DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

DuBOIS — Kari L. Housler, 31, 143 S. Park St., Sykesville, has been charged by Sandy Township Police with retail theft, a felony count in the third degree. The charge, filed Nov. 6, is the result of an incident which occurred at 4:19 p.m. on Sept. 24 at the DuBois Walmart.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

DuBOIS — Kari L. Housler, 31, 143 S. Park St., Sykesville, has been charged by Sandy Township Police with retail theft, a felony count in the third degree. The charge, filed Nov. 6, is the res…

CLARION — The Clearfield football team has a mountain to climb Friday night at Clarion University’s Memorial Stadium when it faces two-time defending state champ Erie Cathedral Prep in the first round of the PIAA Class 4A playoffs.

DuBOIS — The Penn State DuBois women’s basketball team led from start to finish on their way to a 74-63 victory over visiting Butler County Community College Monday night.

DuBOIS — The Penn State DuBois men’s basketball team rallied from two different double-digit deficits in the second half Monday night against Butler County Community College (BC3) only to suff…

DuBOIS — A spot in the District 9 Class 2A title game is on the line when first-seeded Ridgway faces fifth-seeded Moniteau in the semifinal round at Mansell Stadium Saturday at 1 p.m.

The Progress is happy to announce the birthdays of area residents, but many times the information is received too late for publication. Names and birthdays must be received at least two days before the birthday.

The storm that moved into the region yesterday will move out early this morning. Snow showers will wind down. Blustery conditions with much below normal temperatures and periods of snow will continue into early next week.

HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 16, 2018--Im Anschluss an die Bekanntgabe des Erhalts eines Hangzhou-Teams in der Overwatch League TM im September, hat Bilibili E-Sports heute weitere Einzelheiten zum neuen Team bekanntgegeben. Das Team wird unter dem Namen „Hangzhou Spark杭州闪电队” a…

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese tourism ministry has asked authorities in Beijing, Shanghai and three provinces to investigate room cleaning at 14 major hotels after hidden camera video showed workers using used towels to clean cups and glasses and other questionable practices.

CAIRO (AP) — Billboards across Cairo advertise luxury homes with "breathtaking" views in compounds with names like "La Verde" or "Vinci" in Egypt's new capital that is under construction in the desert, miles from the Nile-side city which has been the seat of power for more than 1,000 years.

Victor’s Mark Syverud was diagnosed with Parkinson’s 18 years ago but it wasn’t until just recently he realized he was experiencing a new symptom of the progressive neurological disease - his voice was starting to fade.

Mass shootings have been an unfortunately common occurrence in the U.S. for some time now - media outlets report new tragedies on what seems like a weekly basis. But with every new case, many still look to the past for reference, the massacre at Columbine High School being one of the most frequently cited. The insurmountable emotions of these situations can be cause to create more anger, more hatred and more violence; it’s a vicious cycle with seemingly few solutions. But even the people directly affected by these tragedies have the ability to overcome and create an opposite reaction. One spurred on by hope and kindness.

As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.

The following is part of an occasional installment of “old time headlines” compiled by the DuBois Area Historical Society. The headlines were researched by the historical society board member Ken Wiser. Headlines and story samplings appear as they did when they were published in the newspape…

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — A ubiquitous sight in Papua New Guinea's capital is men, women and children chewing betel nut combined with slaked lime and mustard bean, turning lips, teeth and tongue a dark red, and producing a mild high.

I was going through a box of papers at the office and found some old-time photos. These were actually several family photos that I once displayed on a shelf at the DuBois office and had been packed away for my move to Brookville earlier this year. I had completely forgotten them until redisc…

At this time of the year many of us stop to take stock of what we are thankful for in our lives. One of the many things we can all be thankful for is that we live in this beautiful part of Pennsylvania and while we are surrounded with the beauty of nature, wonderful church groups and organiz…

“Winning isn’t everything; it’s the only thing.” This quote from UCLA Bruins football coach Henry Russell “Red” Sanders in 1950 (not Vince Lombardi as some believe) highlights what has become wrong with our society. We have lost our way. Somehow winning at all costs became our mantra. It doe…

WASHINGTON — Until last week it seemed that the Division 1 college basketball industry could produce nothing more risible than its pieties about cherishing the amateurism of the “student-athletes” who generate, but get mere crumbs of, the industry’s billions. Last week, however, a New York j…