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Paving of 3 streets approved
New Wilmington will replace the municipal building roof and pave three streets this summer.Continued ...
Council awarded a $42,312 contract for the roof job to CBF Contracting of Sligo, Pa. CBF was the third-lowest bidder, but was the lowest bidder that met all requirements, according to Larry Wagner, council president.
New tech for an old city
Farrell Code Officer Mark Yerskey and his lieutenant Jonathan Laird were in their offices Wednesday afternoon, but they weren’t chained to their desks completing paperwork.Continued ...
Lawsuit cost district $70,000
Jamestown Area School District and its insurer paid $70,000 to settle a lawsuit that a bus driver was wrongly fired because of an old drug conviction.Continued ...
- Paving of 3 streets approved
Herald-Tamie junior tourney set Thursday-Friday: Deadline to register is Tuesday
THEY SAY THAT “The best things in life are free.” Well, one of those “best things” is the annual Herald-Tam O’Shanter Junior Golf Championships every summer.Continued ...
The event, which has been free to boys and girls in the Shenango Valley since it’s inception in 1949, will be held Thursday and Friday at Tam O’Shanter Golf Course in Hermitage.
It has been the premier youth tournament for decades and some of the top players ever to come out of this area have participated. But you don’t have to be a great young golfer to take part. It’s a wonderful opportunity for every youngster to get a free round of golf on a great course, which is in immaculate shape this season.
Hickory lists 2013 scholar-athlete award winners
Hickory High Athletic Director Barb Dzuricsko recently announced that a total of 213 students (grades 9-12) earned Don McKay Scholar-Athlete awards.Continued ...
To be eligible, students must maintain an A (93 percent or higher) grade-point-average through the academic year’s third 9-week grading period and compete in a PIAA-sponsored sport.
A total of 375 students competed in athletics this past year, Dzuricsko noted, meaning almost 57 percent qualified for the McKay Scholar-Athlete Award. Since the award’s inception, this is the highest total number of students to earn the honors, she reported.
SCHOLASTIC NOTEBOOK: Hearns to continue golf career in college; Petty to be honored
RECENT HICKORY High alumna Rosy Hearns will continue her education and golf careers at the State University of New York-Albany. Hickory links coach Craig Antush said Hearns recently signed a letter-of-intent.Continued ...
Hearns’ Hickory career concluded as one of the finest on the links — male or female — in Mercer County annals.
- Herald-Tamie junior tourney set Thursday-Friday: Deadline to register is Tuesday
Is it really possible to not know you're pregnant until the birth?
Trish Staine had just finished running 10 miles while training for a half-marathon when she started going into labor. The mother of three said she hadn't gained any weight or felt any fetal movement in the months before and had no idea she was pregnant. Is it possible for a woman not to know she's pregnant before she starts giving birth?
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