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September 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Worthington Lions Club prepares for annual 5K race

Event to aid various community outreach projects, charitable entities

The fourth annual Worthington Lions Club Buffalo Creek 5K Race will take place at 3 p.m. Oct. 8 at Buffalo Creek (Beattys Mill Road) on Hogg Road in the borough.  More...

Roaring Run Watershed Association presents ideas to expand launch sites

Organization seeks to further connect with Apollo Borough through creative development

Roaring Run Watershed Association (RRWA) officials on Thursday addressed Apollo Borough Council regarding their interest in building a primitive kayak/canoe boat launch in the Apollo area, as well as a handicapped fishing pier.  More...

News

Emergency construction to close 500 block of North Water Street for 2-3 weeks

Employees of Clarion-based Terra Works met Thursday at the 500 block of North Water Street in Kittanning Borough ahead of planned emergency construction scheduled to commence Monday to repair a sinkh More...

Borough paves streets as part of multimodal project

Milling, paving and the installation of ADA ramps in a section of Kittanning Borough was completed this week, improving access for motorists traveling to and from downtown Kittanning.  More...

Facing criticism, Trump clears way for more Puerto Rico aid

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — President Donald Trump cleared the way Thursday for more supplies to head to Puerto Rico and tweeted that relief was getting through, but on the island food and water remained scarce in devastated towns where a grow More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 7-4 Night: 6-4  Pick 3 Day: 3-3-3 Night: 9-4-8  Pick 4 Day: 0-5-2-9 Night: 4-6-0-3  Pick 5 Day: 4-1-0-9-6 Night: 5-8-3-4-6  Treasure Hunt: 06-17-23-24-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

Some of the biggest culprits for massive energy loss in the winter months are window-mounted air conditioner units. More...

Gilpin Township police arrest suspected drug dealer

Dennis Kreashko found to be in possession of large amounts of cash, drugs and weapons

Gilpin Township Police Department arrested a suspected drug dealer on Sept. 27 on numerous felony drug charges after he was found to be in possession of drugs more than $3,100 in cash during a routine traffic stop.  More...

East Franklin Township agrees to allow state bridge replacement

Initiative is part of the PennDOT Highway Transfer Project

East Franklin Township’s board of supervisors passed a resolution to allow the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to replace a bridge structure in the township during its meeting Thursday.  More...

County commissioners host final town hall meeting

Board takes questions from public at Apollo-Ridge High School

Armstrong County’s board of commissioners on Thursday held its final scheduled town hall meeting.  Throughout the month of September, the commissioners held four town halls in different parts of the county.  Last evening’s meeti More...

Obituaries

Joseph B. Galusick

Yatesboro

Joseph B. Galusick, 92, of Yatesboro, died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at his residence. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Carson/Boyer Funeral Home, Inc., 724 W. Main St., Rural Valley. More...

Helen Warcholak

Ford City

Helen Warcholak, 93, of Ford City, died Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at her residence. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Mantini Funeral Home, Inc., 701 Sixth Ave., Ford City.   More...

Sports

Week 5: High School Football Previews

River Hawks look to end loosing skid; Wolves brace for powerhouse Ligonier Valley

Armstrong (2-3) vs. Plum (2-3) More...

Steelers defense look for bounce back performance against Ravens

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like any defensive coordinator worth his gameplan, Keith Butler knew what was coming.  So when the man in charge of getting the Pittsburgh Steelers in the right spots approached reporters on Thursday for his weekly chat, More...

Local Scores

Girls Golf  Indiana 201, Armstrong 212   Indiana Quinn Martineau 47  Sydney Brice 49 Shreya Bharadwaj 50  Hannah Reilly 54   More...

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