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McKeesport Area High School senior remembered at graduation by her twin sister, classmates  WTAE Pittsburgh

Graduation night at McKeesport Area High School came just one week after Morgan Dunston, a graduating senior, was killed in a shooting.

McKeesport High School Senior Dies From Shooting Less Than A Week Before Graduation  CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The family of a teenage girl who was set to graduate from high school in less than a week will now have to arrange her funeral. Morgan ...

McKeesport Area School District allows creation of black student union after dispute  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

McKeesport Area School District and ACLU officials have agreed to a settlement that would allow for the creation of a black student union after a previous ...

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 ...

Lawsuit Over Black Student Union Settled Between ACLU, McKeesport Area School District  CBS Pittsburgh

MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania (ACLU) announced a settlement Monday in its federal civil rights challenge ...

Police: Student Flashed Gun On McKeesport School Bus, 2 Teens Arrested  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. MCKEESPORT (AP/KDKA) — Two teenagers are facing charges after police say one of them brought a gun onto a ...

17-year-old found shot to death in McKeesport alley  WPXI Pittsburgh

MCKEESPORT, Pa. - A 17-year-old boy was found shot to death in McKeesport on Sunday afternoon. Police said around 1:45 p.m., a person who was walking ...

McKeesport senior shot and killed days before graduation  TribLIVE

A teen was shot and killed early Friday morning in the South Side just days before she was set to graduate from high school. According to Pittsburgh police, the ...

World War I letter from McKeesport veteran found 100 years after it was written  Tribune-Review

Only a week after World War I ended, an American soldier recovering at a hospital in France wrote to his mother in McKeesport that he hoped to be home by his ...

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

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

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 ...

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.

18-year-old shot, killed in South Side days short of graduating high school  WPXI Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH - Bullets flew outside a local church Friday morning, striking woman, and smashing church windows. Police said the woman who was shot has ...

McKeesport coach surprised with picture of himself, Jackie Robinson from '61  WTAE Pittsburgh

McKeesport High School basketball coach Gerald Grayson receives a picture from 1961 that he never knew existed of himself at age 13 standing next to Jackie ...

Woman claims daughter abused at school by aide  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.

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 ...

'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.

Series Of Overnight Shootings Send 4 People To Hospitals  CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police are investigating after a series of shootings overnight in the City of Pittsburgh sent four people to local hospitals, and ...

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.

IUP team to present research on biodiversity in Honduras  Tribune-Review Archive

Four students from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, including two from Allegheny County, are headed to Central America in June as presenters at an ...

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.

McKeesport High football fans sign petition, say championship game was rigged  WTAE Pittsburgh

The game ended Friday, but many McKeesport High School football fans are still fighting after they say referees cost their team the WPIAL 5A championship.

Two students in two years run down on same McKeesport street  WTAE Pittsburgh

The latest victim, 15-year-old Deonte Cobbs, was hit by a school bus in front of Founders Hall Middle School just one year after Alyson Higdon, 14, crossed in ...

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 ...

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 ...

‘Put on your cape and get ’er done’: Swin Cash embraces the challenge of her new job with Pelicans  The Athletic

On June 11, nine days before taking Zion Williamson No. 1 in the 2019 NBA Draft, the New Orleans Pelicans announced the signing of the most decorated ...

McKeesport school district making roadway where two students died safer  WTAE Pittsburgh

Changes are coming to the stretch of road outside Founders Hall Middle School in McKeesport where two students died in as many years after being struck by ...

2015 High School Football Player of the Year: McKeesport's Khaleke Hudson  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

For the best indication of Khaleke Hudson's talent and versatility, simply look at Hudson's recruiting situation. Just let Hudson explain about his college finalists.


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

Julian J. “Jay” Senko Obituary

Julian J. “Jay” Senko, a longtime resident of Hermitage passed away at 10:25 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2019, in St. John XXIII Home, Hermitage, after an ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 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 ...

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?”.

History's Headlines: J. Birney Crum: The man and the stadium  69News WFMZ-TV

'When it came to sports in Allentown and the Lehigh Valley, Birney - everybody called him Birney - was the boss.'

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

February National Signing Day Notebook: February 6  Pittsburgh Sports Now

Stay with Pittsburgh Sports Now all day for February's High School Football National Signing Day. We'll keep you updated all day long on players in the WPIAL ...

McKeesport teaching assistant facing additional charges  WTAE Pittsburgh

Michelle Mellinger, a teaching assistant in McKeesport, is accused of having sex with students and Monday, Pittsburgh's Action News 4 learned she is facing ...

Krivda's baseball career was good as gold  Observer-Reporter

Rick Krivda never imagined his baseball journey would take him to Sydney, Australia. But by the age of 30, Krivda was there competing at the 2000 Summer ...

Citadel signing day: Quotes, notes and video of each new Bulldog recruit  Charleston Post Courier

The Citadel signed 13 new football players on Wednesday. Here's what coach Brent Thompson had to say about each of them:

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.

Barbara A. Currie Obituary

Hempfield Township, Pennsylvania - May 26, 2018.

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.

Pittsburgh's greatest high school athletes

From Tony Dorsett to Lauryn Williams, a look at some of Pittsburgh's greatest high school athletes.

Thomas Allan Swalwell | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

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

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.

Pennsylvania sex-obsessed teacher's aide jailed for having sex with 5 high school students  Daily Mail

Michelle Mellinger, 49, who worked in special education at McKeesport High School in Pennsylvania, had sex with five boys and tried to have sex with another.

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...

Teen fatally shot in the head just days before her high school graduation  Daily Mail

A Pennsylvania teen has died just days before her high school graduation after she fell victim to being in the 'wrong place at the wrong time' and was fatally shot ...

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.

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 ...

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® ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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