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Beaver Falls concert series brings national touring acts  The Times

BEAVER FALLS — Three tribute bands and some country-rock favorites compose the 2019-20 Beaver Valley Community Concert Association season. The four ...



Scholarships: Charles D. and Josephine S. Groff - News - The Times  The Times

Three Blackhawk High School Class of 2019 graduates are recipients of the Dr. Charles D. and Josephine S. Groff Scholarship.Cassandra Hill, daughter of ...



Honor Roll: Blackhawk High School - News - The Times  The Times

BLACKHAWK HIGH SCHOOLCHIPPEWA TWP. — Blackhawk High School has announced its honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the ...



Curtains set to rise on 2019 school musicals  The Times

Punxsutawney Phil's prediction of an early spring isn't certain. The 2019 high school musicals are. The curtain rises Thursday and most weekends through early ...



Bill Wiggins, Blackhawk's biggest backer, preserves Cougars history  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — When it comes to sports at Blackhawk High School, there might not be a fan as avid and loyal as Bill Wiggins.Since moving from Shadyside, ...



Blackhawk to host hearing on future of Northwestern  The Times

The Darlington Township elementary school building was shuttered in 2016, with possible plans for renovation. DARLINGTON TWP. — Blackhawk officials will ...



Students of the Month: Beaver Falls Rotary Club  The Times

Beaver Falls Rotary ClubCassandra Hill, a senior at Blackhawk High School, was named a Student of the Month for January by the Beaver Falls Rotary Club.



Bulletin Board  The Times

Events also can be found on and submitted to an online calendar listing at app.evvnt.com/users/sign_in and a complete list of Bulletin Board items can be found ...



Students of the Month: Little Beaver Lions Club  The Times

LITTLE BEAVER LIONS CLUBJacob Trzcinski, a senior at Blackhawk High School, was named a Student of the Month for April by the Little Beaver Lions Club.



Blackhawk grad Brendan Mckay goes to bat days after MLB pitching debut  The Times

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Brendan McKay's MLB hitting debut did not go quite as well as his first start on the mound for the Tampa Bay Rays, but the Blackhawk ...



Blackhawk football 2018: Cougars thinking about Heinz Field in first year with new coach  The Times

When Zack Hayward returned to his alma mater this offseason, the first thing he targeted for change was the team's mindset. Hayward wants his Blackhawk ...



Aliquippa opens boys basketball season with win over Blackhawk  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. – For openers, Aliquippa coach Dwight Hines had few complaints.On Monday night at Blackhawk, the Quips were playing their first game of ...



Blackhawk students organize school safety event - News - The Times  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — Hundreds of Blackhawk High School students stood silently around the school's flagpole for 17 minutes Friday morning as a way to ...



Parades, ceremonies mark holiday weekend  The Times

A schedule of local events for the Memorial Day weekend: The Aliquippa VFW will conduct a *service* at 11 a.m. Monday at the war memorial on Main Street.



Legendary Blackhawk coach John Miller will hold court once more  The Times

For decades, visiting boys' basketball teams had looked forward to a visit to Chippewa Township to face Blackhawk and coach John Miller a lot like Steelers fans ...



Freedom's Jessika Fontaine named Teacher of the Year  The Times

The Jumet Charitable Foundation honored the ninth-grade learning support teacher with its award at a recent ceremony at Freedom Area High School.



Jaycees announce finalists for Distinguished Young Women program  Ellwood City Ledger

BEAVER — The 58th annual Beaver County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program sponsored by the Beaver Area Jaycees will begin at 7 p.m. April ...



Commemorative Photo Planned For Penn-Ohio Alumni – Ellwood City, PA news  EllwoodCity.org

ATTENTION: For any former high school football players who have played in a Penn-Ohio Classic football game, there is a planned commemorative photo for all ...



West Mayfield man facing charges after domestic incident  The Times

A West Mayfield man is facing a slew of charges after a domestic incident where police said he threatened people and later fought with officers.



Blackhawk ousted by defending champion Thomas Jefferson - Sports - The Times  The Times

PETERS TWP. — The Blackhawk Cougars this season completed a remarkable return to their once customary status as one of the top teams in the WPIAL.



DAR presents Good Citizen Awards  The Times

Grace Marie Cek, a senior at Blackhawk High School, recently received the Fort McIntosh Daughters of the American Revolution's Good Citizen Scholarship.



