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End Zone Extra: Thursday football preview

End Zone Extra: Thursday football preview

- CARLY KROUSE, JAMES J. NESTOR

Gazette staffer Carly Krouse brings you this week's Thursday Sports Preview, a highlight of what's to come in Friday night high school football.

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WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors discuss expanding recycling program
20 hours ago - - MARGARET HARPER
White Township supervisors discussed the possibility of expanding recycling services to add plastic to the list of materials collected curbside at a meeting Wednesday. [Read More]
Voters see new electoral maps in some districts Voters see new electoral maps in some districts
20 hours ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
The Nov. 4 election brings big changes for voters in some areas of Indiana County. [Read More]
INDIANA: Need for teacher an anomaly INDIANA: Need for teacher an anomaly
20 hours ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Enrollment figures for last year’s third-grade classes in Indiana elementary schools pointed to a need for only four teachers to handle this year’s crop of fourth-graders at Horace Mann Elementary School. [Read More]
PennDOT OKs Blairsville to maintain Old Main Street
20 hours ago -
PennDOT’s District 10 has approved the Blairsville borough’s acquisition of Old Main and South Liberty streets, Borough Manager Tim Evans told council members at Tuesday’s meeting. [Read More]
IUP to headline Band Fest 2014 IUP to headline Band Fest 2014
20 hours ago -
The 2014 season marks the 93rd season for the Indiana University of Pennsylvania marching band. [Read More]
Bocce tournament bolsters scholarship fund Bocce tournament bolsters scholarship fund
20 hours ago -
More than $2,000 was raised at the sixth annual Larry Panaia Bocce Tournament, held recently at the Morganti Sports Complex on Creekside Road. [Read More]
Salvation Army distributes Coats for Kids Salvation Army distributes Coats for Kids
20 hours ago - - TERI ENCISO
The Salvation Army held distribution for its Coats for Kids program to provide winter apparel for local children on Wednesday. [Read More]
Singers to present annual show Singers to present annual show
20 hours ago -
The Indi-Anna Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, under the direction of Mary Lou McKinney, will present its annual show, “On the Road Again!”, at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Indiana Junior High School auditorium. [Read More]
Local students earn IUP scholarship Local students earn IUP scholarship
20 hours ago -
Two local Indiana University of Pennsylvania students have been awarded a scholarship that honors a former IUP mathematics professor and co-founder of the IUP computer science department. [Read More]
Class holds 50th reunion Class holds 50th reunion
20 hours ago -
The Purchase Line High School Class of 1964 held its 50th class reunion at the Purchase Line High School on Sept. 27 with 45 classmates attending for a total of 69 in attendance. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
Bocce tournament bolsters scholarship fund Bocce tournament bolsters scholarship fund
20 hours ago -
More than $2,000 was raised at the sixth annual Larry Panaia Bocce Tournament, held recently at the Morganti Sports Complex on Creekside Road. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks shut out Mounties IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks shut out Mounties
21 hours ago -
IUP dominated offensively to score a 2-0 win over visiting Mansfield in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference women’s field hockey game Wednesday at Miller Stadium. [Read More]
If Indians win, they're in playoffs If Indians win, they're in playoffs
21 hours ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Should Indiana lose to Hollidaysburg on Friday night, trying to comprehend the things that need to happen for the Indians to get to the WPIAL playoffs is enough to make you want to lay down and rest. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Indians face tough competition HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Indians face tough competition
21 hours ago - - ELI NELLIS
Indiana knows it’s going to face tougher competition this season. [Read More]
Ferra wins football contest
21 hours ago -
Deborah Ferra, of Black Lick, won the eighth edition of the Gazette’s weekly football contest. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks still in the picture IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks still in the picture
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
It won’t be the easiest road to travel, and the potholes could be killers. But IUP coach Curt Cignetti won’t believe for a minute that his team is out of this. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Rams win second straight title HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Rams win second straight title
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
LIGONIER — Ligonier Valley had no intentions of allowing Purchase Line to mount another dramatic comeback — not on Senior Salute night and not with its second straight Heritage Conference girls’ volleyball title on the line. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Indians' run will continue in state quarterfinals
2 days ago -
VALENCIA — Indiana’s historic playoff run is making a stop in Hershey. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Wildcats sweep match
2 days ago -
KENWOOD — Homer-Center swept Penns Manor, 25-20, 25-23, 25-23, in a Heritage Conference girls’ volleyball match Tuesday. [Read More]
Indiana drops season finale
2 days ago -
Indiana lost to unbeaten Hollidaysburg, 6-0, in the seventh-grade football team’s season finale. [Read More]

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Police: Jail inmate damages sprinkler system
20 hours ago -
An Indiana County Jail inmate damaged a fire sprinkler fixture and caused about $5,500 of damage to his cell and the surrounding area, then threatened jail employees with a sprinkler head, state police reported. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
20 hours ago -
William Beasley, 19, of Pittsburgh, was charged on Oct. 14 by Indiana Borough police with possession of a small amount of marijuana, retail theft and underage drinking in connection with an incident at 2:20 a.m. Oct. 11 at Giant Eagle Express, 435 S. Seventh St. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
21 hours ago -
State police reported a car driven by Marie Singerman, 50, of Apollo, traveled off Hancock Avenue, hit two parked vehicles near Poplar Street, and then came to rest in some yew bushes in a yard at 1433 Hancock Ave. No one was reported to be injured. [Read More]
Woman: Pot sales helped pay bills
21 hours ago -
BUTLER (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman has admitted selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from her home but says she needed the money to raise several grandchildren after her daughter died. [Read More]
Judge: Evidence collection stands
21 hours ago -
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A judge said he won’t throw out evidence collected from the chambers of a retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine seized in police investigations. [Read More]
Ex-student waives hearing on threat
21 hours ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A 20-year-old former Penn State student has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened a shooting at a student center. [Read More]
Man jumps White House fence, arrested Man jumps White House fence, arrested
21 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — A 23-year-old Maryland man is in custody after he climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs. [Read More]
Doctors differ on suspect's mental state
21 hours ago -
WAUKESHA, Wis. — Doctors disagree over whether the second of two 12-year-old girls charged with stabbing a classmate to please the fictional horror character Slender Man is fit to stand trial, a judge and attorneys said Wednesday. [Read More]
Toddler blamed for starting fire
21 hours ago -
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Flint fire authorities say nine people have been displaced after a 3-year-old boy started a fire at an apartment complex. [Read More]
Salsgiver pleads guilty Salsgiver pleads guilty
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Indiana County prosecutors this morning reached a plea agreement with a Glen Campbell man charged in the June 2013 slaying of James Alexander on a walking trail in Clymer. [Read More]

All Family News

 
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright FIRST BIRTHDAY: Abigail Wright
20 hours ago -
Abigail Grace Wright celebrated her first birthday July 18, 2014, with a Sesame Street party with family and friends. [Read More]
FIRST BIRTHDAY: Cole Sitosky FIRST BIRTHDAY: Cole Sitosky
20 hours ago -
Cole Michael Sitosky celebrated his first birthday Aug. 13, 2014. [Read More]
BIRTHDAYS: Daphne Richter and Isla Richter BIRTHDAYS: Daphne Richter and Isla Richter
20 hours ago -
Daphne Lee Richter celebrated her second birthday Oct. 1 with a Little Mermaid-themed party at her home. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Katie Cornman and Jared Long ENGAGEMENT: Katie Cornman and Jared Long
21 hours ago -
Katie Cornman, of Home, and Jared Long, of Armagh, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Krystal Pender and Michael Clem ENGAGEMENT: Krystal Pender and Michael Clem
21 hours ago -
Krystal Pender and Michael Clem have announced their engagement. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Oct 23
21 hours ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
21 hours ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center Oct. 22 activity: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Oct. 22
2 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
2 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Oct. 21, 2014: [Read More]
98th BIRTHDAY: Catherine Hebert 98th BIRTHDAY: Catherine Hebert
3 days ago -
Catherine Hebert, of Indiana, will celebrate her 98th birthday Thursday with her family in her home. [Read More]

