monDAY, july 7, 2014
It HAS been a week AND Governor Tom Corbett IS STILL REFUSING TO SIGN THE NEW state budget. If he doesn’t sign It by THURSDAY, OR MAKE SOME LINE ITEM VETOS, it will automatically GO INTO EFFECT. Corbett Is HOLDING OUT FOR pension reform and liquor privatization.
THE SEARCH WILL CONTINUE TODAY FOR 37 year old SUSAN BACHMAN WHO jumped out of her parents’ moving car FRIDAY MORNING and ran into the woods ALONG interstate 80 near DUBOIS IN CLEARFIELD COUNTY. HER parents were taking her to the Clarion Psychiatric Center TO BE TREATED FOR depression and anxiety ISSUES. A WEBSITE HAS BEEN SET UP TO help in the search. IT’S findsusanbachman.COM IF YOU HAVE information, YOU CAN ALSO call State Police at 371-46-52. The search PARTY WILL MEET TODAY At noon at the Travel America truck stop at Exit 78.
State Police have released the name of the woman WHO DIED IN A BOATING ACCIDENT AT LAKE RAYSTOWN IN HUNTINGDON COUNTY THURSDAY NIGHT. 36 YEAR OLD Francesca Harris OF CARLISLE was trapped in the cabin of the boat when it crashed and sAnk. several otherS escaped UNHURT.
A FIREY AND FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN GALLITZIN TOWNSHIP, CAMBRIA COUNTY, ON JULY 4TH. State Police SAY 56 YEAR OLD WILLIAM SCHWEITERS OF LORETTO WAS KILLED WHEN A PICKUP CROSSED THE CENTERLINE AND COLLIDED WITH HIS BIKE HEAD-ON.
IT HAPPENED on Route 53 between Spindley City and Taddy Roads. The OTHER DRIVER, 27 YEAR OLD EDWARD ROUDYBUSH OF GALLITZIN, WAS TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.
formal sentencing is scheduled today in Centre County court for Mathew Shirk OF BELLEFONTE. HE WAS CONVICTED OF VEHICULAR homicide WHILE DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUCE FOR the 2011 death of HIS FRIEND, Kelly Rider. HE AND HIS 2 OTHER PASSENGERS WERE ALSO INJURED. shirk will spend 3 TO 6 years in prison.
THE CENTRE DAILY TIMES REPORTS THAT 18 YEAR OLD Penn State student EVA O’BRIAN HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED TO A PHILADELPHIA AREA HOSPITAL WITH SEVERE BRAIN AND PELVIS INJURIES. SHE was flown to UPMC Altoona LAST Thursday after having SHE WAS struck by a pickup truck WHILE JOGGING in State College. POLICE SAY The driver of the truck was not at fault.
A female a-T-V rider was flown to JOHNSTOWN’S Memorial Medical Center Sunday after severely injuring her hand in an accident near Reels Corner IN SOMERSET COUNTY. NO WORD ON HER CONDITION THIS MORNING.
NO ONE WAS INJURED, BUT The Red Cross is helping 2 families WITH SMALL CHILDREN after a FIRE AT the Logan Hills Apartment complex IN ALTOONA EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. ONE OF THE MOTHERS WAS TAKING TRASH OUT WHEN SHE NOTICED THE FLAMES AND FIREFIGHTERS WERE ABLE TO CONTAIN THE FIRE TO ONE BEDROOM IN A DOWNSTAIRS APARTMENT. AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE CAUSE IS UNDERWAY.
KATE SHAFFER, THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE BLAIR COUNTY ARTS FOUNDATION, TELLS THE ALTOONA MIRROR A BAR WILL OPEN IN OCTOBER INSIDE THE HISTORIC MISHLER THEATER. RENOVATIONS MEAN THEATER-GOERS WILL BE ABLE TO ENJOY A COCKTAIL THROUGH A WALL OF WINDOWS AS LIGHTS PLAY OVER THE FIGURES OF PERFORMERS FROM THE MISHLER’S HEYDAY. THE 80-FOOT LONG BAR WAS PAID FOR BY AN ANONYMOUS DONOR. IT WIL NOT BE OPEN DURING CHILD-THEMED SHOWS OR ON SUNDAYS.