October 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Patience with parking urged

In some of the larger municipalities in Huntingdon County, finding a place to park may be difficult if there are objects taking up parking spaces, leaving residents, customers and others frustrated.  In light of that, many municipalities have pr More...

Local News

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Shaun V. Duguay Date of Birth: 1/30/81 Age: 32 Height: 5’10” Weight: 230 pounds Eye color: Brown Hair color: Brown Last known address(es):  1980 SR 405 Lot 10, Muncy; P.O. More...

AAA state allocation figures released

With a little over a month remaining until his official retirement Nov. More...

Police Log

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Local Sports

Trojans win showdown with Tussey

The Mount Union football team played perhaps their best defensive game of the season in holding off a late charge by Tussey Mountain to come away with a 27-25 win on their home field on Friday night. More...

Valley survives turnovers to win

The Juniata Valley football team didn’t seem focused in Friday night’s Senior Night battle with winless West Branch. The Hornets were guilty of five turnovers in the contest, but managed to pull away in the second half for a 38-7 victory. More...

Central stymies Bearcats

Central quickly set the tone for Friday evening’s Mountain League contest in Roaring Springs when Austin Cunningham took the game’s opening kickoff back 61 yards and gave the Scarlet Dragons the ball just outside the Huntingdon red zone. More...

Religion News

CMA churches begin missions conference

Three area churches will be united this week in hosting their annual missions conference, a denominational tradition rooted in the Great Commission, Matthew 28:19-20, “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name o More...

Sharing the harvest

Ron Locke of Shirley Township carries sacks of potatoes to a pallet where orders from area food bank and soup kitchens were being filled. More...

A gift for local children

Local women from the Huntingdon Presbyterian Church delivered bags filled with activities for children who visit the emergency department of J.C. More...

Special Sections

AGY sale focus on job retention

As more details emerge about the sale of the AGY facility in Huntingdon, the benefit to the county becomes clearer.  More...

Theater project successful

Thanks to the tenacity of Huntingdon Cinema Clifton 5 owner Dave Peoples and the generosity of the community, the historic landmark will continue to bring Hollywood’s biggest stars to the silver screen in Huntingdon.  More...

Therapy dog is a welcome visitor for area nursing home residents

Kayla, a volunteer at Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, causes a stir as she makes her rounds, even though she doesn’t say a single word. More...

General News

Belleville Livestock

BELLEVILLE — All kinds of livestock and hay sold every Wednesday since 1946 — hay at 11:30 a.m. and cattle at 1 p.m.  More...

Woodland resident to begin new chapter

Independence is something most adults take for granted, but for Connie Moffitt, a 55-year-old who has resided in assisted living facilities for almost 13 years, the ability to live on her own and move into her own apartment is something to cherish.&n More...

VFW members offer veterans chance to visit memorials

Standing Stone VFW Post 1754, Huntingdon, a local nonprofit organization, is currently looking for World War II veterans who would like to visit the war memorials in Washington, D.C.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Oct. 26   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.  Sunday, Oct. 27   More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Hill leads BYU to win over Boise State

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Taysom Hill threw for 339 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 69 yards and another score to help BYU beat Boise State 37-20 on Friday night. More...

Steelers eager for trip to Oakland

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Lions ready for Buckeyes

Penn State (4-2, 1-1) at No. 4 Ohio State (7-0, 3-0), 8 p.m. (ABC)  Line: Ohio State by 14.5.  Series Record: Ohio State leads, 14-13.  WHAT’S AT STAKE  More...

People/Pastimes

Student News

Area woman inducted into honor society

Emily Carbaugh of Orbisonia was inducted into the Indiana Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi during a convocation held Oct. 16. More...

October Elco breakfast planned

Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere. So many signs of fall and the dreaded forecast of the first snow flakes are in the offing for later this week. More...

Local man completes basic military training

Air National Guard Airman Andrew T. More...

Dollar Stretcher

The Dollar Stretcher

Easy coffee pot cleaning  You can clean your stained coffee pot with a half cup of table salt and a dozen or so ice cubes (depending on the size of your pot). Gently swish them around and then rinse with cold water. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Article has touched thousands of readers

Dear Annie: When I was in high school, I collected articles that I found inspirational and motivational. One of my most prized pieces appeared in Ann Landers’ column in 1978. More...

Doctor K

Strength-training exercise can help slow bone loss

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve heard that weight-bearing exercises are a good way to prevent osteoporosis. Can you describe a few?  DEAR READER: Use it or lose it: That message applies to most parts of our body. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Leo if born before 11:45 p.m. (PDT). Afterward, the Moon will be in Virgo.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Oct. 28, 2013:  More...

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