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District Court - E. Warren County Possession. Sherri Lou Oberg, 57, of Warren, was charged with use/possession of drug paraphernalia, driving unregistered vehicle, failure to carry registration, driving without a license and failure to carry license on Tuesday, December 3, by Pennsylvania ...

Pets photos online for voting public

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The finalists have been chosen. Now all that’s left is to figure out which of Warren County’s precious pets graces the cover of the Times Observer’s Precious Pets 2020 Calendar. That is up to the voters. A panel of Times Observer judges selected among the hundreds of photos submitted ...

Holiday feeling

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If your idea of rocking around the Christmas tree is less hard-rock and more along the lines of a soft, smooth waltz, some holiday happenings may be your cup of tea — or holiday wassail. This year is the first time that sensory activities will be offered during the Warren County ...

Garage consumed in Glade Twp. fire

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Fire destroyed a garage Monday evening in Glade Township. No one was injured, but the structure at 3703 Cobham Park Road was a total loss. The fire was called in at about 4:30 p.m. and the structure was fully involved when firefighters arrived, according to Glade Volunteer Fire Department ...

Non-profit seeks to apply drug law to prior offenses

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Earlier this year, legislation went into effect that removed driver’s license suspensions for controlled substance offenses. But the law only removed license suspensions for future convictions, leaving any current license suspensions untouched. A legal non-profit is leading the charge to ...

Huckabone Rd. structure fire deemed ‘complete loss’

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At 4:09 p.m., Monday, December 2, first responders were called to 130 Huckabone Road, Sheffield, for a possible structure fire. While on scene, firefighters used a chainsaw to cut a hole into the roof and tore multiple pieces of siding off to ensure any flames were completely out. Debris ...

Briefs…

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Candlelight Service A Candlelight Service will be held at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve, Tuesday, Dec. 24, at Berea Lutheran Church, at the junction of route 6 and 958. Luncheon Village Missions Country Partners, Warren Christian Women, will hold its “Holiday Blessings” luncheon on Tuesday, ...

Holiday Hot Meals sets a new record

Community

Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, along with its partner churches First Lutheran, First Presbyterian, First Methodist, and Trinity’s sister congregation St. Francis of Assisi in Youngsville, set a new bar for its Holiday Hot Meals Ministry on Thanksgiving Day. A record 361 meals went out ...

Saturday hunting opener aims to maintain younger hunters

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The Pennsylvania Game Commission bucked tradition by opening its rifle deer season on Saturday this year. It was an attempt to keep younger hunters. “We’re losing hunters,” Pennsylvania Game Commission Northwest Region Information and Education Supervisor Chip Brunst said. “We ...

On The Record

Local News

Brokenstraw Township DUI Collision. At 1 a.m., Tuesday, November 19, Stephen E. Breon, 34, of Youngsville, was traveling east on Old Pittsfield Road when he allegedly lost control of his vehicle while negotiating a right curve in the roadway. Breon’s vehicle then entered the oncoming lane ...

Better off

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“Because a sea lion needs help, that doesn’t mean the sea lion is weak.” At the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach, Calif., Youngsville High School graduate Colby Hollabaugh rescues sea lions that are stranded, entangled, or otherwise in need of assistance. Hollabaugh ...

The township of the goats

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There’s some kind of significance behind all of our names. Whether it was a family name or our parents liked the meaning of the sound of a name, names carry significance. We hope, though, that your name means more than “goat,” (unless, of course, you’re using it as an acronym for ...

On The Record

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Erie County DUI. At 2:23 a.m., Sunday, December 1, a 28-year-old male, of Youngsville, was stopped for an alleged traffic violation. The male was interviewed by Pennsylvania State Police Corry and allegedly found to be under the influence of a controlled substance. DUI and summary traffic ...

PGC investigates Facebook video of deer beaten by apparent hunters

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The PA Game Commission is aware of a video, according to a post on its Facebook page, that was posted to Facebook of two males who allegedly physically assaulted a deer that appears to have already been shot. As of press time, there were over 4.8 thousand responses to the post that has ...

Sheffield Area Elementary Food Drive with whipped cream on top

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In an effort to bring awareness to hunger and homelessness across the nation, Sheffield Area Elementary School’s fifth-grade class teamed up with the Kids in Need (KIN) Fund for a food drive during the school’s Hunger and Homelessness Week effort. The KIN Fund was established in 2015 ...

‘Here to educate’

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Most people probably wouldn’t expect life lessons to come from young people who have barely reached their teens. Especially teens on a path that could have led to death. About a half dozen residents of the Abraxas 1 campus in Forest County spent the school day recently sharing personal ...

Briefs…

Community

Craft show The Holiday Extravaganza craft show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Days Inn of Warren. Santa will make an appearance from noon to 2 p.m. and the Enchanted Fairytale Troupe will also be in attendance. Profits from a fund-raiser will benefit Toys for Tots ...

County senior center schedule

Community

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Tuesday (12-3): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am, Bingo after Lunch Wednesday (12-4): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am; Bingo after Lunch; Blood Pressures 1st Wed of the Month Thursday (12-5): Cards and Crafts; Lunch at ...