|KMA Remarketing Supports Campus OTA Program|
– Faculty in the Penn State DuBois Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program
are now even better equipped to provide the highest possible quality in
education for their students, thanks to some new equipment donated by a local
company. KMA Remarketing, a DuBois-based
company that buys, refurbishes and sells pre-owned medical equipment recently
donated $4,200 worth of apparatus to the campus OTA program, which students
will use during their laboratory exercises.
|Loeb to Fall Graduates: 'Education is Empowerment'|
– A total of 50 students became Penn State DuBois Alumni during Fall
Commencement Ceremonies Thursday evening in Hiller Auditorium. Robert Loeb, associate professor of biology
and forestry at Penn State DuBois, as well as the 2012-13 DuBois Educational
Foundation Educator of the Year, offered the commencement address.
|Burglar Leaves Tracks|
CLEARFIELD- A burglar in Clearfield lead police
right to his house.
|Making Literacy a Family Affair Helps Kids and Parents|
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Parents in schools
across the nation are learning how to bring literacy into their homes - and it
starts with mom and dad going to class. The National Centers for Learning
(NCFL) implemented a family literacy program a decade ago in 30 cities, and a
new report shows that as a result, parents are better equipped to help their
children succeed in school.
|Would Pennsylvanians Be Better Served by Fewer Politicians?|
HARRISBURG- The Pennsylvania Legislature could be
three-quarters the size it is now in 10 years, if two bills passed in
Harrisburg by the House this week become law. House Bill 1234 would reduce the
House from 203 members to 153. And House Bill 1716 proposes to cut 12 positions
from the current 50 in the state Senate.
|Bills offer new options to improve school safety|
bills drafted by Senator Don White would give local school districts new options
to improve student safety.Senate Bill 1193 would give school boards the option
of allowing licensed and trained staff to carry firearms on school property.
|Clearfield Educates Residents About Hunting Profits|
brings money into the area. Did you know that? Many people do not which is why
Clearfield County is one of 41 counties who joined a new coalition to educate
people on the amount of money hunting brings into the county.
|St Joseph’s Polish Club Burglary|
PUNXSUTAWNEY- There was a burglary
at St. Josephs Polish Club in McCalmont township Jefferson county yesterday