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Police Look For Franklin Man In Parking Lot Assault

Police on Monday were still looking for a Franklin man who they say is wanted for assaulting a woman outside a Franklin bar early Sunday morning. Franklin City Police said they were continuing a search for Terrence Loggins for allegedly assaulting a 30 year-old woman in a parking lot off Grant Street shortly after 2:00…

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Bucs Prevail On McCutchen Home Runs In DC, May Have Lost Grilli To Injury

Andrew McCutchen slammed a pair of two-run home runs on Monday, and the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Washington Nationals in a 6-5 series opener, but the Bucs may have lost closer Jason Grilli to a throwing arm injury. McCutchen drove home four of the Pirates’ six runs, and raised his batting average to .307. …

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Penguins To Open Season At Home vs. New Jersey On October 3rd

The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced that their 2013-2014 regular season schedule will be kicked off with three consecutive home games, beginning on Thursday, October 3 against the New Jersey Devils. The Pens will also host Buffalo on Saturday, October 5, and Carolina on Tuesday, October 8.  Pittsburgh’s road schedule will start on October 11 and…

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New Bill Would Fund Transportation Through Car Sales Tax Revenue

A state representative from Crawford County says he plans to introduce legislation that would help Pennsylvania’s transportation infrastructure woes without any new taxes. Representative Brad Roae says his plan would raise $6.6 billion for road and bridge repairs within ten years, and $1.7 billion per year after that.  It would utilize the sales tax revenue…

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Mickelson Earns Fifth Major, Wins First British Open

Phil Mickelson birdied four of the final six holes on Sunday to win the British Open for the first time. Mickelson’s final round 5-under-par 66 was his lowest score in the last round of 80 Majors appearances, and the lowest Sunday score at the British Open since 2000.  It was his fifth Major win overall,…

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Pirates Pull Off Win In Finale Of Reds Series

The Pittsburgh Pirates salvaged the final game of a three-game series in Cincinnati on Sunday, defeating the Reds 3-2. Starter Jeff Locke (9-2; 2.11 ERA) pitched one-hit ball for six innings, allowing only one run, striking out six batters and walking four. Garrett Jones homered for the second straight game for Pittsburgh (57-39), and Jordy…

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DuBois Again Wins Section 1 Junior League Title On Their Home Field

For the second straight year, DuBois, playing on their home field at DuBois City Park, captured the Section 1 Junior League Title, beating McLane 13-1 on Saturday afternoon. DuBois will go on to compete in the eight-team state championship tournament which begins Wednesday morning in Cranberry.  DuBois’ games in “pool play” are scheduled for Wednesday,…

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Meadville Toddler Drowns In Grandparents’ Pool

The Crawford County coroner has ruled the drowning death of a two year-old Meadville girl on Saturday afternoon as accidental. The girl, while at her grandparents’ home in Springboro, apparently wandered away from family members and fell into an above-ground pool.  A relative performed CPR on the child before paramedics arrived and rushed her to Meadville…

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SRU Student Charged In Child Pornography Investigation

The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office has filed charges against a Slippery Rock University student in a child pornography investigation. Officials say 22 year-old David Krammes, from Slippery Rock, is charged with five counts of the possession of child pornography, three counts of the distribution of child pornography, and one count of the illegal use of…

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Pleasantville Man Charged For Aiding Teen Girl’s Flight

State Police say a Pleasantville man faces a charge of disorderly conduct after he allegedly helped a teenage girl run away from her grandparents’ home. Investigators say 25 year-old Daniel Allis picked up a 14 year-old girl who had crept out of a Pleasantville residence, and drove her to a home in Titusville.  Troopers tell…

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