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Indiana man struck, killed on Wayne Avenue

Indiana man struck, killed on Wayne Avenue

An Indiana man was fatally injured Sunday evening when he was struck by a pickup truck on the 900 block of Wayne Avenue outside McDonald’s restaurant.

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Indiana County Fair continues today
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Indiana County Fair continues today
11 hours ago - - JAMES J. NESTOR
A Kids Tractor Pull was among the activities Sunday on The Indiana County Fair on Sunday. [Read More]
IFA warns of phone scam IFA warns of phone scam
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Paul Koons, an assistant chief of the Indiana Fire Association, indicated today that the fire department is not conducting any type of telephone fundraising effort, and he cautioned people living in the IFA’s service area to be wary of an apparent scam circulating. [Read More]
With county fair underway, Ox Hill waiting in the wings With county fair underway, Ox Hill waiting in the wings
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In celebration of 80 years, the Ox Hill Agricultural Fair has a few new things to add to the mix of popular activities. The annual fair will be held from Sunday through Saturday, Sept. 12. [Read More]
Upcoming community events scheduled Upcoming community events scheduled
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A roundup of meetings and community events of all kinds scheduled in the coming days in the Indiana County area. [Read More]
The week in review, Aug. 23-29 The week in review, Aug. 23-29
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Here is a look at the top stories of local interest published in The Indiana Gazette during the week of Aug. 23-29: [Read More]
Caviezel: Stewart's advice has guided his life, career
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Caviezel: Stewart's advice has guided his life, career
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
BURRELL TOWNSHIP — “Make good movies,” Jimmy Stewart told him. [Read More]
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]
Newville was precursor to Creekside Newville was precursor to Creekside
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Creekside, originally called Newville, was founded in 1854 and was named for its location along Crooked Creek. [Read More]
CARL KOLOGIE: Close call at festival CARL KOLOGIE: Close call at festival
2 days ago - - CARL KOLOGIE
What started out as a great day almost turned out to be a disaster. [Read More]
JEFFREY TOBIN: Want a goal? Ride a unicycle JEFFREY TOBIN: Want a goal? Ride a unicycle
2 days ago - - JEFF TOBIN
I’ve always been a person who likes a new challenge. A few of years ago, I decided to learn how to ride a unicycle. Don’t ask me why. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks stick to process IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks stick to process
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It wasn’t the prettiest scrimmage he’s been a part of, but Curt Cignetti wasn’t complaining Saturday afternoon. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: IHS golfers improve to 3-0 AROUND THE AREA: IHS golfers improve to 3-0
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Indiana improved to 3-0 by edging Hempfield, 192-196, in an WPIAL Section 1-AAA boys’ golf match Friday at Indiana Country Club. [Read More]
Indiana football players spread the love Indiana football players spread the love
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The Indiana First Down Boosters recently made a donation to Citizens’ Ambulance Service as part of the “Love Bears All Things” program. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks will play Terps, Panthers IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks will play Terps, Panthers
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The IUP women’s basketball team has lined up two exhibition games with Division I schools for the 2015-16 season. [Read More]
Blue Thunder team sweeps Maryland tournament Blue Thunder team sweeps Maryland tournament
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The PA Blue Thunder varsity girls’ basketball team went undefeated and won the championship in its final tournament of the season, the Summer Slam Tournament, which was held July 25 and 26 in Ocean City, Md. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Indiana girls score first win HIGH SCHOOL GOLF: Indiana girls score first win
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Indiana earned its first win by outlasting Punxsutawney, 200-215, in a non-conference girls’ golf match Wednesday at Meadow Lane Golf Course. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: IHS girls win season opener HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: IHS girls win season opener
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GREENSBURG — Indiana won its season opener by nipping Greensburg Salem, 3-2, in a WPIAL non-section girls’ tennis match Wednesday. [Read More]
Saltsburg sets 3-on-3 tourney Saltsburg sets 3-on-3 tourney
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SALTSBURG — The Saltsburg Junior High School Cheerleaders Boosters are holding a 3-on-3 basketball tournament for players of all ages on Saturday, Sept. 26, at the high school and elementary school. [Read More]
Meadow Lane names winners Meadow Lane names winners
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The Meadow Lane Ladies 18-Hole Golf League named its winners from Wednesday’s event. [Read More]
SOCCER: IJHS team takes season opener SOCCER: IJHS team takes season opener
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Indiana defeated East Allegheny, 7-2, to win its season opener in a junior high school boys’ soccer match Wednesday. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Someone stole a black iPhone 5 cellphone between 2 and 2:30 a.m. Sunday on Wayne Avenue, borough police reported. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS ACCIDENTS
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State police reported that Michelle Flowers, of Salix, was injured when the car she was driving hit a guardrail at 8:32 a.m. Aug. 15 on Route 30 at State Route 9411. [Read More]
Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in woods Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in woods
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DERRY TOWNSHIP — A man is dead and a woman hospitalized after their all-terrain vehicle overturned Sunday evening. [Read More]
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
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LOS ANGELES — No one would argue that California’s death penalty provides swift justice. [Read More]
INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
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The following defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl, of Indiana. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana Borough police cited Travis Dickey, 21, of Frederick, Md., with violation of the noise ordinance at 3:41 p.m. Saturday when officers investigated a report of loud music being played at his local residence, 643 Locust St., officers reported. [Read More]
Deputy ambush suspect charged Deputy ambush suspect charged
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HOUSTON — Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff’s deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a “senseless and cowardly act.” [Read More]
Citizens taking video of police facing arrest Citizens taking video of police facing arrest
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HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. — Thomas Demint’s voice is heard only briefly on the eight-minute video he took of police officers arresting two of his friends, and body-slamming their mother. “I’m videotaping this, sir,” he tells an officer. “I’m just videotaping this.” [Read More]
Man convicted of murder
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man who escaped from a halfway house while serving a drunken driving sentence has been convicted of third-degree murder in a stabbing death outside a bar last summer. [Read More]
Trial date set for Plum teacher
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Trial is scheduled Oct. 22 for a western Pennsylvania teacher accused of having intimidated a student who alleged that another teacher had sex with her. [Read More]

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ENGAGEMENT: Kayla Fairman and Bradley Malenich ENGAGEMENT: Kayla Fairman and Bradley Malenich
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Kayla Fairman, daughter of Bert Fairman and Vicki Fairman, both of Homer City, and Bradley Malenich, son of John and Terri Malenich, of Vintondale, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 31 Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 31
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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 weekend activity: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 30 Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 30
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
WEDDING: Megan Pavlick and Hyun Hong WEDDING: Megan Pavlick and Hyun Hong
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Megan Pavlick, of Homer City, daughter of Bernie and Robin Pavlick, and Hyun Hong, of Seoul, South Korea, son of Duok Hong and Sundan Jo, were united in marriage on May 24, 2015. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Sarah Grove and Craig Pluchinsky ENGAGEMENT: Sarah Grove and Craig Pluchinsky
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Sarah Grove and Craig Pluchinsky, both of Indiana, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 29 Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 29
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Be sure to wish these Gazette readers a happy birthday when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
3 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Aug. 28, 2015: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 28 Gazette readers' birthdays, Aug. 28
4 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
4 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Aug. 27, 2015: [Read More]

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Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in woods Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in woods
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DERRY TOWNSHIP — A man is dead and a woman hospitalized after their all-terrain vehicle overturned Sunday evening. [Read More]
Service pays tribute to reporter, cameraman Service pays tribute to reporter, cameraman
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ROANOKE, Va. — Community religious leaders gathered Sunday to remember 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward, the two television journalists who were shot and killed while working last week. [Read More]
Alaska's Mount McKinley renamed as Denali Alaska's Mount McKinley renamed as Denali
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WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska. [Read More]
Activists say Islamic State damages ancient temple in Syria's Palmyra
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BEIRUT — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said. [Read More]
Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Oregon's Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley on Sunday became the 31st senator to announce support for the Iran nuclear deal, as momentum builds behind the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. [Read More]
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
12 hours ago -
LOS ANGELES — No one would argue that California’s death penalty provides swift justice. [Read More]
Last Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction Last Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction
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NEW YORK — The Titanic’s last lunch menu — saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called “Money Boat” before the ocean liner went down — is going to auction, where it’s estimated it will bring $50,000 to $70,000. [Read More]
Students benefit from Dartmouth tradition Students benefit from Dartmouth tradition
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WHEELOCK, Vt. — For more than a century Dartmouth College has been making good on a promise to students from a hardscrabble Vermont town that helped the keep the school afloat in its early years: get in, and your tuition is free. [Read More]
Pope Francis' visit to U.S. is his first Pope Francis' visit to U.S. is his first
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NEW YORK — When Pope Francis sets foot on the tarmac at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Sept. 22, it won’t just be his first time in the United States as pontiff. It will be his first time in the country ever. [Read More]
Appalachian Trail partying raises ire Appalachian Trail partying raises ire
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BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring — not a rolling, monthslong frat party. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the editor: The vanishing American dream Letter to the editor: The vanishing American dream
2 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
2 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
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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]
Letter to the editor: Look at the facts before buying a gun Letter to the editor: Look at the facts before buying a gun
3 days ago -
I am writing in response to the article headlined “Armed and Feminine” published in the Aug. 16 edition of this newspaper. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Reassessment overlooks vital factors Letter to the editor: Reassessment overlooks vital factors
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With the Indiana County reassessment on everyone’s mind, it is interesting to note that the problem started prior to the Revolutionary War when straight line property line courses and distances were measured to the center of existing roads. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: In support of Commissioner Mike Baker Letter to the editor: In support of Commissioner Mike Baker
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I would like to comment on a few of the accusations made by Larry Stadtmiller against Commissioner Mike Baker. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Who is satisfied with appeal process? Letter to the Editor: Who is satisfied with appeal process?
4 days ago -
In the Aug. 21 edition of the Gazette, there was an article published about Larry Stadtmiller’s response to the demand that he leave his position on the Indiana County Board of Assessment Appeals. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Property owners deserve fair, correct reassessment Letter to the Editor: Property owners deserve fair, correct reassessment
4 days ago -
I recently attended a tax reassessment meeting at the Indiana County Court House. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Let experience be guide on taxes Letter to the Editor: Let experience be guide on taxes
4 days ago -
Having been an Indiana Area school director in the past, I recall the school board had to lower its millage on two occasions because of tax assessments. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: 'Southpaw' a pleasure in renovated theater Letter to the Editor: 'Southpaw' a pleasure in renovated theater
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My husband and I went to see “Southpaw” at the refurbished Indiana Mall Cinemas. [Read More]
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