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Indiana schools to seek borough police patrols

Indiana schools to seek borough police patrols

Indiana Area school officials have taken the next formal step to make Indiana Borough police the first-responding agency for the senior high and two White Township elementary schools.

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Book breakfast to be held Book breakfast to be held
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The New Century Club/ Friends of the Library book breakfast will be held at 9:15 a.m. Oct. 2 in the dining room at St. Andrew’s Village, 1155 Indian Springs Road, White Township. [Read More]
Photos of the Week
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Photos of the Week
1 hour ago - - TERI ENCISO, JAMES J. NESTOR
Each week, the Gazette presents the people and places of the Indiana County area through the eyes of Gazette photographers. [Read More]
Book sale find adds chapter to story of WWI veteran Book sale find adds chapter to story of WWI veteran
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Hundreds of readers expect to find some kind of treasure each year at the St. Thomas More University Parish used book sale. Any book, itself, is a treasure — in the eyes of the right reader. [Read More]
New attractions set for Clymer Days
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The 19th annual Clymer Days Festival will be held at the Sherman Street Park in Clymer Friday through Sunday. [Read More]
CLYMER DAYS: If you go ...
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CLYMER — The Clymer Days Festival will be held from Friday to Sunday. There will be free admission and entertainment daily. The schedule follows: [Read More]
County 4-H member receives award at state achievement days County 4-H member receives award at state achievement days
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Jesse Isenberg, Indiana County 4-H member, was recently named an Outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H Member at the state level by the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences 4-H Member Recognition Program. [Read More]
Corps of Engineers seeks Public Lands Day volunteers
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MAHONING CREEK LAKE — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mahoning Creek Lake is seeking volunteers to participate in this year’s National Public Lands Day on Saturday. [Read More]
Historical society meeting set
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The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County will feature an original 1930s radio drama titled “Ghost Town Tales” at its annual meeting on Oct. 16 at Indiana Country Club. The program will begin at 6 p.m. [Read More]
Workshop set for dirt and gravel
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Do you have a dirt or gravel driveway, farm lane, or access road? Does your driveway wash out during heavy rains? Do you have consistent potholes? Are you adding gravel year after year? [Read More]
How to send your family news to us How to send your family news to us
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Please follow these guides for sending birth, engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday and other announcements for the Family News section of The Indiana Gazette and The Indiana Gazette Online. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
JEFF KNAPP: Hair dressings perfect for fall fishing JEFF KNAPP: Hair dressings perfect for fall fishing
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Like a mechanic’s vast array of tools, fishing lures have specific applications where they work best. A service technician wouldn’t reach for a screwdriver to remove a lug nut. When the job at hand is to catch Pennsylvania’s gamefish, and the time is fall, it’s a wise angler that reaches int [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Perfect Dragons sweep Glendale
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PURCHASE LINE — Host Purchase Line upped its record to 6-0 by sweeping Glendale in a non-conference girls’ volleyball match Monday. [Read More]
ZEKE WILSON: Hunting seasons on the horizon
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The arrival of autumn was met with the cool temperatures associated with the changing of leaves. [Read More]
IUP 21, LOCK HAVEN 16: Crimson Hawks score unexpectedly close victory IUP 21, LOCK HAVEN 16: Crimson Hawks score unexpectedly close victory
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
LOCK HAVEN — The record book will show IUP beat Lock Haven on Saturday. [Read More]
FOOTBALL: United alumni hold off Homer-Center FOOTBALL: United alumni hold off Homer-Center
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
ARMAGH — For a day or two early this month, it seemed like the novelty of taking the gridiron again had all but faded for the nearly 50 Homer-Center graduates who played in the school’s first Alumni Football USA game in 2011. [Read More]
IUP splits volleyball matches
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MILLERSVILLE — Lauren Hester tallied 18 kills to help lead IUP to a victory over Millersville, 19-25, 25-12, 29-27, 23-25, 15-10, in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference women’s volleyball match Friday. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Kuhns lifts Hawks to overtime victory
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Brittney Kuhns knocked a header past the Slippery Rock goalie in the 96th minute to thrust 16th-ranked IUP past the rival Rock, 1-0, in a thrilling overtime women’s soccer contest at South Campus Field on Saturday. [Read More]
Tourney set at Yellow Creek
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PENN RUN — The inaugural Ben Hill Memorial Bass Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, at Yellow Creek State Park. [Read More]
GOLF: Gradwell wins Cup match
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LATROBE — Doug Gradwell, of Plumville, won his match in the Palmer Cup, helping to lift the West Penn Golf Association to a 9-8 victory over the Tri-State Professional Golfers’ Association in the event held Thursday at the Latrobe Country Club. [Read More]
GOLF: Chutorich scores hole-in-one
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Sporty Chutorich scored a hole-in-one Wednesday at the Indian Springs Golf and Country Club. [Read More]

