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July 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Dreams can come true

Local music student’s benefit concert to aid community center

Dreaming isn’t a bad thing.  Just ask Jonathan Garcia.  The local musician knew what he wanted to do with his life while in high school. More...

News

Kidnapping victim missing even though 4 arrested in case

VALLEJO, Calif. More...

US frees Yemeni prisoner from Guantanamo, sends him to Italy

MIAMI (AP) — A Yemeni prisoner at Guantanamo Bay was released and sent to Italy after more than 14 years in custody, the Pentagon said Sunday.  The release of Fayiz Ahmad Yahia Suleiman reduced the number of men held at the U.S. More...

Former NY Times correspondent Sydney Schanberg dies at 82

NEW YORK (AP) — Sydney H. More...

Arts and Entertainment

FAY-WEST CALENDAR

Community Bible school More...

Oh This Date

In 1798, the U.S. Marine Corps was re-established, having been disbanded since April 1783.  In 1804, former Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton was fatally wounded in a duel with Vice President Aaron Burr.   More...

Sudoku

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Lifestyles

Fayette County native takes over ‘Dance Moms’studio

Fayette County native Appolonia “Apple” Leake started dancing before she learned to walk.  At age 2, her mother, Lou Anne Demosky, Esquire, enrolled her at the Katy Lyon Dance Center in Uniontown, where she studied under renowned dan More...

Effective treatments are available for excessive sweating

ASK DR. K

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’m a woman in her 70s. My problem is that I sweat heavily, day and night. Of course, it’s worse in the summer. I’m way past menopause. What can I do?  More...

PA Farmers Market Nutrition vouchers ready for distribution

The Pennsylvania Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) is a cooperative effort including the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, US Department of Agriculture, the Pennsylvania WIC Program, the Southwestern PA Area Agency on Aging and senior cen More...

Wolf to let budget bill become law

How to pay for it is still the question

HARRISBURG (AP) — Democratic Gov. More...

Fayette firemen gather for memorial service

Fayette County Fireman’s Association hosted its annual memorial service Sunday at the Franklin United Methodist Church in Dunbar, kicking off its 78th annual convention. More...

GCCC moving forward with revitalizations

The Greater Connellsville Community Center, situated in the former Connellsville High School building on East Fairview Avenue, is slowly but surely shedding it’s old image.  In the past six months, volunteers have worked tirelessly to rest More...

Obituaries

Oliver W. Hall Jr.

Dunbar

Oliver “Sonny” W. Hall Jr., 68, of Dunbar, died Thursday, July 7, 2016 at home. He was born January 28, 1948, in Dunbar, son of Oliver W Hall Sr and Edna Brady Hall. He worked as a deck hand for Campbell Transportation. More...

Opinion

The Gong Show Election of 2016

Many of those reading this article remember The Gong Show. It ran on NBC from June 1976 to July 1978 and briefly reprised in the 1980s. More...

Political Cartoon

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Comey’s Clinton probe is deja vu all over again

When James Comey announced his decision not to recommend the prosecution of Hillary Clinton for the misuse of classified information, it was not his first investigation of Clinton that ended without the filing of criminal charges. More...

Sports

C’ville Legion edges Uniontown

Teams set for championship rematch tonight

Connellsville came into Sunday needing a win to force a deciding game against previously undefeated Uniontown in the Fayette American Legion baseball playoff championship. More...

Rostraver 9-10s down Bullskin

When the Bullskin and Rostraver 9- and 10-year-old Little League teams met up in the first game of the District 9 All-Star Tournament, the contest was a close one, with Bullskin eking out a 18-17 victory. More...

Connellsville 10-11s reach title game

The Connellsville Little League 10- and 11-year-old all-stars had a productive weekend, picking up a pair of wins to advance to the District 9 championship game.  Clay Dean smacked a home run Saturday, as Connellsville opened the tournament with More...

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