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Penn State Football: What Leadership Looks Like

Penn State Football: What Leadership Looks Like

- Mike Poorman

Not in question is what James Franklin’s leadership looked like on Saturday in Bloomington, as day turned to night and his team — once again — snatched a loss from the jaws of victory. The question: What happens next?


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Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Well that was something else. Penn State showed up, opened the game with a strong scoring drive, played pretty good defense and still managed to stumble its way to an overtime loss. [Read More]
When It Comes to the Markets, Ignore Temporary Drama and Focus on the Long-Term
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When It Comes to the Markets, Ignore Temporary Drama and Focus on the Long-Term
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
With all the uncertainty, what are people most concerned about with their portfolios? Two words: the election. How important is it to our economy and the markets? [Read More]
ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
ESPN announced Saturday night that its college football morning show will air live from Penn State ahead of the Nittany Lions football’s clash with Ohio State on Halloween. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
All things considered an Indiana team that has steadily improved over the past few seasons and has historically played Penn State well at home, finally winning a game in the series is not all that shocking. [Read More]
Penn State Football Drops Overtime Heartbreaker at Indiana Penn State Football Drops Overtime Heartbreaker at Indiana
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Gabe Angieri
No. 8 Penn State football (0-1) fell to Indiana (1-0) 36-35 in an overtime heartbreaker at Memorial Stadium Saturday. [Read More]
Centre County Reports 81 New COVID-19 Cases Centre County Reports 81 New COVID-19 Cases
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County added 81 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing its total to 3,989 since the first was reported in March. [Read More]
State College Falls to Altoona in District Title Game Thriller State College Falls to Altoona in District Title Game Thriller
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Altoona capitalized on a late interception and executed a gutsy play call to hand State College a stunning 22-21 loss in the District 6 Class 6A championship Friday night at Mansion Park. [Read More]
Penn State Reports More Than 100 New COVID-19 Cases at University Park Since Last Update Penn State Reports More Than 100 New COVID-19 Cases at University Park Since Last Update
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State reported 108 new COVID-19 positives among students and one among employees at University Park in Friday's semi-weekly update. [Read More]
Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
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Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
“We actually have extra officers working just to prepare for the start of a football season, so it's going to be treated kind of like a home game for us manpower-wise,” State College police Lt. Greg Brauser said. [Read More]
Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Charles Reinert
“We’re trying to take advantage of the opportunities we’re getting... We’re doing our best to make the most of it,” drum major Keith Griffith said. [Read More]

