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The Advocate

Some seniors are ready, some are not

Ashley Shriver, Contributing Writer

April 19, 2017

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Pitt-Johnstown seniors have 10 days until graduation. At least some of the graduates are likely to feel prepared at graduation. According to Pitt-Johnstown’s website, 99 percent of education graduates report that the Education ...

Photo Story (April 12, 2017)

Natasha Bazika, Chief Photographer

April 12, 2017

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Animal shelter receives helping hands

Ashley Shriver, Contributing Writer

April 12, 2017

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In the  Cambria County Humane Society shelter’s lobby, the first thing one might notice are papers on a clipboard on an office door. An average of 20 such papers are received every week, according to society board member ...

Students get wages for jobs that help

Tyler McNulty, News Editor

April 5, 2017

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While most students spend free time hanging out with friends, there are others who work while completing their education. For the past three years, sophomore Justin Holby has taught children, from 3 to 8 years old, to ski at Sev...

Facebook page started for Johnstown humans

Jane Stueckemann, Opinions Editor

April 5, 2017

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Two Pitt-Johnstown students spend some of their free time listening to people’s stories. Sophomore Molly Verostick and freshman Nicole Fuschino created a Facebook page, Humans of Johnstown, late last summer. They said their in...

Ouch? Needle pricks could help relieve

Peijia Zhang, Editor-in-Chief

March 29, 2017

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Orthopedic physician William C. Go Jr. said he believes that inserting needles in one’s body could help relieve pain. Go said acupuncture increases the level of endorphin in one’s body, and the more endorphin, the less pa...

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