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May 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Students applying for scholarships down

Despite offering at least 38 scholarships to graduating seniors, Connellsville Senior High School guidance counselor Beth Angle told the Daily Courier that students applying for scholarships are down.  More...

News

Pittsburgh man sentenced for threats against local couple

A Pittsburgh man convicted of making terroristic threats against a Connellsville couple was sentenced Thursday.  John Anthony Saban Jr., 23, of Pittsburgh was sentenced to six to 12 months for his first victim and six to 12 months for his second More...

Dawson woman accused of burglary and assault

A Dawson woman was charged with an April burglary and assault that occurred in the borough.  Angela Kay Sampson, 30, was charged with burglary, criminal trespassing, criminal mischief, simple assault, harassment and public drunkenness. More...

Say cheese!

Students at Clifford N. Pritts Elementary wave at their principal, David McDonald as he photographed them with his phone during a recent pep rally. More...

Arts and Entertainment

On This Date

Note: yesterday’s “On This Date” inadvertently contained today’s information. To avoid duplicaton, today’s list is for May 5th.   More...

Sudoku

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Lifestyles

SENIOR CENTER MENUS/ACTIVITIES

Senior menus and activities for the week of May 9 follow:  Connellsville Area Senior Tigers Inc. sponsors a multipurpose program to serve the needs of older adults. The main center is located at 100 E. More...

SCHOOL MENUS

Menus for the week of May 9 include:  CONNELLSVILLE  Senior high  MONDAY: Chicken strips, baked sweet potato and apples, whipped potatoes/gravy, homemade roll, orange halves, mixed fruit cup, cookie, milk  More...

Marriage licenses

Westmoreland  • Douglas Edward Shaffer and Lindsay Yvonne Nicholson, both of Mt. More...

Mt. Pleasant forms review committee

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Connellsville Police to enforce ‘Click it or Ticket’

Connellsville Police announced its upcoming participation in a national “Click it or Ticket” initiative, beginning May 16.  More...

CAHS Patriots Auction

The CAHS Patriots held its annual benefit auction Thursday. Hundreds attended the event and bid for hundreds of items. More...

Opinion

Senate puts energy into pandering

If pandering to narrow interests could be transferred into energy, the Pennsylvania Senate majority would be a powerhouse.  More...

Political Cartoon

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How much will Trump get away with?

For argument’s sake, let’s say you ran into this Trump character in a bar. First off, he’s boasting about how incredibly smart, rich and good-looking he is. He’s a big, big winner. He’s even got his own TV show, and you don’t. More...

Sports

Falcons fall to Spartans

The Connellsville softball team hoped it could bolster its chances of qualifying for the Class AAAA playoffs by going to Hempfield on Thursday and pulling out an upset against one of the top teams in the WPIAL. It didn’t happen. More...

SportS NoticeS

BASEBALL FCBL meeting • The Fayette County Baseball League will have a meeting at 8 p.m. Monday at Bud Murphy’s.   More...

Lesser names in spotlight for Penguins, Capitals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The well-traveled defenseman filling in for his team’s most indispensable player scored the first goal. The seemingly ageless center closing in on his 40th birthday scored the second.  More...

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