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March 31, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Uniontown Hospital will offer programs

Uniontown Hospital will hold the following programs.  Childbirth classes set   Childbirth and Labor Preparation Courses are offered each month at Uniontown Hospital. This month’s courses will be offered from 9 a.m. More...

Police reports listed

Two charged in fight   Two men were charged with summary offenses following a fight in Bud Murphy’s Restaurant, Connellsville city police said.  Johnathon E. Pierce, 24, of Normalville and Abel J. More...

As GOP divide grows, Trump attacks fellow Republicans

WASHINGTON (AP)MO.— President Donald Trump trained his fire on members of his own party Thursday, declaring in the aftermath of the Republican’s failed health care push that the conservative Freedom Caucus will hurt the entire GOP agenda. More...

Opinion

Brexit process begins in Britain

(AP) – This is a historic day for Britain. Today, a UK government triggers Article 50 and begins the process of Brexit. And so the country enters a period of negotiation that, early signs suggest, will be tough, even acrimonious. More...

Health care plan needs changed

(AP) – Just about everyone in Washington wants to move on from last week’s big standoff over Republicans’ failed attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.  More...

Kids can now enjoy mountain biking

There’s nothing quite like riding through the woods on two, human-powered wheels. More...

Sports

Mustangs defeat Falcons, 5-1

Coming back from a successful spring trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C., the Connellsville baseball team was looking to maintain the momentum it built up down south during its first game back in Fayette County. More...

Dambrot ready to revive Duquesne basketball

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sid Dambrot spent four years as a basketball player at Duquesne in the 1950s turning the Dukes into a regional and national power.  Over 60 years later, his son Keith is ready to do the same for the Dukes in the Atlantic More...

Mastowski pitches perfect game for Frazier softball team

Kara Mastowski struck out eight batters and tossed a perfect game as the Frazier softball team opened its Section 3-AA schedule with a 10-0 victory over visiting Beth-Center on Thursday.  More...

City woman had learner’s permit when fatal crash occurred

A Connellsville woman possessed only a learner’s permit and did not have a licensed driver in her vehicle when she was involved in a two-vehicle collision in which a man died in 2015 in Dunbar Township, state police at Uniontown said.  More...

Seton Hill expert says three religions worship one God

Three religions, but one God – that was the theme of a recent presentation at the Connellsville Canteen by Dr. Tim Crain, director of the National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education at Seton Hill University. More...

Obituaries

James E. Arison

Connellsville

James “Ells” Arison, of Connellsville, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.  He was born in Connellsville, a son of the late Allen and Henrietta (Gilland) Arison.  More...

Cheryl L. DeCarlo

Connellsville

Cheryl L. DeCarlo, 67, of Connellsville, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. 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 completed. More...

Karen D. Sampey

Dunbar Township

Karen Dawn Sampey, 66, of Connellsville (Dunbar Township), passed away Monday, March 27, 2017. Friends will be received from 1-7 p.m. today, the hour of service, in the Vito C. Martucci Funeral Home, 123 S. More...

Arts and Entertainment

TV’s BEST BETS

MacGyver 8 p.m.  More...

Teen Would Rather Text Than Talk To Her Crush At School

DEAR ABBY

DEAR ABBY: There is a boy I like at school. He is a very wellknown person around school. I’m not. I do have a wide variety of friends, and I even talk to some of his.  More...

ASTROGRAPH

Look out for your best interests. Partnerships and joint ventures should be assessed and handled with care. The possibility that you could go further under your own steam should be considered. More...

Lifestyles

Bible Digest

“For thus said the LORD that created the heavens; God himself that formed the earth and made it; he has established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I am the LORD; and there is none else.” (Isaiah 45:18 AKJV) & More...

With or without meds, blood pressure must be controlled

Dear Doctor: I know that high blood pressure increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and more. However, is it still considered a risk factor if it’s controlled with medicine?   More...

Mountain Area News

The Normalville Area Volunteer Fire Department, 3387 Springfield Pike, will hold fish lunches from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Apr. 7. More...

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