Local News 11-13-13

State High Project Update

The State College Area School District’s Board received its first 3-dimensional look at the new State High Project Monday night. According to a release, architects presented a first look at detailed floor plans and building concepts. The district also received preliminary cost estimates. Currently, the board is analyzing financial plans for a total cost between 109 and 115-million dollars.

Police Pursuit in Ferguson Township

Ferguson Township Police are continuing to investigate a car chase throughout the area Monday evening. Police say a 44-year-old Tyrone man was found unconscious and intoxicated in a parked car in the 100 block of South Water Street. The man was cited for public drunkenness and released to a family member. However, roughly 2 hours later, police say the man retrieved his car and fled the area, despite police attempts to pull the car over. No injuries or crashes occurred and police eventually discontinued the chase.