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Emerson, 400 Relay Team Set District Records At D-10 Swimming Championships

Phil Emerson set two District 10 records and joined with three teammates in setting a third at the D-10 swimming and diving championships held over the weekend at the Junker Center at Penn State-Erie. Emerson will be the top seed in two individual events at the upcoming PIAA “AA” championships after establishing new D-10 marks…

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Harvick Back In Winner’s Circle Back At Phoenix

Kevin Harvick led Sunday for 224 of the 312 laps of NASCAR’s The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, Arizona. Harvick took the checkered flag at the same course where he last won in October.  Dale Earnhardt, Jr., the winner of the previous weekend’s kick-off event at Daytona, finished second and…

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Henley Wins Honda Classic In A Playoff With McIlroy

On a day in which it seemed that no one atop the leaderboard wanted to win, Russell Henley birdied the first playoff hole and captured the Honda Classic at the PGA National Resort and Spa’s Champion Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. In the process, Henley outlasted third-round leader Rory McIlroy, who both bogeyed and…

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Pirates Tally 1-1-1 Record During Weekend Preseason Baseball

Josh Harrison homered and Chris Dickerson drove in two runs Sunday as the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a 1-1-1 weekend in preseason baseball with a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in Clearwater, Florida. The Bucs faced a pair of former Pittsburgh pitchers – A.J. Burnett and Brad Lincoln.  Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle started Stolmy Pimentel,…

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Blackhawks Dominate Penguins In Chicago Snowstorm

James Neal was credited with the only goal scored by the Pittsburgh Penguins — it was actually scored inadvertently by an opponent – and the Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves on the losing end of a 5-1 decision in another of the NHL’s Stadium Series outdoors games played at Soldier Field in Chicago on Saturday night.…

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Pitt Wins 85-81 In OT At Notre Dame

Lamar Patterson scored 20 points, and Talib Zanna added 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, including a career-high ten offensive rebounds, and the Pitt Panthers posted an 85-81 overtime victory on Saturday afternoon in an Atlantic Coast Conference game played at Notre Dame. Cameron Wright contributed 15 points for Pitt (22-7 overall), who improved to…

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Saturday’s High School Basketball Playoffs Results – March1

High School Basketball Playoff Results  –  Saturday, March 1   PIAA “AAAA” Boys Subregional McDowell 64, DuBois 48   District 10 “AAA” Girls Championship  –  Hickory 39, Villa Maria 24 “AAA” Girls 3rd-Place Game  –  Mercyhurst Prep  51, Slippery Rock 23 “AA” Girls Championship  –  General McLane 38, Mercer 31 “AA” Girls 3rd-Place Game  – …

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Public Hearing Set On Clarion County Courthouse Annex Project

A public meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 13 on the proposed $8 million courthouse renovation and annex construction project in Clarion County. Under the plan, the county’s Office of Emergency Services and the 9-1-1 headquarters would be moved into the new annex from the dilapidated former county jail building.  Other offices located in three…

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Senator Hutchinson, Wife Safe After Minor Traffic Accident

State Senator Scott Hutchinson and his wife, Mary Beth, are reported to be fine following a minor traffic accident late Friday afternoon. State Police officials say the accident occurred on Pittsburgh Road just south of Franklin when a teenage driver traveling in the right southbound lane of traffic swerved into the Hutchinson’s vehicle in the…

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Friday’s High School Basketball Playoff Results – February 28

High School Basketball Playoff Results  –  Friday, February 28 –   District 10 Boys “AAA” Championship  –  Farrell 83, Erie East 78 3rd-Place Game  –  Strong Vincent 60, Oil City 59   District 10 Boys “AA” Championship  –  West Middlesex 55, Fairview 54 3rd-Place Game  –  Mercyhurst Prep 64, Reynolds 44   District 10 Boys…

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