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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
State teen guilty of bringing gun, ammo to schoolpleaded guilty July 19, but prosecutors announced that on Monday. AG: House pa
State teen guilty of bringing gun, ammo to school
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
pleaded guilty July 19, but prosecutors announced that on Monday. AG: House parent at Catholic school abused students EBENSBURG (AP) - A former house parent at a Catholic school has been charged with sexually attacking two Chinese... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
AG: Thornberry assault charges ‘disturbing’John Bowman Thornberry, 28, who served as a house parent for Chinese exchange s
AG: Thornberry assault charges ‘disturbing’
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
John Bowman Thornberry, 28, who served as a house parent for Chinese exchange students at the Ebensburg school, is charged with institutional sexual assault, indecent assault and endangering the welfare of children. Police said he assaulted one... Read more
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TribLIVE
Man abused foreign students at Catholic school, police sayforeign students at Catholic school, police say | TribLIVE EBENSBURG — A for
Man abused foreign students at Catholic school, police say
TribLIVE / Posted 17 hours ago
foreign students at Catholic school, police say | TribLIVE EBENSBURG — A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic school has been charged with sexually attacking two... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Local man accused of abusing students at Pa. Catholic schoolof Mills River, North Carolina, declined comment when reached Tuesday by The As
Local man accused of abusing students at Pa. Catholic school
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
of Mills River, North Carolina, declined comment when reached Tuesday by The Associated Press. He was charged Monday by the Ebensburg police and the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office. Thornberry has lived in North Carolina since he was removed... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
AG: House parent at Catholic school abused foreign studentsEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic
AG: House parent at Catholic school abused foreign students
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic school has been charged with sexually attacking two students. Twenty-eight-year-old John Thornberry declined comment when reached Tuesday on his cellphone in Mills River,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
AG: House parent at Catholic school abused foreign studentsEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic
AG: House parent at Catholic school abused foreign students
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic school has been charged with sexually attacking two students. Twenty-eight-year-old John Thornberry declined comment when reached Tuesday on his cellphone in Mills River,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bishop Carroll house parent facing feloniesEbensburg Borough police and the state Attorney General's office on Monday file
Bishop Carroll house parent facing felonies
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Ebensburg Borough police and the state Attorney General's office on Monday filed felony charges against John Bowman Thornberry, 28, for institutional sexual assault, indecent assault and endangering the welfare of children. He's also charged with... Read more
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FOX News
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trialEBENSBURG, Pa. – A Pennsylvania man serving life in prison for his ex-wife's sl
Man convicted of ex-wife's death 25 years ago gets new trial
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. – A Pennsylvania man serving life in prison for his ex-wife's slaying 25 years ago deserves a new trial because a prosecutor — who is now a sitting judge — didn't disclose blood evidence that might have helped him, a judge has... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Judge orders new trial, says blood evidence wasn't disclosedEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a Pennsylvania man serving life for his ex-w
Judge orders new trial, says blood evidence wasn't disclosed
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a Pennsylvania man serving life for his ex-wife's 1991 murder deserves a new trial because blood evidence that might have helped his case wasn't disclosed by a prosecutor who is now a sitting judge. An... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Man gets new trial due to evidence hidden by DA-now-judgeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a western Pennsylvania man serving life in p
Man gets new trial due to evidence hidden by DA-now-judge
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a western Pennsylvania man serving life in prison for his ex-wife's 1991 murder deserves a new trial because blood evidence that might have helped his case wasn't disclosed by a prosecutor who is now a sitting... Read more
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Salon.com
Judge orders new trial, says blood evidence wasn’t disclosedEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a Pennsylvania man serving life for his ex-w
Judge orders new trial, says blood evidence wasn’t disclosed
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge says a Pennsylvania man serving life for his ex-wife’s 1991 murder deserves a new trial because blood evidence that might have helped his case wasn’t disclosed by a prosecutor who is now a sitting judge. An... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Airport plans frequent flyer parking perkthe repaving of its existing taxiways, but also heard Luzerne County board memb
Airport plans frequent flyer parking perk
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
the repaving of its existing taxiways, but also heard Luzerne County board members question, at length, plans to hire Ebensburg-based L.R. Kimball as the designer. Luzerne board member Rick Williams proposed tabling L.R. Kimball’s hiring for... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Briefcaseof bad verses good assets, deposit growth and capitalization. Sears stores upd
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
of bad verses good assets, deposit growth and capitalization. Sears stores updated Sears Hometown Stores in Bedford, Ebensburg and Somerset have been refreshed to meet changing consumer needs and to embrace the nationwide branding as... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
An easier and healthier chicken parmesanavailable on her website laurenkcooking .com or at the Altoona Mirror building.
