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Former Aliquippa High School Football Captain Assaulted By Group  CBS Pittsburgh

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (KDKA)– Seven people are facing assault, harassment and other charges after a brutal attack on a former all-star and defensive tackle from ...



Rachael DelTondo murder: Did a secret lead to the killing of the Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, teacher?  CBS News

When a popular teacher was gunned down in her parents' driveway on Mother's Day 2018, a quiet Pennsylvania city was left scrambling for answers -- who ...



RUDY MROZOSKI  GoErie.com

Rudy Mrozoski Hopewell Township Rudy Mrozoski, 69, of Hopewell Twp., passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Heritage Valley Beaver. He was born in ...



Decade of Memories: Aliquippa grads from 11 classes combine for one reunion  The Times

The May 4 event at The Fez in Hopewell Township will gather classmates from Aliquippa High School classes of 1959 to 1969.



JOHN JAGGERS ROSS  Echo Pilot

John 'Jaggers' Ross Hopewell Township John "Jaggers" Ross, 85, of Hopewell Twp., passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019, two days before his 86th birthday.



Making It Official: High school football stars ink letters of intent on signing day  The Times

Aliquippa's M.J. Devonshire signed with Kentucky Wednesday morning, but he wasn't the only local athlete to put pen to paper. Here's a rundown of all the local ...



Mike Warfield guides Aliquippa to a dominating season in his first year  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mike Warfield grew up in Aliquippa, graduated from Aliquippa High School and played quarterback for the Quips. He is more than three decades removed from ...



JuJu Smith-Schuster surprises Aliquippa football team with care package  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

JuJu Smith-Schuster wants Aliquippa football players to look and feel good as they go for the PIAA Class 3A championship this weekend. The Steelers receiver ...



After upheaval, legendary Aliquippa hires its first black football coach  The Undefeated

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — At the winningest high school program in the football mother lode that is western Pennsylvania, a team that has produced multiple NFL Hall ...



Mike White: Ty Law adds to Aliquippa lore with Hall of Fame honor  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Shortly after winning a state championship in football in 1991, Aliquippa High School's Ty Law was asked about his possible college choice and goals for the ...



Will Gipson, standout Aliquippa wide receiver, commits to Pitt  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Pitt football program won't wrap up a recruiting class without a WPIAL player for, as far back as anyone can remember, the first time ever. And a standout ...



Aliquippa's Darrelle Revis among inductees to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Darrelle Revis got the call from the Hall. But this one came from Western Pennsylvania and not Canton, Ohio. Revis, a celebrated former two-sport athlete at ...



Aliquippa's Mike Warfield breathing new life into winning football program  The Times

If you want to know just how well Mike Warfield has been received by his new team at Aliquippa, just ask the players about practice. Yes, practice, the thing that ...



Aliquippa native seeking state Senate seat - News - The Times - Beaver, PA  The Times

Among the three Democrats vying to be the party's candidate in the 37th state Senate District special election on April 2 is an Aliquippa High School graduate.



State Champs: PSN Sits Down with the Aliquippa Quips  Pittsburgh Sports Now

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — Alan Saunders and Mike Vukovcan of Pittsburgh Sports Now traveled to Aliquippa High School on Wednesday and spoke with four members ...



Why Mike Zmijanac's firing at Aliquippa shouldn't be a surprise  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The news of Aliquippa High School removing Mike Zmijanac as football coach was met with disbelief by many in the world of Western Pennsylvania sports, high ...



Rachael DelTondo death: A timeline of events leading up to murder of teacher  CBS News

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. – Investigators are trying to untangle the series of events leading up to the murder of 33-year old teacher Rachael DelTondo of Aliquippa.



Aliquippa holds off Sewickley Academy in nonsection nail-biter  The Times

ALIQUIPPA – A lot could have gone wrong for the Aliquippa boys basketball team on Wednesday night as they took on Sewickley Academy.There could have ...



Parole at 76? Could happen for man who hired high school friends to kill his parents.  Allentown Morning Call

A man convicted in Beaver County with hiring classmates to kill his parents, has a chance at parole when he is 76.



Aliquippa and Derry come from different worlds, in terms of tradition  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

In terms of tradition, it's hard to think of a WPIAL football championship quite like Saturday's Class 3A final. Aliquippa vs. Derry. If it was college, it would be like ...



