November 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

County’s Marines celebrate birthday

It was a night to celebrate the history of one of the nation’s finest military organizations and a night to remember the past as members of the Standing Stone Detachment Marine Corps League gathered at the Huntingdon Country Club for the 239th More...

Southern Alleghenies holding public meeting

The Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission (SAP&DC) is inviting the public to comment on future economic development in the county. People will be able to join SAP&DC at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Local News

Four injured in ATV crash

Four teenage females were injured as a result of a side-byside all-terrain vehicle (ATV) accident in Springfield Township at around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. More...

PennDOT offers plates to honor vets, support park

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania vehicle owners are getting new ways to honor military veterans and to help preserve monuments inside Gettysburg National Military Park.  PennDOT said Monday the special licenses plates bring to 34 the number More...

Police Log

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Local Sports

Tussey races past Windber

District 5-A Quarterfinal:

Tussey Mountain exploded into the District 5-A playoffs against visiting Windber Saturday with an offensive spectacle in the quarterfinal contest. More...

District football semifinals

Three area scholastic football teams won quarterfinal tests over the weekend and will advance to the semifinal rounds of the district playoffs this weekend.  More...

Juniata drops home finale to Moravian

The Juniata College football team looked like it was going to repeat last week’s offensive explosion by marching 62 yards in six plays to take a 7-0 lead on visiting Moravian less than twominutes into Saturday’s Senior Day contest.  More...

People/Pastimes

Develop smart habits no matter where you travel

With Americans traveling more than ever today, both domestically and internationally, it’s important to develop smart traveling habits. More...

Rail restoration nearly complete

As the year heads toward conclusion, so does the first phase of the East Broad Top rail restoration project in Mount Union. More...

Possible 9/11 trail may have impacts

If the Lower Trail were to be officially part of the September 11th National Memorial Trail route, the economic and tourism impacts on the county would be significant.  More...

Community salutes veterans

Members of Cub Scout Pack 226 salute area veterans as they pass by the reviewing stand at the Frank P. Homman American Legion Post 24, Huntingdon, during Saturday’s annual Veterans Day parade. More...

Power bump delays paper

A significant power bump at 8 a.m. today created havoc with The Daily News computers, resulting in a five-hour delay in printing and delivery.  The computer system had to be restored and stories rewritten. More...

State  Free Access 

Insiders urge Wolf to build bridges in Harrisburg

HARRISBURG (AP) — Tom Wolf’s business background, education and low-key style will aid him as the state’s chief executive, but to succeed the governor elect must be judicious in choosing the senior aides who will be his diplomats in More...

Voters will have chance to remake Pa. high court

HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court hasn’t exactly covered itself in glory recently.  A pornographic email scandal caused one justice to quit and a second one to accuse him of making threats. More...

Pittsburgh eatery closes after threatening letter

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania takeout restaurant that serves food from countries at odds with the United States has temporarily closed following a threatening letter.  Pittsburgh police are investigating the threat against Confl More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Nov. 10   Humane Society p The Huntingdon County Humane Society fundraising committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the shelter, located at 11371 Schoolhouse Hollow Road, Huntingdon. The meeting is open to all interested individuals. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Penn State ends skid 13-7 at Indiana

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Penn State has been searching for ways to end a midseason slump.  The Nittany Lions’ defense stepped up. More...

Cards beat Rams, lose Palmer

Ah, the wild West. As in the NFC West.  Considered the league’s best division heading into the season, the NFC West is not disappointing. More...

Bubba wins in playoff

SHANGHAI (AP) — Bubba Watson won his first World Golf Championship with a stunning turnaround Sunday when he holed a bunker shot for eagle on the 18th hole to get into a playoff, and made a 20-foot birdie putt to beat Tim Clark in the HSBC Cham More...

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