| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Those interested in learning how to paint with watercolors are in luck: Artist Bill Perry is hosting a weekend watercolor workshop April 6 and 7 at Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center.
The workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days. The admission...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 8:28 PM
There are two new Pennsylvania Game Commission Wildlife Conservation Officers for Somerset County.
Nathaniel "Ned" Kimmel is the new WCO for northern Somerset County and Shawn Barron is the new WCO for southern Somerset County.
"It has been...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:25 AM
An army of volunteers converged on the Flight 93 National Memorial Friday morning for the first of four days of planting trees.
Among the 160 volunteers was a group of 20 students, faculty, staff and administrators from the Penn State Altoona campus....
| Apr 8, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Ringgold Band and Messiah College Jazz Ensemble will be bringing their talents to the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center stage on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.
The performance, scheduled for April 18 beginning at 4:30 p.m....
| Apr 13, 2013
| 5:59 PM
It takes 17-year-old Ryan Gerney a few moments and a glance around his high school band room to start a list of instruments he can play.
He can pick up the clarinet, saxophone and tuba, when he wants, he says. He nods toward the drums and, of course, the...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Edward Rosbaugh and Alexander Wise, both of Johnstown, were named to the 2013 All-Pennsylvania Academic Team on April 8.
To be named to the academic team, students must maintain a 3.5 grade-point average, achieve in the classroom and volunteer in the...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Somerset County is one step closer to improving its ability to find people with mental health illnesses and substance abuse problems early on within its criminal justice system.
The county plans to promote public safety and health by diverting those...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Brittany Dwire, a senior at Turkeyfoot Valley Area High School, has been chosen Lioness of the Month by the Confluence Lions Club.
She is the daughter of Jeff and Melissa Bennett of Confluence and is enrolled in the college prep and dual enrollment...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Three high school teams from Somerset County are remaining in the PIAA state basketball tournament and will play second-round games this week.
Local fans can catch two of the teams at the same venue on Tuesday as the Conemaugh Township girls and Shade...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Alicia Saylor, 17, believes in serving her community, school and church through volunteering and sharing a zest for life and new activities.
The daughter of Lisa and Alan Saylor of Confluence is a volunteer for the American Red Cross at The United...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 12:12 PM
Bottle Works and Art Works are teaming up for an exhibition and workshop package that highlights artwork depicting Johnstown and Cambria County.
“Scenes of Johnstown and Cambria County” is scheduled to open from 4 to 8 p.m. April 14. The...