GANT RELOAD: Week of Sept. 26

The GANT weekly reload gives readers a look back upon the most noteworthy stories of their work week.  It contains the big headlines, as well as a few stories you might have missed. It might even include a story or two of the lighter side.

The GANT reload will be posted each weekend for your perusal. For most part, the reload will be filled with local headlines, but every now and again, a state, world or national story will make the list.

Participants in The Fireball Run Arrive In Clearfield County

CURWENSVILLE – Contestants for The Fireball Run Adventure Television show made their way through Clearfield County and the surrounding areas Sunday.

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Fireball Run Teams Depart from Clearfield

CLEARFIELD – Contestants for the Fireball Run, an adventure-rally television show, trekked through Clearfield County yesterday.

Pittsburgh Woman Accused of Assaulting DuBois EMT

NORTH VERSAILLES, Pa. – A Pittsburgh woman has been accused of assaulting an emergency medical technician from Amserv, LDT/Dusan Community Ambulance of DuBois on Saturday afternoon in North Versailles.

“Hidden” Cemetery Re-dedicated at Ceremony

Over 150 years ago, Clearfield County was a wild land, mostly forest and inhabited by Native Americans and the wildlife of the woods.

CASD OKs Moving Forward to Advance Refund 2014 Bonds

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Area School District’s board of directors authorized the administration to move forward in the process of issuing General Obligation Bonds, Series of 2016, during Monday night’s regular board meeting.

Memorial Tournament, Dinner Benefit Raises Funds for Soccer Association

CLEARFIELD – Clearly Ahead Development Chief Executive Officer Rob Swales recently presented a check in the amount of $6,974.24 to the Clearfield Soccer Association.

Consolidation Documents Reviewed by Clearfield-Lawrence Committee

CLEARFIELD – Documents for consolidation were reviewed during yesterday’s Clearfield-Lawrence Joint Consolidation Committee meeting.

Commissioners Plan to Take Reins of CCRTA

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Commissioners reviewed the history of the recreation and tourism authority, the recent issues plaguing board meetings and their plans to redirect the CCRTA’s focus back to its original mission – marketing and promoting the county – during Tuesday’s regular meeting.

Alvin Pleads Guilty in Drug Case

CLEARFIELD – A DuBois man accused of bringing drugs into the area pleaded guilty Tuesday during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County.

Gabler, Sankey Support Elimination of E-cigarette Wholesale Tax

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) and Tommy Sankey (R-Clearfield/Cambria) joined House Finance Committee members on both sides of the aisle Tuesday in advancing legislation that would replace the 40 percent wholesale tax on electronic cigarette and vapor products with a 5-cents-per-milliliter vapor products tax. House Bill 2342 may now be considered by the full House.

Woman Charged with Assault Pleads Guilty

CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield woman charged with assaulting a Curwensville woman outside her apartment was in Clearfield County Court Tuesday.

Commissioners Hear Details on Continental Carbonic Facility Coming to Clearfield

CLEARFIELD – On Tuesday the Clearfield County Commissioners heard details from Rob Swales, chief executive officer of Clearly Ahead Development, on a new manufacturing facility that will set up shop in Clearfield.

Grampian Lions Club to Host Halloween Event
Trump back in PA: Brings up Clinton's health, questions if she's 'loyal' to Bill

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