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Christie Ann Billingslea Urig, 59, of Cherry Grove, passed away surrounded by her family on Friday, Sep-tember 12, 2014. Christie was born August 8, 1955, the daughter of Thelma Rosabell McKisic Bil-lingslea and the late Eu-gene Harris Billingslea.
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The rookie whiffed eight consecutive Miami Marlins to begin Monday night's game at Citi Field, matching the mark set by Jim Deshaies of the Houston Astros against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sept. 23, 1986.
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Tucking into a dish of Scottish haggis is not a task for the fainthearted. There are various haggis recipes, but basically it is sheep's pluck - the heart, lungs and liver - cooked together, then mixed with suet and oatmeal and boiled in a sheep's stomach, then served, sometimes drenched with Scotch.
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City Manager Nancy Freenock said that the meters and polls, as well as the kiosks for the Midtown Lot, have all been ordered. She said the city also "ordered a sample for a bike rack to put on a meter pole.
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Jeanette M. Ickes, 72, of Youngsville and formerly of Brooks-ville, FL, passed away Sun-day, September 14, 2014 as a result of injuries sus-tained in an automobile ac-cident. She was born January 30, 1942 in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter to the late Raymond and Gladys Finch.
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Mrs. White was born in Tidioute on December 13, 1921, the daughter of the late Benjamin and Linnie Flasher. She was the widow of Howard C. White who died Nov. 26, 1999.
Jason Tipton scored a pair of goals in each half, and the Warren Dragons went on to win by a score of 8-0 over Conneaut in a Region 4 boys' soccer match Monday at War Memorial Field. The Dragons, now 3-3 overall and a perfect 3-0 in the region, kept pressure on the visitors and played a majority of the game in the offensive end.
The Lady Eagles had a little "extra motivation" as they topped Sheffield three sets to one Monday at Youngsville High School. Youngsville and Sheffield competed in this weekend's Brockway Tournament, where the Lady Wolverines picked up a win en route to their second place finish while Youngsville exited after pool play.
This week has been set aside as a time to look after the safety of the youngest people on the roads. The week of Sept.
The search for widowm is not an easy road, most especially the highway of the big business, DUI program in Warren County. Bigger yet is the discretionary power of the judges and district attorney.
The Clarendon Coat Closet, a program of Trinity United Methodist Church, aims to help families make sure their school age children have new coats that fit this winter. "This is our third year at this ministry," Coat Closet Committee member Jim Houghtling said.
The Eisenhower girls cross country team finished seventh out of 13 teams at this weekend's Red Dragon Invitational at Long Point State Park. Julia Bauer led the Ike girls with a 25th place finish out of 94, in 23:11.
A settlement has been reached between Waste Treatment Corporation and Clean Water Action, the group suing the Warren County wastewater treatment plant for allegedly violating federal and state environmental laws by discharging up to 200,000 gallons a day of gas drilling wastewater into the Allegheny River. Under the terms of the settlement, WTC is required to install new equipment to remove more than 99 percent of contaminants in the drilling wastewater and will stop discharging wastewater from unconventional drilling and will reduce discharges from conventional drilling by 35 percent until the new equipment is installed by the end of April 2015.
Margaret Ann Granquist, 84, formerly of Russell, Pa., passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2014, at Warren General Hospital. Margaret was born October 13, 1929, in Russell, Pa., the daughter of the late Ho-ward L. and Gladys R. Phil-lips Ramsdell.
Harry Shreve of Warren Pa., passed away on Friday, September 12, at his home following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born in Ripley, N.Y., served in the army spending time in Korea where he was in charge of the motor pool and in Ok-inawa.
The crash happened at about 3:10 p.m. on Route 27 about 3 miles south of Route 69 in Sugar Grove Township when a Kia Sorento headed north veered into the southbound lane and collided head on with a Chevrolet Aveo, state police in Warren said. The driver of the Aveo, 72-year-old Jeanette Ickes, of Youngsville, was pronounced dead at the scene after suffering traumatic injuries, Warren County Coroner Jerry Borden said.
The referee then turned off his microphone and briefly said something to the Texas players after they were heard saying they would go on defense.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:09 pm
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