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May 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Quarterly drug take back nets record amount

Armstrong County District Attorney Scott Andreassi said this week that the quarterly drug drop off box collection netted a record 126.4 pounds of unused and unwanted prescription medications.  Participating in yesterday’s drop off were the More...

Drug coalition approves new chairperson, educates public on dangers of heroin

The Armstrong Drug-Free Communities Coalition on Thursday approved a new chairperson while educating the public on the dangers of heroin. More...

News

Federal cleanup aid denied to Pennsylvania for March snow

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CLUB NEWS

The Kittanning Lions Club held its bi-weekly meeting April 20 at the County Seat in Kittanning, where new member John Wasilko of Kittanning was inducted. More...

Trio of board members are welcomed to local center

The Armstrong Center for Community Learning has welcomed three new board members:  Kimberly Doms is the associate director of the Adult Education and Associate Coordinator of the Practical Nursing Program at Lenape Technical School.  Doms h More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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Do Just One Thing

Does your small business go through a lot of toner and ink cartridges every month? Yes, you can recycle them for free -- or you can earn some cash for recycling them! The website usrecycleink.com pays cash for empty ink and toner cartridges. More...

Prison board discusses inmate community service

Armstrong County Jail Warden Phil Shaffer on Thursday proposed allowing inmates to complete their required community service hours outside the jail – an idea that was met with some skepticism from the prison board.  He explained it would w More...

Leechburg Area school board considers 2018- 2021 comprehensive plan

Leechburg Area School District’s board of education on Wednesday approved a motion to present a comprehensive plan for the 2018 through 2021 school years at the board’s upcoming voting meeting on May 24.  More...

Two people displaced during Freeport house fire

Two individuals -- a father and son -- are without a home after a fire occurred this week at their residence on High Street in Freeport Borough, according to Freeport Fire Department Chief Jeff Weaver.  Emergency crews were dispatched to the bla More...

Obituaries

Margaret Annabel (Gamble) Serafine Lardin

SHELOCTA

Margaret Annabel (Gamble) Serafine Lardin, 82, of Shelocta passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.  A daughter of the late Michael Gamble and Ella (Mason) Gamble, she was born April 20, 1935, in Kelly More...

Margaret P. Evans

WORTHINGTON

Margaret P. Evans, 78, of Worthington died Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Saxony Health Center.  She was born May 23, 1938, in Worthington to the late Millard Bowser and Josephine (Hodak) Voelkel.  She was a member of St. More...

Sports

Going out on top

Armstrong seniors go out on winning note

The Armstrong River Hawks baseball team has been on a roll of late. Since qualifying for the WPIAL playoffs last week, head coach Ed Morris has guided his squad to four straight wins including yesterday’s 4-2 victory over visiting Burrell. More...

A Final Memory

West Shamokin Baseball

West Shamokin baseball seniors were recognized on Wednesday during the Wolves’ game against Northern Cambria. More...

Freeport Girls Lacrosse

The Freeport girls lacrosse seniors were recognized yesterday before the Yellowjackets’ game against Knoch. More...

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