McClatchy and the Centre Daily Times gathered more than 75 students from Penn State University and Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology last week to discuss their views of political and government. Students routinely said they had little trust -- or use for -- government or the political process. Here, 25 students also share how their views differ from their parents.
The 'bandwagon generation' on its political views
Dreibelbis walks into court for hearing
Police searching for SPE Federal Credit Union robber
Police investigating credit union robbery
How to give your child a healthy start to the school year
Protesters chant “blood on your hands” to Charlottesville City Council
This is what the solar eclipse looks like through a cereal box
Dinosaur visits Grange Fair
Thunderstorm approaches State College
Wolf speaks at Ag Progress
Q&A with 2017 Grange Fair Queen Megan Royer
Competition at practice intensifies as first game draws near
Matthew Dreibelbis attended his preliminary hearing Wednesday at the Centre County Courthouse. He is charged with several felonies including first- and third-degree murder in the shooting death of Jeremy Cantolina. Dreibelbis allegedly had a three-year affair with Cantolina's wife, according to state police at Rockview.
Ferguson Township police are investigating a Tuesday robbery at the SPE Credit Union. Penn State police are assisting in the investigation. The alleged robber fled the scene on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash and threatening to blow up the building.
You may be buying notebooks, erasers and crayons to prepare your kids to go back to school, but you should be thinking about preparing them from the inside out, too. Here are some healthy adjustments you can make to ensure your child gets off to a good start.
Protesters chanted “blood on your hands” on Monday, August 21, at the first meeting of the Charlottesville City Council following violence at a white nationalist rally in the city that left one dead and 19 injured. Protesters were angered over the city council’s decision to allow the “Unite the Right” rally to be held in Charlottesville on August 12.
Spectators gathered at The Arboretum at Penn State to see the partial solar eclipse that crossed through the United States. Some used special glasses that were handed out while others used homemade spectacles from cereal boxes. Dr. Kevin Luhman, Penn State astronomy and astrophysics professor, said the last coast-to-coast eclipse happened about a century ago.
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for much of Centre County on Saturday night. The wind and rain caused some damage and power outages. Video shows some lightning through the Centre Region before the rain.
Defensive line coach Sean Spencer talks about who he likes on the defensive line and how to stop Saquon Barkley. Barkley describes the atmosphere in the final practices before the season opener. Koa Farmer explains how he's taken a more "professional" approach to the game.