LATEST HEADLINES

Pennsylvania Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman, R-Bellefonte, will not seek a seventh term representing the 34th District in 2022 as he focuses on his campaign for governor.

Penn State English professor Hester Blum has advanced to the semifinal round of the inaugural “Jeopardy!” Professors Tournament. During her first appearance last week, Blum managed to collect a total of $12,000, which was good for a second-place finish. Blum’s performances through categories such as “Pope-Pourri,” “Lesser-Known Marsupials,” and “African-American Authors” were enough to keep her competitive through the end of the game.

Man Accused of Burglary, Theft at Downtown State College Apartment Building.

Everyone who was at a Kentucky candle factory when a tornado destroyed it is now accounted for. 

Eight counties in Kentucky are now declared a disaster after the state’s worst tornado outbreak. 

The House is expected to vote today on a criminal contempt charge for a former White House chief of staff. 

Minute Maid Recalls Three Products In Eight States – Beware before taking a drink of juice or soda.  Minute Maid is recalling Berry Punch, Fruit Punch and Strawberry Lemonade.  Seems some of the 59-ounce cartons could have foreign metal objects.  This affects eight states: Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New York, North Carolina, Maryland, Virginia, Maine and New Jersey.  Some Coke and Sprite cans are also recalled for the same reason.  All the products have 2022 expiration dates.

Sports

NBA – Memphis defeated the 76ers, 126-91.

NFL MNF – The LA Rams defeated the Arizona Cardinals, 30-23.

Two Penn State women’s hockey student-athletes were award CHA Player of the Week honors for their individual performances last week

Penn State men’s soccer student-athlete Pierre Reedy recently picked up two additional All-America honors to add to his long list of career accomplishments as a Nittany Lion. The redshirt senior midfielder was named a 2021 Second Team Academic All-American® by CoSIDA, his second-straight Academic All-American nod, as well as a 2021 Senior CLASS Award® Second Team All-American.

2024 Super Bowl Coming To Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium.