January 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

MUASB members OK school auction

The former Mount Union Elementary School and its contents are being positioned for sale in the near future.  The Mount Union Area School Board’s nine members took a unanimous vote Monday night in favor of putting the 90-year-old building o More...

HCBI leader maintains transportation dialogue

Transportation continues to be an important topic for local agencies, including the Huntingdon County Business and Industry (HCBI) board of directors, which met for its regular meeting Monday at the Huntingdon County Club.  More...

Local News

BTC council members vote to acquire community center

Broad Top City Borough Council Monday evening unanimously agreed to assume control of the Broad Top City Community Center from the Broad Top City Improvement Authority Inc.  More...

HPD searching for suspect

The Huntingdon Borough Police Department is looking for Frank Pandolfino Jr., 23, of 101 Hemlock St., Huntingdon.  There is a warrant for Pandolfino’s arrest on charges of burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking, theft from a More...

President to address Congress, nation in sixth State of the Union

Tonight, President Barack Obama will formally speak to Congress and the country for the sixth time in his presidency during the annual State of the Union address.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Fleury gets fourth shutout for Pens

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 24 shots for his fourth shutout and Chris Kunitz and Deryk Engelland scored second-period goals, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 Monday night.  More...

Durant hits game-winner for Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 41 points, including the game-winning jumper with 1.5 seconds left, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from a 14-point deficit in the second half to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-109 Monday night for the More...

Duke pulls away to handle Pitt

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jabari Parker scored 21 points, reserve guard Andre Dawkins added 20 and No. 17 Duke pulled away from No. 18 Pittsburgh 80-65 on Monday night.  More...

Chatter Box

Thinking ahead to summer

As a kid, it always felt like January was one of those months that went on forever. You went back to school after all that time off during the holidays and there wasn’t much to look forward to, except maybe a possible snow day here or there. More...

Area brief

Free Friday presentation at the Natural Connection Wellness Center   HUNTINGDON BORO. — The Natural Connection Wellness Center, located at 313 fourth St., Huntingdon, will be hosting a Free Friday presentation from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Feb. More...

Healthy Living

THE GROWING PROBLEM OF PEANUT ALLERGIES

Parents tend to be quite familiar with food allergies. More...

THE MANY BENEFITS OF MASSAGE THERAPY

Advertisements for vacation destinations often paint couples’ massages as the premier romantic activity. It’s true that massages can be relaxing and sensual, making such sessions ideal gifts come Valentine’s Day. More...

Doctor K

Dealing with febrile seizures

DEAR DOCTOR K: My 9-month-old daughter had a seizure last time she had a high fever. The pediatrician said it could happen again. What do I need to know?  More...

Special Sections

The common denominator

Officers report recent robberies are connected to drugs

Used syringes and what appeared to be used heroin bags were found Monday during a search of the Ford Escort allegedly driven by Ryan Shade, 23, Mapleton, who is charged with robbing Peight’s Country Store in Shirley Township Friday night.  More...

Theater campaign raises over $27,000

Thanks to the businesses and people who purchased naming rights for the five auditoriums at the Huntingdon Cinema’s Clifton 5, as well as the nearly 130 people who purchased naming rights to seats in the auditoriums and the five super donors wh More...

Special election

Broad Top City Borough majority election inspector Eddie Jones, right, was the first person to cast a ballot in the borough this morning in the special election of state representative in the 78th Le More...

Local Sports

Tussey gets past McConnellsburg

Tussey Mountain came through a tough week of four games and opened the next block on the schedule at home against McConnellsburg Monday. Breanna Kendrick led the way with 27 points as the Titans beat the Spartans 60-46.  More...

White reaches 1,000; Trojans top Branch

Junior Tynita White scored her 1,000th point Monday night when the Trojans won a 37-29 Inter-County Conference North contest over visiting West Branch.  More...

Southern Fulton starts strong to beat Rockets

With time winding down in the first half Monday evening, Southern Huntingdon trailed Inter-County Conference South Division contender Southern Fulton by just five points. More...

Editorial

Congratulations, Jim Kalos, on your retirement

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

The people who use United Way agencies need you now

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

Supervisor need to hear your concerns

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  The wind turbines proposed for Jacks Mountain by Volkswind will be 436 feet tall. We don’t know how tall the turbines will be that E.ON wants to build on Jacks and Stone mountains.  More...

People/Pastimes

Engaged to Wed

Crader-Reynolds Kristina Reynolds and Lewis Crader Jr., both of Huntingdon, are proud to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Diana Shope and Jeff Gill, both of Huntingdon. More...

Engaged to Wed

Jan. 28, 2014  Happy birthday wishes go out to Bill Gates of Mapleton who celebrates his birthday today, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. Happy birthday, Bill!   More...

Celebrate a child’s birthday in The Daily News

Celebrate your child’s birthday by putting his or picture in The Daily News. Following are guidelines for submitting information about your child and his or her special day.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

You cannot force her to open her home

Dear Annie: I’m 46 years old, college educated, with no children. I recently celebrated my 20th wedding anniversary. It’s not what I would call a good marriage. My husband occasionally has fits of anger and has been verbally abusive. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Aquarius and a Moon in Capricorn if born before 8:33 p.m. (PST). Afterward, the Moon will be in Aquarius.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014:  More...

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