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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Even for experts on terrorist organizations, National Thowheeth Jamaath is far from a household name. "We know very, very little about them," said Ajai Sahni, who runs the South Asia Terrorism Portal, which tracks extremist groups in the region. "Other than the fact they are a fundamentalist Islamist organization, they have no background, in my mind, in terrorism." Sri ...




Crime and Courts

Suspect arrested in Arizona. Monty Cook former citizen of Winchester has been apprehended after being a fugitive for over 6 months. Cook has previously been named as a suspect in the death of David Brumley. Watch for further updates in The News-Gazette

LYONS — Charlene Childers, who faced a charge of second-degree murder in the Oct. 22, 2018 deaths of Joshua Niles and Amber Washburn in Sodus, pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter Tuesday morning in Wayne County Court.

Business and Economy

CLEARFIELD — Following the annual meetings of CNB Financial Corporation and CNB Bank Tuesday, CNB Financial Corp. announced that its shareholders re-elected Class 2 directors Richard L. Greslick Jr., Deborah Dick Pontzer, and Nicholas N. Scott each for a three-year term expiring at the 2022 annual meeting.

    In continuing to bring our readers new and interesting information about your friends and neighbors, we are presenting our “What’s Your Story” series. This is a Q & A panel of 20 questions that we ask Randolph County Residents. The information is fun facts and good advice from them on various topics. We are interested in seeing what we can learn about our readers in 20 questions! Hope you enjoy!

    In continuing to bring our readers new and interesting information about your friends and neighbors, we are presenting our “What’s Your Story” series. This is a Q & A panel of 20 questions that we ask Randolph County Residents. The information is fun facts and good advice from them on various topics. We are interested in seeing what we can learn about our readers in 20 questions! Hope you enjoy!

KANE — By an overwhelming vote, secretaries, paraprofessionals, administrative assistants and aides in the Kane public school district voted to form a local union affiliated with the Pennsylvania State Education Association and the National Education Association.  

Health Care

The mass-shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and schools around the nation last year ignited a debate on mental health and the need to prevent young people from slipping through the cracks.