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Father, son cultivate love of tractors, farm heritage

Father, son cultivate love of tractors, farm heritage

- SEAN YODER

Fairgoers this week have the opportunity to see a number of antique tractors that show a piece of American history.

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Indiana County Fair activities continue today
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Indiana County Fair activities continue today
10 hours ago - - JAMIE EMPFIELD, TERI ENCISO, JAMES J. NESTOR
The Indiana County Fair began Sunday and continues through Saturday. See photos from the fair here. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Truck scale to close permanently
10 hours ago - - MARGARET HARPER
The White Township supervisors voted at Wednesday’s meeting to permanently close a truck scale at the township office to defray maintenance and repair costs. [Read More]
Theater by the Grove opens latest production Theater by the Grove opens latest production
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IUP's Theater by the Grove is putting on “Dr. Rick’s Traveling Shakespeare Show Presents: The Tempest” ... [Read More]
Volunteers work to beautify parks Volunteers work to beautify parks
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The Evergreen Conservancy is hosting an AmeriCorps team which is helping with projects in Homer City and at other locations in Indiana County. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
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Every Thursday, get the Gazette’s complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It’s all one click away in the entertainment center. [Read More]
REGIONAL ENTERTAINMENT CENTER REGIONAL ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
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Every Thursday, get the Gazette’s complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It’s all one click away in the entertainment center. [Read More]
Community shred days set
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Indiana First Bank will host shred days to help prevent identity theft by shredding personal documents at the locations below. [Read More]
Gazette expands End Zone Extra to include video highlights, live scoring Gazette expands End Zone Extra to include video highlights, live scoring
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Like the teams taking the field on Friday night, the Gazette is looking to take the next step in its coverage of high school football. [Read More]
Barbecue fans relish fair food
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Barbecue fans relish fair food
1 day ago - - ELLEN MATIS
Barbecue lovers, rejoice — there are a few new barbecue-themed options this year at the Indiana County Fair. [Read More]
Couple's story of love and faith fills pages of 'eight twenty eight' Couple's story of love and faith fills pages of 'eight twenty eight'
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
In a life where every day seems to be a milestone, Thursday stands to be a rock of an event. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
This week's top high school football matchups This week's top high school football matchups
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The Indiana Gazette brings you this list of the opening weekend football games in Indiana County and beyond. [Read More]
Skater earns five gold medals Skater earns five gold medals
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Lily Carone, a seventh-grader at Indiana Area Junior High School, earned gold medals in each of her five freestyle and ice dance events at the Ice Skating Institute World Team Championships in Boston at the end of July. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Indiana edges Penn-Trafford
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Indiana topped Penn-Trafford, 202-206, in a WPIAL Section 1-AAA golf match at the Indiana Country Club on Tuesday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Derry girls improve to 5-1
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DERRY — Derry improved to 5-1 by blanking Ford City, 5-0, in a WPIAL Section 3-AA girls’ tennis match Wednesday. [Read More]
Todd Bird Club sets meeting
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ERNEST — The Todd Bird Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Blue Spruce Lodge at Blue Spruce County Park. [Read More]
IJHS team scores win
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Hannah Scardina netted four goals to lead Indiana to an 8-1 win over Belle Vernon in a seventh- and eighth-grade girls’ soccer match Wednesday. [Read More]
Mixed league seeks bowlers
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The Friday Night Mixed League at Mohawk Lanes is seeking bowlers. [Read More]
Indian Springs Ladies hold finale
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The Indian Springs Tuesday Morning Ladies League closed its season with a scramble this week. [Read More]
New Derry coach brings familiar faces to staff
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DERRY — While Tim Sweeney admits he’s inheriting a young stable of players at Derry, the first-year head coach believes he has the best coaching staff in the WPIAL. [Read More]
Gazette expands End Zone Extra to include video highlights, live scoring Gazette expands End Zone Extra to include video highlights, live scoring
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Like the teams taking the field on Friday night, the Gazette is looking to take the next step in its coverage of high school football. [Read More]

All Police News

 
Defendants sentenced in court
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The following defendants were sentenced by Judges William Martin and Thomas Bianco at hearings on June 30 and July 7 in Indiana County Common Pleas Court: [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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Following an investigation into a two-vehicle traffic crash on June 16, state police at Indiana charged Nathan Blystone, 24, of Aultman, with aggravated assault by vehicle while DUI. [Read More]
Man convicted in woman’s death
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BEAVER (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a woman and her unborn child almost two years ago [Read More]
Boston suspect's sister charged in N.Y. bomb threat Boston suspect's sister charged in N.Y. bomb threat
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NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister was arrested Wednesday on suspicion she threatened to bomb a woman who previously had a romantic relationship with her boyfriend. [Read More]
'Friendly fire' kills 'Cops' crew member 'Friendly fire' kills 'Cops' crew member
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OMAHA, Neb. — When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation. [Read More]
Fattah’s ex-top aide pleads guilty
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A political consultant and former chief of staff to Philadelphia Congressman Chaka Fattah has pleaded guilty to federal charges for his role in a pair of campaign finance schemes. [Read More]
Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons
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ANGLETON, Texas (AP) — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. [Read More]
Hackers attack banks in cybertheft
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A number of U.S. banks, including JPMorgan Chase and at least four others, were struck by hackers in a series of coordinated attacks this month, according to four people briefed on a continuing investigation into the crimes. [Read More]
Girl taken from school testifies about ordeal
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PHILADELPHIA — A young girl abducted from her kindergarten classroom and sexually brutalized in a 19-hour ordeal recalled bits of the crime for a jury Wednesday, but said she couldn’t remember many of the details. [Read More]
Police: Deaths of two men dumped in river drug-related
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PHILADELPHIA — Two men were found dead in a river Wednesday, bound and weighted down with makeshift anchors and their throats slit, in drug-related abductions and killings that authorities said may also have been gang-related. [Read More]

