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October 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Active shooter training scheduled at Harvest Community Church

Session for public at large will take place Oct. 22

The tragic tremors from incidents involving active shooters on a national scale have reverberated into Armstrong County.   More...

ASD to battle Harlem Wizards in exhibition basketball game

Girls’ varsity basketball boosters program to benefit

Principals, teachers and students from the Armstrong School District (ASD), including representatives from both West Hills schools, as well as the Lenape Technical School, will play host to an exhibition basketball game against the Harlem Wizards bas More...

News

State police investigating incident of elder fraud

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a case of theft by deception which occurred between the hours of 5-9 p.m. Oct. More...

Armstrong Conservation District conducts 2017 fall tour

Attendees of the Armstrong Conservation District’s 2017 Fall Conservation Tour were bused from the district’s headquarters to multiple conservation project sites. More...

Trump’s ‘Obamacare’ move jolts health care, political worlds

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America’s health care and political worlds alike, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance markets and shove More...

Sports

Balance of the B’s

Brown, Bell help propel Pittsburgh past Kansas City 19-13 to defeat NFL’s last unbeaten

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell ran for 179 yards and a touchdown, Antonio Brown made an acrobatic touchdown catch in the fourth quarter and the Pittsburgh Steelers held on to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 19-13 on Sunday.  More...

Penn State up to 2 behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama

Penn State has climbed to No. 2 in The Associated Press College football poll behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama after a wild weekend of upsets gave the Top 25 a major makeover.  More...

Monday Morning Quarterback

HIGH SCHOOL  Redbank Valley 52, Saint Marys 7   More...

Democrat Sandy Bauer hopes to be first woman mayor, enforce ordinances

The last time Sandy Bauer ran for Kittanning Borough mayor, she took on incumbent Mayor Kirk Atwood. That was in 2013, and Bauer said she learned through that experience that taking down an incumbent is difficult. More...

Republican Scott Kline aims to work with police, have town hall meetings

As the Nov. More...

Podiatrist joins The Foot and Ankle Wellness Center of Western Pennsylvania’s Ford City practice

Dr. Tad Borland envisions extensive future in close-to-home patient care

The foot quite literally represents the foundation of human functionality. It also typifies one of several factors that led Dr. Tad Borland to walk the path of a podiatrist. More...

Obituaries

Joseph Dominic Rugini

Kittanning

Mr. Joseph Dominic Rugini, 68, of Kittanning died Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at Oakland Veterans Hospital, Pittsburgh.  He was born Nov. 15, 1948, in Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pa., to Domenic and Ruby (Yockey) Rugini.  Mr. More...

Elizabeth Gribik

Ford City

Elizabeth Gribik, 97, of Ford City, passed away on Oct. 14, 2017, at the Armstrong County Health Center.  Elizabeth was born on Nov. 7, 1919, in Kittanning to John and Elizabeth (Gayda) Gribik. More...

Rudolph (Rudy) King

Kittanning

Rudolph (Rudy) King, 75, of Kittanning, passed away on Oct. 14, 2017, at ACMH Hospital. Rudy was born on Dec. 3, 1941, in Cadogan to Harmon King and Elvera Chemelli Felix. Rudy married Carolyn Miller King on Oct. 11, 1960. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-5 Night: 8-8  Pick 3 Day: 4-1-6 Night: 6-6-3  Pick 4 Day: 1-4-7-8 Night: 3-3-4-1  Pick 5 Day: 5-0-5-3-1 Night: 6-0-9-3-5  Treasure Hunt: 02-09-13-14-15   More...

Do Just One Thing

Here’s a feature your dishwasher may have that you don’t know about: a delay button. After you’ve finished dinner and loaded up the dishwasher, add the 6-hour delay function to your wash. More...

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