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September 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Parkinson’s support group to take part in annual fundraiser

Step Forward Walk is Sept. 30; area team has raised $1K-plus

It’s been more than a year since husband and wife Grace Caves and David Caves Jr. More...



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

How often do you practice?

Imagine you are the coach of a small high school football team.  It is game day; Friday night; minutes before kickoff.  All of a sudden a boy walks up and says, “Coach, I’m ready to play!”  “I’m sorry son, More...

Family marks 300 years in America, pays respects to Indians

MANHEIM, Pa. More...


Steelers shut down Bradford-less Vikings in 26-9 victory

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger took a knee in prayer then sprinted to midfield holding the flag honoring the man who helped guide the Pittsburgh Steelers from irrelevance into a dynasty. More...

Monday Morning Quarterback

...A look at the weekend in Football

HIGH SCHOOL   Gateway 54, Armstrong 13  More...

Suarez, Gennett 2-run homers push Reds to 5-2 win over Bucs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pittsburgh’s Gerrit Cole was on his way to a second straight impressive start on Sunday in Cincinnati.  A Reds offensive burst derailed him.  More...

Foursome arrested on drug charges stemming from probe into infant’s death

Drugs, paraphernalia recovered from home where deceased child was found in 2016

Four individuals and one minor were arrested on drug charges as part of an investigation into the death of a 3-month-old child in November 2016.  More...

Ford City library to host dinner theater comedy with a twist of murder

‘Till Death Do Us Part’ performance to be held Sept. 29

A wedding. A murder. More...

NRA Youth Field Day is planned for Armstrong County

Sept. 23 event to teach children about gun safety, proper handling technique

The Ford City Sportsmen’s Association will host a National Rifle Association (NRA) Youth Field Day from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. More...


Barbara Ann ‘Barb’ Hetrick


Barbara Ann “Barb” Hetrick, 83, of Kittanning, Pa., passed away Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Heritage Meadows Personal Care Home.  She was born Sept. More...

Brenda Mae (Watterson) Corp


Brenda Mae (Watterson) Corp, 66, of Meadville, died Friday Sept. 15, 2017, at home.  She was born March 30, 1951, in Kittanning to Earl F. Watterson and the late Phyllis J. More...

Lanne Morrison


Lanne Morrison, 58, of Kittanning, died quietly at home on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.  He was born on July 16, 1959, in Kittanning, to Arthur W. More...

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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Do Just One Thing

Buying used is an eco-friendly choice, but it’s not always the best one. When it comes to products designed to protect you, you should think twice about buying used. For babies and small children, never buy a used car seat. More...

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