Local News Headlines 8/7/19

Here’s your WEDNESDAY morning 8/7 local headlines:

The Saint Francis University student killed in the Dayton shooting was remembered in a special Mass last night.

A new helpline has been established to assist grandparents and other family members filling the roles of parents due to opioid addiction.

Altoona Police arrested a Cambria County woman on drug charges Monday morning.

The State Superior Court has denied an appeal from a Bedford man sentenced to prison for sexually assaulting a child.

An Everett man has been arrested and charged with buying stolen firearms.

An Allegheny County woman turned herself in yesterday on charges of stealing from DelGrosso’s Park.

The Altoona High building project is ahead of schedule forcing the district to borrow from its general fund to make a payment to the contractor.

Pennsylvania’s Secretary of the Department Drug and Alcohol Programs is reminding people about how they can get help for a drug or alcohol abuse problem.

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