State College and other Pennsylvania college towns have been meeting to discuss alternative revenue sources, aside from property taxes, to help offset increased police costs associated with excessive alcohol use.
Penn State exchange student Kaijing Tang, of China, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on South Atherton Street at about 4:40 a.m., according to Centre County Coroner Scott Sayers. State College police is investigating.
The State college Area School Board on Wednesday voted 5-4 to cancel its contract with Papa John’s Pizza for student lunches. The decision was based upon racially tinged comments made by former CEO John Schnatter.
Here are some of the Centre County roads that are closed due to the aftermath of flooding across the county on Monday. There are at least two sinkholes causing traffic disruptions, according to PennDOT.
The Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District is closed Tuesday due to Monday’s rain, flooding and subsequent road closures. Osceola Mills is in a state of emergency, and some residents had to evacuate.