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May 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Ford City Garden Club digs in for another year

Members say sharing, cooperation key to success

Division of labor and a strong commitment to cooperation are two key secrets to the success of the Ford City Garden Club, according to founding member Linda Kamer. “Everyone is assigned their own garden to maintain and decorate,” she said. More...

News

Cub Scouts help local American Legion Post dignify graves of military veterans

Members of Cub Scout Pack 174 recently helped members of the Rural Valley American Legion Cosgrove Post 523 to place 34 dozen American flags on the graves of military veterans at Rural Valley Cemeter More...

‘Migrant Mother’ photographer’s images of oppressed resonate

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JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Saturday and Sunday to the Armstrong County Jail:  • Jacob Lee Buskey, 24, of Center Avenue, North Apollo, on charges of simple assault and harassment. Bond was set at $5,000;  More...

Sports

Lady Wolves look to show their might

West Shamokin softball aims to build off of surprising season

When many of the veteran squads in the Heritage Conference saw the West Shamokin Lady Wolves on their conference schedule before the start of the 2017 softball season, youth and inexperience put little fear in opposing squads. More...

Brown nets President’s Cup

Kittanning Country Club held its annual President’s Cup Tournament on Sunday before showers swept through the area. More...

Penguins strike early, rout Senators 7-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins are one win away from a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final.  More...

Church shows appreciation for military

Lt. Col. Curtis Reep, U.S. Army Reserve (left) and Airman Second Class Joseph Fink, U.S. More...

At 100, Mary Leppado just takes life as it comes

Manor Township native maintains positive outlook

Be it her years spent cleaning houses and cooking for local families or her time spent at the Pittsburgh Plate Glass plant in Ford City, work in a variety of forms has always been a constant for Manor Township native Mary Leppado.  It’s a More...

Obituaries

Douglas Laedlein

BETHEL TOWNSHIP

Douglas Laedlein, 78, of Bethel Township passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his friends and family on Friday, May 19, 2017.  Born in Pittsburgh on July 28, 1938, he was a son of the late William Augustus and Alma (Hooks) Laedlein.& More...

Frances M. Benson

YATESBORO

Frances M. More...

Joan F. Long

BURRELL TOWNSHIP

Joan F. Long, 78, of Burrell Township, passed away peacefully with her friends by her side on Friday, May 19, 2017, in ACMH-Kittanning.  Born on Dec. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-6 Night: 2-7  Pick 3 Day: 9-3-4 Night: 6-5-7  Pick 4 Day: 5-5-3-3 Night: 7-9-8-4  Pick 5 Day: 7-6-1-3-1 Night: 0-7-7-1-3  Treasure Hunt: 13-14-20-24-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

An association of athletes called Sports Medal Recycling does just that: They take your old medals gathering dust from road races, endurance events and track and field competitions and recycle them.  More...

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