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New stadium? PSU can’t rush to digest feedback

October 4, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — When Penn State introduced plans to move old Beaver Field from near Rec Hall across campus to its current Beaver Stadium location in 1960, Joe Paterno implored Rip Engle to voice... more »»

Lions still trying to ‘put pedal to metal’

September 27, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — Most 16-point victories should make the home team feel good. Saturday was the exception for Penn State. more »»

Rutgers just what doctor ordered

September 20, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — There haven’t been many occasions against Big Ten competition in the last two years that Penn State has put the game away by halftime. In fact, there haven’t been any. more »»

Lions take step toward fixing ‘O’

September 13, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — None of the major lightning rods in the Penn State program were brought to the media room Saturday. Not offensive coordinator John Donovan. Not offensive line coach Herb Hand. more »»

Stunningly, Lions stink up the Linc

September 6, 2015 PHILADELPHIA — Houston, we have a problem. more »»

Saint Francis adds chapter to its history

August 9, 2015 LORETTO — Tyrone’s Nick Leasure looked out at the full house at the John F. Kennedy Center and quickly summed up the feelings of those honored. more »»

Fifth-year seniors have seen it all

August 7, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — Kyle Carter smiled when reminded during Penn State’s annual football media day that he’s one of just six remaining fifth-year seniors in the program. more »»

Weaver leaves icing on local hockey legacy

August 5, 2015 Dave Weaver arrived in Altoona 16 years ago to become the news director at WRTA Radi. more »»

Dorsett visit stirs memory

July 31, 2015 Tony Dorsett had never been in Altoona, only through it a couple of times, prior to his guest appearance Thursday night with the Curve. “Is Penn State near here?” he aske. more »»

Bowling induction stirs emotions

July 19, 2015 The Altoona chapter of the United States Bowling Congress put its best foot forward Saturday night — and not just because it honored the Mirror’s Scott Franco for his 12 years of coverag. more »»

Hall of Fame enshrinee Bill Polian pays tribute to lesser known Paterno

July 4, 2015 When Bill Polian is enshrined in the Pro Football of Fame next month, he’ll pay tribute to a name that is recognized throughout the football world: Paterno. more »»

Tigers’ defection from WPIAL a gamble

June 21, 2015 The Hollidaysburg Area School District announced a little more than a week ago that the upcoming football season would be its last in the WPIA. more »»

For Webb, an ‘uplifting day’ in Duncansville

June 6, 2015 The pioneer of weight training in central Pennsylvania was the center of attention Saturday at an annual reunion held in his hono. more »»

Fisher’s heart filled PSU

May 17, 2015 Penn State lost one of the most beloved pieces of its history — one who definitely merits a spot on Mount Nittany’s Mount Rushmore — with the passing of Fran Fisher. more »»

Early 1980s set tone for PSU’s schedule

May 10, 2015 On a day when the Mirror’s topic of discussion is non-conference scheduling, it’s ironic that former University of Georgia coach Vince Dooley was just in town. more »»

Hack back and on (NFL) track

April 19, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — The NFL Draft is right around the corner (April 30-May 2), and Christian Hackenberg won’t be in it. more »»

Rudel: PSU's Chambers deserves more time

March 16, 2015 Some random thoughts stored up over a long, cold winter: n Until Penn State’s respectable showing in the Big Ten Tournament, speculation existed over the status of Patrick Chambers and whether he... more »»

Coaches named for annual Mirror Classic

March 16, 2015 The coaches are set for the 10th annual Altoona Mirror Basketball Classic, which will match the top seniors from Blair County against the best of Central Pennsylvania on Friday, March 27 at Mount... more »»

Both hope rivalry game can provide momentum

February 11, 2015 As a player at Bishop Guilfoyle High School 40 years ago, Paul Hasson wasn’t fortunate enough to beat Altoona. But that doesn’t mean the crosstown rivalry isn’t significant to him. more »»

PSU recruiting has changed with the times

February 6, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — Joe Paterno used to joke that one of his first press conferences, to preview spring practice, “was probably at the Rathskeller with about three peopl. more »»

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