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July 3, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Man charged with strangulation

A Lemont Furnace man was charged with felony strangulation in connection with a domestic argument Saturday night, state police at Uniontown said.  Bert Verlin Kessler Jr., 19, of 101 Mt. More...

News

Collins would oppose court pick with Roe v. Wade ‘hostility’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a key vote on President Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, said Sunday she would oppose any nominee she believed would overturn the landmark Roe v. More...

Trump begins interviews with potential Supreme Court justices

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices Monday and planned to speak with a few more, as he powered forward with a speedy selection process to fill the fresh vacancy.  More...

Journalist Mitch Sneed killed in crash

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama journalist Mitch Sneed has died following a car crash in Alexander City, where he was editor of The Outlook newspaper.  Sneed was injured Saturday morning and died Sunday night. He was 57.  More...

Opinion

Enjoy, obey and be safe for holiday

(AP) –– Over the next few days, we Americans will spend about $1.09 billion on fireworks to celebrate our independence. More...

Real hope and the hubbub

We don’t need hot weather to keep things overheated in response to Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement from the Supreme Court. More...

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Sports

Keslar racking up wrestling accolades

Sometimes an athlete and a sport prove to be the perfect combination. More...

Sports Notices

RUNNING Woodruff 5K   More...

Cleveland hurting again after LeBron James chooses Lakers

CLEVELAND (AP) — There were LeBron James jerseys in assorted colors hanging inside the Cavaliers team shop, their retail price slashed by 40 percent.  Eight years ago, some of them were still smoldering in the streets.  More...

City auxiliary police seek volunteers

They are the people who direct traffic for community events, make sure pedestrians are safe crossing streets to get to festivals, protect vendor tents after hours and show up for just about anything else they are called out to help with –&ndash More...

Connellsville to mark holiday with fireworks, ribs and music

Independence Day will come a little late in Connellsville this year, but it’s coming with barbecue sauce, spicy rubs and lots of smoky flavor and music, as well as fireworks.  More...

Obituaries

Edward W. Harry Jr.

Connellsville

Edward William “Bill” Harry Jr., 87, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 1, 2018, at his home, while surrounded by his loving family.  He was born Aug. More...

John F. Mundorff

South Connellsville

John (”Jack”) F. More...

Mickey F. Joseph

Connellsville

Mickey F. More...

Arts and Entertainment

CROSSWORD

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CELEBRITY CIPHER

Celebrity Cipher crypotograms are created from quotations by famous people, past and present. Each letter in the cipher stands for another.   More...

HERMAN

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Lifestyles

New study shows that wounds sustained in daytime heal faster

Dear Doctor: Apparently, wounds that occur at night don’t heal as well as those that occur in the daytime. Why would that be –– and what can people do if they’re hurt at night?   More...

Fay-West Calendar

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Church News

Scholarships offered   More...

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