Ready, aim, fire! Barclay Square cannons refurbished by Eagle Scout Jim Carrier
Clear the deck; there's a cannonball coming now that the cannons in Barclay Square have been restored, thanks to Eagle Scout Jim Carrier at the suggestion of Punxsutawney Mayor Rich Alexander .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
An incident of DUI occurred Saturday on the Rich Highway at Slab Run Road in Sandy Township.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Look HOW the weather center's encouraging learning
The Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center has a new, colorful exhibit that is sure to catch the eye of the youngsters who visit.
Penn. woman fighting Ohio rescue group over dog
A Pennsylvania woman's four-month fight to get her dog back from a central Ohio rescue group has turned into a full-fledged legal battle and Internet war.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
PSP-Punxsy investigating attempted suicide
Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police reported that they are investigating an attempted suicide that took place at approximately 3:45 p.m. on Friday at a residence on Kramer Road in Henderson Township.
Local business opens with ribbon cutting
A group of Punxsutawney citizens, borough officials and legislators helped with the cutting of the ribbon at the Primary Health Network's new facility, located on Prushnok Drive in Punxsutawney.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Another Tack: Groundhog Day in Gaza
Like the unfortunate Phil, we too seem to be stuck in a repetitive pattern of re-enacting the same sickening scenario.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
ExploreJefferson: Brookville Man Charged with Attempted Homicide...
A Brookville man has been charged with criminal attempt/homicide along with previous charges stemming from an aggravated assault that occurred around 11:34 p.m. Aug. 7, at a residence along state Route 28, in Pine Creek Township, Jefferson County, according to state police at Punxsutawney.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
ExploreJefferson: Child Pornography Found in Punxsutawney Attic; Man Charged with 100 Felony Counts
Punxsutawney Borough Police Department arrested a 34-year-old man yesterday on a slew of charges related to child pornography.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
CITP Offering proceeds go to We Care Pregnancy Center
Church In The Park representatives recently gathered at the We Care Pregnancy Center in Punxsutawney to make a contribution from offerings received at this year's CITP.
VIDEO: Penn State starts training camp
The Sykesville Ag & Youth Fair is officially up and running, with Monday marking the beginning of a week full of... All property rights for the entire contents of this publication shall be the property of The Punxsutawney Spirit.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Find out who won the car at the SS.C.D. Lawn Festival
Pete Renne of Punxsutawney won a 2014 Chevy Equinox and/or $18,000 cash, but was not present for the drawing.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Former Punxsutawney resident gets teaching job in Japan
Former Punxsy resident Anthony Calabrese, pictured here, recently began a job teaching English in Japan - specifically, on the island of Hokkaido in the village of Akaigawa, which can be seen in the background.
Shaffer: Farewell to my great-grandpa's house, and my sort-of history
It had no indoor toilet – just an outhouse. It had water in the kitchen sink, but sulfur made it taste and smell like rotten eggs, so you had to drive 5 He didn't buy it for the ambience.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Hot Dog Days come to a close
It was the final day for the Library Hot Dog Days event Friday, and the week proved to be quite a success for the Punxsutawney Memorial Library, which successfully raised more than $4,000.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
FEMCO Machine Company turns fifty
FEMCO Machine Company and its employees celebrated the company's 50th birthday with a luncheon held on Tuesday in Punxsutawney.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Clarion Hospital, Indiana Regional Medical Center, Punxsutawney Area...
Three community hospitals are in talks that would lead to closer collaboration through creation of a shared corporate parent.
Way Back When
Sheridan Troop, N.G. P, of Tyrone encamped on the fair grounds at this place last night, while on its way to Mount Gretna.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Punxsy Fire Dept. Responds to Two Weekend Wrecks
Pictured: The driver of this mini-van lost control the vehicle at 3:05 a.m. on Sunday while traveling on Albion Road near Wooddale Road, Young Township, traveling off the road, through a grove of trees and rolling the vehicle over onto its roof.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
18-month-old child killed in driveway accident
Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police reported on Friday an accidental death investigation that took place around 4:55 p.m. on Thursday at a private residence located in West Mahoning Township, Indiana County.