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Ben State Football: No James Franklin Isn't On The Hot Seat

- Ben Jones

Getting the question out of the way early, no James Franklin isn't on the hot seat


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Delays Expected on Warner Boulevard Delays Expected on Warner Boulevard
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
With the start of the school year and upcoming paving work, motorists should expect delays as work continues on Warner Boulevard near Boalsburg. [Read More]
'Trigger Warnings' a Matter of Common Sense and Courtesy
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'Trigger Warnings' a Matter of Common Sense and Courtesy
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Last week, we learned that the University of Chicago community would no longer be providing trigger warnings for students. If you have followed the events of the last several years, you know that students at a smattering of campuses were reportedly requesting trigger warnings in advance of the prese [Read More]
Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
Column
Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Phase I began on Jan. 11, 2014, and lasted just shy of 32 months, with 14 victories and 12 losses. For which James Franklin will have been paid approximately $12.14 million. [Read More]
The Avid Gardener: The Placid Days of Late Summer The Avid Gardener: The Placid Days of Late Summer
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Lora Gauss
As summer wanes and many plants with it, I find myself already becoming wistful for spring, especially when I anticipate the many upcoming autumn gardening tasks. [Read More]
Community Profile: Snow Shoe Community Profile: Snow Shoe
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Jodi Morelli
Snow Shoe Borough was born from Snow Shoe Township in 1907, and contrary to what the name suggests, it really is not at all correlated with the amount of snow that falls in that area of the county each winter. [Read More]
Home Town Loop Offers a Chance to Remember Home Town Loop Offers a Chance to Remember
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
On a hot and humid day, more than 200 runners lined up in Bellefonte to run Herbie's Home Town Loop in honor of Jeremy Herbstritt, the Bellefonte High School and Penn State graduate who died during the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007. [Read More]
DUI Checkpoint Results in Nine Arrests DUI Checkpoint Results in Nine Arrests
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A DUI checkpoint conducted by the Centre County Alcohol Task Force on Friday night resulted in nine arrests of drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. [Read More]
Castor Wants County to Pay for Parks Miller Defense Castor Wants County to Pay for Parks Miller Defense
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Acting Attorney General Bruce Castor wants Centre County to pay $126,175 for his work defending District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller during a grand jury and local investigation into whether she forged a judge's signature. [Read More]
Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
It's been nearly a decade since there was a Centre County Sheriff's Office presence at Penn State home football games. However, a new mutual aid agreement between the county and the university may bring the department back to Beaver Stadium on Saturdays this fall. [Read More]
County Commissioners Look to Move Forward with Business Incubator County Commissioners Look to Move Forward with Business Incubator
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
With the county's first small business incubator up and running in Philipsburg, Centre County Commissioner Mark Higgins is now working on the bigger incubator project in Bellefonte. [Read More]

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Delays Expected on Warner Boulevard Delays Expected on Warner Boulevard
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
With the start of the school year and upcoming paving work, motorists should expect delays as work continues on Warner Boulevard near Boalsburg. [Read More]
'Trigger Warnings' a Matter of Common Sense and Courtesy
Column
'Trigger Warnings' a Matter of Common Sense and Courtesy
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Last week, we learned that the University of Chicago community would no longer be providing trigger warnings for students. If you have followed the events of the last several years, you know that students at a smattering of campuses were reportedly requesting trigger warnings in advance of the prese [Read More]
The Avid Gardener: The Placid Days of Late Summer The Avid Gardener: The Placid Days of Late Summer
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Lora Gauss
As summer wanes and many plants with it, I find myself already becoming wistful for spring, especially when I anticipate the many upcoming autumn gardening tasks. [Read More]
Community Profile: Snow Shoe Community Profile: Snow Shoe
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Jodi Morelli
Snow Shoe Borough was born from Snow Shoe Township in 1907, and contrary to what the name suggests, it really is not at all correlated with the amount of snow that falls in that area of the county each winter. [Read More]
Home Town Loop Offers a Chance to Remember Home Town Loop Offers a Chance to Remember
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
On a hot and humid day, more than 200 runners lined up in Bellefonte to run Herbie's Home Town Loop in honor of Jeremy Herbstritt, the Bellefonte High School and Penn State graduate who died during the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007. [Read More]
County Commissioners Look to Move Forward with Business Incubator County Commissioners Look to Move Forward with Business Incubator
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
With the county's first small business incubator up and running in Philipsburg, Centre County Commissioner Mark Higgins is now working on the bigger incubator project in Bellefonte. [Read More]
Home Sweet Home: Yarger Performs at Grange Fair Home Sweet Home: Yarger Performs at Grange Fair
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Chris Morelli
When Adam Yarger was a young boy, he told his family he wanted to perform at the Grange Fair. On Aug. 20, that longtime dream came true. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Weekend, Happy Valley! It's a busy final weekend in August, with the last days of Grange Fair, Maker Week activities, the Centre Region Parks and Rec 50th anniversary festival and much more. [Read More]
Festival to Feature Garlic Milkshake, Celebrate Local Gardening Festival to Feature Garlic Milkshake, Celebrate Local Gardening
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
What is cold, sweet and light, yet a bit nutty, too? A garlic milkshake, of course, and area residents will have an opportunity to taste the odd-sounding concoction at the first-ever Herb and Garlic Festival, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at the historic Boal Mansion in Boalsbur [Read More]
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
Column
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Trace McSorley is big on being an inspirational leader. His 55-5 record and three state titles in high school say a lot about who he is as a leader. His tattoo says a lot about where he gets his inspiration. [Read More]

