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September 11, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Voter commission forwards Republican complaint to D.A.

Three-member board dismisses Democrat claim

Fayette County’s voter registration commission unanimously agreed on Monday to forward a complaint about alleged violations by county Democrats during the annual fair to the county district attorney to investigate. More...

News

Alibaba’s Jack Ma to step down in 2019

BEIJING (AP) — Jack Ma, who founded e-commerce giant Alibaba Group and helped launch China’s online retailing boom, announced Monday that he will step down as the company’s chairman next September.  More...

Sweden joins move to right over migration backlash

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden has become the latest European country to have its political order shaken by a backlash against large-scale immigration, with voters giving a boost to a far-right party and weakening the more established ones.  More...

Six dead in blast at district headquarters in Somali capital

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — At least six people are dead after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a district headquarters in Somalia’s capital, authorities said Monday.  Police Capt. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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

Do Just One Thing

Those little silica packets you find in bottles of vitamins, in some packaged foods and in electronics boxes are there to help protect the product you’re buying by absorbing moisture. More...

Lifestyles

Church News

Scholarships offered  More...

Fay-West Calendar

Library events listed   Dunbar Community Library is selling raffle tickets for a Christmas shopping spree. The winning number will be determined by the Pa. Lottery’s evening Pick 3 on Nov. More...

Uniontown man held for trial in shooting death

A Uniontown man testified on Monday that he saw Toney Robert Jones shoot Jarod Jamon Ashburn outside a North Union Township apartment complex in July.  Tyler Stickle, 20, made his comments as Fayette County District Attorney Rich Bower played s More...

Excela Frick now offers safe prescription disposal

When looking for a place to take any unwanted prescription drugs that you know will be dealt with in a safe manner, you need not look any further than Excela Frick Hospital. More...

Obituaries

Billie Jo Lowry

Formerly of Tri-Town

Billie Jo (Lint) Lowry, 36, of Tarentum (formerly of Tri- Town), passed away suddenly at 7:10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Charles E. Newell Sr.

Florida

Charles E. (Charlie) Newell passed away in his sleep on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at his home in Palatka, Fla.  Charlie was born in Connellsville on Nov. 18, 1953, the son of Neva Janiece Newell and the late Charles W. Newell Jr.  More...

Opinion

Trump’s reaction reinforced Op-Ed

(AP) – This president has a credibility gap that is fast becoming a chasm, and one largely of his own making.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Reading, humility and Kavanaugh

“When you get where you’re going, don’t forget; turn back around. Help the next one in line. Always stay humble and kind.”  More...

Sports

Lukaesko, Kolencik win Oppermann Scholarship

Since 1981, the Henry J. Oppermann Scholarship has contributed thousands of dollars to assist local student athletes with their college endeavors.  More...

Steelers try to move forward after ‘very surreal’ tie with Browns

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It wasn’t a win. It wasn’t a loss. It was ... weird.  Seventy minutes of flags, fumbles and the occasional fight. More...

Keselowski makes it a Penske sweep at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Brad Keselowski snatched victory from Denny Hamlin in the final laps of the Brickyard 400 on Monday to give Roger Penske a sweep this year at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  More...

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