Observer Todayhttp://www.observertoday.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 19:39:18 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 19:39:18 EDT a football pioneer of a friendship that was started over 40 years ago in a club in Oakland, Calif., I was fortunate to meet and talk to one of Pro Football's pioneers, if only for a few minutes. Being ordered to spend at least five days on a U.S.Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTIn Memory: Remembering area war veterans's note: This is the second of two parts. Many wars have been fought for many different reasons. Some will say that we don't need wars. There always is a way to prevent a war.Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCpl. Ignatius J. Olewski, U.S. Army's note: This is the first of two parts. Ignatius J. Olewski was a member of the United States Army Company H 115th Infantry Division, 29th Regiment. He was a Corporal with a pay grade of E-.Sun, 6 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSgt. Edward Payne Topliffe, U.S. Army Edward Payne Topliffe was born June 5, 1916. He was the son of Mabel (Payne) and Edgar Topliffe. He was the brother of Donald Topliffe and the sister of Marjorie (Topliffe) King. He and his first wife Cora had a daughter Julie.Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTCharles Ervin Johnston, served in two World Wars (''Charlie") Ervin Johnston of Brocton was born on Oct. 17, 1897, in Reynoldsville, Pa. He enlisted in the Marine Corps during World War I and was to be sent to Europe.Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT