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Movie Reviews | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Woodley gets lost in blizzard
By now, there should be no question in anyone’s mind that Shailene Woodley is an actress on a rapid-fire journey to stardom. She’s enchanted us in enough films — “The Descendants,” “The Spectacular Now,” “The Fault in Our Stars” — that one ...

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Movie Reviews | October 25, 2014
‘John Wick,’ Reeves deliver nonstop action
LOS ANGELES — In an intriguing cinematic twist, Keanu Reeves’ Matrix stunt double Chad Stahelski becomes his co-director with David Leitch on “John Wick,” a visceral revenge thriller that marks a confident, muscular debut. After a marked absence from the genre, Reeves resou...

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Verse of the Day | October 25, 2014
VERSE
Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. ...

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Chuckle of the day | October 25, 2014
Today’s Chuckle
Most marriages start off solid as a rock, and then things get rockier. ...

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Town & County | October 25, 2014
Town and County
CELEBRATING A BIRTHDAY Sunday is Zachary Miller, 18, the son of Paul and Becky Miller of Butler. Items for Town & County should be submitted on weekdays no later than 4 p.m. the day before requested publication. ...

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Starwatch | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Sky brings us Medusa, meteors and more
Air traffic control will be busy this week, and it will be more than just ghosts, goblins, ladies in black riding brooms and possible Halloween drones. Higher up in the heavens there will be a lot of action as well. First of all, we have the famous, or some would say infamous, Pleiades Star Cluster...

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Business Features | October 25, 2014
Airlines reap big rewards
DALLAS — Profits are soaring at the biggest U.S. airlines as fuel prices drop — but don’t expect fares to fall too. Heading into the busy holiday-travel period, the airlines expect even cheaper fuel, thanks to the nosedive in crude oil prices. The price of jet fuel, an airlineR...

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Business Features | October 25, 2014
Cutting cable TV cord may cost bundle
NEW YORK — Cord cutters rejoiced after HBO and CBS announced recent plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to ...

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Business Briefs | October 25, 2014
IN BRIEF
JACKSON TWP — Farmers National Bank of Emlenton donated $3,500 to the Seneca Valley Foundation through a state program that enables businesses to donate for tax credits. Called the Education Improvement Tax Credit grant, the program is through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Eco...

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Bulletin Board | October 25, 2014
BULLETIN BOARD
Free Community Dinner, 5 to 6 p.m., New Beginnings Free Methodist Church, 416 Center Ave. For more information, call Sally Perkins at 724-290-2384. Card Party, 7:30 p.m., Jefferson Grange, 211 Bull Creek Road. ...

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Our Opinion | October 25, 2014
Cheers & Jeers ...
It's exciting and encouraging to see new commercial development proposed for the junction of New Castle Road and the Route 422 interchange in Butler Township. Representatives of United Growth, a California-based developer, presented its plans Wednesday to the Butler Township Zoning Hearing Board. U...

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Charles Krauthammer | October 25, 2014
Barack Obama, bewildered bystander
WASHINGTON — The president is upset. Very upset. Frustrated and angry. Seething about the government’s handling of Ebola, said the front-page headline in the New York Times last Sadsfsdfsdf There’s only one problem with this pose, so obligingly transcribed for him by the Times. It...

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Other Voices | October 25, 2014
Rome’s synod on family only the beginning
The Vatican’s “extraordinary synod of bishops” concluded last weekend with the beatification of Pope Paul VI, an interim step on the road to sainthood. But those who were disappointed that this wasn’t the “extraordinary” ending to a momentous meeting misunderstan...

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Other Voices | October 25, 2014
OTHER VOICES
Reality has settled in: Thomas Eric Duncan’s fiancee doesn’t have Ebola. Neither do most of the first wave of people to come into contact with the virus’ first victim in the United States. There was no Ebola among the Texas hospital staff who greeted Duncan when he first showed up...

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Neighbors | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
NEIGHBORS
The 2014 Leadership Butler County class recently rehabilitated the play area of the Victim Outreach Intervention Center (VOICe). The project included fundraising for materials, organizing the work project and clearing and reconditioning the playground. The 2014 class was chaired by Hope Pifer, Mar...

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Student Directory | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
STUDENT DIRECTORY
Steven Imler and Olivia Pezich won first place in the Pennsylvania InvestWrite Competition, a national writing competition produced by the Stock Market Game Program. Imler, a 2014 graduate of First Baptist Christian School in Butler, finished first in the state competition for grades nine to 12 and...