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Mom given two years in death Mom given two years in death
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
A former White Township woman was sentenced this morning to serve up to two years in Indiana County Jail for her conviction on charges from the bathtub drowning of her 13-month-old son early last year. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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At 11:34 p.m. Saturday, Indiana police responded to a report that a suspect had smashed his way into a residence along the 200 block of South 14th Street and was still inside the residence. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
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Eric Aughenbaugh, 38, of DuBois, was not hurt at 3 p.m. Thursday as he tried to avoid a farm tractor on Route 119. [Read More]
Police find rifle of suspect in trooper ambush Police find rifle of suspect in trooper ambush
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CANADENSIS — Authorities have had no confirmed sightings of the alleged gunman who is accused of a deadly ambush at a police barracks 10 days ago, but they say they have found an assault rifle he was carrying and believe they are hot on his trail in the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods. [Read More]
Accused intruder to appear in court Accused intruder to appear in court
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WASHINGTON — The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance today in federal court. [Read More]
Police: Kids not restrained Police: Kids not restrained
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EFFORT (AP) — Four children killed in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania were not in booster seats or wearing seat belts when the car in which they were traveling caused a high-speed, four-car crash, police said Sunday. [Read More]
Bus overturns in Delaware, killing two Bus overturns in Delaware, killing two
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NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A bus carrying dozens of passengers finishing up a sightseeing tour crashed and overturned in Delaware, leaving two women dead and several other passengers injured, authorities said. [Read More]
Man seen with student sought Man seen with student sought
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities were searching for a man believed to be the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving. [Read More]
INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
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A number of defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl, of Indiana. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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John Gallagher, 18, of Quakertown, Bucks County, was cited with underage drinking and public drunkenness by Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus police at 2:24 a.m. Sept. 13 on a sidewalk near Delaney Hall. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays: Sept. 23
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If you see these Gazette readers today, be sure to wish them a happy birthday! [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Sept. 22, 2014. [Read More]
WEDDING: Nicole Mears and Christopher Arnold WEDDING: Nicole Mears and Christopher Arnold
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Nicole Jean Mears, of Home, and Christopher Michael Arnold, of Little Rock, Ark., were united in marriage on Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Wedgewood Wedding and Banquet Center in San Clemente, Calif., with the Rev. Jude Urso, of Pittsburgh, officiating. [Read More]
BIRTH: Greyson Thomas Dill
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Greyson Thomas Dill was born Sept. 3, 2014, at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 22
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, weekend activity: [Read More]
How to send your family news to us How to send your family news to us
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Please follow these guides for sending birth, engagement, wedding, anniversary, birthday and other announcements for the Family News section of The Indiana Gazette and The Indiana Gazette Online. [Read More]
Crowning of the queen Crowning of the queen
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Mary Roach, 2013 Penns Manor Homecoming Queen, crowned Emma Tomayko as the 2014 queen at halftime of the Penns Manor-Saltsburg game Friday in Kenwood. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 21
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
BOY OF THE MONTH: Riley Stapleton BOY OF THE MONTH: Riley Stapleton
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The Indiana Optimist Club recently selected Riley Stapleton as the Boy of the Month for September, the 681st Boy of the Month since the program began. [Read More]

