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August 11, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Klingensmith’s Pharmacy staff educates local drug coalition at meeting

Officials from business dissect epidemic from professional standpoint

The Armstrong Drug-Free Communities Coalition welcomed representatives from Klingensmith’s Pharmacy Drugstore as the top-of-thehour speakers for this month’s meeting Thursday at the Belmont Complex in West Kittanning.  Officials of More...

Richard G. Snyder YMCA staff seeks to partner with ASD for fitness opportunity

Program would offer district students an array of options, official says

The Armstrong School District (ASD) board of education on Thursday held its August meeting, during which they heard representatives of the Richard G. More...

News

More video shows Penn State pledge stumbling before death

BELLEFONTE, Pa. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Wednesday and Thursday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Frank Herman Bacu, 67, of Silvis Hollow Road, Kittanning, on an out of county bench warrant charge. More...

American Legion officers installation is held

The following new officers were installed for the Walter W. More...

Sports

Josh Bell, Gerrit Cole lead Pirates past Tigers 7-5

DETROIT (AP) — A few words of advice from a Hall of Famer gave Josh Bell the inner belief that someday he would harness his power.  That time has arrived for the Pittsburgh Pirates rookie first baseman.  Bell hit his 20th homer and dr More...

Olesen grabs early lead on tough day of scoring in PGA

CHARLOTTE, N.C. More...

1967 Wildcats Reunite

Members of the 1967 Kittanning Wildcats baseball team met Thursday night at The Building on South McKean Street in Kittanning to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Kittanning’s only WPIAL More...

Prison board votes to create holding cell for inmates awaiting doctor’s visit

Financial, safety concerns raised during discussion of issue

Since becoming the Armstrong County Jail warden, Phil Shaffer said the manner in which inmates wait to see the jail’s physician has made him nervous – for reasons pertaining to both security and privacy.  Multiple inmates are taken t More...

Ford Cliff Fire Department to host ‘Rockin’ the Cliff ’ event

Happening on Aug. 12 is a way to give back to the community

The Ford Cliff Volunteer Fire Company will host a “Rockin the Cliff” event from 4-11 p.m. Aug. 12 at 609 Neale Ave. in the borough. More...

Agency on Aging prepares for senior center picnic

Event aims to bring center attendees countywide together

During the Armstrong County Area Agency on Aging (ACAAA) advisory board meeting Thursday, ACAAA senior center director Charlotte Wells offered new details on the All Centers Annual Picnic scheduled for Aug. 23.  The event will be from 10 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Christine Ann ‘Tina’ (Hodges) DeMao

Rose Valley

Tina DeMao passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, Aug. 7, in her home in Rose Valley, Pa. She was 65 years old and had struggled with advanced cellulitis and related complications for the last year of her life.  More...

Charles Arnold Toy

Worthington

Charles Arnold Toy, 91, of Worthington died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, at Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.  He was born on Nov. More...

Herbert Trump Gohdes

KittanNing

Herbert Trump Gohdes, 71, of Kittanning passed away Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  He was born Oct. 21, 1945, in Pittsburgh to Francis and Theresa (Nigel) Gohdes.  Herbert proudly served his country in the U.S. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-2 Night: 4-0  Pick 3 Day: 2-4-4 Night: 2-4-2  Pick 4 Day: 9-6-3-4 Night: 8-8-7-9  Pick 5 Day: 3-0-8-6-6 Night: 3-3-5-9-0  Treasure Hunt: 01-11-16-18-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

Ever use a “magic” eraser to clean around the house? The product seems pretty eco-friendly: All you need to do is wet the eraser and it magically removes dirt, grime and stains from almost anything around the house. More...

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