Local Sports

Crestview set to join All-American Conference

COLUMBIANA — Crestview has landed itself a new league to call home. The Crestview Board of Education approved the Rebels membership into the All-American Conference by a 5-0 vote at Wednesday’s meeting. The AAC extended an invite to Crestview last week. Crestview had until July 1 to ...

Tip of the cap to the Pens

PITTSBURGH — The salary cap was a passion project for Mario Lemieux, the owner, when the NHL wrestled with it during the 2004-05 lockout even though he knows it would have been something Mario Lemieux, the player, would have fought to the bitter end. “We couldn’t compete with the (New ...

Death shaped US Open course

The man who first imagined the grassy Wisconsin cattle farm as a potential piece of the U.S. Open’s hallowed history will see that vision come to life this week. Steve Trattner will be watching on TV from his prison cell, 40 miles away from Erin Hills. Trattner, 55, is the onetime ...

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Penn-Ohio on June 29 BEAVER FALLS, Pa. — The 38th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic all-star football game will be held Thursday, June 29, at Geneva College. Introduction of players will be at 6:30 p.m., followed by kickoff at 7 p.m. Tickets will be available from any player or at the ...

Parade plans

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stanley Cup championship victory parade will be held Wednesday morning. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. and follow a similar route to parades following the 2009 and 2016 championships, along Grant Street and Boulevard of the Allies. But this ...

Hoppel’s Arena makes rodeo plans

WEST POINT — The 2017 Hoppel’s Arena Championship Rodeo will be held June 30 and July 1 at the grounds on state Route 518 near here. The rodeo will start at 7:30 each night. Veterans night is on Friday, and all veterans will receive free admission with any type of military ID. “We ...

PENS BANK ON HORNQVIST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sidney Crosby is bringing the Stanley Cup back home to Pittsburgh for a second consecutive year. Patric Hornqvist scored with 1:35 left and Matt Murray made 27 saves for his second straight shutout as the Penguins became the NHL’s first team in nearly two decades ...

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Chester beats Greenville EAST LIVERPOOL — The Chester Oldtimers knocked off Greenville (Pa.) 3-0 on Sunday in senior men's baseball action at East Liverpool High School. Bill Sattler got the win on the mound, while George Whittaker's two-run double in the sixth opened up the game. ...

Hargreaves helps modernize Salem Super Cruise

SALEM — Most of the focus regarding display vehicles at the Salem Super Cruise almost universally is centered on those of the distant past. In the Arby’s lot on East State Street on Friday there was an exception to that rule. Bob Hargreaves, who lives near Summitville, was showing off ...

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Media day not for public CALCUTTA — The brief concerning media day at Beaver Creek that ran in the June 9 edition is not open to the public. The event is for media representatives only. Schwerha correction CALCUTTA—Beaver Local’s Brooke Schwerha was incorrectly identified as Alexa ...