July 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local businessman passes away at 78

Local businessman and longtime Chevrolet dealer Roger “Rog” Garner of Walker Township passed away Saturday evening at the age of 78.  More...

Local News

Governor visiting county

WARRIORS MARK TWP. — Gov. More...

Auxiliary member honored

The Shade Gap Volunteer Fire Co. More...

SUV lands in pond

Emergency services personnel from the Six Mile Run Volunteer Fire Co. More...

General News

Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — A physicist from Armenia, a juicemaker from Bermuda and a Burmese sushi chef are crafting new careers in agriculture under a program that applies the business incubator model to farming.  More...

Shave ice vendor defies town’s ban on peddlers

WESTERLY, R.I. More...

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — As the Obama administration weans the U.S. More...

People/Pastimes

Childhood obesity is a family affair

The key to helping children struggling with their weight starts with helping the family, according to TOPS Club, Inc.® (Take Off Pounds Sensibly®), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization. More...

Gulvas-Early

Ashlee Early and Cory Gulvas, both of Wellsboro, were united in marriage June 14, 2014, at Our Lady of Victory Church, State College. The Rev. Father David Foradori presided over the 10:30 a.m. More...

Send Greetings to . . .

A card shower is being held in honor of Darla Fouse of Huntingdon, who will turn 70 years old Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. She would love to hear from her family and friends on her special day. Greetings may be sent to 514 Church St., Huntingdon, PA 16652. More...

Annie's Mailbox

This situation needs to be addressed

Dear Annie: When my daughter was 14, she falsely accused me of physical abuse. She is now 33 and brings up these false charges whenever she is having difficult issues in her own life. She blames me for all of her problems. More...

Hints from Heloise

Rebates spark debate

Dear Readers: Here is this week’s SOUND OFF, about rebates:  More...

Special Sections

Severe storms bring rain, hail

Severe storms that passed through the county Sunday evening are paving the way to a week of unseasonably mild temperatures.  More...

Fair week preparations begin

Youth exhibitors Ian Wilson, left, and Lance Hawbaker spread sawdust in the dairy barn at the Huntingdon County Fairgrounds Saturday morning during annual cleanup day activities in preparation for th More...

President’s impeachment unlikely

As talks of impeachment surround the president of the United States, one local political professor said it’s unlikely to happen.  In fact, Dr. More...

Summer wildfires rare in state

With reports of wildfires in the western part of the United States, combined with the recent release of Disney Pixar’s newest film “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” some folks may wonder if local crews have been assigned to help with the More...

State  Free Access 

Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky

HARRISBURG (AP) — Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn’t informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure whether they we More...

Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex before the doctor returned fire has been charged with murder.  More...

No arrests have been made in hunt for carjack killers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, July 28   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

Mount Union splits weekend contests

State 13-14 Teener Tournament:

Mount Union’s time in the VFW state Teener League 13-14 yearold all-star tournament this weekend in Clearfield saw all the ups and downs of playing several games in a short period of time. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Impressive class enters Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. More...

Dodgers sweep Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carl Crawford hit an RBI triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu’s third straight victory, and the division leading Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-3 victory Sunday night.  More...

Red Sox end skid 3-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Ortiz hit a threerun homer, and the Boston Red Sox beat Tampa Bay 3-2 Sunday to end a five-game losing streak and stop the Rays’ longest winning streak in 10 years at nine games.  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Leo and a Moon in Virgo.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, July 29, 2014:  More...

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