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September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

CASD to induct new members into Hall of Fame Class of 2018

The Connellsville Area Falcon Foundation will host a dinner to honor the Connellsville Area School District Hall of Fame Class of 2018. The dinner will take place at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at the Connellsville Area Career and Technical Center. More...

News

U.S. remembers 9/11 with somber tributes

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes as President Donald Trump hailed “the moment when America fought back” on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack More...

Political reporter, editor Clymer dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Political reporter, editor and pollster Adam Clymer has died at 81.  The Times reported that Clymer died early Monday of pancreatic cancer at his home in Washington. He was diagnosed in March. More...

Active shooter study: Semiautomatic rifles are deadlier

CHICAGO (AP) — Active shooters with semi-automatic rifles wound and kill twice as many people as those using weapons that don’t self-load, although chances of dying if hit in either type of assault are the same, a new analysis shows.  More...

Opinion

America changed forever 17 years ago

(AP) –– Seventeen years ago, America –– if not the world –– was changed forever.  Terrorists attacked America on Sept. More...

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A foreign adversary meddled in U.S. presidential election

In the 1990s, a hostile foreign power meddled in our presidential election. More...

Sports

Geibel runners looking to grow program

For the third straight season, the Geibel cross country program is up and running.  Geibel athletic director A.J. Dines re-established the program in 2016 and has coached the team ever since. More...

Steelers Roethlisberger and Haden dealing with injuries

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers will be a little short-handed as they prepare for their home opener against Kanas City.  Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, cornerback Joe Haden and guard David DeCastro could all miss practice time a More...

CAHS boys cross country team gets two section victories

Dom Prestipino (19:55), Brandon Routzahn (19:58), Logan Gonzales (20:05) and Josiah Hearn (20:11) finished eighth through 11th overall as the Connellsville boys cross country team took home a pair of wins in a multi-team meet at McKeesport on Tuesday More...

Damage assessed after Yough River flooding

A few relatively dry days are the break Connellsville needs to reduce additional flooding risks and according to the National Weather Service, that looks like what the area will be getting.  “We at a little over 8.5 feet. More...

Mt. Pleasant honors victims, first responders

Many of the members of Mt. More...

Obituaries

Ralph E. Baumann

Mt. Pleasant

Ralph E. Baumann, 91, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at the Nature Park Commons, Greensburg, with his loving family at his side.  Ralph was the son of Ernest and Alice Hood Baumann.  More...

Albert R. Hoza

Mt. Pleasant

Albert R. Hoza, 94, of Mt. Pleasant (Bullskin Township), passed away at 9:28 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in Excela Health Frick Hospital, Mt. More...

Anthony V. Butera

Formerly of Connellsville

Anthony Victor Butera, 82, of North Olmsted, Ohio, formerly of Connellsville, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.  He was born Feb. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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

Do Just One Thing

Have a lot of cardboard boxes from a recent move and you’re unsure what to do with them? You can recycle them in almost any curbside recycling program, but you can do something good with them, too. More...

Lifestyles

Our understanding of how to stop cancer is growing

Dear Doctor: Is it just me or has it been forever since we’ve seen any real advances in cancer treatments? The new miracle drugs work only in very specific cases and the rest of us cancer patients are left with 20th-century treatments. 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...

Church News

Albright events listed   Albright United Methodist Church, 1626 S. Pittsburgh St., Connellsville, will host a book study from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each Tuesday at Dairy Queen. More...

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