It’s Awards Day at Union High School in Rimersburg. Among the students is Jared Buzard, of Sligo, as expected. He has never been absent from school. Ever.
The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.
“Snow Days” are becoming a thing of the past at some local schools.
Back-to-school is a very busy time, but not just for students and teachers. Those who make the policy decisions are hard at work to give the kids the best shot at getting a quality education.
The Pirates are packing the stands this baseball season, even for a weekday afternoon game, like Thursday’s, PNC Park was full.
It’s not exactly the “if a tree falls in the forest” scenario, but A.J. Burnett threw a one-hit gem Wednesday night and there were only about 9,500 fans in the stands to see it.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt fairs pretty well when compared with schools in similar situations.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Ever since Pitt’s 44-17 win Thursday night against USF at Heinz Field I’ve grown incredibly aggravated.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — In more ways than one, the resurgence of the Pittsburgh Pirates has energized Western Pennsylvania.