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  • 24 May 2019

    Sunday Memorial Ceremony Scheduled in Ford City

    The Ford City Memorial Eve Candlelight Service is scheduled for this Sunday, May 26. It will be the 69th annual event held in Ford City Park along 4th Avenue. While some towns honor veterans with a parade, such as Kittanning, Ford City has a ...

  • 24 May 2019

    Flag Raised Again at Former Kittanning High School

    The flag was raised for this weekend by Ret. Marine Sgt. Donald McCoy Jr. at the Oz Complex (former Kittanning Sr. High School). “We wanted the flag to fly again. You can see it as you are coming down Orr Avenue. We wanted everyone to see ...

  • 24 May 2019

    Local Veterans Center Assisted by Kittanning Chapter

    WoodmenLife Kittanning Chapter 687 planting flowers & presented a flag at Mechling Shakley Veterans Center on Wednesday morning, May 22 in advance of Memorial Day weekend.  (front row L-R) Cindy Orvis, Janet Cloak, Chapter 687 President Ruth ...

  • 24 May 2019

    Local Students Make Dean’s List at Clarion University

    The following students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. Adrian Rebecca Farinelli Cowansville Rebecca Reck Distant Cali Polka Maycee Shumaker Elderton Austin Cessna Ryan ...

  • 24 May 2019

    Historical Headlines – May 24

    05/24/1969 – S-Sgt. David Lee Fagan, former Works 5 PPG employe at Ford City, retired from military service with 20 years credit to his name on April 30, 1969. 05/24/1969 – The valedictorian and salutatorian of the 1969 graduating class of ...

  • 23 May 2019

    Congregation Hears Motivational Sermons from Former Athlete

    A former pro football player has been lecturing at the Kittanning Church of Christ this week. However, his motivational presentation is more than a discussion on how to throw a pass. Willie Franklin finished high school in 1968 and knew many of ...

  • 23 May 2019

    National EMS Week Commemorated by PennDOT

    According to PennDOT data, 3,955 vehicle crashes occurred on District 10 (Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, Jefferson, and Indiana counties) roadways in 2017. In the event of a vehicle crash with an unresponsive victim, PennDOT’s Yellow Dot program ...

  • 23 May 2019

    “Beer, Wine, & Shine” Festival Planned in New Bethlehem

    The 2nd Annual Beer Wine & Shine Festival Fundraiser is scheduled on Saturday, June 1st from 4:00 – 8:00 PM. Proceeds will benefit “Just Us For the Animals”. Communities will come together to have a fun evening while showing their Love for ...

  • 23 May 2019

    TESH: Intel to Help You Save Some Cash!

    Why is it so many of us choose NOT to save money? Turns out, it has little to do with our income and expenses. Researchers at Dartmouth and Harvard Universities studied lower income people who easily outsave higher-income earners by an average ...

  • 23 May 2019

    Historical Headlines – May 23

    05/23/1969 – Deborah Rae George, junior at Ford City High School, was installed Worthy Advisor in the International Order of Rainbow for Girls, Kittanning Assembly, during a ceremony Monday night at the Masonic Temple, Route 85. 05/23/1969 ...

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