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Titusville Man Sought On Three Different Warrants

Law enforcement officials in the Oil Region are searching for a Titusville man who they say is wanted on warrants in three different places. The Crawford County Sheriff’s office says 25 year-old Joseph Gaydosh is wanted for violating his parole on a statutory sexual assault charge from 2011. State Police at the Corry station say…

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Pens Lose For 5th Time In 7 Games; Malkin May Miss Rest Of Regular Season

The Pittsburgh Penguins managed only two scores off the Phoenix Coyotes’ backup goaltender, Thomas Greiss, on Tuesday night and lost for the fifth time in their last seven games, dropping a 3-2 home decision at Consol Energy Center. With the Penguins (46-21-5) needing only one more win to qualify for their eighth straight appearance in…

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Pirates Acquire Vance Worley – Minnesota’s 2013 Opening Day Starter

In a cash deal Tuesday, the Pittsburgh Pirates acquired right-handed pitcher Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins. Worley was the Twins’ opening day starter last season, but went 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA in ten starts, and spent most of the rest of the year at “AAA” Rochester. The Twins had obtained Worley in a…

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29 Hits, 22 Runs In Pirates’ Romp Over Blue Jays

Starling Marte, Jose Tabata and starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez all homered, and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded out a total of 29 hits off four Toronto pitchers in a 22-5 preseason romp of the Blue Jays on Tuesday afternoon at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Florida. Marte went 5-for-6, Tabata was 4-for-4, and both players scored twice…

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Maggie Lucas Tops 2,500 Points In Penn State’s Tournament Win Over Florida

Maggie Lucas and Dara Taylor both scored 22 points Tuesday night, and Lucas passed the 2,500-point mark in career scoring as the Penn State Lady Lions topped Florida 83-61 in the second round of the NCAA women’s tournament at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College. The win puts Penn State (24-7) into the Sweet…

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NCAA Division II Women’s Elite Eight Results – From Erie

NCAA Division II Women’s College Basketball Tournament Results - “Elite Eight” National Quarterfinals – Played Tuesday, March 25 at Erie Insurance Arena in Erie:   Cal Poly Pomona 81, Edinboro 61 Bentley 74, Drury 66 West Texas A&M 81, Limestone 44 Nova Southeastern 72, Concordia – St. Paul 64  

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County Commissioners Association Calls for Funding For 9-1-1

The state’s county commissioners are renewing their call on the Pennsylvania legislature to upgrade funding for the 9-1-1 system. At the forefront of discussion this week at the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania’s meeting in Harrisburg was reform of, and increased funding for, 9-1-1, whose billing has not kept up with technology. CCAP President Jeff…

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Warren High School Student Arrested Following Monday Lockdown

A Warren High School student reportedly faces charges following an incident which resulted in a lockdown of the school late Monday morning. Officials say the facility was locked down around 10:45 AM after a note was found in a boys’ restroom that contained a threat of “an act of violence.” Police and school officials did…

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Woman Charged After Allegedly Attacking A Man Inside His Home In Rocky Grove

A Franklin-area woman has been charged after she allegedly broke into a Rocky Grove residence and allegedly assaulted a man who lives there. Sugarcreek Borough Police say 30 year-old Roxsand Tompkins was arraigned on charges of burglary, trespassing and simple assault.  She was then lodged in the Venango County Jail on $10,000 bail. Police say…

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Steelers Receive Three Compensatory Draft Picks And Sign LB Arthur Moats

The National Football League has awarded the Pittsburgh Steelers three compensatory draft picks, based on the net loss of players to free agency in 2013. The extra picks will be available in the third, fifth and sixth rounds of the NFL draft in early May. In another move involving the Steelers on Monday, Pittsburgh signed…

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