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Car enthusiast wills pristine Chevelle to grandson

Car enthusiast wills pristine Chevelle to grandson

- CASEY KELLY

APOLLO — In theory, the average motorist should have changed the windshield wiper blades of a 1966 Chevy at least 50 times by now. Art Stear hasn’t changed his once, but not due to neglect. Quite the contrary.

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Humane Society accepts donations Humane Society accepts donations
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The Indiana County Humane Society recently accepted collections from S&T Bank. [Read More]
Busy time for reunions Busy time for reunions
1 hour ago - - CARL KOLOGIE
July must be the month for reunions. So far, I have been to three of them, two this past week. [Read More]
Marion Center Bank hires AVP Marion Center Bank hires AVP
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Marion Center Bank recently hired Brandy Henry as assistant vice president/assistant branch manager at the bank’s branch along Indian Springs Road in White Township. [Read More]
County CEO hosts tour of business sites County CEO hosts tour of business sites
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David Ruppersberger, president of the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance, explored businesses and business opportunities in Indiana County during a familiarization tour on July 14. [Read More]
KURT DUDT: Retired prof surprised by trouble with wildlife
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KURT DUDT: Retired prof surprised by trouble with wildlife
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In the fall of 1988, my wife, Deborah, and I moved to 46 acres in Armstrong Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania. Here, we thought, we would raise a portion of our food. Our assumption was that we would grow fresh food that was not laced with insecticides. [Read More]
Public bodies to hold open meetings Public bodies to hold open meetings
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Meetings of municipal governments, school boards and county governmental bodies scheduled this week are at the following times and locations: [Read More]
Center Township oil bill to be adjusted Center Township oil bill to be adjusted
16 hours ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
GRACETON — A road material vendor has agreed to adjust a steep bill for a supply of dust-suppressing oil at the request of the Center Township supervisors. [Read More]
Photos of the Week
Photos
Photos of the Week
16 hours ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR, KAYLA GRUBE
Each week, the Gazette presents the people and places of the Indiana County area through the eyes of Gazette photographers and our readers. [Read More]
'Texting Thru Cancer': Hair today, gone tomorrow 'Texting Thru Cancer': Hair today, gone tomorrow
16 hours ago - - JAN WOODARD
Me: “My hair’s falling out.” [Read More]
'God, Me and a Cup of Tea': Information overload 'God, Me and a Cup of Tea': Information overload
16 hours ago - - MICHELE HUEY
I often wonder if technology, instead of making life easier and better, has made it more complicated and stressful. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
Hughes chasing title at Sunnehanna
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Hughes chasing title at Sunnehanna
1 hour ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
Local junior golf phenom C.J. Hughes has a chance to win another major tournament this week, if he can conquer the field at the C.R. Miller Memorial Match Play tournament. [Read More]
YOUTH LEGION BASEBALL: Walbeck wins tourney opener YOUTH LEGION BASEBALL: Walbeck wins tourney opener
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CENTER TOWNSHIP — Based on his personnel and the way his team came alive during the late stages of the season, Walbeck Insurance coach Kurt Krejocic didn’t expect the typical two-and-out host-team showing that’s been seen at the Pennsylvania Youth American Legion Western Regional baseball tour [Read More]
YOUTH LEGION BASEBALL: Kelly Chrysler rally falls short YOUTH LEGION BASEBALL: Kelly Chrysler rally falls short
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Kelly Chrysler came alive late and scored the final five runs, but the Blue Sox didn’t do enough to dig themselves out of an early hole in a 7-5 loss to Connellsville in a first-round game of the Pennsylvania Youth American Legion Western Regional baseball tournament Saturday at First Commonwealth [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS: West Lebanon wins series opener INDIANA COUNTY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS: West Lebanon wins series opener
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Tyler Beitel pitched a complete-game shutout and Matt Griffith came through at the plate twice in the final two innings to lead West Lebanon over Blairsville, 4-0, and claim the first game of an Indiana County League best-of-five semifinal series Friday. [Read More]
Missions Possible 5K scheduled Aug. 13
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BLAIRSVILLE — The Missions Possible fourth annual 5K run and walk will be held Saturday, Aug. 13, at 8:30 a.m. [Read More]
YMCA's annual golf outing set Monday YMCA's annual golf outing set Monday
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The YMCA of Indiana County will hold the 10th annual Kennard Fairman Golf Outing on Monday at the Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort and Conference Center. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks add three recruits IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks add three recruits
