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Alleged Mon Valley heroin trafficker arrested

By Stacy Wolford
A Crawford County woman who police consider a source of heroin trafficking in the Mon Valley is accused of biting a Monessen police officer Tuesday ...

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BV Area boys’ lineup wide open

Belle Vernon Area boys’ soccer coach John Kerekes and his team are in a rare place heading into the 2015 season. Rare as in the …
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Improvement a goal for Bentworth this season

When Ron Skiles was hired as Bentworth football coach shortly before the 2014 season, he was back in familiar territory. After all, it is his third stint as the school’s coach. He led the team from 1981-88 and again from …
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California Area football players fall ill

Four California Area football players were hospitalized with dehydration symptoms Monday during the team’s first two-a-day practice session. All four were taken to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, one by emergency medical helicopter. First-year coach Darrin Dillow said the …
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Cougars poised for another big season

In five years as Charleroi Area girls’ soccer coach, Jim Rue has built a successful program. Rue has led the Cougars to a 60-28-5 record …
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New coach brings energy to Elizabeth Forward program

First-year coach Mike Collodi brings an energetic dynamic to the field. Collodi said as a coach, sometimes you have to change how you approach different …
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After standout junior season, Frazier’s Patterson looking for bigger, better things

Frazier senior Hunter Patterson has basically done it all for the Commodores on the football field. From throwing touchdown passes to finding the end zone …
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HSFB preview: New coaches set to lead teams to victory

There’s a first-year head coach in the WPIAL who’s leading a Class A program, but most everybody already knows his name. Meet coach Jason Gildon. The former Steelers linebacker was hired in February to coach Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic. Most …
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Expectations remain high at Ringgold

With experienced returnees comes high expectations. That’s what Ringgold head coach Nick Milchovich is dealing with at Ringgold. Even though Nico Law is no longer …
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Everly steps in as full-time starter under center for Yough

A year ago, the Yough football team went through a winless season as there was a transition in the team’s roster. The Cougars had made the WPIAL Class AA quarterfinals in 2013 but after losing the majority of its roster, …
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