FALLS CREEK — Goodwill Industries of North Central Pennsylvania has made changes to its Falls Creek Processing Warehouse with the hiring of David Straub as logistics/transportation manager and the promotion of Kayla Gordon to plant manager in August.

STRATTANVILLE — Clarion-Limestone High School unveiled its improved gymnasium on Friday during its homecoming pep rally. The gym improvements added to the spirit of the pep rally, with school pride splashed all around the room.

Claire’s Stores Inc., which has an Indiana Mall outlet among multiple locations in southwestern Pennsylvania, is emerging from the Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection it sought in March.

AAUW's Fall luncheon on how “Women Leaders Listen” through a new initiative for women and girls called WIN (Women in NAACP) was held recently at St. Andrew’s Bristol Court Dining Room.

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…

HUNTINGDON — Clearfield senior quarterback Isaac Rumery and sophomore receiver Jake Lezzer gave Huntingdon’s secondary trouble all night and helped give the Bison a three touchdown lead heading into the fourth quarter of Friday evening’s Mountain League contest at War Vets Field.

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FRANKLIN — It wasn’t a thing of beauty, but the DuBois football team overcame the “perfect storm” for a potential letdown Friday night at Franklin to rally past the Knights for a 28-25 victory…

KNOX — Ground and pound was the message Clarion-Limestone gave to his team and the Lions responded to the tune of 411 rushing yards with six of their eight touchdowns coming via the ground as …

HYDE — The Clearfield football team scored three times in the final 4:35 of the first half, including two touchdowns in the last 5 seconds to blow open Friday evening’s game against Central at…

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ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Juwan Carter threw for 281 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score and Norfolk State beat South Carolina State 17-7 on Saturday night.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from ever-shrinking legroom and cramped quarters.

Jonathan “Jon” Levitt spent the last years of his promising young life battling the grips of a merciless addiction to opioids. Jon was an attractive and athletic young man. He excelled in sports, particularly hockey, was academically successful throughout his high school years, with a particular fondness for history, and was a gifted artist. By all accounts, Jon was the son most people dream of raising.

Flavorings used in e-cigarettes harm blood vessel cells in a way that could trigger future heart damage, according to a study published recently in the journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.

The dilemma is all too familiar: It’s Monday morning, and you walk into your office to see someone has left a big box of donuts in the break room. Then, your coworker tells you there will be cake later, for yet another birthday celebration.

Research shows certain risk factors can increase the chances of developing cancer. Some of these factors, such as tobacco use, can be controlled. Others, like age and family history, are beyond our control, so F.F. Thompson Hospital is now offering cancer genetic testing to empower patients in minimizing risk.

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to protect Swiss farmers more and ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly.

People often ask me how I decide on a car to feature weekly. The answer to that question is complex. In the case of this week’s subject, however, the process was simple. I was surfing the web last night and Googled “Ford cars of the fifties.” In about 0.24 seconds, 621,000 images appeared before my eyes! As I randomly scanned the thumbnails, a beautiful 1956 Fairlane Victoria caught my attention. 

As a member of the farming community for most of my life, I have been a member of the Jefferson County Farm Bureau for many years. I even served as president for several years back in the mid-1980’s and I still participate in many of the activities and meetings. My wife and I were present fo…

WASHINGTON — The assault on civil rights that was mandated by the civil rights division of Barack Obama’s Education Department might soon abate. Current Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is moving to halt the life-shattering procedures that began in 2011, when the department sent to colleges a…