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Strong season for TCCS comes to an end

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JAMESTOWN, Pa. – Tidioute ran into a buzzsaw in the first round of the D-10 Class A volleyball playoffs, falling to host Jamestown in three sets, 25-12, 24-14, 25-17. The Lady Bulldogs, battled, however, in what has been their most successful season to date. Leading the way were Ariel ...

Dragons set to battle LeBoeuf in first round

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The Warren Dragons boys soccer program has a history of success, both in the regular season and the postseason. That being said, they begin the march to try and bring home the first District 10 championship since 2014 when they travel to Dollinger Field, on the campus of the Prep-Villa ...

Sheffield beats Brockway in thrilling finale

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Following Thursday’s match against Elk County Catholic, Sheffield coach Melissa Lemay said she knew if her team played that way against Brockway Monday, the Wolverines would send their seniors off with a win. It looked bleak early, but Sheffield fought back and gave seniors Selena Foster ...

Eisenhower girls ready for playoff battle

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A year ago, the Eisenhower girls soccer team went into the postseason riding a huge wave of momentum. The Lady Knights had turned a 5-11-1 team into one with a 14-4 record and were scoring goals at a torrid pace. They walked onto the field at Greenville High School somewhat nervous, but ...

Spicebush — below the surface

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Spicebush is a non-descript plant. There seems to be very little that makes it stand out when you first look at it. It is a medium-sized shrub. The leaves are an oval shape with smooth edges. They are an average green color and blend in with other, similar, green shrubs. This plant is only ...

Eisenhower, Tidioute volleyball set for playoffs

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This season has been somewhat of a revelation for the Eisenhower volleyball program. They took a huge step forward, finishing the regular season with a 7-7 record, and will enter the District 10 Class A volleyball playoffs when they travel to take on Commodore Perry today (7 p.m.). A strong ...

More birds, roosters and opportunity this pheasant season

Outdoor

The statewide pheasant season opens Saturday, and it promises to be a memorable one for hunters statewide. Revenue generated by Pennsylvania’s pheasant-hunting permit has been pumped back into the Game Commission’s pheasant propagation program, and hunters this season are expected to see ...

JV battle: Dragons get hard-fought win over Knights

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Warren and Eisenhower battled in JV football action on Monday at War Memorial Field, with the Dragons coming out with a hard-fought 30-20 victory in their season finale. Warren’s (4-4) Ethan Benedict and Micah Passmore, as well as Eisenhower’s Cael Black were all over 100 yards on the ...

Zaffino teams up for his 29th regional PBA title

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N. CANTON, OHIO — The number started at 1. Then it became 5. Then 10... 15. After Warren’s Jeff Zaffino joined Sammy Ventura to win the PBA50/PBA60 Doubles Park Centre Lanes Central Open earlier this month in Canton, Ohio, the number is now 30. Because Zaffino recently earned his 29th ...

Cross country competes at Northwest PA Invite

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FAIRVIEW, Pa. – All three county cross country programs competed at the Northwest Pennsylvania Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, the final tune-up before the District 10 Championships this coming weekend at Sharon’s Buhl Park. Warren’s Graham Carr led all county finishers with a ...

Lady Lions finish second at NPCC tourney

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OIL CITY, Pa. – Warren County Christian School wrapped up a terrific season with a second place finish at the New Penn Christian Conference Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Lions beat Erie Bethel 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-23) in the semifinals on Friday and fell to Meadville Calvary Baptist ...

Let’s show our support

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One of the things I love about living in Warren County is how tight-knit much of the community is. We know our neighbors, lend each other a helping hand and are there to support each other through good times and bad. I’ve witnessed it so many times I can’t even count, and it never ...

Sheffield drops season finale to O-E

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Otto-Eldred’s Cole Sebastian threw for four touchdowns and ran for another in a 47-8 win over Sheffield on Saturday. The Wolverines also gave up a 30-yard interception return for a score and a 70-yard second half kickoff return for one as well. Sebastian completed 7-of-13 passes for 205 ...

Fireworks show: Knights fall in shootout to Cochranton

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COCHRANTON, Pa. - A game that began as a defensive slugfest quickly turned into an offensive fireworks show in the fourth quarter. In the end, Cochranton was able to outlast visiting Eisenhower, 50-34, to clinch third place in Region 2 and a date with West Middlesex in the postseason. ...

Knights hit the road to take on Cochranton

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With a 30-8 setback at Maplewood last week, Eisenhower’s playoff hopes were dashed. A win would have given the Knights a chance to finish as one of the top teams in Region 2, and potentially a .500 record in region play. Both scenarios that coach Jim Penley could use to justify his team’s ...

District 10 Game of the Week: Sharpsville at West Middlesex

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For the second straight week, Sharpsville will be one half of the Times Observer’s District 10 Game of the Week. The Blue Devils are certainly hoping for a better outcome this time around. Last week, Wilmington showed why it’s one of the top 2A teams in the state when the Greyhounds ...