The Daily Courier articles are only available to current print and online subscribers.
Please click here to
subscribe.

October 24, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Mt. Pleasant Food Pantry holds Turkey Fund Drive

Mt. Pleasant Food Pantry is in the midst of its third annual Turkey Fund Drive, and the goal is to give those families in need a turkey dinner for Thanksgiving and Christmas.  More...

News

U.S. health chief says overdose deaths beginning to level off

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of U.S. More...

VP Pence: Khashoggi’s death will not go without U.S. response

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday that the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi “will not go without an American response” and that the CIA director was in Turkey to review evidence in the case.  More...

Section of Youghiogheny Avenue closed in South Connellsville

South Connellsville officials closed a section of Youghiogheny Avenue on Tuesday for safety reasons, according to a councilman and a social media post.  More...

Opinion

What this election means for U.S. jobs

(AP) –– A basic question confronts voters each Election Day: What kind of country do you want for yourself and your children?  More...

Photo

Full Story

Election could end House investigation

Republicans on Capitol Hill have added enormously to the public’s understanding of what happened in the Trump-Russia investigation. They’re still doing it. More...

Sports

Volleyball teams ready for playoff openers

The first round of the WPIAL volleyball playoffs will begin today and Thursday for four local teams, and though most of the opponents are unfamiliar, coaches said their game plans are to play an aggressive style and stick with what’s been worki More...

Azinger won’t use ‘choke’ in replacing Miller

Paul Azinger used to say for years that the only thing that made a player choke was cash or prestige.  So he’s not afraid to use the word “choke.”  More...

‘So pumped’: Die-hard fans ready for World Series in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — When Nicolas Doherty couldn’t get a ticket to watch the Red Sox play in the World Series in 2013, his mom promised they would get inside the park next time the team made it. More...

Somerset Trust hosts Anchor Hocking reunion

Attendees look at photos and documents related to Anchor Hocking at the Tuesday’s reunion at the Carnegie Free Library. For more, see Thursday’s Daily Courier. More...

City’s pizza fundraiser shatters goal

Organizers were hoping to raise $3,000 for the Bill Swan Food Pantry at the Greater Connellsville Area Community Ministries (CACM) through Connellsville’s Ultimate Pizza last week. More...

Man charged after young children found wandering near home

An Acme man fell asleep while under the influence of methadone and left two young children to wander outside without wearing proper clothing in cold temperatures, state police at Uniontown said.  More...

Obituaries

Junior P. Bish

Everson

Junior P. Bish, 81, of Everson, died early Tuesday morning, Oct. 23, 2018, in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg.  He was born Sept. 8, 1937, in Arona, the son of the late Dean and Thelma Bish.  More...

Alice V. Guariglia

Scottdale

Alice V. McCord Guariglia, 85, of Scottdale, passed away peacefully Friday evening, Oct. 19, 2018, at home.  Alice was born in Barbour County, Philippi, W.Va., a daughter of the late Walter and Alta Wilfong McCord.  She was a member of St. More...

Shanelle D. Cropp

Dunbar

Shanelle Dawn Cropp, 15, of Dunbar, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, in Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh.  She was born Oct. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

Full Story

Pennsylvania Lottery

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

Do Just One Thing

If you have leftover cheese, the good news is that you can freeze it and use it later. More...

Lifestyles

Contagious yawning has been a mystery for millennia

Dear Doctor: The 7-yearold in our family has discovered yawns are “catching,” and he just loves it when he can get his daddy to start yawning, too. More...

Church News

Alpha meetings ongoing   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...

Click here for digital edition
2018-10-24 digital edition