GANT RELOAD: Week of Nov. 28

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.

Salvation Army Recycles Used Donations

Ever wonder what happens to those used donations you give to The Salvation Army?

SWAY SLIDESHOW: Clearfield Lights Up the Holidays

CLEARFIELD – The holiday season kicked off with the lighting of the community Christmas tree on Saturday evening in the courthouse plaza in downtown Clearfield. The SWAY slideshow is by GANT photojournalist Steven McDole.

CCAAA Opens New Meal Production and Distribution Facility

CURWENSVILLE – Meals on Wheels customers might have noticed some changes in service recently.  In fact, for many, they are seeing their drivers earlier than before, and might even have a new driver delivering their meals.

DAHS Grad Chase Barron and his Band Signed by Pioneer Records

PITTSBURGH – DuBois Area High School graduate Chase Barron and his band, Chase and the Barons, were recently signed by Pioneer Records.

Pennsylvania Has New Criminal Record Sealing Law

HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf has reminded Pennsylvanians that Act 5 of 2016 is now in effect, which expands criminal record sealing for many low-level misdemeanors in Pennsylvania to reduce recidivism, relieve the pardon system and provide ex-offenders greater opportunity to join the workforce.

BREAKING: Missing Clearfield Teen Located in Nebraska

CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield teen, Sadie Anne Jenkins, who has been missing since Oct. 6, has been located by authorities, according to Lawrence Township police.

From LHU Clearfield to the Philadelphia Navy Yard

A 2012 graduate of the Clearfield Alliance Christian School, Akasha Goins, first aspired to work on the business end of entertainment.

Santa’s Hours in Downtown Clearfield’s Shaw Park

CLEARFIELD – The Downtown Clearfield Lighting Committee will host Santa at the Shaw Park Santa House during the holiday season this year.

BREAKING: Police: Philadelphia Man Arrested on Parole Warrant Facing Drug Charges

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield Borough police arrested Willie Lunsford, 31, of Philadelphia on Tuesday, who was wanted on a parole warrant. Police also say he will be facing charges for allegedly being found with heroin.

BREAKING: Verbeck Accused of Setting Truck on Fire to Conceal Misuse of Fire Company Funds

Charges have been filed against a Morrisdale man for allegedly setting a pick-up truck on fire to conceal misusing his fire company’s funds, according to court paperwork filed through the office of Magisterial District Judge Jerome Nevling.


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