Public Records

Sentencings

The following sentencings were filed in Blair County Court. Although some cases may be more than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting. They are not available until they are sent by a judge to the Prothonotary's Office.The following defendants pleaded ...

Births

Oct. 30, 2014Kenley Dean Isett, a daughter born to Kristy (Yon) and Jason Isett, Altoona, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, at 12:42 p.m.Nov. 1, 2014Liam Tyler Wolf, a son born to Joselynn Sponsler and Josh Wolf, Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 4:54 p.m.Nov. 3, 2014Brynn Nicole ...

Man who stole crucifix gets home confinement

SCRANTON (AP) - A former northeastern Pennsylvania nurses aide has been ordered to spend six months in home confinement for the theft of a gold chain and crucifix from a dying Veterans Affairs hospital patient.Senior U.S. District Court Judge Edwin Kosik on Wednesday sentenced Moscow resident ...

Wolf to ban no-bid contracts with lawyers

HARRISBURG - Gov.-elect Tom Wolf plans to ban no-bid contracts with private law firms and impose new competitive bidding requirements to make the hiring of outside legal counsel by state agencies more transparent, a spokesman said Wednesday.The Democrat will issue an executive order ...

Sentencings

The following defendants pleaded guilty to charges shown and were sentenced as follows:- Roderick R. Thompson, 55, 299 Allen Lane, Duncansville, charged by Altoona police Aug. 21, 2012, with defiant trespass. Sentenced Oct. 5, 2012, to $100 fine and one year of probation.- James L. Singler, 63, ...

Accidents

Bedford state police- Melissa M. Snyder, 35, Everett, was driving her 2002 Grand Caravan south on East Graceville Road, East Providence Township, Friday morning when, rounding a curve, her vehicle went into the northbound lane and struck the left front of a car driven by Marty R. Walton, 58, ...

Sentencings

The following defendants pleaded guilty to charges listed and sentenced as shown:- Dustin A. Pheasant, 24, 376 Pheasant Lane, Williamsburg, charged by Martinsburg police June 15, 2012, with theft/taking, and receiving stolen property. Sentenced Jan. 9, 2013, to $100 fine and two years' ...

Police reports

Ebensburg state police- James Earl Gaunt, 40, South Fork, was cited for four false fire alarms in one year.- Richard Smith, 57, Johnstown, was taken into custody early Saturday for driving under the influence along Route 219, East Carroll Township. Charges are pending the results of ...

Births

Oct. 30, 2014Chadan Edward Rogers Jr., a son born to Ashlie Richelle Norris and Chadan Edward Rogers Sr., Tyrone, at UPMC Altoona at 6:50 p.m.Oct. 31, 2014Baina Brynn Boore, a daughter born to Dylyn Thompson and Jonathan Boore, Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 9:53 a.m.Draven Issac Plowman, a son ...

Police reports

Altoona police- Terry Lee Kuhy, 50, 823 First Ave., was arrested Sunday afternoon on the 900 block of First Avenue on charges of driving under the influence, careless driving and accidents involving damage to unattended vehicle or property.- Justin A. Anderson, 29, Blairsville, was charged ...

Births

Oct. 27, 2014Synthia Marie Yeamans, a daughter born to Symantha Wright and Cory Yeamans, Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 3:39 p.m.Oct. 28, 2014Aiden James Lester, a son born to Kimberly R. (Gorsuch) and Jarrod M. Lester, Altoona, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, at 5:34 p.m.Franki Lee Mollica, a ...

Marriage licenses

Blair CountyPatrick J. Croft and Marina A. Branda, both of Duncansville.Jesse M. Becerra and Mallory L. David, both of Hagerstown, Md.Brandon M. Wilmott and Roxana E. McCartney, both of 507 Fifth Ave., Altoona.Jeffrey L. Glace, Jr. and Samantha B. Emeigh, both of Tyrone.Stephen W. Miller and ...

Divorces

Blair CountyMUSSELMAN - Angela J.; Shaun P., both of Claysburg. Married October 27, 2001.ECK - Maureen P., 1431 N. Eighth Ave., Altoona; Richard C., 1019 18th Ave., Altoona. Married Sept. 3, 1983.ROBINSON - Kristin, Nashville, North Carolina; Brian Jr., 918 29th St., Altoona. Married Sept. 25, ...

Deeds

Blair CountyTravis and Kelli Singer to Stephen D. Snyder Jr., property at 3711 W. Chestnut Ave., Altoona, $71,500.Sheena and Todd Bookhammer to Matthew and Julia Shambaugh, property at 751 Grove St., Roaring Spring, $115,000.Anthony and Joyelle Scavone to Rickey T. Jr. and Shannon Matherne, ...

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 county ...

Police reports

Altoona police- Nicole J. Glasson, 29, 513D Broad Ave., was arrested Oct. 29 at 23rd Street and Broad Avenue and charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, public drunkenness and having an open container.- Igor Mirkovic, no age listed, Fort McMurray, ...

Sentencings, Nov. 7

The following sentencings were filed in Blair County Court. Although some cases may be more than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting. They are not available until they are sent by a judge to the Prothonotary's Office.- Charges were dismissed Aug. 2, 2012, ...

Magisterial district judges

Filed before Hollidaysburg Magisterial District Judge Paula M. Aigner:- Shae A. Delgrosso, 20, 710 Weaver St., Clearfield, was charged by Williamsburg police with flight to avoid apprehension, false identification to law enforcement officials, possession of drug paraphernalia, public ...

Births

Oct. 10, 2014Kurt Joseph Carroll, a son born to Alyssa (Miller) and Jason Carroll, State College, at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College, at 10:59 a.m. Jason is formerly of Ashville.Oct. 23, 2014Breydon Scott Ingram, a son born to Brittany L. Harr and Tyler B. Ingram, Clays-burg, at ...

Magisterial district judge

Filed before Altoona Magisterial District Judge Todd F. Kelly:Charges held for court July 2:-- Ashley N. Shiffler, 31, 3519 Oneida Ave., Apt. 5, was charged by Altoona police with conspiracy, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, criminal use of a communication facility and ...