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  • mausser,eric Former Sharon High wrestler safe after stabbing

    A former Sharon High School wrestler and current fifth-grade teacher at Franklin Regional High School wasn’t among those injured in a mass stabbing in the district’s high school Wednesday morning.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • What will you do with the money you’re going to save?

    The national average price is forecast to fall – by just one cent – to $3.57 a gallon between April and September, the months when Americans do most of their driving.

    April 9, 2014

  • Miguel Julians Huey 2nd man charged in slaying

    Who gunned down a Farrell man last May while he was walking his dogs?
    Three men – one of them not yet named – have been accused of being there the night Andrew T. Walko, 44, of Emerson Avenue was left to bleed to death in his own driveway.

    April 9, 2014 3 Photos

  • Leonard Figgins Chief: Witnesses vital to finding shooters

    The victim who told police he was shot by a street robber is recovering from a bullet wound that tore through his back and elbow. Intended targets in two other shootings over the last week apparently weren’t hit.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Klaric, Pryts win top state awards

    The Herald and Allied News of Grove City garnered awards in the annual Keystone Press Awards, sponsored by the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association.

    April 8, 2014

  • State hasn’t forked over money to schools

    By the end of the fiscal year, the state will have racked up $330,000 in unpaid reimbursements on debt payments for the $20 million construction of Case Avenue Elementary School in Sharon.

    April 8, 2014

  • Continued discount for Hartford raises objections

    If they want what we’ve got, then let them pay for it.”

    April 8, 2014

  • Empty Bowls Filling all those Empty Bowls

    An empty bowl.
    For thousands of Mercer County families, that’s what dinner looks like all too often.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Drug dealer found life tiring

    Gun violence has become “way too common” in the community, Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Robert G. Yeatts said recently.

    April 7, 2014

  • Philadelphia Candies turtles Sweeeeeeeeet!

    John Macris wants to come up with something new every year for Philadelphia Candies’ annual open house, which was held Saturday.

    April 7, 2014 2 Photos

  • Jeff Brown Man drowns after saving boy

    A Farrell man on vacation in Cancun, Mexico, drowned Wednesday after saving a young boy from dangerous waters.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • A close shave Business going at a good clip

    “Shave and a haircut, two bits,” still comes to mind for barbershop customers of a certain age.
    Prices have gone up, obviously, but lots of men who want those grooming services in Sharon seek them out in barbershops, not beauty shops that cater mostly to women.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • Man sentenced to time served for unlawful restraint

    A man charged with raping a woman he met online has pleaded and been sentenced to a lesser charge.

    April 5, 2014

  • brookfield school No drugs, no surprise

    A random drug sweep at Brookfield schools turned up nothing in the way of contraband, according to Superintendent Tim Saxton, who said inspections like this are part of an ongoing safety program.

    April 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • News briefs from April 4, 2014

    Ohio murder suspect surrenders in Farrell

    School plans to fireformer FHS principal

    Stolen car report ends with drug, gun charges

    Cops: Woman provided alcohol to assault victim

    April 4, 2014