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Penn State Football: Sterling Jenkins Is Huge, Hackenberg Gets Lighter As Training Camp Numbers Are Released

Penn State Football: Sterling Jenkins Is Huge, Hackenberg Gets Lighter As Training Camp Numbers Are Released

- Ben Jones

It doesn't take a lot of time spent around Penn State freshman Sterling Jenkins to see that he is a big human. The future offensive lineman got the numbers to back up the obvious as he enters camp at 6-foot-8 and 329 pounds according to figures released today.


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Greetings from 'Alabama'
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Greetings from 'Alabama'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I came away thinking that I live in a strange land. State College is no hotbed of liberalism, but it is surely an exception to Clinton crony James Carville's famous formulation that "Pennsylvania is Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and Alabama in the middle." [Read More]
Trumpeter Swan Makes a Comeback after Being Hit by a Car Trumpeter Swan Makes a Comeback after Being Hit by a Car
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
"When we got all of the results back we weren't sure if she would survive. The Veterinarians who did surgery on her foot didn't what to do surgery right away because of her high lead levels and pneumonia." [Read More]
Senior Center Will Set Up Shop in Nittany Mall Senior Center Will Set Up Shop in Nittany Mall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"For a lot of people, the senior center is the only outlet they have to interact with people their own age," says Pat Sanders, a frequent visitor of the center. "There's everything from line dancing, which is really intensive, to people who just like to sit and play games." [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Michigan [Read More]
Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College area school district board met on Monday night, voting on the State High Project 90 percent floor plan. The updated floor plan establishes the final building configuration and allows the developers to complete mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings. [Read More]
Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Abhar Shah
“I do not blame anyone that has anything to do with the Special Olympics for making this decision as they are only doing what they feel best protects the athletes and all involved from unnecessary negative press,” says Feldman [Read More]
James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill' James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Having grown up 25 minutes from the Phillies ballpark, I am a lifelong fan and to have the opportunity to take the mound at Citizens Bank Park is a huge thrill for me," James Franklin says. "It is even cooler to throw out the first pitch on THON night." [Read More]
From State College to Orlando, Tex-Mex Reigns Supreme
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From State College to Orlando, Tex-Mex Reigns Supreme
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
All of the Tex-Mex joints in town have different things going for them. California Tortilla has the best queso. Moe's gives you free chips with every order, and Chipotle has the best rice I've ever tasted. I'm not quite sure what Qdoba's individual bonus is. [Read More]
Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connor Greeley
For the beginning of this young season, much of the buzz was around first baseman Casey Grayson, as he was quickly becoming the most consistent and reliable offensive threat for the Spikes. "Some stuff goes your way and that's the difference between going .400 and .300," Grayson said. [Read More]
Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
According to a news release from the university, a small section of the balcony overhang fell during the event at approximately 11:25 a.m. One person was taken to Mount Nittany Medical Center for minor injuries and another was treated and released by EMTs on site. [Read More]

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Greetings from 'Alabama'
Column
Greetings from 'Alabama'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I came away thinking that I live in a strange land. State College is no hotbed of liberalism, but it is surely an exception to Clinton crony James Carville's famous formulation that "Pennsylvania is Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and Alabama in the middle." [Read More]
Senior Center Will Set Up Shop in Nittany Mall Senior Center Will Set Up Shop in Nittany Mall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"For a lot of people, the senior center is the only outlet they have to interact with people their own age," says Pat Sanders, a frequent visitor of the center. "There's everything from line dancing, which is really intensive, to people who just like to sit and play games." [Read More]
Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College area school district board met on Monday night, voting on the State High Project 90 percent floor plan. The updated floor plan establishes the final building configuration and allows the developers to complete mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings. [Read More]
Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Abhar Shah
“I do not blame anyone that has anything to do with the Special Olympics for making this decision as they are only doing what they feel best protects the athletes and all involved from unnecessary negative press,” says Feldman [Read More]
James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill' James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Having grown up 25 minutes from the Phillies ballpark, I am a lifelong fan and to have the opportunity to take the mound at Citizens Bank Park is a huge thrill for me," James Franklin says. "It is even cooler to throw out the first pitch on THON night." [Read More]
From State College to Orlando, Tex-Mex Reigns Supreme
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From State College to Orlando, Tex-Mex Reigns Supreme
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
All of the Tex-Mex joints in town have different things going for them. California Tortilla has the best queso. Moe's gives you free chips with every order, and Chipotle has the best rice I've ever tasted. I'm not quite sure what Qdoba's individual bonus is. [Read More]
Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connor Greeley
For the beginning of this young season, much of the buzz was around first baseman Casey Grayson, as he was quickly becoming the most consistent and reliable offensive threat for the Spikes. "Some stuff goes your way and that's the difference between going .400 and .300," Grayson said. [Read More]
Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
According to a news release from the university, a small section of the balcony overhang fell during the event at approximately 11:25 a.m. One person was taken to Mount Nittany Medical Center for minor injuries and another was treated and released by EMTs on site. [Read More]
I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential Learning
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I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential Learning
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
I found myself beaming when the doors were up, even, and could open and close without incident. I grabbed the drill, put the holes in the door and then put on the hardware. In my opinion, they are the best bi-fold closet doors in Centre County. I did it myself. [Read More]
New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Segal confirms that he and his partners at S. C. Boys, Inc. are considering opening up a second Champs Sports Grill at the prime downtown location. Champs, located at 1611 N. Atherton St., is a popular spot to grab dinner, a drink or to take in a game. [Read More]

