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September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Cindy Calarie resigns after 18 years as assistant district attorney

Attorney to focus on campaign, private practice in months leading up to election

For 18 years, Cindy Calarie has served as an assistant district attorney under Scott Andreassi, and she has now stepped down from that role.  More...

Shelocta native wins club’s inaugural scholarship

Organization to conduct 4th annual tractor show on Sept. 16-17

Shelocta’s Anna Longwell was recently selected as the inaugural recipient of a $500 academic scholarship from the Smicksburg Antique Tractor & Machinery Club, Inc.  “We just decided this year to start giving away this scholarship More...

News

Girl hospitalized after being kicked in head by horse

A 5-year-old girl was kicked in the head by a horse at approximately 3:15 p.m. Sept. More...

POLICE REPORT

Pennsylvania State Police issued the following report on recent incidents:  * Pennsylvania State Police responded to a vehicle crash at 10:04 p.m. Sept. 10 along 28 Southbound in Frazer Township. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Cavin Cody George, 25, of Muskrat Slide Road, Ford City, on charges of simple assault, aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person, harassment by strike, shove, More...

Sports

River Hawks dominant again at home, pound Penn Hills, 3-0

Armstrong girls volleyball head coach Andrea Lasher was hesitant to call her team’s performance over the past two seasons on the court in the gymnasium at Armstrong Junior-Senior High School “dominant” or even to admit that her squa More...

Steelers believe Stephon Tuitt’s biceps injury not season ending

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Stephon Tuitt made his way into the Pittsburgh Steelers’ locker room late Monday afternoon, sat down in his chair and started fiddling with his laundry bag.  More...

Local Scores

BOYS GOLF   Freeport 215*,  Knoch 215  More...

Man charged with multiple terroristic threats

Ronald Laird Good Jr. is also accused of alleged reckless burning or exploding of vehicle

A suspect with no fixed address, according to court records, Ronald Laird Good Jr. will face a preliminary hearing at 9 a.m. today at the office of Kittanning Magisterial Judge James H. More...

Apollo Memorial Library plans fundraisers

Facility to also welcome local author Christine Mabon

This weekend, the Apollo Memorial Library will be welcoming the general public for a “Library Tea” event, where they will have the opportunity to meet author Christine Mabon.  More...

Armstrong County Health Care Consortium to host ‘Healthcare Happy Hour ’

Event slated for this evening at The Crafthouse & Gastropub

The Craft House & Gastropub in West Kittanning has not been open long, but the Armstrong County Health Care Consortium will utilize it today for a “Healthcare Happy Hour.”  The event will take place today from 5-7 p.m. More...

Obituaries

John Allen Armstrong

Silver Springs, Fla.

John Allen Armstrong, 76, of Silver Springs, Fla., died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at Estelle’s Hospice House in Ocala.  He was born Aug. More...

Fumie ‘Amy’ (Ohtsuka) Mathieson

Kittanning, formerly of Gilpin Township

Fumie “Amy” (Ohtsuka) Mathieson, 84, of Kittanning, formerly of Gilpin Township, passed away on Saturday, Sept. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 8-4 Night: 9-5  Pick 3 Day: 2-7-3 Night: 7-7-5  Pick 4 Day: 0-2-8-4 Night: 6-9-4-7  Pick 5 Day: 4-5-6-4-3 Night: 7-8-8-7-0  Treasure Hunt: 03-05-10-17-18   More...

Do Just One Thing

If your home-away-from-home is an office, you can take steps to make sure your time spent there is as healthy as possible. One of the easiest things to do is to add a houseplant to your desk environment. More...

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