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June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Police say fake $100 bill passed at local business

Connellsville police are cautioning area businesses to pay close attention to any $100 bills submitted for payment.  Sgt. More...

Perryopolis revises tobacco use ordinance

After tabling a planned ordinance limiting the use of tobacco at Perryopolis parks, the revised ordinance will be heading out for advertising. More...

Rotary honors scholarship winners

The Rotary Club of Connellsville recently honored four students from the Connellsville Area School District.  Connellsville High School graduates include:  • Jenna Bigam is a returning scholarship recipient and is currently attending More...

Opinion

Hope offered to shooting victims

(AP) – It may take some time before we learn the motive behind this morning’s shooting at a Republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. More...

Where are good-paying jobs we were promised?

(AP) – The prospect of good jobs at good pay has faded of late, and the government is only threatening to make things worse.  More...

Late Harvard professor remembered

WASHINGTON – This beautiful white city has gotten a bad name in recent years. Republicans and Democrats in Congress cooperate about as well as tigers and bunny rabbits. More...

Sports

Connellsville Legion belts Waynesburg

The Connellsville Legion team started the week with a win over Colonial, but the offense wasn’t exactly on fire in a 5-2 win. More...

650,000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stanley Cup championship, the first an NHL team has won back to back in almost 20 years, spawned by far the biggest victory parade of any of the franchise’s five titles.  More...

Gallo excited to join Fayette County HOF

Throughout her high school and college careers, Connellsville basketball standout Denise Gallo earned numerous honors and was named to several all-star teams. More...

Dunbar man who shot himself had no license to carry

A Dunbar man first blamed his injuries on a drive-by shooting in 2015, but later admitted he shot himself by accident with a .38 Special handgun he had no license to carry, according to court papers.  More...

Connellsville recreation programs ready to begin for summer season

The Connellsville Recreation Committee has a full slate of activities planned for area children this summer, starting with monthly Friday movie nights this week and a variety of camps that begin next week.  More...

Obituaries

Robert R. Crider Jr.

Connellsville

Robert R. Crider Jr., 67, of Connellsville, died Monday, June 12, 2017, in Connellsville at the home of his girlfriend.  He was born Nov. 4, 1949, in Connellsville, a son of the late Robert R. Sr. More...

Harry E. Johnson

Leisenring

Harry Eugene Johnson, 66, of Leisenring, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, June 12, 2017, at his home.  He was born Oct. More...

Evelyn W. Miller

Laurelville

Our beautiful, loving mother, Evelyn Wilson Miller, 94, of Laurelville, went to be with our Lord Monday, June 12, 2017.  Born Oct. 7, 1922, in Mammoth, she was the daughter of the late Charles E. and Josephine E. Heide Wilson.  More...

Lifestyles

Bible Digest

“I was glad when they said to me, Let us go into the house of the LORD.” (Psalms 122:1 AKJV)  God’s people love to go church. That’s just the way it is.   More...

Tips on maximizing your time at doctor’s appointments

Dear Doctor: How do I get the most out of my relationship with my primary care physician? The appointments are so short these days, and I want to be smart about the way I use the time.   More...

Fay-West Calendar

Library to close   The Mt. Pleasant Public Library will be closed today so that the portico on the front of the library can be replaced. Normal hours will resume on Saturday, when the library will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

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