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October 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Scottdale to move forward on studies for possible CDBG projects

Depending on qualifications, one of five street projects will be part of Scottdale’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application after a hearing this week.  The top priority is the entirety of Pearl Street, which runs between Home More...

News

Geary honored by Scottdale Rotary for 55 years with club

When Ralph Geary was presented with a plaque at a recent meeting of the Scottdale Rotary Club, his response simply was “It’s been a long time.”  That definitely is a true statement.  Geary was recognized at the meeting for More...

Pentagon reveals cyber breach of travel records

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday said there has been a cyber breach of Defense Department travel records that compromised the personal information and credit card data of U.S. military and civilian personnel.  More...

Pik Botha, apartheid-era South African minister, dies

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Roelof “Pik” Botha, the last foreign minister of South Africa’s apartheid era and a contradictory figure who staunchly defended white minority rule but recognized that change was inevitable, died on Friday More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

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

Do Just One Thing

If you enjoy a cold beer with a lime and you leave the lime inside the empty bottle, can you still recycle the bottle? When it comes to small food waste in your recyclables, something like a lime wedge is totally fine. More...

Lifestyles

Church News

Alpha meetings ongoing   More...

Senior Menus/Activities

Senior menus and activities for the week of Oct. 15:  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...

Friends recall man killed in Route 119 accident

John Anthony Canada loved his family and anything with a motor, friends recalled on Friday.  He brought his two loves together, traversing the area on motorcycles with his family, especially his daughter Gina, a Connellsville doctor.  More...

Connellsville Township hears resident water woes

Residents from various parts of Connellsville Township are seeking help from the supervisors for problems with run-off during rain storms.  Problems have been reported along Falcon Drive, Hosfelt Road, Demuth Road and other areas.  More...

Perryopolis seeks names of veterans for honor roll ahead of Veterans Day

The Perryopolis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #7023 is hoping to add names of area veterans to the honor roll in time for Veterans Day  More...

Obituaries

John A. Canada

Dunbar

John Anthony Canada, 69, of Dunbar, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, as the result of an accident.  He was born July 4, 1949, in Connellsville, a son of the late John Battiste and Grace Marie (Pilla) Canada.  John was a member of St. More...

Orval R. Lewis

Connellsville

Orval R. Lewis, 62, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at home, surrounded by his loving family.  He was born Feb. 23, 1956, in Connellsville, the son of the late Robert Earl and Hilda C. More...

Opinion

Costumes are hard

Once again, per tradition, I have gotten a dozen Halloween costume ideas since January. More...

Political Cartoon

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The peculiar politics of Maine

NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine -- Could towns like this, a tiny crossroads of fewer than 1,300 households -- now draped in brilliant autumn foliage colors, by Election Day perhaps resting quietly under a gentle dusting of snow -- decide whether Democrats or Rep More...

Sports

Panthers take down Falcons, 42-9

The start of Friday’s game between Connellsville and Franklin Regional couldn’t have gone much better for the Falcons.  Connellsville put together a nice drive, recovered a fumble off of a punt, and converted the turnover into points More...

Scotties slam Wildcats, 72-28

Southmoreland (4-4) gave up an early lead but stormed back with a record-breaking second quarter en route to an amazing 72-28 win over Shenango (1-7) in non-conference football action Friday night at Russ Grimm Field.  It was all offense in the More...

Warriors rough up Vikings, 55-13

Elizabeth Forward performed well in all three phases of the game Friday night while pounding Mt. More...

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