Here Are Pittsburgh Areas 125 Best High Schools: U.S. News  Pittsburgh, PA Patch

Here Are Pgh. Area's 125 Best High Schools - Pittsburgh, PA - Find out here how your local high school compares to others in and around Pittsburgh.



Blackhawk's Zack Hayward is the Times' 2018 Football Coach of the Year  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — Over the past 10 years, Blackhawk football had not had the success so many Cougars fans had become accustomed to. The Cougars' last ...



Rochester junior Rebecca Spratt named Distinguished Young Woman  The Times

BEAVER — Rebecca Spratt is the Beaver County Distinguished Young Woman for 2020.The Rochester Area High School junior garnered the award Saturday ...



Lampeter-Strasburg, Manheim Township among U.S. News' best high schools  LancasterOnline

For the first time in five years, there's a new top-ranked high school in Lancaster County.



Ten chosen to join Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame  The Times

Like so many other members of the Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame, Steve Lodovico was surprised, excited, honored and humbled after learning he is part of ...



Zack Hayward named new Blackhawk football coach - Sports - The Times  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. -- Zack Hayward, a 2009 Blackhawk High School graduate, remembers well the passion and excitement that surrounded the Cougars football ...



MICHAEL FRANCIS DEL BANE  The Times

Michael Francis Del Bane Darlington Township On December 19, 2018, Michael was met with open arms in Heaven by all those who loved him.



Students take the stage in 2018 spring musicals  The Times

Finally, it's time to sing into spring.Now through April, area high school students will be on stage singing and dancing and performing musicals certain to make ...



Breanna Hoover plays her way into starting lineup at Kennesaw State  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — In a few weeks, Breanna Hoover will reach the halfway point of her college experience at Kennesaw State University.Although she suffered ...



Football salaries highest among scholastic sports coaches, Beaver County-area analysis finds  Timesonline.com

Under the Friday night lights of western Pennsylvania, football is king. Turns out, the same is true when it comes to coaches' salaries. A Times analysis shows ...



Blackhawk to revisit Northwestern Primary renovations - News - The Times  Timesonline.com

CHIPPEWA TWP. -- Following an eight-month hiatus, the Blackhawk School Board has decided to revisit plans to renovate its Darlington Township primary ...



Liptak passes Blackhawk Cougars to win over Ambridge  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — When Chance Liptak showed up for his fourth game as a starting quarterback, he figured Blackhawk would try to move the ball just like it ...



Omogrosso's record-setting Duquesne career winding down - Sports - The Times  The Times

PITTSBURGH — With a few weeks left before college basketball's March Madness, Chassidy Omogrosso's career at Duquesne University is winding down.



Blackhawk High School pitching whiz McKay finds himself in rare company  Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Many WPIAL greats are ready to welcome Blackhawk pitcher Brendan McKay to their elite group.



West Xtra: Blackhawk's dynasty began 30 years ago  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Before Blackhawk High School emerged as a boys basketball power, there were the lean years. The very lean years. “It was b-a-a-a-ad,” former coach John ...



Former Blackhawk star Brendan McKay taken 4th overall in MLB draft by Rays  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

No player with ties to the WPIAL — out of high school or college — was ever selected so high in the draft that started in 1965.



Fecal bacteria found on longtime Blackhawk football field  Timesonline.com

CHIPPEWA TWP. -- During the meetings Blackhawk School Board spent discussing the replacement of its longtime home football field with a new multipurpose ...



Paving company showcases equipment, jobs to area students  The Times

About 25 professionals from Lindy Paving, an asphalt paving contractor and manufacturer headquartered in New Galilee, gave Beaver County Career and ...



Beaver County Distinguished Young Women  The Times

BEAVER — The 57th annual Beaver County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program sponsored by the Beaver Area Jaycees will begin at 7 p.m. April ...



Blackhawk, Mohawk students get engineering experience at Beaver Valley nuclear plant  The Times

SHIPPINGPORT — It was just an old stage light.Disposable.A money suck, draining more energy than it was worth.But thanks to some programming know-how ...



Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame welcomes 10 new members  The Times

HOPEWELL TWP. — Mention women's college basketball and sport fans automatically think about Connecticut — not the state but the university where Geno ...



Baseball Players of the Year: Hopewell's Joe Rock and Blackhawk's Michael Turconi were dueling aces  The Times

Anyone who caught a Hopewell or Blackhawk high school baseball game this season more than likely saw seniors Joey Rock and Michael Turconi have an ...



