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October 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Erie to Pittsburgh Trial Alliance welcomes county commissioner during quarterly meeting

Pat Fabian discusses goal to create a trail head space downtown

The Erie to Pittsburgh Trail Alliance (EPTA) this week held its fourth 2017 quarterly meeting, at the Richard G. More...

Leechburg woman arrested due to alleged tie to suspected drug dealer

Holly Haslett is the girlfriend of recently arrested Dennis Kreashko

The Gilpin Township Police Department arrested Holly Haslett, 21, of Leechburg, the girlfriend of suspected drug dealer Dennis Kreashko, on Oct. 18 after some of her belongings were discovered in Kreashko’s residence.   More...

News

News to Use

Meeting: • The West Kittanning Senior Citizens will meet at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the West Kittan­ning Municipal Building, 229 Arthur St., West Kittanning. A pizza party will be held. All se­niors are encouraged to attend. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed this week to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Bobbi Sue Rocco, 35, no address given, on charges of simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, and harassment/strike by shove, kick, etc. More...

Armstrong County Deed Transfers

Applewold Borough  • No address provided, bought by Martha Denardo, from Franklin D. Emigh, Franklin D. Emigh Jr., Rith I. Schrecengost, Keith Schrecengost, Rita B. Emigh, Randell J. Emigh, Rebecca Emigh, $1;  Atwood Borough  More...

Sports

Armstrong jumps on Connellsville early in 57-22 win

Porter throws for 162 yards and five touchdowns in defeat of Falcons on Senior Night

The Armstrong River Hawks sent David “Red” Ullom Field out in style with a 57-22 victory over the Connellsville Falcons on Senior Night. More...

Apollo-Ridge fails to capitalize on Valley turnovers in 20-6 loss

On a night that felt as though the game should have been played a week earlier on Friday the 13th, the Apollo-Ridge Vikings and the Valley Vikings clashed in what might have been one of the more bizarre games of the WPIAL schedule.  More...

Wolves fall on the road in regular season finale to Colts

By the second half of their WPIAL AA Heritage Conference matchup Friday evening, the West Shamokin Wolves managed to adjust to the Northern Cambria Colts offense, but it was not enough as the Wolves ultimately lost 27-24.  More...

Local elementary schools recognize National Bullying Prevention Month

ASD officials try to help students understand how to identify, respond

In light of October being bullying prevention month, local educators and students have engaged in educational initiatives to bring light to the cause while instilling preventative and management measures. More...

Mechling-Shakley Veterans Center receives support from motorcycle club

The group will continue to offer support and host a pool tournament for veterans

The Mechling-Shakley Veterans Center, located on State Route 268 in Cowansville, recently received support and a surprise visit from an Ohio motorcycle club.  In late September, the Out Bad Motorcycle Club (MC), of Mahoning, Columbiana County, O More...

Apollo Borough Council considers new venue for operational headquarters

Governmental body also sets date for Halloween borough events

Apollo Borough Council this week voted to approve general business matters, discuss grant issues and approve bills.  More...

Obituaries

Raymond Lee Browell

Canonsburg

Raymond Lee Browell, 59, of Canonsburg, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Oct. More...

Genevieve Mae Sherwin

Petrolia

Genevieve Mae Sherwin, 79, of Bruin Road, Petrolia, went to be with the Lord late Thursday evening, Oct. 19, 2017, at ACMH Hospital with her loving husband and family by her side.  Genevieve was born in Indiana, Pa., on March 11, 1938. More...

Genevieve L. Ridenour

Manorville

Genevieve L. Ridenour, 92, of Manorville, died Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at her residence.  She was born May 1, 1925, in Manorville, to James and Anna McKernan Englert.  She went to St. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 9-5 Night: 3-7 Pick 3 Day: 6-2-3 Night: 6-0-0 Pick 4 Day: 3-6-8-6 Night: 0-2-7-3 Pick 5 Day: 0-9-7-5-5 Night: 6-2-5-9-9 Treasure Hunt: 07-12-13-14-21 More...

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