Night: 9-3-5-7  Pick 5 Day: 9-2-4-3-2 Night: 8-2-4-5-0  Treasure Hunt: 01-06-07-15-19   More...

SUDOKU

Full Story

Do Just One Thing

Leaving seashells and sand behind on the beach when we travel instead of bringing them home as souvenirs is a good thing, since this helps preserve the natural biodiversity of coastal areas. More...

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