The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 9 Feb 2016 12:47:42 EDTTue, 9 Feb 2016 12:47:42 EDT'She loved the Curve games:' Fan who never missed home game passes Mielnik truly was in a league of her own when it comes to minor league baseball, and what she accomplished as an Altoona Curve fan for 17 seasons is one of the most incredible feats imaginable for a sports fan.Sun, 31 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTBach's basketball legacy still felt at Penn State would be difficult to make the case that John Bach was the greatest basketball coach in Penn State histor.Sun, 24 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTPerception of season, Franklin could change BEACH, Fla. - A longtime and rational Penn State fan - and yes, the rational part is key - asked me this week if James Franklin will be on the hot seat entering next season. The short answer is no. The long answer is no.Thu, 31 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDTGiger: Johnson, Barkley among PSU's best pro prospects the big fella rumble 71 yards down the sideline for a game-clinching TD against San Diego State gave us a 10-second glimpse of why 325-pound defensive tackle Austin Johnson is a big-time NFL prospect.Sun, 27 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDTGiger: TaxSlayer Bowl pits two distracted teams the major story lines for not one but both teams have very little to do with the actual game, it's easy to wonder how much we're supposed to care about Penn State's bowl matchup against Georgi.Mon, 21 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDT