The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 11:18:51 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 11:18:51 EDT affairs officer selected for prison board - Sheriff's Deputy Sam McClure, a 21-year veteran of the Altoona Police Department, was selected by the Blair County Prison Board to become its first internal affairs officer.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTyrone Area hosts mock DUI crash - With proms and graduations just around the corner, seniors at one local school district got a firsthand lesson in what can happen when people make poor choices and get behind the wheel.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUnion: Penelec failing to read house meters often enough a pre-hearing conference Thursday before a Public Utility Commission judge, the Utility Workers Union of America argued that Penelec has habitually failed to read house meters every other month as required - a failure it says merits a fine and a...Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTResident says state police shot, killed dog - A woman said state police shot a dog unprovoked Sunday while she was trying to rescue it. Ellen Whited of Gallitzin Township said she was driving home Sunday afternoon about 4:30 p.m.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPrison board considers fill-ins for overtime issue - The chairman of the Blair County Prison Board said he wants to determine if the answer to the overtime problem could be the use of fill-in, or part-time workers.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT