By now, those with any sort of sports fandom and in particular football, have probably heard of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Most commonly referred to as CTE, it is a neurodegenerative brain disease found in people who have had multiple head injuries, like concussions.

STONEBORO — Finishing off a 4-0 run at the state tournament, the Elk-McKean Junior Little League (13-14-year-old) All-Stars, comprised mostly of players from Johnsonburg and Kane, earned a trip to the Eastern Regional Tournament starting this weekend.

Tired of watching what I felt was a missed opportunity by the Pittsburgh Pirates to capitalize on their first good run in decades and then watching them jettison one-time foundations of the franchise Andrew McCutchen and Gerrit Cole, I expected very little and tried to insulate myself from a…

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The following is the speech made by East Brady’s Jim Kelly at last Wednesday’s ESPY Awards in Los Angeles. Kelly, fighting oral cancer, accepted the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance.

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By now, those with any sort of sports fandom and in particular football, have probably heard of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Most commonly referred to as CTE, it is a neurodegenerative brain disease found in people who have had multiple head injuries, like concussions. Read more