The Daily Press Punxsutawney Spirit | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-04-23T05:06:29-04:00 voted in as new school board member2015-04-23T05:06:29-04:002015-04-23T05:06:29-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritClarence Craft, board vice president, said that the board received a number of resumes for the position. Jim Scarantine, board member, made the motion that Elaine Muto fill the seat on the board that was held by Molinaro. Board member Robert Pascuzzo seconded Scarantine's motion. A roll call vote was taken, with all members voting in favor of Elaine Muto being sworn in as the new member of the board.Solicitor David Young said she will need to be sworn in by the May 11 meeting.Punxsutawney, PARose KlaiberMuto voted in as new school board memberPunxsutawney police investigating two-vehicle accident2015-04-20T23:08:10-04:002015-04-20T23:08:10-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritAccording to reports from the scene, a Ford Mustang convertible and a Chevrolet 2500 pickup truck somehow collided in the intersection of North Gilpin and West Mahoning streets.The Mustang came to rest on the sidewalk near the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club Headquarters and the truck on Mahoning Street.The Mustang was towed from the scene by Rebuck's South Side Service, and the truck was able to be driven from the scene.The accident is being investigated by the Punxsutawney Borough Police, who were assisted at the scene by Jefferson County EMS and the Punxsutawney Fire Department.Punxsutawney, PALarry McGuireBorough police investigating two-vehicle accidentPunxsutawney Sports Hall of Fame inducts latest class, issues Snyder Chuck Daly Lifetime Contributor Award2015-04-20T00:05:03-04:002015-04-20T00:05:03-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritCommittee member Keith Hughes opened the program by welcoming all in attendance and by explaining a bit about the committee and the selection process. He then turned things over to fellow committee member Patti Fallara, who offered the invocation and blessing for the meal. After the meal wrapped up, the program turned to the honorees for the evening.Punxsutawney, PAZak LantzPunxsutawney Sports Hall of Fame inducts latest class, issues Snyder Chuck Daly Lifetime Contributor AwardPunxsutawney OF THE DAY: TIME Releases Most Influential People List2015-04-17T15:31:29-04:002015-04-17T15:31:29-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney Spirit TIME Magazine has revealed the 2015 TIME 100, its annual list of what it considers the 100 most influential people in the world. <script type="text/javascript"async src="" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Punxsutawney, PANo author availableVIDEO OF THE DAY: TIME Releases Most Influential People ListPunxsutawney Chucks gaining steam2015-04-15T23:53:48-04:002015-04-15T23:53:48-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritBoys' tennis also picked up its first win of the season on Wednesday against Johnsonburg. For these recaps and plenty more, see Thursday's print edition of The Spirit.Thursday's sports schedule is as follows for PAHS:• Boys' Tennis vs. Bradford, 3:30 p.m.• Baseball vs. Elk County, 4:15 p.m.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableLady Chucks gaining steamPunxsutawney to be filed against juvenile in bomb threat2015-04-14T17:44:54-04:002015-04-14T15:09:28-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritWith the assistance of the state police, the school was evacuated, and a bomb dog was requested. The state police sent two bomb dog handlers, and the school was searched, with nothing being located. On Tuesday, borough police, working along with school officials, reviewed school video tape and were able to narrow down which students used the female bathroom during the time frame that the threat was posted. Through the course of the ensuing interviews, one student admitted to making the threat.It was learned that she was a 14-year-old, and she will be charged as a juvenile with the following criminal offenses: terroristic threats and weapons of mass destruction, which includes evacuation of a public building, plant of assembly or facility of public transportation.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableCharges to be filed against juvenile in bomb threatPunxsutawney threat discovered at PAHS2015-04-13T23:33:46-04:002015-04-13T18:45:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritAccording to a statement issued by Superintendent Dr. Keith Wolfe, the administration immediately notified the authorities and evacuated and secured the building.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableBomb threat discovered at PAHSPunxsutawney honored as member of World Pizza Champ team2015-04-10T23:31:03-04:002015-04-10T23:31:03-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritAnthony said the decision was announced while he was recently at the International Pizza Expo. Gemignani said he chose Anthony and four others to be on his team.Read the full story in Saturday's edition of The Spirit.Punxsutawney, PADestiny PiferAnthony honored as member of World Pizza Champ teamPunxsutawney Variety Show opens curtain tonight2015-04-08T23:20:57-04:002015-04-08T23:20:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availablePAHS Variety Show opens curtain tonightPunxsutawney officially sworn in as new police chief2015-04-07T23:28:40-04:002015-04-07T23:28:40-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableBorza officially sworn in as new police chiefPunxsutawney