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Laura Nichols

Laura Nichols is a StateCollege.com news reporter and @LC_Nichols on Twitter.

Articles by Laura Nichols

One Year Later, Repercussions From Freeh Report Still Being Felt One Year Later, Repercussions From Freeh Report Still Being Felt
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
The report, by former FBI Director Louis Freeh, was a scathing assessment of Penn State's role in the Jerry Sandusky scandal. A year later, the repercussions are still being felt. [Read More]
South Allen Street Closed for the Arts Festival, Construction Underway South Allen Street Closed for the Arts Festival, Construction Underway
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
By Tuesday afternoon, a pile of boulders sat in the middle of the street. The sound of a chainsaw filled the air as workers started piecing together the displays. [Read More]
Arts Festival Director Perfect Fit for the Lead Role Arts Festival Director Perfect Fit for the Lead Role
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
Bryant, who's known as "The Wandering Wahoo" on Twitter and his personal blog, calls himself Bryant calls himself a "doofus hipster wannabe" and says he was voted most clumsy in his senior class. During Bryant's first week as Festival Director, a truck ran over his leg, forcing him to have sur [Read More]
Group Working to Reunite Owners and Pets Separated by Apartment Fire Group Working to Reunite Owners and Pets Separated by Apartment Fire
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
After a fire charred an apartment complex on Waupelani Drive Thursday night, some tenants were left desperately searching for their beloved pets. Happy Valley Animals in Need is trying to find and return as many pets as possible to their owners. [Read More]
4th Fest Fireworks [Photo Gallery]
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4th Fest Fireworks [Photo Gallery]
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones, Laura Nichols
The Central Pennsylvania 4th Fest closed its day long celebration of the nation's independence with a huge grand finale: the fireworks show. Set to music including military tunes and patriotic songs, check out the colors and shapes that could be seen in the sky across State College last night. [Read More]
New to 4th Fest, 'Lumberjack Competition' Draws Crowd of All Ages New to 4th Fest, 'Lumberjack Competition' Draws Crowd of All Ages
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
As hours ticked away on 4th Fest, no one was left just waiting around for the fireworks, because the grounds around Beaver Stadium were packed full with live entertainment, games, carnival rides and plenty of food. [Read More]
A Hero Comes Home for the 4th Fest Parade
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A Hero Comes Home for the 4th Fest Parade
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
Sgt. Adam Hartswick was granted a day's leave from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he's rehabilitating after losing both legs in Afghanistan in May. He left Bethesda, Md., at 3:30 a.m. for State College and this afternoon, rode in the 4th Fest 'Parade of Heroes.' [Read More]
Firecracker 4K Gets 4th Fest Off and Running Firecracker 4K Gets 4th Fest Off and Running
323 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
Jules Carr-Chellman just wanted to spend some quality time with his dad on the Fourth of July. When they crossed finish line at the Firecracker 4K Thursday morning, the 11-year-old said it felt really good. [Read More]
Fourth of July Festivities Offer Wide Range of Family Fun Fourth of July Festivities Offer Wide Range of Family Fun
324 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
It's time to celebrate the nation's independence and the birth of the United States! Whether you're a runner, a parade-goer or want to spend some quality time with your family, the Central Pennsylvania Fourth Fest is set to fill your day with fun. [Read More]
July Fourth Forecast Calls for Humid, Cloudy and Possibly Stormy July Fourth Forecast Calls for Humid, Cloudy and Possibly Stormy
324 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Laura Nichols
Mother Nature isn't easing up on the rain as we get ready to celebrate America's birthday. The Fourth of July forecast calls for a scattered thunderstorm in the afternoon and possibly later on in the evening, too. [Read More]
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