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  • Friday's 11/7 local schedule (updated Thursday PM)

    COLLEGES Men’s basketball Penn State Greater Allegheny Tipoff (in McKeesport, Pa.): Apprentice vs. Pitt-Titusville, 4 Kent State-Tuscarawas at Penn State Greater Allegheny, 8 Exhibition: California (Pa.) at VCU, 7 Women’s volleyball Delaware...
  • District 11 football stat leaders and tidbits to get you set for the playoffs

    District 11 football stat leaders and tidbits to get you set for the playoffs
    We appreciate the efforts of District 11 statistician Duke Helm who keeps crunching the numbers and letting us know about the records being shattered all across the district. No record set was more impressive than the all-time Stroudsburg rushing mark...
  • EPC South Division football standings through Week 8

    EPC South Division football standings through Week 8
    The first EPC South Division football title is now Easton's to lose. With Freedom falling to Parkland on Friday and Easton routing Liberty, the Red Rovers have a one-game edge on the Patriots with two games left in the regular season. Easton hosts...
  • Peninsula Catholic cross country teams have shot at triple crowns

    The Peninsula Catholic boys and girls cross country teams have the opportunity to capture triple crowns in the Virginia Independent Schools championships Friday in Orange. The Knights’ teams already have won the Virginia State Catholic and...
  • Catholic LGBT activists urge inclusiveness as Vatican meetings end

    Catholic LGBT activists urge inclusiveness as Vatican meetings end
    About 30 Catholics shivered in the chilly Sunday afternoon air as they prayed the rosary on the sidewalk in front of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The group — a collection of lesbian, gay,...
  • Religion: Boutique Choices In Religious Marketplace

    Religion: Boutique Choices In Religious Marketplace
    Remember the suburban shopping mall? Supposedly it's dying in the United States. Almost no new malls are being built, companies that specialize in malls have declared bankruptcy and — worst of all, if you grew up in 1980s shopping-mall culture...
  • 3 Legislative Candidates Debate In Canton Forum

    3 Legislative Candidates Debate In Canton Forum
    CANTON — Differing positions on gun control and the state's finances were on view at a forum Tuesday attended by two Republican incumbents and one Democratic challenger seeking election to the state legislature. The forum was held by the Canton...
  • Medical pot, Catholic, and Falconer: Letters

    Medical pot, Catholic, and Falconer: Letters
    Puzzled by medical pot I am puzzled. Tamoxifen, a cancer-fighting drug, is extracted from the bark of the yew tree. It is sold by prescription in pharmacies. Morphine and codeine, used to control pain and coughing, are extracted from poppy pods. These...
  • Signs of change on LGBT issues in the Catholic Church

    To the editor: Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Catholics are deeply disappointed that the final summary of the synod on the family at the Vatican omitted the welcoming and respectful language that received such widespread media attention when the...
  • Tuesday's 11:55 p.m. UPDATE: Multi-sport high school polls, results

    Football VA. INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION POLL Division I Team    Rec    Rate    Prv 1. Benedictine    6-2    11.75    1 2. Bishop Ireton    6-2    10.63    2 3. Norfolk Academy    6-2    9.13    T3 4. Liberty Christian Ac.    4-2    9.00   ...
  • Easton High football team climbs in 4A state rankings

    Easton High football team climbs in 4A state rankings
    The last remaining undefeated team from the EPC South Division has moved up in the latest Pennlive.com Class 4A football state rankings. Easton (8-0 overall, 6-0 South) moved from No. 10 to No. 8 in this week's poll after whipping Liberty last week. The...