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October 4, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Sagamore man to stand trial on alleged armed robbery charge

Joseph Donald McCutcheon III reportedly connected to local Subway incident

Joseph Donald McCutcheon III, 36, of Sagamore, on Tuesday waived his right to a preliminary hearing at the office Ford City Magisterial District Judge J. Gary DeComo, in regard to an alleged robbery incident.  More...

News

Local laundromat is temporarily disabled by dryer fire

The Ford City Hose Co. No. 1, Ford City Police Department, and Ford City Ambulance responded to a fire at 2:58 p.m. Tuesday at the Ford City Coin-Op Laundromat on Fifth Avenue in the borough. More...

Defaced Armstrong County bridge monitored for ongoing vandalism

The Beatty Mills Bridge in North Buffalo Township, defaced by repeated acts of graffiti vandalism, is being monitored by authorities.  A reward of up to $500 is being offered for information leading to the person or persons responsible for vanda More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Ashley Marie Eicheldinger, 30, of 432 Washington Ave., Leechburg, for a DUI - controlled substance. More...

Sports

River Hawks rout Woodland Hills on Pink Out Night, 3-0

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and for as long as Armstrong volleyball head coach Andrea Lasher can remember, her teams have sported pink jerseys in honor of the cause. More...

Wolves bounce Bulldogs

West Shamokin’s Liam Alese (above) heads a ball off of a free kick during the first half of the Wolves’ 10-0 victory over Redbank Valley on Tuesday. More...

Steelers LB Shazier leads defensive turnaround

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Shazier wants to redefine the linebacker position. More...

Fire deals heavy damage to Manor Township businesses

A Pennsylvania State Police fire marshal is investigating the cause of a fire, which broke out at the Manor Inn and Mario’s Pizza and More on Hill Street in Manor Township early Tuesday morning More...

Symbol of solidarity

Members of the Armstrong River Hawks girls’ volleyball team pose Tuesday in the shape of a breast cancer awareness pink ribbon after the team’s 3-0 victory over Woodland Hills at Armstron More...

Local Rotary Clubs offer students the opportunity to study abroad

Potential Armstrong County participants are welcomed to inquire

Local Rotary Clubs are once again providing their long-standing tradition of opportunities for high school aged students to live and study abroad for an entire year.  Jeff Simmons, Rotary District   More...

Obituaries

Mary Louise Rupp

Templeton

Mary Louise Rupp, 70, of Templeton, passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, at ACMH Hospital.  She was born Aug. 26, 1947, in Brookville, the daughter of Elcana A. and Hazel Louise (Cook) Guntrum.  More...

John Paul ‘Jack’ Paine

Philadelphia

John Paul “Jack” Paine, 89, of Philadelphia, died Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at the Philadelphia VA Hospital.  He was born Jan. More...

Kathleen J. Gardner

Huntsville, Ala.

Kathleen J. Gardner, 80, of Huntsville, Ala., passed away suddenly on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017. She was born Aug. 31, 1937. Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, Catherine A. Schmaus Lunz and Joseph J. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 0-0 Night: 9-0  Pick 3 Day: 0-9-0 Night: 7-8-9  Pick 4 Day: 5-5-9-8 Night: 5-8-1-1  Pick 5 Day: 2-0-7-5-0 Night: 6-5-1-5-0  Treasure Hunt: 09-12-18-20-23   More...

Do Just One Thing

Cooler temps mean the water in your backyard pool needs to be drained to ready it for winter. Instead of draining the water out completely, you can recycle and reuse it to hydrate your lawn and garden areas. More...

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