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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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Pets of the Week: Area shelters offer animals for adoption
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Pets of the Week: Area shelters offer animals for adoption
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Several dogs and cats are available for adoption from the Indiana County Humane Society’s animal shelter at 191 Airport Road, White Township, and from Four Footed Friends along Beck Road, White Township. [Read More]
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
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Busy time for reunions
19 hours 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]
Retired prof surprised by trouble with wildlife
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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]
F.N.B. reports quarterly earnings F.N.B. reports quarterly earnings
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F.N.B. Corp. recently reported earnings for the second quarter of 2016 with net income available to common stockholders for the second quarter of 2016 of $39.3 million. [Read More]
F.N.B. to acquire banks in Carolinas F.N.B. to acquire banks in Carolinas
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F.N.B. Corp. last week announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which F.N.B. will acquire Yadkin Financial Corp., the holding company and parent of Yadkin Bank. [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]
Icon of Americana once stood along Route 119 Icon of Americana once stood along Route 119
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This photo shows the Ira Dunmire barn on the family’s farm in the 1960s. [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]

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Hughes chasing title at Sunnehanna
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Hughes chasing title at Sunnehanna
19 hours 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 PLAYOFFS: Kelly Chrysler rally falls short YOUTH LEGION PLAYOFFS: Kelly Chrysler rally falls short
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Kelly Chrysler 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 field. [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]
ICL BASEBALL: New Derry finishes off Apollo ICL BASEBALL: New Derry finishes off Apollo
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NEW DERRY — New Derry scored in every inning but the last and rode the arm of Seth Stinson to top Apollo, 12-3, and finish its sweep in the best-of-three quarterfinal-round Indiana County League baseball playoff series Wednesday at New Derry Field. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Somebody stole a car between midnight and 7 a.m. Saturday while it was parked on South 13th Street, according to Indiana Borough police. [Read More]
Hundreds flock to officer's funeral Hundreds flock to officer's funeral
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BATON ROUGE, La. — Hundreds of people lined up Saturday to pay their respects to the family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy killed by a gunman six days earlier. [Read More]
Woman critically hurt in robbery Woman critically hurt in robbery
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McKEESPORT (AP) — Authorities said a woman was critically injured in a shooting during a home invasion robbery in western Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Man ordered to trial in slaying Man ordered to trial in slaying
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial in the shooting death of his daughter’s ex-boyfriend. [Read More]
Four found dead after shooting in Texas Four found dead after shooting in Texas
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BASTROP, Texas (AP) — Four adults have been found dead following a shooting at an apartment complex in Bastrop, Texas. [Read More]
Police seize cache of weapons
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CENTER LINE, Mich. (AP) — Police seized a dozen rifles and six handguns from the home of a suburban Detroit man after a witness reported the man said he wanted to kill police officers, authorities said Saturday. [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]

All Family News

 
WEDDING: Julie Prior and Mitchell Receski WEDDING: Julie Prior and Mitchell Receski
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Julie Michele Prior, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Barry Prior, of Pittsburgh, and Mitchell Robert Receski, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Receski, of Indiana, were married on June 25, 2016, at St. Maurice Roman Catholic Church, Pittsburgh. The Rev. Father John Skirtich officiated. [Read More]
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]

All World News

 
Hundreds flock to officer's funeral Hundreds flock to officer's funeral
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BATON ROUGE, La. — Hundreds of people lined up Saturday to pay their respects to the family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy killed by a gunman six days earlier. [Read More]
Americans increasingly support stricter gun laws, poll finds Americans increasingly support stricter gun laws, poll finds
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Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: Emails reveal officials' hostility against Sanders
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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. Bernie Sanders. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: Vote to eliminate superdelegates fails
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PHILADELPHIA — An effort to fully eliminate superdelegates in future elections failed at a meeting of the Democratic National Convention rules committee Saturday. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: Clinton introduces her choice for vice president CAMPAIGN 2016: Clinton introduces her choice for vice president
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MIAMI — Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality — “everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not” — at a boisterous rally ahead of next week’s Democratic National Convention. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: 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]
Woman critically hurt in robbery Woman critically hurt in robbery
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McKEESPORT (AP) — Authorities said a woman was critically injured in a shooting during a home invasion robbery in western Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Man ordered to trial in slaying Man ordered to trial in slaying
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial in the shooting death of his daughter’s ex-boyfriend. [Read More]
Child, 4, dies after being left in car
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WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — Authorities in central Pennsylvania said a 4-year-old child died after being left in a car for several hours in downtown Williamsport. [Read More]
Woman drove with husband’s body
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KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska woman who drove her husband’s body on a days-long traveling wake and used ice from local canneries to keep him cold is not accused of breaking any laws. [Read More]

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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. [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. [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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