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December 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Kittanning mulls options over incomplete paving project

Contractor is well past deadline on project; council also votes to remove three parking meters

With work remaining incomplete on Mulberry Street and the McKean Street parking lot, Kittanning Borough Council is continuing to weigh its options over what it will do about delinquent contractor R&B Contracting and Excavation.  More...

News

Ford City woman charged with selling $450 worth of heroin

Shawna Prunty allegedly had a child with her when the deal was made

A Ford City woman has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of children, in regard to an alleged incident that occurred Sept. More...

Leechburg Volunteer Fire Co. to host inaugural Christmas bingo event

The event will feature different holiday-themed gift baskets and prizes

The Leechburg Volunteer Fire Co. (LVFC) will host its inaugural Christmas Bingo event at 7 p.m. Dec. More...

Attempted homicide, burglary in Butler County

Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) are seeking two suspects in connection with an attempted homicide and burglary, which reportedly occurred between 6:15-6:30 a.m. Dec. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 4-9 Night: 4-5  Pick 3 Day: 4-2-3 Night: 4-6-4  Pick 4 Day: 0-1-7-4 Night: 4-3-4-4  Pick 5 Day: 5-9-5-4-0 Night: 5-7-9-2-9  Treasure Hunt: 01-04-15-27-28   More...

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In 1492, Christopher Columbus became the first European to set foot on the island of Hispaniola, now the Dominican Republic and Haiti.  In 1790, the U.S. More...

Taking a swing at success

Ford City Borough native Brett Thomaswick found golf in an unexpected way, but he has now made a life out of the sport he loves. More...

Apollo-Ridge appoints, approves school district council positions

Apollo-Ridge School District’s board of education on Tuesday held its yearly re-organizational meeting, during which council certified the election of four board members, and accepted nominations and votes for the respective posts of 2018 board More...

Alpha Delta Kappa International Educational Sorority Pi Chapter meets

After the recently conducted business meeting of the Alpha Delta Kappa International Educational Sorority Pi Chapter, the fresh Christmas greens fundraiser items were distributed. More...

Obituaries

Richard Charles ‘Dick’ Gill

Wattersonville, formerly of Slippery Rock

Richard Charles “Dick” Gill, 72 of Wattersonville, and formerly of Slippery Rock, passed away peacefully at Concordia Lutheran Ministries facility in Cabot, on Tuesday, Dec. More...

Sports

Thomaswick continues to thrive on the links and life through his love of golf

Brett Thomaswick’s first love wasn’t golf, but a chance happening helped cultivate a love that far exceeded anything even he would have expected.  More...

Steelers LB Shazier remains in hospital with back injury

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier remained in a Cincinnati hospital on Tuesday while dealing with a back injury that left his teammates shaken but cautiously optimistic. More...

Minus Lundqvist, Rangers edge Penguins, 4-3

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ondrej Pavelec stopped 41 shots while filling in for late scratch Henrik Lundqvist to help the New York Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday.  More...

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