The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 08:06:29 EDTWed, 28 Sep 2016 08:06:29 EDT praises county's drug court - The operation of a drug court generates a savings to county taxpayers in the form of reduced jail time for nonviolent offenders and less recidivism, a state Supreme Court justice said Tuesday.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAssistant superintendent leaving AASD Area Assistant Superintendent Luke Lansberry is now the superintendent of DuBois Area School District. According to the Courier Express, the board hired him in an 8-1 vote Thursday night at a salary of $140,00.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTMartinsburg teen wearing clown mask facing charges teenager faces charges after he allegedly put on a clown mask and brandished a gun outside a home in Martinsburg. Seth R. Gunnett, 18, of 108 E. Julian St.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTParties divided over debate's winner Donald Trump defended his performance and Hillary Clinton's allies blanketed the airwaves with continuing attacks Tuesday, local supporters boosted their candidates following the previous night's record-setting presidential debate.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTPermission attained to close bridges - Blair County is closing a historic pedestrian bridge in Tyrone and submitting a permit request to the state for permission to tear down a swinging pedestrian bridge in Frankstown Township.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT