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October 2, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Event to shine a light on Danny ‘Dan-O-Mite’ Markel

Muscular Dystrophy Walk-A-Thon is Oct. 7 at East Brady church

It’s his sense of humor that stands out. Danny Markel has always maintained a contagious smile and wry wit, all despite battling Muscular Dystrophy since birth. More...

News

Veterans take patriotic stand with students

United States veterans of military service who attended Friday’s West Shamokin Wolves varsity football team home game against Ligonier Valley joined the school’s marching band and cheerle More...

Woman charged after firing pistol in school parking lot

A 37-year-old Indiana County woman was recently charged with one count of recklessly endangering another person after Pennsylvania State Police reported she allegedly unintentionally fired a pistol in the parking lot of the Purchase Line Elementary S More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed to the Armstrong County Jail over the weekend:  * Kenneth Marlin Boarts, 40, of 1300 Johnson Ave., Kittanning, for a bench warrant - failure to appear. No bond was listed;  More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 9-4 Night: 0-8  Pick 3 Day: 7-9-6 Night: 9-4-8  Pick 4 Day: 0-7-2-4 Night: 1-6-7-3  Pick 5 Day: 1-5-0-7-3 Night: 6-4-8-8-2  Treasure Hunt: 03-18-24-27-28   More...

Do Just One Thing

One of the best investments you can make for both your home and health is to hire an HVAC technician during the fall to inspect your furnace or heat pump. More...

Renowned priest voices message for St. Mary parishioners

The Rev. Larry Richards -- a nationally known priest, speaker and author from the Diocese of Erie -- on Saturday answers questions during a family-based retreat he conducted at St. More...

Armstrong County prepares to commence interim real estate tax billing in 2018

Official forecasts taxing of assessed additions to properties following initial collection cycle

On the heels of a decision by Armstrong County’s board of commissioners to enact interim billing on county real estate taxes starting in 2018, Jeanne Englert, the county’s director of tax revenue and chief assessor, recently took time to further spec More...

Obituaries

Kathryn A. Swartz

Kittanning

Kathryn A. Swartz, 69, of Kittanning, passed away Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at her home.  She was born May 9, 1948, in Kittanning, the daughter of Wilbur M. and Mary Ellen (Stebick) Bowers.  More...

Angelo G. Pozzuto

Kittanning

Angelo G. Pozzuto, 90, of Kittanning, died Friday, Sept. More...

Helen (Barnett) Miller

Dayton

Helen (Barnett) Miller, 87, of Dayton, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at Margaret Manor Personal Care Home.  Helen was born June 24, 1930, in West Mahoning Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania. More...

Sports

Nats’ Gio Gonzalez gives up 5 in 1st of 11-8 loss to Pirates

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gio Gonzalez did not sound like someone who wanted to pitch in a meaningless regular-season finale. Didn’t exactly pitch like it, either. More...

River Hawks, Dudek shine in banner weekend for Armstrong football

HIGH SCHOOL  Armstrong 27, Plum 14  More...

Steelers savor rare win in Baltimore, even in Week 4

BALTIMORE (AP) — Whether it’s early in the season, late in the year or in the postseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers will always derive satisfaction from beating the Baltimore Ravens — especially on the road.  More...

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