News Releases

Jan

22

2020

January 22, 2020

A local dairy processing facility in Lower Mifflin Township will receive a state grant to boost its productivity and hire more employees, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Representative Barb Gleim (R-199).   [Read More]

Jan

22

2020

January 22, 2020

Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) and Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) today announced that Healthy Mom yogurt processor in the 199th District has secured a $97,450 grant to begin developing a new product.   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

A $77,387 grant awarded by the Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) today will improve the ability of local schools and businesses to work together to better prepare students for different career paths, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30).   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

A $200,000 grant awarded by the Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) today will improve the ability of local schools and businesses to work together to better prepare students for different career paths, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30).   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

ALTOONA – Several fire companies and emergency medical service providers in the 79th Legislative District will receive funding through the Office of the State Fire Commissioner’s Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Blair) and Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) announced. “Fire and EMS personnel provide key services when we are most […]   [Read More]

Jan

17

2020

January 17, 2020

A $77,387 grant awarded by the Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) today will improve the ability of local schools and businesses to work together to better prepare students for different career paths, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30).    [Read More]

Jan

08

2020

January 08, 2020

A grant from the Department of Agriculture will support agriculture education in Williamsburg Junior/Senior High School, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Representative Jim Gregory (R-80).   [Read More]

Jan

08

2020

January 08, 2020

Hollidaysburg and Spring Cove school districts will receive grants from the Department of Education to improve classroom instruction by connecting educators with local employers, according to Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Representative Jim Gregory (R-80).   [Read More]

Dec

30

2019

December 30, 2019

Governor Wolf signed into law, on December 27, a bill containing two legislative initiatives sponsored by Senator Judy Ward (R-Hollidaysburg) aimed at enhancing fundraising opportunities for local organizations whose missions are to help individuals with cancer and disabilities and their families.   [Read More]

Dec

27

2019

December 27, 2019

Fulton County Medical Center has opted to join the Pennsylvania Rural Health Model, a decision Rep. Jesse Topper (R-Bedford/Franklin/Fulton) and Sen. Judy Ward (R-Blair/Cumberland/Franklin/Fulton/Huntingdon) praised.   [Read More]

Dec

27

2019

December 27, 2019

Sen. Judy Ward (R-Blair/Cumberland/Franklin/Fulton/Huntingdon) and Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) today praised Tyrone Hospital in Blair County for agreeing to participate in the Pennsylvania Rural Health Model.   [Read More]

Dec

23

2019

December 23, 2019

To assist with providing young adults who were once in the justice system with educational and skills-building opportunities to better prepare them for good jobs and successful careers, Rep. Lou Schmitt (R-Blair) and Sen. Judy Ward (R-30) announced the Southern Alleghenies Workforce Development Board is the recipient of a $492,509 Youth Reentry Demonstration Project grant through the Department of Labor & Industry (L&I).   [Read More]