Philipsburg native Matt Adams is on a hot streak for the Washington Nationals, hitting seven home runs in the past seven games to tie him for fourth place in most home runs in the MLB. The Nationals play again Tuesday, May 8, 2018, evening.
Young Scholars of Central Pennsylvania Behavior Intervention Specialist Bill Ewing demonstrates the Barracuda Intruder Defense System at the school. The system is designed to block an intruder from entering classrooms and student spaces.
Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District is creating a new police force that will cover its four schools that straddle the Clearfield and Centre county line. The move comes not just after the Parkland school shooting in Florida, but in response to the Pennsylvania State Police departing the Philipsburg barracks to consolidate with Rockview.
Emily Whitehead, 12, of Philipsburg, penned a tribute to Dr. Carl June, who was named to TIME 100: Most Influential People of 2018, for his research that led to the development of the T-cell therapy that was used to successfully treat her cancer six years ago.
For decades, Joan Ricotta and her family had a life-size Nativity scene at their home — it included the holy family, which she bought at a gift show, and a stable with a star on front built by her husband, Jim.