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District 10 Football Playoff Results – 1st Round

District 10 High School Football Playoff Results  – 1st Round   “AAA” Semifinals  –  Friday, November 7 Cathedral Prep 62, Meadville 12 Conneaut 34, Central Tech 6   “A” Quarterfinals  –  Friday, November 7 Farrell 24, Lakeview 20 West Middlesex 62, Cochranton 0 Sharpsville 62, Iroquois 35 Wilmington 35, Cambridge Springs 0   “AA” Quarterfinals  –  Saturday, November 8 Greenville 41, Northwestern 6 Hickory 48,…

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District 9 Football Playoff Results – 1st Round

District 9 High School Football Playoff Results  –  First Round:   “A”   Friday, November 7 Rimersburg Union 18, Ridgway 14 Clarion 34, Curwensville 13 Brockway 28, Redbank Valley 14   Saturday, November 8 Kane 39, Elk County Catholic 0   “AA”   Friday, November 7 St. Marys 7, Moniteau 6 (Bye  –  (1) Karns City)   “AAA” (District 9/8/6/5 Sub-Regional Semifinals)…

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Pennsylvania Schools Hold Steady In Second Year Of Performance Profiles

The second year of Pennsylvania’s School Performance Profile shows schools holding steady academically. The profile reveals that 72 percent of the state’s public schools earned a “70” ranking or higher, about the same as last year, State Education Department spokesman Tim Eller told Radio PA News schools have risen to the challenge of preparing students…

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Joy Global Being Investigated In 2012 Company Acquisition

Officials of Joy Global have confirmed that they are being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding their purchase two years ago of the holdings of International Mining Machinery. The announcement does not indicate the reason for the SEC probe. Joy Global purchased the IMM holdings for about $1.2 billion in 2012.  The SEC…

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This Fall’s Second And Third Confirmed Rabies Cases Reported

Two confirmations of rabies in animals killed in the Oil Region were reported Friday by the state Department of Agriculture. The positive rabies test results came from the bodies of a gray fox which had been killed by a dog at a residence in Greene Township in Forest County, and a bat which made contact…

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Police Claim Clarion Woman Tried To Jump From Patrol Car

A Clarion woman was jailed late last week after she allegedly tried to jump from a moving patrol car. State Police officials from the Clarion station say 21 year-old Jamie Bailey was apprehended at a Clarion Township trailer court upon their response to a call that reported two women fighting.  Troopers say Bailey had been…

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Pennsylvania Voter Response On Tuesday Was About 42 Percent

A little more than forty percent of Pennsylvania’s registered voters went to the polls for the midterm general elections on Tuesday. Turnout, according to unofficial figures, has been pegged at just over 42 percent, a number that should climb slightly after all of the write-ins, absentee ballots and military and overseas ballots are officially added to the total.…

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Cooperstown Woman Hospitalized After Route 417 Crash

Police say a Cooperstown woman was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after her S-U-V was struck by another vehicle as she attempted to pull into a driveway along Route 417 in Oakland Township. State troopers say 83 year-old Barbara McCormick was transported to UPMC Northwest in Cranberry following the incident shortly after 4:15 PM Thursday. Police tell KQW that…

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Titusville Women Hurt In Cherrytree Township Rollover

Two Titusville women were injured Wednesday afternoon when their car left a highway in Cherrytree Township and rolled over. State Police officials say a car driven by 54 year-old Sherry Seeley left Route 8 and traveled along a ditch on the west side of the road, eventually rolling over onto its roof. Seeley and a…

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Penguins Win 6th Straight In First Shootout Of The Season

The Pittsburgh Penguins (9-2-1) posted their sixth consecutive victory on Thursday night as Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby both scored during a 2-1 shootout, and the Pens recorded a 4-3 win over the Jets in Winnipeg. The shootout was the first of the season for the Penguins, who took a five-point lead over the New York…

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