Archive - Aug 28, 2013
PUNXSUTAWNEY â The Punxsutawney Area School Board at Wednesdayâs meeting heard objections from parents of Punxsutawney Area High School (PAHS) football players concerning not receiving enough food during the summer practice sessions.
Read the full story in Thursday's edition of The Spirit.
BROOKVILLE â U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey stopped by Jefferson County on Wednesday as part of a statewide effort to update his constituents on the situation in Washington, D.C., and to talk with them about their own needs and concerns.
Read his thoughts on the economy and more in Thursday's edition of The Spirit.
In these two pictures, workers from Francis J. Palo, Inc., of Clarion, work on the bridge carrying Route 119 over Elk Run in Punxsutawney.
Motorists should be able to view the work up close today, as PennDOT said the bridge is scheduled to open by the end of the day.
WARSAW TOWNSHIP â The bridge carrying Route 28 over Seneca Run in Warsaw Township opened to traffic last week after a bridge replacement project in Jefferson County.
Temporary traffic signals had been in place on Route 28 since May to replace the bridge with box culverts.
The signals have been removed and Route 28 is open to unrestricted traffic.
This $1,138,283 bridge replacement project was constructed by C. H. & D. Enterprises, Inc., of New Stanton.