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END ZONE EXTRA: Thursday football preview

END ZONE EXTRA: Thursday football preview

- CARLY KROUSE, JAMES J. NESTOR

Gazette staffer Carly Krouse brings you this week's Thursday Sports Preview, a highlight of what's to come in Friday night high school football.

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Local 4-H members attend show Local 4-H members attend show
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Twenty-nine Indiana County 4-H members representing three clubs recently tested their equestrian skills at the annual Indiana County 4-H Horse Roundup held at Creekside Stables. [Read More]
Award winners reported at county fair Award winners reported at county fair
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The Indiana County Fair has reported these winners of awards in competition in a variety of departments. [Read More]
County fair reports award winners County fair reports award winners
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These winners have been reported in the exhibits and competition at the 153rd Indiana County Fair. [Read More]
Library to present series of speakers Library to present series of speakers
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The Indiana Free Library has announced a new series of history programs on a variety of topics presented by local historians: [Read More]
Class holds 57th reunion Class holds 57th reunion
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The Elders Ridge High School Class of 1958 held its 57th class reunion Aug. 8 at Patrick’s Pub, Apollo. [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]
Band Night, through the ages Band Night, through the ages
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For years, Band Night at the Indiana County Fair has drawn huge crowds to see performances of bands throughout the area. Here’s a look at Band Night, through the ages. [Read More]
Harness racing family shines at county fair
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Harness racing family shines at county fair
2 days ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR, SEAN YODER
It was a hot race day Tuesday for horse and human. [Read More]
Tragedies mar IUP semester's start Tragedies mar IUP semester's start
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Officials say an Indiana University of Pennsylvania student from Cambria County was discovered dead early Tuesday on Papermill Avenue near the campus parking garage, just off Oakland Avenue. [Read More]
New group forms to challenge tax process New group forms to challenge tax process
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
A second property owners’ group has been formed to organize a protest against the Indiana County property reassessment project. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
END ZONE EXTRA: Site gets another boost END ZONE EXTRA: Site gets another boost
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Due to the ongoing success of End Zone Extra, the Gazette is again looking to step up its online coverage of high school football. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: In any language, Indians form tight bond END ZONE EXTRA: In any language, Indians form tight bond
13 hours ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
The three words are kept in their original language so their meaning will not get lost in translation. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Talented Indians ready to roll END ZONE EXTRA: Talented Indians ready to roll
13 hours ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
When coach Mark Zilinskas looks at his quarterback, he sees him through two sets of eyes. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Teams adapt to shorter camps END ZONE EXTRA: Teams adapt to shorter camps
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Indiana County football teams had to deal with shorter preparation time this year. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Defense remains strength for Comets END ZONE EXTRA: Defense remains strength for Comets
13 hours ago - - CARLY KROUSE
KENWOOD — Penns Manor’s defense was good last year. They led the area in total defense and had a plus-10 turnover margin. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Comets still wearing big target END ZONE EXTRA: Comets still wearing big target
13 hours ago - - CARLY KROUSE
KENWOOD — Coach Bill Packer and the Penns Manor Comets are no strangers to feeling the heat. Because of the program’s success in recent years, the Comets have had a target on their back year after year. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Line turns into pleasant surprise for Bobcats END ZONE EXTRA: Line turns into pleasant surprise for Bobcats
13 hours ago - - CARLY KROUSE
BLAIRSVILLE — Blairsville might not have many linemen, but quarterback Ryan Shirley is a fan of the ones who are there. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: New Bobcats set out on their own END ZONE EXTRA: New Bobcats set out on their own
13 hours ago - - CARLY KROUSE
BLAIRSVILLE — After Blairsville finished last season at 11-1 and came up just short of an appearance in the district championship game, the Bobcats have to make a fresh start this year. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Wildcats look for push up front END ZONE EXTRA: Wildcats look for push up front
13 hours ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
HOMER CITY — The Homer-Center Wildcats entered preseason camp with a lot of questions. [Read More]
END ZONE EXTRA: Transfer QB fills big hole for Wildcats END ZONE EXTRA: Transfer QB fills big hole for Wildcats
13 hours ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
HOMER CITY — It would be nearly impossible to fill the gaps left by the departure of a senior class of 16 players who led the Homer-Center Wildcats to a 25-19 record, two playoff appearances, a Heritage Conference championship and a District 6 championship over the past four seasons. [Read More]

All Police News

 
Officials probe woman's death Officials probe woman's death
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BURRELL TOWNSHIP — A Shelocta woman was found dead in a camper trailer Tuesday in Burrell Township, according to state police in Indiana. [Read More]
Fire damages home Fire damages home
13 hours ago - - TOM PEEL
Five fire departments were called to a structure fire this morning along Route 286 in Conemaugh Township, according to Indiana County 911. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Someone stole two 50-foot sections of red industrial garden hose and an oscillating sprinkler Tuesday from the north side of Stright Hall on the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus during the early morning hours, according to campus police. [Read More]
Items found
13 hours ago -
State police at Indiana barracks said they found a small amount cash in the Walmart parking at 3100 Oakland Ave. in White Township on Aug. 23. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS ACCIDENTS
13 hours ago -
A Clymer man suffered moderate injuries Wednesday afternoon in a collision at the intersection of Route 286 and Starford Road, according to state police. [Read More]
Judge to reconsider online threat case
13 hours ago -
JOHNSTOWN (AP) — A federal judge has been asked to reconsider a magistrate’s order to release a 19-year-old Pennsylvania man while he awaits trial on charges that he made Facebook threats to kill preschool children. [Read More]
Ex-Sen. Jane Orie appeals conviction Ex-Sen. Jane Orie appeals conviction
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PITTSBURGH — Former Pennsylvania Sen. Jane Orie filed a federal appeal Wednesday of her state criminal conviction and prison sentence, arguing as she has previously without success in state court that a second trial amounted to double jeopardy. [Read More]
Officials probe five packages sent to girls
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MURRYSVILLE (AP) — Five suspicious packages addressed to girls who had been in touch with a California man on social media were intercepted and destroyed at a post office in the Pittsburgh suburbs. [Read More]
Judge won't dismiss charges in Gray death Judge won't dismiss charges in Gray death
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BALTIMORE — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor in the case. [Read More]
Tragedies mar IUP semester's start Tragedies mar IUP semester's start
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Officials say an Indiana University of Pennsylvania student from Cambria County was discovered dead early Tuesday on Papermill Avenue near the campus parking garage, just off Oakland Avenue. [Read More]

All Family News

 
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Benjamin Brilhart FIRST BIRTHDAY: Benjamin Brilhart
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Benjamin Stephen Brilhart celebrated his first birthday on Aug. 28, 2015. [Read More]
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Everett Porter FIRST BIRTHDAY: Everett Porter
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Everett Finnegan Porter celebrated his first birthday with a family party on July 25, 2015, at his home in Kittanning. [Read More]
SECOND BIRTHDAY: Roen Cassidy SECOND BIRTHDAY: Roen Cassidy
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Roen Max Cassidy celebrated her second birthday on July 20, 2015, with a Minnie Mouse party. [Read More]
SECOND BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright SECOND BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright
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Abigail Grace Wright celebrated her second birthday on July 18, 2015, with a “Sophia the First” party with her brother, sister and family. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 3 Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 3
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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, Sept. 2, 2015: [Read More]
IUP announces May 2015 graduates IUP announces May 2015 graduates
2 days ago -
The following area students have completed requirements for graduation from Indiana University of Pennsylvania as of May 2015. [Read More]
Gazette readers birthdays, Sept. 2 Gazette readers birthdays, Sept. 2
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, Sept. 1, 2015: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 1 Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 1
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]