All World News

 
Apple: 10 million new iPhones sold Apple: 10 million new iPhones sold
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NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, a record for a new model, in the three days after the phones went on sale. [Read More]
Second trial begins for Florida man accused in teen's death Second trial begins for Florida man accused in teen's death
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jury selection began Monday in the second trial of a Florida man accused of killing a Georgia teenager during an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store. [Read More]
Ferguson residents begin using body cameras
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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A California-based group has distributed and trained some Ferguson residents on how to use body cameras to record police. [Read More]
Poll: Support for gay marriage may be leveling off
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A survey released Monday from the Pew Research Center indicates American support for same-sex marriage could be leveling off after several years of dramatic growth in acceptance of equal rights for gays and lesbians. [Read More]
Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov
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WASHINGTON — The government’s own watchdogs tried to hack into HealthCare.gov earlier this year and found what they termed a critical vulnerability — but also came away with respect for some of the health insurance site’s security features. [Read More]
Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A cease-fire in east Ukraine is being upheld by both government troops and Russia-backed rebels, a senior Ukrainian official said today, in a first step toward enforcing a truce that has been riddled by repeated violations since it was imposed earlier this month. [Read More]
Explosion at Chinese fireworks factory kills 12
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BEIJING (AP) — An explosion at a fireworks factory in southern China killed 12 people and injured 33 others, the local government said today. [Read More]
WHO: Ebola cases could reach 21,000 by November WHO: Ebola cases could reach 21,000 by November
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LONDON — New estimates from the World Health Organization warn the number of Ebola cases could hit 21,000 in six weeks unless efforts to curb the outbreak are ramped up. [Read More]
Pentagon: U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria Pentagon: U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria
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The U.S. and partner nations began launching airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time Monday night, expanding a military campaign against the militants with a mix of fighter jets, bombers and Tomahawk cruise missiles fired from ships in the region. [Read More]
Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in intruder case Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in intruder case
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition in the car of the man accused of scaling the White House fence and sprinting inside the building, a federal prosecutor said Monday. A machete and two hatchets also were found. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the editor: Liberals know pennies' source
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The left says pennies come from heaven and conservatives vainly await them. No, conservatives try to balance the budget by cutting expenses, not awaiting pennies from the skies. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Have a good day
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I have a son, Austin, who has spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Evil in the world
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God hates evil. Everywhere we look, we see evil. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: EPA's plan
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We in the Keystone State are naturally blessed with two of the most important ingredients to a prosperous economic future: coal and natural gas. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Freeberg has a vision for Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania House candidate Kevin Freeberg has a vision and plan for education, jobs and the economy, and tax relief. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Decision on liquor license questioned
1 week ago -
I work and reside in Indiana Borough. I am also the owner of the building that I intended to lease to Mr. Reilly for his restaurant. Indiana Borough council recently denied the transfer of Mr. Reilly’s owned and approved alcohol license to my building, and I feel there are a couple of misconceptio [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Thanks for successful poppy campaign
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On behalf of all the members of Indiana VFW Post 1989 and its Ladies Auxiliary, I want to thank the management of the Walmart super center, Giant Eagle supermarket and Tate’s Market in Clymer for allowing our members to distribute the poppies at their places of business. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Attack culture stalls political progress
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The world of politics changed forever with the onset of cable news networks and the Internet — news cycles once flush with stories thoroughly researched are now dominated by talking heads and bloggers focused on ratings rather than accuracy. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: County needs homeless shelters
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I have heard and read about fundraisers for various groups, etc. I think it is so wonderful that there are people who care about others and not just themselves. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Rejection of liquor license welcome, but hypocritical
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Does Philadelphia Street need another bar/restaurant? No. [Read More]
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