Temperatures are expected to soar to the mid-90s this weekend as a heat wave grips the region.
Those hoping for a dry, mild summer were out of luck this year as rainy stretches and humid days have, so far, been in abundance. Today and tomorrow, though, are predicted to be particularly challenging, as temperatures as expected to rise into the 90s.
Uniontown is seeking its third Pennsylvania American Legion Region 6 Championship in five years, while Belle Vernon and Connellsville are looking to get to the state tournament when action kicks this morning at Chippewa Park in Beaver Falls.
Mitch's Bail Bonds used a five-run third inning and some strong starting pitcher from Dom Costellic to defeat Mill Run, 8-2, on Tuesday at Mill Run Park in Fayette County Baseball League action.
Donora was the site of an innovative event on Friday, an All-Class reunion for not just one year or one high school, but one covering a span of many years and several schools.
A quick response and the collaboration of nine different emergency companies minimized the damage to a longstanding social club in Connellsville Township early Tuesday morning.
CONNELLSVILLE — Caleb Dillon held visiting Belle Vernon to just three hits and drove in the game’s only run Sunday afternoon as Connellsville held on for a 1-0 Fayette County American Legion Baseball League playoff game victory.
With every public safety service in Menallen Township in flux, supervisors said they intend to charge a yearly fee to keep services afloat and residents safe.
Uniontown Legion hasn't trailed much this season in league play, but when it faced some adversity on Saturday at Hutchinson Field in the most important game of the year, coach Brad Yohman's squad responded in a big way en route to a 12-4 victory over Connellsville.
Garrett Myers and Greg Lancaster combined for a two-hit shutout, and after its bats came alive in the fourth, Uniontown Legion rolled to a 7-0 victory over Colonial 3 on Friday at Hutchinson Field in the winner's bracket of the Fayette County American Legion playoffs.
Fayette County parents who lost their son to a drug overdose last year have started a foundation with the goal of preventing others from facing lethal addiction.
For an Allegheny uplander, central Arkansas requires an adjustment. Here at home, the woods are always above you — on the ridges and hills, and farmers till the valleys. But think the reverse on the Arkansas prairies. There, forest grows down low, in stream channels and floodplains too wet to farm. Roughly speaking, if a stream channel is broad enough to get lost in, it’s called a bayou, a French word for swampland.
For more than a century, hunting on Sunday has been prohibited in Pennsylvania. But recent steps taken by the state senate has a bill in the works, bringing the possibility of limited Sunday hunting closer than ever before.
Nick Miller blazed through streets of South Connellsville and to the finish line at the track he once competed on in high school to win the 37th annual John Woodruff 5K Run and Walk on Wednesday evening.
Colonial 3's Preston Frost was one out away from a complete-game victory, but even though the Brownsville Area High School senior had to leave the game due to pitch-count restrictions, he did more than enough in his team's 5-1 victory over Smithfield-Fairchance on Tuesday in the first round of the Fayette County American Legion Baseball playoffs at Smithfield Ball Field.
Hundreds of runners and walkers will take to the streets of Connellsville's South Side Wednesday evening to compete in the 37th annual John Woodruff 5K Run and Walk.
Some local school officials say the increase in teen vaping is becoming a noticeable disturbance in their schools, prompting them to become more educated on the matter and address the issue by updating policies.