LATEST HEADLINES

Penn State ‘Reviewing’ Latest Masking Guidelines from CDC

Political activist Gene Stilp burned a Trump campaign flag outside of the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte in September 2020. He was issued a citation and filed a lawsuit against Bellefonte on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022.

The Centre County Library received $10,000 worth of donated assistive technology from North Central Sight Services.

Russia is moving deeper into Ukraine on this sixth day of fighting.  A 40-mile-long Russian military convoy made up of armored vehicles and tanks is closing in on the capital of Ukraine, with US officials warning the sheer number of Russian troops could overcome the Ukrainian resistance. 

Law enforcement personnel in Washington, DC, are bracing for potential protests ahead of President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address later today. A fence has been erected to prevent disruptions from protests as well as a possible trucker convoy. In addition to physical threats, officials say they’re paying close attention to the possibility of Russian cyberattacks and disinformation campaigns. 

The Pacific Northwest is getting soaked by an atmospheric river storm and the threat is far from over.

Parents beware, more baby formula is being recalled.  The FDA added another lot of Similac formula after a second baby died.  The two other brands include Alimentum and EleCare.  All three are made from Abbott Nutrition’s facility in Michigan.  The company says none of the products tested positive for a type of bacteria that can cause severe infections.  Five children got sick, four who may have had this bacteria and one linked to salmonella.

Sports

For the first time since spring of 2019 Penn State Rugby will enjoy a full uninterrupted championship spring! 

State College boys basketball defeats Altoona for District 6 title; Lady Little Lions fall.

Bellefonte loses heartbreaker to Central Mountain in District 6 Class 5A title game.

The Penn State baseball team will appear on Big Ten Network for two games this season.