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Jason Day Wins 4-Way Playoff At Farmers Insurance Open

Jason Day parred the second extra hole to win what had begun as a four-way playoff at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines near San Diego. Day, J.B. Holmes, Scott Stallings and Harris English finished regulation play tied at 9-under-par-279, all one stroke better than Charles Howell III and Alex Prugh.  Stallings and English both…

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Oil City Man Jailed In Shooting Death Of His Wife

An Oil City man was arrested over the weekend and was charged in the shooting death of his wife at the couple’s home on Saturday night. Oil City Police say 49 year-old Jeffrey Goodman, Sr. is accused of killing Cathy Goodman by shooting her in the head with a hunting rifle.  Officials tell KQW the incident occurred…

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Pitt Pulls Out Comeback Home Victory Over Syracuse

The Pitt Panthers rebounded from a double-digit deficit on Saturday afternoon, and defeated visiting Syracuse 83-77 in an ACC contest played at the Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh. Jamel Artis paved the way with 20 points, and Sheldon Jeter came off the bench to score 18 after starting guard Cam Wright left the contest with…

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Penn State Beats Cold Nebraska Team; Newbill Becomes Nittany Lions’ 4th-Leading Scorer

The Penn State Nittany Lions (15-9; 3-8 Big Ten) took advantage of a cold-shooting Nebraska squad and defeated the visiting Cornhuskers 56-43 in a Big Ten Conference basketball game played Saturday at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College. Geno Thorpe paced PSU with 14 points, and D.J. Newbill moved into fourth place on the…

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Patriarch Of California-To-Venango County Marijuana Operation Sentenced To State Prison

The former Franklin man said to be one of the organizers of an operation that shipped marijuana packages through the mail from California to Venango County for nearly a year was sentenced Friday to two-and-a-half to ten years in state prison. 69 year-old Dean Graham did receive credit for about seven-and-a-half months already served. Graham,…

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Fire Destroys Clarion County Mobile Home

Firefighters from five companies, including some who had spent all of Thursday night battling a massive fire in Emlenton, were unable to save a mobile home from a blaze that roared through it in northern Clarion County late Friday morning. The residence on Miola Road in Highland Township between Clarion and Cook Forest was reported…

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Ohio Man Charged In Physical Assault On Rocky Grove Woman

An Ohio man was charged late last week in a reported physical assault on a Rocky Grove woman at her home on Park Avenue. Sugarcreek Borough Police say 26 year-old Richard Pankey, from Hubbard, has been charged with simple assault, making terroristic threats and theft by unlawful taking in an incident they say occurred on…

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Powerball Jackpot To Soar To At Least $450 Million

The annuity value of the Powerball Lottery jackpot is expected to soar to at least $450 million by the game’s next drawing Wednesday night. Powerball officials say no one selected all the numbers drawn in Saturday’s game.  They are estimating the one-time cash jackpot for Wednesday game will climb to at least $304.1 million. One…

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Chris Weibel Named Clarion University Football Coach

East Brady native Chris Weibel, a former All-America quarterback at Clarion University, has been named Clarion’s head football coach. Weibel has been the Golden Eagles’ interim coach since December 15, but he officially had the “interim” title removed following the announcement Friday that he had been selected in a nationwide search. Weibel replaces Jay Foster,…

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Le’Veon Bell Gets Probation, License Suspension And ARD For Last Year’s DUI

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell was sentenced Friday morning to fifteen months of probation, a 60-day driver’s license suspension and to meet the requirements of an Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program because of his arrest last fall for driving under the influence. The sentencing guidelines are available in Pennsylvania to first-time DUI offenders with no…

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