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November 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

AJSHS students conduct unique fundraiser

A portion of the initiative’s proceeds will benefit HAVIN in Kittanning

Students from Armstrong Junior-Senior High School are participating in a unique fundraising initiative this holiday season.  They are making what they have termed as being, “Unicorn Poop,” or bath fizzies to help raise money for Help More...

News

Pennsylvania State Police announce DUI checkpoints for Thanksgiving holiday week

Pennsylvania State Police — Troop D — Kittanning will be conducting roving and stationary DUI patrols through Nov. More...

POLICE REPORT

Pennsylvania State Police issued the following report on recent, alleged incidents:  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were recently committed to the Armstrong County Jail:  * Krista Lee Crawford, 33, of Cherry Street, Worthington, on a parole violation. No bond was listed;  More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 2-7 Night: 9-9  Pick 3 Day: 3-6-4 Night: 9-0-6  Pick 4 Day: 8-6-0-9 Night: 7-3-8-5  Pick 5 Day: 6-9-2-8-7 Night: 1-7-0-3-1  Treasure Hunt: 01-08-15-26-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

There are myriad opinions about how to sanitize kitchen sponges, ranging from soaking them in bleach (yuck!) to zapping them in the microwave to using the hottest setting in the dishwasher to kill germs and bacteria. More...

Church hosts 11th annual Thanksgiving community dinner

ABOVE: On Monday evening, the New Life Center Assembly of God in Ford City played host to its 11th annual Thanksgiving community dinner. The dinner provides a free Thanksgiving meal to all who come through the doors. More...

ARC Manor board considers additional security measures

Organization receives proposal for installation of surveillance cameras

The board of directors of the ARC Manor addiction recovery center is weighing the possibility of installing security cameras on its premises in Kittanning Borough.  The organization’s board received a proposal from Kittanning-based 2 Krew More...

Apollo-Ridge School District board of education members analyze, discuss results of state test scores

Superintendent Matthew Curci reports students excel in science-related topics; faculty to place additional focus on mathematics

The Apollo-Ridge School District board of education met Monday evening for its monthly committee meeting, during which district Superintendent Dr. More...

Obituaries

James R. Johnston, Sr.

Winfield Township

James R. Johnston, Sr., 63, of Winfield Township, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, while in the company of family, at Butler County Memorial Hospital.  Jim was born in Natrona Heights, on Feb. 19, 1954. More...

Sports

LEADER TIMES Athlete of the Week

Claire Crytzer Freeport Yellowjackets Volleyball Athlete Info Grade 12 Position Libero Jersey Number 10 Height 5’6” More...

Early clinching strong possibility in several NFL divisions

No NFL coach would ever talk about clinching a division before the task was at hand.  So we’ll make up for that.  More...

River Hawks’ hockey wins fifth in a row with victory over Hempfield

The Armstrong River Hawks had a tough 2016 campaign and the move to the AA division this season was a welcomed one. More...

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