BROCKWAY — The German-American Partnership Program (GAPP) gives a group of German exchange students a chance to experience what American life is like, focusing on such activities as visiting New York City, high school, Easter, shopping, and petting a chicken.

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DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings April 12.

A 42-year-old Sykesville man has been charged in connection with an assault on a woman at a Sandy Township convenience store in April of last year, according to a criminal complaint filed at D…


DuBOIS — To say the Brookville softball program has struggled against DuBois over the years would be an understatement, but for the the second time in three seasons the Lady Raiders made the trip up Interstate 80 and stunned the Lady Beavers on their home field.

DuBOIS — Despite a fairly good start, the DuBois Area High School boys’ volleyball team just couldn’t put together enough momentum to score a second victory over Bishop Guilfoyle as it fell to…


BROOKVILLE — For the Brookville Raiders baseball team, it was a case of how one finishes a game being the most important factor in a game.


CLINTON, Iowa (AP) -- John Jones and Logan Farrar scored on an error in the eighth inning to help the Beloit Snappers secure a 5-4 victory over the Clinton LumberKings on Monday.


SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 22, 2019--Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced digital component solutions, today announced an industry-leading enhancement to its mid-power LED package – the LM301H – for horticulture applications, such as greenhouse and vertical…

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the world of autonomous vehicles, Pittsburgh, Phoenix and Silicon Valley are bustling hubs of development and testing. But ask those involved in self-driving vehicles when we might actually see them carrying passengers in every city, and you'll get an almost universal an…

Speech ­— even in this age of social media — is still humanity's most important means of communication. The spoken word is the way the vast majority of people on our planet express their wants and needs.

Members of the Bennetts Valley Senior Center held their monthly Birthday Bash in March. The afternoon was spent playing Left Right Center, scat and socializing. The March honorees, Gerry Quickel and Gail Arrowood, received many well wishes and a great Happy Birthday tribute sung by their man…

Pictured are Landon Buchanan, 11, and his father Justin, presenting a check to Sharon Pearce of “Women at the Well Ministries” in Corsica. Landon raised funds through a Golden Gloves boxing tournament, held March 16 in DuBois, to donate to the faith-based organization.

The St. Marys Rotary Club recognized Baird Bankovic and Nathan Caggiano for their work and help with the club’s auction held this past February. Baird and Nathan were presented with Walmart gift cards. Bankovic and Caggiano are pictured with Rotarian Vern Kreckel III and club President Betty…

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The fight for the direction of the Democratic Party played out in prime time on Monday as some of the party's leading presidential contenders debated health care, college debt and whether President Donald Trump should be impeached.

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the world of autonomous vehicles, Pittsburgh, Phoenix and Silicon Valley are bustling hubs of development and testing. But ask those involved in self-driving vehicles when we might actually see them carrying passengers in every city, and you'll get an almost universal an…

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The leader of an armed group that has been detaining asylum-seeking families from Central America near the Mexican border said two years ago that he was training supporters to assassinate Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and billionaire Democratic supporter George Soros,…

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea confirmed Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un will soon visit Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin in a summit that comes at a crucial moment for tenuous diplomacy meant to rid the North of its nuclear arsenal.

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Zelenskiy's landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential election has thrust a comedian and political novice into the middle of the most dangerous flashpoint between Moscow and the West since the end of the Cold War.

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Tensions escalated in Sudan on Monday after talks broke down between protesters and the country's military rulers, who called for the reopening of roads blocked by sit-ins established during the uprising that drove President Omar al-Bashir from power.

A common greeting on Christmas cards and other notes might say, “Another year has passed and here we are again!” In our case, that very thing has passed – another year has passed … since we celebrated our wedding anniversary the last time. Evelyn and I were married on the 4th of April and th…

What makes a memory take hold and stay with us? Over the years I’ve talked to people who remember what they were doing when JFK was killed. I’m not talking about people who were adults at that time but those who were children such as I. I was a toddler then and no I don’t remember where I wa…

With warmer weather more people are on the move – walking, jogging, running, etc. Many of us want to lose some weight before summer and short season arrives and still others need to watch what they eat for medical reasons.

A team I was on won a trivia contest the other week. I mean, I love the idea of trivia – my head is full of useless knowledge and trivia is a chance to bring that out. This event has inspired me to write a column about little-known facts.