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Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Charles Reinert
“We’re trying to take advantage of the opportunities we’re getting... We’re doing our best to make the most of it,” drum major Keith Griffith said. [Read More]
Titan Market Offers New Year-Round Place to Shop from Local Vendors Titan Market Offers New Year-Round Place to Shop from Local Vendors
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
A new indoor market in Bellefonte gives local shoppers a place to support area farmers, producers and artisans, all year-round. [Read More]
Bellefonte Art Museum’s Cranes Project Sends Inspiration Around the Nation – and the World Bellefonte Art Museum’s Cranes Project Sends Inspiration Around the Nation – and the World
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Elizabeth Molek, Town&Gown
The Bellefonte Art Museum for Centre County is taking resourcefulness during the pandemic to a higher level, while simultaneously spreading messages of hope. [Read More]
Community Spotlight: Halloween Hustle 5k Supports the ACRES Project Community Spotlight: Halloween Hustle 5k Supports the ACRES Project
4 days ago - StateCollege.com
With traditional fundraisers canceled this year due to the pandemic, the ACRES Project invites the community to participate in a Halloween-themed virtual 5K fundraiser, the ACRES Halloween Hustle. [Read More]
Drive-Up Costume Contest Offers a New Twist on Centre Region Halloween Celebration Drive-Up Costume Contest Offers a New Twist on Centre Region Halloween Celebration
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Centre Region Parks and Recreation is offering local families a fun way to safely celebrate Halloween this year. [Read More]
Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Town & Gown
A personal trainer, wife, and mother, Michelle DiMidio in April started Alliance for G.O.O.D. (Giving Others Our Donation), a grassroots effort to help local families struggling with any sort of need related to the pandemic. [Read More]
A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
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A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
As I looked from headstone to headstone I felt a number of different emotions – astonishment, sadness, awe, surprise, wonder, intrigue. [Read More]
Wildlife for Everyone Breaks Ground on Accessible Wetlands Project Wildlife for Everyone Breaks Ground on Accessible Wetlands Project
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Wildlife for Everyone Foundation on Saturday broke ground on the Soaring Eagle Wetlands project designed to make nature accessible for all individuals regardless of physical limitation. [Read More]
Schlow Library to Host Virtual Event with Author Elizabeth Rush Schlow Library to Host Virtual Event with Author Elizabeth Rush
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Amy Fellin Caputo
Acclaimed author and Pulitzer Prize finalist Elizabeth Rush will make a virtual visit to the Centre Region on Wednesday as part of activities recognizing the 50th anniversary this year of Earth Day. [Read More]
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
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Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
With its 2020 football season-opener finally almost upon us, here are 10 ways the Nittany Lions and Penn State can win on and off the field. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Well that was something else. Penn State showed up, opened the game with a strong scoring drive, played pretty good defense and still managed to stumble its way to an overtime loss. [Read More]
ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
ESPN announced Saturday night that its college football morning show will air live from Penn State ahead of the Nittany Lions football’s clash with Ohio State on Halloween. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
All things considered an Indiana team that has steadily improved over the past few seasons and has historically played Penn State well at home, finally winning a game in the series is not all that shocking. [Read More]
Penn State Football Drops Overtime Heartbreaker at Indiana Penn State Football Drops Overtime Heartbreaker at Indiana
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Gabe Angieri
No. 8 Penn State football (0-1) fell to Indiana (1-0) 36-35 in an overtime heartbreaker at Memorial Stadium Saturday. [Read More]
State College Falls to Altoona in District Title Game Thriller State College Falls to Altoona in District Title Game Thriller
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Altoona capitalized on a late interception and executed a gutsy play call to hand State College a stunning 22-21 loss in the District 6 Class 6A championship Friday night at Mansion Park. [Read More]
Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
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Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
“We actually have extra officers working just to prepare for the start of a football season, so it's going to be treated kind of like a home game for us manpower-wise,” State College police Lt. Greg Brauser said. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as Nittany Lions Head to Indiana Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as Nittany Lions Head to Indiana
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It’s finally here, the Nittany Lions are headed to Bloomington for the first game of the year after what has felt like a lifetime of waiting and hoping. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The (Almost) Longest Wait is Over
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Penn State Football: The (Almost) Longest Wait is Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
For James Franklin, the 2020 season is a responsibility of Biblical proportions, as Luke 12:48 states, “From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked.” [Read More]
State College Faces Altoona for District Title; BEA Opens Playoffs State College Faces Altoona for District Title; BEA Opens Playoffs
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
It’s just Week 4 for the State High varsity football team, but a championship game is already looming. On Friday night, the 2-1 Little Lions will travel to Mansion Park in Altoona to take on the 2-2 Mountain Lions in the title game for District 6, Class6A supremacy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Look to Knock Off Rust in a Hurry Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Look to Knock Off Rust in a Hurry
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Rust is natural this time of year. Players haven't played, coaches haven't coached. It's just different when you're getting back out on the field for the first time. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana Penn State Football: Handing Out the Grades Following Penn State's 36-35 Loss to Indiana
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Well that was something else. Penn State showed up, opened the game with a strong scoring drive, played pretty good defense and still managed to stumble its way to an overtime loss. [Read More]
ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State ESPN’s College GameDay Returning to Happy Valley for Penn State-Ohio State
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
ESPN announced Saturday night that its college football morning show will air live from Penn State ahead of the Nittany Lions football’s clash with Ohio State on Halloween. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss Penn State Football: How the Nittany Lions Looked Was More Surprising Than the Loss
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
All things considered an Indiana team that has steadily improved over the past few seasons and has historically played Penn State well at home, finally winning a game in the series is not all that shocking. [Read More]
Penn State Reports More Than 100 New COVID-19 Cases at University Park Since Last Update Penn State Reports More Than 100 New COVID-19 Cases at University Park Since Last Update
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State reported 108 new COVID-19 positives among students and one among employees at University Park in Friday's semi-weekly update. [Read More]
Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
Video
Football Fans, Police Ready for Strange Season to Begin in State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
“We actually have extra officers working just to prepare for the start of a football season, so it's going to be treated kind of like a home game for us manpower-wise,” State College police Lt. Greg Brauser said. [Read More]
Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season Virtual Performances, New Precautions Helping Blue Band Prepare for Unorthodox Season
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Charles Reinert
“We’re trying to take advantage of the opportunities we’re getting... We’re doing our best to make the most of it,” drum major Keith Griffith said. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as Nittany Lions Head to Indiana Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as Nittany Lions Head to Indiana
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It’s finally here, the Nittany Lions are headed to Bloomington for the first game of the year after what has felt like a lifetime of waiting and hoping. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The (Almost) Longest Wait is Over
Column
Penn State Football: The (Almost) Longest Wait is Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
For James Franklin, the 2020 season is a responsibility of Biblical proportions, as Luke 12:48 states, “From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Look to Knock Off Rust in a Hurry Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Look to Knock Off Rust in a Hurry
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Rust is natural this time of year. Players haven't played, coaches haven't coached. It's just different when you're getting back out on the field for the first time. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Right or Wrong, Move May Leave Penn State with Another Long Road Ahead Penn State Basketball: Right or Wrong, Move May Leave Penn State with Another Long Road Ahead
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
So much has changed and yet so little has. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: What Leadership Looks Like

Not in question is what James Franklin’s leadership looked like on Saturday in Bloomington, as day turned to night and his team — once again — snatched a loss from the jaws of victory. The question: What happens next?

Judy Loy

When It Comes to the Markets, Ignore Temporary Drama and Focus on the Long-Term

With all the uncertainty, what are people most concerned about with their portfolios? Two words: the election. How important is it to our economy and the markets?

Penn State Football: The (Almost) Longest Wait is OverMike Poorman

For James Franklin, the 2020 season is a responsibility of Biblical proportions, as Luke 12:48 states, “From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked.”

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