July 22, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Heroin addiction treatment available

This is the second part of a two-part series exploring the nature of heroin abuse and treatment options for rehabilitation locally. Part one was published in the July 13 edition of The Daily News. More...

Novel brings local history to life

Local author and retired Juniata Valley High School English teacher Michael Fields has again found writing success with his second novel, “Twin River.” More...

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Dudley H&BT historic site committee holds mid-summer celebration

Sunday was an afternoon of classic cars, good eats and reminders of the historic coal mining and railroading heritage of the Dudley area as numerous car and truck lovers turned out for the community’s first-ever classic car show. More...

Street RiderZ Car Club hosts show in Newburg

A total of 58 antique and newer cars, trucks, motorcycles and golf carts participated in the second annual Street RiderZ Car Club car, truck, bike and golf cart show held Saturday. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, July 22   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For information, call 643-0623.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Matt Kemp homers in return

WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Kemp returned to the lineup with a home run and a double in the same inning Sunday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 9-2 win that kept them a half-game behind Arizona in the More...

Colon tosses 4-hitter at Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Bartolo Colon pitched a fourhitter for his third shutout this season and center fielder Chris Young robbed Albert Pujols of a home run to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-0 on Sunday.  More...

Mickelson shoots 66 to win first British Open title

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Phil Mickelson is mystified no more by links golf. He has his name etched in a silver claret jug to prove it.  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Leo and a Moon in Aquarius.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, July 23, 2013:  More...

Gov. changes elicit reactions

For a third straight time since taking office, Gov. Tom Corbett has made changes to his staff. More...

MU relay raises $37,585 for ACS

On a note that was both solemn and celebratory, the Mount Union community opened its 2013 Relay For Life Saturday evening by supporting Cora Fisher as she lit a torch in memory of her daughter, Lisa, and in honor of the absolute joy Lisa found on the More...

Customers celebrated

Zayda Kurey, left, assisted by Madaline Shaffer, goes fishing at the customer appreciation day celebration at Sandy Ridge Market Saturday. More...

State  Free Access 

Corbett still struggling to win over Democrats

HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett was extolling the virtues of bipartisanship, saying it is lacking in Washington, D.C., and that it’s what Americans want to see more of. More...

Fracking films reflect twists in drilling debate

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The boom in natural gas drilling has cast two opposing documentary filmmakers in unlikely roles.  Josh Fox, a liberal environmental activist, finds himself at odds with President Barack Obama. More...

Old West artifacts recoup $2.7M for Harrisburg

HARRISBURG (AP) — The auction of thousands of Old West artifacts purchased by a former Harrisburg mayor for a failed museum project has netted about $2.7 million for the city as it tries to recoup the money spent on the collection.  More...

General News

Charges expected in grisly Ohio bodies discovery

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A suspicious odor unearthed one body in a trash bag in a rundown neighborhood here, and then two more were found over the weekend, and police expected Monday to charge a man who indicated he might have been influence More...

Local Sports

Keystone drubs Huntingdon 13-1

State 11-12 LL Tournament:

Huntingdon opened play at Bradford in the Pennsylvania State Little League tournament against one of the favorites to win it all Sunday. Keystone slugged its way to a 13-1 win in four innings in the first of three games in pool play.  More...

Mount Union wins two

Area Five 15-16 Tournament:

The Mount Union Area Five VFW Teener league team put a great hitting weekend together, winning 14-2 Saturday night at State College in five innings and following it up at home Sunday evening with a six-hit game that they ended in five innings 12-2 ov More...

Huntingdon gets split

Huntingdon got its rematch with Bellefonte Sunday, but suffered another one-run loss. More...

People/Pastimes

United in Marriage

Sheets-Foor

Keshia Foor of Everett and Mason Sheets of Mount Union were united in marriage Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the Terrace Mountain Chalet, Huntingdon. The Rev. Ed Seeley presided over the 1 p.m. More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 3! Happy birthday wishes go out to Kenadie Marie Hoffman who turns 3 years old today, Monday, July 22. More...

Take a break from technology

(Family Features) As access to technology increases, families may find they are spending more time on their devices and less time together.  Some psychologists worry our growing attachment to technology may result in social isolation.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Answer questions honestly

Dear Annie: I find myself trying to keep every tiny bit of my life a secret since I got married — not because I’m ashamed of anything, but because my in-laws make my business fodder for gossip. More...

Hints from Heloise

No restaurant spooning?

Dear Readers: Here is this week’s SOUND OFF, about restaurants and dining utensils:  More...

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