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Murrysville Nips Claysburg 5-4 in 12 Innings for Region 7 Title
Murrysville punctuated an improbable run to the Pennsylvania American Legion Region 7 Tournament championship Thursday when Matt Hobi was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 12th inning to give the Eagles a 5-4 win over Claysburg at the Somerset Area High School Field.
50K unable to call 911 in Westmoreland County
Problems dialing Westmoreland 911 have been reported in several communities north of Route 22, according to Dan Stevens, spokesman for the department of public safety.
DA gets more phone warrants in school stabbings
County detectives have gotten a search warrant for the records of cellphones belonging to two family members of a boy charged with stabbing 20 students and a security guard at his western Pennsylvania high school.
Auction helps fund restoration of art donated to Pittsburgh Public Schools
The 1918 oil painting of an elegant woman in a yellow dress and a large black-brimmed hat once graced the cover of Town & Country magazine and was donated to the Pittsburgh Public Schools in the early years of the Friends of Art.
Business & Heritage Clarksville
Recognizing danger in the workplace
Shocking acts of public violence continue to dominate the news: Shootings at Fort Hood and the Washington Navy Yard - considered workplace incidents; and a stabbing at a Pennsylvania high school.
Pennsylvania school stabbing suspect seeks transfer to mental facility
Lawyers for a teenager charged with wounding 21 people in a stabbing spree at his Pittsburgh-area high school in April have asked that he be moved from a juvenile detention hall to a mental health facility at the county's expense.