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October 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Officials scour schools in search for ambush suspect

SWIFTWATER, Pa. (AP) — With two possible sightings in four days, a man charged in the deadly ambush of a state police barracks appears to have moved out of the deep woods and into a more heavily trafficked area of the Pocono Mountains. More...

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Commentary

The audacity of Greg Orman

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The image some conservatives have of Greg Orman, the wealthy businessman running as an independent against veteran Republican Sen. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

There is no need to panic

Don’t panic. Those words, from Douglas Adams’ “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy,” contain good advice. Sci-fi visionary Arthur C. Clarke once said those words contain the best advice that can be given to humanity. More...

Sports

Lady Panthers fight back

CP comes back from 2-1 deficit to defeat Lady M’s

MERCER — Down two sets to one Tuesday night to Mercer, Commodore Perry’s volleyball squad needed a major spark. More...

Tomcats fall to Bison

The Thiel College men's soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision Tuesday to the visiting Bethany Bison under the lights at Alumni Stadium. Jordan Lilley and Ray Hanzak each had four shots and one shot on goal. Tyler Strite made five saves for the Tomcats. More...

Lady Sailors top Rocky Grove

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP

Girls volleyball Lakeview 3, Rocky Grove 0 FRANKLIN — The Lakeview Lady Sailors made it a quick night at Rocky Grove High School, as they beat the Lady Orioles, 3-0, Tuesday. More...

Poll: Most expect GOP victory in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation’s likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. More...

U.S. expands Ebola checks; Rwanda to check Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fending off demands to ban travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa, the Obama administration instead tightened the nation’s defenses against Ebola by requiring that all arrivals from the diseaseravaged zone pass through o More...

After almost 70 years since he enlisted, Navy veteran receives his high school diploma

MERCER — William Young, 83, a U.S. Navy veteran, was awarded a high school diploma during a special ceremony conducted Monday night at the Mercer Area School Board meeting. More...

 

News

Crawford Co. judge delays sheriff’s sale for Conneaut Lake Park

MEADVILLE (AP) — A judge has delayed the sheriff’s sale of Conneaut Lake Park until objections by the state attorney general’s office can be heard next month. More...

Mercer school board salutes Robotics Club for fine regional performance

MERCER — At Monday’s meeting of the Mercer School Board, Middle-High School Principal Michael Piddington reported that the Mercer Robotics Club placed first in exhibit, spirit and sportsmanship; second in robot design; fourth in robot; an More...

Stevenson: Impact fees to help stabilize Wolf Creek bank

GROVE CITY — A bank stabilization project along Wolf Creek in Grove City will get nearly $40,000 in shale impact fees earmarked for conservation, the office of state Rep. Dick Stevenson, R-8, said Tuesday. More...

Obituaries

Kyle A. Leonard

Kyle A. “Tony” Leonard, of Perry Highway, Sheakleyville, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday evening at the UPMC Horizon, Greenville. He was 17. More...

Martha L. Loreno

Martha L. Loreno, 92, formerly of Leech Road, Sugar Grove Township, died at 1:36 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at St. Paul’s. Arrangements will be announced by Loutzenhiser Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc. More...

Saloma Shrock

Saloma Shrock, 87, of 339 E. Jamestown Road, Greenville, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at 3:05 p.m. at St. Paul’s. She was born on June 7, 1927, in Geneva, Pa., to Emanuel and Mary (Miller) Fisher. She married Joseph Shrock Nov. 28, 1946. More...

Community

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Haunted Hotel Conneaut history presentation tonight Got ghosts? More...

MERCER ROTARIANS AND FRIENDS

MERCER — Members and friends of Mercer Rotary Club took part in the club’s eighthannual radio auction, was broadcast over Sports Radio FM, from 9 a.m. to noon, at Mercer High School, Saturday, Oct. 18. More...

Mercer sixth-graders are ambassadors for peace

MERCER – For the third year, the sixthgraders in Mercer Elementary School teacher Meghan Glass’ art class are partici- pating in the annual Lions Intern ational Peace Poster Contest. More...