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November 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Salvation Army donates ‘Famous’ tree

Teen members of the Kittanning chapter of the Salvation Army recently set up the Christmas tree at Famous Footwear at 10a Hilltop Plaza in East Franklin Township so donors can visit the location and More...

News

NEVER TOO LATE TO REMEMBER

LEFT: Ford City Veterans of Foreign War Post 4843 Commander Thomas D. More...

Law group to councilwoman: Stop blocking people on Facebook

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania is threatening to sue a city councilwoman for blocking constituents on Facebook.  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed Tuesday and Wednesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Mark David Hatfield, 35, of Gayle Drive, Washington, for theft by unlawful taking - movable property. Bond was set at $10,000;  More...

Sports

Armstrong football alumni prep for another year of annual football fun

For the last eight years, local Kittanning and Ford City alumni have made it their mission to continue the area’s football traditions. More...

Streaking Steelers, Titans look to make statement

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have a commanding lead in the AFC North and are in a two-way race with New England for homefield advantage throughout the AFC playoffs as Thanksgiving looms, exactly where they expected to be all along. More...

Eagles remain No. 1 in the latest Associated Press Pro32 poll

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite a week off, the Philadelphia Eagles are still on a roll.  The Eagles, one of two teams on a seven-game winning streak, maintained their top spot in the latest AP Pro 32 poll .  Philadelphia received all 12 firs More...

TACT to conduct ‘massive’ vehicle sale in December

Thirteen conveyances to be put up for bidding, board reports

Town & Country Transit (TACT) will be conducting a bidding sale of 13 of the agency’s vehicles throughout the beginning of December.  The sale was discussed Wednesday by TACT Operations Manager Tiffany Chaffee during the the regular mo More...

AHS students employ technological tools to create ‘quad-copter’ drones

Pupils further engineering prospects in the process of operating 3D printer with faculty guidance

As technology becomes an ever-increasingly prominent feature of everyday life, Armstrong Junior-Senior High School (AHS) students in faculty member Joshua Miklos’ classes are looking toward the future as they combine engineering and technology More...

Municipal authority tables talks on implementing security deposit

Monetary rendering would be required of delinquent customers

The board of directors of the Kittanning Borough Municipal Authority on Monday chose to table making a decision on requiring security deposits for delinquent customers.  At the monthly meeting of the authority’s board of directors, member More...

Obituaries

Charles ‘Chuck’ Sitch, Jr.

Evansville, Ind.

Charles “Chuck” Sitch, Jr., 82, of Evansville, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. More...

Willard D. ‘Pickles’ Myers, Jr.

Adrian

Willard D. “Pickles” Myers, Jr., 70, of Adrian, passed away Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.  He was born Dec. 30, 1946, in Kittanning, to Willard Myers, Sr. More...

Mary Louise Andryka

Kittanning

Mary Louise Andryka, 87, of Kittanning, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. A complete obituary will be published in the Friday edition of the Leader Times. Arrangements are being handled by Bauer Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 515 N. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 3-7 Night: 5-0  Pick 3 Day: 1-9-5 Night: 0-9-1  Pick 4 Day: 0-8-7-8 Night: 7-0-6-5  Pick 5 Day: 9-9-0-9-7 Night: 1-9-6-3-5  Treasure Hunt: 05-10-12-18-20   More...

Do Just One Thing

If you want to avoid the expense (and chemicals) of drycleaning your clothing, consider investing in a handheld portable steamer to use at home. Using just the power of regular tap water, hot steam helps blast away wrinkles. More...

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