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May 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Fifth annual Golden Reunion set for May 29

The fifth annual Golden Reunion will be held May 29 at East Park. The event will be held 1 to 4 p.m., said organizer Toni Schiavoni. There is no need to RSVP. You can pay the $10 donation at the event. More...

News

Upcoming events at The Palace

Events being held in May at The Palace in Greensburg include:  More...

Navy boss: Russian jets should stop buzzing US planes, ship

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian jets buzzing a U.S. More...

Dunbar man stands trial for Walmart assault

A Dunbar man accused of assaulting a woman in a Walmart parking is on trial in Fayette County before Judge Linda R. Cordaro. More...

Opinion

Another View

“Common Sense,” written by one of the founding fathers, Thomas Paine, was something of a handbook for American colonists thinking of forming a new government in 1776. More...

Letter to the Editor

Summer vacation will soon be here and there will be a lot of young drivers on the road. The fun and excitement of having free time and friends as well as so many places and things to explore will result in many distracted drivers on the road. More...

The radical freedom of true Christianity

“If you are going to kill me, that is fine. More...

Sports

Frazier’s Mastowski no-hits Jayhawks

Last Monday, the Frazier softball team played a nonsection game without starting pitcher Kara Mastowski, who missed the game due to illness. More...

Sports Notices

BASKETBALL Falcon camp More...

TODAY’S GAMES Tuesday, May 3

Baseball  Southmoreland at Greensburg Salem, 4 p.m.  Softball  Norwin at Connellsville, 4 p.m.  Uniontown at Mt. Pleasant, 4 p.m.  Laurel Highlands at Southmoreland, 4 p.m.  Frazier at Geibel, 4:30 p.m.  Track  More...

A day at the races on Saturday

Toddlers and grandparents alike are invited to take part in the second annual Day at the Races at Pennsville Baptist Church, located off Route 119 in Bullskin Township.  The event will be held 2 to 5 p.m. More...

Pennsylvania to add 70 mph speed limit to nearly 800 miles

HARRISBURG (AP) — Motorists will get to go faster, up to 70 mph, on nearly 1,000 miles of Pennsylvania highway once transportation crews complete work they began this week posting signs with the new speed limit.  More...

Obituaries

Duane “Monk” Christner

Dawson

Duane “Monk” Christner, age 90, a longtime resident of Dawson, died Monday, May 2, 2016 in the Harmon House Care Center, Mt. Pleasant. He was born in Dawson, November 29, 1925, the son of the late John Ray and Margaret Boone Christner. More...

John M. Stoots Sr.

Connellsville

John M. Stoots, Sr., 89, of Connellsville died Monday, May 2, 2016 in Highlands Hospital. He was born May 3, 1926 in Connellsville, a son of the late Richard N. and Geneieve (Schnepp) Stoots. More...

Sandra Dillinger

Everson

Sandra (Sandy) Sue Dillinger, 64,of Everson, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 30, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 29, 1951 in Mt. More...

Arts and Entertainment

FAY-WEST CALENDAR

Registration You may register your child for Kindergarten through 12th grade for 2016-17 school if you are living in the Southmoreland School District. More...

On This Date

In 1802, Washington, D.C., was incorporated as a city. In 1921, West Virginia approved the first state sales tax. More...

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Lifestyles

May classes and events slated for Excela Health

Driver safety  Recognizing the need to help older drivers improve their skills and prevent traffic accidents, AARP offers a Driver Safety Program to all motorists age 50 and older. In May, an AARP Driver Safety Class will be held 9 a.m. More...

CAHS Patriots auction to be held Thursday

The CAHS Patriots annual auction will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday at the National Guard Readiness Center a 701 Petersburg Road, Connellsville. The doors open at 3 p.m. Food will be available.  More...

Bible Digest

“Therefore say you to them, Thus said the LORD of hosts; Turn you to me, said the LORD of hosts, and I will turn to you, said the LORD of hosts.”  —(Zechariah 1:3 AKJV)  Is God waiting on you to come back to Him? More...

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