May 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

More charges against sex assailant Felon fails to show, found guilty of gun possession

A Huntingdon man already facing a multitude of sex charges now faces additional allegations following a continuous investigation by the state police at Huntingdon.  More...

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Students from 14 elementary schools in Huntingdon County came together for the largest Children’s Health Fair held to date. The event, organized by the Auxiliary to J.C. More...

PSP offering free child safety seat checks

HUNTINGDON — Pennsylvania State Police will offer free child safety seat inspections statewide in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s “Click It or Ticket” campaign from Monday, May 21, through More...

Rally held on courthouse steps

The Military Order of the Cootie, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing military, and particularly hospitalized veterans, with social and entertainment programs, held a rally on the courth More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, May 19   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...

Local Sports

Pitching, defense get Trojans past Devils 3-2

After struggling to make plays this spring with 65 errors in its first 21 starts, Mount Union displayed mistake-free defense for only the second game all season as the second-seeded Trojans turned back visiting Bellwood-Antis 3-2 in a District Six Cl More...

Crushers oust Hornets

District 6-A Baseball:

Juniata Valley knew it had to be on top of its game when it faced the top seed in the District Six Class A playoff quarterfinal round at Johnstown’s Point Stadium Friday. More...

Mersky is region third-team pick in baseball

Juniata College’s junior Ben Mersky (Hershey) was named to D3baseball.com’s All-Mid- Atlantic Region Third Team released Friday.  More...

People/Pastimes

Celebrating Mother’s Day

Seven members of the Huntingdon County Farm Women Group 4 met for their regular monthly meeting at the Sunny Ridge Restaurant for the breakfast buffet and to celebrate Mother’s Day. More...

Mill Creek couple celebrates 40 years of marriage

Thomas “Ed” and Sue Guyer of Mill Creek will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, May 20, 2012.  The Guyers were married May 20, 1972, by the Rev. More...

Celebrate anniversary milestones in The Daily News

Commemorate a wedding anniversary in print by submitting stories and photos to The Daily News.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

ANNIE’S MAILBOX

The next step is marriage counseling!

Dear Annie: A few months ago, my husband mentioned that he’d responded to an email from a girl he used to know. More...

Doctor K

Passive interventions can help relieve neck pain

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’m still recovering from a neck injury, but I’m scheduled to begin rehabilitation exercises with a physical therapist next week. How can I start rehab when I’m in so much pain?  More...

Special Sections

Cancer impacts lives

Hundreds of county residents will participate in Relay For Life events this weekend to help raise money to find a cure for cancer. More...

Children’s Health Fair sets attendance record

Mild temperatures and sunshine made Friday morning a great opportunity for children to get outside and get active. More...

Obituaries

World  Free Access 

Man wears briefs on head during Idaho burglary

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Police in southwest Idaho say a man chose briefs over boxers to wear on his head as he held up a coffee shop and stole a safe.  Coffee shop owner Jason Wilson tells the Idaho Statesman says he believes the man was likel More...

General News

Facebook stock closes nearly flat in debut

NEW YORK (AP) — It was barely a “like” and definitely not a “love” from Facebook investors as the online social network’s stock failed to live up to the hype in its trading debut Friday.  More...

A debate: Should people buy into the hype?

PRESS THE ‘LIKE’ BUTTON, SOON  By MICHAEL LIEDTKE  AP Technology Writer   More...

Buddy Poppy program kicks off

Representatives from Standing Stone VFW Post 1754 and Frank P. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Dufner rallies to lead; Lewis looks to repeat

Pro Golf Roundup:

Byron Nelson Championship   IRVING, Texas (AP) — Standing over his ball in a swale behind the 18th green, Jason Dufner would have been content with a par and a spot in the big group tied for the lead in the Byron Nelson Championship.  More...

Sox beat Cubs, Wood retires

Interleague Baseball Roundup:

White Sox 3, Cubs 2  CHICAGO (AP) — Gordon Beckham hit a tie-breaking homer in the eighth inning Friday and the Chicago White Sox overcame the loss of star Paul Konerko to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in what was likely Kerry Wood’s fin More...

Curve opens Erie series with 3-2 win

Brandon Cumpton scattered seven hits to allow just one run over seven innings and a threerun bottom of the third was all the offense the Curve needed in a 3-2 series-opening win over the Erie SeaWolves before 3,823 Friday night at Peoples Natural Gas More...

Religion News

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, Mount Union, celebrates centennial

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, sitting on a hillside overlooking Mount Union, has provided a place of worship for its parishioners for 100 years. More...

Church sues former member

A former member of the Beaverton Grace Bible Church who started an online blog is being sued by the pastor.  Julie Anne Smith said the Beaverton Grace Bible Church Survivors blog is a place for former members and others to share their opinions a More...

Blessing the animals

The Trough Creek Valley United Methodist Parish will be blessing the animals from 4-5 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at the Cassville United Methodist Church. The event will be held rain or shine. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun and Moon in Gemini.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, May 21, 2012:  More...

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