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August 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

The Clarks to make return to Kittanning

Iconic Pittsburgh group to perform at 7 p.m. Saturday

Among the Steel City’s iconic institutions, The Clarks and the band’s music take a very rightful place alongside the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Pittsburgh Pirates.  More...

News

Riverbration ripples with power boat races

Boat races sanctioned by the American Power Boat Association (APBA) took place Saturday and Sunday on the Allegheny River near Kittanning Borough during the 2017 Tri-Star Riverbration. More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following report on a recent incidents:  * Freeport Ambulance, Freeport Fire Co., County Hazmat Team, and South Buffalo Township Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 6:35 a.m. Aug. More...

Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tirele More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-0 Night: 6-5  Pick 3 Day: 0-1-0 Night: 6-4-1  Pick 4 Day: 1-6-3-7 Night: 2-2-3-4  Pick 5 Day: 7-2-0-5-8 Night: 6-9-6-3-6  Treasure Hunt: 11-13-17-20-23   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you’re crafty, you may have small bottles or jars of colorful acrylic paint at home. When it comes time to clean up after you’ve made your DIY project, what do you do with the leftover paint? More...

Solar eclipse to be visible in Armstrong County

Proper protection and eyewear needed to see the rare spectacle

A total solar eclipse -- it’s something Dennis Hill said he has been awaiting since he learned the meaning of the term.  It’s also what has led Hill, a member of the Kiski Astronomers in Leechburg, to travel just more than 1,000 mile More...

Commissioners and the crowned

2017 Great Dayton Fair Queen Gabrielle Kriley (second from right) and runner-up Stephanie Schrecengost (center) gather recently with Armstrong County Commissioners Jason Renshaw (far left), Pat Fabia More...

1 killed, 1 hospitalized in local crash

Michael Edward Johnson, 43, is pronounced dead at the scene

A 43-year-old, African American man from Katy, Texas, was killed Friday night in a one-vehicle accident in Kittanning Township.  The accident occurred at approximately 10:15 p.m. at the intersection of Simpson Church Road and Roofner   More...

Obituaries

Mary Ellen McCullough

SHELOCTA

Mary Ellen McCullough, 73, of Shelocta, Pa., passed away Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at St. Andrew’s Village in Indiana.  She was born April 21, 1944, in Sagamore, Pa., the daughter of Joseph A. and Alverta O. More...

Jonnie Lynn Milligan

BUTLER

Jonnie Lynn Milligan, 55, of Butler, Pa., passed away Saturday Aug. 19, 2017, at UNA Inpatient Hospice in Butler.   Friends will be received Aug. 23 from 2 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 4 p.m. at the F. More...

Sports

Pirates beat Cardinals in Little League Classic, 6-3

Even in a downpour, Chad Kuhl delivered. More...

Rookie Conner stars in Steelers’ 17-13 win over Falcons

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh’s winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers’ 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.  More...

Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 innings

CHICAGO (AP) — Alex Avila felt for Raffy Lopez. It was quite a day for catchers.  More...

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