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Hoagie sale will benefit school district
Hoagie sale will benefit school district
February 01, 2023 Local News
Golden Tornado junior named state’s cross country athlete of year for 2022
Golden Tornado junior named state’s cross country athlete of year for 2022
January 31, 2023 High School
Tornado boys, girls get balanced scoring in basketball wins
Tornado boys, girls get balanced scoring in basketball wins
January 28, 2023 High School
He’s got 431 career dual match wins, including 19-1 this year. He ranks No. 1 in the WPIAL among active coaches, No. 5 all-time in WPIAL history. And District 7 is consid...
January 28, 2023 High School
BUTLER TWP — The Butler Area School District board got a glimpse of a preliminary budget at a Monday meeting, which could include a deficit of around $781,000. Superinten...
January 24, 2023 Local News
HEMPFIELD TWP — Hempfield’s gym was more of a laboratory for Butler Friday night. In a 64-51 boys basketball victory, the Golden Tornado (12-3) wanted to crank up the int...
January 21, 2023 High School
BUTLER TWP — Fans of Butler High wrestling have enjoyed watching the team’s 14-0 effort to date in dual matches this season, but that success has been fostered when few a...
January 19, 2023 High School
PITTSBURGH — It wasn’t just an opening rush that Butler had to contend with. Rather, it was Central Catholic’s wave of defensive stops at one end of the court and consist...
January 14, 2023 High School
Andrew Maddalon and Matt Ellery combined for nine treys Friday night in leading North Catholic to an 89-54 boys basketball victory over Blackhawk. Max Hurray led the Tro...
January 14, 2023 High School
Saturday Boys Basketball Union at Coudersport, 2:30 p.m. Girls Basketball Rocky Grove at Union, 11:30 a.m. Wrestling Butler at Virginia Duals Mars at ...
January 14, 2023 Sports Events
Students at Summit Elementary School have dug garden beds, seeded plants and tended to their sprouts throughout this school year, but the building needs even more equipme...
January 13, 2023 Local News
Butler junior demonstrating athletic versatility similar to his late father
Butler junior demonstrating athletic versatility similar to his late father
January 12, 2023 High School
The man who built the billboard along Route 422 in Summit Township defended his messages, which many say are inappropriate. John Placek, who owns a business in Butler Cou...
January 12, 2023 Local News
WEXFORD — Last Friday was a bit of a flat showing for Butler. The Golden Tornado wasn’t going to make the same mistake in their first time back on the floor since then. B...
January 11, 2023 High School
Butler Area School District is getting a total of $55,000 in grant money from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. The district is getting $30,000 from the Farm Bi...
January 11, 2023 Local News
This story was updated at 9 a.m., Jan. 10 to reflect the correct police departments patrolling Seneca Valley School District campuses. A previous version of this stor...
January 09, 2023 Local News
New Castle uses takeaways to build quick lead in 71-60 basketball win
New Castle uses takeaways to build quick lead in 71-60 basketball win
January 07, 2023 High School
Butler’s long-range strategy fizzles in girls hoop loss to Norwin
Butler’s long-range strategy fizzles in girls hoop loss to Norwin
January 06, 2023 High School
BUTLER TWP — Keaton Matteson does not have the swimming experience many of his teammates possess, but the junior seems to have solidified his role in the water at Butler ...
January 05, 2023 High School
Two students at Butler Senior High School were taken to the hospital Tuesday when they “allegedly used vape pens and had adverse reactions.“ District superintendent Brian...
January 04, 2023 Local News
Butler preps for section play with 81-66 win over Bethel Park
Butler preps for section play with 81-66 win over Bethel Park
December 31, 2022 High School
Dominant quarter paves way to Butler victory
Dominant quarter paves way to Butler victory
December 30, 2022 High School
Expect anything. That was Butler wrestling coach Scott Stoner’s mind-set entering the prestigious Kiski Duals Saturday. “I figured we could go 5-0, 0-5 or somewhere in be...
December 20, 2022 High School
BUTLER TWP — Ryan Davidson has lived in Butler Township for most of his life because of the people he shares the community with. Thanks to the actions of Scott Frederick,...
December 20, 2022 Local News
Saturday Boys Basketball North Catholic at Archbishop Wood, 7:30 p.m. Wrestling Butler at Kiski Duals, 10 a.m. Seneca Valley at King of the Mountain Tourna...
December 17, 2022 Sports Events
The Karns City hopped out to a 16-point lead by the conclusion of the first frame and were led by Brooklynn Taylor, who totaled 20 points, as they beat Clarion-Limestone,...
December 17, 2022 High School
Butler protects lead well in defeating previously unbeaten Franklin Regional, 67-49
Butler protects lead well in defeating previously unbeaten Franklin Regional, 67-49
December 17, 2022 High School
New BASD contractor adapting to student wants, needs
New BASD contractor adapting to student wants, needs
December 13, 2022 Local News
Families in the Butler Area School District were glowing with Christmas spirit under the lights of the Winter Wonderland Extravaganza Saturday afternoon. Preceding a cho...
December 12, 2022 Local News
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