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July 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Apollo borough swears in new council member

Dylan Foster is chosen to fill post vacated by Cheryl Swank

Apollo Borough held its monthly meeting this week, during which members discussed routine business matters along with voting in the elected governmental board’s newest member.  During public comment, local Apollo community member Karen Gra More...

News

Vandergrift woman with gunshot wounds released from hospital

A Vandergrift woman who was critically injured in a shooting on July 19 has been released from the hospital.  According to Vandergrift Police Department Sgt. More...

POLICE REPORT

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

911 CALLS

Armstrong County 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * Manor Township Fire Co. responded to a landing zone at 10:25 a.m. July 27 at the Fort Run Ball Field in Manor Township;  * Pine Township Fire Co. More...

Sports

Steelers’ LT Villanueva pleased with new, fair contract

Former Army Ranger will now protect Ben Roethlisberger’s blind side

Alejandro Villanueva had one concern during his contract negotiations with the Pittsburgh Steelers.  The 6-foot-9, 320-pound left tackle just wanted a fair deal.  More...

Teaching them young

Members of the Elderton-Plumcreek Little League practice recently at the Elderton Plumcreek Recreational Park Jack Quinn Sports Complex baseball fields. More...

Cancer behind him, Conner just another rookie with Steelers

LATROBE, Pa. More...

Man to stand trial for allegedly abusing 4-year-old stepson

Leeland Latscha’s wife, Danielle Latscha, awaits preliminary hearing

A North Apollo man accused of abusing his 4-yearold stepson will stand trial after he waived his right to a preliminary hearing.  Leeland Latscha, 25, faces three felony charges, one count of endangering welfare of children, one count of aggrava More...

Water authority plans waterline extension to provide service to fire department

Income surveys to determine if project is eligible for CDBG funding

The Sugarcreek Township Fire Department serves as an emergency shelter, should such a situation ever arise. If it does, there are concerns over whether the current water supply would be sustainable, according to volunteer Jerry Harris. More...

Obituaries

Kathryn Ann Dickey

RURAL VALLEY

Kathryn Ann Dickey, 85, of Rural Valley died Friday, July 28, 2017, at Kittanning Care Center.  She was born July 15, 1932, in Brookville to Ivan Brinkley, Sr. More...

Charles Wayne ‘Chuck’ Rupp

EMLENTON

Charles Wayne “Chuck” Rupp, 34, of Emlenton died Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Emlenton.  He was born on Nov. More...

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...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-3 Night: 9-9  Pick 3 Day: 1-5-9 Night: 4-7-6  Pick 4 Day: 8-1-3-0 Night: 3-8-1-6  Pick 5 Day: 9-5-7-4-2 Night: 7-0-1-2-5  Treasure Hunt: 04-09-16-24-26   More...

Do Just One Thing

During hot summer months, many utility companies promote the idea of using major appliances at night. These are things like your washing machine, dryer and dishwasher. The reasoning? More...

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