PUNXSUTAWNEY — The Punxsutawney Area School Board, at last week’s meeting, was presented possibilities for refinancing their bonds with PNC Capital Markets, something they have discussed at a previous meeting.

BROCKWAY — Despite its small size, Brockway Area Junior-Senior High School’s reputation at Model UN gave it a chance to represent countries with some serious clout.

BROCKWAY — One hundred and three area veterans were honored by the students at Brockway Area Elementary School’s annual Veterans’ Day event Friday.

DuBOIS — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation recently honored the regional winners of the “Paint the Plow” safety outreach contest which promotes winter driving safety and fosters appreciation for high school art programs and student creativity.

BROCKWAY — Red Ribbon Week is one of the oldest drug prevention programs in the country, and students and teachers at Brockway Area Elementary School added another aspect: being healthy.

DuBOIS — DuBois Area School Board student representatives Brady Johnson and Annie Wingard during last week’s school board meeting reported on various activities under way at the DuBois Area High School.

DuBOIS — The DuBois Area School Board, meeting last week, approved settlement of a tax assessment appeal in the total amount of $366,000, which will be the total assessed value applicable to the 2020 tax year.


DuBOIS — Several coaches for winter and spring sports for the 2019-2020 school year were hired at last week’s DuBois Area School Board meeting, but Superintendent Wendy Benton said that the DuBois Area School District is still in need of a third girls track coach.