Thursday Apr 17
Tyrone Area hosts mock DUI crash
With proms and graduations just around the corner, seniors at one local school district got a firsthand lesson in what can happen when people make poor choices and get behind the wheel.
Thursday Apr 17
Female-focused expo set for April 26
The Breast Cancer & Women's Health Institute of Central Pennsylvania, the Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone and the Altoona Mirror are sponsoring the Women's Healthy Living Expo on the Tyrone Hospital campus on April 26. "The reason we decided to do this is because we think that for women's health it's really important to educate women on the different ... (more)
Maxine H. Perry
She was born in Shiloh, Pa., a daughter of the late Robert and Maude Harrier. She married Ivan C. Perry on June 15, 1939, in State College.
Tyrone schools seeing success with Chromebook program
The Tyrone Area School District is piloting a one-to-one Chromebook program with its ninth graders, and teachers involved in the pilot said these students are developing key skills in the program.
Anthony G. - Geno' Cannistraci Sr.
He was born in Tyrone, son of Salvatore and Rosalie Cannistraci. He married Shirley Gensimore on Aug. 26, 1961, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bellwood.
The Lebanon Daily News
Central Pa. pizzeria owner denies sexual charges
A central Pennsylvania pizza shop owner denies making lewd comments to eight employees aged 16 to 18, and kissing or fondling them, though he's waived a preliminary hearing on the charges.
Virginia L. Gherrity
She was born in Altoona, daughter of Walter W. and Virginia M. Welsh. She married Robert J. Gherrity Jr. on June 11, 1954, at Trinity Episcopal Church, and in June they would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.