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Mercer Chamber's new executive director feels right at home  Allied News

MERCER – The new executive director of the Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce is happy to be serving the community that she has called “home” her entire ...

Things to do from July 10, 2019 | Lifestyles  Allied News

THINGS TO DO. AGRICULTURE. • Penn State Extension hosts “Farm Safety Twilight” from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 11, at Irishtown Acres, 902 Springfield ...

Mercer High School names top graduates for 2019 | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER – Mercer Area Senior High School named its top two students during commencement exercises May 31.

Memorial Day tradition continues | Mercer  Sharonherald

MERCER – Tradition demands the display of 500 American flags along Pitt and West Venango streets each year for the Mercer Memorial Day 500.

Graduation 2018: Mercer High School | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER. Mercer Area High School has announced these plans for graduation. • BACCALAUREATE: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the high school auditorium.

Y-town teen charged in murder of Farrell boy: Mercer County 15-year-old was selling cell phones  Sharonherald

YOUNGSTOWN – A 17-year-old boy was indicted Friday on a charge of aggravated murder for the March 2018 killing of Farrell teenager Damon Marinoff.

Three seek GOP nominations: Mercer commissioners race includes two incumbents, one challenger  Sharonherald

MERCER – The three Mercer County commissioner candidates seeking two Republican nominations in the May 21 primary election are running on a range of ...

Mercer County Hall of Fame to induct 3 locals  Allied News

The Mercer County Hall of Fame will induct 11 new members at its annual banquet Saturday at The Park Inn by Radisson, near West Middlesex.

Mercer ceremony pays tribute to those who served  Sharonherald

MERCER – Hundreds of people gathered outside the Mercer County Courthouse Monday to commemorate those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their ...

Attorney Joanow seeking common pleas judgeship | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER — Attorney Michael Joanow is emphasizing his 30-year legal career as he runs for one of two vacancies on the Mercer County Court of Common ...

Paul G. Wilson Obituary

HERMITAGE, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Paul G. Wilson, 53, formerly of Waxahachie, Texas, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019, in Solon, Ohio. Mr. Wilson was ...

GRADUATION 2019: Mercer | Local News  Allied News

Mercer. Mercer High School has announced these plans for graduation: BACCALAUREATE: 7:30 p.m. Today at Mercer Area Senior High School auditorium.

Major local stories of 2018: March, April, May | Local News  Sharonherald

EDITOR'S NOTE: The dates listed are the day when reports were published in The Herald. Some of these stories developed throughout the year and every ...

Mercer teacher arrested on sexual assault charge | News  Sharonherald

MERCER — A Mercer High School teacher and coach will face sexual assault charges in connection with an incident with a student in Montana.

District 10 Girls Basketball Previews | Sports  Sharonherald

Kennedy Catholic is looking to win its 9th straight District 10 championship on Saturday while West Middlesex will try to make it 4 straight. Slippery Rock will ...

"The Real Calamity Jane" docudrama to be presented at North Mercer School  kttn

Mercer County residents will perform a 14-scene historical, 90-minute docudrama March 29th through 31st. “The Real Calamity Jane” will be performed in the ...

High school awards for June 15, 2017 | Community  Sharonherald

High school awards. Mercer. Mercer High School announced its top graduates for the class of 2017 and these awards received by recent graduates:.

Panthers' 'D' delivers in win over Mercer | Sports  Meadville Tribune

MERCER — A good 2-3 zone can be tough to play against with any offense. And Saegertown runs a pretty good 2-3 zone.

Talking to walls: Mercer speech team among state's top programs  Sharonherald

MERCER — Speech competitors call it “talking to walls.”

Kennedy Catholic cops 9th straight District 10 title | Sports  Sharonherald

MERCER – While it would be considered far from an artistic success, no one from Kennedy Catholic was complaining.

Mercer speech students qualify for Pennsylvania tournament | Community  Sharonherald

MERCER – The Mercer High School Speech Team opened post-season competition on Feb. 24 by qualifying 10 speakers to compete at the Pennsylvania High ...

Things to do from April 13, 2019 | Lifestyles  Allied News

THINGS TO DO. CONFERENCE. • Westminster College's Model United Nations organization will host its 11th annual Model United Nations Conference from 8 ...

Mercer homecoming events set for Friday, Saturday | Local News  Allied News

The Mercer High School homecoming queen will be crowned at halftime of the Mercer vs. Greenville football game on Friday, Oct. 20. The homecoming king will ...

McClearn steps down as Mercer High football coach  Sharonherald

MERCER – Pat McClearn has stepped down as Mercer High football coach. Mercer Principal Michael Piddington made the announcement in a news release on ...

MMA event set for Saturday at Yankee Lake  Sharonherald

BROOKFIELD TWP. – An 11-fight, amateur mixed martial arts event is set for Yankee Lake Ballroom on Saturday, the 52nd such event promoted by Chuck ...

There's a new 'acting' sheriff in town | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER – Mercer County's Chief Deputy Sheriff Roni Shilling has been becoming familiar with the sheriff's duties since Gary Hartman's retirement in April.

Mercer asst. coach charged with public drunkenness, disorderly  The Herald

SHARPSVILLE – A Mercer High School assistant football coach faces charges after his arrest for public drunkenness Friday at the game with Sharpsville.

Davis running for district judge | Local  Sharonherald

MERCER – Daniel W. Davis has announced his candidacy for district judge in Mercer.

Candidates set for county's state legislative races | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER — Republicans and Democrats are both fielding candidates in two out of three state legislative races in the May 15 primary election.

Mercer high school football schedule 2017

Aug. 26 - at Lakeview, 7 p.m.. Sept. 1 - Iroquios, 7 p.m.. Sept. 8 - at Sharpsville, 7 p.m.. Sept. 15 - Slippery Rock, 7 p.m.. Sept. 22 - at Wilmington, 7 p.m.. Sept.

School assault case heads to county court | News  Allied News

The assault case against the Mercer High School teen accused of injuring a girl during class is moving forward to the Mercer County Court of Common Pleas.

Doris Yeager English | Obituaries  WV News

Doris Arlena Yeager English, 85, of Smithfield, PA entered into presence of her Lord on December 22, 2018 in Hudson, FL surrounded by her family.

On campus from June 15, 2019 | Lifestyles  Allied News

ON CAMPUS. These area residents have been recognized for their academic achievements: • Kaitlin Wiggins, a 2015 graduate of Mercer High School, ...

Donna J. Beckwith Obituary

HERMITAGE, PA (MyValleyTributes) - Donna J. Beckwith, of Jefferson Township, passed away at 2:42 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2019, in her residence after an ...

The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

CHRONOLOGY: 2015, the year in review | Local News  The Herald

JANUARY. 1 – A hundred or so daredevils brave the elements to jump into the Shenango River at the annual Shenango Polar Bear Plunge. 1 – Sharon ...

Hermitage K-9 unit on patrol | News  Sharonherald

HERMITAGE – Officer Marc Frampton scratched Willem's ears as he stood paws to chest with his new K-9 partner.

2016: The year in review | Community  Sharonherald

EDITOR'S NOTE: The dates listed are either when the event occurred or the day a story was published. Some stories developed over weeks or months, and ...

Valley remembers Barbara Bush's 1982 visit to Sharpsville | News  Sharonherald

Barbara Pierce Bush speaks of her Sharpsville ancestors during a centennial celebration at the Sharpsvile Seventh-day Adventist Church on July 19, 1982.

Locals take a stand against school shootings | Local News  Sharonherald

MERCER— Addy Birkes, 17, is going against the grain of her community and her school, but if she's nervous, you wouldn't know it.

Tigers roll over CP in District 10 opener | Sports  Meadville Tribune

With junior guard Jordan Roser setting the tone with three 3-pointers in the first quarter, the Tigers bombed in eight treys in the game, fueling them to an ...

Farrell man accused of having sex with 5-year-old  Sharonherald

FARRELL – Police are pursuing charges against a man they say sexually assaulted a child.

NLMK plans $80 million project | News  Sharonherald

FARRELL – NLMK Pennsylvania Corp. on Wednesday announced it was embarking on a huge, $80 million improvement project for its Farrell steel plant.

Photos: Faces of Erie-area high school football

Northwestern High School senior Isaac Simitoski, 17, is shown at the Albion school on July 17. [GREG WOHLFORD/ERIE TIMES-NEWS]. Buy Photo. [2/176].

PIAA football playoffs have made memories for 30 years

It might seem odd now, but state football playoffs faced opposition before 1988.

Two children struck during Mercer homecoming parade

MERCER, Pa. (WKBN) - Zaleigh King was on the same float as her brother, Nick, when witnesses say his pant leg got stuck on the wheel, pulling him ...

PennDOT's invites students to Paint the Plow | Lifestyles  Allied News

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is inviting high school students in the northwest region of the state to participate in the Paint the Plow art ...

Mercer Co. Marine surprises 6-year-old at daddy-daughter dance  WYTV

MERCER, Pa. (WYTV) – Over the weekend, one Mercer County 6-year-old got the surprise of a lifetime when her U.S. Marine father surprised her during a ...

Community supports Pennsylvania auctioneer Beth Hillmar  Farm and Dairy

An all-day benefit Saturday, April 1, will raise funds to help well-known Pennsylvania auctioneer Beth Hillmar, who spent 61 days in the hospital this winter ...

Carol Ann Wagner | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Carol Ann Wagner (Winger) of Lancaster, Pennsylvania passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in the arms of her husband on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018.

Shop pulls full steam ahead into Mercer | Local News  Allied News

On Dec. 4, Mercer Junction Train Shoppe steamed into the historic Mercer Courthouse Square as its newest business.

