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Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Spanier Conviction

Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Spanier Conviction

- Geoff Rushton

A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated former Penn State President Graham Spanier's conviction on a child endangerment charge, reversing a lower court's 2019 ruling that found the conviction to be unconstitutional.


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In a Strange and Challenging Year, a Word of Support for Student-Athletes
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In a Strange and Challenging Year, a Word of Support for Student-Athletes
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Instead of looking ahead, why don’t we look back at this past weekend to the Thanksgiving holiday to see if we had any positive experiences and thoughts? [Read More]
Lady Lions Cruise Past St. Francis in 87-54 Victory Lady Lions Cruise Past St. Francis in 87-54 Victory
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Connor Krause
Coach Carolyn Kieger’s energized squad rode the hot hand of graduate transfer Kelly Jekot, who finished the contest in double-double fashion with 24 points and 10 rebounds. [Read More]
State College Technology Business Sustains Smoke Damage After Fire State College Technology Business Sustains Smoke Damage After Fire
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A downtown State College technology company's building sustained smoke damage after a fire on Monday night. [Read More]
Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
“I truly believe that this is a step forward for the Spikes. I couldn’t be more excited about it,” said Spikes Chairman and Managing Partner Chuck Greenberg. [Read More]
Fundraising Underway for Footprints in the Field Project to Create Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden Fundraising Underway for Footprints in the Field Project to Create Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Koch Funeral Home invites community member to join in helping to fund Footprints in the Field: A Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden on the grounds of the Calvary Harvest Fields church in Boalsburg. [Read More]
Centre County Adds 91 COVID-19 Cases Over 2 Days; Pennsylvania Reports 9,797 Centre County Adds 91 COVID-19 Cases Over 2 Days; Pennsylvania Reports 9,797
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County reported 91 new COVID-19 cases over the past two days — 61 for Sunday and 20 for Monday — to bring its total to 6,387, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. [Read More]
State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021 State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Spikes will maintain their affiliation with Major League Baseball in a new format beginning in 2021, MLB announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
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Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's 27-17 victory over Michigan was a salvation of sorts for James Franklin, who got his first win of 2020, while the loss put Jim Harbaugh — nearing the end of Year 6 of a seven-year deal — one step closer to leaving Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Centre County Coroner's Office Reports 10 New COVID-19 Deaths Centre County Coroner's Office Reports 10 New COVID-19 Deaths
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County Coroner Scott Sayers on Sunday reported 10 more COVID-19-related deaths that occurred between Nov. 20 and Friday. [Read More]
Bellefonte Police Investigating Cemetery Vandalism Bellefonte Police Investigating Cemetery Vandalism
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Bellefonte police are investigating vandalism that damaged headstones, American flags and ornamental items at St. John Catholic Cemetery. [Read More]

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In a Strange and Challenging Year, a Word of Support for Student-Athletes
Column
In a Strange and Challenging Year, a Word of Support for Student-Athletes
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Instead of looking ahead, why don’t we look back at this past weekend to the Thanksgiving holiday to see if we had any positive experiences and thoughts? [Read More]
Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
“I truly believe that this is a step forward for the Spikes. I couldn’t be more excited about it,” said Spikes Chairman and Managing Partner Chuck Greenberg. [Read More]
Fundraising Underway for Footprints in the Field Project to Create Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden Fundraising Underway for Footprints in the Field Project to Create Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Koch Funeral Home invites community member to join in helping to fund Footprints in the Field: A Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Garden on the grounds of the Calvary Harvest Fields church in Boalsburg. [Read More]
State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021 State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Spikes will maintain their affiliation with Major League Baseball in a new format beginning in 2021, MLB announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
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Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's 27-17 victory over Michigan was a salvation of sorts for James Franklin, who got his first win of 2020, while the loss put Jim Harbaugh — nearing the end of Year 6 of a seven-year deal — one step closer to leaving Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Local Retailers Ready for Small Business Saturday, Holiday Shopping Season Local Retailers Ready for Small Business Saturday, Holiday Shopping Season
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Connie Cousins, Holly Riddle
This year it is more important than ever to help local and smaller businesses around the area. Local shopkeepers have planned events to make it both a pleasant shopping experience and a way to snag some good buys. [Read More]
Taste of the Month: Food with a Philly Flavor Is Helping the We Are Inn Become a Destination Taste of the Month: Food with a Philly Flavor Is Helping the We Are Inn Become a Destination
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Teresa Mull, Town&Gown
Pat Romano, proprietor of the We Are Inn Hotel and Restaurant in Philipsburg, is always ready to switch gears, try something new, and keep going. He’s constantly adding new food items to his menu and innovating the way his business operates. And he’s just getting started. [Read More]
County Looks to Start Senior Cottage Program County Looks to Start Senior Cottage Program
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Centre County is looking into a new grant program that would help seniors and their families stay close and each have a space of their own. [Read More]
Penn State Football’s Freefall Is Historic, No Polling
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Penn State Football’s Freefall Is Historic, No Polling
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State football has experienced the fastest, deepest, most dizzying freefall from the elite company of The Associated Press poll to the depths of college football since…well, ever. [Read More]
Lessons Learned from a 2000 Penn State Football Team That Faced Difficult Times
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Lessons Learned from a 2000 Penn State Football Team That Faced Difficult Times
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
Thanksgiving is one of those moments for reflection. As we look back on our past there are hard moments and happy moments, and we are thankful for all that has molded us. [Read More]

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Lady Lions Cruise Past St. Francis in 87-54 Victory Lady Lions Cruise Past St. Francis in 87-54 Victory
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Connor Krause
Coach Carolyn Kieger’s energized squad rode the hot hand of graduate transfer Kelly Jekot, who finished the contest in double-double fashion with 24 points and 10 rebounds. [Read More]
Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League Spikes Officials, Local Leaders Optimistic About Team's New Era in MLB Draft League
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
“I truly believe that this is a step forward for the Spikes. I couldn’t be more excited about it,” said Spikes Chairman and Managing Partner Chuck Greenberg. [Read More]
State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021 State College Spikes to Play in New MLB Draft League in 2021
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Spikes will maintain their affiliation with Major League Baseball in a new format beginning in 2021, MLB announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
Column
Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's 27-17 victory over Michigan was a salvation of sorts for James Franklin, who got his first win of 2020, while the loss put Jim Harbaugh — nearing the end of Year 6 of a seven-year deal — one step closer to leaving Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Rutgers Game Set for Noon Kick Penn State Football: Rutgers Game Set for Noon Kick
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Rutgers will kick off their Week 7 meeting this Saturday at noon FS1 the league announced late Saturday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's Win over Michigan Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's Win over Michigan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State picked up its first win of the year on Saturday against Michigan. Here are the grades following the 27-17 Nittany Lion victory. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Knock Off the Rust, Beat VMI 86-65 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Knock Off the Rust, Beat VMI 86-65
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Without longtime starter Lamar Stevens -gone to graduation- and with over 260 days since its last game, Penn State men's basketball shook off the rust to beat Virginia Military Institute 86-65 on Saturday afternoon for the first win of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Not Flashy, But Clifford Steady as Nittany Lions Land in Win Column Penn State Football: Not Flashy, But Clifford Steady as Nittany Lions Land in Win Column
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It wasn't flashy. It wasn't even his best statistical performance, but Sean Clifford was steady and reliable on Saturday afternoon en route to Penn State's first win of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lee Looks the Part as Running Back Depth Chart Flexes Penn State Football: Lee Looks the Part as Running Back Depth Chart Flexes
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State knew it was going to have to lean on its running backs in 2020, but it probably didn’t think it would be leaning on its fourth and fifth string options. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Michigan Spiral Continues, Nittany Lions Get Two for Price of One Penn State Football: As Michigan Spiral Continues, Nittany Lions Get Two for Price of One
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One win won’t fix all of Penn State’s problems but it can certainly make Michigan’s worse, and in a season the Nittany Lions have long wanted to put in the rearview mirror, taking down the Wolverines in the process isn’t a bad way to go. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
Column
Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's 27-17 victory over Michigan was a salvation of sorts for James Franklin, who got his first win of 2020, while the loss put Jim Harbaugh — nearing the end of Year 6 of a seven-year deal — one step closer to leaving Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Rutgers Game Set for Noon Kick Penn State Football: Rutgers Game Set for Noon Kick
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Rutgers will kick off their Week 7 meeting this Saturday at noon FS1 the league announced late Saturday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's Win over Michigan Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's Win over Michigan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State picked up its first win of the year on Saturday against Michigan. Here are the grades following the 27-17 Nittany Lion victory. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Knock Off the Rust, Beat VMI 86-65 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Knock Off the Rust, Beat VMI 86-65
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Without longtime starter Lamar Stevens -gone to graduation- and with over 260 days since its last game, Penn State men's basketball shook off the rust to beat Virginia Military Institute 86-65 on Saturday afternoon for the first win of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Not Flashy, But Clifford Steady as Nittany Lions Land in Win Column Penn State Football: Not Flashy, But Clifford Steady as Nittany Lions Land in Win Column
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It wasn't flashy. It wasn't even his best statistical performance, but Sean Clifford was steady and reliable on Saturday afternoon en route to Penn State's first win of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lee Looks the Part as Running Back Depth Chart Flexes Penn State Football: Lee Looks the Part as Running Back Depth Chart Flexes
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State knew it was going to have to lean on its running backs in 2020, but it probably didn’t think it would be leaning on its fourth and fifth string options. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Michigan Spiral Continues, Nittany Lions Get Two for Price of One Penn State Football: As Michigan Spiral Continues, Nittany Lions Get Two for Price of One
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One win won’t fix all of Penn State’s problems but it can certainly make Michigan’s worse, and in a season the Nittany Lions have long wanted to put in the rearview mirror, taking down the Wolverines in the process isn’t a bad way to go. [Read More]
5 Things to Watch as Penn State Football Faces Michigan 5 Things to Watch as Penn State Football Faces Michigan
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
This game usually means a lot more than it does this weekend, but wins are wins and losses are losses. So here are five things to watch as Penn State and Michigan take the field at noon on Saturday. [Read More]
Penn State Football’s Freefall Is Historic, No Polling
Column
Penn State Football’s Freefall Is Historic, No Polling
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State football has experienced the fastest, deepest, most dizzying freefall from the elite company of The Associated Press poll to the depths of college football since…well, ever. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Holmes and Lee Up Next with Ford Uncertain for Saturday Penn State Football: Holmes and Lee Up Next with Ford Uncertain for Saturday
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While there are a lot of reasons why Penn State's season has started 0-5 with no particular end in sight, the Nittany Lions' running back room going from one of the deepest in the nation to one of the most depleted certainly hasn't helped the cause any. [Read More]
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John Hook

In a Strange and Challenging Year, a Word of Support for Student-Athletes

Instead of looking ahead, why don’t we look back at this past weekend to the Thanksgiving holiday to see if we had any positive experiences and thoughts?

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Franklin is the Victor in Battle of the Jimmys

Penn State's 27-17 victory over Michigan was a salvation of sorts for James Franklin, who got his first win of 2020, while the loss put Jim Harbaugh — nearing the end of Year 6 of a seven-year deal — one step closer to leaving Ann Arbor.

Penn State Football’s Freefall Is Historic, No PollingMike Poorman

Penn State football has experienced the fastest, deepest, most dizzying freefall from the elite company of The Associated Press poll to the depths of college football since…well, ever.

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