A fire started in the rear wheels area of a tractor trailer in the early afternoon April 20, 2016. The truck was traveling east on I-80 near mile marker 162 when the fire spread and engulfed the entire trailer. The road was shut down until firefighters extinguished the blaze and the scene was cleaned up.
Bald Eagle and Bellefonte area school district representatives participated in the 13th annual Polar Bear Plunge at Black Moshannon State Park. The districts went head-to-head in a friendly competition to raise money for programs at the YMCA of Centre County that also benefit their schools.
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday in Zion, according to Walker Township Fire Company Captain Jim Heckman. The crash occurred at about 1:45 p.m. in front of Stanley Steemer off East College Avenue.
Staff at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens struggled to keep one of the zoo’s baby aardvarks on the weighing scales on Wednesday, January 17. A clip shared to the zoo’s YouTube account shows a staff member trying to weigh three-week-old aardvark Winsol, who does his best to try and escape the scales and the hands of the zoo worker. “How hard is it to weigh a three-week-old baby Aardvark? Winsol, the 3-week old baby aardvark is being closely watched by the zoo’s care team as he spends most of his time with his mom Al,” the video caption reveals.
Remember the days when you'd just get a phone call announcing school was closed for snow? Well, now principals and teachers (with the help of some special guests) are kicking those announcements up a notch by singing and rapping your school status.