Running out of ammo, badly wounded Army Specialist Leslie Sabo, Jr. died suppressing enemy fire, allowing a Med-Evac helicopter to lift off from a landing zone in Cambodia. Les Sabo was 22-years-old. It was Mother’s Day, 1970.
State police are investigating following an overnight motorcycle crash that claimed one person’s life in Lawrence County.
Dylan Buchanan, 20, the shift supervisor at the Rite-Aid in Ellwood City, was making a delivery to a home in Wilmington Township, Lawrence County, on Monday, but no one came to the door.
People packed the Ellwood City borough council meeting Monday night, urging council members to reconsider a recent vote on relocating a Nativity scene to private land.
Crews were called to a recycling plant in Lawrence County when fire broke out there overnight.
The battle continues over a nativity scene in Ellwood City. Last week, city council, worried about the cost of litigation, voted to move the nativity off city property next year. Now, a defiant Mayor Anthony Court says not so fast.
Limited borough funds and fears of lengthy litigation prompted council to vote 4-to-2 Monday night to leave the crèche where it is this year and move it in 2012 to a far less controversial spot.
An out-of-state atheist group was expected to face off with officials in a local community this morning over a nativity display at the municipal building; but the supposed showdown ended up being an overwhelming show of support.
The Freedom From Religion Foundation, located in Wisconsin, is threatening legal action here, but the people of Ellwood City aren’t backing down from their 50-year-old tradition.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Annie Laurie Gaylor from the Freedom From Religion Foundation.
A 14-year-old boy who claimed he was injured in a hit-and-run accident is no longer considered a victim. Instead, police in Ellwood City now say he and his friend are suspects in the case.
Police are investigating after a young man allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel and crashed his SUV into a garage, which caused a fire.
An Ellwood City mother whose 13-year-old son was forced to drink urine by several high school football players says that the alleged bullies have not been properly punished.
A teenager was hit by a car in Ellwood City. The accident happened in the 300-block of Spring Avenue shortly after 5 p.m.
The most recent line of storms has left many people in Beaver and Lawrence Counties dealing with flooding problems.