October 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

A special visitor

Cody, left, and Matthew Flasher of Three Springs greet Daniel Tiger Saturday afternoon at the Rockhill Trolley Museum. More...

A tradition for all ages

Sam McMullin, 4, of North Haven, Connecticut, assisted Jim Dilling with preparing a pumpkin for the annual pumpkin pole at Hartslog Day Saturday in Alexandria. More...

Local News

Rules for political letters, Opinion Line comments

The Tuesday, Nov. 4, general election is not far away and there will be Letters to the Editor and Opinion Line comments in support or opposition to various candidates for elected offices.  More...

Rockhill Trolley to hold pumpkin patch event

ROCKHILL — It’s pumpkin-picking time at the Rockhill Trolley Museum, as the museum hosts its Pumpkin Patch Trolley from 10 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, and Sunday, Oct. 19.  More...

Police Log

Criminal mischief   More...

General News

Flavors fuel food industry, but remain a mystery

NEW YORK (AP) — They help give Coke its distinctive bite and Doritos its cheesy kick. But the artificial and natural flavors used to rev up the taste of processed foods remain a mystery to most Americans. More...

Local Sports

Clearfield hands ’Cats 4-1 league setback

Girls’ Soccer:

As the regular season nears conclusion, Huntingdon is having a hard time making that last push to make a case for entering the PIAA District Six playoffs. More...

Belleville gets past Rockets 2-1

In a very evenly matched contest, the Southern Huntingdon field hockey team came out on the short end Saturday afternoon, losing a 2-1 match against Belleville Mennonite in Belleville.  The Rockets continue to struggle getting inside the circle More...

Juniata Fall Sports

Women’s Volleyball   More...

People/Pastimes

HAHS’s ‘greatest class’ celebrates 50 years

The year was 1964, a large group of bright-eyed and bushy-tailed teenagers were embarking on the next great step of their lives.  This year, Aug. More...

Easy ways to save this Halloween

As many families with small children know, Halloween is a highly anticipated holiday packed with clever costumes, yummy candies and spirited parties.  More...

Share the excitement of scouting in The Daily News

Share the excitement of Boy and Girl Scouting with Daily News readers. More...

Hints from Heloise

No cut in cost

Dear Readers: Here is this week’s SOUND OFF, about the price of towels:  More...

Special Sections

EBT enthusiasts attend reunion

“The EBT is not running, but it isn’t dead!” That’s how Friends of the East Broad Top (FEBT) President Lee Rainey described the present status of the historic narrow gauge railroad during the FEBT’s annual Columbus Day w More...

89 projects moving forward

Nearly a year after the state’s comprehensive transportation plan was signed by Gov. Tom Corbett, projects are getting wound up across the state, including here in Huntingdon County. More...

Frost advisories likely during fall

While the cool, chilly nights haven’t been met with frost in Huntingdon County so far this fall, it’s only a matter of time before it happens.  According to Alyson Hoegg, meteorologist with Accuweather.com, this part of the state det More...

State  Free Access 

Ambush suspect could lose advantage as leaves fall

CANADENSIS (AP) — For the past month, ambush suspect Eric Frein has capitalized on relatively mild temperatures, dense tree cover and his own survival skills to successfully elude a manhunt in the woods of Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains. More...

Ex-AG’s wife can leave jail to raise couple’s kids

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former state prosecutor’s wife who is serving six to 12 months in jail for endangering her two adopted Ethiopian children can leave for eight hours each weekday to care for the couple’s biological children.  More...

Pennsylvania man charged with sex assault as child

BENSALEM, Pa. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Oct. 13   Adult Education p Adult education classes will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Huntingdon County CareerLink, 54 Pennsylvania Ave., Smithfield, Huntingdon. The public is welcome to call or stop in. Call 641-6408, ext. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Cowboys knock off defending Super Bowl champions

If you’re looking for NFC powerhouses, try the Cowboys and Eagles.  Dallas and Philadelphia each improved to 5-1 on Sunday with impressive performances. More...

Eagles dominate Giants 27-0

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The offense clicked, the defense dominated and the Philadelphia Eagles got their first shutout in 18 years.  Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes and LeSean McCoy had a season-high 149 yards rushing to help the Eagles More...

Browns rout Steelers 31-10

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns didn’t need a comeback this time. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Decide if you are better off with or without husband

Dear Annie: Two months ago, I discovered that my husband had been texting and calling my oldest son’s girlfriend. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Cancer.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014:  More...

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