LATEST HEADLINES

Centre County moves from ‘high’ to ‘medium’ in the CDC’s COVID-19 community level

Allegiant Air ends flights from State College, more than 2 years after starting service.

U.S. Route 322 from Boalsburg to Potters Mills reopens after crash causes hourslong closure

Man headed to prison after pleading guilty to draining millions from a Centre County business’ pension fund.

Bellefonte-area man charged with attempted homicide in Centre County shooting.

State College Food Bank Planning Move to Larger Location.

President Biden is asking how much more carnage will the nation accept? He wants to stop mass shootings with stricter gun laws, criticizing Republicans for not taking action. He’s pleading to ban the types of assault weapons used in three recent tragedies.

More than 550-thousand people are getting their student loans erased.  The Education Department will cancel nearly six-billion dollars in debt.  It’s for those who attended schools affiliated with Corinthian Colleges, which has a history of defrauding students.

Florida is bracing for the first named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane Season.  The Keys are under a tropical storm warning and watches are in effect near Sarasota and Bradenton.  Heavy rain is forecast today thanks to remnants of what was once Hurricane Agatha.

It looks like most people are pro-choice.  A new Gallup poll puts the number at 55-percent, the highest since 1995.  Out of a thousand adults surveyed, 58-percent say they don’t want the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade within the next month as expected.

Walmart is opening four new distribution centers that will create four-thousand jobs.  The locations will be in Illinois, Indiana, Texas and Pennsylvania.  They should be running within the next two years and will offer next-day and two-day deliveries to most states.

Sports

Penn State softball senior pitcher Bailey Parshall added to her outstanding season by being selected to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-American third team Wednesday.

The Penn State All-Sports Museum is proud to announce the opening of a new exhibit entitled I Am a Penn Stater: Nittany Lions in World War II. The exhibit will be located in the Museum’s second-floor changing exhibition gallery and will run from June 10, 2022 through June 1, 2025.

Hockey fans are in for more action tonight in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.  The New York Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals.  Yesterday, the Colorado Avalanche beat the Edmonton Oilers in the Western Conference.