Jerry Sandusky

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky walks into the Centre County Courthouse before being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Sentenced To At Least 30 Years In Prison

Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to at least 30 years in prison — effectively a life sentence — in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall.


Hearing Held In Child Sex Abuse Case Of Former Penn State Assistant Coach Jerry Sandusky

Sandusky Vows To Fight Ahead Of Sentencing

Jerry Sandusky professed his innocence and vowed to continue fighting his child molestation conviction in a recorded statement broadcast on the eve of his sentencing hearing by a student-run radio station at Penn State University.


Sandusky Guilty On Most Counts In Child Molestation Trial

Sandusky To Be Sentenced On October 9

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will be sentenced Oct. 9 on his conviction of child sexual abuse.


Penn State Removes Joe Paterno Statue

The Cult That Is Happy Valley

The Joe Paterno statue has officially been taken down from its worshipped pedestal in front of Beaver Stadium.


Jerry Sandusky Child Sex Abuse Trial Continues

Sandusky’s Son Says His Father Abused Him

A lawyer for a son of Jerry Sandusky says the man has told authorities the former Penn State assistant football coach abused him.


Hearing Held In Child Sex Abuse Case Of Former Penn State Assistant Coach Jerry Sandusky

Sandusky Charity To Shut Down, Transfer To Texas-Based Program

The ‘Second Mile’ charity, started by Jerry Sandusky, is asking a judge to allow it to transfer programs and millions of dollars in assets to a Texas-based youth ministry that serves abused and neglected children.


US Kayla Harrison (white) fights with Ru

Olympic Hopeful ‘Enraged’ By Penn State Scandal

Olympic hopeful Kayla Harrison says she’s still enraged by the sexual abuse scandal that engulfed Penn State and resulted in the firing of longtime football coach Joe Paterno.


State College Reacts To News Of Joe Paterno's Death

Rest In Peace, Joe Paterno

Despite your warm-n-cuddly attempts to script a Hallmark movie, Joe Pa didn’t die of a broken heart.


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Penn State Drama Dominates TicketCity Bowl

Lost among the off-field story lines is the intriguing TicketCity Bowl matchup of Penn State’s stingy defense and Houston’s high-octane offense.


Nov. 4: Happy Valley was rocked after charges alleged former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky had inappropriate sexual contact with at least 10 boys between 1994 and 2009. He was indicted on 40 counts of child molestation, and the details of the investigation resulted in the firing of Penn State coaching legend Joe Paterno and resignation of university president Graham Spanier. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State Seniors Staying Focused On TicketCity Bowl

Penn State defensive end Eric Latimore admits his senior season has been “interesting.” A national scandal has overshadowed the Nittany Lions (9-3), who will play Houston (12-1) in the TicketCity Bowl on Jan. 2.


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Penn State’s Interim Coach Focused On TicketCity Bowl

Penn State interim coach Tom Bradley stood in the Texas sunshine on a crisp day watching his team streaming onto the field. Away from home, preparing for a bowl game, the focus is on football and the final game of what has been a season of turmoil.


RW - Whitt's End

Whitt’s End 11.18.11

Whether you’ve reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt’s End: