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IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks rally from 10 down to reach title match

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – IUP is going to play in the NCAA Division II championship game.

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WHITE TOWNSHIP: Getty Heights eyed for proposed dog park WHITE TOWNSHIP: Getty Heights eyed for proposed dog park
16 hours ago - - MARGARET WEAVER
The results of a survey regarding the construction of a potential dog park in White Township were positive and narrowed the location to Getty Heights Park, according to a township official. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY: Officials oppose fracking waste disposal INDIANA COUNTY: Officials oppose fracking waste disposal
16 hours ago - - RANDY WELLS
The Indiana County commissioners Wednesday adopted a resolution urging state and federal environmental agencies to reject permits for disposing of hydraulic fracking waste from natural gas and oil drilling in underground injection wells in Indiana County. [Read More]
Couple to stage exhibit Couple to stage exhibit
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In celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary, Indiana Art Association members David and Beverly Young have an art exhibit at Calvary Presbyterian Church in Indiana. [Read More]
Scholarship available for college student
16 hours ago -
The Indiana Garden Club annually awards a minimum of one $500 scholarship from the Julia Pound/Alice O’Dell Scholarship Fund for students entering college or graduate school with a major in several specific fields. [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]
How to submit a letter to the editor How to submit a letter to the editor
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The Indiana Gazette welcomes letters to the editor and will endeavor to print readers’ letters in a timely manner. [Read More]
Your town, your community: Your news Your town, your community: Your news
1 day ago -
Here's your home page for all the United area news! Stay on top of the goings on in Clyde, Armagh, Dilltown, Brush Valley, the Wheatfields and the ghost towns. Everything from the United School District and its communities, in one stop. [Read More]
Reed stops by school to share story Reed stops by school to share story
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State Rep. Dave Reed, R-Indiana, read “Green Eggs and Ham” to first-graders Tuesday at Blairsville Elementary School in honor of Dr. Seuss, whose birthday is celebrated in March during Reading Month. [Read More]
Jazz festival fundraiser, lineup set Jazz festival fundraiser, lineup set
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The Delaney Chevrolet Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival will hold a “Westsylvania Blues Happy Hour” on Friday. [Read More]
Mack honored as top attorney Mack honored as top attorney
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Indiana attorney Jonathan Mack, vice chairman of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Council of Trustees, has been recognized by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP BASKETBALL: Jeffers boosts Hawks to semifinals IUP BASKETBALL: Jeffers boosts Hawks to semifinals
16 hours ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
IUP’s Jeremy Jeffers scored 10 points in the second half, giving IUP just enough offense to get past Azusa Pacific, 69-65, in the Elite Eight at the Ford Center on Wednesday afternoon. The Crimson Hawks advanced to play Tarleton State (Texas) in the national semifinals at 7 p.m. today. [Read More]
IUP NOTEBOOK: Norfleet scores 1,000th point in victory IUP NOTEBOOK: Norfleet scores 1,000th point in victory
16 hours ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Brandon Norfleet figured his phone was chiming with the usual postgame congratulatory messages that come after a win. [Read More]
MATTHEW BURGLUND: IUP stepping in the right direction MATTHEW BURGLUND: IUP stepping in the right direction
17 hours ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
As the majority of the IUP campus was wrapped up Wednesday afternoon in the exploits of its men’s basketball team, Curt Cignetti stood firmly on the turf at Miller Stadium, his mind focused on football. [Read More]
Indiana senior is extra special Indiana senior is extra special
17 hours ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
Few have accomplished what Riley Stapleton has his senior year of high school, and now the Indiana star athlete is gathering attention beyond what has been read on these pages or heard on the radio. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bobcats crush Trojans HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bobcats crush Trojans
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Blairsville’s Zack Olechovski tossed a one-hitter and got all the run support he needed in the second inning to guide the Bobcats to a 16-1 win over Saltsburg in a Heritage Conference baseball game at WyoTech Park. [Read More]
Indiana, Marion Center advance in Optimist tourney
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Indiana and Marion Center each won Wednesday to advance to the semifinals in the 46th annual Indiana Optimist Club Underclass Basketball Tournament at Indiana High School. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Thursday's Sports in Brief AROUND THE AREA: Thursday's Sports in Brief
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Action Wednesday in high school softball, tennis, track and field. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks make 'final four' IUP BASKETBALL: Crimson Hawks make 'final four'
1 day ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – IUP advanced to the national semifinals with a 69-65 victory over Azusa Pacific in the first round of the Elite Eight today. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Azusa Pacific makes smooth transition to Division II IUP BASKETBALL: Azusa Pacific makes smooth transition to Division II
2 days ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — The Azusa Pacific Cougars had a pretty good run going as an NAIA program. [Read More]
H-C, Saltsburg to play in Optimist semifinals H-C, Saltsburg to play in Optimist semifinals
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Saltsburg and Homer-Center advanced to the semifinals in the 46th annual Indiana Optimist Club Underclass Basketball Tournament on Tuesday. [Read More]

