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September 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Southmoreland board votes to remove dress-down day from revenue

Faculty dress-down days in the Southmoreland School District will no longer be factored into the district’s revenue after the school board meeting Thursday. More...

News

F. C. commissioners back redevelopment authority

Fayette County has become the first county in the state to grant land bank powers to a redevelopment authority.  The county commissioners passed an ordinance on Thursday designating the Redevelopment Authority of Fayette County to do the tasks. More...

Police: Franklin Township accident kills 2; injures 3

Two people are dead and three others were injured in a vehicle crash Thursday night in Franklin Township, state police at Belle Vernon said.  The names of the deceased were being withheld Friday until they could be identified, authorities said.& More...

Race central to Chicago case, even if the jury doesn’t hear it

CHICAGO (AP) — In front of jurors in the trial of a white with murder in the shooting of a black teenager, race is hardly mentioned at all.  More...

Opinion

The hens are a lie

I’m fairly certain I’ve been watching Food Network and HGTV since I was in third grade. More...

Political Cartoon

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What to look for as the midterms near

Six weeks out, and this year’s vital midterm congressional elections finally are coming into focus.  More...

Sports

Southmoreland hammers Brownsville

It’s always nice to win comfortably, and a huge first half helped the Southmoreland football team do just that as the Scotties routed Brownsville, 59-0, in a Section 3-AA game at Russ Grimm Field on Friday night.  More...

Wildcats defeat Falcons, 49-14

LATROBE — It started out as a shootout and end as a blowout.  On Friday night at Memorial Stadium, Latrobe earned its first victory of the season, a 49-14 drubbing of visiting Connellsville in a Section 2-AAAAA clash.  More...

Commodores edge Spartans

Following a lopsided loss to Charleroi last week, Frazier head coach Mike Steeber had a lot he wanted to see from his Commodores this week.  After the game, there was no hiding his smile.  Frazier used a gutsy performance from quarterback J More...

Fayette Friends of Animals to hold open house

Fayette Friends of Animals is having its second annual Community Open House and Fun Day next weekend.  From 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. More...

Estate to be paid $400,000 in Fayette County prison death

Fayette County’s insurance carrier will pay $400,000 to settle two lawsuits stemming from the death of a woman in the county prison in 2015, according to court papers.  Lorelei Scott, representing the estate of Jeana Marie Scott, sued the More...

Obituaries

Hilda L. Carnes

Tarrs

Hilda L. Carnes, 82, of Tarrs, formerly of Pennsville, died Tuesday, Sept. More...

Michael P. Mazzie

New Eagle

Michael Paul Mazzie, 60, of New Eagle, passed away on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at home.  He was born on May 1, 1958, in Detroit, Mich., the son of Lucille (Allen) Russo and the late Paul Mazzie.  He worked as a truck driver for many years. More...

Isreal M. Shroyer

Smock

Isreal Matthew Shroyer, 39, of Smock, died Sept. 18, 2018, at home.  He was born Feb. 13, 1979, in Mt. Pleasant, son of Howard Shroyer and Marjorie Koontz Shroyer.  More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 5-7 Night: 8-2  Pick 3 Day: 7-9-6 Night: 3-0-7  Pick 4 Day: 9-3-2-8 Night: 4-6-7-7  Pick 5 Day: 7-3-3-0-2 Night: 2-9-9-6-4  Wild Day: 3 Night: 4   More...

Do Just One Thing

Do you think recycling at home is confusing, especially when you’re breaking down packaging that’s a mix of paperboard, plastic, metal and other materials? More...

Lifestyles

Church News

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Senior Menus/Activities

Senior menus and activities for the week of Sept. 24:  Connellsville  Connellsville Area Senior Tigers Inc. sponsors a multipurpose program to serve the needs of older adults.  The main center is located at 100 E. More...

School Menus

Menus for the week of Sept. More...

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