The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 6 May 2015 01:25:19 EDTWed, 6 May 2015 01:25:19 EDT Shaffer: Brooks' songs inspire athletes, cowboys the arena that's home to the Penn State basketball teams, PIAA competitions and even NCAA athletic events, Garth Brooks took center stage this past weekend, rounding out his multi-date on-campus concert series.Tue, 5 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTNASCAR's good, bad and sad is often said that sport is a microcosm of life, and this past week in NASCAR has reflected the good, the bad and the sad of both The ever-controversial Kurt Busch took the checkered flag at Richmond over the weekend, creating awkward post-race...Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTMovers, shakers and record-breakers's recognize some significant moves and milestones in Pennsylvania women's athletics. Congratulations to Saint Francis softball coach, Jennifer Patrick-Swift for becoming the all-time wins leader in Red Flash program history.Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTGoodman Shaffer: Browns trying to repair Manziel's nature reported over the weekend that Cleveland Quarterback Johnny Manziel has been released from rehab and would begin his quest to return to the football field.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTGoodman Shaffer: Batch inspires with leadership lessons"Greatness doesn't live here." That was how former Steeler quarterback Charlie Batch opened a thoughtful discussion with an audience of regional business leaders in Johnstown last week.Tue, 7 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT