BROOKVILLE — The Brookville Area School District administration’s decision to change the start times for the new school year was challenged at last Monday night’s school board meeting.

BROOKVILLE — The staff at the Jefferson County History Center are busy this week as they prepare for the 101st annual Charles Bowdish Birthday Bash on Leap Day.

BROOKVILLE — Mike and Abby Kaltenbach, the new owners of Plyler’s Buffet and Family Restaurant, look to the future and becoming an integral part of the community.

RIMERSBURG — When their government called, Rimersburg area men and women stepped up to serve. Now, local veterans in the small Clarion County community are hoping the area will come through to return the favor.

BROOKVILLE — Recent changes in the compulsory age for children to begin school in Pennsylvania probably will not have much of an effect on the Brookville Area School District.

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REYNOLDSVILLE — Magisterial District Judge David Inzana presided over the following preliminary hearings on Feb. 26.

ST. MARYS — Magisterial District Judge Mark Jacob presided over the following preliminary hearings Feb. 25.

ST. MARYS — Clarion-Limestone wasted little time getting the bad taste of losing in the KSAC Championship game by leading Otto-Eldred wire-to-wire in their District 9 quarterfinal playoff matchup with the Lions claiming a 72-58 victory on Friday night in St. Marys.

HYDE — The District 9 Chapter of the Pennsylvania Wrestling Coaches Association inducted its 19th class into the district’s Hall of Fame Saturday prior to the finals of the individual championships at Clearfield Area High School.

DuBOIS — While it won’t be confused with something like a pandemic virus, the A-C Valley offense employed a similar process –cell invasion –to earn a 71-65 victory over Johnsonburg in the quarterfinals of the District 9 Class A playoffs Friday.

KANE — St. Marys used a dominant second half to pull away from Bradford on its way to a 55-36 victory in the District 9 Class 3A semifinals at Kane High School Friday night.

I saw a meme on the internet the other day that said all Hollywood is doing is rebooting things from our childhoods and cynically marketing them back to us to tap into our nostalgia.

At 66 years of age I started taking Social Security (SS) benefits while continuing to work full time. It was a great surprise when income tax filing time came that 80 percent of the SS benefit was to be added to my earned income and thus taxed as earned income. This is a clear case of double…