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Allied News accepting kids' letters to Santa
Every year, Allied News acts as a mediator between children in our readership area and that jolly old elf, Santa Claus.
Tense moments at Rock meeting
Tensions were running high at Tuesday night’s Slippery Rock council meeting in regards to the late Frank Monteleone Jr., who took his own life last weekend in the parking lot of the borough building.
Budget process moves forward
Slippery Rock council members on Tuesday agreed to advertise the proposed budget for 2014, which doesn’t include any property tax hikes.
Trader Horn's planned closing upsets many
After nearly a quarter century in Grove City, Trader Horn will be closing up shop – and employees and patrons aren’t happy about it.
Businessman found dead
Local businessman Frank Monteleone Jr. passed away Saturday, and authorities have confirmed the circumstances surrounding his death that have had community members offering words of support for his loved ones.
- Allied News accepting kids' letters to Santa
Lakeview's Blake Reddick runs for positive yardage against Sharpsville in the District 10 Class A Championship game.
Sailors make 1st PIAA playoff start
While Saturday will serve as his Sailors’ first foray into the PIAA playoffs, Lakeview High head football coach Dan York is going along for the ride, taking it all in stride.
Stopping shy of stifling a yawn, York calmly said, “We consider the playoffs the playoffs. When you make the playoffs out of our region (1-A), you’ve already gone up against some of the better teams in the state. So whether it’s the districts or state, it’s still the playoffs.”
Lakeview wins 1st ever D-10 football title
NEW WILMINGTON — Lakeview may have a long way to go to equal Sharpsville’s success in the sport of football, but the Sailors jump-started the process Friday night.
With Blake Reddick roaring into the record book, the Sailors shut out Sharpsville, 27-0, in the District 10 Class A championship game at Greyhounds Stadium.
While Sharpsville’s program has the pedigree — 8 championships and 14 title tilt appearances, plus the 1997 PIAA plateau — Lakeview launched its 1st crown since the district football playoffs’ 1985 inception.
EXTRA INNINGS: St. Louis shuffles the Cards, stacks the deck?
WHILE THE rest of the National League Central Division sits back and watches, St. Louis has shuffled the Cards with two trades, stacking the deck to become the favorite to repeat in 2014.
Although St. Louis won both its division and league pennant in 2013, outfield defense and shortstop offense worried the Cardinals throughout the season.
Last Thursday, the Cards shipped third baseman David Freese to the Angels for center fielder Peter Bourjos, considered by more than a few experts to be the best defensive centerfielder in baseball.
NCAA Football: Rock 6-1 after 17-3 win over Cal U
Slippery Rock University rode a length-of-the-field scoring drive by its offense and a goal-line stand by its No. 1-ranked defense late in the first half of action Saturday to a 17-3 win over 14th-ranked visiting California (Pa.).
NFL: Steelers top Jags as Mendenhall makes return
Mike Tomlin isn’t ready to say the Pittsburgh Steelers are back. Not after watching his team sleepwalk through the second half against Jacksonville on Sunday.
- Sailors make 1st PIAA playoff start
- Death Listings
Deaths for Dec. 4, 2013
Bollinger, Mrs. Robert James (Thelma L.), 87, Pine Township.
Feather, E. Louise, 86, of Grove City.
Hassel, Margaret F., 78, Jackson Center, formerly of Craig Street, Grove City.
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