May 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

HASB members consider tax hike

Daily News Staff Writer  Residents in the Huntingdon Area School District could be looking at a 1.068-mill tax increase in the coming year, bringing real estate taxes to the index.  More...

MUASB views budget, considers tax increase

Daily News Staff Writer  Mount Union Area School District officials are exploring some long-range revenue generators and money-savers as they considering the coming year’s and future budgets, including an expansion of the district’s More...

Local News

TM board members discuss lunch prices

Daily News Staff Writer  When the Tussey Mountain School Board gathers next Monday evening for its monthly meeting, board members will be asked to act on several matters, including a proposed increase in the district’s student paid lunch p More...

Guide service, Legion to partner on Wounded Warrior project

Daily News Managing Editor  Fishing guide service owners and Calvin residents are doing their part to provide wounded veterans with an opportunity to get outdoors.  More...

Walker Twp. EMC position to be vacated

Daily News Staff Writer  Walker Township will soon be in need of a new emergency management coordinator with the impending resignation of current EMC Dennis Magill.  “Soon Dennis will be wanting to get out of the emergency management More...

Editorial

Prejudice — a full-time job

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

An outstanding performance

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  Everyone connected with the recent productions of “Blithe Spirit” at The Playhouse at McConnellstown deserves words of highest praise and thanks.  More...

Join us in celebrating

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

Healthy Living

HOW TO GET A BETTER NIGHT’S SLEEP

When it is 3 a.m. and you are pacing the halls of your dark and quiet house while everyone else is sleeping soundly in their beds, it may seem like you are the only person in the entire world who is not getting some much-needed shut-eye. More...

FOODS WITH HEALTHY REPUTATIONS

Without a degree in biology or nutrition, it can be dif.cultto determine just which foods are healthy and which arebetter left at the grocery store. More...

Doctor K

Marijuana has its dangers

DEAR DOCTOR K: I have a teenager, and I’m worried he might try marijuana. I’d like to give my teen some facts about marijuana that will make him think twice about using it. What can I tell him?  More...

Special Sections

Flying high to save lives

Air medical services offer better outcomes in emergencies

Daily News Staff Writer  The unimaginable happens. An emergency call is placed. Sirens wail. A flurry of activity ensues. Gurneys roll. The situation seems bleak. More...

Hospital receives improvement award

Daily News Staff Writer  J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital became the recipient of an award that speaks to the commitment of its staff to provide quality care to patients.  More...

Recipe Central now part of TDN website

Daily News Managing Editor  Food is the universal language and now, Daily News readers will be able to expand that language by taking advantage of over 10,000 recipes at www.huntingdondailynews.com.  More...

State  Free Access 

Answers, attacks absorb Democrats’ final debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The final debate among the four Democrats seeking their party’s nomination to take on Republican Gov. More...

Ex-Wal-Mart landslide site nearly restored

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Wal-Mart has nearly finished stabilizing a suburban Pittsburgh location where a large landslide closed a highway for two weeks nearly eight years ago.  More...

Water threat suspect wants out-of-county jury

HOLLIDAYSBURG (AP) — An inmate charged with emailing threats to bomb the county courthouse and disrupt the water supply while jailed in central Pennsylvania wants an out-ofcounty jury to hear his case.  Reports say 24-year-old Adam Hardin& More...

General News

Issues involving deaths of four US people at Benghazi

WASHINGTON (AP) — To congressional Republicans, “Benghazi” is shorthand for incompetence and cover-up. Democrats hear it as the hollow sound of pointless investigations. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Trojans and Hornets seeded fourth

Sports Editor  Monday afternoon, District Six released the brackets for the Class AA and Class A baseball tournament. More...

Jays’ Buehrle improves to 7-1

TORONTO (AP) — Mark Buehrle became the first sevengame winner in the majors, Jose Bautista and Brett Lawrie homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-3 Monday night to avoid a fourgame sweep.  More...

Lake powers 17-5 Cub win over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Junior Lake homered, doubled twice and drove in six runs as the Chicago Cubs broke loose, routing St. Louis 17-5 Monday night and forcing the Cardinals to finish with infielder Daniel Descalso as a relief pitcher.  More...

Senior Spotlight

Pomona Grange members distribute dictionaries

Pomona Grange No. More...

Engaged to Wed

Tammy Sample of Orbisonia and Dane Wiser of Shade Gap, together with their families, are pleased to announce their engagement.  The bride-to-be is the daughter of David and Sherry McClure of Three Springs. More...

Happy Birthday

TURNING 1 IS SO MUCH FUN! Happy birthday wishes go out to Sydney Marie Kling who turned 1 year old yesterday, Monday, May 12, 2014. Sydney lives in Rockhill with her very proud daddy and mommy, Dallas and Brandy Kling. More...

Annie's Mailbox

This is not a phase that will pass

Dear Annie: My husband and I are in our mid-20s, have been married for five years and have two children. We are both full-time students with jobs. My job is full time and his is part time. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Taurus and a Moon in Scorpio.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, May 14, 2014:  More...

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