Employees Donate Sick Time To Cop Battling CancerPolice Officer Chris Kudla refuses to take time off while he battles stage four kidney cancer, so his fellow cops and other municipal workers decided to donate their sick days to him.
Female Officer Sues Pennsylvania Town, Claims Firing Over GenderA police officer has filed suit against a central Pennsylvania town, claiming she was fired because of her gender.
Family Looks For Answers After Local Man Dies During Dental Procedure In Calif.It was hard enough for the family of Marek Lapinski last week when they learned the 24-year-old died unexpectedly while having his wisdom teeth removed in California.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Class AA Midwestern Conference OutlookWe’re going to keep our preseason coverage going with a series of rapid-fire previews, focusing now on the Midwestern Conference in Class AA. Last year the WPIAL champions in this classification came from the MAC, which isn't anything new. It's usually one of the toughest sections in the district. What is new is the fact that biennial WPIAL realignment has left it with eight teams.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Riverside, Neshannock Strike Gold at PSURiverside and Neshannock, the WPIAL flag-bearers in Friday's PIAA Baseball and Softball Championships, respectively, went home happy from Happy Valley.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Stray Cats Stick Together En Route to Lions' DenDespite fielding a team with only two seniors, Riverside is the lone WPIAL representative in Penn State Friday as it tries for back-to-back PIAA baseball championships.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championships: Ellwood Ends Riverside's ReignBoth neighbors enter the state playoffs after, fittingly, sharing the Section 5 crown, but the Wolverines will do so on the heels of their fifth district title in program history in tow, which is also their first since 2003.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championship Matchups Almost Set
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Semifinal PreviewHere's a look at each of today's WPIAL Baseball Semifinal games, and the individuals who might bring their teams one step closer to district gold.
Woman Killed In Armstrong Co. Coal Truck AccidentA crash involving coal truck and another vehicle sent emergency crews to Armstrong County this afternoon.
"Mr. High School Sports" Breaks Down the PIAA Baseball/Softball Championships93-7 The Fan's high school sports blogger has the scoop on the three WPIAL teams who will play for diamond immortality at Penn State this weekend.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championships Highlights (Day 2)Elizabeth Forward completed its march to perfection and Riverside emerged victorious in a pitchers' duel on the second day of the 2011 WPIAL Baseball Championships at Washington's CONSOL Energy Park.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Championship PreviewElizabeth Forward and Peters Township are two of the programs trying to make history at CONSOL Energy Park in Washington in the 2011 WPIAL Baseball Championships.
"Mr. High School Sports" - WPIAL Baseball Playoffs Highlights: SemifinalsThe last two remaining defending champions were dethroned, though several of this year's favorites did advance to CONSOL Energy Park on a busy day of Semifinal action.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Diamond Dozen (Week 3)93-7 The Fan’s high school sports reporter recognizes some of the best WPIAL baseball and softball players from the past week.