The remainder of the week will feature cooler than average temperatures and occasional flurries. Odds for a dry weekend have increased over the last 48 hours as a storm system will pass to the south of the state on Saturday.

The Progress is happy to announce the birthdays of area residents, but many times the information is received too late for publication. Names and birthdays must be received at least two days before the birthday.

CLEARFIELD — Kenja K. Tew, 22, of Clearfield pleaded guilty to marijuana possession and delivery charges and was sentenced to serve seven months to three years in state prison by Judge Paul Cherry yesterday at sentencing court.


DuBOIS — Coming off back-to-back runs to the PIAA Class A semifinals, the DuBois Central Catholic softball team will have a new look this season after losing one of, if not the best senior cla…


DuBOIS — The Adam Fox era is underway at DuBois Central Catholic, and expectations run high for the first-year coach who inherits a team that returns a vast majority of the players who saw sig…

CURWENSVILLE — The Curwensville softball team won just nine games last year and lost to Johnsonburg in the quarterfinals of the District 9 Class 2A playoffs.

Mothers join together in support to share their pregnancy and postpartum struggles and successes

Egyptians go to the polls next week in what is essentially a one-candidate election considered by critics to be a return of sorts to authoritarian rule, after a 2011 revolution that sparked loftier expectations for the region. But the bigger picture is that in the Middle East as a whole, dem…

Back to the madness of March and the Sweet 16, starring Loyola-Chicago, Kansas State, Syracuse and whatever other underdog you might want to throw in there — maybe Florida State or Texas A&M.

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A series of recent health scares have raised new concerns about octogenarian President Mahmoud Abbas, reviving anxiety about a potentially chaotic, and even bloody, succession battle that is bound to further weaken the Palestinian cause.