History lesson: Aliquippa, Cornell students among 2700 who watch Founding Fathers come alive in 'Hamilton'  The Times

PITTSBURGH — Friday morning was a traffic trap along the city's Penn Avenue and Seventh Street. School buses edged the sidewalk in yellow outside the ...



Aliquippa relics bring back memories of its amazing past  Timesonline.com

The history of Aliquippa is one of my favorite subjects to write about -- and for good reason. On average, I receive more reader questions and comments about ...



Mt. Lebanon falls in PIAA playoffs to Oscar Tshiebwe and Kennedy Catholic  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Back in November, Mt. Lebanon met Kennedy Catholic in a preseason scrimmage and it was a one-sided affair in favor of Mt. Lebanon. “They drilled us,” said ...



Ex-hoops star Herb Pope gets federal prison for armed bank robbery  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Herb Pope has plummeted from basketball star to bank robber and now federal inmate. U.S. District Judge Cathy Bissoon on Wednesday sentenced him to 48 ...



Aliquippa school board votes out longtime football coach Mike Zmijanac  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The man who has won more games than all but a dozen coaches in WPIAL football history hoped to collect another giant victory Wednesday night, but the venue ...



Histories & Mysteries: January mailbag: A preteen's sad death ends in double burial; sporting anomalies find creative beginnings from WPA, Aliquippa  The Times

Even with the excitement and preoccupation that comes with the holiday season, the readers of Histories & Mysteries were still sending in some fantastic emails ...



Communicycle to give 1000 free bikes to Beaver County children  The Times

What started as a nonprofit group that helps children fix bikes has undertaken a new mission: get 1000 Beaver County children a bicycle of their very own.



Histories & Mysteries: Beaver County's past filled with famous faces, places — and murder trial  The Times

Whether or not you follow sports, you are probably aware that the Super Bowl was played this past weekend. The big game has transcended sports at this point ...



#24STRONG: Aliquippa High School football player DiMantae Bronaugh dies after long battle with leukemia  WTAE Pittsburgh

DiMantae Bronaugh fought leukemia with the same toughness that he played football. The Aliquippa High School student's death after a long battle is prompting ...



Aliquippa community group to host football stadium fundraiser  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Aliquippa High School's Carl A. Aschman Memorial Stadium hasn't changed much since its construction 80 years ago, but a community group has ...



PSN Goes One-On-One With Aliquippa WR, Pitt Commit Will Gipson  Pittsburgh Sports Now

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — With the first National Signing Day less than one week away, Pitt has just one commit from the WPIAL, and Mike Vukovcan of Pittsburgh ...



Aliquippa's schools face the same problems as the city  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Superintendent David Wytiaz was waxing on about the good things in the school district on a recent Wednesday."I actually love what I'm doing," ...



ROBERT CHARLES CASTAGNA  GoErie.com

Robert Charles Castagna Center Township Robert Charles Castagna, 74, of Center Twp., passed away peacefully on Monday, May 6, 2019. He was born ...



Former NFL stars, Shell officials announce donation in honor of DiMantae Bronaugh - News - The Times - Beaver, PA  The Times

The athletic field house at Aliquippa High School will receive much needed updates thanks to a donation made to memorialize football player DiMantae ...



Aliquippa assistant police chief faces additional felony charge  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — The city's assistant police chief faces additional legal trouble after Beaver County detectives filed a felony charge of intercepting communications ...



The Economics of Aliquippa, PA, and the Evolution of SL Price  RealClearMarkets

Memory need not deceive, but it is mercifully selective”– C.J. Maloney, Back to the Land In 1983 All the Right Moves, a film about a high school football team ...



Playing Through the Whistle: The story of steel, football and American town Aliquippa  Sports Illustrated

Once the steel mill closed, the only source of pride in Aliquippa, Pa., was high school football. But could even star players survive the town's descent into drugs ...



Running back Avante McKenzie is a 'chief' reason for Aliquippa's success  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Senior has run for more than 4000 career yards and could be a key factor in WPIAL 3A championship against Derry.



Former Aliquippa player Mike Warfield succeeds Mike Zmijanac as coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The new Aliquippa High School football coach will be a former Aliquippa player, but it won't be Sean Gilbert. Mike Warfield agreed Monday night to become the ...



