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June 2, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

‘13 Reasons Why’ ... not?

ASD warns against television series romanticizing suicide

The Armstrong School District (ASD) recently posted a warning to parents on their website regarding the Netflix series show “13 Reasons Why.”  Seventeen-year-old Hannah Baker is the main character in the series who creates 13 recordi More...

Golf outing to raise money for foster children

Event is slated for June 10 at Lenape Heights

The 7th annual Armstrong County Foster Parent Association (ACFPA) Golf Outing will take place at 8 a.m. More...

News

Road closure is scheduled for bridge replacement

Work to commence July 6 on Route 1029 in Armstrong County

State Route 1029, also known as Ridge Road, is scheduled to close next month for a bridge replacement project in Boggs Township, Armstrong County.  Beginning July 6, Route 1029 is scheduled to close between Route 1034 and Route 1032. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Wednesday to the Armstrong County Jail. No one was committed Thursday:  * Kolton Wayne Cahall, 22, of Nickle Road, Harmony on hold for another county. More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Manor Township Fire Company, Ford City Hose Company No 1, Ford Cliff Volunteer Fire Company, Manor Police Department, and Ford City Ambulance responded to an automatic fire ala More...

Sports

Top Three Games of the 2016-17 School Year

West Shamokin girls basketball, Armstrong Football and Leechburg softball

Fans in Armstrong County were treated to some tremendous high school sporting performances this past school year, but three teams stood out above the rest. More...

Glover, Fairman awarded with Ding-A-Lings 2017 athletic scholarships

With the commencement of the 2016-17 school year, the Ding-ALings sport club recently named West Shamokin’s Katie Glover and Devin Fairman as the recipients of the 2017 scholarship fund.  Glover is the daughter of William and Laurel Glover More...

Curry, Durant power Warriors past Cavaliers, 113-91

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Commissioners renew security contract, approve human services plan

Company called 2 Krew Security and Surveillance to move into downtown Kittanning

Armstrong County’s board of commissioners on Thursday voted to renew the county’s contract with the West Hills based 2 Krew Security and Surveillance and revealed the company will be moving to Kittanning Borough.  More...

Salary board cuts commissioners’ staff, adds to treasurer’s staff

The Armstrong County Salary Board voted Thursday to create a full-time administrative assistant position in the treasurer’s office, but at the expense of the same position in the commissioners’ office.  The salary board consists of a More...

SummerFESTT Children’s Fair is planned for this weekend

Local organizations are partnering together once again for the annual Summer- FESTT Children’s Fair event in hopes of providing family entertainment along with the chance for organizations to share information with the public about their variou More...

Obituaries

Heber E. George

WEST LEBANON

Heber Ellsworth George Jr., 95, of West Lebanon died Thursday, June 1, 2017, at his home.  He was born Oct. 16, 1921, in Homer City to Charles Heber George and Gertrude Dewey (Clawson) George.  More...

Margaret L. Stockdill

DAYTON

Margaret Louise Stockdill, 95, of Dayton passed away Monday, May 29, 2017, at her residence.  She was born on Jan. 23, 1922, to Thomas M. More...

Bruna Warcholak

APPLEWOLD

Bruna (Berasi) Warcholak, 90, of Applewold died Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at her home.  She was born Sept. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 3-8 Night: 8-4  Pick 3 Day: 9-5-9 Night: 2-5-3  Pick 4 Day: 2-6-2-0 Night: 1-0-0-7  Pick 5 Day: 1-9-3-9-8 Night: 7-9-5-7-6  Treasure Hunt: 06-09-11-23-24   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you aren’t sentimental about holding on to your wedding dress, you can use it to make someone’s wedding day extra special and make yourself money, too. More...

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