November 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Church of God to lease part of Reality Theatre

The Reality Theatre in Robertsdale is writing another chapter in its 64-year history, as announced Saturday morning by officials of the nonprofit Broad Top Area Coal Miners Historical Society Inc. and the newly formed Reality Church of God. More...

announcing 2012 Daily News Christmas eve edition essay Contest for all Daily News readers theme: ‘Frozen in time’

The 2012 essay contest is for all Daily News readers who are amateur writers. Any number of family members may enter, but only one entry per person may be submitted.  More...

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Pastor’s vision to serve God becomes a ‘reality’

When the new Reality Church of God opens its doors in the Reality Theatre, Robertsdale, later this year, the Rev. Jeff Musser and the congregation hope to spread the word of God throughout the Broad Top area.  More...

Announcing 2012 Daily News Christmas Eve Edition Photo Contest for all Daily News readers Theme: ‘Frozen in Time’

New for 2012, a photo contest is open to all Daily News readers who are amateur photographers. Any number of family members may enter, but only one entry per person may be submitted.  More...

Huntingdon County Interact Club holds fundraisers

The Huntingdon County Interact Club recently held a “Fright Night” dance at the Huntingdon Community Center to help raise money for Shelter Box. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Nov. 26   AA MEETING  . Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For information, call 643-0623.  HUNTINGDON TOPS  More...

Local Sports

Five college coaches fired

Gene Chizik, Frank Spaziani and Danny Hope got the pink slips many expected were coming after disappointing seasons.  North Carolina State getting rid of Tom O’Brien took more than a few people off guard. More...

Run helps Juniata stay unbeaten

Men’s Basketball:

Juniata went on a 16-10 run over the final eight minutes of the first half, then a 12-0 run in the first four minutes of the second to cool off visiting Dickinson on the way to a 68-59 victory Saturday afternoon in the Kennedy Sports+Recreation Cente More...

Juniata pulls away in second half

Junior Kate McDonald scored 23 points and senior Jordan Speck added 15 as Juniata overcame a 34-32 halftime deficit to battle back for a 65-56 nonconference win over Gwynedd- Mercy Saturday afternoon in the Kennedy Sports+Recreation Center.  The More...

People/Pastimes

Title IX subject of AAUW meeting

“Title IX’s 40th Anniversary: What’s Different Now?” will be the topic at the Wednesday, Nov. 28, meeting of the Huntingdon Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) to be held at 7 p.m. More...

Happy Birthday

HAPPY BIRTHDAY wishes go out to Melina Lynne Shope who turns 8 years old today, Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. Her proud parents are Sean and Holly (Morgan) Shope of Three Springs, and she has a brother, Harlan. More...

Announce your wedding in The Daily News

Weddings are published as soon as possible following submission. Talk with your photographer about processing a black and white print to be used in the newspaper, since these reproduce best.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Sagittarius and a Moon in Taurus if born before 4:56 p.m. (PST). Afterward, the Moon will be in Gemini.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012:  More...

Rockhill house damaged by fire

Firefighters from three volunteer fire companies battled cold temperatures and eventual icy conditions during a structure fire at 2:45 a.m. Monday morning at 114 Iron St. More...

Mount union welcomes Christmas

Direct from the North Pole, Santa Claus arrived in Mount Union Saturday afternoon to help the community usher in the holiday season.  More...

Seasonal songs

Mike Hiles, part of the roaming duo of “Pipes & Drums of the Southernland” plays the bagpipes at the Community Christmas tree lighting ceremony Nov. More...

State  Free Access 

Embattled Amish sect moving to upstate N.Y.

NICKTOWN (AP) — Levi Zook doesn’t want to move his wife and eight children from the Laurel Highlands of western Pennsylvania to New York state but strongly believes he has no choice.  More...

One boy dead, second injured when truck runs into yard

NEW CASTLE (AP) — Police say a man is in custody after he veered off a western Pennsylvania road and struck two young children, killing a 7-year-old boy.  Authorities did not release the name of the 7-year-old or the 9-year-old injured in More...

Humane officials: 11 puppies found skinned

MACUNGIE (AP) — Animal welfare workers say 11 puppies were found dead and skinned near an eastern Pennsylvania park.  The Lehigh County Humane Society says the dogs were discovered Friday near a park in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh Coun More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital benefits from Clifton matinee

75 Years Ago  Pantry shelves in the J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital are bulging as a result of the Clifton Theatre’s annual canned goods matinee. More...

More scenes from this weekend’s events

Rachael Reichert, left, takes a photo of Santa Claus holding 1-month-old Miranda Mitchell, daughter of Kari Mitchell of Orbisonia, at the historic Eagle Hotel, Nov. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Division races are starting to take shape

By The Associated Press  As the NFL heads into December, nearly every division race has an outright favorite. Some — Denver, Atlanta, New England, Houston and Baltimore — are on the verge of clinching playoff spots.  More...

Steelers give one away in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — They didn’t look like themselves at all. More...

Ohio governor wants Al Oliver in baseball Hall

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. More...

Senior Spotlight

Safety first with holiday lighting

Holiday lighting displays are a beloved holiday tradition. Many families enjoy illuminating their homes with decorative lights, and some communities even reward the household that goes above and beyond with their holiday lighting display.   More...

Annie's Mailbox

This is a lot of responsibility for anyone ANNIE

Dear Annie: Six months ago, I reconnected with the guy I have loved since grade school. “Thomas” left after graduation to live in another state. I know he has schizophrenia, and I’m willing to take the risk. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Dear Readers: Here is this week’s SOUND OFF, about newspaper pages:  More...

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