DuBOIS — Divorce Care, a 13 week support group program, is set to begin Sept. 27 and continue Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at the Tri County Church of God on Old Route 255.

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…


DuBOIS — If Thursday night’s Brookville-DuBois Central Catholic volleyball match had been a prize fight, the Lady Cardinals would have been on the verge of a 10-count and a knockout loss.

BROCKWAY — We’re now a month into the high school football season, with that opening four-game stretch setting the stage for some key matchups over the second-half of the year.

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Now that it is legal to set off fireworks on July 4th and New Years Eve, Wilmington City Council wants to the police and fire departments to educate the public on the dangers and risks of fireworks.

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.

BROCKWAY — The Brockway American Legion Post 95 will hold a spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. The public is welcome.

Shown are four generations of the Doris Larson family. From left are: Betsy Larson, grandmother, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; Doris Larson, great-grandmother, of DuBois, holding August Bean Rolle; and Drew Rolle, father, of Brooklyn, N.Y.

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has called off a planned meeting between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly session in New York this month, aggravating tensions between the longtime rivals.

It’s only taken 13 years, but Pennsylvania is finally starting to pre-qualify people for a new enhanced identification card.

I remarked to Dad the other day that the lawns are still so nice and green. Usually at this time of the year we are beginning to see brown spots, or with persistent hot weather entire lawns begin to go brown.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — At the time — though the world was weary of war — no one thought the way the British army and its Arab allies swung into Syria would be forgotten.

Monkey see, monkey do. According to the web it’s a saying from the 1920s that has its origin in ancient West Africa. Basically, it’s the act of doing or believing something someone else has done or thought without actually thinking about it. The Internet has given this saying a new life way …