Districts in Florida, Georgia split school prize

...the jury.But the two finalists stood out, though for different reasons, according to the jurors ? including former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell, former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Henry Cisneros, former U.S. Secretary of Health...

Black colleges struggling, but still relevant, say supporters

...and universities in the country and enroll 11 percent of black U.S. college students, according to a 2013 University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education report.Even in a post-Civil Rights Movement society, supporters say HBCUs offer an invaluable...

Police hunt for suspect in trooper killing, say he's an angry survivalist bent on mass murder

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Hundreds of law enforcement officers searched the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday for a heavily armed survivalist...driver's license, Social Security card, a Pennsylvania Game Commission range permit, camouflage...

Old-fashioned 'base ball' is a big hit with players

...we're not doing that, we might as well just be playing softball in the park."Spectators Arthur and Alice Best, of Lancaster, Pa., had a special appreciation for the recent Athletic game against the Delaware-based Diamond State Base Ball Club. The Bests...

Katha Myrick Jr.

...Ga., Andrenia Green, Thomson, Ga.; three brothers, Dewitt Cowins, Dade County, Fla., Timothy Myrick, Pottsville, Pa., and Michael Myrick, Grovetown, Ga.; three aunts. Funeral services entrusted to Dawson s Mortuary, 98 Hopgood Street...

Ex-governors urge citizenship test for students

...third correctly named all three, according to the national survey by The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.South Carolina's initiative is part of a national effort by the Arizona-based Joe Foss Institute. Suber said six other...

A month after slaying, suspect to appear in Florida court

...gone to turn on the sprinkler system?Both the Florida High way Pa trol and Colum bia County Sher iff's Office have said little...Georgia couple's stolen 2010 Nissan Murano.The Florida Highway Pa trol arrested Robinson, but details about the arrest have not...

Ashley Lauren Foster - Aaron John Lanzel

...Monte Maxwell. The couple's reception was held at the Blue Heron at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Md. The newlyweds honeymooned at the Poconos in Pennsylvania and will reside in Annapolis, Md. until July 2015 (Atlanta, Ga.)

Regina Kolosvary

...Ga. - Regina, age 81, of Pittsburg, PA died peacefully in her sleep on September...St. Elizabeth of Hungary in Pittsburgh, PA she served as a shut-in volunteer and...memorial service will be held in Pittsburg, PA. www.mcneillfuneralhome.com to sign...

James Proudfit

...James Scott Proudfit, age 94 of Conyers, died Thursday, September 11, 2014. He was born April 26, 1920 in Burgettstown, PA to the late Andrew Stewart Proudfit and Elva Anna Proudfit. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Andrew and John Proudfit...