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24/7 Morgan Leichtenberger

It was getting near the end of the first episode of HBO Sports College Football 24/7 - an all-access, behind-the-scenes look at Penn State University Division I football; one of the most storied college football teams in the land. And there she was. Popping up on 50-inch TV screens across ...

Rain did not dampen Appleseed Fest

With a boom reminiscent of Ring Announcer Michael Buffer’s “Ready to Rumble” call, the announcer instead called “Stand to your Timber” on Saturday and the wood went flying. Professional Lumberjack and Lumberjill competitions packed the bleachers at Sheffield Memorial Park in ...

Sheffield man to face unlawful contact charges

A Sheffield man has been charged with having inappropriate contact — including the exchange of sexually explicit photos — with a minor. David R. Phinney, 35, of Sheffield, is charged with unlawful contact with a minor — obscene and other sexual materials; dissemination of explicit ...

‘A guy thing’

This year marks the 54th year that a sort of pilgrimage takes place. It’s a journey to a weekend destination that involves campfires, card games, playing pool, cooking wild game, a few libations, and even a horseshoe tournament. Maybe not surprisingly, according to this year’s ...

Sheffield Homecoming King and Queen

Facebook photo From left, Mitchell McNeal and Marissa Grubbs were named , respectively, on Saturday. Grubbs was announced at halftime of Sheffield’s Homecoming football game vs. Port Allegany on Saturday afternoon at Sheffield High School. McNeal was announced at the dance later that night.

‘Positive impact’

It sounded like a loud and raucous pep rally. But it was much more. Sheffield Middle High School’s Homecoming Pep Assembly featured cheerleaders, the band, and enthusiastic applause for sports teams. There was also a group of special visitors. The Jack Brewer Foundation Global Ambassadors ...

Police search Castor home

A Sheffield man was charged with 100 counts of child pornography and a search warrant was conducted on his home Wednesday morning. John R. Castor, 30, Sheffield, was charged with over 100 felony counts last month by Pennsylvania State Police. Castor now faces 50 counts of second-degree ...

Briefs…

Church welcomes speaker The community is invited to learn and ask questions of an international peacemaker focused on the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea. The First Presbyterian Church of Sugar Grove welcomes Rev. Moon-Sook Lee on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 3 p.m. for a ...

‘Obtain all devices’

A Sheffield man was charged with 100 counts of child pornography and a search warrant was conducted on his home Wednesday morning. John R. Castor, 30, of Sheffield, was arraigned Wednesday morning before District Justice Todd Woodin. Woodin explained to Castor that he faced 50 ...

‘Missed by many’

Jeremiah ‘Jerry’ Borden was a life-long resident of Sheffield. He was a funeral director for 55 years. He was elected Warren County coroner in 1993 and held that post until his death on Saturday. For more than 50 years, Borden was a member of the Sheffield Volunteer Fire ...

57th Annual Sheffield Fireman’s Festival to begin August 11

The Sheffield Volunteer Fire Department will hold its 57th Annual Fireman’s Festival the week of August 11 to 17. Expect some changes, but the goal of family fun remains. The festival kicks off on Sunday, Aug. 11, with “the” chicken barbecue. The Sheffield Rod ‘N Gun Club ...

The stands were packed at Music on the Mountain

The fifth annual Music on the Mountain was held at Wolverine Mountain on Friday, July 26. The show was sold out, all 800 tickets, according to Art Lane, Music on the Mountain Chairman. T-shirts for the show and concessions also sold out. “I was very surprised on the turnout, I never ...

Hometown to footlights, Meddock details her ‘crazy educational journey’

Often the path to success, however you define it, is riddled with twists, turns, and even detours. One Sheffield Area High School graduate knew what direction she was headed at an early age, and the signs along her path kept pointing her straight ahead — landing her in New York ...

Spartans assemble

The Spartans have assembled atop Wolverine Mountain. The Spartans aren’t actually from Sparta, though. The drum corps is based out of Nashua, NH. The Spartans have been around for 62 years, have 19 titles and awards and estimate to have had over 2,000 young adults go through the ...

Devon Meddock makes her mark

Sheffield Area High School graduate Devon Meddock recently performed in the 1,000th performance of “The Imbible: A Spirited History of Drinking” at the New World Stages, 340 W. 50th St., in the heart of Manhattan’s Theater District. Meddock is the lead soprano and vocal captain of the ...

On The Record

Sheffield Township Crash. At 12:47 p.m., Saturday, July 6, Daniel R. Greene, 55, of Columbiana, OH, was traveling west on State Route 666. Greene attempted to negotiate a curve in the road and allegedly lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle slid across the roadway and struck a guide rail. ...

Sheffield considers speed bumps

Sheffield Township supervisors are looking into installing speed bumps, or humps, around town. Speed humps fall under the category of traffic calming devices. Considerations for such devices, as with anything, are both positive and negative. One of the primary considerations before a speed ...

Police seek info after Sheffield Uni-Mart theft

Early Thursday, two people broke the front window at Sheffield Uni-Mart (Pit Stop), went inside, and left with items valued in the thousands of dollars. According to Pennsylvania State Police, two people who hid their identities during the crime broke into the store at about 3 a.m. In ...

On The Record

Sheffield Twp. State police at the Warren barracks report Andre Roche, 65, of Sheffield was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and other traffic violations on May 12. The incident occurred when Roche was stopped while he was driving a 2002 Subaru Outback near the ...

Sheffield Life

Pool Tournament The 13th Annual Joe Shall Memorial Pool Tournament was a success once again. Taking place at the Sheffield VFW Post 8755 with a great turn out of competitors. The inner was Quintin Miller, who donated his winnings back to the Sheffield Trap Team. RECYCLEATHON On Saturday, ...