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December 2, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Family fun and yuletide cheer planned for inaugural Renshaw Farms Christmas Festival

The event will feature appearances by Santa Claus and the Grinch

Starting today, Renshaw Farms in South Buffalo will play host to its inaugural Christmas Festival throughout the month of December leading up to the yuletide holiday.  The festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday; Dec. More...

News

GLIMPSE OF THE PAST

Cove Schoolhouse -- Circa 1936

Tom Hollobaugh, 88, of New Bethlehem, provided this photograph of the Cove Schoolhouse circa 1936. The school was set across Routes 28/66 from Cowell Cemetery. More...

State police probe single-vehicle crash resulting in injury as possible DUI

Pennsylvania State Police as of Friday’s production deadline were investigating a single vehicle crash that had occurred at 5:01 p.m. Friday on Dayton Road in Redbank Township. More...

POLICE REPORT

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

Sports

Steelers searching to cure Big Play Blues against Bengals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Heading into December, the numbers are gaudy.  Second in sacks.  Third against the pass.  Fourth in total yards allowed.  Fourth in points against.  Fifth in interceptions.  More...

Clean Sweep: Saquon Barkley Nets Historic Big Ten Awards Haul

If he’s going to greener pastures, Saquon Barkley is bringing along every piece of Big Ten hardware he possibly could have won.  More...

LEADER TIMES PREDICTIONS

NFL Playoffs Edition - American Football Conference

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Voices bring festive holiday tidings

Members of the West Shamokin Junior-Senior High School chorus held their winter holiday concert Thursday evening, under the direction of choir director Emily King, kicking off the first seasonal conc More...

State police arrest Arnold man with history of felony drug charges

Joshua Leroy McNeil found with cash, suspected cocaine, according to police

Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) this week arrested an Arnold man with a history of drug offenses.  Joshua Leroy McNeil, 36, pled guilty to a felony charge of the manufacture, delivery or possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufa More...

Lenape Joint Operating Committee expresses statewide need for nurse practitioners, welders

Local technical school’s program is commonwealth’s largest, according to board member Susan Wenckowski, upon rendering update to Apollo-Ridge School District officials

The Lenape Joint Operating Committee (JOC) recently held its November monthly meeting, during which its members discussed the school’s statewide recognized nursing program, and recently awarded grant money towards their welding curriculum.  More...

Obituaries

Raymond M. French, Sr.

Rural Valley

On Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, an amazing, caring man and “old goat,” Raymond M. French, Sr., 69, of Rural Valley, departed this earth or “kicked the bucket” with his loving family by his side at ACMH Hospital.  More...

George P. Jordan

South Buffalo

George P. Jordan, 81, of South Buffalo Township, passed away Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, surrounded by family at his residence.  George was born in Kittanning, on Feb. 8, 1936, a son of the late Elizabeth (Beuchner) and James W. More...

Sara (Topic) Christoff

Rural Valley

Sara (Topic) Christoff, 100, of Rural Valley, passed away on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at St. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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ON THIS DATE

In 1823, President James Monroe announced a policy aimed at preventing further European colonization of the Americas, later known as the Monroe Doctrine.  In 1927, Ford Motor Co. More...

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