WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University Provost Dr. Anne Skleder announced the Dean's List for the spring 2018 semester. The following local students were named to the Spring 2018 Dean's List:

Recently, the Joseph A. Williams Medical Scholarship for $4475 was awarded to Sophia Yanak of Weedville, by the Elk County Community Foundation. Sophia is attending Lake Erie College of Osteop…

DuBOIS — DuBois Central Catholic faculty members, Lauren Rice and Renee Gressler, recently returned from a three-day seminar at the Corbett Center in Norristown, focusing on all things STEM. A…

PUNXSUTAWNEY — It’s lights, camera, action... It’s a costumed, choreographed entertaining event almost never available to smaller cities featuring the magical dancing horses. Add a catered din…

COOKSBURG — Danny Woodfill recently dropped four quilts off at the Sawmill Center for the Arts to be entered in their annual Quilt Show on August 18 and 19. You could say Danny doesn’t look li…

CLEARFIELD — Clearfield Arts Studio Theatre, Inc. (CAST) is currently enjoying a busy month with 8 sold out performances of Grease. However, they are also announcing future events.

EMLENTON — Britany Hoover and Graham Snyder of Emlenton announce the birth of a son on July 31, 2018, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

DuBOIS — Brittany L. Bair and Garrett J. Hallowell announce the birth of a daughter on Aug. 9, 2018, at Penn Highlands DuBois.

DuBOIS – Thanks to a generous gift by Dave and Francie Spigelmyer of Cranberry Township, five Penn State DuBois students have just become the first graduates of a two-year program aimed at inc…

BUTLER — Nick Kahle had just left, the acrylic paint his fingertips directed across 20 square feet barely dry when the blacks and blues and yellow-greens on his canvas drew a Butler County Com…

Rebecca M. Liddle, a member of the Class of 2018 at DuBois Central Catholic High School, will attend Duquesne University. Her field of study will be speech-language pathology.

Brenna M. Engle, a member of the Class of 2018 at DuBois Central Catholic High School, will attend Clarion University. Her field of study will be biology/pre-physical therapy.