New Castle News


  • Crum.tiff Homecoming: Former athlete Randy Crum returning to Neshannock as man of God

    Randy Crum left Neshannock High School as a three-sport star. Now he’s going back with a triune God. Crum, pastor of Wayside Emmanuel Church and founder of Vision Ministries of Lawrence County, is planning his fifth quarterly crusade for 6:15 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Neshannock High auditorium.

    November 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • Nesh1.tiff WPIAL Volleyball Playoffs: Neshannock valiant in loss to top seed

    The Neshannock High girls volleyball team opened some eyes last night. The Lady Lancers fell to Bishop Canevin 25-21, 25-11, 25-13 in a WPIAL Class A girls volleyball semifinal at North Allegheny.

    November 1, 2013 3 Photos

  • neshannock1.tiff WPIAL Volleyball Playoffs: Neshannock girls outlast Shenango in thriller

    Jordan Wethli is not a fan of having her shots blocked. However, when her final one last night deflected off a pair of Shenango defenders and landed off the volleyball court, she and her Neshannock teammates celebrated.

    October 30, 2013 4 Photos

  • cowart.tiff WPIAL Playoffs: New Castle, Neshannock and Laurel learn first-round matchups

    Three Lawrence County football teams are where they expected to be for the first round of the WPIAL playoffs. The Neshannock, New Castle and Laurel high squads were satisfied with the seeds they received when opening-round matchups were announced last night at a meeting at the DoubleTree Hotel.

    October 29, 2013 1 Photo

  • WPIAL Volleyball Playoffs: Neshannock girls top South Side

    The Neshannock High volleyball team wanted a third matchup with Shenango. And the Lady Lancers worked five games last night to get their wish. Twelfth-seeded Neshannock rallied from a 2-1 deficit by winning the final two games for a 25-14, 15-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-11 WPIAL Class A first-round playoff decision over fifth-seeded South Side Beaver at North Allegheny.

    October 24, 2013

  • fish.tiff Fish fare: County native, cookbook author Kathy Hunt to talk seafood in Pittsburgh

    Area residents who like seafood will go for this hook, line and sinker. New Castle native Kathy Hunt — cookbook author and syndicated food writer — will appear at 11 a.m. Oct. 26 at the Pittsburgh Public Market.

    October 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • Neshannock drill goes ‘without a hitch’

    A disaster drill last week showed the Neshannock school district is prepared. Dr. Mary Todora, superintendent, noted the drill — which she said “went without a hitch” — was carried out with cooperation of the township police department and school’s security guards.

    October 14, 2013

  • LRP_9134NCNEWS.jpg Homecoming 2013: Check out our video, interview from Neshannock!

    It's that time of year again when the hard-hitting action of Friday night football gives way to the elegance and pageantry of homecoming. Every Wednesday, look inside for special photo galleries featuring all attendants on this year's courts. This week: Ellwood City!

    October 9, 2013 1 Photo

  • school.jpg New school grading system unveiled Friday

    The Pennsylvania Department of Education is rolling out its revamped system of grading schools Friday. One thing will be clear immediately: The state will be using two grading systems — one for schools with lots of poor students and another for every other school in the Commonwealth.

    October 4, 2013 1 Photo

  • Schools planning class reunions

    September 26, 2013

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