After recent focus on the high school and elementary programs, State College Area School District will look to update its middle school education program. The Board of Directors unanimously approved a contract for the district’s Middle Level Review Plan.
Nicole Abrino, a woman who was shot at P.J. Harrigan’s Bar & Grill in State College, had eight procedures or surgeries to treat her injuries. Jordan Witmer, a 21-year-old from Bellefonte, shot and killed himself and three others.
How much snow and ice is Centre County going to get with the next winter storm? According to the National Weather Service State College, it’s going to be messy. Snow Monday evening is expected to turn to a wintry mix by Tuesday.
Alpha Fire Company responded at about 11:48 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, to a report of heavy black smoke coming out of the roof at 103 S. Allen St., above Animal Kingdom in downtown State College, Pa.
Timothy Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey, died two years ago after going to a bid acceptance night at Beta Theta Pi. A multitude of former fraternity brothers pleaded guilty and a Pennsylvania law and research center have been named in honor of the Penn State sophomore.
A Millersburg, Ohio father and son who died after a gunman started shooting at P.J. Harrigan’s Bar & Grill in the Ramada Inn on South Atherton Street are being remembered as “truly great” people who were devout Christians and very active in the horse auction community in the Midwest and on the East Coast.
State College police said there was “no way” for the department to publish a warning during the State College shootings that left four people dead and another injured. Jordan Witmer, of Bellefonte, was identified as the man who shot three at P.J. Harrigan’s Bar & Grill before crashing his Mazda and killing himself and a homeowner on Tussey Lane.
A GoFundMe was organized for Nicole Abrino, the sole survivor of the State College shootings. Jordan Witmer, of Bellefonte, shot and killed himself and three others at P.J. Harrigan’s Bar & Grill on South Atherton Street before crashing his car on Waupelani Drive and shooting into another house on Tussey Lane.
Jordan Witmer, of Bellefonte, shot and killed Dean Beachy, of Millersburg, Ohio, at P.J. Harrigan’s Bar and Grill at the Ramada Hotel before he shot and killed George McCormick, of State College, at Tussey Lane.
Less than a day after a Bellefonte man went on a shooting spree in State College that shot five and killed four people, including himself, local residents expressed shock and sadness that the area known as “Happy Valley” could suffer such violence.