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Fire destroys home in Green Township Fire destroys home in Green Township
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Fire officials said a house owned by Carl Syster along Starford Road in Green Township was destroyed by fire at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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Borough police officers said a Bellefonte man fought against arrest while he was intoxicated in the 100 block of South Seventh Street on Friday morning. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
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A Creekside woman suffered minor injuries in a collision on Wednesday on Route 422 at the intersection with Ridge Road, according to state police. [Read More]
Video grows in use as stun gun feature
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HARRISBURG — The existence of cameras attached to stun guns was news to a Pennsylvania prosecutor who said Wednesday that a recording made by an officer’s own stun gun was the strongest evidence used to charge her this week with homicide for a man’s shooting death in February. [Read More]
FBI: Bomb components found in Tsarnaev's family apartment
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BOSTON — FBI agents told jurors in the Boston Marathon trial that nails, BBs, pressure cooker parts and other items similar to those used in two pressure-cooker bombs that exploded near the marathon’s finish line were found in Dzokhar Tsarnaev’s family apartment in Cambridge. [Read More]
Cops: Suspect left behind credit card
17 hours ago -
WEST SUNBURY (AP) — State police in Pennsylvania say a trespassing suspect used his own credit card to jimmy open a garage door, then left it behind when the homeowner suddenly appeared and startled him. [Read More]
Judge finds man disabled, voids his death sentence
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UNIONTOWN (AP) — A man convicted of the 2002 slayings of a Pennsylvania couple and their pregnant 17-year-old daughter has an intellectual disability that makes him ineligible for the death penalty, a judge said Wednesday in throwing out the sentence. [Read More]
Police: Teacher accused of luring
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PITTSBURGH — An elementary school teacher who resigned this month was obsessed with one of her 11-year-old students, encrypting her phone number on the girl’s math homework, exchanging thousands of text messages with her and even talking of running away with her, authorities said Wednesday. [Read More]
Prison guard charged with assault
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PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania county jail guard has been charged with assaulting an inmate who was serving a drunken-driving sentence, by allegedly pushing him backward while handcuffed so hard that he hit his head and suffered a seizure. [Read More]
Racist note sent to commissioner nominee Racist note sent to commissioner nominee
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HARRISBURG — A note apparently hand-delivered to the home mailbox of Gov. Tom Wolf’s nominee for Pennsylvania State Police commissioner has raised the issue of race in one of the nation’s largest police forces. [Read More]

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ENGAGEMENT: Jessica Brown and Michael Mey ENGAGEMENT: Jessica Brown and Michael Mey
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Jessica Brown, daughter of Roger and Bonnie Brown, of Vintondale, and Michael Mey, son of Mike and Diane Mey, of Bethel Park, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Brandy Harman and Patrick Roberts ENGAGEMENT: Brandy Harman and Patrick Roberts
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Brandy Harman, daughter of George and Pam Harman, of Donegal, and Patrick Roberts, son of Jack and Cindy Roberts, of Home, announce their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, March 26 Gazette readers' birthdays, March 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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Indiana Regional Medical Center, March 25, 2015 [Read More]
91st BIRTHDAY: Harold Cunningham 91st BIRTHDAY: Harold Cunningham
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Harold Cunningham will celebrate his 91st birthday Saturday. He was born in Hastings, the second of eight children. [Read More]
89th BIRTHDAY: Margaret Jerko 89th BIRTHDAY: Margaret Jerko
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Margaret Jerko celebrated her 89th birthday on Tuesday. [Read More]
87th BIRTHDAY: Janet Stoner 87th BIRTHDAY: Janet Stoner
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Janet Stoner will celebrate her 87th birthday today. She was born in Clearfield. [Read More]
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS
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The Indiana Gazette presents this roundup of academic achievements and accomplishments by Indiana County area students. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, March 25
2 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
2 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, March 24, 2015: [Read More]

