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September 29, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Supreme Court Justice Kagan on how split court can function

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in doubt, Justice Elena Kagan discussed how the court worked “super hard” in the past to overcome the unusual scenario of a 4-4 split it is due More...

New ‘Stairway to Heaven’ trial ordered in copyright lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court on Friday ordered a new trial in a lawsuit accusing Led Zeppelin of copying an obscure 1960s instrumental for the intro to its classic 1971 rock anthem “Stairway to Heaven.”  More...

More than 20 million watched Kavanaugh hearing

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 20 million people watched the gripping testimony of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accused him of sexual assault in the 1980s, Christine Blasey Ford, on six television networks. More...

Opinion

Eight moneysaving travel tips

If there’s one thing I know, it’s travel. I’ve acquired some great money-saving tips over the years, and decided I can’t keep them to myself any longer. So here are Jim’s Tips on How to Save Money While Traveling. More...

Political Cartoon

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The Caleb Cushing candidate

Brett Kavanaugh, meet Caleb Cushing.  More...

Sports

Jaguars drop Falcons, 56-14

Friday’s football game at Connellsville Stadium didn’t pan out the way the Falcons had hoped, but coach Marko Thomas came away from the contest somewhat satisfied despite the Falcons’ 56-14 non-section loss to high-powered Thomas Je More...

Commodores lose to Prexies

Mistakes, especially early in a game, are usually hard to overcome.  When mistakes occur deep in your own territory, against a powerful opponent like Washington, it can take a team out of a game in a hurry.  When all of the above happens on More...

Local teams fall on gridiron

Ronnie Robinson scored two touchdowns, and quarterback Zach Cernuto passed for 220 yards and a touchdown, but the Southmoreland football team fell, 56-28, in a Section 3-AA contest at Mc- Guffey.  More...

Connellsville Area closes schools for Election Day

The issue of school safety in Bullskin Township during the Nov. 6 general election has been resolved.  The Connellsville Area School Board at its September meeting voted to make Nov. More...

Dunbar man charged with Connellsville Twp. assault

A Dunbar man is behind bars and a Connellsville Township woman is hospitalized following a home invasion and robbery early Thursday.  More...

Pennsville Baptist Church celebrates 150 years

Senior Pastor Terry Murray said there’s a reason Pennsville Baptist Church is celebrating 150 years on Sunday.  More...

Obituaries

Dolores J. Bachie

Formerly of Connellsville

Dolores J. Bachie (nee Ritz), 71, formerly of Connellsville, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2018.  More...

Glennis C. Keefer

South Connellsville

Glennis C. Keefer, 74, of South Connellsville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, at home.  She was born July 2, 1944, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late David R. More...

Dolores E. Wilders

Formerly of Melcroft

Dolores E. Hohider Wilders, 93, of Monroeville, formerly of Melcroft, passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter in Monroeville, with whom she had been living.  She was born July 15, 1925, in Mt. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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

Do Just One Thing

When it comes time to decorate your front porch for Halloween, think twice about over-decorating a simple pumpkin. More...

Lifestyles

Church News

Rummage buildings open   The rummage buildings at Fairview Church of God, Route 982 between Laurelville and Kecksburg, will be open from 9 a.m. to noon every Friday through October. More...

Senior Menus/Activities

Senior menus and activities for the week of Oct. 1:   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...

School Menus

Menus for the week of Oct. More...

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