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July 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Woman awaiting trial on drug charges arrested for possession stolen vehicle

Krista Lee Crawford allegedly transported narcotics into county using vehicle

Krista Lee Crawford was out on bail, awaiting an Aug. 7 trial for selling narcotics, and she has been arrested again for being in possession of a stolen vehicle, allegedly using it to transport narcotics into Armstrong County. More...

News

State police seek suspect in reported Ford City robbery

Pennsylvania State Police responded to a robbery that took place at 9:45 p.m. July 26 outside of Bylow Beer Distributor on Byron Street in Manor Township. More...

Medical marijuana job fair in McKeesport draws hundreds

MCKEESPORT, Pa. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed to the Armstrong County Jail on Wednesday:  * Krista Lee Crawford, 33, of 2016 Victoria Ave., New Kensington, on charges of receiving stolen property, and driving while operating privilege suspended/revoked. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-1 Night: 2-6  Pick 3 Day: 3-6-1 Night: 5-7-7  Pick 4 Day: 9-8-6-5 Night: 0-6-4-7  Pick 5 Day: 5-5-4-1-6 Night: 1-0-7-5-2  Treasure Hunt: 02-14-19-22-27   More...

Do Just One Thing

Many people freeze bottled water and sports drinks so they have cold beverages on hot summer days. As it melts, you have a cold drink that can last for hours. More...

New principal to kick off new school year for Leechburg Area

Official to help usher in a new middle and high school

Leechburg Area School District’s board of education this week heard from new middle and high school Principal Doug Rogers, who talked about his first month on the job and his plan for his first year. More...

Fort Armstrong Folk Festival draws nearer

Banners for the 46th annual Fort Armstrong Folk Festival, which will take place Aug. 3-6 at Kittanning Riverfront Park, line North Water Street in Kittanning Borough. More...

‘Cloverbud’ youth learn the value in community service during county’s 4-H Day Camp

Summertime event offers outlet for education locally, organizers say

Future 4-H’ers, known as “cloverbuds” have been participating in a summer camp at the Armsdale Building this week, under the direction of 4-H Educator Suzanne Boarts, and Dayton Livestock 4-H club volunteer Debbie Kasanicky.  More...

Obituaries

Reatha V. Barrett

DAYTON

Reatha V. Barrett, 92, of Dayton passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the Armstrong County Health Center.  She was born on May 27, 1925, to Walter and Mary (Peters) McElwain in Cowanshannock Township.  More...

Sports

McGrann’s Kellner excels at National Veterans Wheelchair Games

John Kellner has never known the meaning of the word “quit” and his recent performance at the 2017 National Veterans Wheelchair Games in Cincinnati, OH last week proved to be a resounding testament to the McGrann man’s competitive spirit. More...

Steelers’ WR Bryant continues process of return from suspension

Embattled Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Martavis Bryant isn’t back from a year-long suspension imposed by the National Football League just yet.  Steelers’ general manager Kevin Colbert said Thursday in a statement that Br More...

Stangs open East Zone Tournament with victory over Youngstown Creekside

This time last year, The Worthington/Kittanning Stangs entered the East Zone Tournament in Struthers, OH with a 17-1 record and riding a 17- game win streak.  The 2017 Stangs now find themselves back at a tournament with many returning players a More...

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