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Disbelief, shock worldwide at co-pilot's role in Alps crash Disbelief, shock worldwide at co-pilot's role in Alps crash
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Around the world, from leaders to pilots to victims' relatives to ordinary people, the news that prosecutors believe a 27-year-old co-pilot deliberately sent Germanwings Flight 9525 straight into a French mountain produced a range of emotions. [Read More]
Safety experts: Air crash in Alps raises need for third pilot Safety experts: Air crash in Alps raises need for third pilot
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WASHINGTON (AP) — French prosecutors' assertion that this week's air crash of a German airliner into a rugged mountainside was a deliberate act of the co-pilot points to the possible need for a third pilot in airline cockpits, several aviation safety experts said Thursday. [Read More]
Military accuses Berghdal of desertion Military accuses Berghdal of desertion
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FORT BRAGG, N.C. — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held captive for five years by the Taliban, was charged Wednesday by the U.S. military with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy and could get life in prison if convicted. [Read More]
Alone at controls, co-pilot sought to 'destroy' the plane Alone at controls, co-pilot sought to 'destroy' the plane
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PARIS (AP) — The co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and "intentionally" sent the plane full speed into a mountain in the French Alps, ignoring the pilot's frantic pounding on the door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thursday. [Read More]
Video grows in use as stun gun feature
17 hours ago -
HARRISBURG — The existence of cameras attached to stun guns was news to a Pennsylvania prosecutor who said Wednesday that a recording made by an officer’s own stun gun was the strongest evidence used to charge her this week with homicide for a man’s shooting death in February. [Read More]
Women on PSU frat's Web page talk to police
17 hours ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Police say some women pictured nude or seminude in photos posted to a Penn State fraternity’s secret Facebook page have come forward, and some frat members are now cooperating with an ongoing criminal investigation [Read More]
Saudi airstrikes target rebel bases in Yemen Saudi airstrikes target rebel bases in Yemen
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SANAA, Yemen — Saudi Arabia bombed key military installations in Yemen today after announcing a broad regional coalition to oust Shiite rebels that forced the country’s embattled president to flee. [Read More]
FBI: Bomb components found in Tsarnaev's family apartment
17 hours ago -
BOSTON — FBI agents told jurors in the Boston Marathon trial that nails, BBs, pressure cooker parts and other items similar to those used in two pressure-cooker bombs that exploded near the marathon’s finish line were found in Dzokhar Tsarnaev’s family apartment in Cambridge. [Read More]
Union fights over restroom
17 hours ago -
MUNHALL (AP) — A school board plans to vote on continuing to let a special needs student use a faculty restroom despite a union grievance filed by teachers at a Pittsburgh-area elementary school. [Read More]
Cops: Suspect left behind credit card
17 hours ago -
WEST SUNBURY (AP) — State police in Pennsylvania say a trespassing suspect used his own credit card to jimmy open a garage door, then left it behind when the homeowner suddenly appeared and startled him. [Read More]

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How to submit a letter to the editor How to submit a letter to the editor
1 day ago -
The Indiana Gazette welcomes letters to the editor and will endeavor to print readers’ letters in a timely manner. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: A celebration of drunken disregard
2 days ago -
Congratulations to IUP for allowing the least common denominator to represent them this past weekend. Unfortunately the representation, in my humble opinion, was pretty much what one would expect based on last year’s festivities. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Wrong answers on dealing with zealotry
2 days ago -
I am writing in response to Sunday’s letter written by McClellan Blair (“Zealotry a threat to our civilization”). [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Rega sentence questioned
4 days ago -
I would like to applaud the Gazette for reporting and following the hit-and-run case involving District Justice Jennifer Rega. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Medical care in area lauded
4 days ago -
Recently I was taken by Citizens’ Ambulance to Indiana Regional Medical Center. After a couple of days and some tests, I came home and had the services of the Visiting Nurse Association for follow-up care. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: 'Showtime' promises to be great program again
4 days ago -
Want to be entertained and pay practically nothing for it? [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Zealotry a threat to our civilization
5 days ago -
Today there are three forms of zealotry that threaten civilization as we know it: radical Islam, environmentalism and socialism. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Fraud not a problem in food program
5 days ago -
An open letter to Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa.: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Shirey headline overly graphic
1 week ago -
Earlier this year I sent a letter to the Gazette pertaining to its insensitive treatment of Jennifer Rega and urging greater compassion and kindness. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Auxiliary gym should not be top priority at Purchase Line
2 weeks ago -
As a resident and third-generation alum of the Purchase Line School District (PLSD), I attended the recent school board meeting to verbally oppose the board’s interest and subsequent waste of time and resources in suggesting construction of a $4 million-$10 million auxiliary gymnasium. [Read More]
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