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May 31, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Finding Private Ryan’ in Apollo?

After recently celebrating Nellie Bly’s birthday last month, the Apollo Area Historical Society (AAHS) is now preparing for a “Finding Private Ryan” presentation as the next segment in their “Potpourri” series.  The More...

News

Heavy rains speed through central Armstrong County

Flood warnings quickly dissipate with return of sunlight

Shoppers at Gearhart’s Country Market were stopped in the aisles early Tuesday afternoon by an uncommonly loud, repetitive wrapping on the roof and side walls of the Dayton business early.  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Monday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Ceanca Rae Betty Everetts, 24, Kaylor Road, Karns City, on charges of simple assault and harassment. Bond was set at $2,500.  More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Kittanning Ambulance, West Kittanning Fire Department, East Franklin Police Department, West Kittanning Police Department, and Pennsylvania State Police responded to a vehicle More...

Sports

No off-season

In pursuit of athletic excellence, Ed Morris rarely takes a break

When you have a chance to devote your personal and professional life to sports, you take it. That’s exactly what Armstrong’s Ed Morris has done. More...

Price brothers find peace by the water

When Jalen and Isaiah Price aren’t hard at work preparing for or playing the high school sports that they are huge contributors to, they find a different, more peaceful enjoyment far away from the basketball court or football field.  More...

Three is the magic number

Dillon Butz (above) dawns his medals from the WPIAL and PIAA track meets. Butz won the gold in the 400M and silver in the 200M in the WPIAL meet. More...

Warrant out for West Kittanning man suspected of selling narcotics

Criminal complaint: Heavy traffic in and out of home of Travis Hartzell

A warrant is out for the arrest of a West Kittanning resident following suspicions he was selling narcotics out of his home.  According to a criminal complaint filed on May 26 by Armstrong County Detective Philip Young, last month he had receive More...

Blaze breaks out at New Bethlehem home

New Bethlehem Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 firefighters battle smoke at the scene of a fire, which occurred at 3:10 p.m. Tuesday at a residence at 221 Penn Ave. in the municipality. More...

‘There’s nothing to be afraid of ...’

Ford City Public Library to offer new adult improv workshops

The Ford City Public Library is offering adult improv workshops for ages 16 and up on Thursdays from June 8-July 13.  The classes are $60 and run from 6:30-8 p.m. at the library at 1136 4th Ave. More...

Obituaries

Jack Schrecengost

FORD CITY

Jack H. Schrecengost, 59, of Ford City, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, at his dear sister’s home along the Allegheny.  He was born Oct. 20, 1957, in Kittanning, Pa., to Homer and the late Shirley (Wilson) Schrecengost.  More...

Wallace Shoop

NUMINE

Wallace Shoop Jr., 84, of NuMine passed away on Monday, May 29, 2017, at his residence.  He was born on Aug. 30, 1932, to Wallace Sr. More...

Royce Toy

KITTANNING

Royce Lee Toy, 49, of Kittanning died on Monday, May 29, 2017, at his home after a long battle with cancer.  He was born Dec. 14, 1967, in Armstrong County to Phyllis (Craig) Toy and the late Royce E. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 0-7 Night: 2-9  Pick 3 Day: 7-2-6 Night: 9-4-7  Pick 4 Day: 8-9-2-5 Night: 3-0-5-3  Pick 5 Day: 7-6-8-1-4 Night: 7-5-5-7-9  Treasure Hunt: 09-10-17-22-23   More...

DO JUST ONE THING

Using wood chips as mulch around the house is an eco-friendly and natural way to control weeds and lock in moisture for your landscaping and gardens. But not all mulch is the same. More...

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