BROCKWAY — Education materials can come in many forms: pictures, books, movies, and teacher’s lessons. In the case of a lesson on Christmas trees, a short trip to a tree farm gave a group of B…

BROCKWAY — If you have 1500 canned goods just lying around, you can both feed a few hungry students and see a chin that has been obscured for decades.

DuBOIS — Eleven DuBois Area High School students were delegates to the International Thespian Society Pennsylvania State Conference on Nov. 29-Dec. 1. The conference was hosted by North Penn H…

DuBOIS — DuBois Area School District Assistant Superintendent Wendy Benton gave an update on the district’s first-ever musical Instrument drive at last week’s board meeting.

Richard Lynn Hagen, 60, 231 North St., Rockton, has been charged by DuBois-based state police with misdemeanor counts of use/possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence of al…

BROOKVILLE — It wasn’t supposed to be a one-week layoff going into Tuesday’s home match with Johnsonburg, the Brookville Raiders wrestlers tried to shake off some rust in a 51-11 win.


BROCKWAY — The late Jerry Reed had a Top 10 hit in the early 1970s with the song “When You’re Hot, You’re Hot”.

DuBOIS — After a 7-2 Brockway run tied the game at 51 with 2:08 left to play, DuBois Central Catholic went on a 6-0 run to take back control on its way to securing a 61-56 victory at home Tuesday.

DuBOIS — DuBois saw its potential game-tying shot attempt spin off the rim just as the buzzer sounded as it lost its third straight game in heartbreaking fashion, 51-49 to Clearfield at home M…

Should a sprained ankle or chest pains send a person to the emergency room, or is an urgent care center more appropriate? The choice is difficult, to be sure, particularly for someone like me, who travels a lot.

For years, Darcie Buffone, a fourth-grade teacher at Armstrong School District’s Shannock Valley Elementary, struggled with weight. She tried diets and lifestyle changes that, for some, would have generated long-lasting results. Then, in 2015, Buffone learned her inability to lose weight was no fault of her own — it was because her thyroid gland was not functioning properly.

If you want to learn how to swing from your knees or walk a tightwire, then you should try out aerial, or circus, fitness. Circus has seen a resurgence throughout the U.S. in the past several decades; circus schools and companies have been opening everywhere. For example, Aloft, a studio in Chicago, is housed in a former church and has been offering classes for over a decade. While many who train at these schools aspire to be professional circus performers, many other students train as a form of fitness.

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democrat-led Legislature and allied governor are pushing to increase oversight of firearms sales and place new limitations on gun possession and ownership, as a slate of gun-safety bills comes up for discussion in the Statehouse.

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo is set to inaugurate an opposition leader as its unexpected new president in the Central African country's first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence nearly 60 years ago.