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Public Records

Births

Jan. 19, 2015Kolton David Anthony Walter, a son born to Sarah K. Walter, Hopewell, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, at 3:23 p.m.Jan. 20, 2015Carson Lee Barroner, a son born to Stephanie N. and Christopher L. Barroner, Roaring Spring, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, at 12:42 p.m.Tegan ...

Accidents

Huntingdon state police- Geoffrey P. Ricco, 20, Holland, was cited for driving too fast for conditions after his car crossed, then re-crossed the centerline on a left curve of Route 522 in Cromwell Township, then crashed into a guardrail Friday evening.- Robert P. Weyer, 64, Petersburg, ...

Birth

Jan. 25, 2015Connor Joseph Colquhoun, a son born to Vanessa and Joseph Colquhoun, Duncansville, at UPMC Altoona at 10:18 a.m.

Police reports

Altoona police- Louis Miller, 49, East Freedom, was arrested early Sunday on the 3100 block of Broad Avenue and charged with driving under the influence.- Nicholas Horton, 20, 119 Crawford Ave., was arrested early Sunday at Eighth Street and Sixth Avenue and charged with possession of a small ...

Magisterial district judge

Filed before Roaring Spring Magisterial District Judge Craig E. Ormsby:-- Timothy J. Kargo, 34, 1710 Springhill Road, Portage, was charged by Greenfield Township police with disorderly conduct and one summary traffic violation on the 100 block of Cemetery Lane, Claysburg, July 12. Charges were ...

Nason Hospital acquisition by LifePoint now complete

National hospital chain LifePoint and its subsidiary, Johnstown-based Conemaugh Health System, have completed their takeover of Nason Hospital in Roaring Spring, representatives announced Monday.The announcement caps a long process of hearings and legal decisions and places Nason under the ...

Frontino seeks re-election

Logan Township Supervisor Ed Frontino is running for re-election.The 59-year-old incumbent, who has been on the board since January 2008, issued a statement to announce his interest in retaining his seat, the only one available this year on the five-member board. In the spring primary, Frontino ...

Police: Hastings man tried to strangle 14-year-old boy

HASTINGS - A Hastings man is in jail after beating and trying to strangle a 14-year-old boy Sunday afternoon, police said.According to borough police, Edward M. Goldian, 51, 115 Third Ave., was arguing with a woman over smoking in his home about 3 p.m. when the argument became violent.When ...

Rally for education funds set

Parents and local taxpayers will rally today and call on lawmakers to restore education funding with a fair state budget."In Altoona, the $1 billion in state cuts to education over the last four years contributed to the school district's decision to close Wright and Washington and Jefferson ...

Births

Jan. 19, 2015Celia Rose McMullen, a daughter born to Alaina and Steven McMullen, Ashville, at UPMC Altoona at 6:14 p.m.Asher Charlie Wilt, a son born to Heather DeRensis-Wilt and Brian Wilt, Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 5:11 a.m.Jan. 20, 2015A daughter born to Michelle Stiffey and Andrew Adams, ...

Weekly crime roundup

Altoona policeJan. 17- Drugs: 1100 block 16th St.- Assault: 1200 block Park Blvd., 900 block 30th St.- Theft: 2100 block Juniata Gap Road, 700 block Fifth Ave.- Burglary: 200 block 12th St.- DUI: 3600 block Sixth Ave.- Kidnapping: 400 block Cherry Ave.Jan. 18- Assault: 1000 block Hudson Ave., ...

Police reports

Altoona police- Ashley Decriscio was arrested Friday evening at 19th Street and Union Avenue on a parole warrant based on an alleged escape in Allegheny County.- Mario J. Dipippo, 24, 1927 Fourth Ave., was arrested early Saturday on the 700 block of Chestnut Avenue and charged with public ...

Accidents

Hollidaysburg state police- Michelle R. Bowman, 27, Duncansville, was cited for driving under the influence after her southbound vehicle went off the right side of Route 764, hit a snowbank, went across the road, hit an embankment on that side, spun and ended up in the northbound lane. She was ...

Marriage licenses

Blair CountyBrad Aaron Floyd and Heather May Burns, both of Altoona.Dominic Anthony Mattiello and Brooke Jordan Bovard, both of, Altoona.Russell Theodore Ober IV and Jennifer A. Schleich, both of Williamsburg.John D. Iacurto and Brittany L. Bowser, both of Duncansville.Matthew P. Musselman and ...

Divorces

Blair CountyMcELHENY - Gary E.; Joyce A., both of Blandburg. Married Jan. 22, 1982.NAYLOR - Tara M. (Snyder); Brady J., both of Tyrone. Married Sept. 22, 2013.SMITH - Joshua S., Hollidaysburg; Julie K., White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. Married Jan. 26, 2006.BENDER - Barbara A.; William C., both of ...

Deeds

Blair CountyJoseph Vetrano and Wilhelmina Cruz-Vetrano to Jerry and Susan Zeiders, property at 106 Woodview Drive, Frankstown Township, $375,000.Daniel Burger to Douglas and Lorraine Stephens, property at 606 Penndale Lane, Blair Township, $210,000.Douglas and Lorraine Stephens to Seth McCoy, ...

Bankruptcies

The following people have made filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Pittsburgh. Chapter 7 involves selling assets to pay debts. Chapter 13 is a plan to pay debts using income. Chapter 11 involves reorganization to pay off debt. The information is from the Pittsburgh Legal Journal. Filings by ...

Magisterial district judges

Filed before California Avenue District Judge Steven D. Jackson:- Travis W. Cobler, 20, 15741 Dunnings Highway, Duncansville, was charged by Allegheny Township police with endangering the welfare of children, recklessly endangering another person, simple assault, harassment and defiant trespass ...

Sentencings

The following defendants pleaded guilty to charges shown and were sentenced as follows:- Garrett Scott Rabold, 24, 114 Terra Lane, Altoona, charged by Altoona police March 7, 2012, with possession with intent to deliver (cocaine). Sentenced Oct. 28, 2013, to six months' house arrest, $200 fine ...

Police reports

Bedford state police- Gary Lee, no age listed, Bedford, was charged with harassment after an alleged incident Jan. 13 on the 100 block of Peter Street in Schellsburg.- Joshua Moyer, 33, Artemas, is charged with burglary after an alleged incident Dec. 31 on Resort Road in Mann Township, Bedford ...