Local News 9-18-13

Sandusky Lawyers Try for New Trial

Jerry Sandusky’s lawyers believe the convicted pedophile deserves a new trial. Yesterday in a Luzerne County court, Sandusky’s legal team argued errors were made during his initial trial last summer. Sandusky was not on hand yesterday as his appeal process continued. Both the prosecution and defense attempted to sway a panel of judges from the state’s Superior Court. Sandusky’s wife Dottie was in the audience. No decision was made. 

Centre Crest Conversion

Complete Healthcare Resources will help the Centre County Commissioners transfer Centre Crest nursing home into a nonprofit facility. According to the Centre Daily Times, the board of commissioners approved a contract with the group to provide interim management services for much of October. For 14-thousand dollars the company will assist in operations before officially overtaking the facility on October 31st