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July 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Engineer’s report: Ford City Borough water plant project is nearly completed

Ford City Borough Council on Monday listened to Peter Buss, a representative of Gibson-Thomas Engineering, render an update on the municipality’s water treatment plant construction project.  “We are about 90 percent complete,” More...

News

Child recovering following near-drowning incident

A 4-year-old girl who was discovered unconscious in a pool Friday is recovering, according to Manor Township Police Chief Eric Petrosky.  The near drowning incident occurred at approximately 4:20 p.m. More...

SENTENCES

The following is a partial list of criminal cases handled by Armstrong County Judge James J. Panchik on July 18. Unless otherwise noted, court costs and supervision fees are to be paid by the defendant:  More...

Schrecengost-Dichiera

Krista Shirley Schrecengost and Christopher Anthony Dichiera were united in marriage June 17 at St. Sebastian Parish, Pittsburgh.  The Rev. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-5 Night: 4-7  Pick 3 Day: 0-1-2 Night: 3-1-1  Pick 4 Day: 9-4-7-8 Night: 4-5-5-9  Pick 5 Day: 4-8-9-6-1 Night: 1-2-0-2-1  Treasure Hunt: 05-07-14-27-28   More...

Do Just One Thing

Is it OK to take down an abandoned bird’s nest? Generally, the answer is no. First, in many states it’s illegal to remove a nest, depending on the species of bird and what stage of use it’s in. More...

Former Apollo pastor charged with abuse of minor

The Rev. John T. Sweeney to face charge for alleged 1990s incident

A former pastor of St. James the Greater Parish in Apollo has been arrested and charged with one felony count of sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Diocese of Greensburg.  The Rev. John T. More...

Community rallies to rescue kitten thrown out of moving vehicle

Kittanning’s Krisi and Dillon Pelegrinelli adopt animal

While recently driving down State Route 28 in Slate Lick near Exit 18, a woman noticed that a passenger in the car in front of her threw a small kitten out of their moving vehicle.  After stopping near the exit on July 19 to find that cat on her More...

Obituaries

Margaret E. (Johnson) Milligan

KITTANNING

Margaret E. (Johnson) Milligan, 93, of Kittanning, died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Kittanning Care Center.  She was born on Jan. 6, 1924, in Kittanning to the late Ralph and Laura (Opel) Johnson.  More...

Sports

49th Ding-A-Ling Softball Tournament back for another year of traditions and family fun

For the last 48 summers, the Ding-A-Ling Softball Tournament has featured Super Bowl champions, players who have competed for decades, and rich traditions that have kept teams coming back year after year.  More...

FREEPORT INTERNATIONAL BASEBALL INVITATIONAL 2017

Having the chance to compete against players from different continents is a common occurance at the Freeport International Baseball Invitational, which concluded on Saturday night with the USA vs. More...

White Sox halt Cubs’ winning ways with 3-1 win

CHICAGO (AP) — Just getting a win against any team, anywhere, felt good for the scuffling Chicago White Sox.  That it came at Wrigley Field against the Cubs made it a little sweeter.  Adam Engel and Matt Davidson homered and the White More...

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