The following is a look back in the Centre Daily Times archives for the week of Feb. 26- March 4.
50 years ago
On March 1, 1967, Graham & Sons, State College’s oldest store, was sold to Jack Goodrich and Edwin Blesh, of Lock Haven. Founded by 92-year-old George Graham, the business got its start in 1911 and cycled through several different identities — barbershop, restaurant — before turning to candy, tobacco and newspapers.
25 years ago
Never miss a local story.
On March 4, 1992, Penn State’s Charles Hosler, vice president for research and dean of the graduate school, retired after 45 years as a student, faculty member and administrator.
10 years ago
In March 2007, State College Area High School’s Science Bowl team won the Southwestern Pennsylvania Science Bowl for the third year in a row. The victory carried the team all the way to the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Science Bowl competition the following month.