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Evans City Marine Gets Warm Welcome Home From Afghanistan

Delta Flight 1295 from Atlanta landed at 10:42 a.m. Friday on time. Lance Cpl. Andrew McGlennen, 20, of Evans City, was returning from his first tour of duty in Afghanistan.

05/23/2014

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Possible Expansion Of “Night Of The Living Dead” Festival Causing Controversy

Since 2008, fans of the movie “Night of the Living Dead” have flocked to the place where it all began 46 years ago in Evans City. The movie introduced the undead ghouls or zombies.

05/14/2014

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Driver Sentenced In Deadly Butler Co. Bus-Train Crash

A judge sentenced a bus driver today in connection with a deadly crash involving a freight train in Butler County.

03/13/2014

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Evans City, Seven Fields To Merge Police Departments In 2015

Bradford Woods, Pine, Richland and Marshall Townships did it to form the Northern Regional Police Department, and now the folks in Seven Fields and Evans City are going down the merger path.

10/17/2013

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“Night Of The Living Dead” Cast Returns To Evans City For 45th Anniversary

It’s the 45th anniversary of the cult classic, “Night of the Living Dead.” Russ Streiner as Johnny and Judith O’Dea as his sister, Barbara, returned to the Evans City cemetery where a scene was shot.

08/30/2013

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Bus Driver Arraigned On Charges In Deadly Train Accident

There are new details about a deadly crash involving a freight train and bus last month in Butler County.

05/09/2013

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Bus Driver Under Investigation In Deadly Evans City Train-Bus Crash

A train and a BART bus have collided in Evans City, and several people are injured.

KDKA-TV–04/26/2013

Community Helps Family Devastated By Fire

A community came together this weekend to help a family that lost their home in a fire.

03/02/2013

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A.G.’s Child Predator Unit Nets Evans City Man In Online Sexting Sting

A Butler County man is in jail and facing charges in connection with allegedly trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a 13-year-old girl.

02/13/2013

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Dishwashers Can Be Unlikely Cause Of House Fires

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that there are about 500 dishwasher fires in the country every year.

02/04/2013

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Evans City Fire Destroys Mobile Home

Firefighters worked to put out a fire at a mobile home in Evans City Friday morning.

KDKA-TV–02/01/2013

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Police Still Looking For Missing Rifle, Suspect In Butler Co. Murder

Police are still looking for a suspect and the missing rifle that may have been used to kill a Butler County man Saturday.

01/16/2013

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Man Found Behind Business, Shot In The Head

The body of 45-year-old Robert Charles Gaurrich was found in an auto repair shop in Forward Township Friday night.

01/12/2013

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Evans City Soldier Laid To Rest

Loved ones said goodbye to a local soldier who was killed in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Eric Holman, of Evans City, was laid to rest Monday with full military honors. Holman volunteered for one of the most dangerous jobs in Afghanistan – defusing improvised explosive devices. One of those explosions took the 39-year-old’s life.

08/27/2012

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Local Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Remembered As Good Son, Father

A father is in mourning following the death of his son in Afghanistan. He is remembering the local soldier as a brave and patriotic man who was a good son and father.

08/18/2012

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