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Penn State Football: James Franklin is Back at The Linc, But it Took Awhile

Penn State Football: James Franklin is Back at The Linc, But it Took Awhile

- Mike Poorman

James Franklin's journey back to The Linc after the Eagles beat Green Bay, where he was an assistant in ’05, lasted 3,569 days.


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Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
Penn State Athletics is now offering tickets for the men’s and women’s basketball games at a discounted rate to recent PSU alumni from all campuses. [Read More]
Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Two dual meets at the Bryce Jordan Center highlight Penn State wrestling’s regular season schedule, announced today by the program. The Lions will welcome Wisconsin to the near 16,000-seat arena on Dec. 13, and then Ohio State on Feb. 5. [Read More]
State College Bank Robber's Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested State College Bank Robber's Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The alleged getaway driver for the Citizens Bank robbery on North Atherton Street has been arrested. Greg Kimmel, whose nickname is apparently Pimple, was identified as the owner of a car used to transport Barnhart after he entered the bank and demanded money from the teller. [Read More]
State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market. [Read More]
Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Tim (Ream) and his staff have radar on their phones," James Franklin said after practice, the rain still pounding on the Holuba Hall roof. "And as soon as it shows it is in the vicinity we have to get off the field to make sure our players and staff are safe." [Read More]
Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
Enraged, prosecutors say Greenfield stabbed the knife into a nearby wall. The victim ran to the bathroom, where Greenfield followed, stabbing the knife through the door, nearly missing the victim’s head. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow' Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Because a review of his petition reveals all of the claims either lack merit and/or Sandusky fails to establish how the outcome of his trial would have been different absent such alleged errors, the Commonwealth submits that his...petition should be denied." [Read More]
Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28 Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Anna Foley
Get ready, State College. You’ll be able to order mozzarella sticks and mac and cheese bites at all hours of the day. Soon. This month’s grand opening marks the end of a long journey for the Pennsylvania staple. [Read More]

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Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Two dual meets at the Bryce Jordan Center highlight Penn State wrestling’s regular season schedule, announced today by the program. The Lions will welcome Wisconsin to the near 16,000-seat arena on Dec. 13, and then Ohio State on Feb. 5. [Read More]
State College Bank Robber's Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested State College Bank Robber's Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The alleged getaway driver for the Citizens Bank robbery on North Atherton Street has been arrested. Greg Kimmel, whose nickname is apparently Pimple, was identified as the owner of a car used to transport Barnhart after he entered the bank and demanded money from the teller. [Read More]
State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market. [Read More]
Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
Enraged, prosecutors say Greenfield stabbed the knife into a nearby wall. The victim ran to the bathroom, where Greenfield followed, stabbing the knife through the door, nearly missing the victim’s head. [Read More]
Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow' Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Because a review of his petition reveals all of the claims either lack merit and/or Sandusky fails to establish how the outcome of his trial would have been different absent such alleged errors, the Commonwealth submits that his...petition should be denied." [Read More]
Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28 Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Anna Foley
Get ready, State College. You’ll be able to order mozzarella sticks and mac and cheese bites at all hours of the day. Soon. This month’s grand opening marks the end of a long journey for the Pennsylvania staple. [Read More]
Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
“We want to continue to recruit students who want to be part of this side of Penn State and grow them into leaders. Our students are not just getting jobs, they’re getting the jobs they want,” said Paul. “We want NASA to say Penn State is the place to go.” [Read More]
Don't Be Rattled
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Don't Be Rattled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Not to alarm you would-be woods walkers, but there are rattlesnakes out there. We met one the other day, all curled up along the John Wert Trail, which follows tea-colored Sinking Creek away from Bear Meadows, deep in the Rothrock State Forest. [Read More]
Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“No matter what we do, we’re in a catch-22,” Maierhofer said. “…We’re a cat chasing its tail; we don’t know what the heck to do. So how can you hold the county in contempt? [Read More]
Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Penn State president Eric Barron's battle against sexual assault and harassment is going public next week. The president will be joined by student leaders, administrators, and faculty for an event at the HUB "to call upon the community to continue to raise awareness for these issues." [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
Penn State Athletics is now offering tickets for the men’s and women’s basketball games at a discounted rate to recent PSU alumni from all campuses. [Read More]
Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Two dual meets at the Bryce Jordan Center highlight Penn State wrestling’s regular season schedule, announced today by the program. The Lions will welcome Wisconsin to the near 16,000-seat arena on Dec. 13, and then Ohio State on Feb. 5. [Read More]
Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Tim (Ream) and his staff have radar on their phones," James Franklin said after practice, the rain still pounding on the Holuba Hall roof. "And as soon as it shows it is in the vicinity we have to get off the field to make sure our players and staff are safe." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I see Christian so much more relaxed and so much more confident right now as a player and as a leader because of that," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "He's really taken control of the offense and that side of the ball." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Asked about Breneman's status on Tuesday afternoon, head coach James Franklin was not forthcoming, but no less ominous with his response. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football had its first press conference of the regular season on Tuesday. Here are the highlights. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On the offensive front Penn State will work left to right with the expected crew of Paris Palmer, Brendan Mahon, Angelo Mangiro, Brian Gaia and Andrew Nelson. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out' Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
The Nittany Lions will be hosting the Penn State Stripe Out against Rutgers University on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m., the first prime time kick off of the season which will also be televised live on The Big Ten Network. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads Penn State Basketball: New Season Ticket Opportunities For Recent Grads
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
Penn State Athletics is now offering tickets for the men’s and women’s basketball games at a discounted rate to recent PSU alumni from all campuses. [Read More]
Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals Wrestling Schedule Headlined By Two Bryce Jordan Center Duals
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Two dual meets at the Bryce Jordan Center highlight Penn State wrestling’s regular season schedule, announced today by the program. The Lions will welcome Wisconsin to the near 16,000-seat arena on Dec. 13, and then Ohio State on Feb. 5. [Read More]
Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice Penn State Football: With Rain Pouring Down, An Imperfect Holuba Hall Hosts Practice
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Tim (Ream) and his staff have radar on their phones," James Franklin said after practice, the rain still pounding on the Holuba Hall roof. "And as soon as it shows it is in the vicinity we have to get off the field to make sure our players and staff are safe." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
“We want to continue to recruit students who want to be part of this side of Penn State and grow them into leaders. Our students are not just getting jobs, they’re getting the jobs they want,” said Paul. “We want NASA to say Penn State is the place to go.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I see Christian so much more relaxed and so much more confident right now as a player and as a leader because of that," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "He's really taken control of the offense and that side of the ball." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Asked about Breneman's status on Tuesday afternoon, head coach James Franklin was not forthcoming, but no less ominous with his response. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football had its first press conference of the regular season on Tuesday. Here are the highlights. [Read More]
Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Penn State president Eric Barron's battle against sexual assault and harassment is going public next week. The president will be joined by student leaders, administrators, and faculty for an event at the HUB "to call upon the community to continue to raise awareness for these issues." [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: James Franklin is Back at The Linc, But it Took Awhile

James Franklin's journey back to The Linc after the Eagles beat Green Bay, where he was an assistant in ’05, lasted 3,569 days.

John Hook

State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks

Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market.

Don't Be RattledRussell Frank

Not to alarm you would-be woods walkers, but there are rattlesnakes out there. We met one the other day, all curled up along the John Wert Trail, which follows tea-colored Sinking Creek away from Bear Meadows, deep in the Rothrock State Forest.

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