Our Hometown Hero is a cherished part of the Confluence, Somerset County community.
In tonight's Hometown Hero, this vet contacted the Pennsylvania Army National Guard to train his group.
Charles Clark is 107 and was living on his own until last year.
Clarence Fledderman turned 100 this week. The WWII veteran shares his secret for a long and happy life.
The Wounded Warrior Patrol links up wounded warriors and their families with volunteers at the Seven Springs Ski Resort.
There's a new film describing the life of Johnstown's most well-known WWII war hero, Michael Strank.
This Hometown Hero had a big impact on his nation and his Blair County community.
This week we honor local residents who helped an American Legion Social Hall.
We share the videos sent by servicemembers from our region in Afghanistan right now, cheering on their favorite Pennsylvania football teams.
This hometown hero has a full life of family and service to the community and country. She's also working hard to educate people on how to reduce incidents of sexual assault.
Longtime Pennsylvania AG Agent set to retire.
Agent James Walstrom spent more than three decades fighting the war on drugs.
Brian Reidy is an officer with the Logan Township Police and serves the community as a Deputy Coroner.
Altoona resident Robert Sessamen has invented something that may bring him and the local VA Clinic some needed funds.
Stoltzfus is driving a 1948 John Deere across America to raise money for Wounded Warriors.
A local doctor explains why he got into the business of treating and healing veterans.
A local WWII veteran shares the emotions of that conflict.
Andrew Scherzinger has a rich history of service in the military and in present day civilian life in Altoona, PA.
Jayme Orr is both the WTAJ Hometown Hero and the Hometown Hero for the Pittsburgh Penguins this week!
Local members of the oldest VFW post in the country are looking for a new facility.
We honor 4 State Troopers who were killed in the line of duty.
Bedford Sculptor Wayne Hyde creates a new piece to honor area WWII veterans.
Marty Kuhar helps area veterans get back on their feet and helps coordinate the Johnstown Veterans Day Parade.
Sgt. Kilgore of Altoona wrote a book about his time as a radioman on a B-17 bomber in WWII.
In this Hometown Hero report, a local city is honoring Korean War veterans.
The Hanna family of Tyrone has a rich history of military service.
We learn about this WWII bomber gunner that was shot down and kept fighting for his country.
These are the 9 men honored by the Bridge of Freedom. All 9 were killed in Iraq or Afghanistan.
A B17 and B24 bomber visit Blair County as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Area residents tour the planes and even get the chance to get a ride.
Jim Toth was selected as this week's hometown hero for serving his country and volunteering in his community.