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September 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

News

‘Moral Day of Action’ rallies focus on workers, poor, sick

RALEIGH, N.C. More...

Mosque where Orlando gunman worshiped is set on fire

FORT PIERCE, Fla. More...

In historic move, California expands overtime to farmworkers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Farmworkers in the nation’s largest agricultural state will be entitled to the same overtime pay as most other hourly workers under a law that California Gov. Jerry Brown said Monday that he had signed.  More...

Opinion

New restrictions needed in the pharmaceutical industry

Another View

Almost everyone who needs a prescription medicine has at one point or another experienced the sense of sticker shock that comes with a new script, especially if the particular medication does not have a generic equivalent. More...

Letter to the Editor

The Day of Caring was a tremendous event for the Scottdale Historical Society; we wish to express our gratitude to the following.  More...

Political renewal in D.C.

Commentary

People think Washington is broken. More...

Sports

Buccaneers beat up Gators, 4-1

Geibel girls soccer team endures rough second half for Section 2-A loss

The Geibel girls soccer team headed into Monday’s Section 2-A home game against Chartiers Houston with high hopes. More...

SHS golfers, netters post wins

Josh Redding and Ryan Lemmon each shot a 38 as the Southmoreland boys golf team (7-0, 6-0) defeated Greensburg Central, 206-237, in Section 2-AA action at Timber Ridge Golf Course. More...

Roethlisberger, Steelers down Redskins

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger recovered his own fumble at a pivotal moment and didn’t look back, throwing three touchdown passes to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 38-16 victory over the Washington Redskins on Monday night. More...

From citizen to leader

Bruce Witt’s dedication pays off

When intense flooding struck the area Aug. More...

A chance to chase some Pokemon

Players invited to Yough Park Wednesday

By ROXANNE ABRAMOWITZ   Armstrong Cable and Connellsville Recreation Board are teaming up to offer some good time fun.  Anyone interested in chasing Pokemon? If so, head down to Yough River Park at 6 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Robert H. Bloom

Elkton, Florida

Robert H. Bloom, 88 of Elkton, Florida, formerly of Everson, passed away, Friday, September 9, 2016 in the Bailey Center for Caring, St. Augustine, Florida. More...

Howard E. Forsythe

Connellsville

Howard Edward “Jack” Forsythe, 83, of Connellsville died Sunday September 11, 2016 in the Mount Macrina Manor, Uniontown. He was born April 9, 1933, in Connellsville, a son of the late Howard Edward and Margaret Oppman Forsythe. More...

Glen R. Hensel, Sr.

White

Glen R. Hensel Sr., 73 of White, died Sunday, September 11, 2016 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born September 18, 1942, in Melcrof,t a son of the late Howard and Sarah Traugh Hensel. More...

Arts and Entertainment

On This Date

In 1788, Congress chose New York City as the temporary federal capital.  In 1971, state police and National Guard soldiers stormed Attica Correctional Facility in New York, bringing a four-day riot to an end.   More...

Comics

Full Story

ALMANAC

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 13, the 257th day of 2016. There are 109 days left in the year.  Today’s Highlights in History   More...

Lifestyles

Bible Digest

“The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.”  — (Psalms 51:17 AKJV)  God honors a repentant heart. He can work in us when we realize our need for Him.   More...

FAY-WEST CALENDAR

September meeting   More...

It’s card sign-up month at the Carnegie Free Library

During the month of September at the Connellsville Carnegie Free Library: September is Library Card Sign-Up Month. Please encourage friends and family to visit the library to receive a free library card. More...

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