BROOKVILLE — Learning to play an instrument can be time consuming but practice and determination can make a sweet sound flow from that clarinet or trumpet. Playing a brand new song with that instrument while moving forwards, backwards or sideways, not to mention keeping track of other musica…
BROOKVILLE — An overview of the Brookville Area School District’s new comprehensive plan was presented Monday night to the school board. Superintendent Robin Fillman said that the plan outlines goals for the next 3 to 5 years, as mandated by the state.
SYKESVILLE — Maria Zaffuto, a member of the Sykesville Fair Board, grew up with the Sykesville Ag and Youth Fair, and she believes it is getting “bigger and better” every year.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Like many young men, Joe Pascuzzo works alongside his dad at their family business, Bob’s Sales and Service, and coaches a youth football team. But last month he did something most people only dream about – running with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.
BROOKVILLE — A dog park was proposed at the Brookville Borough Council meeting last Tuesday, August 7. Molly McNutt brought the idea before the council, along with some of the benefits that having a dog park would have for man’s best friend.
REYNOLDSVILLE — The challenge seems simple enough – eat a sandwich in 48 minutes and you get it for free. The catch is the sandwich is 48 inches long and weighs about 9 pounds. If you don’t eat in the time allotted, you pay $59.99.
BROCKWAY — As Apple becomes the first trillion-dollar-value company, some of its iPads will be assisting firefighters protect their communities.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — The Punxsutawney community is keeping a high school student’s legacy alive through a full-kourt fundraiser in her honor.
Brookville Equipment celebrated 100 years of business on Friday, August 3 by having a half day of work and a gathering in their parking lot for some fun. The workers came in to clean up the shop in the morning to prepare for the open tours that were given that afternoon.
BROOKVILLE — Peggy Gilbert started knitting when every parent’s worst nightmare came true for her and her family. Her son Justin was diagnosed with leukemia at 16 years old. She began knitting so she had something to do with her hands while spending so much time in the hospital.
REYNOLDSVILLE — Jeff Tech vo-tech will welcome one of its own Reynoldsville residents into its full-time teaching circle this upcoming school year.
BROOKVILLE — Knocking Cancer off the Board is the theme for the 2018 Relay for Life, which will be held this Saturday, August 4, at Brookville’s Town Square.
REYNOLDSVILLE — Jeff Tech vo-tech has been approved to participate in the Community Eligibility Provision program, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.
Following a year-long investigation into multiple cases involving the distribution of dangerous drugs in Jefferson County, the Pennsylvania State Police Troop C vice unit, assisted by elements of the Jefferson County Drug Task Force, arrested 12 people Wednesday and are seeking four more.
EDITOR’S NOTE — This is another in an ongoing series of columns focusing on the people of our area who restore and enjoy older cars, and on the cars that are their passion. The column appears in the Tri-County Sunday every week. If you have or know of one of these cars, please feel free to c…
BROOKVILLE — Learning to play an instrument can be time consuming but practice and determination can make a sweet sound flow from that clarinet or trumpet. Playing a brand new song with that instrument while moving forwards, backwards or sideways, not to mention keeping track of other musica… Read more
HARRISBURG) — Area farmers and small businesses can now apply for state grants to undertake pollution prevention, energy efficiency and natural resource protection projects, according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25), of Brockway. Read more