Penn Hills High School's Daequan Hardy commits to Penn State  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penn Hills High School football player Daequan Hardy made an official visit to Penn State two weekends ago, and Penn Hills coach Jon LeDonne said Hardy ...



RACHAEL DELTONDO LIVE UPDATES: Acting chief removes Aliquippa police from DelTondo investigation  WPXI Pittsburgh

UPDATE 6/14: Acting Police Chief Robert Sealock recuses the Aliquippa Police Department from the DelTondo investigation.



Local woman donates kidney to honor her late son  Observer-Reporter

On March 7, Laura Gillum, inspired by her son's gift of life to others, donated a kidney to a 39-year-old Aliquippa man who needed a transplant.



New head football coach at Pittsburgh-area power Aliquippa is a state trooper  USA TODAY High School Sports

Here's something you don't see everyday: The new football coach at Aliquippa High in Western Pennsylvania will spend more time in uniform each day than his ...



Gino Piroli: Sad passing of family and friends  The Times

It's been a while since I sat down to write a column and in the intervening period I've gone through a number of experiences: trips to the emergency room, ...



'I feel like I'm at home'  Steelers.com

Steelers fan Askew-Henry embraces shot to become a Steelers safety.



Aliquippa School District, community group accepting donations to fix up The Pit  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Aliquippa High School's 79-year-old Carl A. Aschman Memorial Stadium overlooks the city's downtown from its hillside perch just below Aliquippa ...



Obituary: Cecil Jerome Birt / civil rights activist and lawyer  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

While other kids in his Aliquippa neighborhood spent their money on comic books and candy, Cecil Birt had bigger ideas. “He would use his allowance to buy ...



RACHAEL DELTONDO: Woman shot, killed in mother's driveway; police working to determine motive  WPXI Pittsburgh

Former teacher Rachael DelTondo, 32, was shot to death in her mother's driveway late Sunday night in Aliquippa, police said.



Two Pa. high school football players charged in drug-deal killing  PennLive.com

Lawrence Reddick, Jr. Aliquippa Police say they are searching for Lawrence Reddick, Jr. He was charged in the killing of a 16-year-old boy last week, along with ...



Pa. high school football team mourns player's shocking suicide  PennLive.com

These are dark and emotional times on the Aliquippa High School football team, as players gathered to mourn the passing of one of their own this week.



JOSEPH LEWIS LEE  GoErie.com

Joseph Lewis Lee Aliquippa Joseph Lewis Lee entered this earthly home on June 9, 1937, and moved to his heavenly residence on Sunday, May 5, 2019.



NAACP banquet charges attendees to take a stand  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — Take a stand. That was the theme of Saturday night's banquet for the Beaver County chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of ...



Aliquippa football 2018: Quips say it's 'Hershey or bust' even with new coach Mike Warfield  Ellwood City Ledger

The coach is different, but the goals stay the same at Aliquippa. Mike Warfield, a former Aliquippa graduate and Central Valley assistant, takes over for Mike ...



Former high school football player sentenced for double murder  WPXI Pittsburgh

A Beaver County teenager was sentenced to decades in prison Tuesday for his September conviction for setting up a 2016 robbery that ended with two teens ...



PIAA sets Saturday basketball sites, changes Mars-Meadville Friday site  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mt. Lebanon, the WPIAL Class 6A boys basketball champion, will play powerful Kennedy Catholic Saturday afternoon at Aliquippa High School in a PIAA ...



Partner of ex-basketball star convicted of armed bank robbery pleads to two holdups  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

An Aliquippa man charged with robbing banks with the help of his half-brother, a former pro basketball player turned felon, was set to go to trial Monday in ...



ANTHONY (TONY) NATHANIEL INGRAM  Bucks County Courier Times

Anthony (Tony) Nathaniel Ingram, passed away on January 1, 2019. Born March 21, 1969, he was the son of the late Betty Ingram and Nathaniel Theodore ...



Was Aliquippa murder victim set to testify to grand jury? DA responds as homicide investigation continues  WTAE Pittsburgh

A second search warrant is requesting location information from a phone belonging to a young man who had a romantic interest in Rachael DelTondo, who was ...



BRUCE KIM KENNER  The Times

Bruce Kim Kenner, 63, of Mt. Rainer Maryland, formerly of Aliquippa passed away at his home on March 15, 2019. He was born in Rochester on May 14, 1955, ...



JUDY (URSITTI) FRENCH  GoErie.com

Judy (Ursitti) French Center Township Judy (Ursitti) French, 72, of Center Twp., passed away peacefully on May 7, 2019. She was born October 14, 1946, ...



National Signing Day: Where Pa.'s top football players are headed  PennLive.com

The early signing period for high school football players to ink their national letter of intent to play at the college level begins Wednesday and runs until Dec. 21.



Football roots run deep from Aliquippa to Super Bowl  Pittsburgh Post Gazette

New England superstar cornerback Darrelle Revis is the latest football player to carry the torch for former mill town.



Aliquippa cop faces felony charges, accused of sending inappropriate video to teen  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — Felony charges have been filed against the assistant chief of the Aliquippa Police Department after investigators learned he sent a text message ...



Ann Craig Ludwig, 82  EllwoodCity.org

Ann Craig Ludwig, 82, of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, died January 28, 2019, in her Ellwood City home, following a brief period of failing health, surrounded by ...



Aliquippa officials name interim police chief - News - The Times - Beaver, PA  The Times

An acting police chief has been officially named amid a shake-up at the Aliquippa Police Department.



Aliquippa routs Beaver Falls 36-0 - Sports - The Times  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA – Aliquippa didn't need any extra motivation as it took the field Friday night. But Beaver Falls provided some as it sprinted into Carl Aschman ...



Steeltown redemption: S.L. Price chronicles a richly detailed history of Aliquippa football  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

You won't see the starters on the Aliquippa High School football team running en masse onto the gridiron before a home game. Each runs out separately, ...



Former Aliquippa football star Sean Gilbert a finalist to be new coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Aliquippa High School is close to hiring a replacement for football coach Mike Zmijanac, and one of the finalists is Sean Gilbert, one of Aliquippa's all-time greats ...



Peer testifies against defendant in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — A former Aliquippa High School student testified he witnessed the planning of a robbery-turned-homicide and spoke to the alleged shooter moments ...



Police seek Facebook data in Aliquippa teacher's slaying  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Authorities are examining the Facebook accounts of three people who are connected to slain Aliquippa teacher Rachael DelTondo as part of the ongoing ...



Former state Rep. Vince Biancucci remembered as 'a friend to many'  The Times

Former state Rep. Vince Biancucci, who died on Saturday, was remembered by friends Wednesday as a dedicated musician, a consummate family man, ...



Perfection: Aliquippa wins Class AA championship, finishes season undefeated  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Aliquippa is only the 13th boys team from the WPIAL to finish a season with a perfect record.



Aliquippa football scores early, shuts out New Castle to open season  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- There were a few sloppy first-game mistakes, but Aliquippa opened the season with a convincing 24-0 win over New Castle in Week Zero.



School-based mental health services on the rise in Beaver County  Timesonline.com

When Beaver County's school districts opened their doors last fall, only two offered on-site mental health care services for students.By the time students leave for ...



Robert Eugene Lytle | Obituaries  Standard-Examiner

July 22, 1942 ~ April 24, 2019. Robert Eugene Lytle, 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 at his home. He was ...



Teen found guilty in Aliquippa double shooting  WPXI Pittsburgh

The jury in a Beaver County murder trial went home Thursday night after deliberating for a second day without reaching a verdict.



After several stops, Aliquippa's Chucky Humphries receiving D-I interest at Harcum College  Timesonline.com

From West Liberty, W. Va., to Lakeland, Fla., to Bryn Mawr, Pa., Chucky Humphries has been everywhere, man. Or at least it seems like he's committed to play ...



Part II: The life and slow death of a former Pennsylvania steel town  Washington Post

Part II of In Sight's in-depth coverage of Pennsylvania steel town Aliquippa explores the community residing on both sides of the town's tracks and looks at how, ...



WPIAL football teams are branching out of state for 2018 season openers  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Nine WPIAL teams are playing out-of-state opponents on the opening weekend of the season, including Pine-Richland against the No. 1 team in the country.



Football - The Times - Beaver, PA  Timesonline.com

News and notes from the high school sports scene: Riverside golf phenom Skyler Fox has yet to receive a major-college scholarship offer. But that might change ...



Power Five commitment recap: Nov. 24-30  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is less than one month away and some of the most talented prospects in the 2019 recruiting cycle are announcing ...



Aliquippa leans on defense in season-opening win over Blackhawk  The Times

ALIQUIPPA — With a full off season to prepare, Aliquippa boys basketball coach Dwight Hines was able to instill his philosophy into his squad. It's one his ...



TribLive HSSN ranks the top 7 wide receivers in WPIAL history — No. 1 - Trib HSSN  Tribune-Review

Did you ever wonder how you would rank the top high school football players in WPIAL history So did the staff at the TribLive High School Sports Network.



Here are the top high school football games in the area in Week 2  Timesonline.com

Aliquippa (2-0) at Beaver (2-0)7:30 p.m. Friday at Pat Tarquinio Field at Gypsy Glen StadiumOf the 75 WPIAL football teams that have played two games, Beaver ...



Both sides rest in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — When questioned about inconsistencies in his testimony, a witness to a double homicide affirmed he was a witness and not a party to the crime.



'Violence creates hate': Local student essays recognized during Martin Luther King banquet Sunday  The Times

CENTER TWP. — Martin Luther King Jr. influenced innumerable people during his 39 years of life, and even more to this day. But perhaps most notable is how ...



Central Valley QB coach Mike Warfield replaces Mike Zmijanac as Aliquippa coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Warfield, 48, was a volunteer assistant under Zmijanac for a few seasons. He has been the quarterbacks coach at Central Valley High School the past four ...



Aliquippa to vote on replacing Mike Zmijanac as football coach  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mike Zmijanac is one of the most successful coaches in the history of WPIAL football, winning numerous titles and bringing national attention to the Aliquippa ...



'Queen Aliquippa' returned to family of painter - Lifestyle - The Times  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- Alice Kirby never thought she would reunite with a particular painting her father created early in his life.At 19 years old, Charles Williams, Kirby's ...



For coach Mike Zmijanac, it was Aliquippa or war  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

S.L. Price's new book on Aliquippa, “Playing Through the Whistle,” takes a deep dive into the career of Zmijanac, the Quips and much more.



KC's Tshiebwe named Gatorade Pa. Player of the Year  Sharonherald

CHICAGO – In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company announced Oscar Tshiebwe of Kennedy Catholic High as ...



Ex-Aliquippa High School and Seton Hall basketball star guilty of bank robbery  Tribune-Review

A western Pennsylvania high school basketball prospect who later starred at Seton Hall, has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank last year. Herb Pope Jr., 28, ...



Autopsy photos shown in Aliquippa double-homicide trial  The Times

BEAVER — Graphic autopsy photos, for the first time in the case of an Aliquippa double homicide, were shown in open court Thursday. The images were ...



Pa. mayor tackles teen with gun near high school  PennLive.com

Upon seeing a teen with a gun walking near a high school, a Pa. mayor swings into action rather than waiting for police.



Aliquippa native, former NFL player arrested on drug charges  Timesonline.com

ALIQUIPPA -- A former National Football League cornerback and Aliquippa High School standout was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with 53 felony ...



Will Gipson ready for first start as Aliquippa quarterback  The Times

Now that Eli Kosanovich is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury, Will Gipson steps in as Aliquippa's starting quarterback. ALIQUIPPA -- When ...



WVU Recruiting Roundup: Countdown To Signing Day – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage  Blue Gold News

With college football's early signing period (Dec. 19-21) quickly approaching, West Virginia is putting together some of the final pieces for its class of 2019 puzzle ...



Kaezon Pugh on his transfer from Pitt to Howard: "It's the best fit for me"  The Times

Other than the fact he didn't like playing defensive end and at times weighed as much as 263 pounds, Kaezon Pugh doesn't have anything negative to say about ...



Mississippi State unlocking power in SEC with strength coach Anthony Piroli - Sports - The Times - Beaver, PA  The Times

Last November when Mississippi State hired Joe Moorhead, the new football coach vowed to elevate the Bulldogs from "good to great." As he tries to make good ...



Former Penn State Wide Receiver Derek Moye Named Western Beaver High School Head Coach  Roar Lions Roar

The 30-year-old has been coaching high school football for a few seasons.



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