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Sugar Grove Rough Riders Club step up to District VIII challenge

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After qualifying at the Warren County 4-H Horse Show in July, eight members of the Sugar Grove Ruff Riders 4-H Club traveled to Centre Hall, PA, with their ten horses and ponies, for the Annual District VIII 4-H Horse Show, September 6 and 7, 2019. The top three places in each class qualify ...

Walking through the door

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“All children, as long as they still live in the mystery, are continuously occupied in their souls with the only thing that is important, which is themselves and their enigmatic relationship with the world around them. Seekers and wise people return to these preoccupations as they mature. ...

Sheffield falls at Redbank

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NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Redbank Valley scored two touchdowns in the opening three minutes of the game and never looked back en route to a 61-28 win over Sheffield on Friday in a District 9 League Small School North-South crossover. The Bulldogs (4-0) led 48-6 at halftime. Sheffield (0-4) ...

WGH Helipad closes vehicle, boat and pedestrian access for re-paving

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The boating season might be winding down as fall approaches but those looking to access the Allegheny River will not be able to use the helipad at Crescent Park for a couple weeks. “The helipad at Crescent Park will be closed to all boat, vehicle and pedestrian traffic beginning on ...

Kinzua Sky Walk named cultural best

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By BRIAN FERRY bferry@timesobserver.com A regional attraction has been named among the best of the best for group tours. The Kinzua Sky Walk, Kinzua Bridge State Park, in McKean County, is one of the American Bus Association’s 22 Cultural Best of Best for 2019. “The unique and ...

Cleanup Crew

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Sometimes a clean-up isn’t just about cleaning up. On Tuesday, 13 students and two teachers from Tidioute Community Charter School joined the Allegheny River Clean-up. While they worked alongside many other volunteers on the stretch of the river from Wildwood to Tidioute boat launch, ...

Dragons fall in home opener to GM

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Warren volleyball showed the resolve of a champion in Thursday’s home opener against General McLane. Despite a valiant comeback attempt, however, it was the visiting Lancers that earned a 3-1 (25-22, 25-21, 18-25, 29-27) victory. “That was a playoff-like atmosphere,” said Warren ...

Knights look to tackle Saegertown

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After coming oh so close to picking up win No. 1 on the season at Mercer last week, Eisenhower returns home with a great chance to get in the win column this week. A touchdown run with just under two minutes to go in the game sent the Mustangs home with a 20-14 win over the Knights. The ...

High School Football picks

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HAGBERG’S PICKS Warren County Friday Eisenhower 38, Saegertown 12 Redbank Valley 42, Sheffield 6 Saturday Warren 41, North East 14 District 10 West Middlesex 24, Farrell 21 Reynolds 31, Mercer 12 Maplewood 56, Cambridge Springs 0 Union City 41, Cochranton 8 Conneaut ...

Dragons roll past Franklin

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FRANKLIN, Pa. – Caleb Lindell had a hat trick and Ryon Flatt scored a pair of goals to lead the Warren boys soccer team to a 7-1 win at Franklin Thursday. The Dragons scored three goals in the first 15 minutes of the match and every player saw time on the pitch. Ian Darling and Alex Ferry ...

Warren golf third at Whispering Hills

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ERIE, Pa. – The Warren Dragons finished third in the second to last megamatch of the season, hosted by Cathedral Prep at Whispering Hills. The host Ramblers once again took first, followed by McDowell and then the Dragons. Owen Blum shot an 89 to pace Warren, followed by Selive Pearson ...

Dragon netters sweep Erie High

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The Warren girls tennis team picked up its second win of the season Thursday with a 5-0 sweep of Erie at Betts Park. The Lady Dragons also swept all the exhibition matches for the team’s first clean sweep of the year. Warren’s Maddie Rogers topped Sydney Edwards, 6-1, 6-0, at first ...

Eisenhower boys sweep first region race, girls split tri-meet

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UNION CITY, Pa. – In the first region race of the season, Eisenhower cross country came away from the tri meet with Youngsville at Union City with three of four possible wins. The boys swept the Eagles and Bears while the girls defeated Youngsville, but lost to Union City. The Eisenhower ...

TCCS sweeps Forest

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After three straight road games to start the season, Tidioute volleyball played in front of its home crowd for the first time in 2019 Wednesday. The Bulldogs didn’t disappoint as they swept visiting Forest, 25-13, 25-19 and 25-13. TCCS’s superior serving proved the difference with 23 aces ...

Dragons blank Oilers

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OIL CITY, Pa. – The Warren Lady Dragons took their offensive onslaught on the road Wednesday and toppled Oil City, 7-0, in a weather-shortened game. Five different Warren players recorded goals. The game was stopped after the first half due to the severe thunderstorms that rolled through ...

Dragons earn ‘gutty’ victory over Fort LeBoeuf

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At times, the Warren Dragons looked like the walking wounded in Tuesday’s soccer match against Fort LeBoeuf. In a performance that could best be described as ‘gutty,’ Caleb Lindell scored a pair of first-half goals and the Dragons (2-1) earned a hard-fought 3-1 win. “Between ...

If you build it…

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Warren County officials and a local youth sports organization are working on a game plan intended to boost recreational sports for youth in and outside of the county. County Commissioner Jeff Eggleston presented a draft lease agreement at Monday’s commissioner work session. The agreement, ...

Warren volleyball topples Erie

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ERIE, Pa. – Warren volleyball finished its season-opening road trip with a 25-8, 25-23 and 25-14 win at Erie Tuesday. It was the first dual match win of the season for the Dragons. “It was a nice team effort in the win,” Warren coach Mike Dolan said. “We passed pretty well and gave ...

Warren cross country races to sweep of Corry, Seneca

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WATTSBURG, Pa. – The Warren Dragon cross country teams got off to a fantastic start on Tuesday, sweeping through the boys and girls races at Seneca. The girls edged Corry 27-29, while the boys beat Seneca 25-32 and Corry 23-32. The Seneca girls didn’t have enough runners for team ...