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Slippery Rock’s Annual VillageFest

Slippery Rock's annual VillageFest occurred on Saturday September 22, 2018. The festival featured music, food vendors, and so much more. This is what took place, in...
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Congratulations To Mary Decker

Congratulations to Mary Decker, winner of our Slippery Rock Heritage gift basket raffle held during the Slippery Rock VillageFest yesterday.  

SR Rotary Offers Blood Tests

The Slippery Rock Rotary along with Quest Diagnostics is sponsoring a diagnostic blood analysis from 06:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Oct. 6 at...

Police Blotter

It is not your typical theft. State police said a Lawrence County man stole a car boot — from his own car. The investigation began...

Friday Night Storm Knocks Out Power, Delays Football Games

Butler County 911 received 22 reports of trees and power lines knocked down and transformer fires during a storm that brought high winds and...

SRU Begins Year On Solid Financial Ground

Slippery Rock University ended the last academic year with a surplus and thus begins this year with a positive cash balance. A report of the...

Police Blotter

State Police, Butler Wednesday — Austin T. Freeman, 22, of Pittsburgh was charged with driving on drugs and alcohol stemming from an August traffic stop...

Big Weekend In Slippery Rock

There are expected to be a lot of people in Slippery Rock this weekend. The university’s annual "Friends and Family Weekend" is coinciding with Slippery...

VillageFest Schedule Of Events

We have a great day planned for tomorrow! Please join us in Slippery Rock for VillageFest. Over 100 food and craft vendors PLUS plus...

Welcome Reception For President William Behre

The Slippery Rock University Alumni Association invites you to attend a welcome reception for President William Behre, which will be held on September 25th...
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Slippery Rock Alumnus Marcus Martin Signs With Rams’ Practice Squad

Former NCAA Division II Defensive Player of the Year Marcus Martin signed Wednesday with the Los Angeles Rams’ practice squad. Martin, a Slippery Rock and...
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Slippery Rock’s VillageFest… Lots To See, Do, Hear…

Slippery Rock Development wants to continue the success of Slippery Rock's VillageFest by keeping things relatively the same as previous year. Bill Sonntag, Slippery Rock...
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SRU Trustees To Meet This Week

The Slippery Rock University Council of Trustees will hold two days of meetings later this week. Thursday’s schedule includes committee meetings in Room 320 of...

Homecoming Royalty

Morgan Waag and Sean Northcott were named king and queen of Slippery Rock High School’s homecoming festivities Friday. She is the daughter of Scott and...
Ota Benga at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

Human Zoos: America’s Forgotten History Of Scientific Racism

If you have not already seen or ordered the new documentary Human Zoos, by John West, you should. You can watch the film now...
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YMCA Hires New Executive Director

The Butler County Family YMCA has promoted Sandra Ihlenfeld to the executive director position following the resignation of Francine Mills. Ihlenfeld began her career at...

Rock Stymies Cedarville

Slippery Rock University made the most of its only shot on goal and defeated the Cedarville University Yellow Jackets, 1-0, in non-conference men’s college...
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Abstract Artist Gary Jurysta Shines In PSU Show

When people view his work, Gary Jurysta hopes they leave with a broadened appreciation for what art can be. In his mind, being “creative” means...

Slippery Rock Defense Shuts Down Marauders

Slippery Rock's defense swarmed Millersville for four quarters and The Rock's offense capitalized on five Millersville turnovers in Saturday's 57-10 win. The Rock sacked Millersville...

SRU To Celebrate New Classroom With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Local politicians and school administrators will be on hand Monday morning for a ceremony to mark the opening of a new classroom at Slippery...

Small Electrical Fire Doused At Butler AAA Building

A vigilant cleaning woman alerted volunteer firefighters to smoke in the AAA Butler County building near Clearview Mall late Friday night. “I smelled smoke,” said...

Police Blotter

State Police, Butler Sept. 11 — A Bucks County woman was charged with drunken driving stemming from a traffic stop about 11:25 p.m. Sept. 1...

County Business Leadership Recognized

“The Tradition Continues” was the theme for the 2018 Celebrate Business dinner hosted Wednesday by the Butler County Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Butler...

Slippery Rock Homecoming Court 2018

The Slippery Rock High School court is back row, from left, Jimmy Gallagher, Sean Northcott, Ryan Davis, Jacob Shaffer, Logan Croll, Kaleb Kamerer, Ryan...

Looking To Hire Warehouse Worker

Location: Slippery Rock Township, PA Worker type: hourly and seasonal Services: facilities Category: warehouse Work type: full-time, regular Line of business: food - education K-12 ID: 194215 Position Summary: The Warehouse Worker is responsible for receiving and processing...

SRU President Delivers ‘State of the University’ Address

Slippery Rock University President William Behre discussed what he has learned in his first 75 days as part of his inaugural "State of the...