All World News

 
Canada attack stirs terror fears Canada attack stirs terror fears
21 hours ago -
OTTAWA, Ontario — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was being targeted for reprisals for joining the U.S.-led air campaign against an extremist Islamic group in Iraq and Syria. [Read More]
Tracking measures set for Ebola
21 hours ago -
ATLANTA — All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country. [Read More]
Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebola
21 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. [Read More]
Blackwater guards found guilty Blackwater guards found guilty
21 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad, an incident that inflamed anti-American sentiment around the globe and was denounced by critics as an illustration of a war gone horribly wrong. [Read More]
Activists: Syria airstrikes toll more than 500
21 hours ago -
BEIRUT — U.S.-led coalition airstrikes on Syria have killed more than 500 people, mainly Islamic militants, since they began last month, activists said today, as fighting flared in the northern Syrian border town of Kobani. [Read More]
Central Pennsylvania fire kills scores of snakes
21 hours ago -
EAST BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say an early morning fire in a central Pennsylvania home that killed scores of snakes doesn’t appear suspicious in origin. [Read More]
Woman: Pot sales helped pay bills
21 hours ago -
BUTLER (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman has admitted selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from her home but says she needed the money to raise several grandchildren after her daughter died. [Read More]
Judge: Evidence collection stands
21 hours ago -
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A judge said he won’t throw out evidence collected from the chambers of a retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine seized in police investigations. [Read More]
Ex-student waives hearing on threat
21 hours ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A 20-year-old former Penn State student has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened a shooting at a student center. [Read More]
$2.5 million from state to help Children's
21 hours ago -
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A $2.5 million state grant will help Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC to expand and make more room for patients needing certain specialized treatments. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the editor: Pa. losing millions
20 hours ago -
To voters of Indiana: I know this: I have waited patiently for about three years to talk to you regarding the so-called “impact tax” on Marcellus shale wells drilled in Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Festival organizers say thank you
20 hours ago -
The organizers of the second annual IUP Northern Appalachian Folk Festival wish to thank all of their supporters who made this year’s event a success. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Voting for Democrat this time
21 hours ago -
I have had the pleasure and experience of knowing both candidates running for the state House of Representatives in the 66th District. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Spend money to make money
21 hours ago -
The old adage “You have to spend money to make money” has come true in the form of budget surpluses in states with governors who borrowed at recession-low-interest-rates or raised money through graduated income taxes. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Pennsylvania deserves a fresh start
2 days ago -
Tom Corbett and Dave Reed often use business metaphors when discussing politics. When voting this November, I ask that you use their metaphor to determine if they should be rehired (re-elected). [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Lowry joins in trying to discredit Obama
2 days ago -
Nazi Germany’s Joseph Goebbels once said that if you tell a big lie often enough, people will eventually believe it. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Freeberg will stand up for education
3 days ago -
Education funding has become a serious problem in Pennsylvania, and a vote for Kevin Freeberg, currently running for Pennsylvania House, is a step toward fixing it. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: A severance tax would affect my family
3 days ago -
I work in the gas and oil industry. I’m a surveyor who stakes the location of gas wells to comply with state environmental regulations. I enjoy my job, find it fulfilling and earn a fair wage. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Don't be misled on Corbett's record
3 days ago -
As a parent of a special-needs child, I am truly grateful to Gov. Tom Corbett for increasing educational funding for special-needs education. In fact, this was the first increase in special-education funding in six years. [Read More]
How to submit a letter to the editor
3 days ago -
The Indiana Gazette welcomes letters to the editor and will endeavor to print readers’ letters in a timely manner. [Read More]
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