October 4, 2014 RSS feed / News

Educating students through real-world experiences

Austin Area School is bringing a local element to a national initiative that encourages hands-on, real world education.  “Project-based learning” (PBL) has been launched in the school district and involves everyone from teachers and More...

Duck Derby next weekend

Cameron County’s third annual Firequacker Duck Derby will take place on Saturday, Oct. More...

Area news briefs

More charges in brawl  PORT ALLEGANY -- More charges have been filed as a result of an early-morning fight and stabbing outside a Port Allegany convenience store on Sept. More...

Cole receives coveted HAP award

Rural hospitals face a litany of challenges in continuing to provide quality care amid an environment that’s enveloped with regulations, ever-changing private/public economic dynamics, and evolving health care needs and expectations.  More...

Girl injured in Rt. 46 crash

A seven-year-old girl suffered a broken leg and other injuries in an accident last Saturday afternoon on Rt. 46 in Shippen Township.  State police said Ron E. More...

Embassy Powdered Metals thriving

A success story during rocky economic times was celebrated this week as Emporium Rotary members toured Embassy Powdered Metals.  Company officials conducted the tour to show their recent expansion and explain operational changes that have Embass More...