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GUN ON MCKEESPORT BUS: 2 teens facing charges after gun found on McKeesport school bus | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

MCKEESPORT, Pa. - A second teenager is facing charges after a gun was found on a McKeesport school bus. According to police, they have now discovered ...

Student struck by SUV in front of McKeesport High School  WTAE Pittsburgh

A student was stuck by a car in front of McKeesport High School at 6:25 a.m. Wednesday. The district's superintendent, Dr. Mark Holtzman, said school was not ...

Tickets on Sale for MHS Hall of Fame Induction  The Tube City Almanac

By Submitted Report | Posted in: Announcements. Olympic gold medalist Swin Cash, Allegheny County Judge David Spurgeon and members of the ...

Warm Homecoming for 'Missing McKeesport,' Filmmaker  The Tube City Almanac

By Jason Togyer | Posted in: News. Sam Zolten (third from left) greets visitors following a screening of his documentary "Missing McKeesport" on Sunday ...

13-year-old student attacked, robbed outside high school | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

A mother says her daughter was viciously attacked near McKeesport High School over her cell phone.

Culinary students offer lunch at McKeesport Area's Tiger Inn  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The inn is a restaurant run by students at McKeesport Area High School's Career and Technology Center and is open to the public Thursdays.

McKeesport school district increases millage, announces Vietnam War memorial  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The highest the district can raise taxes for the 2017-18 school year will be 0.63 mills, or about $60 for a property assessed at $100000.

McKeesport to name football field after longtime coach  Tribune-Review

As a senior at McKeesport High School in 1966, George Smith was on the final football team under longtime coaches Duke Weigle and Ding Schaeffer.

McKeesport's Carlinos Acie is attracting Ivy League schools with academics, football  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Dartmouth of the Ivy League already has told Carlinos Acie that he has a spot in school and also offered him a position on the football team. The same with ...

Westmoreland Wolves semi-pro football game to benefit West Newton teen cancer patient  Tribune-Review

A person from Jessica Chopp's past made his way back into her present to help make a difference for her 17-year-old son, who is fighting cancer. The West ...

Vietnam War's 'McKeesport 23' to be remembered at high school reunion  Tribune-Review

When members of McKeesport Area High School's class of 1965 gather for their 50th reunion on Aug. 22, three classmates killed in the Vietnam War will be ...

State high school football rankings: McKeesport moves into top five  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

McKeesport High School's thrilling victory against Gateway put the Tigers into a WPIAL championship game, but it also put them into the state rankings for the ...

Where you live can determine how long you live — and here's why  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Allegheny County data shows, McKeesport and Upper St. Clair representing two extremes.

'Missing McKeesport': Documentary captures Mon Valley town at its peak  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Philadelphia filmmaker Sam Zolten premieres a two-hour documentary, “Missing McKeesport,” at the Heinz History Center Sunday.

Woman claims daughter abused at school by aide | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

"You don't send your kids to school to be abused, you send them to get an education," said Raneshia Hall, the mother of a 16-year-old student.

Barbara A. Currie Obituary

Hempfield Township, Pennsylvania - May 26, 2018.

sports WPIAL Week 8 high school football scoreboard  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Check this page throughout the night on Friday for up-to-the-minute scores from Week 8 of the 2018 high school football season. Catch up on the latest in high ...

Richard Garland: A few wrong turns  University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

Driving around Allegheny County on a brisk mid-March afternoon, Richard Garland refuses to use the GPS in the dashboard of his black Chevy Tahoe. Instead ...

1st-year baseball coach trying to change culture at McKeesport  Tribune-Review

The young boy in a baseball T-shirt looked bewildered when a visitor asked where the coach of the McKeesport High School baseball team could be found.

Festival of Trees Opens Thursday at Renzie Park  The Tube City Almanac

By Staff Reports | Posted in: Announcements. (Tube City Almanac file photos by Denise L. Ritter). The ornaments are being hung and the lights are being tested ...

Former Members Of McKeesport Church Say It Is “Cult-Like”  CBS Local

McKEESPORT (KDKA) — Former members of a McKeesport Church are speaking out about the church and its pastor, claiming the congregation is more like a ...

93.7 The Fan High School Football Preview 2016 Class 5A: McKeesport  CBS Local

McKeesport. Big East Conference. The legendary George Smith retired as the Tiger's coach in January after 31 seasons, 226 wins, 2 WPIAL and 2 PIAA titles ...

McKeesport's Serra Catholic celebrates patron's canonization  Tribune-Review

The canonization of St. Junipero Serra was celebrated Wednesday at the school that has venerated the California missionary as its patron for 54 years.

