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SRU To Award 1,700 Diplomas This Weekend

It is finals week at Slippery Rock University. Graduation is this weekend with three commencement ceremonies set. Grad students will get their diplomas on Friday evening...

Drill 4 Skill

Drill 4 Skill will hold the 15th annual Memorial Weekend Shoot Out — a pool play basketball tournament for boys and girls in grades...

Police Blotter

Slippery Rock Police 3:38 p.m. April 23 — Michael T. Haraburda, 65, of Slippery Rock was nearly 2½ times the state’s legal limit for alcohol...

Police Blotter

State police are at the scene of a one-vehicle crash on Route 8 in Brady Township that left the driver with minor injuries and...

Dr. Yvonne Eaton-Stull Leads Mental Health Training At The Hampton Police

Law enforcement personnel received training on what to do when they encounter people dealing with mental health challenges, thanks to an event sponsored by...

Police Blotter

Slippery Rock Police 3:38 p.m. April 23 — Michael T. Haraburda, 65, of Slippery Rock was nearly 2½ times the state’s legal limit for alcohol...
Lou Trivino

Lou Trivino For The A’s

26-year-old Lou Trivino made his MLB debut less than a month ago, but he has already become one of the most trusted arms in the A's...
Claudia Allen & Eric Rodgers

Claudia Allen & Eric Rodgers Crowned Queen & King

Claudia Allen was crowned queen and Eric Rodgers crowned king at Slippery Rock High School’s grand march Friday. Claudia is the daughter of Martha and...

Slippery Rock’s Farmers Market To Open In Town

Slippery Rock Community Farmers Market is returning to downtown Slippery Rock for the 2018 season. The market will open on Saturday, May 19 in Slippery...

In The Courts

The following cases were recently heard by District Judge William O’Donnell. Joshua Ian Eiler, 35, of Slippery Rock, waived to court charges of DUI, careless...

Justin Charles McClaine

Justin Charles McClaine, 30, of Slippery Rock; waived a hearing on charges of DUI, failure to carry registration, failure to notify change in address, operating...

Dr. Amir Mohammadi Of SRU Among Clarion University Presidential Candidates

Clarion University Presidential Search Committee has invited four candidates for university president to visit campus and conduct open forums. Community members, along with employees...

Two SRU Grads Sign NFL Free Agent Contracts/Steelers Sign 13

Former Slippery Rock University players Marcus Martin and Ian Park were not drafted, but signed priority free agent deals with NFL teams following the...

Four Chambers Of Commerce Honor 40 Under 40

Four local chambers of commerce and more than 200 supporters gathered recently to honor 40 people who will be a key part of the...

SRU Student’s Art Exhibit “Casts” New Light On Local Law Enforcement

A Slippery Rock University art major has created an exhibit that she hopes will cast a new light on local law enforcement. Kaci Flora literally...

Katelynn Bennett Of Slippery Rock Came In 3rd & 4th At...

The Maple City Cattle Battle, formerly called the Jackpot Show, hosted 56 heifers on Saturday and 79 steers and 11 market heifers on Sunday...
Dr. Robert Hershey Baker

Dr. Robert Hershey Baker Passes At 95

Robert Hershey Baker, M.D., age 95, of Greenville, passed away on Wednesday evening, April 25, 2018. Born April 5, 1923 in Landisville, Pennsylvania to Charles Hess...
Jonathan Young, 21

Arson Sentence Handed Down In Slippery Rock Case

A western New York man was sentenced to incarceration in Butler County Court on Thursday after being charged with starting a fire in a...

Mother Overdoses, Child Found Wandering Housing Projects

A 5-year-old boy is safe after wandering alone around a New Castle housing project. According to police, a neighbor had the boy for two days,...
Rev. Lisa Ann Griffin

Evans City Church Welcomes Rev. Lisa Ann Griffin As New Pastor

The Rev. Lisa Ann Griffin, the new pastor of the St. John's United Church of Christ, 501 E. Main Street, Evans City, PA 16033, sees...
Charles Robert "Bob" Pearce, 89

Charles Robert “Bob” Pearce Passes At 89

Charles Robert “Bob” Pearce, age 89, of Progress Street, Hempfield Township, passed away Wednesday afternoon, April 25, 2018 in St. Paul's. He was born in...

SRU Creates Food Pantry After Data Shows 40 Percent Of Students...

Dining halls and delivery pizza are part of the college experience as much as lecture halls and textbooks, but for some Slippery Rock University...

Free E-Waste Collection Is Saturday At SRU

Slippery Rock University's Department of Environmental Health & Safety holds a free community E-waste Collection Day from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturday, April...

Slippery Rock’s Walters Breaks PSAC Home Run Record

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference has a new home run king. Slippery Rock first baseman Tyler Walters launched his 46th career home run in the...

Police Blotter

Edward J. Schreiber IV, 28, of Slippery Rock was charged with drunken driving stemming from a traffic stop last month on Whitestown Road. Police...