SRU Football Team Tabbed First In PSAC-West Preseason Poll

The Slippery Rock University football team has been named the preseason favorite to win the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Western Division following...

In The Court Of District Judge William O’Donnell

District Judge William O’Donnell recently heard the following cases. Corey Mitchell Wimer, 36, of Slippery Rock waived to...
Alice Rebecca Baker & Corey Todd Whaley

Baker-Whaley Engagement

Alice Rebecca Baker and Corey Todd Whaley, both of Somerset, are announcing their engagement. Miss Baker is the daughter...

Jeremiah Atwell, 29, Pleads Guilty

Jeremiah A. Atwell, 29, of Slippery Rock pleaded guilty to a charge of disorderly conduct and was ordered to pay fines and...

Allen Frieson, 26, Sentenced

Allen D. Frieson, 26, of Slippery Rock was sentenced to five years of intermediate punishment with the first 105 days on house...

SRU Online Nursing Program Rated Best

An online nursing program at Slippery Rock University was ranked as the best in Pennsylvania. The website Registerednursing.org ranked...
Laura Leonhardt

Laura Leonhardt Passes At 90

Laura Leonhardt, 90, of Slippery Rock Township passed away peacefully Saturday morning, July 27, 2019, in her residence. Mrs....

Austin Fleeger, 21, Involved In A Car Crash

A van driven by Austin L. Fleeger, 21, of Slippery Rock allegedly crossed the center line and struck a pickup truck on...

Jordan Frano Plans To Attend SRU

Jordan Frano is one of the two recipients of the 2019 DuBois Area School Retirees’ Scholarships. Frano is a...

State Universities Freeze Tuition, First Time In Two Decades

Pennsylvania students who attend one of the 14 state-owned universities will NOT see higher tuition next year as a result of a...

State Police Investigate Theft From Local Store

A local woman will face charges after she was accused of stealing a large amount of money from a store at Clearview...

Slippery Rock University Selling T-Shirts In Response To Dr. Phil

Slippery Rock University has begun selling T-shirts emblazoned with the phrase "Yes, There Is a Slippery Rock University" in response to Phil "Dr....

Mitchel Clevenger, 25, Charged

Mitchel Clevenger, 25, of Slippery Rock is charged with hitting a 38-year-old woman in the face with a blunt weapon.

Help Identify A Slippery Rock Car Bomber(s)

PA State Police are asking the public for help in identifying the person(s) who blew up a car in Mercer Township early...
Dr. Philip Way

Athens State University Names Dr. Philip Way As 37th President

The Athens State University Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Philip Way as the 37th president of Athens State University. The appointment...
Dr. Phillip McGraw

Dr. Phil Tweets An Apology To Slippery Rock University

Below you could read the open letter to Dr. Phil from SRU President Bill Behre following the good doctor's unfortunate remarks...

I Have A Dream

As we celebrate the life and achievements of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today, let us remember the speech, which delivered on August 28,...

Merry Christmas

“Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14  
Kenton Keeslar

Kenton Keeslar Receives Google Cloud Academic Honor

Kenton Keeslar, a senior soccer player at Slipper Rock University, was selected to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Team for the second consecutive...

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,...