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Darkest Dreams

Cheyenne Perkins, a graduate of Slippery Rock University who is currently pursuing a master’s degree in screenplay writing, has completed her new book “Darkest...

Jeep Festival To Have More To See And Do

Enthusiasts of the annual Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival will find several new things to do and see during next year's event. The festival's director, Patti...
Sarah Yakima Capello

Sarah Yakima Capello Received A PhD In Philosophy

Sarah Yakima Capello received a doctoral degree in philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. Capello is a 2005 graduate of Slippery Rock High School, a...

Focus On The Future

It is a competitive world, and timing is everything. With an increasing demand for petroleum and natural gas that has led to industry job growth,...

Court Records

District Judge William S. O’Donnell, Slippery Rock Preliminary hearings Richard Eugene Humes Jr., 29, of Slippery Rock; pleaded guilty to state police charge of possession of...

Slippery Rock Plumber Charged With Forgery

Michael Churilla of Slippery Rock is facing charges of forgery, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property from a Nov. 24 incident at...

Food Justice Class Stirs Students

The holidays are a time for people to gather around a table, share a meal and nourish a sense of community. This semester, Slippery Rock...

Pitching Tents

One genre I miss is the teen sex comedy. Who am I kidding, I do not really miss it, but there have been some...

Men’s Basketball Defets Bloomsburg University, 90-72

The Bloomsburg University men's basketball team dropped its fourth consecutive game on Wednesday night as it fell at Slippery Rock University, 90-72, at the...
Cheryl Bailey

Cheryl Bailey, Former Sru Track Star, To Be Inducted Into Chautauqua Sports...

Growing up as a student at Southwestern Central School, Cheryl Bailey did not have any officially recognized girls sports in which to participate. That certainly...

An 86-Year-Old Woman From Slippery Rock Fell Asleep While Driving

An 86-year-old woman from Slippery Rock fell asleep while driving on Route 8 in Brady Township and ended up wedging her car between two...

SRU Among OnlineMasters.com’s Top Master’s In History Programs For 2019

OnlineMasters.com, a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and higher education planning, announced the release of their Best Online Master's in History Programs for...

Winter Session Begins At SRU

Many Slippery Rock University students will take advantage of an opportunity beginning Wednesday to get ahead and stay ahead. Nearly 200 classes will be offered...

Ex-SRU Slugger Adams Rejoins Nats

Matt Adams is returning to a Nationals team he believes is better than the one he was traded from and has the potential to...

SRU Football 12th In Final National Poll

Slippery Rock University was ranked No. 12 on the final American Football Coaches Association Division II national poll. SRU (11-3) was never ranked in the...
Lillian Zolton, 106

Lillian Zolton, Passes At 106

Lillian Zolton, of Hermitage, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at Nugent's Convalescence Home in Hermitage, following a brief period of declining...

Overnight Fiery Crash In Slippery Rock

One person was reportedly injured in an overnight crash on Interstate 79 in Butler County. The crash happened about 03:30 a.m. Tuesday on I-79 south...

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SRU Grad Promoted To Land Management Group Supervisor

A graduate of Slippery Rock University has been promoted to a new position within the Pennsylvania Game Commission. State Game Warden Darin Clark of Erie...

Ivey Engineering Awards $1,000 Scholarship to Pennsylvania High School Senior Marissa...

Ivey Engineering, Inc., (IEI), an engineering consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Marissa Fukas of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, is the winner of the winter 2018 bi-annual scholarship essay...

Tracy Geibel Honored With One Of Hearken’s National Champion Of Curiosity...

Former Butler resident Tracy Geibel was honored Tuesday with one of Hearken’s national Champion of Curiosity awards for answering a reader-submitted question about a...
John Kovalik

Former SRU Assistant In MLB

Former Slippery Rock University pitching coach John Kovalik has been hired by the Houston Astros to work with pitchers in their minor league system. Kovalik...

Man Convicted After New Trial In Connection With 2012 Fatal Shooting

A Swissvale man who had been granted a new trial after a third-degree murder conviction connected to a fatal shooting in 2012 has once...

It’s Graduation Weekend For 600 SRU Students

Nearly 600 Slippery Rock University students are set to graduate this weekend. The school’s Winter Commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday at 11:00 a.m....

SRU Begins Equestrian Center Expansion

Hold your horses everyone, Storm Harbor Equestrian Center at Slippery Rock University is about to have more space for foot traffic, and, of course,...

Crash Destroys Nativity

A local Christmas Nativity display was destroyed when a vehicle plowed into it during a crash this week in the city of Butler. Butler City...