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November 4, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

No tax hike projected in 2018 for Leechburg Borough

Official: increase possible in future

Members of the Leechburg Borough Council this week conducted an emergency budget meeting to discuss details of the municipality’s projected 2018 spending plan.  At the time, the borough was $140,000 over budget, according to Christian Vacc More...

Couple sells anniversary Ford Mustang, donates proceeds to animal shelter

Buffingtons donate $2,500 to Orphans of the Storm

When Sylvia and John Buffington, of Ford City, got married 55 years ago, they celebrated their first anniversary with the purchase of a 1964 Ford Mustang convertible vehicle.  While the Buffington couple enjoyed their car throughout the early y More...

News

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  * East Franklin Police Department, Kittanning Hose Co. No. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were committed Thursday and Friday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Brandon Michael Barnette, 32, no address given, on five bench warrant- failure to appear charges. More...

IN MEMORIAM

Local entrepreneur experiences wealth of success, numerous friendships forged

Templeton’s Samuel Charles Kube is fondly recalled for impact on multiple businesses both locally and abroad   Sam Kube’s personal touch in a professional setting was felt locally as much as it was welcomed globally.  More...

Sports

West Shamokin falls in first round of playoffs to Ligonier Valley, 50-26

LIGONIER — Visiting No. More...

West Shamokin relishes first District VI soccer title

Liam Alese capped his record setting junior season with the two biggest goals of his high school career in West Shamokin’s 3-2 double overtime victory over Everett in the District VI AA soccer championship at Mansion Park in Altoona Thursday ni More...

Dudek’s three touchdowns power Yale past Brown on national television, 34-7

Zane Dudek is used to showing up in a big way under the lights on Friday nights in November .  As a senior at Armstrong a year ago, Dudek smashed several WPIAL records, including most touchdowns and rushing yards in a single season, but was over More...

DECISION ‘17: 6 candidates vie for 3 seats on West Kittanning Borough Council

Trio of challengers, three incumbents face off for available, 4-year terms on governmental body

Six candidates -- three incumbents and three challengers -- are running for three seats, each of which carry a fouryear term, on the West Kittanning Borough Council.  The candidates include challenger Carol Augustine, challenger Bernie Bowser Sr More...

DECISION ‘17: Sugarcreek Township pair to vie for 6-year supervisor term

Newcomers Randall Patsy, Ronald Vlassich each want to serve their community

Two candidates will face off in the Nov. More...

Juvenile struck by car in Apollo Borough

According to Apollo Borough police an 8-year-old juvenile, who police declined to identify, was struck by a car in the borough, at approximately 5 p.m. Friday afternoon. More...

DECISION ‘17: 4th Ward race pits 2-term incumbent against challenger

Andy Peters seeks 3rd term on borough council

When Kittanning Borough voters go to the polls on Nov. 7, only one ward will have a contested race for a seat on the Kit- -tanning Borough Council. More...

Obituaries

Lindsey Ronald Clever

KITTANNING

Beloved Husband, Father, and Grandfather, Lindsey Ronald Clever, 60, of Kittanning, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. More...

Benjamin O. Wood

ELDERTON

Benjamin O. Wood, 73, of Elderton, went to heaven Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, at home surrounded by family and “Jazie” and “Tikie” (dogs).  He was born Aug. More...

Walter H. Claypool

JAMESTOWN, OHIO

Walter H. Claypool, 70, of Jamestown, Ohio, formerly of Kittanning, left this world on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, to be with our Lord. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Mantini Funeral Home, Inc., 701 Sixth Ave., Ford City. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-3 Night: 7-1  Pick 3 Day: 7-8-4 Night: 5-9-5  Pick 4 Day: 7-1-4-1 Night: 9-0-3-2  Pick 5 Day: 0-7-6-6-0 Night: 2-4-9-7-3  Treasure Hunt: 02-06-19-24-29   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you have artificial seasonal wreaths or other outdoor decorations that you use year after year, one thing that can cause them to deteriorate over time is ultraviolet light from the sun’s rays. More...

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