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FDNY fire engine will highlight Mt. Pleasant’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony

The memory of the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, have never been forgotten in Mt. More...

News

Perryopolis woman, man charged with corruption of minor

A Perryopolis woman is accused of allowing a juvenile female to engage in a sexual relationship with an adult male while the pair resided in her home.  More...

Missed opportunities detailed ahead of personnel agency hack

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was time to purge the hacker from the U.S. government’s computers. More...

Say goodbye to the iPhone’s headphone jack

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple’s latest iPhone may be more notable for what’s missing than what’s been added, as the consumer tech giant tries to revive demand for its top-selling product and nudge consumers closer to its vision of a wireless world. More...

Opinion

Letters to the Editor

I think that most people would agree that the purpose of attending school is academics, and preparing yourself for the future. Let me raise this question, is that the entire purpose? More...

American intervention has been one disaster after another

Commentary

WASHINGTON — When Americans get together, they sometimes focus on historic memories and ask one another questions such as: “Where were you when the World Trade towers were bombed?” Me? More...

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Sports

Falcons edge Vikings, 4-3

Connellsville girls soccer team rallies for win

It doesn’t get much closer than Wednesday’s non-section girls soccer game between Connellsville and visiting Mt. Pleasant. More...

Falcons cruise past Cougars

It’s still very early in the high school volleyball season, but Connellsville coach Casey O’Brien certainly likes what he sees so far from the 2016 Falcons. More...

Geibel girls get shutout victory

Piper Scarry and Hannah Judy each scored a goal as the Geibel girls soccer team opened its season with a 2-0 victory over visiting Beth-Center in a Section 2-A match on Wednesday. More...

Mt. Pleasant Glass Festival committee joins in relief efforts

When the Mt. Pleasant Glass & Ethnic Festival Committee learned that Mt. More...

Daily Courier Facebook page now live!

The Daily Courier has officially entered social media with its new Facebook page. Subscribers can visit facebook.com/ConnellsvilleDailyCourier to keep up to date on the latest occurring in the Connellsville Area. More...

City to remember 9/11 tragedy

New Haven Hose Company, along with Connellsville Police and Fayette EMS will hold a memorial program to remember those who lost their lives in the terrorists attack of Sept. 11, 2001.  New Haven Hose Chief Bob Topper Sr. More...

Obituaries

Stephanie Ritenour-Furman

Acme

Stephanie Lynn Ritenour Furman, 35, of Acme, passed away Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at her home. She was born May 25, 1981, in Mt. Pleasant, a daughter of Arthur R. and Jean A. Lewis Ritenour of Connellsville. More...

Thomas J. McCabe

Mt. Pleasant

Thomas J. McCabe, 77, of Mount Pleasant (Bullskin Township.) died Monday, September 5, 2016 at his home. He was born April 24, 1939, in Greensburg, a son of the late Charles Joseph and Mary Belle Harrold McCabe. Mr. More...

Mary Ann Tesauro

Lemont Furnace

Mary Ann (Squirek) Tesauro, 68, of Lemont Furnace, passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 in Jefferson Hospital surrounded by her loving family.  Born April 23, 1948 in Lemont Furnace, Mary Ann was the daughter of Stanley and Mary (Peshko) Sq More...

Arts and Entertainment

On This Date

In 1664, New Amsterdam became New York as the Dutch surrendered Manhattan and surrounding land to the British.  In 1900, Galveston, Texas, was struck by a massive hurricane.  In 1966, the “Star Trek” TV series premiered on NBC. More...

Comics

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CROSSWORD

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Lifestyles

Bible Digest

“For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and join to his wife; And they two shall be one flesh: so then they are no more two, but one flesh. More...

FAY-WEST CALENDAR

Nationality Days   St. Rita Christian Mothers of Connellsville are sponsoring Nationality Days on Sept. 9 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in St. Rita’s Social Hall on First Street. More...

Ask Dr. K

DEAR DOCTOR K: What’s the difference between strength and power training? Is one better than the other?  More...

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