Somerset County

Suspended Priest Convicted Of Charges In Sex Tourism CaseA suspended Roman Catholic priest from western Pennsylvania accused of traveling to Honduras to molest poor street children during missionary trips has been convicted of five of eight counts.
Flight 93 Visitor Center 'Tells Incredible Story Of Heroism'Gordon Felt knew his brother was sitting directly in front of two of the terrorists who hijacked United Airlines Flight 93.
Tickets Still Available For Flight 93 Visitor Center OpeningTickets are still available for the opening of the Flight 93 National Memorial Visitor Center in Somerset County.
Police: Clerk Caught On Surveillance Video Stealing Scratch-Off Lottery TicketsA local woman was hoping to strike it rich on scratch-off lottery tickets. Instead, she struck out when police say surveillance video revealed she was stealing the tickets from her employer.
Man To Stand Trial For Running Fake DUI Checkpoint While DrunkA man charged with setting up a fake drunken-driving checkpoint while pretending to be a Pennsylvania state trooper must now stand trial.
Flight 93 To Open New Visitor’s Center On Sept. 10The Flight 93 National Memorial will open its new visitor center on Sept. 10, one day before the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
Flight 93 National Memorial Visitor Center To Open Sept. 10National Park Service officials say a $26 million visitor center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will open to the public Sept. 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks.
Former Pa. Lawmaker Veon To Be Released From PrisonA former high-ranking Pennsylvania lawmaker who was convicted of public corruption will be released from state prison this week.
Cops: Somerset Co. Man Ran Fake DUI Checkpoint While DrunkPolice say a man who set up a drunken-driving checkpoint complete with road flares while pretending to be a Pennsylvania state trooper was drunk.
Man Shot, Killed By Police During Grocery Store Break-InA man caught robbing a Somerset grocery store was shot and killed by police when they say he refused to give up his weapon.
Witnesses: Woman Stabbed Neighbor's Dog Because Of The Attention It GotA western Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on charges she broke into a neighbor's apartment and stabbed her dog in the process.
Volunteers To Plant 22,000 Seedlings At Flight 93 Memorial In ShanksvilleHundreds of volunteers are joining state forestry officials in a massive tree-planting project at the Flight 93 National Memorial.