Centre County Report, September 21, 2021
On this weeks Centre County Report: Local reaction after State College reintroduces an indoor mask mandate after a spike in Covid cases. Plus, two local businesses close their doors for good, one open since 2002. And, ESPN's Gameday visits Happy Valley for the fifth year in a row.
About the Contributors
Fourth-Year / Telecommunications
Gabriella Hornack is a senior at Penn State studying Broadcast Journalism with a double minor in Digital Media Trends & Analytics and Sports Studies from Pittsburgh, PA. She’s also working towards a certificate in Sports Journalism from the John Curley Center, and received the Press Club of Western Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Young Journalist Scholarship. She is a fourth-year intern at GoPSUSports.com, a Sports Anchor for the Centre County Report, and the Vice President of the Society of Professional Journalists. Gabriella was an On-Air Reporter for the Penn State Football: Unrivaled Pregame Show – reaching nearly 24k viewers per weekly show, with 2 million total viewers during the 2020 COVID season. Covering the Penn State Wrestling team for 3+ years, Gabriella was recently promoted to the team’s Social Media Coordinator for the 2021-22 season.
Hornack is an authentic, passionate storyteller looking for her next adventure!
Claire Vocke is a senior with a major in Broadcast Journalism. She has minors in Sociology and Theatre, and loves Journalism because she enjoys hearing people’s stories.