Patterson Heights man killed in Ohio crash - News  Ellwood City Ledger

A Beaver County man was killed Saturday night in a motorcycle crash on Route 170 in Mahoning County, Ohio.



Don Diehl  Timesonline.com

Don Diehl, 63, of Darlington Township and formerly of Chippewa Township, died Wednesday September 28, 2016 in Heritage Valley Beaver following medical ...



Legendary Blackhawk AD Jack Fullen to move to WPIAL  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jack Fullen steps down after 42 years as athletic director to take on new role with WPIAL.



The face of Beaver County is changing -- slowly  Timesonline.com

Erin Kilpatrick is always awake before dawn.The Brighton Township mother of two likes the quiet of morning to get in an hour of exercise before heading to work ...



Champion Life Church - News - The Times  Timesonline.com

CHIPPEWA TWP. -- Champion Life Church meets at 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sundays at Blackhawk High School on Darlington Road. It is affiliated with the ...



Hard-headed to hard-nosed: Archie Miller's road to IU  Indianapolis Star

Born into a basketball dynasty, Archie Miller thrives at the family business.



Cougars hold off Ellis to advance in WPIAL lacrosse playoffs  The Times

CHIPPEWA TWP. — Since 2012, the Blackhawk girls lacrosse team has never failed to reach the WPIAL quarterfinals, and 2018 will be no different.The Cougars ...



Beaver County Distinguished Young Woman program to be held May 6  Timesonline.com

BEAVER -- The 56th annual Beaver County Distinguished Young Woman scholarship program sponsored by the Beaver Area Jaycees will begin at 7 p.m. May ...



Students earn recognition from Fort McIntosh DAR chapter  The Times

Nicholas H. Duer, a 2018 graduate of Quigley Catholic High School, received the Fort McIntosh Daughters of the American Revolution's Good Citizen ...



Blackhawk student Austin Ochsenhirt throws out first pitch to celebrate beating cancer again  The Times

PITTSBURGH — When cancer survivor and Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon took the mound to pitch in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers on ...



Former NFL stars, Shell officials announce donation in honor of DiMantae Bronaugh  The Times

The athletic field house at Aliquippa High School will receive much needed updates thanks to a donation made to memorialize football player DiMantae ...



Hookstown Fair promises another great year - News - The Times  The Times

GREENE TWP. — Few things spell the end of summer like going to the fair.The fun returns for its 72nd year at the Hookstown Fair, which promises many live ...



A Study In Contrasts, The 17th Could See Tough Battle Between Incumbents Lamb And Rothfus  90.5 WESA

A month after winning the special election in the 18th Congressional District, U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb (D - Mt. Lebanon), now faces a new drama on a new stage.



Seton LaSalle pitcher Drew Lafferty reaching rare heights for a freshman  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As only a freshman, Seton LaSalle's Drew Lafferty has already established himself as one of the best pitchers in the WPIAL.



Mancini Award nominees announced, recognizing top high school musicals  Timesonline.com

MIDLAND -- Nominees have been announced for the 2017 Henry Mancini Musical Theatre Awards, recognizing outstanding student talent in Beaver, Butler and ...



Blackhawk grad creates new competitive cheer program in Ellwood City  Ellwood City Ledger

ELLWOOD CITY -- In the high-flying world of competitive cheer, a new program has stuck its landing in Ellwood City.Nikki Ramella DeLuca of North Sewickley ...



Beaver Falls lunch spot Sisters Eatery serves homemade food just like mom's  Timesonline.com

BEAVER FALLS -- For nearly 36 years, nouns and verbs, Shakespearean plays and classic literature were the domain of Jackie DiCicco Fullen. Now, it's soup ...



Small Hungarian church in Beaver Falls blessed with dynamic, loving congregation  Timesonline.com

BEAVER FALLS -- Endre Csoman leafs through a large, black book. Page after page bear names -- neatly penned in cursive -- of people baptized or married at ...



Nicholas John Imbriale  Timesonline.com

Nicholas John Imbriale, 25, of Patterson Township, died unexpectedly on Friday, September 2, 2016, at his residence.Born October 24, 1990, in Beaver, he was ...



Tampa Bay Rays still see Brendan McKay as two-way prospect  The Times

Ever since the Tampa Bay Rays chose Brendan McKay with the fourth overall pick of the 2017 draft, they've groomed him as Major League Baseball's next ...



5 things to know about new IU coach Archie Miller  Indianapolis Star

Miller played high school basketball at Blackhawk High School, where he was coached by his father, John. From 1998 to 2002, Archie played for North Carolina ...



Newsmaker: Jeff Tripodi  Tribune-Review

Noteworthy: Tripodi received the 2015 Roy A. Hunt Foundation Award for Commitment to Education in the Arts and Humanities from Point Breeze`s Frick Art ...



Small plane strikes power lines, lands on Beaver County road  WPXI Pittsburgh

The Federal Aviation administration said a small plane with two people aboard hit a power line and crashed onto a road in Chippewa Township, Beaver County, ...



Chippewa chef traveled coast to coast, but says nothing beats home  Timesonline.com

He's lived on a countryside estate, castle on Long Island's “Gold Coast,” billionaire's yacht – perks that come with being personal chef to the rich and famous.



Hopewell High School students dive in to robotics with submarine competition  Timesonline.com

HOPEWELL TWP. -- On a typical weekday, the Hopewell Memorial Junior High School pool echoes with the sounds of students in physical education class or ...



When the valley traveled by rail: Author writes history of region's streetcars, railroads  Sharonherald

SHARON – Rewind a century to the age of streetcars. Sharon was one of the top dogs in the industry.



Blackhawk grad Kerry Regner takes over wrestling program at Millersville  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

After three very successful seasons as head wrestling coach at Williams Baptist College, Kerry Regner and his family had settled in to their new life in Walnut ...



Obituary: Lawrence 'Deuce' Skurcenski / Legendary western Pa. sports statistician always an ace  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Lawrence “Deuce” Skurcenski, a beloved figure in western Pennsylvania high school sports circles, died at the age of 73.



Joseph C. DiFrischia - Obituaries - The Times  Timesonline.com

Mr. Joseph C. DiFrischia, 59, of Sharon, passed away in Mercer County.Joseph was born on August 6, 1957, in Rochester, to the late Joseph M. Difrischia and ...



Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $188,000 in Scholarships to 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $188,000 in scholarships for ...



Alumnus returns to become Geneva College's 20th president  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Calvin L. Troup's father worked at Geneva, and all of his children have attended the college in Beaver Falls.



Dribbling Prodigy Now a Coach  New York Times

Long before Sean Miller guided Arizona to the Round of 16, he was shown dribbling three balls at once in the film “The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh.”



Norwin grad J.J. Matijevic drafted by Astros on first day of MLB draft  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Houston Astros selected Arizona infielder J.J. Matijevic with the 75th overall pick in the MLB draft, making the former Norwin High School standout the ...



Comcast Awards $200,000 In Scholarships To 191 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...



NCAA Sweet 16: A family affair for Wilmington's Joe Miller  Port City Daily

Longtime New Hanover High School football Coach Joe Miller spent some 36 years in New Hanover County, serving as coach and athletic director and later ...



The history and success of Keystone Steam Drillers  Farm and Dairy

(Editor's note: Additional information about the Keystone Driller Company was published in a column in the Dec. 12, 2013, issue.) Hello again steam enthusiasts.



New coaches at Kingston, North Kitsap square off  Kitsap Sun

Two coaches new to the North Kitsap district with interesting backgrounds face off Friday night in Kingston.



Steve Davis: Basketball Talent in Western Pennsylvania 'Definitely' on the Rise  Pittsburgh Sports Now

There is a growing belief around Western Pennsylvania that high school basketball talent in the area is on the rise. With more Division I level recruits surfacing ...



GIRLS BASKETBALL: Archbishop Wood hires McDonald as head coach  Bucks County Courier Times

He found himself in charge of one of the state's best high school basketball programs at a trying time, and he weathered the storm.Now, Mike McDonald gets the ...



Remembering Sean and Archie Miller before they were Sweet 16 coaches  Pittsburgh Post Gazette

One of the hot stories heading into the NCAA Sweet 16 is the Miller brothers. Rick Reilly of ESPN.com did a story on Sean and Archie, the first brothers to coach ...



Arizona's Sean Miller is an emerging giant within the game.  Sports On Earth

A rebranded empire is emerging in Arizona, and as the coach behind the impressive reconstruction, Sean Miller has an opportunity to become a giant within the ...



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