Local News Headlines 8/22/18

A lawsuit claiming Pennsylvania fails to provide students with an adequate education is likely headed for trial.

A Blair County Judge’s sentence for a convicted child predator will stand, according to a Superior Court ruling.

A man on trial in Blair County court for dealing drugs told the court yesterday, “I didn’t do it.”

An Altoona man has been arrested and charged with using his deceased mother’s credit card.

A Johnstown man was arrested in New York after police say he tried to sell nearly 1,000 pounds of veteran grave markers.

Security camera footage, again the key evidence in yet another preliminary hearing for those accused in the hazing death of a Penn State student.

At least one Blair County Commissioner is urging municipalities and school districts to appeal undervalued property assessments.

The State Ag Secretary is hoping the new federal farm bill will allow the growing of industrial hemp.