| Jan 14, 2012
Thumbs up to Jacob and Jaleigh Blickenstaff, brothers who spent part of their Saturday morning last weekend gathering trash along the Spade Road bridge west of Hagerstown. It’s refreshing to see today’s youth taking an interest in preserving...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Jeff Perigo knows exactly where they are — three buildings in Boswell Borough that would be better off at the business end of a bulldozer.
But ridding the borough of blighted properties, he said, isn't as simple as some may believe.
| May 4, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Many of the longer-time patrons of the Grange fraternity in Somerset County will remember the late John W. Scott (1917-2012) from personal visits made to celebrations sponsored by the local subordinate Granges.
Many of his visits were made in the...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 8:15 PM
Samuel Dively, a senior member of the Berlin Brothersvalley FFA Chapter, received a high honor at this year's 83rd FFA Mid-Winter FFA Convention during the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg Jan. 9.
In addition to his Keystone Farmer Degree, Dively won...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 11:20 PM
Samuel Dively, a member of the Berlin Brothersvalley FFA Chapter, received national FFA recognition at the Eastern States Exposition (Big E) in Star Agricultural Placement for Dairy at Springfield, Mass., Sept. 15. The Big E Competition includes 18...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Twelve participants in the Tour de FRACK, or Freedom Ride for Awareness & Community Knowledge, rode their bicycles through Rockwood this week to bring attention to the side effects of hydraulic fracturing.
The bicyclists are riding from Butler to...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 1:42 AM
In about six weeks, Pennsylvania voters will hit the polls for the state's primary. One group is trying to make sure that getting into the polls to vote looks the same as it always has in the past.
A group called Protect our Vote will be protesting House...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Seven Commonwealth Court judges heard arguments Wednesday on whether they should find unconstitutional a state law that gives county commissioners the right to abolish the elected office of jury commissioner with a simple majority vote.
| May 4, 2010
| 11:02 AM
Illegal immigration is a hot topic around the country and now in Pennsylvania. State Representative Daryl Metcalfe unveiled a proposed law that would toughen the state's stance on illegal aliens.
If the Republican legsilator from Butler County gets his...
| May 4, 2010
| 3:38 AM
Illegal immigration is a hot topic around the country and now in Pennsylvania. State Representative Daryl Metcalfe will unveil a proposed law that would toughen the state's stance on illegal aliens.
If the Republican legsilator from Butler County gets...
| Jan 12, 2010
It appears to be mystery solved in the case of a West Sacramento couple's urns and ashes. They mysteriously showed up at a vacant house in Pennsylvania a few months ago. Authorities worked to find a next of kin with no success.
It's an after death...