All World News

 
Votes secured for Iran nuclear agreement Votes secured for Iran nuclear agreement
13 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — The Iran nuclear deal strongly backed by President Barack Obama and just as ardently opposed by the GOP is now on track to get through Congress. [Read More]
Obama makes history in Arctic Circle Obama makes history in Arctic Circle
13 hours ago -
KOTZEBUE, Alaska — President Barack Obama brought no grand policy pronouncements, new legislative proposals or major tranches of federal aid with him to Alaska. Instead, he sought to use the power of his own celebrity to command attention to the issue of climate change. [Read More]
SAT scores slip slightly; more students take test SAT scores slip slightly; more students take test
13 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years. [Read More]
Manhunt for suspect enters third day Manhunt for suspect enters third day
13 hours ago -
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — A false report sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield at night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a northern Illinois police officer, officials said today, as the manhunt entered a third day. [Read More]
Marine killed, nine hurt in hard landing
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CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — One Marine has been killed and nine others were hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune. [Read More]
Hungary blasts Germany, EU on migration Hungary blasts Germany, EU on migration
13 hours ago -
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's leader railed today at Germany and EU leaders for lacking urgency in dealing with Europe's migrant crisis as chaos reigned back home. [Read More]
900,000 veterans have pending health care requests
13 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — Nearly 900,000 military veterans have officially pending applications for health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department’s inspector general said Wednesday. [Read More]
GOP leaders want pledge to avert third-party bid GOP leaders want pledge to avert third-party bid
13 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — Seeking to avert a 2016 disaster, the Republican National Committee on Wednesday challenged every GOP presidential candidate to sign a pledge not to undertake a third-party bid under any circumstances. [Read More]
Judge to reconsider online threat case
13 hours ago -
JOHNSTOWN (AP) — A federal judge has been asked to reconsider a magistrate’s order to release a 19-year-old Pennsylvania man while he awaits trial on charges that he made Facebook threats to kill preschool children. [Read More]
Low-income workers see biggest drop in paychecks Low-income workers see biggest drop in paychecks
13 hours ago -
Despite steady gains in hiring, a falling unemployment rate and other signs of an improving economy, take-home pay for many U.S. workers has effectively fallen since the economic recovery began in 2009, according to a study by an advocacy group that is to be released today. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Tax reassessment should concern renters Letter to the Editor: Tax reassessment should concern renters
13 hours ago -
This letter is to all renters, whether you are students or residents of Indiana County. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Seek cooperation with commissioners Letter to the Editor: Seek cooperation with commissioners
13 hours ago -
Speaking from experience, I believe a reassessment of real estate values in Indiana County is long overdue. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Reasons for 'dismay' over reassessment Letter to the editor: Reasons for 'dismay' over reassessment
2 days ago -
Recently Commissioner Rod Ruddock expressed his “dismay” regarding his colleague’s independent release of a statement regarding reassessment. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: What about the rest of Indiana Borough? Letter to the editor: What about the rest of Indiana Borough?
2 days ago -
I am not so much worried about the construction, dust and disruption that’s going on along Philadelphia Street in Indiana. What I am most worried about — no, actually disgusted about — is the ongoing spending of borough money for “the destination experience.” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Let's look for ways to relieve tax burden Letter to the Editor: Let's look for ways to relieve tax burden
3 days ago -
I think it’s time for the county commissioners, school board and the state to start working together to find a way to eliminate property taxes altogether. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Commissioners need to repair past neglect Letter to the Editor: Commissioners need to repair past neglect
3 days ago -
I agree with the person who wrote, “It’s definitely time for a reality check for our county commissioners.” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Accident response a testament to county Letter to the Editor: Accident response a testament to county
3 days ago -
Indiana County once again showed me why I am so grateful to reside here. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: The vanishing American dream Letter to the editor: The vanishing American dream
5 days ago -
Obviously, a county property reassessment was necessary. Death and taxes are inevitable. But the formula used in Indiana County is flawed. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: State required tax hike for pension system Letter to the editor: State required tax hike for pension system
5 days ago -
As Paul Harvey used to say: Now, the rest of the story. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Another state agency asks for more money Letter to the editor: Another state agency asks for more money
5 days ago -
Well now, the game commission needs to raise rates because they need over $80 million a year to operate. Here we go with another government entity taking more. [Read More]
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