DuBOIS — Eleven DuBois Area High School students were delegates to the International Thespian Society Pennsylvania State Conference on Nov. 29-Dec. 1. The conference was hosted by North Penn High School.

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

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CLARION — The second day of the Damien Ditz murder trial proceeded yesterday at the Clarion County Courthouse — without the defendant.

DuBOIS — Sandy Township Police have filed driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substances charges against a 63-year-old DuBois man as a result of a minor two-vehicle accident o…

DuBOIS — A Penfield man and a woman face charges following a domestic dispute which occurred at 7:48 p.m. on Nov. 27 at 15233 Bennetts Valley Highway, according to a criminal complaint filed N…

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DuBOIS — The DuBois Christian School boys basketball battled Calvary Christian Academy for three quarters Monday night in its home opener, but in the end the Meckley Brothers (Shane and Noah) proved too much to handle as the Patriots pulled away for a 59-37 victory.

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DuBOIS — Coming off three straight road victories to start the season, the DuBois Christian School girls basketball team showed some nerves in front of more familiar faces Monday in its 34-14 …

ST. MARYS — The Elk County Catholic High School girls’ basketball team joins a host of other area teams that find themselves in similar situations this season –a decided lack of varsity experience.

ST. MARYS — The burden of carrying streaks can be cumbersome, but the Elk County Catholic High School boys’ basketball team will hope to start some of their own this season.

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CTI Foods LLC is recalling about 29,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat pork and poultry sausage links that may be contaminated with "extraneous materials," specifically pieces of metal, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service.

As it gets chillier, you may notice the cooler weather has begun to wreak havoc on your skin, hair and nails. While cold temperatures can definitely play a role in this, it’s also possible that your diet has something to do with it.

As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.

LORETTO — Hannah Kraus of St. Marys helped the Saint Francis University Shields School of Business Fed Challenge team compete in the Philadelphia Fed District College Federal Reserve Challenge competition on Nov. 7-8. Members of the presenting team traveled to Lehigh University and Lafayette…

Christmas is only a couple weeks away. And this year our sister newspaper, the Jeffersonian Democrat is decorated for the season.

WASHINGTON — A word can be worth a thousand pictures. In the movie “Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer,” the mild word “snip” describes what the camera, demonstrating the eloquence of reticence, does not show in gory detail: Kermit Gosnell’s use of scissors to cut the spin…

We’ve entered the holiday season, that magical time of the year that causes a child’s eyes to light up with wonder as they spy houses decorated with Christmas lights, trees with boughs hung with baubles galore and of course the sight of that old jolly elf – Santa.

With all the political tension and social evolution we are experiencing now, it is no wonder that anxiety disorders “are the most common mental illness in the United States” (Medicalnewstoday.com). I think this is why we are seeing an increase in hate crimes. Anxiety can lead to fear, and fe…