An easier and healthier chicken parmesan
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
available on her website laurenkcooking .com or at the Altoona Mirror building. She teaches at Penn Cambria High School and appears each Wednesday on her own cooking segment on WTAJ's Central PA Live. She lives in Ebensburg with her husband and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
No porn on US McDonald's, Starbucks Wi-FiThe sun sets behind a McDonald's in Ebensburg, Pa. Starbucks and McDonald's are
No porn on US McDonald's, Starbucks Wi-Fi
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The sun sets behind a McDonald's in Ebensburg, Pa. Starbucks and McDonald's are in the process of filtering out pornography from their store-provided Wi-Fi services. Photo / AP McDonald's and Starbucks in the United States are implementing filtering... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi pornIn this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind a McDonald's i
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi porn
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
In this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind a McDonald's in Ebensburg, Pa. Starbucks and McDonalds told The Associated Press on July 18, 2016, that they're in the process of implementing technology to filter pornography from... Read more
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PhysOrg
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi pornPanera Bread already block porn on Wi-Fi. In this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi porn
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Panera Bread already block porn on Wi-Fi. In this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind a McDonald's in Ebensburg, Pa. Starbucks and McDonalds told The Associated Press on July 18, 2016, that they're in the process of... Read more
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The Morning Call
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi pornIn this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind a McDonald's i
McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi porn
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
In this Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind a McDonald's in Ebensburg, Pa. Starbucks and McDonalds told The Associated Press on July 18, 2016, that they're in the process of implementing technology to filter pornography from... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Raymond Donald Nicewonger Jr.Donald Nicewonger III (Amy) of Uniontown; a brother, Ralph Nicewonger (Judy) in
Raymond Donald Nicewonger Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Donald Nicewonger III (Amy) of Uniontown; a brother, Ralph Nicewonger (Judy) in Florida; four sisters: Linda Garman of Ebensburg, Sherena Rhodes in Florida and Evelyn Nicewonger and Palma Fogal (Bill), both of Altoona; numerous extended family;... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Four family members heading to JO nationalsmeet were: Joshua Stolarski, Loretto, 9-10 boys long jump; Ben Wechtenhiser, Si
Four family members heading to JO nationals
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
meet were: Joshua Stolarski, Loretto, 9-10 boys long jump; Ben Wechtenhiser, Sidman, 15-16 boys steeplechase; Faith Wilson, Ebensburg, 11-12 girls 1500 and 800; George Boutiller, Altoona, 11-12 boys 1500 and 3,000; Jacob Weigand, Coupon, 15-16 boys... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dziabo wins Summit Country Club Match Play ChampionshipHunter Shields, also of Hollidaysburg, failed to qualify after shooting a 78.
Dziabo wins Summit Country Club Match Play Championship
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
Hunter Shields, also of Hollidaysburg, failed to qualify after shooting a 78. Link ties for 22nd APOLLO - Dylan Link, an Ebensburg native, finished tied for 22nd at the U.S. Amateur Sectional Qualifying event hosted by the Western Pennsylvania... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Local business briefsthat funds childhood cancer research. More than 1,000 Applebee's restaurants n
Local business briefs
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
that funds childhood cancer research. More than 1,000 Applebee's restaurants nationwide - including those in Altoona, Ebensburg, State College and Johnstown - are working toward raising $7 million total in 2016. As part of the brand's broader... Read more
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Times News
Clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after pu
Clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
EBENSBURG (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on Friday,... Read more
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CBS News
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found dead at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. -- A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after p
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found dead at home
CBS News / Posted 21 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. -- A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on Friday,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeAltoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
Altoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. AP EBENSBURG, Pennsylvania — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Advocates decry state’s handling of abuse billshe wants to keep fighting. "He could no longer bear his cross. We're going to
Advocates decry state’s handling of abuse bill
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
she wants to keep fighting. "He could no longer bear his cross. We're going to pick it up and carry for him," she said. Ebensburg native Kevin Hoover was abused by the same priest as Gergely. The two were part of a 2003 lawsuit against the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Children’s advocate commits suicideto keep it a secret. Gergely was found hanged in his home on Friday. He was 46
Children’s advocate commits suicide
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
to keep it a secret. Gergely was found hanged in his home on Friday. He was 46. Born Jan. 26, 1970, Gergely was raised in Ebensburg and attended Bishop Carroll Catholic High School, where he was a standout running back on the football team. He... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse aft
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outspoken clergy abuse activist found hanged at homehanged at home Shown in this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely was found
Outspoken clergy abuse activist found hanged at home
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
hanged at home Shown in this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate hangs himselfEbensburg - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicl
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate hangs himself