2 days ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
Officially, the number of basketball recruits in IUP’s 2016 class stands at three. [Read More]
SOFTBALL: Gilgal wins Church League game SOFTBALL: Gilgal wins Church League game
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Gilgal Presbyterian defeated Indiana Alliance Church, 18-4, in an Indiana County Church League softball game Thursday. [Read More]
Winning team named at golf tournament Winning team named at golf tournament
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Indiana County Head Start’s 20th annual golf tournament was held July 8 at the Indiana VFW. [Read More]
WEST PENN OPEN: Local players grace top 25 WEST PENN OPEN: Local players grace top 25
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VERONA – The difficult Par 70 course at the Longue Vue Golf Club got to the competitors at the 112th West Penn Open, as the number of golfers breaking par dropped to one at the final standing. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Somebody stole a silver Honda Accord with Pennsylvania registration JYR-7037 between midnight and 7 a.m. Saturday while it was parked on South 13th Street between School and Washington streets, according to Indiana Borough police. [Read More]
HOMER CITY DISTRICT COURT DOCKET HOMER CITY DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
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The following defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Susanne Steffee, of Homer City. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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State police at Kittanning are investigating a theft Thursday or Friday at 143 W. Main St. [Read More]
Homeland Security employee arrested
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities arrested a Department of Homeland Security employee Friday for charges related to walking into his agency’s Washington headquarters with a gun, a knife, an infrared camera, pepper spray and handcuffs last month. Federal government analyst [Read More]
Cardiologist pleads guilty in methadone-related pill mill case
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A cardiologist charged with running a pill mill along with a woman who ran a methadone clinic raided by federal agents last fall pleaded guilty Friday. [Read More]
Police looking for owner of marijuana
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CHELTENHAM (AP) — Police in eastern Pennsylvania are hoping a dope will stop by their station and claim a package containing more than 4 pounds of marijuana. [Read More]
Slain deputy to be laid to rest
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Brad Garafola, one of three law enforcement officers shot and killed by a lone gunman in an ambush, went down fighting, returning fire to the very end. [Read More]
Report says jail elevator door gave way, sending two to deaths
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WILKES-BARRE (AP) — Officials in northeastern Pennsylvania said Friday the fifth-floor door to a county jail elevator swung open as if it was hinged on the top earlier this week, causing a prisoner and guard to break through it and fall to their deaths. [Read More]
Camp minibus rolls on side, injuring nine
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TOBYHANNA (AP) — Authorities say a camp minibus rolled onto its side in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, sending nine teenage boys to the hospital. [Read More]
Police hunt for motive in Munich shooting that left 10 dead Police hunt for motive in Munich shooting that left 10 dead
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MUNICH (AP) — Police were hunting Saturday for clues to explain why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays, July 24 Gazette readers' birthdays, July 24
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
BIRTH: Julian James Maverick Warner BIRTH: Julian James Maverick Warner
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Julian James Maverick Warner was born June 15, 2016, at 4:45 p.m. at Magee-Womens Hospital of Pittsburgh. [Read More]
Scholarship awarded to Homer-Center alumni Scholarship awarded to Homer-Center alumni
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A Homer-Center Alumni Scholarship was recently awarded to Lane Matthew Potts, a 2016 graduate of Homer-Center High School. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, July 23: Gazette readers' birthdays, July 23:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, July 22, 2016: [Read More]
EAGLE SCOUT: Joseph Emilio Cook EAGLE SCOUT: Joseph Emilio Cook
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Joseph Emilio Cook recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, July 22: Gazette readers' birthdays, July 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 HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, July 21, 2016: [Read More]
100TH BIRTHDAY: Sara A. McQuown Kerr 100TH BIRTHDAY: Sara A. McQuown Kerr
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Sara A. McQuown Kerr, formerly of Commodore, will celebrate her 100th birthday on July 29. [Read More]
BIRTH: Madeline Jeanae Schlereth BIRTH: Madeline Jeanae Schlereth
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Alyssa Crawford and Richard Allen Schlereth Jr., of Butler, announce the birth of their daughter, Madeline Jeanae Schlereth, on July 15, 2016, at Butler Memorial Hospital. [Read More]

