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It’s a difficult economic time for many, but the state Fish and Boat Commission has announced an opportunity. It is recruiting the 23rd class of Waterways Conservation Officer Trainees. “WCOs protect, conserve, and enhance Pennsylvania’s aquatic resources through law enforcement, ...

WCSD starts online registration for fall sports on June 1

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Due to COVID-19, the Warren County School District is conducting a pre-registration period beginning June 1 and ending on July 2. Those who register will not be required to pay a registration fee during the pre-registration period. The registration will be reopened so payment can be made once ...

ANF continues to reopen

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Additional recreations sites on the Allegheny National Forest are reopening. Public Affairs Officer Christopher Warner told the Times Observer that several sites will open Friday, May 22, including Dewdrop, Kiasutha, Hearts Content campground, the Tidioute overlook and the lower loop at ...

Senior Day — Aubrianna Navaroli

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Today’s senior is Aubrianna Navaroli of the Warren track and field team: Parents: Don and LaTroy Navaroli Spring sport: Track Events: Mid-distance and long jump Coach: Kevin Dustin Other sports: Soccer, bowling, dance, snowboarding. Favorite sport memories: Winning the D10 soccer ...

Corporate Cup Soccer Showcase in summer plans

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The 2020 NY/PA Corporate Cup Soccer Showcase, already postponed on its original May 17 date at Pitt-Bradford, is not canceled yet. On Sunday, organizer Kris Linderman said he remains “hopeful and positive” there will be a game. In addition to Warren boys head coach Denny Flatt and ...

Senior Day — Shelby Kuzminski

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Today’s senior is Shelby Kuzminski of the Eisenhower softball team: Parents: Kristy and Jay Kuzminski Spring sport: Softball Position: Catcher Uniform number: 25 Coach: Rich Pascuzzi Other sports: Basketball Favorite sport memories: Stepping out on the field and going to ...

Senior Day — Caden Smead

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Today’s senior is Caden Smead of the Sheffield track and field team: Parents: Tony and Shelley Smead Spring sport: Track Events: 400, 4X100, Long Jump, Triple Jump. Coach: Julie Finch Other sports: Football and wrestling. Favorite sports memories: Track bus with Cale and Matt D. ...

Golf results

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Sharon Birtcil shot a 49 to have low gross in the May 12 opener of the Blueberry Ladies League. Flight A: Low gross — Sharon Birtcil, 49; second low gross — Barb Hill, 52; low net — Birtcil, 40; second low net — Sandy Wilks, 41; tournament winners (holes that start with T and F) — ...

Senior Day — Tyler Gustafson

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Today’s senior is Tyler Gustafson of the Warren baseball team: Parents: Bob and Mary Gustafson Spring sport: Baseball Position(s): Second Base, Pitcher & Outfield Uniform number: 6 Coaches: Rick Eaton, Ted Morrison, Jason Rafalski, Ed Baldensperger, Don Cummings, Jeff Eaton, ...

Big 30 senior football game still on for Aug. 1

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“I’m back!” That’s essentially all Michael Jordan contributed to a fax sent on March 18, 1995, announcing his return to the NBA after a brief retirement. Okay, so the 2020 Big 30 Charities Classic senior football game doesn’t even resemble the Chicago Bulls’ situation, but ...

Have team, will travel

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As much as the 1937-1938 season was a struggle for the Warren Penns, the start of the 1938-1939 season was the polar opposite. The Penns played a full 28-game schedule that season and started the season 9-5. One of those wins is recounted in an nbahoopsonline.com photo of an undated ...

Senior Day — Theresa Schall

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Today’s senior is Theresa Schall of the Sheffield softball team: Parents: Jamie Phillips and Randy Haun Spring sport: Softball Position: Right field/outfield Uniform number: 18 Coaches: Head coach: Mike Grubbs; Assistant Coach: DJ Rose Other sports: Winter cheerleading ...

K-9 Choper golf tourney still on for July 12 at Blueberry

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Let there be golf. At least for the Third Annual K-9 Choper Memorial Golf Tournament. There was uncertainty due to COVID-19 and recent stringent closure orders, but tournament committee member Karen Sobkowski announced this week the July 12, 2020, fundraising tournament will indeed be held at ...

Tidioute, Pine Grove top scores to open Warren County Trap League

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Opening night in the Warren County Trap League had Tidioute top Sheffield, 340-332; Pine Grove down Sugar Grove II, 339-318; Sugar Grove I outgun Brokenstraw, 332-326, and; Corry outshoot Kalbfus, 332-312. Perfect 50s were shot by Mark Buck (his first 50 straight), Kenton Knopp, and William ...

Archibald’s Warren Penns struggled in first NBL season

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It shouldn’t be a surprise that in a league filled with well-funded teams, the Warren Penns struggled. Beyond playing in one of the league’s smallest markets, Gerry Archibald’s squad had to operate without a corporate sponsor for the 1938-1939 season — the inaugural year of the ...

Senior Day — Payton Hefright

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Today’s senior is Payton Hefright of the Eisenhower track and field team: Parents: Craig and Jennifer Hefright Spring sport: Track Events: Sprinter and jumper Coach: Darlene Beach Favorite sports memories: Last-minute relay teams just for fun, our ongoing game of tag, lit bus ...

Senior Day — Joe Greene

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Today’s senior is Joe Greene of the Warren track & field team: Parents: Rob and Chris Greene Spring sport: Track and Field Events: Discus and shot put Coach: Greg Miller Other sports: Golf and bowling Favorite sports memories: Running in the throwers’ 4x4, and competing ...

‘Mr. Archibald’

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For one and a half seasons, Warren was represented in one of the two leagues that formed to create the National Basketball Association. The Warren Penns were members of the National Basketball Association in the 1937-1938 season and part of the following season. About a decade later, that ...