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Brookville Man Accused of Inappropriately Touching Young Girl

UNION TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A Brookville man is behind bars for allegedly touching a young girl inappropriately. According to court documents, Punxsutawney-based State Police filed the following criminal charges against 63-year-old John David Clark in Magisterial District Judge Gregory M. Bazylak’s office on June 24:. – Indecent...
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One Person Taken To Hospital After Center Twp. Crash

One person was taken to the hospital after a car went into the side of a garage in Center Township. The two vehicle accident happened Wednesday around 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Sunset Drive and Mercer Road. State police say 22-year-old Ashley Priester of Butler failed to stop at...

State Police Calls: Two Sigel Residents Charged Following Domestic Incident

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – Area state police responded to the following calls:. Two Sigel Residents Charged Following Domestic Incident. PSP Marienville responded to a residence in Eldred Township, Jefferson County, for a domestic incident on Tuesday, June 28, around 5:08 p.m. Police say signs of recent bodily injury...

Local Man Charged After Brush Fire Gets Out Of Control

A local man has been charged in connection with an out of control fire earlier this week in Jefferson Township. According to State Police, troopers were called out to a fire in the 100 block of Bonniebrook Road on Monday just before 11 p.m. An investigation determined that 57-year-old Kenneth...

Newbie Man Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Route 36

BARNETT TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A New Bethlehem man was injured in a motorcycle crash that occurred last Thursday on State Route 36, in Barnett Township. According to Marienville-based State Police, the crash occurred around 7:12 p.m., on Thursday, June 23, as a 1998 Harley-Davidson FLSTF Fat Boy operated by 43-year-old Robert A. Hulse, of New Bethlehem, was traveling north on SR 36.

C-L School Board Votes to Eliminate Elementary Guidance Counselor Position

STRATTANVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion-Limestone will eliminate its elementary guidance counselor position and hire a full-time behavioral specialist. (Photos and video by Chase Steinman.) The decision was made during a special meeting of the Clarion-Limestone school board on Wednesday night. The board voted 8-1 in favor of passing the...

Police Find Meth, Paraphernalia in Punxsy Woman’s Vehicle

PUNXSUTAWNEY BORO., Pa. (EYT) – A Punxsy woman has been arrested following a traffic stop in which police found meth and other drug paraphernalia. According to Punxsutawney-based State Police, troopers approached a known 45-year-old Punxsutawney woman in the parking lot of Sheetz, in Punxsutawney Borough, Jefferson County, around 1:00 a.m.

Two Charged In City Drug Bust

Two men are in the Butler County Prison following a drug bust at their home in the City of Butler. The county’s Drug Task Force executed a search warrant late Monday evening at a home in the 100 block of Fourth Avenue in the city’s West End neighborhood.

New Charges Filed Against Local Foot Doctor

The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office has announced additional charges against a local doctor accused of inappropriately touching multiple patients. According to a press release, a grand jury has recommended numerous felony charges be filed against 48-year-old Dr. Matthew Sabo of Chicora for alleged sexual extortion, corruption, and controlled substance violations that happened at his Foot and Ankle Wellness Center offices in Armstrong, Butler, and Mercer Counties.

Big Butler Fair Kicks Off Friday

The return of the Big Butler Fair kicks off Friday and continues through July 9th. The 166th running of the fair will feature food, carnival rides and games, demo derbies, tractor pulls, farm animals, concerts, and a professional 4th of July firework show. Friday is a $5 Bike Night and will feature a free concert by the Clarks. The opening act is The Redlines, who take the stage at 7 p.m. The Clarks will begin their show at 8 p.m.

Concordia Recognizes L.P.N. With New Award

A local company is recognizing an employee with a new award. Concordia Lutheran Ministries recently named East Brady native and Licensed Practical Nurse Shennel Crissman as the recipient of the Stephen W. Johnson Mission Award. She works at the Concordia at Cabot Lund Care Center. This award was created by...

Saxonburg Carnival Gets Underway

The Saxonburg Carnival is currently underway. The annual event takes place on the carnival grounds near the Saxonburg Volunteer Fire Company. It starts nightly at 6 p.m. and will once again feature rides this year. Admission is free, however there is a ticket needed in order to ride. Fire officials...

City Fireworks Set For This Monday

A fireworks show is set for this holiday weekend in the City of Butler. The display will be set off Monday night following the Butler Blue Sox game at Michelle Krill Field at Historic Pullman Park. Earlier this year, the City announced that a number of local businesses had made...

Police: Semi Truck Driver ‘Carelessly’ Crashes Into Underpass, Flees Scene

CANOE TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Charges have been filed against a Punxsutawney semi truck driver for fleeing the scene of an accident earlier this month. According to Punxsutawney-based State Police, the crash occurred around 9:32 a.m., on Wednesday, June 15, as a 2005 Mack Truck operated by 35-year-old Corwen Lane, of Punxsutawney, was traveling north on Locust Lane, in Canoe Township, Indiana County.

Hearing Continued for Corsica Woman Arrested on Drug Charge Following Traffic Stop

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing for a Corsica woman who was arrested on a drug charge following a traffic stop in April has been continued. According to court documents, a preliminary hearing for 29-year-old Amber Grubb scheduled for Tuesday, June 28, at 10:00 a.m. was continued and will resume on Tuesday, July 12, at 9:15 a.m. in front of Magisterial District Judge Jeffrey C. Miller.