All World News

 
Head of IMF calls for end to uncertainty of Brexit Head of IMF calls for end to uncertainty of Brexit
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BEIJING — The head of the International Monetary Fund called Friday for quick action to end uncertainty over Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, which she said is dampening global economic growth. [Read More]
U.S. airlines amass $3.9 billion in second-quarter profits U.S. airlines amass $3.9 billion in second-quarter profits
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FORT WORTH, Texas — Compared with their checkered track record, major airlines are enjoying boom times. [Read More]
Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention
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PHILADELPHIA — The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned. [Read More]
Washington Monument closed due to elevator issues
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say the Washington Monument will be closed until at least Tuesday due to elevator problems. [Read More]
Oil spill disrupts water
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PRINCE ALBERT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Officials in Saskatchewan are preparing a city of more than 35,000 people to deal with the disruption of its water supply as oil from a pipeline leak makes it way along a major river in the province. [Read More]
Nations split on how to deal with China
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VIENTIANE, Laos — For 49 years, the unity of Southeast Asia’s main grouping has hinged on its founding principle: decisions by consensus. But that cardinal rule is now proving to be the biggest headache for its members, who began important meetings this weekend deeply divided on how to deal with [Read More]
Pay equity bill approved
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BOSTON (AP) — Men and women would move closer to equal pay in the workplace in under a bill that has landed on Republican Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk. [Read More]
Emails reveal officials' hostility against Sanders
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WASHINGTON — A cache of more than 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton’s nomination at the party’s convention next week in Philadelphia, details the acrimonious split between the Democratic National Committee and Clinton’s former rival, Sen. Ber [Read More]
Scientists seeking volunteers for 10-year health research
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WASHINGTON — Government scientists are seeking 1 million volunteers willing to share the innermost secrets of their genes and daily lives as part of an ambitious 10-year research project to understand the causes and cures of disease. [Read More]
Goodbye, VCR: Production to halt by month's end Goodbye, VCR: Production to halt by month's end
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Many new technologies are born with a bang: Virtual reality headsets! Renewable rockets! And old ones often die with a whimper. So it is for the videocassette recorder, or VCR. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: ABATE thanks supporters Letter to the Editor: ABATE thanks supporters
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Indiana County ABATE (Alliance of Bikers Aimed Toward Education) recently had its 2016 Camp Orenda fundraising campaign. It was another great year and we would like to send an enormous thank-you to the following businesses, organizations and their patrons, as well as private donors for helping us su [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: The right restroom door? Letter to the Editor: The right restroom door?
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I would like to begin with a simple-to-understand passage of Scripture: Genesis 1:27, “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.” This verse is easy to comprehend. It is not difficult to know the gender in which you are born. So the [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: At long last, a choice in the 41st district Letter to the Editor: At long last, a choice in the 41st district
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Kudos to state Senate candidate Tony DeLoreto for his July 7 letter headlined “Workers deserve more from senator.” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Property owners should appeal taxes now Letter to the Editor: Property owners should appeal taxes now
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To the county commissioners: I’m sure you realize by now that you will have many more appeals on property reassessments. The time to appeal needs to be extended beyond Sept. 1. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Support Citizens', other first responders Letter to the Editor: Support Citizens', other first responders
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With all the recent ongoing discussions and incidents related to the drug epidemic plaguing our communities in Indiana County, it is critical for all of us to recognize the valuable resources being used every day to respond to these incidents, in addition to all the other emergencies. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Do not arm educators Letter to the Editor: Do not arm educators
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I am deeply troubled by the recent Indiana Area school board meeting, during which debate focused on allowing teachers to carry firearms — a dangerous, unnecessary and likely ineffective plan. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Elderton/Plumcreek Park lauds volunteers Letter to the Editor: Elderton/Plumcreek Park lauds volunteers
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There is much negativity in our society today, but I would like to share some positive actions by some wonderful people. The Elderton/Plumcreek Recreation Park would like to thank all those who have volunteered at the park this spring and summer. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Sen. White's legislation a welcome protection Letter to the Editor: Sen. White's legislation a welcome protection
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As part of a family that depends on the use of natural resources to produce energy to earn a living wage, we want to thank Sen. Don White for his efforts to allow us to continue working without government getting in the way. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: The facts don't matter Letter to the Editor: The facts don't matter
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Former Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson is still in hiding after being cleared in the shooting death of Michael Brown in 2014. The facts didn’t matter then and they don’t now. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Decision on Hillary an insult to justice Letter to the Editor: Decision on Hillary an insult to justice
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The statement Tuesday by FBI Director Comey is an outrageous insult to the American justice system. [Read More]
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