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Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
Column
Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Phase I began on Jan. 11, 2014, and lasted just shy of 32 months, with 14 victories and 12 losses. For which James Franklin will have been paid approximately $12.14 million. [Read More]
Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
It's been nearly a decade since there was a Centre County Sheriff's Office presence at Penn State home football games. However, a new mutual aid agreement between the county and the university may bring the department back to Beaver Stadium on Saturdays this fall. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Somewhere in State College on Friday night a group of the in-town beat writers that cover Penn State will get together for one final moment before the offseason ends and Week 1 begins. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Volleyball Ready for Redemption Penn State Women's Volleyball Ready for Redemption
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ethan Kasales
Russ Rose's Nittany Lions begin their quest for an unprecedented eighth National Championship Friday night at 7 against West Virginia in Rec Hall. Get ready for the season with our women’s volleyball preview. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Weekend, Happy Valley! It's a busy final weekend in August, with the last days of Grange Fair, Maker Week activities, the Centre Region Parks and Rec 50th anniversary festival and much more. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Soccer Has a New Mentality Penn State Men's Soccer Has a New Mentality
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Steve Connelly
From October 2012-November 2014, Penn State men's soccer ruled the Big Ten. That two year stretch, in fact, marked the longest run atop the Big Ten for the program. [Read More]
St. Joe's-Bald Eagle Highlights Week One of High School Football St. Joe's-Bald Eagle Highlights Week One of High School Football
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
If it seems like this year's high school football games are starting early, it's because they are. [Read More]
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
Column
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Trace McSorley is big on being an inspirational leader. His 55-5 record and three state titles in high school say a lot about who he is as a leader. His tattoo says a lot about where he gets his inspiration. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Just a few ticks past 6:00 PM on a Thursday evening James Franklin sat almost entirely alone in the back left corner of the room as fans continued to file in for the first radio show of the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You may have heard but everyone is jumping on the Saquon Barkley bandwagon as the sophomore running back was added to one final watch list on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]

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Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
Column
Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Phase I began on Jan. 11, 2014, and lasted just shy of 32 months, with 14 victories and 12 losses. For which James Franklin will have been paid approximately $12.14 million. [Read More]
DUI Checkpoint Results in Nine Arrests DUI Checkpoint Results in Nine Arrests
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A DUI checkpoint conducted by the Centre County Alcohol Task Force on Friday night resulted in nine arrests of drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. [Read More]
Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games Sheriff Seeks to Provide Presence at Penn State Home Games
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - G. Kerry Webster
It's been nearly a decade since there was a Centre County Sheriff's Office presence at Penn State home football games. However, a new mutual aid agreement between the county and the university may bring the department back to Beaver Stadium on Saturdays this fall. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Somewhere in State College on Friday night a group of the in-town beat writers that cover Penn State will get together for one final moment before the offseason ends and Week 1 begins. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Aug. 26-28
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Weekend, Happy Valley! It's a busy final weekend in August, with the last days of Grange Fair, Maker Week activities, the Centre Region Parks and Rec 50th anniversary festival and much more. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Soccer Has a New Mentality Penn State Men's Soccer Has a New Mentality
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Steve Connelly
From October 2012-November 2014, Penn State men's soccer ruled the Big Ten. That two year stretch, in fact, marked the longest run atop the Big Ten for the program. [Read More]
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
Column
The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting Quarterback
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Trace McSorley is big on being an inspirational leader. His 55-5 record and three state titles in high school say a lot about who he is as a leader. His tattoo says a lot about where he gets his inspiration. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Just a few ticks past 6:00 PM on a Thursday evening James Franklin sat almost entirely alone in the back left corner of the room as fans continued to file in for the first radio show of the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You may have heard but everyone is jumping on the Saquon Barkley bandwagon as the sophomore running back was added to one final watch list on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three Freshmen Green Lit For Early Contributions Penn State Football: Three Freshmen Green Lit For Early Contributions
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the first game of the season just over a week away, at least three Penn State true freshmen could get their taste of college football against Kent State according to coach James Franklin. [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

'Trigger Warnings' a Matter of Common Sense and Courtesy

Last week, we learned that the University of Chicago community would no longer be providing trigger warnings for students. If you have followed the events of the last several years, you know that students at a smattering of campuses were reportedly requesting trigger warnings in advance of the prese

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football, Fast and Furious: 25 Games in 15 Months as Phase 2 of the Franklin Era Begins

Phase I began on Jan. 11, 2014, and lasted just shy of 32 months, with 14 victories and 12 losses. For which James Franklin will have been paid approximately $12.14 million.

The Meaning Behind Trace McSorley’s Tattoo …and 9 Other Signs of Faith In Penn State’s Starting QuarterbackMike Poorman

Trace McSorley is big on being an inspirational leader. His 55-5 record and three state titles in high school say a lot about who he is as a leader. His tattoo says a lot about where he gets his inspiration.

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