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IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks hang on for win at Lock Haven

IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks hang on for win at Lock Haven

LOCK HAVEN — It was a little close for comfort, but the IUP Crimson Hawks got back on track Saturday with a 21-16 win over Lock Haven in a PSAC crossover football game at Hubert Jack Stadium.

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Emergency responders find missing Homer City boy
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HOMER CITY — Volunteer firefighters, police, deputies, search specialists and a family in Homer City went through some tense moments Friday morning when a 9-year-old boy was discovered missing from his house. [Read More]
Newman book sale continues through Sunday Newman book sale continues through Sunday
9 hours ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR
The annual book sale continues today and Sunday at the St. Thomas More University Parish along Oakland Avenue in Indiana. [Read More]
MICHELE HUEY's 'GOD, ME & A CUP OF TEA': Snake oil promises MICHELE HUEY's 'GOD, ME & A CUP OF TEA': Snake oil promises
9 hours ago - - MICHELE HUEY
“God has seen you struggling with some things,” the Facebook message to me read, “and God says it’s over. A blessing is coming your way….” [Read More]
HOMER-CENTER: Directors approve agreement with support personnel
9 hours ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
CENTER TOWNSHIP — The Homer-Center board of directors Thursday accepted an agreement to include 23 aides to be covered by terms of a collective bargaining agreement between the district and the Homer-Center Education Support Professionals union. [Read More]
Community Development Block Grant meetings set
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Interested citizens are invited to attend public hearings Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. at the Burrell Township Municipal Building, 321 Park Drive, Black Lick, and Oct. 2 at 2:45 p.m. at the Center Township Municipal Building, 1212 Neal Road, Homer City. [Read More]
Community church events planned
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Every Saturday in The Indiana Gazette, find this roundup of family and community related events hosted by churches in the Indiana County area. [Read More]
Power company works for warriors Power company works for warriors
10 hours ago - - TOM PEEL
Armstrong Power, in Shelocta, raised more than $50,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project during a golf tournament at Indian Springs Golf and Country Club on Sept. 5. [Read More]
AREA CHURCH SERVICES AREA CHURCH SERVICES
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Indiana County area churches are grouped by communities, which appear in alphabetical order: [Read More]
IUP trustees hear about LCB proposal IUP trustees hear about LCB proposal
1 day ago - - SEAN YODER
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has chosen Indiana University of Pennsylvania as one of three universities in the state system to be a part of a pilot program focused on alcohol education. [Read More]
HOMER-CENTER: Directors hire consultant for security HOMER-CENTER: Directors hire consultant for security
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
CENTER TOWNSHIP — Officials in the Homer-Center School District have tapped a local expert to take a look at safety and security issues and recommend solutions and improvements. [Read More]

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AROUND THE AREA: Ligonier Valley sweeps meet
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PURCHASE LINE — Olivia Miller and Robby Patrick led Ligonier Valley to a sweep in a Heritage Conference cross country meet at Purchase Line on Wednesday. [Read More]
Power company works for warriors Power company works for warriors
10 hours ago - - TOM PEEL
Armstrong Power, in Shelocta, raised more than $50,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project during a golf tournament at Indian Springs Golf and Country Club on Sept. 5. [Read More]
CORRECTION
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Roman Tate’s winning time in the boys’ cross country race for Penns Manor against Blairsville on Wednesday was 18 minutes, 3 seconds. [Read More]
Robinson, Blairsville beat Ligonier
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LIGONIER — Deion Robinson rushed for 124 yards and scored four touchdowns to lead Blairsville to a 4-0 record with a 28-7 win over Ligonier Valley in a Heritage Conference game at Weller Field at Standard Bank Stadium. [Read More]
Friday night football scores Friday night football scores
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Scores from the top matchups in the area on Friday, Sept. 19. [Read More]
Purchase Line makes stand to preserve win
1 day ago -
ALTOONA — Grant Syster rushed for 244 yards and four touchdowns, and Purchase Line stopped St. Joseph’s inside the 5-yard line with three seconds to play in a 33-27 victory in a non-conference game Friday night. [Read More]
Northern Cambria races past United
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ARMAGH — Adam Weiland rushed for 105 yards and two touchdowns and Zack Lieb added two touchdowns in Northern Cambria’s 44-0 rout of United on Friday night. [Read More]
Penns Manor cruises past Saltsburg
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KENWOOD — Penns Manor scored three first-quarter touchdowns and rolled up 330 yards on the ground in a 47-8 shellacking of Saltsburg in a Heritage Conference game Friday at Pat Corrigan Field. [Read More]
Franklin Regional rolls over Indiana
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MURRYSVILLE — Franklin Regional rushed for 347 yards and took advantage of good field position to score a 34-20 win over Indiana in a WPIAL Class AAA Greater Allegheny Conference game Friday. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks look to rebound vs. Lock Haven IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks look to rebound vs. Lock Haven
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
He didn’t mean any disrespect, but this was the first thing Curt Cignetti said when he was asked about this week’s opponent, Lock Haven: “This game is more about us. It’s always about (us). I’m looking forward to the opportunity every day this week to go out there and get better.” [Read More]

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Emergency responders find missing Homer City boy
9 hours ago -
HOMER CITY — Volunteer firefighters, police, deputies, search specialists and a family in Homer City went through some tense moments Friday morning when a 9-year-old boy was discovered missing from his house. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
9 hours ago -
Indiana police are investigating a burglary at Chestnut Hills Dental, 655 Church St. [Read More]
Three found guilty in salmonella trial Three found guilty in salmonella trial
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ALBANY, Ga. — More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning trial that advocates said sends a stern warning ... [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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Indiana Borough police reported Xavier Bennett, 19, of Butler, Butler County, was lodged at Indiana County Jail after police responded to a report of a disturbance inside Giant Eagle Express, 435 S. Seventh St., at 2:57 a.m. today. [Read More]
Chase suspect critical after being shot
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MONROEVILLE (AP) — A man was in critical condition after he allegedly fired at four officers who then returned fire after a 30-mile police chase through several western Pennsylvania communities. No officers were wounded. [Read More]
Trooper laid to rest as police search woods Trooper laid to rest as police search woods
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SCRANTON — Pennsylvania State Police paused to pay tribute to their fallen comrade, then got back to work hunting for the man suspected as his killer — a self-taught survivalist they are trying to flush out of dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland. [Read More]
Man accused in parking lot dare
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BUTLER (AP) — Police said a Pennsylvania man caused more than $14,000 damage to several other vehicles when he took a dare to do a “doughnut” with his pickup truck in a bar parking lot. [Read More]
Lonely man called 911, police say
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HARRISON CITY (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with making three 911 calls to report bogus emergencies simply because he was lonely and wanted paramedics to show up. [Read More]
Official: Child with lighter started fire
1 day ago -
ALTOONA (AP) — Authorities in central Pennsylvania said a child playing with a cigarette lighter apparently started a blaze that sent seven people to the hospital, including three firefighters. [Read More]
Man wanted girl, 5, for sex, AG says
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BUTLER (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he was trying to meet a 5-year-old girl for sex. [Read More]

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STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Riley Stapleton STUDENT 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]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Sept. 20
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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 Sept. 19 activity [Read More]
68TH ANNIVERSARY: Norman and Norma Trimble 68TH ANNIVERSARY: Norman and Norma Trimble
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Norman and Norma Trimble of Glen Campbell celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary Monday. [Read More]
40TH ANNIVERSARY: Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala 40TH ANNIVERSARY: Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala
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Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 21, 1974, at St. Elizabeth’s Roman Catholic Church, Smethport, with the Rev. Thomas Geddes officiating. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 19:
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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, Sept. 18, 2014: [Read More]
2ND BIRTHDAY: Nicholas Matolyak 2ND BIRTHDAY: Nicholas Matolyak
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Nicholas Matolyak celebrated his second birthday Aug. 19 with an Elmo-themed party. His big brother Benjamin and his family helped him celebrate. [Read More]
2ND BIRTHDAY: Reese Brown 2ND BIRTHDAY: Reese Brown
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Reese Lyn Brown, daughter of Brent and Lexi Benamati Brown, of Warsaw, Va., celebrated her second birthday on Aug. 9, 2014. A Dora the Explorer-themed party was held in her honor ... [Read More]
Gazette readers birthdays, Sept. 18
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If you see these Gazette readers today, be sure to wish them a happy birthday! [Read More]

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ANALYSIS: Will mission require 'boots on ground'?
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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s military campaign against Islamic State group extremists has already crept beyond the narrow parameters he first outlined three months ago. [Read More]
Intruder gets in White House Intruder gets in White House
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WASHINGTON — The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended. [Read More]
Turkey: Militants free 49 hostages Turkey: Militants free 49 hostages
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ANKARA, Turkey — Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State group in Iraq were freed today, resolving a serious crisis which Turkish officials had long cited as a reason to avoid moving aggressively against the violent militant group. [Read More]
Buffer zone agreed on in Ukraine peace talks Buffer zone agreed on in Ukraine peace talks
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MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early today to create a buffer zone between government troops and pro-Russian militants by halting their advances, pulling back heavy weapons and withdrawing foreign fighters in order to ensure a stable truce in eastern Ukraine. [Read More]
U.S., Canadian jets intercept eight Russian aircraft
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Two F-22 fighter jets intercepted six Russian military airplanes that neared the western coast of Alaska, military officials said Friday. [Read More]
Five guards settle lawsuits over prison abuse claims
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Five guards from the state prison in Pittsburgh who were disciplined over allegations they hazed or abused inmates — particularly those serving child-sex sentences — have settled lawsuits against the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections for a total of $132,500. [Read More]
State jobless rate climbing
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s jobless rate is up for the second straight month as employment fell and unemployment rose. [Read More]
Oktoberfest opens in Germany
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MUNICH (AP) — Four taps on the keg and the beer started to flow. [Read More]
Three found guilty in salmonella trial Three found guilty in salmonella trial
10 hours ago -
ALBANY, Ga. — More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning trial that advocates said sends a stern warning ... [Read More]
Former Connecticut governor convicted Former Connecticut governor convicted
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HARTFORD, Conn. — Former Gov. John G. Rowland, who resigned from office a decade ago in a corruption scandal, was convicted Friday of federal charges that he conspired to hide payment for work on two congressional campaigns. [Read More]

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Letter to the editor: Freeberg has a vision for Pennsylvania
5 days ago -
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
1 week ago -
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
2 weeks ago -
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
2 weeks ago -
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
2 weeks ago -
Does Philadelphia Street need another bar/restaurant? No. [Read More]
As I See It: A Pennsylvania solution to health care As I See It: A Pennsylvania solution to health care
2 weeks ago -
As attorney general and now as governor, Gov. Tom Corbett has continually fought against Obamacare. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: GOP waiting for 'pennies from heaven'
2 weeks ago -
It’s time to think about November’s midterm elections and what your vote can accomplish. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Welcome to Indiana thanks its supporters
2 weeks ago -
On behalf of the Welcome to Indiana board of directors, we would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to those people who have given generously over many years in support of our efforts to maintain the six “Welcome to Indiana” signs. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Clean power plan protects jobs
2 weeks ago -
The Indiana County commissioners have no proof that EPA limits on carbon dioxide pollution will “cost more than 200,000 jobs.” (“Commissioners ask EPA to revise plan,” Aug. 28). [Read More]
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