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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…

Jeff Tech Operating Committee holds special session, hires new assistant principal

The Jeff Tech Operating Committee held a special session on June 13 at 4 in the afternoon to take care of pressing business that couldn’t wait until the next regular meeting. The committee voted to hire Jennifer Gaston to fill the recently created assistant principal position. Gaston currently holds a similar position at the Clearfield…

PennDOT reminds community members signs are prohibited in the right-of-way on state roadways

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding community members that outdoor advertising signage is not permitted on state highway property which includes right-of-way areas. Federal regulations and Pennsylvania state law prohibit certain advertising signage within the right-of-way, including but not limited to yard sale, political, realtor, business, or event signage. Signs may not be…