Reynoldsville native promoted with ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park. An article by Peggy Zortman.

July 1, 2022 Reynoldsville native Corporal Alexis Trude, daughter of Ted Gilbert, Jr. received her sergeant stripes in a well-attended promotion ceremony at Reynoldsville’s Veterans Memorial Park. SSG Geneross Wagner of Carlisle presented the certificate of advancement, with SSG Kassandra Heads from Dover and SGT James Taylor from Pittsburgh acting as witnesses to the event….

With no agreement before it expires, the Jeff Tech Operating Committee moves to extend the current teacher’s contract

With no contract agreement in sight with it’s teacher’s union, the Jeff Tech Operating Committee took action at it’s June 27 meeting to delay the expiration of the current contract. By a unanimous vote, the committee approved a motion to extend the current agreement with the teacher’s association which is set to expire June 30….

I-80 west Brookville ramps to be closed this weekend weather permitting

 The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has announced upcoming ramp closures as part of the resurfacing project on I-80 in Clarion and Jefferson Counties.  For this weekend’s closures in Jefferson County, Exit 78:  Brookville Westbound ramps will close at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24 and reopen by 1:00 a.m. Sunday, June 26.  To detour,…

PennDOT urges caution in work zones; recent crashes put workers, motorists at risk

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding motorists to drive safely in work zones after there have been several incidents of work zone intrusions resulting in motorists hitting PennDOT employees or equipment. The most recent crash occurred on June 5, 2022 when a PennDOT employee was struck by a motorist while working on a…