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West Branch's Lauren Anderson,
right, who has cerebral palsy, is congratulated by head coach Clark Dale as she leaves the field. Anderson's teammates held a Cerebral Palsy Awareness benefit in her honor on Thursday, which also happens to be her birthday. (Photo by Rich Murawski)

Morris Township supervisors asking for safety traffic light
Friday, October 2, 2015
By Tyler Kolesar Staff Writer MORRISDALE - A discussion in regard to installation of a safety light was discussed at Thursday night's Morris Township Supervisors meeting.
Chairman Mike Polachek said about a year ago, the Austin Powder company considered installing a flashing signal light at their driveway, located at 1573 Troy-Hawk Run Hwy., which is also state Route 53.
"They wanted a warning light southbound before the sharp curve at Hawk Run (intersection)," Polachek stated. "That would be for the people coming from the Morrisdale side, letting them know that there's something in the road (beyond the sharp curve)."
Polachek said he talked to more...
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Moshannon Valley's Eric Sherkel steps out of the tackle attempt of a Juniata Valley defender during the fourth quarter of Friday's game. Sherkel rushed for 160 yards and a touchdown. (Photo by Rich Murawski)
Moshannon Valley downs Juniata Valley 33-13
Saturday, October 3, 2015
By Rich Murawski Assistant Sports Editor HOUTZDALE - Moshannon Valley has started slow in many of its games this season, taking slim 7-point leads to the break in two games and a tie in a third.
Eric Sherkel made sure the Black Knights had some breathing room on Friday night at the Moshannon Valley Athletic Complex.
Sherkel took the opening kickoff back 93 yards for a score, recorded a pick-6 in the second quarter and had 95 of his 160 yards rushing in the first half as Mo Valley led Juniata Valley 27-7 at the break on the way to a 33-13 victory.
Sherkel fielded the opening kickoff at his own 7, made a couple of moves to get to sideline, cut back to more...

West Branch's Caitlin Eirich
sets a ball up for Breana Hayward (20) on Thursday evening against Moshannon Valley. The Lady Warriors defeated the Damsels, 25-13, 25-10 and 25-8. (Photo by Jaclyn Yingling)


West Branch sweeps Moshannon Valley
Friday, October 2, 2015
By Jaclyn Yingling Sports Editor HOUTZDALE - By the time West Branch's Katie Trude stepped to the service line in the third set, she had already played a pretty decent game.
Sixteen straight points later, it became fantastic.
Trude had 28 assists and 24 service points more...

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