Man Accused of Setting Wildfires Waives Charges

CLEARFIELD – A Cherry Tree man accused of setting two wildfires in Burnside Borough waived his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail. Troy Michael Solley Jr., 19, of Cherry Tree has been charged with two counts each of...

Osceola Mills Man Waives Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats Charges

CLEARFIELD – An Osceola Mills man who allegedly assaulted and threatened to shock his son for missing the toilet waived his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail. David L. Bainey, 35, of Osceola Mills has been...

Clearfield School Board Debates Hiring Practices, Consideration of Long-term Substitutes

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Area School District’s Board of Directors debated its hiring practices and the amount of consideration given to its long-term substitute teachers during Monday night’s Education and Personnel Committee meeting. Superintendent Terry Struble asked the...

Administrators Dedicate New Clearfield Junior-Senior High School

CLEARFIELD – Nearly 40 years after its original dedication in 1975, members of the administration, school board and faculty and staff gathered with the community to dedicate the new Clearfield Area Junior-Senior High School to its students on Monday evening. Beginning this...

Clearfield Man Waives Assault Charges

CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield man accused of an aggravated assault incident involving a knife waived his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail. William Charles Asuzu Jr., 30, of Clearfield has been charged with aggravated...

Clearfield Borough Councilman Accused of Assaulting, Threatening Girlfriend Headed for Trial

CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield Borough Councilman accused of assaulting and threatening to kill his girlfriend had all charges held for court by Magisterial District Judge James Hawkins after a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail....

Osceola Mills Man Accused of Assaulting, Threatening to Shock Son

HOUTZDALE – Charges have been filed against an Osceola Mills man who allegedly assaulted and threatened to shock his son for missing the toilet, according to the office of Magisterial District Judge James Hawkins. David L. Bainey, 35, of Osceola Mills has been charged with simple...

Penn State Joins New Project to Map the Universe

Penn State is an institutional partner in a new effort to investigate the structure of our galaxy, the evolution of nearby galaxies and the nature of dark energy. The effort is the newest phase of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS-IV), an international collaboration of more than...

County OKs Application for Affordable Housing, Rehabilitation Enhancement Funds

CLEARFIELD – Yesterday, the Clearfield County Commissioners approved applying for funding that would continue to help area residents who need affordable housing and home rehabilitation. The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) recently solicited applications for...

Clearfield Commissioners Open Courthouse Painting Bids

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Commissioners opened bids for the exterior painting of the courthouse at yesterday’s work session. The commissioners received two bids for the painting project. ARS Inc. of Bridgeville submitted the lowest bid in the amount of $253,000. A second...