DuBOIS — Volunteering may not have been part of Manda Shaw’s life while growing up, but her husband, Chris J. Shaw, modeled it to her, said 2018 Silver Ribbon Committee Chairwoman Claudia “Cookie” Jacobson.

BROOKVILLE — Two former nursing home aides accused of abusing two residents of Laurelbrooke Landing were sentenced to time in the Jefferson County Jail Wednesday.

DuBOIS — Michael W. Miles, 40, DuBois, has been charged by DuBois City Police with a felony count of possession of a controlled substance, contraband/inmate and a misdemeanor count of intentio…


DuBOIS — If Thursday night’s Brookville-DuBois Central Catholic volleyball match had been a prize fight, the Lady Cardinals would have been on the verge of a 10-count and a knockout loss.

BROCKWAY — We’re now a month into the high school football season, with that opening four-game stretch setting the stage for some key matchups over the second-half of the year.

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Former President Barack Obama will be in Philadelphia today to stump for Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, Gov. Tom Wolf, and other Democrats on the ballot this fall.

FREIBURG, Alemania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--sep. 21, 2018--El consejo de supervisión de Jedox AG, proveedor líder de software de inteligencia empresarial y planificación empresarial, nombró a Florian Winterstein para el cargo de gerente general, que ejercerá a partir del 2 de octubre de 2018. Este …

Jonathan “Jon” Levitt spent the last years of his promising young life battling the grips of a merciless addiction to opioids. Jon was an attractive and athletic young man. He excelled in sports, particularly hockey, was academically successful throughout his high school years, with a particular fondness for history, and was a gifted artist. By all accounts, Jon was the son most people dream of raising.

Flavorings used in e-cigarettes harm blood vessel cells in a way that could trigger future heart damage, according to a study published recently in the journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.

The dilemma is all too familiar: It’s Monday morning, and you walk into your office to see someone has left a big box of donuts in the break room. Then, your coworker tells you there will be cake later, for yet another birthday celebration.

Research shows certain risk factors can increase the chances of developing cancer. Some of these factors, such as tobacco use, can be controlled. Others, like age and family history, are beyond our control, so F.F. Thompson Hospital is now offering cancer genetic testing to empower patients in minimizing risk.

DuBOIS — Rachel K. Young of DuBois and Jordan D. Cole of Williamsport announce the birth of a son at 9:50 a.m. Sept. 6, 2018, at Penn Highlands Healthcare DuBois. 

BROCKWAY — The Brockway American Legion Post 95 will hold a spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. The public is welcome.

Shown are four generations of the Doris Larson family. From left are: Betsy Larson, grandmother, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; Doris Larson, great-grandmother, of DuBois, holding August Bean Rolle; and Drew Rolle, father, of Brooklyn, N.Y.

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California was criticized Friday by his Democratic rival in the November election after a photograph on social media showed the congressman next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has rallied Arkansans to re-elect a Republican congressman for a third term, saying the Trump administration can only continue its conservative agenda with the support of a Republican Congress.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution to support tougher U.N. action against peacekeepers who fail to protect civilians, including by sending them home and refusing to pay their governments.

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Suspects in the Greek murder trial stemming from the fatal beating of 22-year-old American tourist Bakari Henderson have appeared in court for the opening of proceedings, but the session has been postponed until Sept. 27 due to procedural issues.

It’s only taken 13 years, but Pennsylvania is finally starting to pre-qualify people for a new enhanced identification card.

I remarked to Dad the other day that the lawns are still so nice and green. Usually at this time of the year we are beginning to see brown spots, or with persistent hot weather entire lawns begin to go brown.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — At the time — though the world was weary of war — no one thought the way the British army and its Arab allies swung into Syria would be forgotten.

Monkey see, monkey do. According to the web it’s a saying from the 1920s that has its origin in ancient West Africa. Basically, it’s the act of doing or believing something someone else has done or thought without actually thinking about it. The Internet has given this saying a new life way …