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April 25, 2016 RSS feed / News

Serbia’s pro-EU populists win vote, initial projections show

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The incumbent pro-European Union populists swept Serbia’s parliamentary election in a landslide Sunday, leaving pro-Russia nationalists far behind, according to preliminary unofficial results.  More...

Clean-up a success in Mt. Pleasant

Approximately two dozen volunteers took part in the clean-up of six targeted areas and six parks on Sunday afternoon in Mt. More...

PennDOT District 12 lists summer construction updates

PennDOT District 12 has released its construction update. It has briefings on projects that are either new this year — or continuing. Districtwide More...

Dawson VFC to hold meeting May 2

The Dawson Volunteer Fire Company will hold its regular monthly meeting on May 2 at 7 p.m. All members are urged to attend. More...

Art Show CAHS

The art department of Connellsville Senior High School held a student showing along with family traditional foods available to enjoy. More...

Spanish Honor Society

Members were recently inducted into the Connellsville Area High School Spanish Honor Society. More...

‘Huntsman’ sequel misfires; ‘Jungle Book’ reigns

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Jungle Book” remained king of the box office in its second weekend in theaters, beating new opener “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” by around $40 million, according to com- Score estimates Sunda More...

Classic Neil Simon comedy closes Greensburg Civic Theatre’s season

Greensburg Civic Theatre closes out its historic 64th season with Neil Simon’s comedy classic “The Odd Couple” May 6-8 at Greensburg Garden & Civic Center, 951 Old Salem Road, Greensburg. Performances are at 8 p.m. May 6 and 7 and 2 p.m. May 8. More...

Biology Students

Biology students from Champion Christian High School recently participated in labs conducted by university of North Carolina Wilmington Biology graduate, Brittney Grimm of Indian Head. More...

Mexican police tortured suspects in students’ case

MEXICO CITY (AP) — There is strong evidence that Mexican police tortured some of the key suspects arrested in the disappearance of 43 students, according to a report released Sunday by an outside group of experts.  More...

Wolf lets last budget bill become law without his signature

HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation directing the distribution of $200 million to Pennsylvania’s public school districts and authorizing up to $2.5 billion in borrowing for the state share of school construction costs will take effect Monday, the governor’ More...

Arrest made in attempted bank robbery

State police at Greensburg arrested a 69-year-old woman for the attempted bank robbery of the First Niagra Bank in Mt. Pleasant Township.  Police said the incident occurred at 12:50 p.m. More...

Honor roll

Bullskin Elementary  Bullskin Township Elementary School has released its third nine-week honor roll.  FOURTH GRADE  More...

Plant sale and new spring market at West Overton May 7

Spend the eve of Mother’s Day shopping for plants and locally made, baked or grown items at the annual May Mart Plant Sale and the new Makers’ Market outdoor spring sales event at West Overton Village and Museums. More...

Chess Tournament

Gregory Lincoln, sixth-grade student at Conn Area Catholic, took first place in the Chess Tournament at Conn-Area Catholic School’s annual event. More...

USDA declines to pay for cows, crops poisoned by pesticide

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has refused to pay claims filed by two Idaho families who contend its pesticide treatment contaminated their crops and poisoned a cattle herd. More...

School board recognition

Connellsville Area Senior High School junior Jordan Kosisko (center) is recognized by the Connellsville Area School Board for singing at the WPIAL Boys Basketball Championships at the Petersen Event More...

EDUCATION NEWS

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