All Family News

 
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Alex Edward Szalkowski FIRST BIRTHDAY: Alex Edward Szalkowski
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Alex Edward Szalkowski celebrated his first birthday on Aug. 26. Helping him celebrate were his big sister, Brionna; big brothers, Jarhed and Austin; family; and friends. [Read More]
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Roen Max Cassidy FIRST BIRTHDAY: Roen Max Cassidy
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Roen Max Cassidy celebrated her first birthday on July 20 with a owl-themed party. She is the daughter of Chance and Bethany Cassidy, of Charlotte, N.C., and the little sister of Teegan. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 28
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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, Aug. 27, 2014: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Aug. 27
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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, Aug. 26, 2014: [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Jacquelyn Glunz and Chadwick Oliver ENGAGEMENT: Jacquelyn Glunz and Chadwick Oliver
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Together with their parents, Jacquelyn Kay Glunz and Chadwick James Oliver have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Aug. 26
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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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Recent activity at area hospitals: [Read More]
WEDDING: Cecelia Jang and Daniel Winger WEDDING: Cecelia Jang and Daniel Winger
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Cecelia Hae Jang and Daniel Gordon Winger were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. on Aug. 2, 2014, in a double-ring ceremony at Springwood Conference Center, Verona, with ministers Joe and Luanne O’Brien officiating. [Read More]

All World News

 
ANALYSIS: Will Obama seek vote on Syria?
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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama faces a familiar question as he contemplates airstrikes in Syria: Should Congress have a say in his decision? [Read More]
UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000 UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000
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GENEVA — The Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than six times as many as are now known, the World Health Organization said today. [Read More]
Ukraine: Two tank columns from Russia enter country Ukraine: Two tank columns from Russia enter country
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NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in southeastern Ukraine, then rolled into the country today as Ukraine's overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said. [Read More]
Accidental shooting by girl, 9, stirs gun debate Accidental shooting by girl, 9, stirs gun debate
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PHOENIX — The accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun. [Read More]
Captive's mother pleads to Islamic State Captive's mother pleads to Islamic State
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The mother of a U.S. hostage being held by the Islamic State group released an emotional video appeal to his captors Wednesday. Shirley Sotloff, the mother of 31-year-old freelance journalist Steven J. Sotloff, addressed her plea directly to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State ... [Read More]
Man convicted in woman’s death
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BEAVER (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a woman and her unborn child almost two years ago [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2014: Poll shows Wolf maintaining lead
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HARRISBURG (AP) — A new poll shows Democrat Tom Wolf retains a wide lead over Pennsylvania’s Republican governor, Tom Corbett. [Read More]
Official: Medicaid talks nearing end
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HARRISBURG — An announcement could be made soon on Gov. Tom Corbett’s plan to use billions of federal Medicaid expansion dollars under the 2010 health care law to subsidize private health insurance policies, a spokeswoman said Wednesday. [Read More]
Auditor: Pensions running out
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SCRANTON (AP) — Pennsylvania’s auditor general is warning that Scranton’s three municipal pension funds will run out of money to pay benefits in a few years. [Read More]
Boston suspect's sister charged in N.Y. bomb threat Boston suspect's sister charged in N.Y. bomb threat
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NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister was arrested Wednesday on suspicion she threatened to bomb a woman who previously had a romantic relationship with her boyfriend. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Walking to IRMC presents challenge
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Given the oft-cited link between fitness and good health, wouldn’t it be great if access to Indiana Regional Medical Center were a little more walker friendly? [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Some lessons from Ferguson
2 days ago -
Observation of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., has taught us a number of important lessons about government and the public. Both have behaved badly in this and past incidents of civil unrest. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: United States now more divided
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In America all types of people are represented regardless of race and ethnicity; however, we must face the fact that our country is divided, and the people are divided from each other. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Angelo Golf Classic a success
5 days ago -
On Aug. 15, the first John Angelo Golf Classic was held at Indian Springs Golf and Country Club. It was a very successful event, and all proceeds will benefit the Foundation for The Arc of Indiana County, which is an agency dedicated to assisting The Arc of Indiana County. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Transit service displeases senior
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When the transit was in the process of changing, I made an appointment to be taken to Canterbury Commons at 8 a.m. to see a doctor. I was picked up at 6:49 a.m., and the office was not open. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Event meets needs of children
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We would like to thank all of those who made this year’s Back to School Giveaway at Kinport Assembly of God possible. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Don't be too quick to judge police in Ferguson
6 days ago -
To law enforcement officials including first responders, security, and community leaders. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: No time or money for political drivel
1 week ago -
In response to the Aug 11 “As I see it” column by U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster and Sunday’s response by Gordon Knox: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: House lawsuit has questionable motives
1 week ago -
On Aug. 11, the Gazette carried an explanation by Congressman Bill Shuster (“The rights of many over the will of one”) regarding the House lawsuit against President Obama. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Complaints about transit service
2 weeks ago -
I had an appointment one morning for Dr. Nesper at 9 a.m. I had called the transit and ordered the transit to get me there on time. [Read More]
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