The Advocate

Fundraisers to benefit Polar Plunge

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

January 30, 2019

Student government members are to be hosting fundraisers in the coming weeks for their participation in the Pittsburgh Polar Plunge. The Polar Plunge is an event in which people jump into icy water to raise money and awareness...

Fines listed for drinkin’ & fightin’

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

January 23, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown police charged Joseph Barbera, 18, of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, and Jakob Anderson, 18, of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, with public drunkenness and purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor...

Icy leap to benefit local nonprofits

Callie Burgan, Opinions Editor

January 23, 2019

Participants are to make a splash Feb. 9 at the fifth annual Quemahoning Chillin’ for Charity Winter Festival and Arctic Splash. The event is not just about challenging someone to take an icy leap; it’s also about raising...

Search to find counselors is ongoing

Alyssa Coleman, News Editor

January 16, 2019

Pitt-Johnstown’s Health and Counseling office could be receiving more help soon, as administrators seek to add more counselors to the staff. At a Dec. 18 town hall meeting, Pitt-Johnstown President Jem Spectar said the Health...

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