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May 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Tri-Town holding first community yard sale

The Greater Tri-Town Area Historical Society is holding its first community yard sale on Saturday.  Historical society member Nicole Anderson said the yard sale is a fundraiser for the historical society.  Approximately 25 participants have More...

Penn State graduation

Penn State Fayette The Eberly Campus held its 46th annual Commencement for the Spring Semester on Saturday. More...

News

Law School Acceptances

Four Saint Vincent College seniors have been accepted to law schools and will begin their professional studies in the fall. More...

Mt. Pleasant students bound for state STEM competition

Because of their attention to detail, creativeness and impressive team skills, four, fifth-grade students from the Ramsay Elementary School recently earned a trip to Harrisburg to compete in the 2016 K’Nex STEM Design Challenge for the statewid More...

Riser’s Pub

Risers Pub and Duck Hollow Animal Hospital joined forces on April 24 and with the help of the community raised more than $3,000 to benefit Lucky Paws Animal Rescue. More...

Arts and Entertainment

On This Date

In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson issued the first presidential proclamation calling for a national Mother’s Day holiday. In 1961, Newton Minow, newly appointed chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, gave a  More...

Comics

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Lifestyles

FAY-WEST CALENDAR

Used clothing accepted St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church on Painter Street in Everson and St. More...

Third ‘Captain America’ entertains relentlessly

Near the beginning of “Captain America: Civil War,” the superheroes known as The Avengers sit for a tongue-lashing by Secretary of State Thaddeus Ross. More...

Discover new classes in ‘Bravely Second: End Layer’

GAME REVIEW

“Bravely Default” was a “Final Fantasy” game that wasn’t. It took many of the classic themes of the series — job classes, airships, even specific item and spell names — and updated them for the modern hand-held era. More...

And they are off!

Liam Hazlette and Tyler Kutz are caught up in the speed of the cars at the Pine Wood Derby Trials on Saturday at the Pennsville Baptist Church. Additional photos, Page A3. More...

Gun safety presentation gets emotional

Mt. Pleasant area residents came together for an emotional cause Friday, uniting in the wake of a local tragedy at a special town hall meeting. More than 100 people filled Roosevelt Hall in Norvelt for a gun safety presentation. More...

Yard sale treasures

Connellsville Yard Sale Day on Saturday brought out salespeople of all ages with plenty of items to choose from. More...

Obituaries

Oliver Daniel Clark

Normalville

Oliver Daniel Clark, 58, of Normalville, passed away at 11:08 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh. More...

Justin Colbert

CoNNellsville

Justin Tyrell Colbert, 29, of Connellsville died Thursday, May 5, 2016. Arrangements are under the direction of the VITO C. MARTUCCI FUNERAL HOME, 123 S. 1st St., West Side, Connellsville (724-628-9033) and will be announced when complete. More...

Charles Meyers

South Connellsville

Charles “Duke” Meyers, 77, of South Connellsville, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Latrobe Hospital. He was born September 2, 1938 in Connellsville, a son of the late Clyde and Agatha (Doppelheuer) Meyers. More...

Opinion

U.S. Guest Editorials

Ask a room full of political pundits what the anointing of Donald Trump as the Republican presidential nominee means and you will most likely get more than a room full of answers.  More...

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Clinton v. Trump: politics without principle

Sweet Land of Liberty

What does it say about our political process, and the judgment of the American electorate, that the likely nominees of the two major political parties are both facing legal actions involving serious allegations of malfeasance?  More...

Sports

Pitzer brothers excel on mat and in classroom

Dayton and Dylan Pitzer have achieved a lot in their young lives and have big goals to strive for in their future.  Dayton, 12, and Dylan, 8, both attend Norvelt Elementary.  Both boys are wrestlers, and that is what they are most regularl More...

Capitals beat Penguins to stay alive

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin’s teammates watched him turn his game up to a whole new level. Then the Washington Capitals followed him all the way to Game 6. More...

Polanco, Jaso and Cole lead Pirates over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gregory Polanco hit a three-run homer and John Jaso added a two-run drive, leading Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 10-5 Sunday. Cole (3-3) gave up two runs and six hits in six innings. More...

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