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July 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Road work to begin North Buffalo Township on Monday

Johnston Road will be closed until mid-August

North Buffalo Township is preparing for road work that will leave Johnston Road closed for nearly a month, beginning Monday.  According to a press release from the municipality, the work will be done through a “Dirt and Gravel Road Grant&r More...

News

JAIL REPORT

The following individual was committed this week to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Nathan Paul Fox, 32, of Main Street, Leechburg on two bench warrant charges-failure to appear. No bond was listed.   More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Kittanning Hose Co. No. 6, Kittanning Hose Co. No. 4, Kittanning Hose Hook & Ladder Co. No. More...

POLICE REPORT

Pennsylvania State Police issued the following report on recent, alleged incidents:  More...

Arts and Entertainment

Do Just One Thing

Does parking in the shade in the hot summer months make a difference for your car? Researchers in Phoenix tested the theory and found that cars in peak sun were significantly hotter than those in the shade.  More...

ON THIS DATE

ON THIS DATE: In 1799, French Lieutenant Pierre-Francois Bouchard found the Rosetta Stone in Rosetta, Egypt.  In 1903, Ford Motor Co. More...

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‘Two Short Gals’ store approaches first anniversary

Brenda Davis and Elta Metzler live out dream with business

Nearly a year ago, Brenda Davis and Elta Metzler had a dream to open an antique, gift and re-purposement shop along Market Street in Kittanning.  Not only did they accomplish their goal, but their store now houses the craftsmanship of 36 vendor More...

Armstrong School District board holds special meeting

Superintendent comments on future athletic complex

The Armstrong School District (ASD) board of education this week held a special meeting evening in which they approved personnel matters.  ASD was not scheduled to have their monthly meeting during the month of July, but due to personnel matters More...

TCWDB Gives STEP Award to Harold Bowser

The Tri-County Workforce Development Board (TCWDB) awarded a STEP award to Harold Bowser who participated in the Armstrong County Career T.R.A.C.K.’s Dislocated Worker Program at its recently held board meeting. More...

Sports

Movin’ On

Armstrong closes out Kelly Chrysler to claim Indiana County Junior Legion title, number one seed in regional tournament

Armstrong has sported a prolific offense throughout the course of the junior legion season, scoring ten or more runs in nearly three quarters of the games that they have played in.  More...

Bell’s 3-run HR in 9th gives Pirates 5-2 win over Cardinals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell hit a three-run homer off Seung Hwan Oh with one out in the ninth inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.  More...

Patrick Rodgers takes 2-stroke lead in John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill. (AP) — Patrick Rodgers shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take a two-shot lead after the second round of the John Deere Classic.  Rodgers had eight birdies and a bogey to finish at 13-under 129 at TPC Deere Run. More...

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