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October 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents claim Dunbar Township has dog problem

According to concerned residents, Arch Bridge Road in Dunbar Township has a dog problem. During Thursday’s supervisor’s meeting, a room full of residents from the surrounding Arch Bridge Road area expressed those concerns. More...

News

Trump’s one-two punch hits birth control, LGBT rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a one-two punch elating religious conservatives, President Donald Trump’s administration is allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control for workers and issuing sweeping religious-freedom directions that could over More...

AP-NORC Poll: Just 24 percent say US heading right direction

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just 24 percent of Americans believe the country is heading in the right direction after a tumultuous stretch for President Donald Trump that included the threat of war with North Korea, stormy complaints about hurricane relie More...

Police reports listed

Business burglarized   Someone burglarized a Dunbar Township business in late August, state police at Uniontown said.  A Stihl chainsaw and blower and 150 feet of bull rope were stolen Aug. More...

Opinion

Shake, shake, shake, Senora

It’s here  The leaves are yellow and orange and red. The air has a chill. More...

Traffic, too, shall pass

(AP) – Roadways turn dangerous during harvest time  Think about the grain harvest going on all around us. Even those in the middle of Aberdeen are only a few short miles from the middle of farm country.  More...

First responders

Ronald Reagan after the Challenger disaster. Bill Clinton after the Oklahoma City bombing. George W. Bush after the terror attacks in Washington and New York. Barack Obama after the church shootings in Charleston.  And now this. More...

Sports

Highlanders shut down Falcons

Hoping to build off a relatively strong effort against Franklin Regional, the Connellsville football team took a big step back during Friday’s non-conference game at Baldwin High School. More...

Trojans knock off Vikings

Colton Nemcheck scored three touchdowns, and the Derry football team capitalized on Mt. Pleasant’s inexperience and youthful mistakes to post a 41-9 Interstate Conference win at Viking Stadium on Friday. More...

Frazier, LH get conference victories

J.D. Celaschi passed for three touchdowns and ran for another, and Kenny Fine hauled in three touchdown catches as the Frazier football team (1-6, 1-4) earned its first win of the season, beating host Brownsville, 46-6, in Century Conference action. More...

Everson club to hold benefit for liver transplant patient

On Aug. More...

Donegal church celebrates over 200 years of worship

Serendipity can be all in the timing.  For Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, it was the year of their congregation’s first meetings in 1792, aligning their 225th anniversary this year with the Lutheran church’s 500th as a whole.  More...

Obituaries

Mary E. Harbaugh

Connellsville

Mary E. Harbaugh, 94, of Connellsville, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was born Sept. 5, 1923, in Vanderbilt, the daughter of the late Harry and Mary (Palladino) Brown. Mary was a member of St. More...

Nancy L. Lilley

Mt. Pleasant

Nancy L. Lilley, 79, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Oct. 5, 2017.  Born July 5, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Merle and Jesse Leasure Hauger.  Nancy was a member of Acme United Methodist and Center Bethel Church of God.  More...

Alvie A. May

Formerly of Mill Run

Alvie A. May, 63, of Meyersdale, formerly of Mill Run, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, in the Conemaugh Health System, Johnstown.  He was born Aug. 23, 1954, in Connellsville, a son of Laird N. May of Mill Run and the late Virginia L. More...

Lifestyles

Bible Digest

“He made a pit, and dig it, and is fallen into the ditch which he made.” (Psalms 7:15 AKJV)  Don’t try to hurt others. You will only hurt yourself.   More...

Symptoms of sundowning syndrome upsetting for caregivers

Dear Doctor: My husband was in the hospital recently, and at night he would get quite agitated. He yelled, took off his clothes and tried to pull out his IV. He had to be secured to his bed to keep him from leaving. More...

Church News

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