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May 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Armstrong School District approves series of personnel measures

The Armstrong School District board of education approved a series of personnel measures during its Monday meeting including resignations and retirements. More...

News

Herb Group members apply what they learn, plan sale on Saturday

Shannon Sterling said most people might be surprised to learn of the diverse uses of herbs.  The 21-year-old North Buffalo woman is looking forward to a career in pharmaceutical research and has just completed her junior year in biochemistry at More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  • Maxwell Robert Gillespie, 33, of Route 56 East, Apollo, on a parole violation.  • Sedrick Devon Nash, 22, of Marion Circle, Clairton, on a bench war More...

Letter to the Editor

A thank you that runs deep   The North Buffalo Township Board of Supervisors would like to thank the director and dispatchers of 9-1-1, all of the firemen from various fire departments and all of the residents that assisted during recent floodin More...

Sports

Local Sports Roundup

SOFTBALL   West Shamokin 5, Marion Center 4  More...

Staying Hot

River Hawks continue winning ways, defeat Obama Academy for 10th win

Another day, another win for head coach Ed Morris and his River Hawks.  More...

Wolves swarm Marion Center early, down Stingers 11-1

As the saying goes, defense wins championships. More...

Kittanning man wanted for assaulting police officer is apprehended

Suspect had been at large since the alleged April 5 incident

A Kittanning man who had a warrant out for his arrest after previously fleeing arrest after allegedly assaulting a police officer was taken into custody Tuesday, according to county Sheriff Bill Rupert.  More...

County retirement board continues to expand fund

Investments lead to $2.8 million gains in first quarter

The Armstrong County Retirement Board’s investment portfolio is continuing to pay off for the county – making $2.8 million in the first four months of 2017.  The board’s fund balance has seen a nearly $1.3 million increase from More...

Obituaries

Deloras Corinne (Neese) Harmon

DAYTON

Deloras Corinne (Neese) Harmon, 86, of Dayton died Sunday, May 7, 2017, at VNA Inpatient Hospice, Butler.  She was born Dec. 1, 1930, in Oak Ridge to George Neese and Thelma (Travis) Bish. She married John Jay Harmon on Sept. 25, 1948.  More...

David Alan Heffelfinger

KITTANNING

David Adam Heffelfinger, 51, of Kittanning died Sunday, May 7, 2017, at UPMC Presbyterian, as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident.  Born May 12, 1965, in New Brighton, he was the son of Melvin J. More...

Grace Julia (Giff) Edgington

WORTHINGTON

Grace Julia (Giff) Edgington, 92, of Worthington died Thursday, April 27, 2017, at home. She was born March 31, 1925, in Worthington to the late James and Florence (Smith) Giff. A memorial service will be held at 11 a m. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-3 Night: 1-8  Pick 3 Day: 5-9-0 Night: 1-2-4  Pick 4 Day: 7-7-4-1 Night: 2-0-1-6  Pick 5 Day: 9-0-3-9-6 Night: 1-0-4-6-6  Treasure Hunt: 03-06-08-15-25   More...

Do Just One Thing

While munching on an apple during your drive to work, you may think it’s perfectly fine to toss the core out the window of your car. It’s 100 percent biodegradable, and it may give a wild animal something to eat, right? More...

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