Oct 30, 2013
Roseville Independent Chapel to bring gospel quartet to Punxsutawney
Roseville Independent Chapel in Brookville will be bringing an evening of music and entertainment to the Punxsutawney Area High School on Dec. 7 in the form of Dove Award-winning gospel quartet Ernie Haase + Signature Sound.
DCED representatives tour Punxsutawney, Brookville
Clyde "Champ" Holman, the current deputy secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development , along with other DCED representatives, made their way through Jefferson County last Thursday as a part of the DCED on the Road event.
Just for Jesus looks to establish Kids Against Hunger satellite in Jefferson County
The Just for Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach Ministry, which operates facilities in Brockway and Brookville, has recently expanded its services with the addition of a few new programs designed for guests of the shelter to have the opportunity to give back to their communities, including plans to become the second satellite of Kids Against Hunger ... (more)
AVTT Traveling Wall crosses through town
On Wednesday, the American Veterans Traveling Tribute memorial wall made its way through Jefferson County, departing DuBois at approximately 3 p.m. and wending through Sykesville, Big Run and Punxsutawney en route to its final destination - the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Brookville.
Pain At Pump Goes Public
According to the United States Energy Information Administration, average prices at the pump in the United States have leveled off since 2010 between two and three dollars per-gallon following a steady rise to a high of $4.12 in 2008, from a price averaging around $1 per gallon in the 1990s, and a precipitous drop to $1.59, also in 2008.