Shelby McAllister of Washington gets out of the limo Friday during Night to Shine, a prom for special-needs teens and young adults. It was sponsored by Tim Tebow Foundation at The Bible Chapel in McMurray.
Jeanne Marie Laskas, noted author of “Concussion,” talks with Congressman Tim Murphy at the conclusion of “An Evening with Jeanne Marie Laskas,” held in Peters Township Middle School Friday night. The event sponsored by Peters Township Public Library was moved to the middle school because of interest in the author. More than 300 people attended the event.
Chartiers-Houston’s A.J. Myers looks for room as Charleroi’s Eric Tedrow defends Saturday in a WPIAL Class AA preliminary round game at Trinity High School. Myers scored a career-high 42 points for the Bucs. Standing in the background is Charleroi head coach Bill Wiltz.
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Children peer from a partially destroyed home in Aleppo, Syria, this week. The fighting around Syria’s largest city of Aleppo has brought government forces closer to the Turkish border than at any point in recent years, routing rebels from key areas and creating a humanitarian disaster as tens of thousands of people flee.
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In this Aug. 2, 1985, photo, Donald Trump, right, New York real estate magnates Stephen Ross, left, and USFL Commissioner Harry L. Usher participate in a news conference in New York to discuss the agreement they reached in principle to merge the Houston Gamblers and New Jersey Generals football franchises.
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Drivers, including Brian Vickers (14) and Ryan Blaney (21), line up on pit road waiting to go out on the track during a practice session for the NASCAR Daytona 500 Saturday in Daytona Beach, Fla.
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Bruno Mars performs “Uptown Funk” during halftime of Super Bowl 50 last week in Santa Clara, Calif. The song is Grammy-nominated for Record of the Year.
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The Rotary Club of Monongahela and the Ringgold Interact Club are co-hosting a Bubble Soccer Tournament March 12 to raise money to support their community service activities. The double-elimination tournament will begin at 8 a.m. in the Ringgold High School gym. Games will be 15 minutes long, and teams will consist of five players 13 to 18 years old. All players must submit a release of claim form signed by a parent or guardian. Tennis shoes are required to participate, and gloves are recommended. Registration fee is $10 per player or $50 per team, with checks made payable to the Rotary Club of Monongahela. Teams can register at Charleroi Federal Savings Bank, 1220 W. Main St., Monongahela; Debra Mangino’s Hair Designs, 909 W. Main St., Monongahela; or with William Callaway, Ringgold Interact faculty sponsor, at email@example.com. Deadline to register is Feb. 29. Admission for spectators is $3, payable at the door. After the tournament is completed, an open-play session will be held for all ages. Cost is $5 per person. Refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the day, and a Chinese auction and 50/50 drawing also will be held. For more information, contact Debra Mangino at 724-518-5486 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Tom Graney at 724-258-3200 or email@example.com. Steve Dragan, a member of the Rotary Club of Monongahela, inspects the bubbles for the Bubble Soccer Tournament. Each year, the Rotary Club of Monongahela awards post-secondary scholarships to Ringgold High School seniors, hosts a Senior Boys Luncheon for Ringgold students and adopts a needy family each Christmas. The Ringgold Interact Club annually hosts a Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, a U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive and a Thanksgiving canned food drive for the Monongahela Food Pantry.
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