Plea entered in felony home break-in case

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A home break-in has resulted in a felony guilty plea for a Clarendon teenager. Autumn S. Sarver, 19, pleaded guilty before Judge Gregory Hammond on Monday to charges of theft, criminal mischief and criminal trespass. Hammond said the charges stem from a Nov. 8, 2021, incident where she and a ...

City police again meet state standards

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The City of Warren Police Department has again achieved accreditation by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission (PLEAC). “It’s a huge testament,” Mayor Dave Wortman said, to the “professionalism of our police force. “The citizens of Warren have a lot to be proud ...

Man missing from Warren State Hospital has been found

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Conewango Township police say a Warren State Hospital patient who left the facility Monday has been found. Police said that Jorden Mickens, 24, walked away from the facility Monday afternoon. He was apprehended Tuesday morning, according to police. “Mickens climbed over the fence and ...

Sheffield Fireman’s Festival kicks off

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The 59th annual Sheffield Fireman's Festival kicked off on Tuesday. Smokey Bear was the guest of honor and there were kids' games, a car seat check, and Marty's Bubblegum Machine. Wednesday's events feature a cruise-in and carnival ride-a-rama – the carnival is open from 6 to 10 p.m. ...


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Church to host clothing giveaway Akeley United Methodist Church is having a clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church, 541 Akeley Road, Russell. New and gently used clothing in sizes from newborn to 3X is available. Shoes, boots, coats, ...

Suicide prevention awareness dice run is Saturday


Photo provided to the Times Observer The third annual Suicide Prevention Awareness Dice Run is set for Saturday. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 2101 Pennsylvania Ave. E., Warren. All proceeds from this ride, including rider and passenger fees, will be ...