DuBOIS — DuBois Area High School senior Hali Murray walked into Principal Brian Weible’s office one day and he gave her some exciting news — she had been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a Certificate of Excellence from The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, and with a Pr…

CLEARFIELD — Aaron M. Barton, 36, of Karthaus, who is accused of illegally selling prescription painkillers to a confidential informant waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge James Glass Wednesday at Centralized Court held at the Clearfield County Jail.

CLEARFIELD — Joyce T. Vanelli, 51, of Coalport, who is accused of stealing checks from her mother and forging her name to steal $3,463, waived her right to a preliminary hearing before Magiste…

DuBOIS — The Penn State DuBois baseball team played its first home games of the season over the weekend and split a pair of doubleheaders against Mercyhurst North East and Keuka College at Showers Field.

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DuBOIS — Between social media and 24-hour news cycles these days, any athlete or team that wins or does something special — no matter the sport — can quickly become a household name.


DuBOIS — After being forced to forfeit half the season last year, the Penn State DuBois will be looking to build the program more in its second year of existence in 2018.

BROCKWAY — Motivation and drive come from different sources for different athletes, and for Brockway senior Carter Adams, his came from watching the journey of a former Rover standout to get b…


HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Monday:

Health and wellness experts explain why some of the hottest fitness trends for 2018 are reflections of classic workouts

Blanche Smith, Brockway American legion Auxiliary Post #95 secretary, Blanche made and donated an etched mirror to the Brockway American Legion. The inscription reads: “Veterans of Vietnam Era, Post #95, Brockway, PA.”

DETROIT (AP) — Alondra Alvarez lives about five minutes from her high school on Detroit's southwest side but she drives there instead of walking because her mother fears for her safety. Once the 18-year-old enters the building, her surroundings take on a more secure feel almost immediately a…

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Sheriff's Department mishandled an investigation into the 2015 death of a man restrained by deputies at the jail and must change its disciplinary and investigative process, a law enforcement watchdog agency said in a blistering report Monday that focused new attentio…

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations said Monday it received official notification of the Philippines' decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court, a move that follows the tribunal's announcement of a preliminary probe of drug suspect killings under the president.

A magazine caught my eye as I entered the break room at the Courier Express office in DuBois. There was a photo of a luscious peach pie on the front cover. A closer look and I realized the picture was of a slice of “Freezer Peach Pie” with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top.

In case you haven’t heard the news, that I had a “big” birthday earlier this month. You would be an exception around here if you hadn’t heard because my family went way overboard in spreading the word on all sorts of today’s media. I’ve never seen such a pile of greeting cards and more keep …

A simplified overview of a day in the life of a Pennsylvania black bear can be described as, “They can go wherever they want, whenever they want, because they can.” The description is accurate for the most part. However a disclaimer needs to be applied, in a word, it’s hibernation.

Scott Wagner’s confrontational style was on full display during a testy GOP gubernatorial debate in Harrisburg last week, but a “bold message” he delivered just a few days earlier was conspicuously absent.