After reading some of the items in last week’s news, I reminded myself again how thankful I am that I am not God, and that God is merciful. After reading some of the police reports, I knew that my judgment would have been instant, probably before the incidents happened, because my anger was …

Greetings from Brookville, Pa! In Just a few hours, millions of South Africans will head to the polls to vote for the party they want to lead the country. The issues are complicated and much seems to be at stake.

It was one of those nights when suddenly you are awake, even though the sky is dark except for a few stars, and maybe the moon, shining through the curtains. A quick glance at the clock shows it is only 3 a.m., but the deep sleep I was enjoying decided to go elsewhere for awhile.

I want to sincerely thank everyone that was a part of the benefit dinner that was held for John Dunham on April 14th. The outpouring of donations and inquiries to help with the benefit from local businesses, friends and family was just overwhelming, The support was greatly appreciated. Every…

I don’t drive Interstate 80 on a regular basis for various reasons. In the winter I think Route 322 is safer for me, especially if I want to slow down a little on icy roads. (I have found as I grow older, my risk taking on icy roads has gotten lower. I’m not sure if there is a mathematical f…

Organ donation is important to Penn Highlands Healthcare. Many of our patients – and sometimes family members, friends and co-workers – are in need of life-saving transplants.

The annual Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Early Childhood Education Reach and Risk Analysis released through the Office of Child Development and Early Learning shows that statewide only 36.6 percent of children under the age of 5 in Pennsylvania are participating in direct impact qua…

The Board of Directors of the Rebecca M. Arthurs Memorial Library wishes to thank Joann, Dani and the entire staff of Dirty Ehrma’s for helping make our third annual Celebrity Bartender event a success. The Edward Jones Team, S&T Bank Team and Library Ladies Team excelled in their barten…

Brookville Cub Scouts of Pack 64 want to thank the community for its support during our Scouting for Food project. The Scouts collected 1,300 items to be donated to the Brookville Ministerium Food Pantry.