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November 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Resignation of township’s municipal authority board spurs emergency meeting

Prior members unaware authority had expired in 2014, new board asks for revival

For two years, the South Buffalo Township Municipal Authority’s board of directors operated unaware that the entity’s charter had expired on Jan. More...

Piecing it together

Local professional artist Laura Jean McLaughlin (left) helps Apollo-Ridge School District Superintendent Dr. More...

News

POLICE REPORT

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

Police chief: Accepted new job day before officer’s shooting

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. More...

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following report on recent incidents:  * Distant Area Fire Department and Pennsylvania State Police responded to a vehicle accident with entrapment at 9 a.m. Nov. More...

Sports

Crosby’s redirected goal in OT pushes Penguins past Flyers, 5-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby redirected Jake Guentzel’s shot past Philadelphia’s Bryan Elliott 1:48 into overtime as the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Flyers on Monday night.  More...

Tiger Woods getting strong reviews in return to golf

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — All eyes are on Tiger Woods and his return to golf, even the players he has to beat.  Especially the players.  Woods was on the back end of the practice range Monday at Albany Golf Club, hitting balls with Patri More...

LEADER TIMES Athlete of the Week

Successful programs are only as good as the talented players the fill the roster. More...

Ford City leaders weigh decision on governor’s mini-casino proposal

Borough council members want to hear from municipality’s residents before board’s next meeting Dec. 11

Ford City Borough Council will have until Dec. More...

Local schools to play host to holiday themed events with Santa Claus

West Shamokin, Armstrong high school LEO clubs give back to community

Members of a pair of LEO Clubs at Armstrong School District high schools are preparing to play host to events featuring visits from Santa Claus. More...

Suspected heroin dealer arrested in Kittanning Borough

Richard Chad Goldstrohm arrested following sting operation in September

A Kittanning Borough man accused of selling heroin out of his Orr Avenue residence was arrested on Friday.  According to an affidavit of probable cause filed on Oct. 3 by Armstrong County Det. More...

Obituaries

Frank Dlubak

Freeport

Frank Dlubak, 75, of Freeport, died on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.  Frank was born in Natrona Heights, on Jan. More...

D. Valjean Artman Summerhill

Parks Township

D. Valjean Artman Summerhill, 90, of Parks Township, died Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at her home on the family farm in Parks Township, and will be deeply missed by her loving family. She was born Dec. More...

Donald J. Campbell

Karns City

Donald J. Campbell, 62, of Karns City, died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at Butler Memorial Hospital.  Born July 12, 1955, in Butler, he was the son of Merle L. and Alene E. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-3 Night: 8-4  Pick 3 Day: 6-1-9 Night: 8-0-0  Pick 4 Day: 5-1-4-4 Night: 8-5-3-2  Pick 5 Day: 8-7-4-0-7 Night: 3-7-5-4-3  Treasure Hunt: 04-05-06-08-27   More...

Do Just One Thing

This may make you think twice about drinking soda: The high acidity in soda pop can help clean grouted tile countertops, floors or walls. More...

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