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August 10, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Fish and Boat cracking down on non-motorized boats in Yough

If you are planning a float trip down the Yough this weekend in your canoe or kayak, you might want to take the time to get a launch permit or register your watercraft beforehand.  According to Mayor Greg Lincoln, a representative of the Pennsyl More...

News

Former editor wants to join suit against Uniontown newspaper

A former editor at the Herald-Standard newspaper in Uniontown wants to add another former editor as a co-plaintiff in a lawsuit.  Phillip Brown, who sued the newspaper in April, claiming age discrimination, is seeking to file an amended complain More...

Police news reported

Man charged with DUI   A Perryopolis man was charged with driving under the influence after a traffic stop last month in North Union Township, state police at Uniontown said on Thursday.  More...

Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a widely used pesticide on the market despite extensive scientific evidence that even tiny levels of exposure can harm ba More...

Opinion

Trump needs to remind American public that press plays important role in holding those in power accountable

(AP) –– High-ranking members of the Trump administration on Thursday rejected one of the president’s most frequent and damaging lies –– the one about Russian interference in our elections.  More...

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Shockwave about to rock Catholic Diocese

HARRISBURG –– People of all faiths should brace themselves for a shockwave that is about to rock the Catholic Diocese of Greensburg and five others in Pennsylvania over child sex abuse by priests.  More...

Sports

Lloyd credits Huey for start in coaching

Cedric Lloyd was unknown to Uniontown and Fayette County when he landed the head football coaching position at Uniontown High School last year.  More...

Steelers ground Eagles, 31-14

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Landry Jones and Josh Dobbs each tossed touchdown passes and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Philadelphia Eagles 31-14 Thursday night in the preseason opener.  The defending Super Bowl champion Eagles rested several st More...

Woodland feels at home in Missouri, leads PGA with 64

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kansas bred Gary Woodland felt right at home in enemy territory and delivered his best performance in a major Thursday at the PGA Championship.  More...

Sun shines on Savor the Avenue

Five restaurants, hundreds of people and the longest dinner table in Fayette County Thursday evening marked the sixth Savor the Avenue in Connellsville.  The annual fundraising dinner sponsored by the Greater Connellsville Chamber of Commerce, h More...

Monessen man charged in Connellsville home invasion

A Monessen man was arraigned this week on charges he struck another man in the head with a gun during a home invasion last summer in a Connellsville home, authorities said.  Terrance James Stepoli, 28, is charged with burglary, aggravated assaul More...

Obituaries

Edward A. Kalp

Latrobe

Edward Arnold “Arnie” Kalp, 84, of Latrobe, passed away Wednesday, Aug. More...

Judy Nardone

Connellsville

Judy (Swan) Nardone, 79, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Review: Shark thriller ‘The Meg’ goes deep, stays shallow

We’re going to need a bigger boat for all these shark movies.  More...

Backlash follows the addition of popular film Oscar category

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Big changes are coming to the Academy Awards, including the addition of a popular film award category and the promise of a shorter ceremony in an effort to combat declining viewership and criticisms that the awards are out of More...

Shooter Jennings makes a left turn back to ‘80s country

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As the son of two iconic country musicians, Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter, Shooter Jennings was always trying to be unpredictable in his own career as a musician and producer.  More...

Lifestyles

Study results point to the importance of diet in fertility

Dear Doctor: I recently read that fast food interferes with a woman’s chances of conceiving. What’s the connection?  More...

Church News

Scholarships offered   More...

Fay-West Calendar

Apple dumplings sold   More...

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