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  • 14 Aug 2018

    Ford City Hires New Police Chief

    Ford City Borough Council voted to hire Officer-in Charge Paul Hughes as the new Police Chief. He received five votes, and Councilman Marc Mantini abstained. The Personnel Committee received 18 resumes for the position. Council Vice-President ...

  • 14 Aug 2018

    Dayton Fair Announces Horse Pull Winners

    The Brown Brothers (above) won first place in the heavy-weight division pulling over 7,000 pounds and beat out eight others in fierce competition on Sunday at the Dayton Fair. The Browns are well-known for pulling in the Pennsylvania Farm Show ...

  • 14 Aug 2018

    Freeport Theatre Festival Tunes Up Rivertown Firemen’s Jubilee

    The performance of Rivertown Firemen’s Jubilee continues this weekend at the Freeport Theatre Festival. It spotlights contemporary live-action heroes in Rivertown. The music composed by Drew Fennell of the River City Brass. Lyrics are by ...

  • 14 Aug 2018

    OBIT: John H. “Jack” Copenhaver (originally from Kittanning)

    COPENHAVER – John H. Copenhaver (“Jack”) Born 4/23/1930 at his house in Kittanning. Date of death 08-07-18. Married to Helen Copenhaver (deceased) for 67 years. They had 3 children: Kathy Fry-Metzgar, Daniel Copenhaver, and ...

  • 14 Aug 2018

    Vandergrift Man Okay After Crash

    A Vandergrift man escaped serious injury when his vehicle went out of control and struck a concrete median barrier. William F. Shook, 54, was driving south on Route 28 near the Harmar exit on Sunday afternoon when the accident occurred. His 2008 ...

  • 14 Aug 2018

    Historical Headlines – August 14

    Romance is like a game of chess… one false move and you’re mated! 8/14/1968 – It was a packed house at Kittanning Hose Co. No. 1 fire hall yesterday when the Pennsylvania Firemen’s Association presented annual awards. The association is having ...

  • 13 Aug 2018

    Family-Life Chapel Vandalized Saturday Night

    Church go-ers to Family-Life Church yesterday had to put back together their chapel prior to Sunday morning service after the building was vandalized Saturday evening. Most of the vandalism included references to the Reverend David Croyle being ...

  • 13 Aug 2018

    PETS: Dog Enjoys “Dog Days” on the Allegheny

    This is Sangria Rogue.. nicknamed “Roguie Pierogie”.. loves boating and hanging out with her humans Dale and Shannon Ortmann. Rogue lives in Manorville and is an AKC Red Doberman (or doberdork depending on what shes doing)!

  • 13 Aug 2018

    TESH: Old Dogs CAN Learn New Tricks!

    Despite the old adage – you CAN teach an old dog new tricks. Animal behavior specialist Dr. Nicholas Dodman says that older dogs can learn anything a puppy can. You just may have to stop some old, bad habits first. Also, don’t expect an ...

  • 13 Aug 2018

    Historical Headlines – August 13

    “He’s dreamy,” the teenage girl told her mother in 1968. “He’s tall, dark, and has push-button windows.” 8/13/1968 – Burglars looted $1,391.75 worth of merchandise from the Arcade Department Store, 230 ...

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