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Fred Rogers' lasting legacy, continuing ties to his Latrobe home  Tribune-Review

A slender, soft-spoken, color-blind vegetarian from Latrobe changed the world. Fred Rogers didn't try to cure cancer or harness the power of the sun. But nearly ...



High school musical season dances on this week  Tribune-Review

LEECHBURG Leechburg Area High School has finally gone Disney. 'Tarzan' is the first Disney spring musical selected in the district — ever — and the students ...



Latrobe high school senior charged with sexual assault of student in auditorium  Tribune-Review

A Ligonier Township teen was arrested Wednesday on state police accusations that he sexually assaulted a female Greater Latrobe High School student in the ...



Continuity is key to Latrobe's continued success  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Wildcats looked much improved last year and are hoping for a run at the postseason.



5 candidates seek 4 seats on Greater Latrobe School Board  Tribune-Review

Steven LoCascio and Mike O'Barto are vying with incumbents Dr. Rhonda A. Laughlin, Heidi Kozar and William A. Palmer Jr. for four seats on the Greater ...



Mother, state police pursue answers 11 years after woman's murder in Derry Township  Tribune-Review

Easter was Samantha Joann Lang's favorite time of year, Carol Polo recalled Monday as she spoke of her daughter, who was brutally murdered 11 years ago ...



Judge gives teen house arrest, probation in Latrobe high school sex assault  Tribune-Review

A Ligonier Township teen will serve a year on house arrest and seven years of probation after pleading guilty to the statutory sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl ...



Latrobe teen showing off stolen gun to rap music beat to stand trial for 15-year-old's death  Tribune-Review

A Latrobe teenager was showing off a stolen handgun to friends, listening to rap music, when he pulled the trigger and killed a 15-year-old, a Westmoreland ...



3 incumbents, 5 challengers seek Latrobe school board seats  Tribune-Review

Eight candidates, cross-filed on the Democratic and Republican tickets, are running for four open seats on the Greater Latrobe School Board. May 16 ballots will ...



Defensive web gems lift Hempfield past Warwick in PIAA 1st round  Tribune-Review

A productive offense can sometimes lead to crisp defense when teams are able to play with leads in the softball postseason. It's a confidence thing.



Latrobe students help their peers through Link Crew concept  Tribune-Review

Sammee Pugner-Piper, who starts her senior year at Greater Latrobe Senior High this month, recalled the anxieties she felt as an arriving sophomore. 'I was the ...



Seniors to lead Latrobe baseball into new section  Tribune-Review

Latrobe has plenty of offense returning led by potential major league draft pick Zach Kokoska and fellow first-team all-section player Jared Kollar. But don't ...



Latrobe high school sex assault details revealed by police, attorney  Tribune-Review

Two sides in a sexual assault case offer differing accounts about what transpired between defendant and victim at Greater Latrobe High School. Nicholas Scott ...



4th woman in family set to graduate as valedictorian from Greater Latrobe  Tribune-Review

When Stephanie Kubus graduates Tuesday as the valedictorian at Greater Latrobe Senior High School, she will follow in the footsteps of three women in her ...



Latrobe ice cream shop helps woman in battle with brain tumor  Tribune-Review

Meah Ezykowsky is locked in a battle with Tina, the name she gave a brain tumor that robbed her memory and eyesight. How she came up with that nickname, ...



Westmoreland happenings: Week of Oct. 1 and beyond  Tribune-Review

Classes/programs. • West Overton Village and Museums hosts second hands-on DIY History, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 14. Cost: $5, or $15 for families; 109 W. Overton ...



Greater Latrobe grad dies in wreck on winding road  Tribune-Review

A recent Greater Latrobe High School graduate died Sunday from head and neck injuries suffered when the car in which he was riding crashed along a winding ...



Heavy rain in Latrobe forces Steelers practice to move, and drenched fans follow  WTAE Pittsburgh

Afternoon storms forced the Pittsburgh Steelers to move their first open practice of training camp to Greater Latrobe High School, and the team's drenched fans ...



Greater Latrobe High School student killed in Westmoreland Co. crash | WPXI  WPXI Pittsburgh

The medical examiner has identified the Greater Latrobe High School student who died in a crash in Westmoreland County Wednesday night.



WCNS changes radio format from talk to adult contemporary music  Tribune-Review

Latrobe-based AM radio station WCNS announced it is changing its programming format from talk to adult contemporary music. The move comes as Laurel ...



Latrobe teenager ordered to stand trial in high school student's shooting death  WTAE Pittsburgh

Police from multiple departments responded to the scene on Main Street in Latrobe on Tuesday evening.



State trooper Michael P. Stewart is laid to rest  Tribune-Review

State trooper Michael P. Stewart III was laid to rest today. Stewart, 26, of Unity died last week after getting into a wreck while on patrol in Ligonier Township.



Greater Latrobe Senior High School art collection has a story all its own  Tribune-Review

When Barbara Jones, chief curator at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art in Greensburg, goes looking for a painting by an artist from this region to fill a ...



Latrobe graduate makes a cause of concussion awareness  Tribune-Review

Jayden Moffa is one of the lucky ones. On Friday night, she sang the national anthem as she and her classmates at Greater Latrobe Senior High School ...



Derry history group seeks to place new grave markers for Revolutionary War soldiers  Tribune-Review

Now 240 years after they fought in the American Revolution against the British to gain the nation's independence, some of the country's first veterans buried in a ...



Latrobe's new sports complex on track for winter finish; football field to be ready in fall  Tribune-Review

As Greater Latrobe School District Superintendent Judy Swigart surveyed the construction of the new athletic complex behind the high school on July 3, she ...



Greensburg Salem swimmers find their stroke with freshmen  Tribune-Review

A strong incoming class is giving a boost to the Greensburg Salem girls swimming team. Golden Lions coach Curt Smith expects freshmen Madison Cassidy ...



'Big man with big heart' was excited to serve his hometown  Tribune-Review

Family, friends and colleagues all described Trooper Michael P. Stewart the same way: 'A big man with a big heart,' and someone who always wanted to help ...



Judge orders 3 to stand trial for second-degree murder in Latrobe man's death  Tribune-Review

Two Latrobe teenagers charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a 20-year-old during a bungled robbery plot delayed getting medical help ...



Western Pa. school planetariums open for public programs  Tribune-Review

The sky is no longer the limit for planetarium programs. In addition to the Buhl Planetarium at Carnegie Science Center on the North Shore, there are ...



Class 6A: Hempfield crushes Latrobe, 13-2, in WPIAL softball championship  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Highlighted by a six-run fourth inning, Hempfield powered past Latrobe for its third consecutive WPIAL title.



Football Recruiting Pirates edged out Pitt, WVU for coveted lineman  Bonesville

The Pittsburgh, PA, metro isn't an area East Carolina has tapped into often when it comes to football recruiting. But a family connection to ECU's coaching staff ...



Teen Charged In 15-Year-Old Boy’s Fatal Shooting In Latrobe  CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

A teenager is charged in the death of a 15-year-old boy in Latrobe.



Parents of trooper killed in collision near Ligonier sue for wrongful death  Tribune-Review

The parents of a Pennsylvania state trooper from Unity who died a year ago when his marked vehicle collided with a garbage truck on Route 711 in Ligonier ...



Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra: 50 years of making beautiful music  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra has traveled a long way since it was founded in 1969 and presented its first season at Greensburg Salem High School.



Unity man loved being in the great outdoors with family  Tribune-Review

The outdoors called to Nick Morrison, whether he was spending time on his family's farm in Unity, aiming an arrow at wild game or helping neighbors with a ...



Trib's top 10 news stories of 2017 changed lives, communities  Tribune-Review

An unrelenting opioid epidemic that claimed another 158 lives, tragic crimes that put two teenagers in prison, the deaths of two police officers, and a scandal that ...



In Western Pa., these were the top stories in 2017  Tribune-Review

A look back at the top news stories of 2017, as reported by the Tribune-Review. UPMC, AHN to spend billions in new construction Western Pennsylvania's rival ...



Murraysville teen crowned Westmoreland County Fair Queen | Mon Valley News  Uniontown Herald Standard

Morgan Patrick, a Franklin Regional High School student from Murraysville, was crowned as the Westmoreland County Fair Queen.



Trio of friends charged with murder in botched Latrobe robbery  Tribune-Review

Daniel McNerny had no idea the masked man he was so desperately trying to wrestle the 9 mm handgun from Tuesday night in Latrobe was a friend and former ...



High school graduation ceremonies close chapter for Derry, Ligonier, Latrobe scholars  Tribune-Review

The countdown is nearly over. Commencement ceremonies will soon mark the closing of one chapter and the start of another for hundreds of area high school ...



Tireless volunteer put her family, friends first  Tribune-Review

Everyone was family to Kara Campbell. 'There was no inner circle of friends for Kara; everyone was in it,' said her younger brother, Matt Dixon. Kara L. Campbell ...



Kennametal Foundation Announces 2017 Scholarship Winners  PR Newswire

LATROBE, Pa., May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kennametal Foundation today announced four winners of its 2017 Kennametal Foundation Scholarship ...



West Allegheny tops TJ for second straight WPIAL softball title  The Times

GREENSBURG — Although it wasn't always pretty, the West Allegheny softball team did all it needed to Thursday to capture its second-straight WPIAL Classs ...



Penn-Trafford keeps expectations high despite young roster  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

For Penn-Trafford's young squad, it's been a summer of adjusting and learning. After last year's team went 11-2, nearly pulling off a comeback against Gateway ...



Serra Catholic squeezes out win over Portage in Class A baseball (with photo gallery)  TribDem.com

Twice the Portage Mustangs took a lead against District 7 champion Serra Catholic in Monday's PIAA Class A first-round baseball game at Greater Latrobe High ...



Newsmaker you should know / Unity teen honored for using tragedy to help others  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Meah Ezykowsky, whose father was killed by a drunken driver, has been named 2015-16 Pennsylvania SADD Student of the Year.



Mark your calendar: Steelers training camp starts July 25  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Steelers will spend three weeks at training camp at Saint Vincent College this summer, reporting to Latrobe on July 25. They will have only two days off ...



Despite tough times, Latrobe volleyball advanced to postseason  Tribune-Review

Latrobe, sporting a full roster just in time for the postseason, was hoping to make an impressive showing in the WPIAL boys volleyball playoffs beginning ...



Services at issue in race for Latrobe mayor  Tribune-Review

Rosie Wolford is seeking a second term as Latrobe's mayor after serving 10 years on city council. Fellow Democrat Jack Murtha, who was elected to ...



Franklin Regional wants fewer close calls this season  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Seven of Franklin Regional's 10 games last year were decided by eight points or fewer.



Penn State, New Kensington gallery hosts high school art instructors  Tribune-Review

'Practicing What You Teach' is more than just a cute catch phrase for the January exhibit of area high school art instructors at Penn State, New Kensington.



With cancer behind him, Conner just another rookie with the Steelers  Sharonherald

LATROBE, Pa. – The catharsis came inside a crowded restaurant on that raucous Friday night in late April when James Conner picked up the phone and ...



Tad Harbert takes over Kennard-Dale wrestling  GameTimePA

The Kennard-Dale Rams have a new head wrestling coach.



Family ties run deep for Westmoreland County teams in basketball playoffs  Tribune-Review

Lisa and Craig Mankins spent their Valentine's Day evening at a fancy hotel in Green Tree. But this date night was business over pleasure. The Mankins might ...



Brown-Dukes sees opportunity at Steelers camp - Sports  GoErie.com

Former Mercyhurst star running back Brandon Brown-Dukes is back in camp with the Steelers.



Ligonier Valley set to battle Dunmore in PIAA quarterfinals  TribDem.com

On the day after Thanksgiving, it's a safe bet that the Ligonier Valley Rams got their fill of whatever was served at family gatherings following a spirited practice at ...



Defending PIAA champion Jeannette must replace key pieces  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

If Jeannette coach Roy Hall could repeat last season, he would — the WPIAL and PIAA championships and all the accompanying glory. They even beat Clairton ...



Loads of experienced players mean Valley could peak  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Don't tell Muzzy Colosimo that Valley will have an easy time making the playoffs after dropping from Class 3A to Class 2A this season. “I think the conference ...



New coach, same goals for Kennard-Dale wrestling  York Dispatch

Two-time reigning York-Adams Division II wrestling champion Kennard-Dale has new face leading its program.



Psychic to murder victim's family: 'You will get closure'  Tribune-Review

Carol Polo smiled and just as quickly burst into tears on Wednesday when two Butler County psychics asked whether her late daughter, Samantha Lang, ...



No apology from Greensburg driver in DUI death  Tribune-Review

Nearly a year after a car driven by an underaged drinker skidded off a secluded road in Cook, the family of the 15-year-old girl killed in the crash said they still ...



Former Jeannette meter maid shows off her creative side  Tribune-Review

Kathie Termyna Wolfe started her life as a 'Jersey Girl,' but moved to Westmoreland County when she was 13 years old. Wolfe is a graduate of Greater Latrobe ...



Monday's PIAA baseball playoff previews, June 5 - Sports  GoErie.com

PIAA first-round baseball games begin Monday for District 10 teams.



Former ALL-USA Wrestler of the Year coaching kids, eyeing return, redemption after arrest  USA TODAY High School Sports

Chance Marsteller, one of the greatest athletes to come out of York County, Pa., hit rock bottom last summer. He was arrested and charged with aggravated ...



Funeral scheduled for Highlands senior Eli Bussotti  Tribune-Review

Funeral arrangements have been scheduled for a Highlands High School senior who died Sunday from injuries suffered in a car accident. A memorial ...



Seth Howard takes the reins as defending WPIAL, PIAA champ Jeannette's full-time quarterback  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

After rotating with Robert Kennedy last year, Howard will lead the Jayhawks' offense solo as a senior.



Westmoreland master gardener working to save the monarch butterfly population  Tribune-Review

Jacqueline 'Jackie' Hochard remembers a time when she was younger when monarch butterflies were plentiful in Western Pennsylvania. Then one day it hit her: ...



Week in pictures (Aug 6 - Aug 12)  Tribune-Review

The week in pictures throughout the region captured by the Tribune-Review visuals staff. ...



Derry Area eager to start season after dominant 2016  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Trojans will try to live up to their 11-1 record from last year without workhorse Tyler Balega at running back.



Retirement opens supervisor field to 2 Republicans in Unity  Tribune-Review

The pending retirement of one of the three Unity supervisors has opened the race to two Republicans — one who promises not to work as roadmaster, and the ...



Rep. Wheatley introduces bill to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Pa.  Tribune-Review

Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Hill District, has introduced a proposal to legalize recreational marijuana in Pennsylvania for people over age 21. Wheatley's bill would ...



Jeannette looks to get over hump in 2017  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The biggest test for the Jayhawks and quarterback Robert Kennedy will be a matchup with Clairton at the end of the season.



2 Mt. Pleasant Area school directors face election challenges from 3 newcomers  Tribune-Review

Some new directors will be taking over on Mt. Pleasant Area School Board, but it's up to voters to determine how many. Three newcomers are challenging two ...



Baldwin Borough police chief set to retire in 2019  Tribune-Review

Baldwin Borough police Chief Michael Scott remembers a call he received on his first week in the borough. It was a resident whose car had been scratched by ...



2016 List of High School Musicals in Western Pennsylvania  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The curtain is rising on another season of high school musicals. Here's the roundup of what's scheduled in Allegheny and surrounding counties, along with ...



North Huntingdon starts 4 new cops  Tribune-Review

Four experienced police officers started their training as members of the North Huntingdon police force Monday as the township moves to replenish a ...



Police issue arrest warrant in Harrison shooting  Tribune-Review

Greg Frison has lived in the Sheldon Park Apartment public housing complex in Harrison for close to 19 years. He raised his three children, who are now adults ...



Rep. Mike Turzai calls window for sex abuse lawsuits 'a compromise'  Tribune-Review

HARRISBURG -- The Republican speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives says his chamber is poised to take up changes to the state's limits on ...



Pennsylvania petition to legalize marijuana gathers 3000 signatures in 3 days  Tribune-Review

About 3000 people have signed a petition that state Rep. Jake Wheatley, D-Hill District, launched Monday to support legalizing marijuana in Pennsylvania.



Pennsylvania Turnpike fares to rise another 6 percent in 2019  Tribune-Review

Motorists will pay about 6 percent more to drive the Pennsylvania Turnpike next year, whether they pay cash or use the E-ZPass pay system. The turnpike ...



Pennsylvania to start pre-qualifying residents for a Real ID  Tribune-Review

HARRISBURG -- Pennsylvanians who want a drivers' license that allows them to board commercial airliners and enter certain secure federal buildings can soon ...



Fort Armstrong Rodeo captivates for 23rd Year  Tribune-Review

The lights were bright on the Crooked Creek Horse Park on Friday night in Ford City, Pa., during the 23rd Annual Fort Armstrong Rodeo. When Cody Sauls, 26, ...



Mount Pleasant coach Jason Fazekas wants to run the ball with two-RB system  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

First-year coach Jason Fazekas, who took over for Bo Ruffner, wants people to see the Vikings as a hard-nosed team.



Start of Pennsylvania deer hunting season an unofficial holiday  Tribune-Review

The Monday after Thanksgiving means dreams of bagging a trophy buck, *fresh* venison and the camaraderie among friends or family on a mountainside, in a ...



Bleach thrown, woman arrested after 5-hour dispute between Pittsburgh neighbors  Tribune-Review

A five-hour argument between North Side neighbors ended when one woman allegedly tossed a bucket of bleach out the window toward her neighbor, ...



Masontown company works behind the scenes to speed-print jerseys at NFL Draft  Tribune-Review

When the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted T.J. Watt last year in Philadelphia, another Western Pennsylvania team was watching the clock. In the minutes between ...



Construction started on Allegheny Health Network's $35M cancer center in Monroeville  Tribune-Review

Allegheny Health Network's $35 million cancer care center is under construction in Monroeville and is expected to be ready for patients by early next year.



Deadline for Pennsylvanians to apply for home heating aid extended to April 13  Tribune-Review

Gov. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday that the deadline for Pennsylvanians to apply for funds from the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program has been ...



Pittsburgh Diocese plan makes 57 parishes out of 188  Tribune-Review

About 80 percent of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh's 200 priests will be assigned to different churches starting in October, part of the six-county diocese's ...



Last call for popular Oakland bar Peter's Pub  Tribune-Review

Peter's Pub in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood is closing next week after serving as a popular watering hole for University of Pittsburgh students and others ...



Wendy Bell's discrimination lawsuit against WTAE settled  Tribune-Review

Former WTAE-TV news anchor Wendy Bell's federal lawsuit against her employer has apparently been settled, according to court records. Reached Thursday ...



Late father leaves daunting legacy with Windy Heights Farm  Tribune-Review

The sons of Greg Forejt Sr. have some big shoes to fill, and they say they're going to do it — with a little help from their friends. 'He cared for the land and people ...



Armstrong County fisherman gets rare catch in Allegheny River  Tribune-Review

It sure doesn't look like anything you'd expect to find in the river. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District was asking visitors to its Facebook page ...



Former WTAE-TV anchor Wendy Bell wants to talk about 'the good stuff'  Tribune-Review

Former WTAE-TV news anchor Wendy Bell is looking to turn her positivity into profitability. Bell, who was fired by the television station last year for an online ...



Federal judge allows Wendy Bell's suit to proceed  Tribune-Review

A federal judge has ruled that former WTAE news anchor Wendy Bell can proceed with her lawsuit against the television station and its parent company.



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