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Graduates | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
GRADUATES
Madison Kerr of Bemus Point, N.Y., graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kenyon College in Ohio. She is studying for a master’s degree in finance at Johns Hopkins University. Kerr is a 2010 graduate of Butler High School and the daughter of George Kerr Jr. and ...

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Recipes | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Portable healthy salad option that won't go limp
Mason jars are clearly having a moment. Recently trendy restaurants have been using the rustic-looking jars to serve everything from cocktails to dessert. And it appears practically anything packaged in a Mason jar is popular on Pinterest. A time-tested workhorse in the kitchen, these jars safely...

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Military News | October 25, 2014
MILITARY NEWS
Army Pvt. Christopher Falba graduated from one station unit training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo. The course included basic military training and advanced individual training. Falba is the son of Leigh Falba of New Castle and Ken Young of Butler. He is a 2012 graduate of Butler Senior Hi...

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Time Capsules | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
SPOOKY HOBBY
Shirley Hughes puts the finishing touches on a pumpkin for Halloween in this file photograph from October 1972. Hughes said she spent about three hours decorating each pumpkin. At the time of this photograph, she was a secretary at the American Hardware Supply Company in East Butler. ...

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School Lunch Menus | October 25, 2014
SCHOOL MENUS
A-C VALLEY Breakfast Elementary Monday — Breakfast sandwich Tuesday — Cinnamon roll Wednesday — French toast with syrup Thursday — Doughnut, graham crackers Friday — Funnel cake Secondary Monday — Breakfast pizza Tuesday — Cinnamon roll Wednesday...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
Annual Star Gala returns Nov. 8 to The Atrium
PROSPECT — The eighth annual Star Gala benefiting Lifesteps Family Caring Fund will be at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at The Atrium, 1031 New Castle Road. The event will feature a catered meal, auctions and unique raffles, complimentary beverages, gifts, a photo booth and musical entertainment by Dancin...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
PTOs offer views on school proposals
In reaction the possible closing of a number of elementary schools in the Butler School District, the Butler Eagle contacted PTOs at each of the schools. Here are the responses the newspaper got: ...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
Man charged with impersonating D.A.
KARNS CITY — A Karns City man was arrested Friday after he allegedly impersonated the Allegheny County District Attorney in an effort to steal cigarettes, pizza and beer from county stores Wednesday. Russell Miller, 49, was arrested about 5 p.m. at his home on Laurel Lane and charged with imp...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
Pyle, unopposed, continues his focus on transportation
State Rep. Jeff Pyle, who has no Democratic opponent in the November election, plans to continue focusing on transportation in the next legislative session. Pyle, R-60th, who picks up Buffalo and Winfield townships from Rep. Brian Ellis, R-11th, after the redistricting takes effect in December, was...

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Nesbit wants to learn ropes, solve problems
Tedd Nesbit hasn’t officially been elected to the State House of Representatives to represent the 8th District. However, Nesbit, 47, of Grove City has no Democratic opponent in the Nov. 4 general election. In the May Republican primary, he beat out Herman Bauer of Franklin Township and Jeff B...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
Attorney disagrees with Eckstein claim
The attorney representing one Butler County commissioner who is suing another for defamation says there is no conflict of interest for him to also do legal work for the county. Attorney Doug Linn, whose client in the case is Commissioner Dale Pinkerton, said in an interview Friday that the civil ca...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
8 scholarships set up for firefighters
CRANBERRY TWP — The Cranberry Township Community Chest has already established eight scholarships at Butler County Community College for students who agree to two years of service with a volunteer fire company. The organization wants to bring that total number to 20 scholarships. The Commun...

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Bridge set to open
The Kittanning Street bridge will open Wednesday with the completion of a project that lasted several months. The state Department of Transportation closed the bridge in June to replace it with a new steel beam span. The $2.3-million project was done by Mekis Construction of Fenelton. The bridge ...

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Evans City school holds career day
EVANS CITY — About 25 professionals from a variety of occupations came to the Evans City Middle School on Friday to talk to hundreds of students about their careers. The list included an FBI agent, a chef, an occupational therapist, a locomotive engineer and a chemist, to name a few. Princ...

