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At Saturday's fundraiser,
Matt and Annie Hinton presented a check for more than $12,000 to Cen-Clear Child Services in order to fund equipment for three rooms for special therapies in this area. At left are Cen-Clear representatives Kylie Yanock and Tiffany Ricotta, and the Hintons. (Photo by Liza Miller)

Freshmen make ‘Commitment to Graduate'
Monday, October 20, 2014
WESTOVER - This year's freshman class at Harmony Area High School will take part in a special assembly at the school Thursday as they continue the first year of their high school academic career.
Led by Jostens representative Scott Geesey, an ambassador of the company's educator services effort, the 30-minute event will demonstrate the importance of earning a high school diploma to the students. After a presentation featuring information and video clips of high school students around the country on topics of relevance to the theme, the students will be invited to sign their name to a Class of 2018 graduation gown, a Commitment to Graduate (C2G) that will later be displayed at the school for all students to examine. Each ninth grader will also receive more...
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Commemorative walk - Family, friends and classmates of Autumn Mulhollen held a memorial march and tree planting in remembrance of her Saturday. Mulhollen was killed in an automobile accident in October 2013. (Photo by Dianne Byers)
Deadline for CCCF grants is Nov. 3
Monday, October 20, 2014
The deadline for applications for the Clearfield County Charitable Foundation's 2014 grant cycle for Clearfield County nonprofit organizations is Nov. 3, with the awards being announced in January.
To be eligible for a grant award, applying agencies/organizations must provide services in local communities and be located within Clearfield County.
Detailed grant application guidelines and requirements are outlined in the grant application packet, more...

Damsels win first ICC title
Monday, October 20, 2014
By Andy Stine Sports Writer
AMESVILLE - Moshannon Valley girls soccer player Wynter Adams already had quite a weekend on her hands when she was voted Homecoming queen on Friday evening at the Black Knight football game.
Adding in a conference championship game for the Damsels on Saturday afternoon was a bonus for the senior.
Wynter scored two goals, including one that tied the game in the second half, in the Inter-County Conference championship against McConnellsburg.
Her younger sister, Autumn, put in the go-ahead goal with seven minutes to go more...

Moshannon Valley's Autumn Adams dribbles upfield during Saturday's Inter-County Conference Championship game with McConnellsburg. Adams had the game-winning goal to lead the Damsels to the title with a 4-3 win. (Photo by Jon Christoff)

West Branch captures Elk Co. Catholic tourney
Monday, October 20, 2014
ST. MARYS - The West Branch volleyball team captured its sixth Elk County Catholic Tournament title on Saturday, defeating St. Marys in the championship game.
The Lady Warriors won by scores of 25-17 and 25-20.
Making it to the title game was a not a given for West Branch after it struggled in pool play. The Lady Warriors defeated Johnsonburg (25-22, 25-14) and St. Marys (25-20, 25-17), but split with Otto-Eldred (25-20, 22-25) and Port Allegany (21-25, 25-19).
West Branch nabbed the second seed out of Pool B, while St. Marys took the top seed and Port Allegany was third. more...

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10/20/2014 - Area Sports Results and Schedule
10/20/2014 - South Hills plans open house
10/20/2014 - Bullying program set for Oct. 29 at DuBois
10/20/2014 - FSA issues crop reporting update
10/20/2014 - Judge Ammerman presides at recent revocation court session