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September 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Armstrong School District graduate receives Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy award

Bill Hallman achieves distinction in Weather-News single story division

Armstrong School District alum Bill Hallman recently received an Emmy award for his producing skills in the Weather-News single story division at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Awards.  More...

News

No injuries result from Route 422 crash

The East Franklin Police Department, East Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department, Applewold Volunteer Fire Department, Pennsylvania State Police, and Kittanning Hose Co. No. More...

YARD OF THE MONTH

The Ford City Garden Club has given the “September Yard of the Month” award to Jessica Bure and Seth Martin, who reside at 302 11th St. in Ford City. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed to the Armstrong County Jail on Friday:  * Jamie Lynn Davis, 27, of 1549 Pennsylvania Ave., Monaca, for a violation of probation/ parole. No bond was listed;  * Morgan Maxine Mortimer, 20, of 209 N. More...

Sports

Late heroics help Freeport defeat Shady Side, 24-17

It was a nail-biting finale in Sarver in the WPIAL AAA Allegheny Conference showdown between the Freeport Yellowjackets and the Shady Side Academy Indians Friday evening, with a Freeport touchdown in the final minutes of play giving them a 24- 17 vic More...

Turning the Corner

Wolves use strong second half to down Marion Center, 31-8

A tour around the Heritage Conference presents different challenges throughout a particular sports season, and a stern test awaited the West Shamokin football team on Friday as they traveled to Marion Center to take on the pesky Stingers. More...

Armstrong drops third straight game in loss to Franklin Regional

The Armstrong River Hawks have experienced the highs and lows of high school football over the past two seasons. More...

State AG Josh Shapiro headed to Armstrong County for opioid talk

Official to discuss issue with EMS officials, local law enforcement on Monday

Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Josh Shapiro will stop in Armstrong County on Monday to meet with local EMS providers and police chiefs to discuss the opioid crisis.  A round table discussion will take place behind closed doors at 2:30 p.m More...

Roman Catholic parishes receive new Parochial Vicar from the Philippines

He hopes to spread the word of God to Catholics from another country and culture

When he was a child, the Rev. More...

Rural Valley prepares for 20th annual pumpkin fest

Event to take place Sept. 30 at Shannock Valley Recreation Park

The Shannock Valley Recreation Commission is officially down to their last week of preparation before hosting the 20th annual Rural Valley Pumpkin Fest. The festival itself will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. More...

Obituaries

William ‘Frank’ Rupert

Kittanning

William “Frank” Rupert, 83, of Kittanning, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  Born Jan. 2, 1934, in Garretts Run, he was the son of John D. and Sara B. More...

Alvin Jay ‘Bus’ Campbell, Jr.

Carlisle

Alvin Jay “Bus” Campbell, Jr., 90, of Carlisle, passed to eternal life on Thursday, Sept 21, 2017, at Forest Park Health Center, Carlisle.  He was born on Feb. 12, 1927, in Kittanning, and was a son of the late Alvin J. More...

David Leroy Hankey

Templeton

David Leroy Hankey, 56, of Templeton, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at home with his family by his side.  He was born Feb. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 9-5 Night: 7-8  Pick 3 Day: 6-2-6 Night: 9-6-9  Pick 4 Day: 7-7-5-5 Night: 8-7-5-8  Pick 5 Day: 2-6-2-3-1 Night: 7-7-6-9-7  Treasure Hunt: 07-08-14-17-24   More...

Do Just One Thing

What if every time you bought a cup of coffee, a pair of shoes or a bag of groceries, you could round up your purchase to the nearest dollar to help a worthy charity? A new smartphone app called Drops lets you do that, and it’s a cinch to use. More...

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