REYNOLDSVILLE — A Jeff Tech (Jefferson County Vocational Technical School) teacher has a Christmas tree in her room to which she has been adding ornaments each year since she began teaching at the school.

BROOKVILLE — Former Jefferson County Deputy Sheriff Kyle Pisarcik was sentenced on Nov. 21 on charges of theft and forgery related to a 2017 incident.

The United States Marine Corps Reserve Ebensburg Unit and Community Action, Inc. has announced Toys for Tots drop-off locations. A new, unwrapped toy can be dropped-off for distribution to children from birth to age 16 in Jefferson County.

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BROOKVILLE — With a couple of 19-6 seasons and District 9 Class 3A titles along with one District 5/9 Sub-Regional title and a state playoff win, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team looks to continue that trend as era comes to a close this year.

NEW BETHLEHEM — Bringing back almost all of its varsity rotation from last year’s 8-14 season, the Redbank Valley Lady Bulldogs basketball team will try to take advantage of its strong numbers to get back to .500

BROOKVILLE — Navigating through a challenging schedule, finishing second in the District 9 League and locking up District 9 and District 5/9 Sub-Regional titles before appearing in its first state playoff game in five years and dropping an overtime heart-breaker to Deer Lakes, it was an even…

RIMERSBURG — It’s a new administration with some familiar faces running the show now for the Union Golden Knights basketball team.

We are now between Thanksgiving, the day we give thanks for our many blessings, and Christmas, a time when we celebrate the greatest gift ever given. These seasons also bring other gifts for which we give thanks.

Thanksgiving is Thursday and for many people that means hustling and bustling the next few days to prepare for the annual feast or travel to visit family. Others may also take time to plan their Black Friday shopping strategy or dig out last year’s Christmas decorations. Still others will be…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is traveling to the key swing state of Pennsylvania on a momentous day in his presidency after House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment, accusing him of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians stand to lose food stamps or see their benefits reduced under three sets of changes to the program being advanced by the Trump administration, state officials said Tuesday.

If you’re like most adults, you might have a hard time falling or staying asleep. In fact, a 2018 Consumer Report found that 68 percent of Americans struggle with their sleeping patterns at least once a week. That accounts for 164 million Americans. If you’re included in that number, you may want to try the phenomenon of “clean sleep.”

While eating meatless has an array of health benefits and even significantly reduces your carbon footprint, there is undoubtedly a price you pay cutting out meat. Vegetarians and vegans commonly struggle with making up these crucial nutrients and vitamins