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Hollidaysburg Police Chief to Retire
7 hours ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - Hol­l­i­days­burg Police Chief Jeff Ket­ner is going to retire, after being placed on admin­is­tra­tive leave by the Bor­ough. But, we still have no answers about why the chief was placed on leave in the first place. In announc­ing Ketner’s [Read More]
Goodwill Clerk Had Gun Held to Head by Robbers
7 hours ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - A Good­will clerk was punched and had a gun held to her head by a pair of rob­bers in Blair County on Mon­day. Two men were arrested after the rob­bery. One of them is a for­mer employee of the store, and the clerk rec­og­nized him, even though his face was [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hull One Of Five Nittany Lions Named To Athlon Sports’ Pre-season All-Big Ten Teams Penn State Football: Hull One Of Five Nittany Lions Named To Athlon Sports’ Pre-season All-Big Ten Teams
9 hours ago - Altoona.com
Penn State linebacker Mike Hull continues to rack up preseason recognition for his talents. He's already been named first-team All-Big Ten by Athlon Sports this week. A candidate for the Butkus Award, Hull ranked fifth in the conference with 9.1 tackles per game in Big Ten play in 2013, making at [Read More]
Penn State Football: ESPN Ranks Penn State Michigan Clash No. 14 On Top 25 Of 2013 Penn State Football: ESPN Ranks Penn State Michigan Clash No. 14 On Top 25 Of 2013
23 hours ago - Altoona.com
Penn State and Michigan put together a game for the ages last season and there is little doubt anyone who watched or was lucky enough to be in attendance will forget the four overtime thriller anytime soon. If you're feeling nostalgic and want to relive the experience ESPNU will replay the game at [Read More]
High School Kids Will Get iPads
1 day ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - The Altoona School Dis­trict is tak­ing baby steps into using new tech­nol­ogy in the class­room. Fif­teen teach­ers are being trained this sum­mer on using iPads for class­room instruc­tion. When school starts, 200 high school stu­dents will be [Read More]
Cab Company Hopes to Get Rolling Again
1 day ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - A local taxi com­pany is hop­ing to have its fleet back out on the roads early this week. The Blair Cab Com­pany had its license to oper­ate revoked last week by the Pub­lic Util­ity Com­mis­sion. The Com­mis­sion says the cab company’s [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five-Star Simmons Has Nittany Lions In Top 5 Penn State Football: Five-Star Simmons Has Nittany Lions In Top 5
2 days ago - Altoona.com
Penn State football landed two separate four-star commits on Saturday and five-star DE Shane Simmons could add his talents to mix down the road as he named Penn State in his Top 5 today. Simmons, a Hyattsville, Maryland product is a 6-foot-4, 221 pound prospect who specializes at the defensive end [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four-Star Prospects Tab Nittany Lions Saturday Morning Penn State Football: Four-Star Prospects Tab Nittany Lions Saturday Morning
3 days ago - Altoona.com
James Franklin and his staff pulled off a double play Saturday morning as Penn State picked up its 18th commit for the Class of 2015 in four-star New Jersey wide receiver Irvin Charles today, and landed its first commit for the Class of 2016 in four-star running back Miles Sanders of [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three Camps Finish Off Summer Season For Program Penn State Football: Three Camps Finish Off Summer Season For Program
3 days ago - Altoona.com
Penn State football finishes up summer camps this weekend with a triple-header of action outside the Lasch Building. Friday marked the first of the James Franklin era 7-on-7 camps with over 20 teams making the trip. The squads came from all over the place -- including New Jersey, Dallas, and State [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Newbill Hoping To Bring Back Lessons From LeBron Camp Penn State Basketball: Newbill Hoping To Bring Back Lessons From LeBron Camp
4 days ago - Altoona.com
It's not everyday that you get to play basketball with LeBron James. It's even more rare that you're doing it during a free agency period that has the world on edge as James selected his new basketball home. But for Penn State guard DJ Newbill who was invited to James' skills camp in Las Vegas he [Read More]