Josephine Nichols joked that she has been in charge of her church’s Lenten fish fry for so long now that she could retire. She’s been running the operation for the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Sykesville for 25 years.
BROOKVILLE — The Northwest V Weekend Democrat Caravan made a stop in Brookville Friday afternoon at the Kerith Strano Taylor Law Firm on Main Street.
DuBOIS — Aqua Pennsylvania Inc. has decided to temporarily suspend its application for constructing a new well station in Treasure Lake.
Manheim Township is one of 16 Lancaster County school districts that collects its own property taxes, yet it’s the only district being sued for doing so.
James D. Warner, who transformed the county’s waste authority into a national model, expanded its renewable energy footprint and insisted on building quality-of-life projects in the communities it impacts, is stepping down at the end of the year.
James Buchanan was born April 23, 1791, in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania.
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James Buchanan’s speeches and writings in the late 1850s provide few clues to his opinion on the Trans-Atlantic Cable, which was laid across the sea by ships from both the United States and England.
DuBOIS — Police are investigating after a residence and abandoned mobile home were set ablaze along Time to Bid Road around 1:25 a.m. Friday. No one was injured.
CLEARFIELD — Kayce Marie Lee, 31, of Mahaffey is now facing a murder in the first degree charge after Clearfield County District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. amended the charges against her ye…
RIDGWAY — The tone at Wednesday’s press conference announcing that charges were filed against the sister and cousin of a 24-year-old overdose victim was a somber one.
RIDGWAY — The sister and cousin of an overdose victim have been jailed in Elk County on charges of delivering carfentanyl laced with heroin which resulted in the death of their 24-year-old rel…
ST. MARYS — The Elk County Catholic boys basketball team shook off a two-game losing streak in a big way with a 79-37 win over Brockway in the Allegheny Mountain League semifinals on Friday evening.
RIDGWAY — The Ridgway boys basketball team used a strong second-half effort Friday to pull away from rival Johnsonburg to reach the Allegheny Mountain League championship game with a 53-34 victory.
CLARION — After losing by 12 just two nights prior to Karns City, Clarion-Limestone and head coach Joe Ferguson knew some changes needed to be made in order to change the outcome in their rema…
BROOKVILLE — One team approached the game as a playoff matchup while the other wanted to use it to get ready for its playoff run.
ST. MARYS — The Elk County Catholic girls basketball team gave Kane all it could handle in the Allegheny Mountain League championship game on Saturday evening, but the Lady Wolves pulled away …
NAPLES, Italy (AP) — In the Naples suburb of Torre del Greco, a port town at the foot of Mount Vesuvius, voters are steaming.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch budget carrier Transavia has canceled or delayed dozens of flights because of a strike by pilots angry at the lack of progress in months of negotiations toward a new collective labor agreement.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — An original Pablo Picasso print worth up to an estimated $50,000 was stolen from a downtown Milwaukee art gallery.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan has reported a trade deficit for January, its first in eight months, mainly due to seasonal factors.
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers open their latest special session Monday still struggling to agree on an approach to stabilizing state finances a decade into seesawing cycles of budget gaps and short-term fixes.
ATLANTA (AP) — Investigators are searching for a delivery food driver who they say opened fire and killed a customer just outside metro Atlanta.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential presidential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides.
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Back at the last Olympics, Mikaela Shiffrin exuberantly talked about chasing five gold medals this time around. Now it turns out she'll only enter three races at the 2018 Games.
MALE, Maldives (AP) — The president of the Maldives has asked Parliament to extend a state of emergency by two weeks as political turmoil continues in the country.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Four Indonesian farmers and a 13-year-old boy admitted they stabbed, clubbed and shot a critically endangered orangutan at least 130 times with an air gun to protect their pineapple crop, police said Monday.
The wedding planner trying to block Beyonce's attempts to trademark the name 'Blue Ivy Carter', allegedly tried to do a million dollar deal with the superstar for the fights to her business.
The groundhog slips back into his comfy burro after offering his prediction of six more weeks of winter. Yet so many other species have to hope they don’t run out of calories before running out of winter.
I’d like to respond to Bob Mortland’s letter from the Jan. 21 edition of the Tri-County Sunday, which suggested the AP stories should “get upgraded" to reflect a bias toward his political point of view. As someone who is politically moderate, I enjoy the AP national news precisely because it…
When I was a youngster at this time of the year, things would get busy around our house. At home the seed catalogs were beginning to stack up getting higher each time the mailman left our doorstep.