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
LaVallee: Voters want a new face
Dan LaVallee says voters in the 3rd District want a new face in Washington. “They’re looking for new leadership to stand up for working American families,” LaVallee said. Democrat LaVallee, 26, of Cranberry Township is running to represent the 3rd Congressional District in the U....

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Kelly stands on his record
U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, R-3rd, says the work he and his staff have done for the residents in the 3rd Congressional District during the past four years in office speaks for itself. “The services we provide, locally, to people to navigate a very difficult federal system, have been very beneficial...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
BUTLER SCHOOL CONSOLIDATION PLANS
Thomas and Williamson, a consulting company in Pittsburgh, presented three recommended school consolidation plans for the Butler School District on Oct. 15. Those plans could shutter six or seven elementary schools, while simultaneously transforming remaining elementary schools to a K-3 or K-4 pri...

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Local News | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Tales intrigue many on seasonal tours
The haunted tales of Butler’s past were on display Friday night. Bill May, a city councilman, led his fourth annual Ghost Walk tour downtown for a crowd of about 180 people. May shared ghost stories that occurred in the city, blending a mix of Butler’s history with a bit of urban leg...

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Local News | October 25, 2014
District staring at big change
On a brisk, sunny weekday afternoon, Trisha Engwer walked three blocks from her home to pick up two sons at Emily Brittain Elementary School. Another son, 3-year-old Shane, clasped tightly to Engwer's hand. They strolled down the sidewalk, and a crossing guard waved the pair across North Washington...

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Pennsylvania | October 25, 2014
FBI got ethics file on liquor board
HARRISBURG — A top Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission official says he turned over the agency’s investigative case files on the state liquor control board to the FBI. The ethics commission’s executive director, Robert Caruso, said Friday that he handed over the files in response...

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Pennsylvania | October 25, 2014
Pa. campaign spending beats old record of $70M
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s campaign spending record was beaten after weeks of heavy TV advertising by the gubernatorial candidates pushed the cost of the race past $73 million. For the last five weeks, the campaigns of Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and Democrat Tom Wolf reported $11 mill...

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Pennsylvania | October 25, 2014
PennDOT picks group to replace 558 bridges
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation on Friday announced it will privatize 558 bridges, selecting a partnership’s $899 million proposal to replace and maintain the spans. The highway department announced its choice of Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners for the project...

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Pennsylvania | October 25, 2014
Police charge man in lying about Frein probe
STROUDSBURG — Authorities in northeastern Pennsylvania say a man provided bad information to police about the suspect accused of killing a state trooper. Michael Abuiso was charged Friday in Monroe County with making false reports and related counts. According to the complaint, Abuiso allege...

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Pennsylvania | October 25, 2014
State will use CDC data to track W. Africa travelers
PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania health officials said Friday they will rely on federal travel data to identify and monitor people who arrive in the state after spending time in Ebola-stricken West African nations. A state Department of Health spokeswoman said the Centers for Disease Control and P...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Clients loved designer as well as his work
NEW YORK — Fun, sunny, romantic. Oscar de la Renta approached fashion and life on those terms, but there was more, so much more, those who loved and admired the designer say. The “more,” Vogue's Anna Wintour wrote Tuesday on the magazine's website, was “democratic.” B...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Motives are still unclear in school shooting
MARYSVILLE, Wash. — Jaylen Fryberg was well liked and athletic, a football player named to his high school’s homecoming court just one week ago. He was also facing problems, writing of some unspecified troubles on his Twitter feed: “It breaks me... It actually does....” T...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
N.Y. governor calls attack terrorist act
NEW YORK — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday. Police were exam...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Stricken nurse receives thanks from president
BETHESDA, Md. — A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms. Nina Pham got a hug from President Barack Obama in the Oval Office at the White House. And outside the hospital whe...

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National | October 25, 2014
Ebola-stricken doctor gave service all over the world
NEW YORK — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn’t know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Suspect in Calif. deaths caught
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A suspect described as a “one-man crime spree” is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities sai...

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National | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Procter & Gamble plans to remove batteries
NEW YORK — Procter & Gamble plans to make Duracell a stand-alone company. The world’s largest consumer products maker, which acquired Duracell in 2005, has been trimming its product lineup to focus on its top performers. After it finishes jettisoning more than half its brands around th...

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International | October 25, 2014
Canada shooter unhappy with mosque he attended
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada’s Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though officials ...

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Police Reports | October 25, 2014
POLICE REPORTS
These items are from various police departments.

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Court News | October 25, 2014
COURT REPORTS
BUTLER TWP — District Judge Kevin O'Donnell recently heard these cases: Chester E. Dietrich, 25, of Fenelton waived to court charges of possessing drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license, driving with suspended registration, driving without insurance and driving without valid ins...

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Tomorrow's Headlines | October 25, 2014
TOMORROW'S HEADLINES
1. Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly by nearly 2-to-1 has outraised Democratic challenger Dan LaVallee in the third quarter, and he has an even greater spending advantage just before Election Day. 2. A Butler judge gets unexpected mail from California — a 1908 postcard of the. But...

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Death Notices | October 25, 2014
DEATH NOTICES
Mildred Beneigh, Chicora Barry L. Hickinbottom, Middlesex Township Norma L. Jones, Pine Township, Mercer County Sharon Koegler Kovac, Mars Robert George Lee Jr., Butler Robert Edward Pennington, ...

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Birthday Tributes | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Tim Mincer
In loving memory of our beloved son, brother and uncle, Tim Mincer, on his birthday October 25th What would we give if we could say, “Guess we’ll go see Tim today.” To hear his voice and see his smile, To sit and talk with him awhile. To be together in the same old way, Wou...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Richard (Dick) Gall
In loving memory of our beloved Richard (Dick) Gall who passed away one year ago today. God’s Garden God looked around His garden And found an empty place, He then looked down upon the earth And saw your tired face. He put His arms around you And lifted you to rest, God’s garde...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Darlene Sequete
In loving memory of my mom, Darlene Sequete, who passed away five years ago today, October 25, 2009. You can only have one mother Patient kind and true; No other friend in all the world, Will be the same to you. When other friends forsake you, To mother you will return, For all her loving kin...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Jerry Timblin
Jerry Timblin Twenty six years ago we unexpectedly lost our precious loved one. We miss and love him dearly. Jerry with dog Daisy, loved animals. As a teen he had a duck which followed him delivering Butler Eagles to his customers. Mom, Donna, Phylis and Paul ...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Pauline M. Slupe
In loving memory of Pauline M. Slupe February 4, 1930 - October 26, 2013 God looked around his garden and found the perfect space. He knew you were suffering and knew you were in pain. So he closed your weary eyelids and whispered “Now its time” No longer in our life to share but...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
George Matuke
In loving memory of our brother, George Matuke It’s been nine years today. You are always in our thoughts and will be forever missed. Loved by your Sisters Maryann, Sally, Patty ...

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In Memoriams | October 25, 2014
Richard (Lefty) Roberts
In loving memory of our beloved Richard (Lefty) Roberts, whose birthday is October 25th. Our thoughts are ever with you though you have passed away. And those who loved you dearly are thinking of you today. Sadly missed and always loved. Your Family ...

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Professional Auto Racing | October 25, 2014
McMurray captures pole
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR’s championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway. McMurray, who did not qualify this year for the Chase for the Sprint Cup title, set a qualifying record with a lap of 99.905 mph t...

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Professional Baseball | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Royals take 2-1 series lead
SAN FRANCISCO — All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. It won them a wild card and the American League pennant. And now, it has manager Ned...

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Professional Football | October 25, 2014
Streaking Colts ready for uneven Steelers
PITTSBURGH — Andrew Luck understands weekly comparisons between himself and the opposing quarterback, even if the Indianapolis Colts star doesn’t quite get it. “It’s always weird talking about playing the other quarterback because you don’t (play them), you never do,&#...

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Professional Football | October 25, 2014
Blount replaces Archer on returns
PITTSBURGH — Rookie Dri Archer is out and veteran LeGarrette Blount is in for the Pittsburgh Steelers on kickoff returns in a change meant to boost its special teams results. The Steelers rank next-to-last in the NFL in average starting field position after kickoffs and 30th in average yards ...

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Professional Golf | October 25, 2014
Henley leads McGladrey with 7-under
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Russell Henley one-putted 10 greens on the Seaside course at Sea Island and tied his PGA Tour best with a 7-under 63 to take a one-shot lead Friday in the McGladrey Classic. Playing for the first time since Sept. 14 at the Tour Championship, Henley was at 9-under 131....

