April 21, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Volunteers are the rocks that help St. Paul’s roll

WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP — The theme of the 42nd Annual St. More...

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Obituaries

Charles M. Slater

Charles M. Slater, of Grove City, formerly Stoneboro, died Feb. 28, 2018.  Known by his friends as “Chuck” and his family as “Mynheer.”  A memorial to celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, May 12, at 11 a.m. More...

SERVICES

RUNKEL — Arthur, 79, of Cochranton.  Friends and family may call at Dickson Family Funeral Home, 123 S. Franklin St., Cochranton, on Sunday, April 22, from 2 to 6 p.m., at which time the Elks will conduct a service.  More...

Sports

Aggressive hitting in fourth leads Trojans over Raiders

Coming off a threegame slide, the Greenville Trojans have won two straight, including Friday’s Reynolds-Greenville rivalry game, where the Trojans used a big fourth inning to jump out to their first lead of the game, winning 9-7 at Packard Park More...

Courtier scores late, Flyers edge Penguins to force Game 6

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sean Couturier’s long shot from the point got past Matt Murray with 1:17 left and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Friday night to force sixth game in the first-round series.  The Flyers c More...

Lady M’s have new outlook in 2018

MERCER — After going through a tough year in 2017, the Mercer Lady M’s softball team has come through that season with a renewed outlook for this season.  Mercer head coach Jack Trott said coming off the team’s 5-12 season wasn More...

Biologists hope to see carp pass on koi herpes immunity

WEST SHENANGO TOWNSHIP — While a big carp kill last year put a scare into Pymatuning State Park officials — and local businesses that rely on Linesville Spillway and fishing traffic — state biologists are optimistic about the future of one of the lak More...

NKorea says it’s suspended nuclear, missile testing

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site ahead of a new round of negotiations with South Korea and the United States.  There was no c More...

News

PennDOT to host meeting on Route 322 project

WEST FALLOWFIELD TOWNSHIP — PennDOT will host a public meeting at 9 a.m. More...

Council president pleads not guilty to theft from non-profit

ERIE (AP) — The president of Erie’s city council has pleaded not guilty to federal charges that she stole more than $70,000 from the anti-violence non-profit she founded after her son’s shooting death.  More...

Bus leaves Cleveland for New York, ends up in Toledo

CLEVELAND (AP) — Greyhound says it is investigating how a bus meant to take passengers from Cleveland to New York ended up in Toledo.  More...

Community

Bob and Linda Cosgrove celebrate golden anniversary April 19

Robert “Bob” and Linda Cosgrove of Perry Township celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday, April 19, 2018.  Mr. Cosgrove married the former Linda Shearer April 19, 1968, in Worthington, Pa.  Mrs. More...

BIBLE THOUGHT

“‘Where, O death, is your victory? Where, More...

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Registration open for Py lake fishing tourney May 5   ESPYVILLE — The Pymatuning Lake Association will host its 2018 crappie tournament Saturday, May 5, and registration is now open.  More...