March 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford seniors serve AAA council

Two Bedford County senior citizens were selected to head the Area Agency on Aging’s (AAA) Citizens Advisory Council during the monthly meeting of the council Friday morning in the Hopewell Area Senior Citizens Center. More...

Local News

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Andy BowersDate of Birth: Feb. 2,1973Age: 41 years oldHeight: not availableWeight: not availableEye color: BrownHair color: Brown Last known address(es): 24 W. Shirley St., Apt. More...

Drug defendants in court

Two defendants appeared before the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas Thursday on drug charges. More...

New York man sentenced for threatening resident with gun

A New York man won’t spend any further time in the Huntingdon County Jail following his sentencing in the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas Thursday. More...

Local Sports

Gearhart wins third area scoring title

Basketball season in The Daily News coverage area this season saw 1,000 point scorers, records broken and four of five teams make the playoffs. More...

Final 2014-15 Boys’ Basketball Stats

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Bison rally to beat ’Cats

Clearfield’s Tom Summers belted a one-out, three-run homer in the top of the seventh to spark a rally that gave the visiting Bison a 6-4 win over Huntingdon on a chilly Friday afternoon at Blair’s Field. More...

Opinion Line

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The Daily News Opinion Line columns will present the opinions and comments of our readers phoned to the “Opinion Line” from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Monday evening. More...

Religion News

Area Holy Week services planned

— The Abbey Reformed United Church of Christ, 515 6th Street, Huntingdon, will host a Maundy Thursday service, April 2, beginning with a light meal at 6:30 p.m. followed by the service at 7 p.m. More...

House panel takes input on bill

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia House panel on Tuesday heard hours of testimony but did not vote on a divisive “religious freedom” bill, one of a series of measures surfacing in at least 13 states that critics say could provide legal cover More...

Personal afterlife accounts removed from bookstores

NASHVILLE, Tenn. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Aries and a Moon in Leo. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, March 30, 2015: More...

Wellness events planned in April

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Raystown Lake is inviting the community to take part in a wellness challenge. For the entire month, the Corps will celebrate the American Heart Association’s National Walking Day Wednesday, April 1. More...

Area man shares homelessness story

The word homeless brings to mind images of people panhandling on the street or huddling for warmth in doorways, but more often than not, those dealing with homelessness are indistinguishable from the population around them. More...

Bridge replacement projects to take place in two communities

As warm weather approaches, the PennDOT road project season has gotten underway. In the Broad Top area, that includes two major bridge replacement projects, including ones in Coalmont Borough and Carbon Township in 2015 and another in 2016. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, March 28 AA Meeting Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For more information, call 643-0623. Sunday, March 29 More...

State  Free Access 

Senate GOP considers paring employees benefits

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s cold war over public pensions is heating up as Senate Republicans consider resurrecting a plan to pare future benefits for hundreds of thousands of current state and school employees. More...

General News

‘Downton Abbey’ to end after its upcoming 6th season

NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after “Downton Abbey” concludes next year. More...

Game show is lottery, Monopoly combination

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It sounds like a Swiss Army knife version of a TV game show: a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries, Las Vegas and seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Polanco, Sanchez homer for Bucs

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Gregory Polanco and Tony Sanchez hit solo home runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to rainshortened 4-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday. The game was called in the top of the eighth inning. More...

Yankees down Phils 10-0

CLEARWATER, Fla. More...

Lousiville, Gonzaga in regional finals

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points, reserve Anton Gill keyed a late-game surge, and Louisville beat North Carolina State 75-65 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 3! Happy birthday wishes go out to Ethan James Jefferis who turns 3 years old today Saturday, March 28, 2015. Ethan is the son of Matthew and Brenda Jefferis of Alexandria. More...

Three Springs Senior Center

The Three Springs Senior Center was presented with a donation from Orbisonia- Rockhill Emergency Medical Services (EMS) recently in response to funding cuts. More...

Five reasons to love milk

Did you know milk is one of the most nutrient-rich beverages you can find? And that there are thousands of studies that have documented the benefits of drinking milk? More...

Annie's Mailbox

Column allows people to vent

Dear Annie: My husband and I are successful professionals with no children. Our mothers are both well off and have been generous to our siblings, who, for various reasons, have needed a lot of help. More...

Doctor K

Prevent hammertoes with right shoes

DEAR DOCTOR K: Can hammertoe be reversed? More...

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