Sports

Budget CRUNCH

Outdoor

City of Warren officials are going back to the drawing board on a park project that came in significantly over budget. The project as initially presented would have drastically improved Crescent Park and paved the way for the installation of a Healing Garden. Department Public Works ...

72nd Warren County 4th of July Parade Results

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High School Band First Place — Maplewood High School Marching Band, Guys Mills, Pa. Majorettes First Place — Kidnetix Baton Corp, DuBois, Pa. Marching Corps. First Place — Rogues Hollow Regiment Drum & Bugle Corp., Akron, Ohio Second Place — Grey Knights Drum & ...

Super Sunday

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HAMBURG, N.Y. – Another weekend, another title for the Tri-County Surge travel softball team. Youngsville’s Kamryn Weissinger played a pivotal role in helping the Surge to a 5-2 record, including a 4-0 mark on Sunday at the Greater Buffalo NSA National Qualifier. The title game saw ...

Upcoming paddle races on the Allegheny

Outdoor

Canoes and kayaks — and the people paddling them — from all over will test Warren County’s waters in two upcoming events. The Pennsylvania Association of Canoeing and Kayaking (PACK) will hold its championship event on the Allegheny River in Warren County on Saturday, July 20. ...

Sumner wins Carl Spackler Open with ace

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VICKSBURG, Mich. – Warren’s Ken Sumner, courtesy of a dramatic hole-in-one, captured the 2019 Carl Spackler Open title at Angels Crossing Golf Club on Sunday. The tournament origins date back to the early 2000s, when organizer Greg Long, his brothers and friends from Warren County had ...

Exley wins Penn-Ohio Stock Special at Stateline

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BUSTI, N.Y. – The Penn-Ohio ProStocks visited Stateline Saturday with a first-time winner. Hunter Exley dominated the 25-lap main event, leading all but a few feet of the race. Max Blair collected another two wins, both the Dave Warren Auto Group Super Late Model feature, which ran green to ...

Parroccini back as girls tennis coach

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In what could prove to be a pivotal year for the Warren girls tennis team, the Lady Dragons will have a new head coach, albeit one who has been in this role before. John Parroccini retakes the reigns atop the girls tennis program after a two year hiatus. He takes over for Jon Meyer who had a ...

Golf tourney in honor of Choper to raise funds for K9 program

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It’s an event to remember K-9 Choper and to raise money for Warren County’s K-9 units. The Second Annual K-9 Choper Memorial Golf Tournament sponsored by Ed Shults of Warren had a full slate of 144 golfers in just over two weeks after its announcement. The tournament will be held ...

Allegheny National Forest culls dying Ash trees

Outdoor

The Allegheny National Forest (ANF) has run into an issue with the ash trees that inhabit their five boat access campgrounds. Rich Hatfield, district ranger, announced at the COG meeting on Wednesday that Morrison, Pine Grove, Hopewell, Handsome Lake and Hooks Brook Boat Access Campgrounds ...

Show on the road

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Work on Warren County’s busiest roadway has now begun in earnest. The multi-million dollar project will rehabilitate Market St/Rt. 62 from Pennsylvania Ave. into Pine Grove Township. “The project will improve 5.54 miles of Route 62 from the intersection of Market Street and ...

Terry F. Ristau Industrial Tournament turns 40

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It's about this time every summer in Warren County that businesses and teams begin putting together plans for softball – specifically the Terry F. Ristau Industrial Memorial Softball Tournament. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the event, to take place Aug. 16-18, and to say that it ...

State grant assists in development of Parks & Rec plan

Outdoor

With help from the state, the City of Warren and Warren County are working together on a recreation plan. A grant of $39,700 from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) through the Community Conservation Partnerships Program provides the funding for the ...

Girl Scouts of WNY “Love State Parks” this weekend

Outdoor

Girl Scouts of Western New York are encouraging girls to get outdoors in Western New York as well as hundreds of state parks across the United States. Paired with the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), they have announced their first “Girl Scouts Love State Parks” weekend. The event will ...

Heart’s Content hike planned for July 26

Outdoor

The Allegheny National Forest is providing a unique opportunity to explore the Hearts Content area – a ranger-led night hike. ANF Public Affairs Officer Christopher Warner said on Tuesday that the event is set for Friday, July 26 from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Interpretive Trail ...

Civilian Conservation Corp picnic Friday, August 16

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The Civilian Conservation Corps was operational for less than a decade - 1933 to 1942. But the vestiges of the work of the young men that made up the CCC - three billion trees, 46,854 bridges, over 800 state parks - remains with us today, quite often without our conscious ...

In the red

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The first round of online sports/marching band registration numbers are in, and the Warren County School District Board of Directors is going to have some decisions to make. Varsity girls tennis at Warren, junior high girls basketball at Eisenhower and junior high football and cheerleading ...