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July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

RAID organized panel to return to Parker City

Event serves to probe tough drug related questions, team chairman says

A community update meeting for the Parker City chapter of Residents Against Illicit Drugs (RAID) will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1 at the Parker City Firehouse at 204 Wayne Ave. More...

Manor Township agrees to buy new police vehicle at meeting

Details on the purchase led to a discussion between supervisors

Manor Township’s board of supervisors on Wednesday agreed to the purchase of a used police vehicle during its meeting.   More...

News

Challenge Program Senior Awards are given at Karns City High School

The Challenge Program, Inc. More...

Education Notes

Dean’s Lists: • The following local students were named to the spring 2017 semester Dean’s List at Grove City College, Grove City: Leechburg: Lauren Bono and Douglas Donatelli. More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Peoples Gas and Elderton District Fire Co. responded to a call for gas outside of a structure, at 12:44 p.m. July 25 at 100 Oak Hill Road, in South Bend Township;  More...

Sports

Armstrong junior legion falls to Connellsville, 12-1

Armstrong only able to muster three hits off of Connellsville starter Cole Shearer

The Armstrong junior legion team has had a stellar season to this point and have won games in a variety of different ways throughout the summer.  More...

LAST PLAYERS STANDING

The Armstrong 12U softball team won the Saxonburg Tournament by defeating Cranberry Twp. 6-0 in the title game. More...

Belt drives in go-ahead run in Giants’ 2-1 win over Pirates

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon Belt doubled in the go-ahead run in the bottom of the seventh inning in support of starter Jeff Samardzija, who threw seven strong innings in the San Francisco Giants’ 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday. More...

Getting a kick out of Blak

Students of Master Dave Crawford attending Crawford’s ATA Black Belt Academy Ninja summer camp and camp staff were introduced Wednesday to Armstrong County Sheriff’s Deputy Theresa Gibson More...

Ford City woman faces theft, criminal trespass charges

Dannielle Hellams allegedly fled ACMH, stole two vehicles

A Ford City woman faces several felony charges after she allegedly stole two vehicles and broke into a home.  According to a criminal complaint filed by Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Thomas Lizik, the incidents occurred after Dannielle Hella More...

‘The Giving Garden’ is established at local YMCA

Volunteers Lauren Bradigan and Andrea Clevesy serve as organizers

Two Kittanning YMCA volunteers are giving back to the community through “The Giving Garden,” which they have been maintaining and building since April.  The garden is located behind the Richard G. More...

Obituaries

Mary L. Barker

Ford City

It’s a happy day in heaven, Jack and Mary are together again.  Mary L. Barker, 98, of Ford City died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in Our Family Home.  She was born Aug. More...

Lisa K. Karns

Formerly of Ford City

Lisa K. Karns, 53, formerly of Ford City, died Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Sugarcreek Rest.  Born Jan. 13, 1964, in Kittanning, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Jane (Wilson) Karns.  Lisa was employed as a child care worker. More...

George E. Burdette Jr.

Sugarcreek Township

George E. Burdette Jr., 59, of Sugarcreek Township passed away. He was born March 7, 1958, in Fort Riley, Texas, to the late George E. (Jean) Burdette Sr. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 8-5 Night: 7-3  Pick 3 Day: 1-9-5 Night: 4-8-9  Pick 4 Day: 7-7-5-1 Night: 4-5-0-2  Pick 5 Day: 8-6-3-0-6 Night: 9-3-3-9-5  Treasure Hunt: 03-07-14-21-23   More...

Do Just One Thing

Many communities now accept plastics for recycling that are marked with symbols ranging from No. 1 to No. 7. In the past, it was usually just No. 1 and No. More...

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