Memorial Day programs planned in Rimersburg

By | 2017-05-24T17:41:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local Papers|

By jwalzak@thecourierexpress.com (Josh Walzak) RIMERSBURG – Shearer-Shick Post 454 of the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7132, both of Rimersburg, will host the Memorial Sunday, May 28, service and the commemorative service on Memorial Day, May 29. Read More: Leader-Vindicator

Real I-D” Bill Heads To Governor Wolf’s Desk

By | 2017-05-24T16:17:07+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst After passage by the state Senate in a 49-1 vote on Tuesday, Pennsylvania's “Real I-D Bill” has been sent to the desk of Governor Tom Wolf. The Senate vote came after an amended version of the measure was sent back to them by the House of Representatives. The change states that individuals [...]

Cook Forest WiFi a Go

By | 2017-05-24T16:11:37+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst Front row: L-R Deborah Pontzer, Congressman Glenn Thompson's office and Catherine Coleman, PA Great Outdoor Visitors Bureau Operations Manager.Middle row: Jim Swanson, Director of Information Technology at North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission and Jamie Popson, PA Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau Website & Social Media Coordinator.Back row: Ryan Borcz, Park [...]

Newbie Memorial Day Program Plans Finalized

By | 2017-05-24T15:10:08+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst NEW BETHLEHEM—Final plans were announced this week for the annual Memorial Day observance that pays tribute to the nation's war dead, according to Ray Ishman, who is chairing the annual observance on behalf of the sponsoring Walter W. Craig Post 354 of the American Legion. This year's event, to be held this [...]

Memorial Day plans finalized in New Bethlehem

By | 2017-05-24T14:52:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local Papers|

By jwalzak@thecourierexpress.com (Josh Walzak) NEW BETHLEHEM – Final plans were announced this week for the annual Memorial Day observance in New Bethlehem that pays tribute to the nation's war dead, according to Ray Ishman, who is chairing the annual observance on behalf of the… Read More: Leader-Vindicator

Montgomery, Tommarello named top students at Union

By | 2017-05-24T13:29:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local Papers|

By jwalzak@thecourierexpress.com (Josh Walzak) RIMERSBURG – Union High School's Class of 2017 will receive diplomas at graduation ceremonies on May 30, and taking the spotlight will be valedictorian and salutatorian, Kolby Montgomery and Nicholas Tommarello. Read More: Leader-Vindicator

Commissioners opposed to state budget cuts

By | 2017-05-24T10:41:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local Papers|

By By JOSH WALZAK L-V Editor KITTANNING – Proposed state budget cuts were criticized last week by Armstrong County officials who said that any lawmakers who vote in favor of the plan are also voting in favor of raising county taxes to make up the difference. Read More: Leader-Vindicator

Clarion OKs public meeting on hazard mitigation plan

By | 2017-05-24T09:08:44+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Local News|

By ClarionExtra.com By NATASHA BRENNEMAN Staff writer A public meeting about the county hazard mitigation plan was approved by Clarion County commissioners during their meeting Tuesday. The public meeting will be held June 29 at 6:30 p.m. at Limestone Fire Department, at 9790 Route 66. The plan will be available for public viewing, and comments [...]