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WVU's new engineering research building to open in fall 2015

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:49pm
West Virginia University's new Advanced Engineering Research Building is on track to open in the fall of 2015.
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McCulloch bust honors Ohioan's civil rights fight

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:29pm
A former Ohio congressman who fought for civil rights reforms in the 1960s that were not popular among his mostly white constituency now has a bust at the Statehouse.
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Ohio sets up 24-hour school safety tip line

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 11:25am
Ohio is offering a free anonymous tip line designed to alert local law enforcement officials to school safety issues.
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Teacher remembered as joyful, supportive, creative

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 11:17am
A sixth-grade teacher killed in an alleged burglary of her Pennsylvania house is being remembered as a woman who lived joyfully and supported her friends.
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No one injured in Cincinnati building collapse

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 11:01am
Authorities say no one was hurt when a large portion of a vacant, four-story building collapsed in downtown Cincinnati.
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Couple found dead in central Pennsylvania home

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 10:29am
Authorities in central Pennsylvania say they are investigating the case of a married couple found dead in a home.
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Ohio allows hunters to use noise suppressors

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 10:21am
Ohio has joined more than 30 states that allow hunters to use soup-can sized noise suppressors on guns for hunting certain wildlife.
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Seed libraries struggle with state laws limiting exchanges

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 10:21am
Gardeners at hundreds of spots around the country are sharing seeds as part of an increasing interest in locally grown food, but some agriculture officials say the well-meaning effort violates state laws.
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Historic Ohio arena seeks revitalization

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 9:41am
The Rolling Stones performed there, a young Wayne Gretzky skated there and scores of pro wrestlers grappled there, too.
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Penguins Re-Assign Dumoulin to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

Pittsburgh Penguins - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 9:00am
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned defenseman Brian Dumoulin to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced by Executive Vice President and General Manager Jim Rutherford. Dumoulin has played in seven games with ...

How public school district spending has changed

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 8:57am
By The Associated Press A look at how Pennsylvania public school spending is changing, overall and by district income levels, over the last four years. The figures are based on an Associated Press...
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Gap between rich, poor schools doubled in 4 years

JackFM Local News - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 8:57am
The gap between what wealthy districts and poor districts spend to educate children has widened dramatically in Pennsylvania.
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