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July 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Hauser returns as Mt. Pleasant Rotary president

Doug Hauser has a simple motto as he takes over as president of the Mt. More...

News

McCoy Hollow Road to close for line installation

McCoy Hollow Road in Connellsville Township will be closed to through-traffic Monday-Wednesday, July 9-11, for the installation of a new natural gas line at the Connellsville Township Building.  The closure will run from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Police news reported

Two juveniles charged  Two juveniles were charged with causing damage at Falcon Stadium.  Connellsville police said the boys, one 14 years old and the other 13 years old, went into the stadium last month and damaged several items.  Bot More...

In Supreme Court fight, Dems target 2 GOP Senate moderates

WASHINGTON (AP) — By themselves, Democrats can’t stop the Republican-run Senate from confirming President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick. More...

Opinion

Insist GOP Senate follow court protocol it invented

(AP) – Well, look who’s in a great big hurry to fill a newly announced Supreme Court vacancy.  More...

The varieties of patriotic experience

We’re coming off a big patriotism week, full of fireworks real and metaphorical. More...

Political Cartoon

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Sports

Annual Woodruff 5K set for Wednesday

This year’s John Woodruff 5K is going purple. At least, the clothing is.  “We decided the shirts this year would be purple,” race committee member Ginny Beecher said. More...

SPORTS NOTICES

BASKETBALL  3-on-3  More...

Last remaining multiple World Cup champions eliminated

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Only five countries have won the World Cup more than once. None of them have a chance to win another this year.  More...

Police: Inmate convicted of rape sent letters to victim

A man sent three letters from state prison to a woman he was convicted of raping in Saltlick Township in 2011, promising her a “big check” if she helped free him, state police at Uniontown said.  More...

New West Overton program lets visitors experience history with DIY demonstrations

History will be more than just names and dates in a book when DIY History comes to West Overton July 29.  The inaugural event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Emma R. Blair

Formerly of Star Junction

Comforted by the love and support of her son and daughter, and suffused with the grace that comes from living a long and abundantly good and useful life, Emma Ruth (“Tootie”) Blair passed away on July 2, 2018, as the result of complicatio More...

Maryann Demagall

Formerly of Everson

Maryann Demagall, 74, of Mechanicsburg, formerly of Everson, passed away peacefully in the presence of her family, Thursday evening, July 5, 2018, in Mt. St. Macrina Manor, Uniontown.  She was born in Mt. More...

Clark E. Rhoades Jr.

Normalville

Clark Edward “Popeye” Rhoades Jr., 49, of Normalville, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018, at home.  He was born Aug. 4, 1968, in Mill Run, the son of Clark Rhoades Sr. and the late Beulah M. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 3-6 Night: 0-6  Pick 3 Day: 6-7-7 Night: 8-3-1  Pick 4 Day: 7-7-2-1 Night: 4-3-0-7  Pick 5 Day: 8-3-8-5-3 Night: 0-9-5-4-4  Wild Day: 0 Night: 6   More...

Do Just One Thing

Have some rusty tools that could use a good cleaning? When your workshop or gardening tools have oxidized and turned rusty, you can easily wipe away the rust by using a kitchen staple: a potato. More...

Lifestyles

Studies suggest knee ligament damage may lead to osteoarthritis

Dear Doctor: I tore my knee ligament playing soccer a month ago and my cousin, who had the same injury but from snowboarding, says that means I’ll get arthritis in the next few years. Is he right, even though I’m only 23?   More...

Senior Menus/Activities

Senior menus and activities for the week of July 9:  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...

Summer Lunch Menus

Connellsville  The Connellsville Area School District summer lunch program will be held from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

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