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Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Michigan [Read More]
Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes Corey Feldman Loses Special Olympics Gig, Blames Spikes
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Abhar Shah
“I do not blame anyone that has anything to do with the Special Olympics for making this decision as they are only doing what they feel best protects the athletes and all involved from unnecessary negative press,” says Feldman [Read More]
James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill' James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Having grown up 25 minutes from the Phillies ballpark, I am a lifelong fan and to have the opportunity to take the mound at Citizens Bank Park is a huge thrill for me," James Franklin says. "It is even cooler to throw out the first pitch on THON night." [Read More]
Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway Spikes Decimate Records As 2015 Season Gets Underway
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connor Greeley
For the beginning of this young season, much of the buzz was around first baseman Casey Grayson, as he was quickly becoming the most consistent and reliable offensive threat for the Spikes. "Some stuff goes your way and that's the difference between going .400 and .300," Grayson said. [Read More]
Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Three former women's volleyball National Champions captured gold medals in the Pan American Games and Volleyball World Gran Prix on the same day. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Northwestern [Read More]
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
Column
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Illinois [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Maryland [Read More]
From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"If I had to say who my favorite driver is, it'd be Jeff Gordon. Whenever I would watch, I'd root for him, so it's kind of cool that I'm joining the organization that he came up in," Lehman says. "He's retiring this year, so I don't know if I'll have an opportunity to meet him or not." [Read More]

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Greetings from 'Alabama'
Column
Greetings from 'Alabama'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I came away thinking that I live in a strange land. State College is no hotbed of liberalism, but it is surely an exception to Clinton crony James Carville's famous formulation that "Pennsylvania is Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and Alabama in the middle." [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Michigan Brings Start Of Harbaugh Era To Happy Valley
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Michigan [Read More]
James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill' James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Having grown up 25 minutes from the Phillies ballpark, I am a lifelong fan and to have the opportunity to take the mound at Citizens Bank Park is a huge thrill for me," James Franklin says. "It is even cooler to throw out the first pitch on THON night." [Read More]
Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
According to a news release from the university, a small section of the balcony overhang fell during the event at approximately 11:25 a.m. One person was taken to Mount Nittany Medical Center for minor injuries and another was treated and released by EMTs on site. [Read More]
Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Three former women's volleyball National Champions captured gold medals in the Pan American Games and Volleyball World Gran Prix on the same day. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Northwestern [Read More]
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
Column
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams. [Read More]
Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"While it is a technical conference in that we’ll present new things that are happening in the field, it’s totally welcoming to community members and to people who are looking for change around solar energy and sustainability," conference chair Jim Brownson says. [Read More]
Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
“Women often experience chest pain differently, such as fatigue or tiredness, and not the typical pressure in the center of their chest,” Chambers said. “Diabetics may have damaged nerve fibers and therefore may have less ability to sense pain.” [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Illinois [Read More]
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Russell Frank

Greetings from 'Alabama'

I came away thinking that I live in a strange land. State College is no hotbed of liberalism, but it is surely an exception to Clinton crony James Carville's famous formulation that "Pennsylvania is Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and Alabama in the middle."

John Hook

From State College to Orlando, Tex-Mex Reigns Supreme

All of the Tex-Mex joints in town have different things going for them. California Tortilla has the best queso. Moe's gives you free chips with every order, and Chipotle has the best rice I've ever tasted. I'm not quite sure what Qdoba's individual bonus is.

I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential LearningPatty Kleban

I found myself beaming when the doors were up, even, and could open and close without incident. I grabbed the drill, put the holes in the door and then put on the hardware. In my opinion, they are the best bi-fold closet doors in Centre County. I did it myself.

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