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Umbenhauer Named Rocky Grove Basketball Coach

The Valley Grove School Board on Monday named Ryan Umbenhauer the new head varsity basketball coach for Rocky Grove High School. Former Oriole player Chip Bell was hired as jayvee coach. Umbenhauer replaces Steve Cutchall who resigned in late October along with assistant coach Dylan Gravatt.  Cutchall had led Rocky Grove to two District 10…

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Two Safes Stolen From Cranberry Residence

Police investigators are looking into the theft of two safes from a Cranberry Township residence. The State Police say the safes were removed from a home along Route 322 sometime between October 16 and November 16.  They contained old coins, jewelry and personal items. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the State Police…

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NFL Results – 2013 Week 11

NFL Results – Week 11   Thursday, November 14: Indianapolis 30, Tennessee 27   Sunday, November 17: Pittsburgh 37, Detroit 27 Cincinnati 41, Cleveland 20 Chicago 23, Baltimore 20 Philadelphia 24, Washington 16 Denver 27, Kansas City 17 Buffalo 37, NY Jets 14 Oakland 28, Houston 23 Seattle 41, Minnesota 20 New Orleans 23, San…

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150th Anniversary Of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address To Be Observed Tuesday

The U.S. Secretary of the Interior will be the federal government’s representative to Tuesday’s observance of the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in Adams County. Secretary Sally Jewell will be one of the event’s keynote speakers, along with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian James McPherson. The historic anniversary marks Lincoln’s visit to Gettysburg in November,…

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3-Alarm Fire Destroys Barn, Antique Farm Equipment Near Clarion

Three fire companies attempted to battle a Sunday night fire that destroyed a barn near Clarion, as well as the hay and antique farm equipment that were stored inside. C-93 Radio reports that the fire erupted around 8:30 PM Sunday evening at a farm in Strattanville.  Earlier erroneous reports had listed the location as the Route 66…

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Steelers Move Into 2nd-Place Tie With 37-27 Win Over Detroit

Ben Roethlisberger threw for 367 yards and four touchdowns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers won for the fourth time in six games following an 0-4 start, beating the Detroit Lions 37-27 in a game played Sunday afternoon at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. With the win, a loss by the Browns to the Bengals, and an overtime loss…

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Two Die In Titusville As A-T-V Hits Oncoming Car

Two Titusville men died Friday night after their all-terrain vehicle hit an oncoming car on Route 8 north of Titusville. Police say a passenger in the A-T-V, 23 year-old Ryan Rose, was killed when he was ejected from the off-road vehicle during the crash.  The driver of the A-T-V, 22 year-old Devon Beach, who was…

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Johnson Wins 6th Sprint Cup Title With 9th-Place Finish Behind Hamlin At Homestead

A 9th-place finish in the NASCAR Sprint Cup season finale on Sunday at Homestead Motor Speedway near Miami gave Jimmie Johnson his sixth Cup title, more than any other driver besides Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt, Sr., who both won seven. Denny Hamlin took the checkered flag in Sunday’s event, the Ford EcoBoost 400, but the spotlight…

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Pens Fall From First Place After 4-1 Loss In New Jersey

Former Penguin Jaromir Jagr scored his sixth and seventh goals of the season against his former team on Saturday night, leading the New Jersey Devils (7-8-5) to a 4-1 home victory over Pittsburgh. Following the Penguins’ fourth loss in their last five games, Washington (12-8-1) defeated St. Louis 4-1 on Sunday, and moved one point…

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Grand Valley Man Pleads Guilty But Mentally Ill In Warren County Arson Spree

A Grand Valley man charged with three arsons and a break-in at a fourth residence has entered pleas of guilty, but mentally ill to counts of arson and trespassing. Nine other charges against 67 year-old James Slagter were withdrawn. Sentencing will be delivered at a later date.  In the meantime, Slagter is lodged in the…

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