Sue Paterno has been hospitalized after suffering injuries in a fall yesterday. Dan Mcginn, a spokesperson for the Paterno family, confirmed that the widow of Joe Paterno was on her way to give a eulogy at the funeral of a close friend when she fell. Mcginn confirmed that Sue Paterno is in good spirits and is expected to be released within a day or two.
A Pleasant Gap Man is in jail on more than 1000 counts of child sexual abuse related to the abuse of 2 children in incidents dating back to 2011. Eric Todd Crader was charged with 213 counts of six charges including rape of a child, statutory sexual assault and indecent assault of a child. Carder is in the Centre County Correctional facility on $500,000 bail. A preliminary hearing is set for Wednesday.
If a recent poll is any indication, Governor Corbett’s bid for another term is going to be an uphill battle. According to a Quinnipiac poll, 55 percent of voters believe Corbett does not deserve re-election, while 34 percent support the governor’s bid. Seven democrats are vying for the chance to challenge Corbett in November’s election.