DuBOIS — A Reynoldsville woman, charged with 99 counts of bad checks and 221 counts of summary notary violations, waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday before District Judge Patrick…

CLEARFIELD — The following did not show for September’s session of revocation court before President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman and bench warrants were issued for their arrest:

DuBOIS — A 35-year-old DuBois man has been charged by Sandy Township police following a drug-related incident near the DuBois Mall.

BROOKVILLE — Two former nursing home aides accused of abusing two residents of Laurelbrooke Landing were sentenced to time in the Jefferson County Jail Wednesday.

DuBOIS — Michael W. Miles, 40, DuBois, has been charged by DuBois City Police with a felony count of possession of a controlled substance, contraband/inmate and a misdemeanor count of intentio…

DuBOIS — William Patrick Donnelly, 36, Philadelphia, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on drug charges before Magisterial District Judge Patrick Ford on Friday in DuBois.

CLEARFIELD — Jason Merritts, 37, of Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, who is accused of participating in a drug ring responsible for distributing $1.5 million worth of crystal methamphetamine, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before District Judge James Glass Wednesday at Centraliz…

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

President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases at sentencing court for the month of September:

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DuBOIS — After falling behind 1-0, DuBois Central Catholic score five unanswered goals on their way to a 5-2 victory over visiting Redbank Valley despite less than ideal weather and field conditions Monday afternoon.

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BROCKWAY — DuBois Central Catholic used strong nights at the net from Alyssa Bittner and Jordan Kosko, along with a balanced attack at the service line to secure a 25-16, 25-10, 17-25, 25-17 v…

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DuBOIS –It was basically just another day at the office for the DuBois Area High School volleyball team as the Lady Beavers easily routed Punxsutawney in straight sets, 25-13, 25-4, 25-16, Thursday.

It’s right around the corner. That’s right — flu season. And like clockwork, the familiar muscle aches, coughs, chills, headaches, runny noses, sneezes and sore throats return, too. With the kids back in school, there’s also a much greater chance that they could catch a bug and bring it home to share with the rest of the family.

It’s autumn, and the markets are filled with a harvest of carrots, parsnips beets and turnips, loaded with fiber and vitamin C. But how do you eat these rich root vegetables? Chef Jeffory McLean, of the New York Wine and Culinary Institute, offers some tips on buying and preparing seasonal root vegetables, just in time for comfort food.

It’s said that a positive attitude is essential to health and wellness. Keeping a positive attitude in the face of great obstacles — tragedy, anger, violence, illness or hardship — is life’s toughest challenge. Hank Commodore has a simple, unfailing solution: Humble yourself with wisdom, and practice love and kindness to humankind.

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter is stepping up efforts to convince voters his Democratic opponent is a security threat because of his family's background — something the Latino, Arab-American contender forcefully rejects as a desperate attempt by an indicted incumbent.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — About 20 Cuban diplomats and demonstrators have disrupted a U.N. meeting called by the United States to spotlight the country's political prisoners, banging on tables and shouting in Spanish "Cuba Yes, U.S. Blockade No!"

LONDON (AP) — Google says it will start charging smartphone makers to pre-install apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps on Android handsets sold in Europe, in response to a record $5 billion EU antitrust fine.