June 23, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

BEARING THE RAIN

DELAWARE TOWNSHIP — Friday morning, despite the rain, members of the Mercer County Youth Conservation Camp learned about black bears and the role they play in Pennsylvania during a presentation More...

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Commentary

TO THE EDITOR

There’s more than litter on the side of the road

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THE WORLD ALMANAC DATA BANK

Today is the 174th day of 2018 and the third day of summer.   TODAY’S HISTORY  In 1894, the International Olympic Committee was founded in Paris.  In 1947, the Senate overrode President Harry S. More...

Sports

Trojans celebrate a champion-caliber season

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP — It started four years ago on opening day at Packard Field, and it ended with tears and celebration Friday at the Hempfield Park, as the Greenville baseball team, coaches and parents joined to look back on where the team came from More...

Cavs having ‘good dialogue’ with LeBron’s management team

CAVS

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — With one deadline looming on his future in Cleveland, LeBron James has been in contact with the Cavaliers through his representatives. More...

Take 2: Sexton to wear Irving’s jersey number with Cavaliers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Collin Sexton endeared himself to the Cavaliers with his competitive streak, speed and attitude long before they picked him in the NBA draft. His jersey number showed them something else: He’s fearless. More...

A county for all seasons

Tourism board celebrates efforts to make county year-round destination

SHARON — Mercer County is not a year-round tourist destination — yet. With a little vision and a lot of work, though, officials with Visit Mercer- CountyPA believe that benchmark isn’t far off. More...

Pa. gets early budget peace, as spending bills pass

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania achieved budget peace, for now, as Gov. More...

News

11th Annual Charity Car Cruise-In at Ben Bissett Chevrolet draws a crowd

MERCER — Even though the skies looked ominous and some light rain briefly fell, about 1,000 people came out to see 200 mostly vintage cars and trucks Wednesday evening at Ben Bissett Chevrolet’s 11th annual Charity Car Cruise-In at the Me More...

CROP FUTURES

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STOCKS

US stocks finish mostly higher as energy companies climb

NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices and energy companies rallied Friday after OPEC said it will produce more oil, but not as much as investors feared. While trade tensions remained in the headlines, U.S. More...

Obituaries

Dennis J. Haggerty

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Daniel R. Snyder

Daniel R. Snyder, Youngsville, formerly of Greenville, passed way unexpectedly Wednesday evening, June 20, 2018, in Warren County. He was 49.  He was born in Greenville on June 15, 1969, a son of H. Daniel and Dolly (Varner) Snyder. More...

SERVICES

ERWIN — Meghan J., 56, formerly of Cherry Hill, N.J.   A memorial service will be held at St. Paul’s Villas in the Headland Friendship Commons room, 339 E. Jamestown Road, Greenville, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Entertainment

SUDOKU

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So much TV, so little summer: Amy Adams, Kevin Hart, Dr. Pol

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The fall television season is months away but that’s no reason to stare moodily at a blank screen. More...

ABC orders ‘Roseanne’ spinoff for fall minus Roseanne Barr

LOS ANGELES (AP) — ABC, which canceled its “Roseanne” revival over its star’s racist tweet, said Thursday it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne Barr this fall.  ABC ordered 10 episodes of the spinoff after Bar More...