Researchers at the Pennsylvania State Seismic Network say a series of two 1.1-magnitude seismic events took place in the Bellefonte area on Thursday. The activity is consistent with but not conclusive of small, shallow earthquakes.
Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera visited the Bellefonte Area School District on Thursday as part of the Wolf administration’s Schools That Teach Tour. Spanish and technology classes were highlighted.
Bellefonte Area high Scool’s football team will get to play its last game of the season - against rival Bald Egle Area - on its home turf on Friday. Phase 1 of the Rogers Stadium renovations is almost complete.
Penn State and state police, along with Bellefonte, Pleasant Gap and Citizens fire companies and Mount Nittany and Penn State EMS responded to a Level 1 plane crash early Wednesday near the University Park Airport.
Former Beta Theta Pi brother Ryan Burke pleaded guilty to charges of hazing in relation to the death of Beta pledge Timothy Piazza in February 2017. Burke's attorney, Philip Masorti, said his client extended his condolences to the Piazza family.