MORRISDALE — Morris Township families with kids will have something to look forward to in the upcoming months in Allport, as the Allport Community Center playground is starting to take shape. Resident Len Coval said years ago, the former Allport Community Center building was torn down and th…

FALLS CREEK — One cause. One night. It is time once again for the Grady’s Decision DuBois Area Diaper Party.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

CLEARFIELD — Jason Merritts, 37, of Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, who is accused of participating in a drug ring responsible for distributing $1.5 million worth of crystal methamphetamine…

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases at sentencing court for the month of September:

BROCKWAY — Brockway jumped out to a 3-0 lead on the way to a 5-1 victory over Elk County Catholic at Frank Varischetti Field Thursday night.

BROCKWAY — A pair of goals in the span of 30 seconds in the first half propelled Brockway to a 6-0 victory over visiting Elk County Catholic at Frank Varischetti Field Thursday.

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DuBOIS — The DuBois volleyball team used a strong all-around effort to roll past Central Mountain in straight sets 25-16, 25-10, 25-13 Thursday night.

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BROOKVILLE — Considering it took two overtimes to decide the winner the first time Brookville and DuBois Central Catholic met in boys’ soccer, it wasn’t a surprise that the rematch was a hard-…

With just two games remaining in the regular season, Tri-County Area teams enter Week 8, some looking to continue their strong seasons, while others look to end the year on a high note after t…

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Luigi’s Ristorante in Clymer is extending an invitation to the Indiana County community to help celebrate its “United Way Days” fundraising event from Oct. 23 through 28.

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Armstrong Power has donated $6,000 to enable the Indiana Free Library to purchase two Early Literacy Stations for children ages 2-10 which offer 42 software programs aimed at skill-building and early literacy.

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Justice Department unsealed criminal charges detailing a yearslong effort by a Russian troll farm to "sow division and discord in the U.S. political system," it was the first federal case alleging continued foreign interference in U.S. elections.

It’s right around the corner. That’s right — flu season. And like clockwork, the familiar muscle aches, coughs, chills, headaches, runny noses, sneezes and sore throats return, too. With the kids back in school, there’s also a much greater chance that they could catch a bug and bring it home to share with the rest of the family.

It’s autumn, and the markets are filled with a harvest of carrots, parsnips beets and turnips, loaded with fiber and vitamin C. But how do you eat these rich root vegetables? Chef Jeffory McLean, of the New York Wine and Culinary Institute, offers some tips on buying and preparing seasonal root vegetables, just in time for comfort food.

It’s said that a positive attitude is essential to health and wellness. Keeping a positive attitude in the face of great obstacles — tragedy, anger, violence, illness or hardship — is life’s toughest challenge. Hank Commodore has a simple, unfailing solution: Humble yourself with wisdom, and practice love and kindness to humankind.

DuBOIS — The DuBois Area Historical Society’s 11th Annual Spirit of DuBois Lantern Walk didn’t get off to a good start. Torrential rain greeted everyone arriving at the host site, the John E. DuBois Hose Company.

DuBOIS — LibraryThing will be the topic of the DuBois Area Historical Society’s Genealogy Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m. in the Penn State DuBois Library located in the Hiller Building.

CLEARFIELD — The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging Inc. will be hosting an eight-week program entitled A Matter of Balance. The program is approved by the Administration on Aging (AoA) and the National Council on the Aging (NCOA).

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday.

ELKO, Nevada (AP) — President Donald Trump says he will exit a landmark arms control agreement the United States signed with the former Soviet Union. He says Russia is violating the pact and it's preventing the U.S. from developing new weapons.

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish voters are casting ballots in local elections that are the first nationwide test of support for the conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union leaders.

One hundred years ago ... the exact date may never be known (reports differ between Oct. 1, Oct. 8 or Oct. 10), but it was 100 years ago this October that the first officer from the DuBois area was killed in WWI.

With the mid-term elections next month, I have been pondering the effect of social media on the 2016 election and wondering how it will affect things in November. The more I think about it, the more I am convinced of the truth in the words uttered by an admired philosopher of my youth, Pogo,…