The Daily Courier articles are only available to current print and online subscribers.
Please click here to
subscribe.

November 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Warrant issued for woman on homicide charge

A Uniontown woman was charged on Wednesday with criminal homicide after city police said she failed to give basic life-sustaining care to her brother.  An arrest warrant was issued for Leatha Mae Thorpe, 57, of 72 Murray Ave. More...

News

City municipal authority to buy Fayette EMS property

The Connellsville Municipal Authority is purchasing the Fayette EMS property on Arch Street as part of its plant improvement project.  More...

Everson man sentenced in sexual assault case

An Everson man was sentenced Wednesday to serve 15 to 30 months in state prison after he pleaded no contest earlier this month to charges stemming from the sexual assault of a child.  Michael Scott Brown, 45, appeared before Fayette County Judge More...

Man accused of sexually assaulting boy in Connellsville

A Uniontown man was charged on Wednesday with sexually assaulting a boy multiple times in Connellsville.  An arrest warrant was to be issued for Joshua Luke Hall, 33, of 27 1/2 Locust St., on four counts each of deviate sexual intercourse, sexua More...

Opinion

It’s time for early voting to begin in Pa.

(AP) –– It wasn’t just a voter referendum on President Donald Trump that changed the Pennsylvania landscape in last week’s midterm elections. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Remembrance in midst of endless war

WASHINGTON –– By all accounts, it was a fine Armistice Day remembrance.  More...

Sports

Detwiler to swim for Panthers

When Connellsville senior and standout swimmer Tatum Detwiler started thinking about where she would like to attend college, the University of Pittsburgh did not immediately come to mind.  “I really didn’t think about going there,&rd More...

Pens’ GM Rutherford signs new deal, trades for Pearson

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jim Rutherford celebrated a new contract in the most expected of ways: by putting together a trade he hopes will jump-start his struggling team.  More...

Steelers move on without Bell

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent the better part of 10 months waiting on Le’Veon Bell to show up for work. More...

Mt. Pleasant School Board rejects fact-finder’s report

Mt. Pleasant Area School Directors voted this week to reject the fact-finder’s report that deals with a potential contract for the Mt. More...

Police: Uniontown man neglected brother, charged with homicide

A Uniontown man failed to take care of his 40-year-old paraplegic brother, allowing him to sit in his own waste and to have insects on his body before he died, city police said.  Mark Charles Matlock, 38, of 27 Lenox St., was arraigned on Tuesda More...

Ex-bartender sentenced in American Legion fire

A Fairchance man was sentenced on Wednesday to serve up to eight years in state prison for setting the fire that destroyed the American Legion post in South Union Township this past summer.  More...

Obituaries

Michelle K. Baccanti

Connellsville

Michelle K. Baccanti, 40, of Connellsville, died Saturday, Nov.10, 2018, at her home.  She was born June 14, 1978, in Connellsville, a daughter of Michael Boyd Sr. of Masontown and Hazel Porterfield Boyd of Mt. More...

Margaret E. Gemas

Connellsville

Margaret E. “Marge” Willard Gemas, 79, of Connellsville, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at her home.  She was born Dec. More...

Stephen R. Laskey

Mt. Pleasant

Stephen R. “Steve” Laskey, 59, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Nov. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

Full Story

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 0-9 Night: 9-2  Pick 3 Day: 7-5-8 Night: 0-2-0  Pick 4 Day: 7-0-6-4 Night: 9-3-6-2  Pick 5 Day: 9-1-6-9-6 Night: 2-4-7-1-6  Wild Day: 8 Night: 3   More...

Do Just One Thing

Why buy it when you can DIY it? Packing peanuts are a common household item people save or receive during the holidays when getting shipments at home. Instead of stringing popcorn as garland, think packing peanuts instead. More...

Click here for digital edition
2018-11-15 digital edition