January 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Plan could save Belleville business

Despite the fact A. J. Peachey and Sons Inc. in Belleville is slated to close Saturday, Feb. More...

In pregnancy, state law calls living will invalid

After Marlise Munoz, the Texas woman who was hospitalized with what doctors believe was a pulmonary embolism in November and was pregnant, was removed from life support Sunday, many following the patients’ rights issues saga have questioned sim More...

Local News

SHC School Board meeting rescheduled

THREE SPRINGS — The Southern Huntingdon County School Board has rescheduled its regular board meeting for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in the high school library, 10339 Pogue Road, Three Springs. The meeting had been postponed due to weather. More...

Clay Township mobile home damaged by fire

Hot ashes in a plastic bucket are being listed as the cause of a fire that moderately damaged a one-story, 28-by-40 doublewide mobile home located in Clay Township just off Old Mill Lane. The fire was discovered at 11:36 a.m. More...

Police Log

Harassment   CLAY TWP. —Tyler Vincent, 20, Rockhill, was charged with harassment by state police at Huntingdon after engaging in a physical altercation with Shane Coons, 20, Three Springs, at Race Track Road at 7:40 p.m. Jan. 24. More...

General News

Official: County must grieve after Md. shooting

COLUMBIA, Md. More...

New rules sought to make child car seats safer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Child car seats would for the first time have to protect children from death and injury in side-impact crashes under regulations the government proposed Wednesday.  More...

Parents’ white lies are a tradition

NEW YORK (AP) — Generally speaking, mom Shannon McCormick loves fruits and vegetables and wants to pass that on to her 4-year-old, but her resolve is tested when she encounters her plump, red nemesis: the tomato.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Bosh leads Heat to 113-101 win over Spurs

MIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh scored 24 points on 9-for-10 shooting, LeBron James added 18 points and the Miami Heat rolled past the San Antonio Spurs 113-101 on Sunday in an NBA Finals rematch from last season.  More...

Teams arrive in ‘Big Apple’

Super Bowl XLVIII:

JERSEY CITY, N.J. More...

Team Rice wins 22-21

HONOLULU (AP) — The NFL’s all-stars are defending their effort in the lowest scoring Pro Bowl in eight years — a game that pitted teammates against each other in a contest decided in the final minute.  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Aquarius and a Moon in Capricorn.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014:  More...

Police charge one in robbery

A Mapleton man is in the Huntingdon County Jail on $250.000 straight bail after allegedly robbing Peight’s Country Store in Shirley Township at knifepoint late Friday afternoon.  Ryan Shade, 23, arrested, was charged and arraigned on robbe More...

Residents to vote in 78th District

By CANDY E. PRICE  Daily News Staff Writer  After tomorrow, the state’s 78th Legislative District will have an answer to a lingering question — who will represent their interest in the state House of Representatives?  More...

A frozen masterpiece

Sculptor Luree Magee transforms a block of ice into the Stone Town Gallery logo with a chain saw at Winterfest in downtown Huntingdon Saturday. More...

State  Free Access 

US agency eyes sex assault reports at Penn State

HARRISBURG (AP) — The U.S. More...

Governor’s long-running pension saga continues

HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. More...

Roommate: Russian teen set off mini-bombs

ALTOONA (AP) — The roommate of a Penn State student from Russia charged with building a suspected bomb in his bedroom says the 18-year-old recently set off three “minibombs” just outside their apartment. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Jan. 27   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, call 643-0623.  More...

Local Sports

Trojans’ Kyle, N. Smith second

Thomas Subaru Wrestling Tournament:

Seniors Philip Kyle (195) and Nik Smith (285) finished second, heading a group of six Mount Union place-winners in this weekend’s annual Thomas Subaru Tournament in Bedford. More...

Eagles finish off weekend sweep

Men’s Volleyball:

The No. 3 Juniata College men’s volleyball team swept day two of its weekend to improve to 5-0 overall. Saturday, the Eagles topped Hunter College 3-1 (23- 25, 25-17, 25-17, 25-19) in the morning before defeating No. More...

Juniata beaten at USMMA

Men’s Basketball:

On the road in a Landmark Conference matchup, the Juniata College men’s basketball ball team fell to U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 79-68, moving to 12-5 overall and 3-3 in league play. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy 61st Birthday

HAPY BIRTHDAY wishes go out to Clay Richard Sunderland of Alexandria who turned 61 years old yesterday, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. More...

Happy Birthday

HAPY BIRTHDAY wishes go to Sierra Pandolfino who turns 5 years old today, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. Her proud parents are Frank and Amanda Pandolfino of Huntingdon. More...

Manage hunger with wholesome foods

Whether you’re following a weight loss plan or simply maintaining healthy habits, finding foods that are nutritious sources of protein and promote satiety can help curb your urge to snack throughout the day.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

There are consequences to interfering

Dear Annie: A year ago, I found out that my husband had been cheating on me at his brother’s house. He was having an affair with “Charlie’s” wife’s sister. More...

Hints from Heloise

Ask before you aid

Dear Readers: Here is this week’s SOUND OFF, about asking first before helping someone: More...

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