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Buffalo Township grandma pleads guilty to selling hundreds of pounds of weed

By Chuck Biedka
A 65-year-old Buffalo Township woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to selling as much as 100 pounds of marijuana a year from her home. Authorities claim that …

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Guido: Seeding already settled in Allegheny Conference

After all of the offseason hype, old rivalries renewed, new rivalries started, all of the scintillating games during the first half of the season — the Allegheny Conference race is over. Going into the final week of the regular season, …
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Second-half adjustments help Burrell boys soccer win in 2OT

Members of the Burrell boys soccer team came out for the second overtime of their game against West Mifflin on Saturday afternoon with hands on their hips, tired after 95 minutes of play. The Bucs found their second wind quickly. …
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Deer Lakes hockey team seeks stronger defense to complement offense

With three of the top scorers in Class A returning from a team that made the PIHL playoffs, Deer Lakes knew it would have the …
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The Leader eager for Kittanning finale

Last week: 5-2 (.714) Season: 43-11 (.796) After saying farewell to Ford City at home last week, now it’s Kittanning’s turn to say goodbye to its Wildcats on home turf. The Leader was overwhelmed by the display of support from …
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Fox Chapel field hockey captures Section 2 title

The Fox Chapel field hockey team will enter the WPIAL playoffs as the No. 2 seed after finishing the regular season with a 14-3-1 record and capturing the Section 2-AAA crown. The Foxes were scheduled to host Pine-Richland in a …
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VND spotlight athletes

Eric Kennedy School: Kiski Area Class: Sophomore Sport: Cross country Report card: Kennedy, who qualified for the PIAA championships as a freshman, has been hampered …
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WPIAL playoff soccer capsules

Girls Class AAA quarterfinals No. 9 Fox Chapel (15-2-2)  vs. No. 1 Seneca Valley (19-0) 8 p.m. Wednesday at Mars Winner plays: Winner of No. 4 Upper St. Clair/No. 5 Penn-Trafford Free kicks: Taylor Cohen scored on a header off …
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Valley News Dispatch high school roundup: Plum girls soccer team falls short

The Plum girls soccer team came within inches of another WPIAL playoff upset. A disallowed goal and two near-misses sent No. 14 Plum (10-7-2) home …
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Riverview’s Kennedy looks for 3rd straight top-10 at WPIAL cross country meet

This is the time of the year when the nerves kick in for Molly Kennedy. “My mom calls it kind of psychotic,” said the Riverview junior, who will compete in the WPIAL individual cross country championships Thursday at Cooper’s Lake …
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Valley News Dispatch Q&A: Springdale’s Austin Kline

It took Austin Kline some time to adjust to life in Springdale. He was born in Daytona Beach, Fla., and lived in Dawsonville, Ga. before …
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Valley News Dispatch high school roundup: St. Joseph earns boys soccer victory

Jesus Munoz’s second-half goal proved to be the game-winner for St. Joseph in a 2-1 boys soccer victory over Springdale on Saturday, the Spartans’ first …
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