JOHNSTOWN — Mark the 35th anniversary of the 1977 Johnstown Flood with these iconic images. Johnstown Magazine has them on its Facebook page.
Sara Norman wasn’t shocked to learn that a 15-year-old stands accused of shooting a Johnstown police academy recruit July 13 in Oakhurst.
And she wouldn’t be surprised that a 16-year-old took three bullets Thursday in another Oakhurst neighborhood shooting.
On Tuesday, Kenneth “Kane” Carter, 34, stood before U.S. District Judge Kim Gibson and admitted his role in a Johnstown drug ring, saying he conspired with 14 others to distribute more than two pounds of heroin and, separately, 8,000 painkiller pills.
A 16-year-old Bedford boy was killed early Tuesday in a Cumberland Valley Township crash, state police said.
An appeals court says a central Pennsylvania police officer wasn’t entitled to have his rights read to him before he spoke to fellow officers who had surrounded his home during a standoff two years ago.
Seventeen high school seniors, including three from this region, are competing to be named Distinguished Young Woman of Pennsylvania 2015.
With such weight threatening to drag modern youths down a dangerous path, rising above the negative influences surrounding them can be a real test of inner strength and conviction.
Colt Bopp says Johnstown is “a beautiful community” – despite its faults.
For some of the young people interviewed by The Tribune-Democrat, the future may be bright, but it won’t necessarily be in Johnstown.