| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:49 PM
The Granite Mountain Hotshot Firefighters lost 19 lives Sunday in a fast moving fire that officials say was so intense the crew never really had a chance after deploying fire shelters as a last ditch survival effort.
The wildfire in Yarnell, Arizona...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Somerset Area High School and Middle School honor roll for the fourth nine weeks has been released.
Einar Bardal, Brent Barron, Ross Bell, Gianmaria Buffatti, Jayna Coyle, Mariah Fabian, Sara Ferguson, Michael Flyte,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:56 PM
MIDDLECREEK TOWNSHIP — The Lady Golfers of Middlecreek held the midseason 18-hole scramble Tuesday at Middlecreek Golf Course.
The winning group for the event was made up of Annie Harbaugh, Wilma Mostoller and Hattie Ansell. Coming in...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Brianna Ansell and Joshua Baker are announcing their engagement.
Miss Ansell is the daughter of Daniel and Wanda Ansell of Rockwood. She is a 2011 Rockwood Area High School graduate and is employed by Penn Scenic View.
Her fiance is the son of...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Rockwood Area School District fourth quarter honor roll has been released.
Richelle Benford, Leah Bluebaugh, Paige Bowman, Graycen Breckenridge, Isaac Delaney, Beverly Escontrias, Luke Foy, Mya Hagans, Aidan Hay, Jade...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:40 AM
California University of Pennsylvania announced its dean's list for the 2013 spring semester.
Following is a list of students who have been recognized for their outstanding academic achievements by inclusion on the California University dean's list...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:42 AM
A suspended, striped body curls into a J-shape and shimmies violently, wriggling itself into pastel green-and-yellow coating and shaking off all its caterpillar parts except its little red heart.
And then it stills — waiting for metamorphosis....
| Mar 19, 2013
| 8:18 PM
UNIONTOWN — The Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Area I Regional Finals were held this past weekend at Albert Gallatin High School.
The champion and runner-up in each weight class advance to the PJW state championships on Friday and Saturday at...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:09 PM
4-H members from Penn State Extension District 11 including Bedford, Cambria and Somerset counties participated in the State 4-H Leadership Conference Jan. 18-20 at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College.
The conference brought...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Somerset Area High School and Middle School honor roll for the nine weeks has been released.
Julie Barron, Carver Bowlby, Ashley Breen, Randy Brewer, Casey Carpenter, Kaylee Clark, Jacob Close, Eric Costea, Cody Devine,...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Frankie Allen Sass, 53, of Friedens, died Jan. 27, 2013. Born May 21, 1959, in Meyersdale, he is the son of the late Vee-Anne (Sarver) Sass Knupp and Franklin Allen Sass of Cleveland, Ohio. Besides his mother, he is preceded in death by brothers Scott and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:52 PM
GARRETT — Salisbury Builders remains in first place after four weeks of play in the Piney Run Golf League while all other teams are within seven points of the lead.
Most points: Ernie Jumet 5.5, Bob Minnick 5.5, Ernie Smith 5.5, E.J. Benning...