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October 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Speaker to address issue of navigating the world after loss

Ford City Public Library to play host to Gayle Wright, who has authored book on the challenges of widowhood

When Gayle Wright’s husband died at 62 in 2011, she was suddenly thrust into not only learning how to cope with her grief, but how to manage financial matters and navigate her way as a widow. More...

News

News to Use

Meetings: • The Ford City High School class of 1941 will meet at noon Oct. 31 at Falsetti’s Villa, 1563 Ford City Road, Cadogan. Spouses and guests are welcome. For information, call 724- 919-9554. More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 4-6 Night: 5-9 Pick 3 Day: 6-9-6 Night: 9-5-8 Pick 4 Day: 9-7-3-4 Night: 0-6-7-1 Pick 5 Day: 2-3-3-1-0 Night: 7-4-8-0-9 Treasure Hunt: 01-11-17-21-30 Cash 5: 02-16-39-40-43 Mega Millions: 20-24-34-56-64 Mega Ball: 06 Megaplier: 04 More...

Multiple crews battle late-night blaze at local trucking company

Crews from Elderton Borough Volunteer Fire Department led numerous area departments in responding Tuesday evening to a fire at Stivason & Sons Trucking, Inc., at 390 North Long Run Road in South More...

Sports

Apollo-Ridge’s Ost receives Extra Effort Award

Apollo-Ridge senior Megan Ost has been one of the best examples of what it means to be a student/ athlete and her hard work and dedication helped her collect the honor of being named KDKA’s Extra Effort award winner.  More...

LEADER TIMES ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

It has not only been an outstanding season on the pitch for West Shamokin midfielder Liam Alese, it has been an outstanding career.  Alese shattered his own school record of 33 goals, set a year ago during his junior season, and pumped in 47 goa More...

Kessel’s OT winner lifts Penguins past Oilers, 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel found a way to upstage Sidney Crosby and Connor Mc- David.  The Pittsburgh forward raced down the slot and beat goalie Cam Talbot 42 seconds into overtime to give the Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Edmonton O More...

Templeton man sentenced for incident involving minor

Richard Patrick Clark to serve from 9-to-30 months in jail

Richard Patrick Clark, 34, of Templeton, on Tuesday was sentenced to a minimum of nine months in jail, with a maximum sentence of 30 months, in connection a 2014 incident involving a East Franklin Township minor. More...

Assault charges against Tennessee man dismissed

Magistrate makes decision after alleged victim fails to appear at preliminary hearing

Assault charges against Benji Moonstone Burgess, 45, of Erwin, Tenn. More...

Leechburg Borough Council to take steps towards reducing sediment from river, stream

Moves come in response to a state MS4 program report delivered by Senate Engineering official

Leechburg Borough Council recently announced it will take steps to help remove excess sediment and other materials from the nearby Kiskiminetas River and Brady Run.   More...

Obituaries

Lavelle C. Bothel

INDIANA

Lavelle C. Bothel, 85, of Indiana, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at her residence.  A daughter of the late Vernon R., Sr., and Bernice L. Shearer Claypoole, she was born Jan. 8, 1932, in Worthington.  More...

Paul K. Kirkwood

KITTANNING

Paul K. Kirkwood, 76, of Kittanning, died Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at Premier Armstrong Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility.  He was born Oct. More...

Steve J. Kasan

FORD CITY

Steve J. Kasan, 96, of Ford City, died Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at Kittanning Care.  He was born May 25, 1921, in Ford City, to Stefan and Anna Soska Kasan.  Steve was retired from Allegheny Ludlum.  He was a World War II U.S. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Do Just One Thing

by Danny Seo

Tuna is the third most popular seafood in America, right behind shrimp and salmon. And most of that tuna is bought in the canned variety. More...

ON THIS DATE

ON THIS DATE: In 1415, King Henry V led his English forces to victory at the Battle of Agincourt in northern France.  In 1971, the U.N. More...

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