Education Student Guides State High Construction Group to National Title

STATE COLLEGE  — A Penn State workforce education student working toward his Vocational Instructional II certificate has shepherded a group of State College Area High School students to first place in a national competition. Chris Warren has taught building construction in State...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Board Approves Master of Health Science for LHU

LOCK HAVEN – The Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education approved a new graduate degree program in health science to be offered by Lock Haven University. Lock Haven University will offer a Master of Health Science degree that will include...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Sheriff’s Office Extends Hours on May 7, 21

CLEARFIELD – Sheriff Wes Thurston has announced his office will be open until 8 p.m. May 7 and May 21 to provide applicants more time to obtain their license to carry permits. Only applicants who have been notified by postcard of their permit approval will be able to obtain their...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

DAMS Eighth Graders Interviewed as part of Career Studies

DUBOIS – Eighth grader John Wells, right, listens during a mock job interview with Kristina Kline, director of Human Resources and School Safety, left, during Dawna Vanderpool’s English class at the DuBois Area Middle School. The interview was part of eighth grade career...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Clearfield Borough Council Approves Paving List

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Borough Council reviewed paving projects last night as recommended by the Street Department and approved the list for bid. Borough Operations Manager Leslie Stott said Community Development Block Grant funds will be used for some of the proposed paving...

CCHS Board Plans for 2014 Season

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Historical Society Board of Directors met on Tuesday to plan for the 2014 season.  The museum will be open beginning May 4 and then on each Sunday and Thursday until Oct. 19. The museum’s hours are from 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  There...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

CPPD to Hold Drug Take-back Day

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Borough police will accept unused or expired medications for safe disposal on April 26. As part of the eighth National Take-back Initiative, police will accept drugs from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the police station. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Chinese microblogging site Weibo has strong IPO debut

Jeremiah Yap – Fourth Estate Cooperative Writer New York, NY, United States (4E) – Chinese micro blogging service Weibo saw its IPO stock price spike to 19 percent after making its debut in New York. The offering started at $17 and by the end of the day Weibo’s...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014
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Fortified food – persuading the private sector to do good

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – With a certain amount of fanfare, Nigeria has just officially become a middle income country. It is not the sort of country associated with widespread hunger, or a country where people normally get, or expect to...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014
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Rosie O’Donnell loses 50 lbs. from gastric sleeve surgery, tweets before-after photos

Paula David – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter Los Angeles, CA, United States (4E) – Rosie O’Donnell has lost 50 lbs. from gastric bypass surgery, as evidenced by photos she shared via twitter on Thursday. O’Donnell posted two side-by-side photos of her...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014
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