October 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

MU parades move Thursday evening

The Mount Union community is preparing for its two long-running autumn traditions, the child and pet parade and the evening Halloween parade, both scheduled for Thursday, Oct. More...

HCBI board leads tech ed discussion

The Huntingdon County Business and Industry (HCBI) Business Development Committee has a new chair and Monday, during the board’s monthly meeting, he made a push for career and technical education during his report.  Bruce Pergament will se More...

Local News

Rockhill leaders approve snow plow bids

Rockhill Borough Council is preparing for winter, as members decided on snow plow bids during their monthly meeting Monday evening.  More...

Washington school shooter remembered with victims

MARYSVILLE, Wash. More...

Police: Girl, 12, shot after mishandling rifle

TYRONE (AP) — State police say a 12-year-old girl was accidentally shot in the abdomen after mishandling a .22-caliber rifle in her home.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

McCoy leads Redskins to victory

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Colt McCoy did it again. More...

Steelers hope breakout is beginning

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sure, all those touchdowns and all those yards and all those big plays were nice.  Yet the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 51-34 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday left the man who conducted it wanting more. More...

Eagles sloppy in loss to Cardinals

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — If Chip Kelly got a do-over on fourth-and-1 from the 2, he would let Cody Parkey kick the 20-yard field goal again.  The Philadelphia Eagles couldn’t convert in short yardage near the goal line and the defense cou More...

Chatter Box

Another month comes to an end

Can you believe the month of October has nearly come to an end? I know I say this every month, but it seems like we were just talking about fall approaching and now, it’s almost November. More...

Healthy Living

AVOID HALLOWEEN MAKEUP ALLERGIES AND OTHER REACTIONS

What are the horrors of Halloween? Many might say encountering a gruesome ghoul or a blood-sucking vampire is the most horri.c part of Halloween. However, an allergic reaction can be just as scary as ghosts and goblins come Halloween. More...

UNDERSTANDING DIABETIC EYE DISEASE

Living with diabetes isn’t easy. More...

Doctor K

Prevent chronic inflammation with a healthy diet

DEAR DOCTOR K: You’ve written that chronic inflammation has been linked to diseases such as diabetes and heart disease. More...

Special Sections

Heroin dealers arrested in raid

Members of state and local law enforcement agencies conducted an early morning drug sweep through Huntingdon County today in search of six individuals suspected to be part of a heroin trafficking ring.  More...

MuASD gym, floor work approved

Several proposed maintenance projects at Mount Union area schools are moving forward following approval by the school board Monday night.  More...

Motions hearing held in sexual abuse case

Huntingdon County Senior Judge Stewart Kurtz did not rule on a motion to dismiss charges against an Orbisonia man Monday.  More...

Local Sports

Hyndman knocks out Tussey 3-1

Tussey Mountain faced off against HOPE for Hyndman Monday in a District 5-A play-in match at North Star High School in Boswell. More...

JC softball hosting clinics

Juniata College softball is holding four pitching clinics and one hitting session this winter. The clinics are for grades 4-12 and offer a chance to learn from Eagle pitchers and coaches during their offseason. More...

OUTDOOR DIARY

Big Birds Beckon   More...

Editorial

A better world for our children

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

Get yourself a dog

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

Abuse is real and serious problem

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People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

TURNING 1 IS SO MUCH FUN! Happy birthday wishes go out to Courtney LeAnn Gladfelter who turns 1 year old today, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. Her proud daddy and mommy are Brian and Amy Gladfelter.  More...

Celebrate children’s birthdays 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...

Births

Brent and Crystal McNeal of Huntingdon are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Molly Elaine McNeal, Oct. 10, 2014, at J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital, Huntingdon. At birth, Molly weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Annie's Mailbox

Cousin might agree to take responsibility

Dear Annie: When I was a teenager, one of my cousins tried to molest me when we were at our grandmother’s house. He tried to force a kiss on me and said because I was older, I should learn about sex and teach it to him. I fought him off. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Capricorn.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014:  More...

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