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Monster! This is an example of a pinch pot that is painted with acrylic paint. It was only fired once then painted, unlike glazed pieces.

Pottery monsters and stages!

Conner Ryan, Reporter November 23, 2022

MarCias Chocolates opened in 2017. They are well known for their bite sized chocolates in paper wrappers. Their best sellers are the Peanut Butter Meltaways and holiday novelties treats!

10 Blair County Sweets and Snacks

Sophia Moran, Reporter November 22, 2022

Ouch, my back! An adorable little chihuahua is dressed in her best costume for the parade. Oh my gosh! said a parade participant. Best costume ever! This little grandma had a successful and fun day at the parade!

Poochey Chef Parade!

Ingrid Steward, Reporter November 1, 2022

Fall Foliage Tour

Emmalee Martyak, Reporter October 26, 2022

Pottery with Mr. King!

Gaby Sparacino, Reporter October 24, 2022

Perfect view. Chimney Rocks is a beautiful park with stunning views and trails. It was bought by the Borough of Hollidaysburg and many activities such as concerts took place at it.

Chimney Rocks

Conner Ryan, Reporter October 19, 2022

Touchdown Altoona! Lucas Gority makes it look easy as he sprints past the defense. After leaving Williamsport in the dust, Gority made it to the endzone and scored, which helped lead towards their victory of 21-8.

Eighth Grade Football Win

Vionna Jackson, Reporter October 19, 2022

Crazy Aaron! Aaron Muderick is the founder and owner of Crazy Aaron Enterprises, the makers of Genuine Crazy Aarons Thinking Putty and Land of Dough.

Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty

Sophia Moran, Reporter October 19, 2022

Behind the Scenes of a Caretaker

Kendy Lechner, Reporter October 18, 2022

Wink, wink! Eighth grader Skylar Irwin is taking on a new style! “Oh let me try these ones!” said Irwin.  These cool new glasses came from a new women’s boutique called Kelly’s Kollections!

Kelly’s Kollections

Ingrid Steward, Reporter October 16, 2022

Look out!  Ferret calendars for 2023 are available for purchase in the public library youth room. They cost $10 and there is a limited supply.

Library Ferrets

Riley Glunt, Reporter October 15, 2022


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