DuBOIS — An overview of purchases made by the DuBois Area School District with its $200,000 state grant to implement its plan for job training and educational programs was presented to the boa…

DuBOIS — The DuBois Area School District has merged its Regional Economic Acceleration for the Development of our Youth (READY) initiative with the state’s components for phase three, accordin…

BROCKWAY — In a sign of the times, the Brockway Area School District recently hosted two trainers from the Clearfield-Jefferson Drug & Alcohol Commission to teach 20 staff members about Na…

DuBOIS — Students returned to school Tuesday at the DuBois Area Middle School after four days off due to indoor air quality and mold concerns that has plagued the DuBois Area School District o…

Hannah and Gabriel Shriver, left, visit volunteer Chris Zanoni for candy at the Historical Halloween at the Somerset Historical Center Saturday. Children in costume braved the rainy weather to trick-or-treat through the wooded grounds and historical structures. Volunteers said almost 400 residents come to the event every year. See more pictures of the kids trick-or-treating at dailyamerican.com. 

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

CLEARFIELD — Jason Merritts, 37, of Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, who is accused of participating in a drug ring responsible for distributing $1.5 million worth of crystal methamphetamine…

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

President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases at sentencing court for the month of September:

BROCKWAY — Brockway jumped out to a 3-0 lead on the way to a 5-1 victory over Elk County Catholic at Frank Varischetti Field Thursday night.

BROCKWAY — A pair of goals in the span of 30 seconds in the first half propelled Brockway to a 6-0 victory over visiting Elk County Catholic at Frank Varischetti Field Thursday.

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DuBOIS — The DuBois volleyball team used a strong all-around effort to roll past Central Mountain in straight sets 25-16, 25-10, 25-13 Thursday night.

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BROOKVILLE — Considering it took two overtimes to decide the winner the first time Brookville and DuBois Central Catholic met in boys’ soccer, it wasn’t a surprise that the rematch was a hard-…

With just two games remaining in the regular season, Tri-County Area teams enter Week 8, some looking to continue their strong seasons, while others look to end the year on a high note after t…

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MUNICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 21, 2018--Brainlab unveils ExacTrac Dynamic ® at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio, Texas. This forward-thinking universal concept for radiotherapy patient positioning and monitoring offers value on multiple fronts, includ…

It’s right around the corner. That’s right — flu season. And like clockwork, the familiar muscle aches, coughs, chills, headaches, runny noses, sneezes and sore throats return, too. With the kids back in school, there’s also a much greater chance that they could catch a bug and bring it home to share with the rest of the family.

It’s autumn, and the markets are filled with a harvest of carrots, parsnips beets and turnips, loaded with fiber and vitamin C. But how do you eat these rich root vegetables? Chef Jeffory McLean, of the New York Wine and Culinary Institute, offers some tips on buying and preparing seasonal root vegetables, just in time for comfort food.

It’s said that a positive attitude is essential to health and wellness. Keeping a positive attitude in the face of great obstacles — tragedy, anger, violence, illness or hardship — is life’s toughest challenge. Hank Commodore has a simple, unfailing solution: Humble yourself with wisdom, and practice love and kindness to humankind.

Lottery players will have a chance at winning an estimated $1.6 billion jackpot in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing and an estimated $620 million in Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot.