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September 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Renshaw Family Farm to celebrate fall with pumpkin festival

New and expanded activities highlight this year’s festivities

The 9th Renshaw Farms Annual Pumpkin Festival will last throughout the month of October at 314 Ford City Road in Freeport.  The festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sept. 30-Oct.1, Oct. 6-8, Oct. 13- 15, Oct. 20-22, and Oct. More...



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

PSP update on Cowanshannock vehicle crash

Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) said a vehicle crash took place at 11:48 a.m. Sept. More...


Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * East Franklin Township Fire Department, Applewold Fire Department, and East Franklin Police Department responded to an automatic fire alarm 10:04 a.m. Sept. More...


Howard’s 19-yard TD in OT leads Bears over Steelers, 23-17

CHICAGO (AP) — Jordan Howard pushed through the pain in his right shoulder to give the Bears the lift they needed.  Howard scored on a 19-yard run in overtime to lead Chicago to a 23-17 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.  More...


...A glance at the weekend in Football

HIGH SCHOOL  Franklin Regional 26,  Armstrong 23  More...

Cardinals stumble again with 4-1 loss to Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are running out of time to make their September surge extend their season beyond the first day of October.  More...

Scribe with local roots awaits publication of short story

Rural Valley native Terri Kiral to help launch anthology in November

Tucked away in a corner of her family’s living room in Rural Valley, Terri Kiral would while away hours of her childhood listening to yarns spun by her elders with her cousin, Anna Maria Spera. More...

IUP Northpointe campus presents new respiratory care program

Students can now graduate with health care degree directly from local site

As college students are settling into their first semester of the year, Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s (IUP) Northpointe campus has provided enrollees with a Respiratory Care program.  Th program enables students to graduate with a B More...


Betty G. (Steim) Caruso


Betty G. (Steim) Caruso, 94, of Kittanning, passed away comfortably and peacefully on Saturday, Sept. More...

Richard E. King

Ford City

Richard E. King, 91, of Ford City, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  He was born Nov. More...

Angela Diane (Crownover) Shannon

Gilpin Township

Angela Diane (Crownover) Shannon, 51, of Gilpin Township, Pa., passed away on Friday, Sept. More...

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-1 Night: 2-8  Pick 3 Day: 9-3-8 Night: 1-7-7  Pick 4 Day: 6-6-3-8 Night: 9-6-5-0  Pick 5 Day: 6-6-8-8-9 Night: 4-6-3-3-8  Treasure Hunt: 02-22-25-27-28   More...

Do Just One Thing

Fall is the best time to both fertilize your lawn and to get it ready for the harsh winter months. Instead of buying chemical or store-bought organic fertilizers, you can use what your lawn and trees already provide. More...

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