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
Ebensburg - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on Friday,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeAltoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
Altoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. less FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely holds up an old photograph of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeAltoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Altoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. less FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely holds up an old photograph of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man, 46, who said 'monster' priest abused him found hanged at homewas a 10-year-old altar boy is found hanged at his Pennsylvania home Brian Ger
Man, 46, who said 'monster' priest abused him found hanged at home
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
was a 10-year-old altar boy is found hanged at his Pennsylvania home Brian Gergely was found hanged Friday at his house in Ebensburg Sued priest Francis McCaa and the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown in 2003 McCaa fondled altar boys and molested them... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicl
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
EBENSBURG - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on Friday,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse aft
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on... Read more
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Salon.com
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse aft
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeAltoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
Altoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. less FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely holds up an old photograph of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeAltoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Altoona, Pa. Gergely, whose lawsuit was settled out of court in 2005, was found hanged Friday, July 1, 2016, at his home in Ebensburg, Pa., at the age of 46. less FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2003, file photo, Brian Gergely holds up an old photograph of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse aft
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on... Read more
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Philly.com
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at homeEBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse aft
Outspoken clergy abuse advocate found hanged at home
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man who spoke out against clergy abuse after publicly identifying himself as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on... Read more
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ABC News
Outspoken Clergy Abuse Advocate Found Hanged at Homeas a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian G
Outspoken Clergy Abuse Advocate Found Hanged at Home
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
as a victim of a predator priest has killed himself, authorities said. Brian Gergely, 46, was found hanged in his home in Ebensburg on Friday, Cambria County Coroner Jeffrey Lees told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Gergely went public in 2003... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sweet corn coming laterhis sweet corn probably won't be ready until July 14-15. Weyant, who sells mos
Sweet corn coming later
Altoona Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
his sweet corn probably won't be ready until July 14-15. Weyant, who sells most of his sweet corn to McAneny Brothers in Ebensburg and Leighty's Farm Market in Newry, said this year's weather has been better than last year. "This year I can live... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Claysburg deals Bedford first Legion loss3, Shaw 2, Hoenstine 2. BB-Shaw 3, Hernandez 3, Z. Shaffer 3. Records: Bedford
Claysburg deals Bedford first Legion loss
Altoona Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
3, Shaw 2, Hoenstine 2. BB-Shaw 3, Hernandez 3, Z. Shaffer 3. Records: Bedford (17-1); Claysburg (13-4). Claysburg5 Ebensburg1 CLAYSBURG - Dakota Chamberlain defeated Raymond Watt in a pitcher's duel as Claysburg topped Ebensburg. Watt... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lilly man kicked copState police at Ebensburg said they were called to the intersection of Storm Ro
Lilly man kicked cop
Altoona Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
State police at Ebensburg said they were called to the intersection of Storm Road and Columbia Street around 6 a.m. to handle a vehicle idling in the middle of the road. Police said when they arrived, they found Brian Thomas Dodson II, 28, 812 Level... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Patton, Ebensburg split pairMike Patrick and D.J. Olenchick each had three hits for Patton in its 12-1 triu
Patton, Ebensburg split pair
Altoona Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
Mike Patrick and D.J. Olenchick each had three hits for Patton in its 12-1 triumph in the first game. Ebensburg got a triple from Robbie Kerr during the second game. GAME ONE PATTON (12): Novella 3b 432, Bearer p 321, Patrick lf 523, Weiland ss... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tourism budgets shrinkingis the hub of the biker rally, but the entire community embraces the rally with
Tourism budgets shrinking
Altoona Mirror / Posted a month ago
is the hub of the biker rally, but the entire community embraces the rally with many holding related events. Ebensburg Borough hosted Wheels & Wings Thursday night. Lisa Rager, executive director of the Greater Johnstown /Cambria... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Tolton Catholic High School president and principal resignsWolfe said, “the seventh year is time for Sabbath.” Wolfe came to Columbia fro
Tolton Catholic High School president and principal resigns
KOMU Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
Wolfe said, “the seventh year is time for Sabbath.” Wolfe came to Columbia from Bishop Carroll Catholic High School in Ebensburg, Pennsylvania and has been at Tolton Catholic since its doors opened in 2011 with 64 students from Columbia,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh man accused in heroin deaths pleads to lesser chargeto a 15-year prison sentence, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Romar Watts, 34
Pittsburgh man accused in heroin deaths pleads to lesser charge
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
to a 15-year prison sentence, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Romar Watts, 34, of Homestead and Brian Borruto, 40, of Ebensburg also pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute heroin. Borruto admitted to conspiring on less than 100 grams of... Read more

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