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

By Chuck Biedka 9:45 p.m.
A 65-year-old Buffalo Township grandmother faces as many as 10 years in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from …

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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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VND High school notebook: Deer Lakes senior scores 7 goals

Deer Lakes hockey player Mitchell Rupprecht had his own personal stairway to seven last week. Rupprecht kept shooting, and the puck kept going in. The …
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West Shamokin spoils Ford City festivities

A night that began as a celebration for Ford City football ended with one for West Shamokin. Wolves quarterback Alex Lasslo scored both touchdowns and …
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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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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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Playoff experience pays off for Kittanning in preliminary round win over Elizabeth Forward

Kittanning has been in tight playoff games before, and that experience showed in this year’s postseason opener. Junior outside hitter Taylar Wolfe had a match-high 12 kills and added three aces to lead the Wildcats to a 3-0 WPIAL Class …
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Plum slow-pitch earns sweep in regular-season finale

The Plum varsity slow-pitch softball team enters the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Softball League playoffs Saturday with some momentum after a home sweep of Mt. Pleasant to close out the regular season. Game one went the way of the Mustangs, who …
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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, Fla. and lived in Dawsonville, Ga. before moving …
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Freeport’s Clawson claims 3rd at PIAA golf

YORK — Freeport junior Audrey Clawson knew she had to put together another solid round if she hoped to return home with a Class AA gold medal from the PIAA golf championships. But Clawson had to settle for her best …
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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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