The weekend’s rain brought flooding in some areas with some creeks rising to the brim of their banks and others spilling over throughout Jefferson County. According to the Jefferson County EMS rain gauge, anywhere from 3 ½ to 4 inches of rain had been recorded by mid-day Monday.

BROOKVILLE — Members of the Jefferson County Fair Authority were excited to hear that this year’s fair “was a banner year” for everyone involved.

BROOKVILLE — The Brookville Borough Council had one public speaker at its meeting last Tuesday. Local resident Tawnia Norris came to ask council for help with a water problem she has been having with her house on Marlin Street. She claims that since Elm Drive was fixed, storm water has been …

BROOKVILLE — A smooth opening of the 2018-19 school year was applauded by the school board Monday night, when administrative reports were given to the board during its monthly work session.

BROOKVILLE — The Brookville Area School Board will continue to look into the feasibility of creating one campus for all Brookville students, a struggle that has been going on for nearly 50 years. At its monthly work session Monday night, all board members present agreed that is the way to pr…

Hi Level Golf course at Kossuth, Pa., was the site on July 29 of the 11th annual Ohnahdagon Society Memorial Golf Scramble. It was held in honor of Walt Fike, Lenny Ferraro, Mike Leadbetter, Chuck Galbreath, Rod Martz and Larry Galbreath.

BROOKVILLE — The Laurel Eye Monsters of Rock Charity Concert contributed more than $12,738 to the local community via concert promoter Sharp Advertising with the support of the Laurel Eye Clinic, along with Dale Smith Camper Sales, Kelly Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, Yuengling, Crescent Beer of M…

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BROOKVILLE — It was called “What Is Thy Joy” and described as “chamber music for four voices by Bach, Barber and Britten.” However, words could not really describe the experience of those attending Sunday afternoon’s performance.

BROOKVILLE — School bells rang Tuesday morning for the students returning to classes in the Brookville Area School District.

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SUMMERVILLE — For 35 years, Summerville has been the site of an annual bluegrass festival, which benefits the Summerville Volunteer Fire Department. Saturday night saw the end of an era as George Shick stepped down as the event’s organizer.

BROOKVILLE — “We have these systems in place and we will not tolerate inappropriate behavior. Our goal is not to offend and our goal is not to hinder. Our goal is to make it safe. It’s not just a school issue, it’s a community, school and family concern, and we all have to work together,” Ru…

BROOKVILLE — Brookville Police Chief Vince Markle said “our number one goal is to keep students and teachers safe. The message I would like to give our students this year is situational awareness, to drive it into their heads. Our students are going to know what’s going on around them. You h…

BROOKVILLE — With everything ready for the start of the new school year, the Brookville Area School Board approved the revised 2018-2019 school calendar Monday night.

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The weekend’s rain brought flooding in some areas with some creeks rising to the brim of their banks and others spilling over throughout Jefferson County. According to the Jefferson County EMS rain gauge, anywhere from 3 ½ to 4 inches of rain had been recorded by mid-day Monday. Read more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes as President Donald Trump hailed “the moment when America fought back” on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil. Read more

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