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Propels leave the lights on to showcase their after-school activities

By Patrick Cloonan
Propel McKeesport and Propel Homestead carried out a national initiative on Thursday by celebrating what kids can do when classes conclude. “‘Lights On’ is a …

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Clairton runs past Leechburg for PIAA record

Leechburg coach Mark George can take solace in the fact his Blue Devils held Clairton to its lowest point total this season. But 54 points were more than enough for the Bears as the No. 2 team in WPIAL Class …
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East Allegheny caps season with win

Deon Smith threw for 186 yards and a touchdown and ran for 137 yards and another score to lead East Allegheny (4-5, 4-5) to an 18-0 victory at Carlynton (0-9, 0-9) in the WPIAL Class AA Century Conference on Friday …
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BVA enters playoffs with 3 straight wins

Heads held high. That’s how the Belle Vernon Area football team will be heading into the WPIAL playoffs. The Leopards downed their Route 51 rivals, …
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After sluggish 1st half, McKeesport rolls past Kiski Area

McKeesport and Kiski Area’s matchup Friday night became the tale of two halves. Kiski Area kept pace with  No. 5 McKeesport in the first half, but the Tigers (8-1, 7-1) left the Cavaliers behind in the second half for a …
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Penn-Trafford remains unbeaten, shuts out Norwin

There are a lot of words that can be used to describe the Penn-Trafford football team’s regular season. Perfect can be added to the list. …
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Serra Catholic snaps 28-game losing streak with 38-36 victory over Wilkinsburg

There usually isn’t much to celebrate when a team finishes a season 1-8. But that’s not the case for Serra Catholic. The Eagles snapped a …
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Murray carries Steel Valley into WPIAL playoffs

It has been an unspectacular season for a Steel Valley football team that at times has looked pretty special. After winning their first three games, the Ironmen since have been meandering their way to alternating wins and losses. The pattern …
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Running back depth, defense carries Thomas Jefferson past West Mifflin

Thomas Jefferson coach Bill Cherpak has been saying all season how deep and talented his stable of running backs is. Austin Kemp prevented anybody from …
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