April 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

J.C. Blair union workers sign contract

Union members at J.C. More...

Judge: Witness intimidation is ‘assault’ on justice system

A Mount Union woman launched an “assault” upon the criminal justice system when she chose to intimidate a witn ess, according to Huntingdon County Judge Stewart Kurtz who says the offense deserves a mandatory state prison sentence.  More...

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Police Log

Liquor law violation More...

Area briefs

Huntingdon County Home and Outdoor Show to be held May 4-6

HUNTINGDON — With spring in the air and summer just around the corner, you may be thinking about more outdoor recreational activities and house projects.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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

Local Sports

Trojans beaten 3-2 in 10

High School Softball:

Bellwood-Antis 3, Mount Union 2 The Mount Union softball team made the trip to Bellwood-Antis Friday afternoon to try to extend its winning streak to seven and win the rematch with the Blue Devils. More...

Four area clubs post wins

High School Baseball:

Huntingdon 5, Tyrone 2 Three weeks ago, the Huntingdon baseball team would have found a way to lose Friday afternoon’s Mountain League matchup with visiting Tyrone. But, that was three weeks ago. More...

Akron takes series opener 2-1

The Akron Aeros took a pair of one-run leads and the second one stuck. Behind bullpen work from Bryan Price and Preston Guilmet, a tight series opener went the home team’s way as the Aeros held off the Curve 2-1 Friday night in Akron.  More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 6! Happy birthday to Ada Toshiko Stapleton who turns 6 years old tomorrow, Sunday, April 29, 2012. More...

Area native performs internationally

Internationally renowned pianist Robert Swan, originally of Huntingdon, recently performed in Tennessee Tech University’s Wattenbarger Auditorium. Swan gave a concert of chamber music with members of the TTU faculty.  More...

Share news about your student in The Daily News

If you would like to have news about your student in The Daily News, submit it to the People and Pastimes Editor.  The Daily News reserves the right to edit material submitted.  More...

Dollar Stretcher

The Dollar Stretcher

Car Insurance Savings  Call your car insurance company and ask for paperless billing. It can save $5 a month.  Handy Window Insulation  More...

Annie's Mailbox

ANNIE’S MAILBOX

Figure out what you want!

Dear Annie: I am 57 and single. I truly regret leaving my husband of only three years, but he never wanted to spend time with me, did not communicate, drank beer all the time and spent every day in the garage working on ship models. More...

Doctor K

Treating ministroke quickly may prevent full stroke later

DEAR DOCTOR K: My husband’s doctor said that he had a ministroke. What does this mean?  DEAR READER: Most strokes occur when blood flow to a part of the brain is blocked. These are called ischemic strokes. More...

Special Sections

Horsepower visitors enjoy stunt demo

It was a thrill of a lifetime for students at the Horsepower Farm in Donation Friday afternoon when Austin Anderson and his trick riders paid a visit.  Anderson, who is a stuntman and horse trainer, stopped off at the farm before heading to Sink More...

Speaking out about Secret Service

In light of the fallout that continues as a result of the Secret Service scandal, people have started to question whether or not it could have been avoided if there were more women in the Secret Service. More...

814 petition dismissed

The Pennsylvania Utility Commission voted Thursday to dismiss the petition and implementation plan for the scheduled split of the 814 area code. More...

General News

One in two new graduates are jobless or underemployed

WASHINGTON (AP) — The college class of 2012 is in for a rude welcome to the world of work.  A weak labor market already has left half of young college graduates either jobless or underemployed in positions that don’t fully use their More...

The 1992 riot: Revisiting a dark day in LA history

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Henry Keith Watson remembers April 29, 1992, as if it happened just last week. History won’t allow him to forget it.  More...

Major players in the Los Angeles riot

DARYL GATES  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Draft reunites Fleener and Luck in Indianapolis

NEW YORK (AP) — Coby Fleener heard his name, grabbed his phone and immediately contacted his new teammate in Indianapolis — and old teammate from Stanford.  The overnight wait paid off for the Stanford tight end. More...

Steelers select troubled Adams

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers had no interest in drafting Ohio State’s Mike Adams after the talented but troubled offensive tackle tested positive for marijuana at the NFL Combine in February.  More...

Cards’ Holliday leads 13-1 rout of Brewers

Cardinals 13, Brewers 1  ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday had three hits and the St. Louis Cardinals scored eight runs in the third inning Friday night, roughing up Yovani Gallardo in a 13-1 rout of the Milwaukee Brewers.  More...

Religion News

Robertsdale Church of God plans joyous centennial celebration

The congregation of the Robertsdale Church of God will be celebrating the church’s 100th anniversary Saturday, May 26, and Sunday, May 27. A number of events are being planned for the celebration.  More...

Silver Ring Thing to hold local, live event

In a day and age when contraception is the conversation on Capitol Hill and everything seems steeped in sexual innuendo and content, it’s confusing enough to be an adult, let alone a teenager.  More...

Special events, services

Treasure trove/bake sale   More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Taurus and a Moon in Leo if born before 4:02 p.m. (PST). Afterward, the Moon will be in Virgo.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, April 30, 2012:  More...

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