Wendy Kay (McLallen) Wheeler Obituary

GREENVILLE, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Suddenly on Tuesday, March 2, 2019, Wendy Kay (McLallen) Wheeler, age 51, of Greenville, Pennsylvania, passed ...

West Middlesex native hired to establish women's volleyball program at Shenango  Penn State News

Nicole Nych, of West Middlesex, Pennsylvania, has accepted the position of head women's volleyball coach at Penn State Shenango, effective July 1. The recent ...

Mercer speakers win top honors at tourney they hosted  Sharonherald

MERCER – The Mercer High School Speech Team on Saturday won the team championship for the fourth year in a row and for the 34th time in 41 years at.

James D. McKay Obituary

James “Jim” D. McKay, 94, of Greenville, Pennsylvania, passed away at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at St. Paul's in Greenville. He was born in ...

Clarion Graduate Named VFW Teacher of the Year in Pennsylvania  Clarion University News

Michalee (Lopuh '99) Christy was named VFW Teacher of the Year in Pennsylvania in 2015 and has been nominated for the 2016 award. The contest ...

Doris Ann Spindler Obituary

Doris Ann Spindler, 80, of Youngstown, Ohio, formerly of Farrell, passed away Saturday evening, August 4, 2018, in her residence. Doris was born June 25, ...

Susan Marie Redmond Obituary

Susan Marie Redmond, 59, of 169 Baker Road, Lot 10, Greenville, (Otter Creek Township), Pennsylvania, passed away following an extended illness at 9:30 ...

Summer Huddle Football Preview: Erie High - Sports

Royals look for encore after 9-3 record in inaugural season.

Postgame | Brad Hruska after Lady Warriors lose in state finals  Sharonherald

Mohawk High head coach Brad Hruska talked to the media after his team lost, 2-1, in the PIAA Class 2A championship game to Upper Dauphin.

Cathedral Prep, Farrell draw top rankings - Sports

Eight District 10 teams are ranked in the state's preseason top 10 in their respective classes led by two-time defending Class 4A state champion Cathedral Prep ...

GC, Mercer boys soccer teams advance to D-10 semis; WM spikers beat Saegertown  The Herald

The Commodore Perry, Grove City, Hickory, Kennedy Catholic, Mercer and Slippery Rock boys soccer teams were in action on Tuesday in the District 10 ...

Photos: 2018 Best of Varsity Cup all stars

See all the photos of our 2018 Best of Varsity Cup all stars who were photographed in our studio this spring in advance of the Best of Varsity Cup awards ...

Obituary: Joseph S. Werlinich / Influential educator who knew how to motivate people  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Joseph Stevan Werlinich was a modest, humble man who had no reason to be. The son of a Serbian immigrant, he turned down a career as a professional ...


The District 10 playoffs took a heavy toll on Mercer County teams in volleyball and boys and girls soccer. T.

Dr. William R. McWhirter M.D. Obituary

Dr. William R. McWhirter, M.D., 85, of Hempfield Township, Greenville, passed away Monday, April 30, 2018. He was born in Mercer on May 9, 1932, the fourth ...

Notebook: Covering PIAA Track & Field Championships a humbling, learning experience that's always enjoyable  Sharonherald

No matter how many years covering the PIAA Track & Field Championships, I never grow weary of talking with teen-aged athletes and seeing the thrill in their ...

5 Big Questions for Erie-area football season - Sports

Early part of season might reveal answers to these questions.

Reporter visits 39 football camps in D-10 - Sports

At each level of football, fans live for Game Day. For players and coaches, it all starts in camp. The preseason camp, also known as the dreaded “two a days” ...

ROWING: PNRA/Mercer Rowers excel at Navy Day  Bucks Local News

WEST WINDSOR – Princeton National Rowing Association's Mercer Rowing Club (PNRA/Mercer) kicked off its fall racing season by laying claim to victories in ...

Girl behind free throw that broke rim in viral video: 'It's crazy how something like that can make big news'  USA TODAY High School Sports When Mercer High (Pa.) sophomore forward Kelsey Swartz was warming up for a girls basketball tournament game at Hickory ...

HIGH SCHOOL WINTER SPORTS ROUNDUP: GC swimmers make history  Allied News

The Grove City Eagles Saturday made school history for the swimming program. The Eagles captured the team title by defeating the 6-time reigning Champions ...

Middle School Rockets move into state tourney  Titusville Herald

The Titusville Middle School wrestling team competed in the Area 6 Tournament, Sunday, at Mercer High School.

Mercer teen's wish makes difference for Houston pets  Allied News

It didn't take long for Mikayla Thompson to figure how she wanted to fulfill her Make-A-Wish request.

MEMORIAL DAY \ Area events  Youngstown Vindicator

A listing of Memorial Day events as submitted to The Vindicator. All events are Monday unless otherwise noted. MAHONING COUNTY. Austintown: The ...

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