BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The world economy is getting shakier by the day, the Amazon has burned its way to the center of the climate change debate, and the leaders of the world's leading democracies will sit around a single table, theoretically charged with coming up with solutions for the bi…

An Oil City woman whose legacy included an unusual talent - the ability to gather men and women of all ages together and take them on a social excursion - will be eulogized next month by her fellow travelers.


St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Knox will hold a concert featuring Walter Santos at 7 p.m. today. The concert will feature doo-wop music with an uplifting verse and message and will allow the audience an opportunity to dance.

NEW YORK (AP) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China rattled investors.

The Pittsburgh regional office of the Department of Veterans Affairs will hold a claims clinic from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the VA outpatient clinic in Franklin.

The Oil Region Alliance of Business, Industry and Tourism will honor Allan Montgomery, a former Franklin resident, as its volunteer of the year, and Benson Memorial Library in Titusville as its partner of the year during its annual membership meeting Thursday, Sept. 19.

CLARION TOPS - Eleven members of the Clarion TOPS Chapter 742 met Monday. Prepared lunch meat was the forbidden food for the week.

BIRTHDAYS - The following residents at Sugar Creek Station are celebrating birthdays next month: Marvis Hoover, Sept. 1; Patty Long, Sept. 2; Mary Lou Tanner, Sept. 3; Audine Counselman and Peggy Bean, both on Sept. 12; Fred Lepley, Sept. 15; Larry Zimmerman, Sept. 20; Richard Foster and Kar…