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Professional Hockey | October 25, 2014
NHL ROUNDUP
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Corey Perry and defenseman Sami Vatanen scored power-play goals in the first period, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh consecutive victory. John Gibson, starting in net for the first time since losing 6-4 in his hometo...

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Other Professional Sports | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
U.S. Clinches World Cup spot
CHESTER, Pa. — After the United States’ path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time. Lloyd scored a pair of goals in a 3-0 semifinal victory over Mexico on Friday night, securing the United States a trip to nex...

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College Basketball | October 25, 2014
Tar Heels coach talks academic fraud
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday night it’s a “very sad time” at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program “thought we were doing the right thing.” After his team’...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014
SV ends season with big win
JACKSON TWP — This is what the Seneca Valley football team had in mind when the 2014 season began. Senior quarterback T.J. Holl passed for 305 yards and three touchdowns and the Raiders' defense forced six turnovers in a season-ending 41-12 defeat of Shaler at NexTier Stadium Friday night. I...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014
SR seniors propel Rockets past Corry
SLIPPERY ROCK — The Slippery Rock football team took another step toward a second straight undefeated regular season with a 55-6 win over Corry Friday night. “It was a great senior night,” Slippery Rock head coach Brendan Hathaway said. “They just really deserved it. Those ...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Protecting their title
KARNS CITY — Karns City forced four turnovers, including three interceptions on its way to a 43-18 football victory over Punxsutawney on Senior Night at Diehl Stadium. “We needed some big plays tonight, because they had a good running back, a good quarterback, and their schemes were goo...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Unselfish Fulmore piles up yardage
CRANBERRY TWP — Reaching the 4,000-yard rushing plateau wasn't on Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic senior running back P.J. Fulmore's radar. Fulmore had a night off last Friday, so he went to Chartiers Valley to watch one of the extended members of his football family, Seton La-Salle's Dequay Br...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014
Trojans move to 9-0 with 49-16 romp vs. Shenango
MCCANDLESS TWP — The Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic football players weren't going to let their 24-game winning streak end on senior night. Facing a Shenango team that only lost to two playoff-bound teams, the Trojans cruised to a 49-16 non-conference win Friday night at Stone Field in North P...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014
Knoch beats Yough, snags Wild Card
JEFFERSON TWP — Cody Milsom and his Knoch football teammates took all of the math out of the equation when it came to earning a playoff berth. They did their job by holding Yough to 159 yards of total offense in a 44-0 Greater Allegheny Conference win at Knoch Stadium. Other teams around the...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Planets topple unbeaten Talbots
HAMPTON TWP — Mars head football coach Scott Heinauer brought a chunk of the Planets' practice field with him to Hampton. Before the game, he sprinkled the grass and dirt along the sideline and said to his players, “Listen, this is it. You practice on this. You may never practice ever a...

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High School Football | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
PCC too much for Butler
BUTLER TWP — Rob Densmore was concerned his Butler football team might be quitting. Central Catholic was just getting started. The Vikings scored five touchdowns in the first quarter — before a play ever took place in Central territory — and cruised to a 55-14 Northern Eight vict...

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High School Round Up | October 25, 2014
Freeport beats Valley, 39-30
Freeport may not be going to the WPIAL football playoffs, but the Yellowjackets closed the regular season with a bang Friday night. Andrew Romanchak rushed for three touchdowns and tossed a pair of scoring passes as Freeport (5-4) outlasted rival Valley, 39-30. Romanchak connected with Justin Bres...

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High School Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
FOOTBALL STANDINGS
Northern Eight Conference Team Conf. Overall W-L W-L Pine-Richland 7-0 9-0 Central Catholic6-18-1 North Allegheny 5-2 7-2 North Hills4-36-3 Fox Chapel 3-4 4-5 Seneca Valley2-5 2-7 Butler1-6 2-7 Shaler 0-7 0-9 Friday's games: Central Catholic 55, Butler 14; Seneca Valley 41, Shaler 12; Hem...

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In Brief | October 25, 2014
IN BRIEF
SAN FRANCISCO — Late Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn was honored before Game 3 of the World Series. The San Diego Padres star died June 16 of oral cancer, a disease he attributed to years of chewing tobacco. He was 54. His family stood on the infield at AT&T Park with MLB Chief Operating Officer Ro...

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Jeff Knapp | October 25, 2014 Butler Eagle Online
Clarion River is good bet for smallmouth bass
In the steep-sided valley of the Clarion River corridor darkness comes early this time of year. My friend Tom and I had only been on the banks of the river for an hour or so when daylight began to fade. I wasn’t disappointed though, since the action had been fairly slow. I told Tom that we...

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John Enrietto | October 25, 2014
Hildebrand has chance to go pro
Jake Hildebrand playing in the National Hockey League? The idea isn’t so far-fetched. The Butler resident and Michigan State University junior goaltender has already been to a New Jersey Devils camp and has worked out with current NHL players from the Pittsburgh area. He was considered one ...

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Trivia | October 25, 2014
TRIVIA
Ben Roethlisberger has thrown 229 touchdown passes with the Steelers, Terry Bradshaw 212. Who is third on that list? ...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
BASEBALL
WORLD SERIES (Best-of-7) All games televised by Fox Kansas City 2, San Francisco 1 Tuesday, Oct. 21: San Francisco 7, Kansas City 1 Wednesday, Oct. 22: Kansas City 7, San Francisco 2 Friday, Oct. 24: Kansas City 3, San Francisco 2 Saturday, Oct. 25: Kansas City (Vargas 11-10) at San Francisco...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
RACING
Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 Lineup After Friday qualifying; race Sunday At Martinsville Speedway Ridgeway, Va. Lap length: .526 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 99.905. 2. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 99.605. 3. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 99.318. 4. ...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
GOLF
McGladrey Classic Friday At Sea Island Resort, Seaside Course St. Simons Island, Ga. Purse: $5.6 million Yardage: 7,005; Par: 70 Russell Henley 68-63—131 -9 Brendon de Jonge 68-64—132 -8 Brian Harman 65-67—132 -8 Andrew Svoboda 66-66—132 -8 Will MacKenzie 65-68̵...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
County bowlers fare well in tourney
WILLIAMSPORT — Butler County bowlers Bud Holben and Bob Casey are currently second in the 120-under handicapped doubles division at the 48th annual Pennsylvania State Bowling Association seniors Tournament. The duo’s score of 1,408 is one pin behind the leaders. Fellow county bowlers Ri...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
ODDS
NCAA Football Favorite OPEN TODAY O/U Underdog UCLA 14 14 (68) at Colorado at Nebraska 17 20 (60) Rutgers at Miami (Ohio) 5 6 (53) Kent St. at Arkansas 23 27 (66) UAB at TCU 21 23 (72) Texas Tech Memphis 22 23 (49) at SMU at Stanford 14 13 (42) Oregon St. Alabama 16 17 (46) at Tenne...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
DEALS
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned RHP Steve Johnson outright Norfolk (IL). TAMPA BAY RAYS — Announced manager Joe Maddon opted out of his contract. American Association GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed RHP Paul Mittura, 1B Michael Schroeder and RHP Kevin S...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
HOCKEY
National Hockey League At A Glance All Times EDT EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 7 6 1 0 12 22 21 Tampa Bay 8 5 2 1 11 25 16 Detroit 7 4 1 2 10 16 13 Ottawa 5 4 1 0 8 14 10 Boston 9 4 5 0 8 22 23 Toronto 7 3 3 1 7 20 21 Florida 6 2 2 2 6 9 14 Buffalo 8...

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Scoreboard | October 25, 2014
FOOTBALL
National Football League At A Glance All Times EDT AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA New England 5 2 0 .714 187 154 Buffalo 4 3 0 .571 135 142 Miami 3 3 0 .500 147 138 N.Y. Jets 1 6 0 .143 121 185 South W L T Pct PF PA Indianapolis 5 2 0 .714 216 136 Houston 3 4 0 .429 155 150 ...

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Youth Sports | October 25, 2014
Butler beats P-R, 3-1
Connor Strobel made 24 saves and Connor Bachman scored a pair of goals to lead Butler Middle School to a 3-1 hockey victory over Pine-Richland recently. Ronan Miller also scored for the Golden Tornado with Tyler Wilkinson, Blake Siniki and Jerome Oliver getting assists. Butler (3-0) faces Bishop C...

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Marriage Licenses | October 25, 2014
MARRIAGE LICENSES
The following marriage licenses were issued in Butler County courts: Wesley McCoy and Cindy Krchelich Jones, both of Buffalo Township Randy Russell and Brion Bish, both of Butler Richard Fowler Jr. and Christy Neville, both of Cranberry Township Brandon Raineri and Victoria Interval, both of Hou...

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