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High School Football Results – Week 2

High School Football - Week 2   Friday, September Oil City 49, Bradford 0 DuBois 68, Franklin 14 Slippery Rock 49, Meadville 16 Cathedral Prep 43, Strong Vincent 6 McDowell 35, General McLane 0 North East 35, Corry 14 Northwestern 25, Seneca 0 Girard 28, Fairview 7 Fort LeBoeuf 35, Harbor Creek 0 Reynolds 35, Titusville…

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Cards Hold Off Pirates In 12-8 Game, Move To Within Half-Game Of First Place

The St. Louis Cardinals scored five times in three innings off Pittsburgh starter A.J. Burnett on Friday night, and added seven tallies in the seventh inning off two Pirates relievers before holding on for a 12-8 win and move to within a half-game of the first-place Bucs in the National League Central Division. Burnett (7-10;…

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Franklin Native Nathan Karns Posts Playoff Win For Harrisburg Over Erie

Franklin native Nathan Karns posted the win Friday night as the Harrisburg Senators took a 2-games-to-1 lead in the best-of-5 Western Conference finals of the Eastern League baseball playoffs. Karns, a top Washington Nationals prospect, pitched seven scoreless innings, allowing only five hits and striking out eight batters. The home-standing Senators scored on a Brian…

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Oil City Whitewashes Bradford In Region 5 Opener

Oil City scored twice through the air and five times on the ground on Friday night and blanked Bradford 49-0 in a Region 5 gridiron opener at the Oil Field at Oil City High School. Starting quarterback Trent Zdarko twice threw 21-yard scoring passes to Logan Way.  Kevin Daly, who ran for 144 yards, scored…

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DuBois Tops 600 Yards In 68-14 Romp At Franklin

The visiting DuBois Beavers (1-1) rolled up 620 yards of total offense on Friday night in a 68-14 shellacking of the Franklin Knights (1-1) in a Region 5 opener at Franklin High School. The Beavers’ Devin Clark rushed for 230 yards and five touchdowns, while Gabe French threw a pair of touchdown passes, Bryson Paulinellie…

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Nickleville Man Pleads Guilty In Child Pornography Case

A Nickleville-area man entered a guilty plea this week to the charge of the possession of child pornography. 25 year-old Shane Niederriter had been charged with 25 counts in an investigation that began when a woman from the Knox area complained to police that a man had been repeatedly calling her and asking for pictures of…

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Manning Ties NFL Record With 7 TD Throws In Denver’s Opening Win Over Baltimore

Peyton Manning ties a National Football League record with seven touchdown throws as the Denver Broncos opened the 2013 NFL season at home on Thursday night with a 49-27 victory over the defending Super Bowl champions, the Baltimore Ravens. No one had recorded seven TD tosses in one game since Joe Kapp for Minnesota against…

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Seawolves Knot Eastern League Playoff Series With 12-Inning Home Victory

Jamie Johnson singled with two outs in the bottom of the 12th inning, and scored the game’s winning run all the way from first base on a bad throw on a subsequent ground ball, as the Erie Seawolves tied their Eastern League playoff series with Harrisburg at one game apiece with a 2-1 victory on…

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Remains Found Along French Creek Identified As 23 Year-Old Saegertown Man

The human remains found by two fisherman just off a trail leading to French Creek in Meadville’s Fifth Ward on Wednesday have been identified as those of a 23 year-old Saegertown-area man. The Crawford County Coroner’s office says the man was 23 year-old Daniel Proch, who was reported missing in May.  Coroner Scott Schell will…

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Crawford County To Continue Jury Commissioner Posts

Bucking a trend followed by many counties in Pennsylvania, including Venango and Clarion Counties, the Crawford County commissioners Thursday decided to continue the positions of county jury commissioners for now, and the posts will be placed on the general election ballots in Crawford County in November. The commissioners had decided last December to abolish the posts,…

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