May 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

MU Co. carnival returns

After a three-year hiatus, the Mount Union Fire Co. More...

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Local News

New PSU trustees elected

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. More...

Police Log

Liquor law violation   More...

Three Juniata professors honored for teaching, service

HUNTINGDON — Three Juniata College faculty members were honored May 1 with distinguished teaching and service awards during the College’s Spring Awards Convocation in Rosenberger Auditorium in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, May 5   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For information, call 643-0623.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Derby should be unpredictable

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Hot pace. Muggy day. More...

NASCAR focus on Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. More...

Steeler rookies settle in at minicamp

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alameda Ta’amu’s “welcome to the NFL” moment didn’t come when the Pittsburgh Steelers selected the massive nose tackle in the fourth round of last week’s draft.  Instead it came a littl More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

CELEBRATE! HE’S 8! Happy birthday to David Richard Woodring Jr. who turns 8 years old today, Saturday, May 5, 2012. He is the son of David and Angela Woodring of Petersburg. More...

Send Greetings to . . .

A birthday card shower is being held in honor of Elizabeth Riley of 15372 Raystown Road, James Creek, who celebrates her 80th birthday Tuesday, May 8, 2012. She would love to hear from her family and friends on her special day. More...

Huntingdon Rotary Club Students of the Month

At its April 10 luncheon meeting, the Huntingdon Rotary Club again demonstrated its support for local youth. More...

Special Sections

Home Show weekend

Steve Berzansky of Todd, right, talks to Jim Horton, owner of Pa. More...

Many residents disagree with ratio change decision

The Huntingdon County Commissioners voted 2-1 May 1 to increase the ratio of property value assessed on taxes from 40 percent to 80 percent, which will go into effect for the 2013 tax year. More...

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The Daily News has teamedup with the country’s largest grocery coupon clipping service, Grocery Dough, to offer both new and current Daily News print subscribers $1,000 in grocery coupons.  More...

General News

River of the Year: Decades in the making

The Benscreek Canoe Club, Inc. from Johnstown has been working for years to make whitewater releases a reality, but talks with Bethle- hem’s Manufactures Water Co. have been non-productive. More...

Weymouth man chronicles adventures in new book

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (AP) — John Galluzzo is constantly on the go. He’s a man who likes to set goals and achieve new personal bests. More...

Fifteen million of world’s babies are born prematurely

WASHINGTON (AP) — About 15 million premature babies are born every year — more than 1 in 10 of the world’s births and a bigger problem than previously believed, according to the first country-by-country estimates of this obstetric e More...

Local Sports

Trojans top Hornets 10-5

High School Baseball:

The rematch didn’t look anything like the first meeting between Mount Union and Juniata Valley, where it was a cold, windy day and the Trojans came away with a 2-1 win March 29 in Alexandria. More...

Hornets blanked by Trojans

High School Softball:

Three seniors stepped up big Friday afternoon and led the Mount Union softball team to a 10-0 Inter-County Conference North six-inning shutout of visiting Juniata Valley.  More...

Curve rally to beat Richmond in 8-7 thriller

With eight unanswered runs between the fourth and seventh innings, the Curve roared back from a 6-0 deficit and rolled to an 8-7 series-opening win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels Friday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field.  More...

Religion News

National Day of Prayer observed

Huntingdon County Commissioners, R. More...

Introduce your pastor in The Daily News

The Huntingdon county area is well known for its lovely landscape and small town charm. Each of the local communities are home to at least one, but more likely many, houses of worship. More...

Religion Briefs

Criticism for caucus backing ‘Judeo- Christian’ beliefs   LANSING, Mich. More...

Annie's Mailbox

ANNIE’S MAILBOX

Do what gives you peace of mind!

Dear Annie: This past year, an old high school friend looked me up after nearly 30 years. She was in town to visit her dying father. More...

Doctor K

Newborn’s sleep patterns will change over time

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’m pregnant with my first child, a girl. I keep hearing about how little sleep I’ll be getting for the next year. Can you give me a realistic idea of what to expect?  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Taurus and a Moon in Sagittarius all day long.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, May 7, 2012:  More...

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