June 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Fairgrounds is site of Civil War event

For the first time ever this weekend, the Huntingdon County Historical Society and re-enactors will provide a living history of the Civil War for local residents.  According to Kelley Kroecker, executive director of the historical society, the t More...

Area mom and child missing

As of press time today, the search for a Blairs Mills woman and her 4-year-old daughter was ongoing, according to state police at Huntingdon.  Alyssa Dean, 27, took her daughter, Olivia, around 4 p.m. More...

Local News

Corps of Engineers to offer additional dam tours

JUNIATA TWP. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has added additional Raystown dam tour dates in June and July, after tours scheduled for June 6 and June 7 were booked to capacity within hours of the initial announcement.  More...

Upcoming public programming at Cowans Gap State Park

TODD TWP., FULTON CO. — The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of State Parks and Cowans Gap State Park would like to announce the following free public programs  More...

Police Log

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State/National Sports  Free Access 

Sharapova will face Halep in French final

PARIS (AP) — Might be easier said than done. More...

Jerkens aims for upset at Belmont

NEW YORK (AP) — Serious handicappers will pour over the pedigrees of the Belmont Stakes contenders, looking for horses whose lineage suggests the stamina and the class needed to beat California Chrome and deny racing its 12th Triple Crown winne More...

Kings are playing in ‘Zombie Mode’

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Dustin Brown used a delicious phrase last week to describe the Los Angeles Kings’ seemingly inexorable march through the Stanley Cup playoffs, outworking and outlasting every opponent in their path.  More...

School News

Southern Huntingdon Co. High School graduates 91

By CANDY E. PRICE  Daily News Staff Writer  It was a beautiful evening for the county’s first graduation of the year as 91 members of the Southern Huntingdon County High School Class of 2014 received their diplomas.  More...

Rockets honored during Class Day ceremonies

Southern Huntingdon County High School seniors were recognized for their successes during Class Day ceremonies June 4. More...

SHCHS ‘Student of the Month’ honorees recognized

During the 2013-14 school year, Southern Huntingdon County High School seniors were honored as Student of the Month, from the left, Carly Whitsel, October; Chandlar Kern, November; Lacy Parks, Decemb More...

Annie's Mailbox

We don’t recommend you let this woman land on your doorstep ANNIE

Dear Annie: My adult stepdaughter doesn’t want to work. Her main goal in life is to drink, smoke pot and pass out naked on the beach. More...

Hints from Heloise

Fun with folders

Dear Heloise: Could you please reprint your hint on how to create NEW FOLDERS ON YOUR COMPUTER for those of us who need a little extra help? — A Reader in Illinois  Happy to reprint it for you! More...

Special Sections

Area’s first graduation

Southern Huntingdon County High School seniors Carly Whitsel, left, and Alonna Brumbaugh are photographed by Robin Whitsel, SHCHS yearbook adviser, before Thursday night’s commencement exercise More...

Permits delay business renovations

Progress on the new location of Klocker Bros. Design and Build LLC along Route 22 in Smithfield Township has been slowed due to some permitting issues, but township and company officials hope the project will be moving along soon.  More...

Senator works to protect paychecks

State Sen. John Eichelberger Jr. More...

TDN’s Baby Contest aids Special Olympics

What parent or grandparent doesn’t relish the opportunity to show off their baby’s photo? More...

General News

World War II columnist’s work lives on 70 years later

Editor’s Note: D-Day is an appropriate time for us to recall the sacrifices made by those serving and who have served in our Armed Forces. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, June 6   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon.  Narcotics Anonymous p Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 15 W. More...

Local Sports

Hornets rally, then fade in sixth

Juniata Valley’s run in the PIAA state baseball championships came to an end Thursday in the quarterfinals, but not without a fight. More...

Outstanding Senior Student/Athletes

Southern Huntingdon

Anna Goshorn   Parents: Kevin and Janine Goshorn.  Sports Played (letters won): Earned 11 letters in three varsity sports -- basketball (4), softball (4) and cheerleading (3).  Athletic Honors: None listed.  More...

People/Pastimes

Shavers Creek Grange hears Crossroads program

Shavers Creek Grange 353 met May 19 at the Bethel Presbyterian Church, Petersburg. More...

Westminster Woods community members walk for cause

During the month of May, Westminster Woods residents at all levels of living, along with their families and community staff, participated in a walking program as part of the community’s Masterpiece Living (MPL), a successful aging initiative la More...

Clothing giveaway at Cromwell Bible Church

There will be a clothing giveaway at the Cromwell United Bible Church from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 6. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Gemini and a Moon in Libra.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, June 7, 2014:  More...

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