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June 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Ford City repays debt owed to EDA

Borough council members clarify nature of grant

Ford City Borough Council has fully payed the $116,200 debt it owed to the U.S. More...

Apollo-Ridge school board plans to approve 2017-18 budget, comprehensive counseling program

The Apollo-Ridge School District board of education on Monday held its committee meeting, during which members approved the agenda for their legislative meeting and listened to a presentation from three of the district’s guidance counselors. More...

News

U.S. student freed by North Korea in a coma dies at 22

CINCINNATI (AP) — Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after almost a year and a half in captivity, died Monday, his family said.  The 22-year-old “has completed his journey h More...

Farmers Market vouchers available at senior centers

The Armstrong County Board of Commissioners and Area Agency on Aging has announced that the Farmers Market Nutrition Program will be offered to eligible Armstrong County seniors.  Program provides $20 worth of vouchers that may be used to purcha More...

911 Calls

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  ° Manor Township Fire Company, Ford City Hose Company No 1, Ford Cliff Fire Company, Manor Police Department, and Ford City Ambulance responded to a structure fire at 10:55 a.m. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 9-0 Night: 4-1  Pick 3 Day: 5-0-5 Night: 3-6-4  Pick 4 Day: 5-4-7-1 Night: 3-6-8-7  Pick 5 Day: 8-8-3-0-7 Night: 6-8-6-5-7  Treasure Hunt: 11-12-17-23-26   More...

Do Just One Thing

If reusable food storage containers have taken on a smell of something you stored weeks ago, there’s no reason to replace it. Simply create a solution of dried mustard powder and hot water, and let it naturally deodorize the container for you. More...

Ford City man accused of assaulting parents

Steven Michael Wolfe’s preliminary hearing is set for Monday

A Ford City Borough man is scheduled to undergo a preliminary hearing at 12:30 p.m. More...

Local partner parishes to receive new priest

Diocese to move current Pastor John Harrold to take on three parishes

On the heels of having marked his 25th anniversary of service, word recently broke that the Rev. John J. Harrold, priest of local partner parishes Christ Prince of Peace of Ford City and St. More...

Obituaries

Helen A. Goodman

KITTANNING

Helen A. Goodman, 73 , of Kittanning died on Saturday, June 17, 2017, in ACMH Hospital.  She was born on May 3, 1944, in Buffalo, N.Y. to the late Jess and Patricia (Walters) Paden.  Mrs. More...

Sports

Fifty years later, Kittanning recalls its only WPIAL baseball title

On June 15, 1967, the Kittanning Wildcats baseball team traveled to Forbes Field which was located in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh to take on Montour in the WPIAL Class AAA title game. More...

On This Day in Sports History

June 20th, 1966

LOCALLY  Freeport handed Kittanning a 7-1 setback and took over first place in the Armstrong County American Legion League.  More...

Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

“I’m currently receiving professional help to manage my medications and the ways that I deal with back pain and a sleep disorder,” Woods said in a statement on Monday night.  “I want to thank everyone for the amazing outp More...

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