Obituary: Zoran Popovich / Savvy politician, beloved patriarch  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

In his campaign for a seat on the Allegheny County Common Pleas Court in 1973, candidate Zoran Popovich asked: “Who would want a judge named Zoran?”.

PIAA releases high school teams that will play  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

McKeesport is one of three WPIAL football teams that will play up in classification.

WPIAL Class 5A preview: Handful of Division I prospects lead No. 1 McKeesport  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

When asked to name the top players in the Big East Conference this season, Armstrong coach Frank Fabian answered, “Everyone on McKeesport.” Fabian, of ...

High school notebook: Legendary McKeesport football coach retires  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

This past season, Mc-Keesport High School named its football field after coach George Smith. But Smith will never again walk onto that field as Tigers coach.

McKeesport's Khaleke Hudson headed to Michigan  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The star high school running back-defensive back has been recruited to play safety for the Wolverines.

Pennsylvania Republican aims to disrupt state Democrats' 'good old boys club'  Fox News

Whenever something bad happens in her corner of Allegheny County, Pa., lifelong county resident Fawn Walker-Montgomery takes it personally.

Eight Months After Installation, South Side Security Cameras Lowering Crime Rates, DA Says  90.5 WESA

Security cameras in Pittsburgh's South Side have helped lower the area's crime rate by 37 percent in the last year, according to Allegheny County District.

Gary Rotstein School superintendents plead for state funding help  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Baldwin-Whitehall School District may have to cut full-day kindergarten if state education funding does not improve. McKeesport High School has gotten rid ...

Edward Locke "Ted" Kemp Jr. | Obits  WV News

SARASOTA, Fla. — Edward Locke “Ted” Kemp Jr., Sarasota, Fla., died Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va.


When 14-year-old Kimberlie Krimm went missing, it was straight out of a parent's nightmare.

McKeesport couple restores old home to its former glory  Tribune-Review

There are many storied homes in McKeesport, but years of economic decline in the city has rendered many of these once majestic houses into the equivalent of ...

McKeesport's family dynasty promises emphasis on youth  New Pittsburgh Courier

For the first time ever, McKeesport will have three Black members of council. Brothers Jim Brown and Tim Brown each won a seat on City Council and school ...

Headed to the WPXI Holiday Parade? Here are the acts you'll see | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

The 38th annual WPXI Holiday Parade marches through downtown Pittsburgh on Saturday Nov. 24. The entertainment is can't miss! Here's a list of groups that ...

Thomas Allan Swalwell | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Thomas Allan Swalwell, 72, of Ephrata, passed away on Monday, October 9, 2017, at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz.

Reign of Mon Valley's Miss America still stirs interest  Tribune-Review

It's a question that's been asked many times over the years: Where was Henrietta Leaver, Miss America of 1935, born Various sources make reference to such ...

Needy Families Share Bounty as Local Company Gives Back  The Tube City Almanac

By Jason Togyer | Posted in: News. (Above: McKeesport Mayor Michael Cherepko, Big's Sanitation president Joe Eori Jr., and Matt Gergely, assistant to the ...

WPIAL Class 5A football roundup: Latrobe clinches first playoff berth since 2009  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

It has been nearly a decade since Latrobe's football team was considered a playoff contender. That changed Friday night. For the first time since 2009, the ...

Avalon author, born without arms or legs, visits McKeesport High School  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Amy Brooks, 33, shared her story of overcoming the odds with tomorrow's health care workers.

Adams remembered for contributions, love of Gateway athletics  Tribune-Review

As coach of the Gateway boys basketball team, Mitch Adams wasn't afraid to let his thoughts be known. If his players didn't play or practice up to his expectations ...

Resume: Newsmaker you should know / Restaurant manager turned teacher recognized with distinction  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Brad Braverman, an English teacher at McKeesport Area High School, has been named a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction.

Death of newly elected Pine-Richland School Board member stuns friends, colleagues  Tribune-Review

Gibsonia's Robert Pavlecic, 60, who was recently elected to the Pine-Richland school board and was about to begin serving his first term, passed away on ...

A look at Mon-Yough area school board races  Tribune-Review

School directors are on the ballot in 10 districts in The Daily News' circulation area for Tuesday's primary elections. East Allegheny New faces could fill four of ...

Gateway School District announcer, coach, ref recalled for dedication  Tribune-Review

Regis Giles was a tireless teacher, coach, official and sports announcer who molded hundreds of young lives at the Gateway School District over 46 years.

It's official: Randy Fichtner is the Steelers' new offensive coordinator  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Steelers made it official Thursday, announcing Randy Fichtner as their offensive coordinator, replacing Todd Haley. Fichtner, who has been the team's ...

Meet the candidates for Mon-Yough area county and municipal races  Tribune-Review

From county to municipal races, primary election candidates tell The Daily News why voters should choose them at the polls Tuesday: ALLEGHENY COUNTY ...

Penguins Announce 2017 National Letter of Intent Signing Day Class  Youngstown State Athletics

The Youngstown State Football program added 17 student-athletes on National Letter of Intent Signing Day to go along with two who had joined the program in ...

Blast From The Past: Russell Stuvaints  Steelers Depot

For the third offseason in a row, welcome back to Blast From the Past. The random, oh yeah, remember him? players in recent Pittsburgh Steelers' history.

Facing criminal charges, Gateway boys basketball coach resigns  Tribune-Review

Mitch Adams, who led Gateway to back-to-back WPIAL Class AAAA championships in 2011 and '12, resigned Sunday as boys basketball coach amid ...

Comcast Awards $190,000 In Scholarships To 180 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2016 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Longtime Rostraver Public Library assistant director to retire  Uniontown Herald Standard

After nearly 26 years, Fran Rendulic is preparing to retire from her job as assistant director of the Rostraver Public Library.

Obituary: Ray Mathews / All-Pro Steeler, fan favorite from '50s  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ray Mathews, a two-time All-Pro selection and perhaps the Steelers' most versatile weapon of the 1950s, died Sunday in Marion, Pa. He was 86. Mr. Mathews ...

Happy 100th to Rock Hall of Famer/Western PA Native Art Rupe  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Art Rupe turned 100 on September 5th. Rupe, the oldest living Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and founder of the iconic Specialty Recor...

Jeannette aiming for first PIAA title since 2007  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

With 12 interceptions, a powerful running game and a strong arm to boot, senior Robert Kennedy has done it all for the Jayhawks on their historic playoff run.

Class of 2016 UCLA Recruiting Update  Bruins Nation

Taking a look at the current state of the 2016 recruiting class.

Pitcher Krivda keeps it in the family  Tribune-Review

There's another Krivda on the mound these days. Will he be able to follow his uncle's lead Rick Krivda made it the major leagues. Some 20 years later, Zach ...

Obituary: Patrick M. O'Donnell / Disciplined and modest attorney  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

He was a World War II veteran who was injured in combat after enlisting in the Army; he received a Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars.

PIAA realignment fallout: WPIAL still unsure about football playoff format  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

WPIAL can't decide on playoff format or Heinz Field games until PIAA releases brackets.

Penn State target Khaleke Hudson trims list to 10; Jay Paterno reacts to Joe Paterno's HOF bid, and more

Today's Penn State football news features recruiting updates on Khaleke Hudson and Lavert Hill, as well as reaction from Jay Paterno to his father's induction ...

Army reservist who served in Iraq surprised with gift of a house at Steelers game  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

As Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Michelle Satterfield emerged from the tunnel under the Heinz Red Zone in the first part of the third quarter of the Steelers game ...

Plum's sports hall of fame Class of 2013 to be inducted next Thursday  Tribune-Review

The Plum High School Sports Hall of Fame will add eight new members on Nov. 14, as the Class of 2013 will be inducted at a banquet and ceremony at ...

Vote NOW for Mr. PA Football! announced they will sponsor the second annual Mr. Pennsylvania football awards banquet in February after last year's immense success.

Big Ben: Former Susquehanna Twp. star Ben Dupree thriving as option QB at The Citadel

Dupree, one of the top football and basketball players in Pennsylvania while at Susquehanna Twp., is a senior and he's eyeing an NFL career.

History Center looks at Pittsburgh's role in WWII  Tribune-Review

Walter Patton of Glassport knows quite clearly how World War II was won on the beaches of Normandy as well as in the factories of Western Pennsylvania.

Comcast Awards $187,000 In Scholarships To 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

Pa. bridges, roads pay homage to famous, fallen  Tribune-Review

They're easy to miss: names written on plaques, passed thousands of times a day by hurrying motorists. They're the names of athletes and generals, police ...

Green, Shell named Mr. Pennsylvania Football at awards cermony

John Whitehead/Patriot-NewsDesimon Green, left, and Rushel Shell display their hardware as the first winners of the Mr. Pennsylvania Football awards.

Deaths in Central Florida: 9/28  Orlando Sentinel

To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE. Karr Ruby, 90, of Mount Dora, died Monday, ...

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