UNIVERSITY PARK — Funding from the National Institutes of Health will enable a Penn State researcher to study whether vitamin D supplementation could help people ward off or reduce symptoms caused by COVID-19.
The following is part of an occasional installment of “old time headlines” compiled by the DuBois Area Historical Society. The headlines were researched by the historical society board member Ken Wiser. Headlines and story samplings appear as they did when they were published in the newspaper.
CLARION — The Clarion First Presbyterian Church will distribute food boxes on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 11 a.m to 3 p.m., or while supplies last, at the church, located at 700 Wood St. in Clarion.
DuBOIS — Penn State DuBois invites all members of the community to share Penn State pride, support the university, and have some fun by participating in the inaugural Roar and Run: Best of the West Virtual 5K Challenge.
DuBOIS — Tom Schott, author of “Major: The Life of Israel McCreight,” will hold a book signing/meet the author event on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 28, at the DuBois Area Historical Society’s E. D. Reitz Museum. Activities will begin at 10 a.m. and masks are required.
HAMILTON, NY — Morgan Wynkoop received a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade during the spring 2020 semester earn the Dean’s Award with Distinction at Colgate University.
BROOKVILLE — Typically, the Jefferson County History Center offers the Bowdish Trains Show annually on Light-Up Night. This year, however, due to COVID-19, the center has decided to offer the show on Thanksgiving weekend.
Purrfect Paws Cat Rescue will host an adoption event, sponsored by Stoltz, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28.
BUTLER — Butler County Community College’s College Within the High School program, which enables sophomores through seniors the opportunity to earn transferrable college credits, has exceeded 500 students in a semester for the first time.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys Area High School has announced its Honor and High Honor Rolls for the first quarter of the 2020-2021 school year.