November 3, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Ballot error found for MUASB race

Election officials were working this morning toward resolving a error on Mount Union Borough ballots which presents voters with an incorrect slate of candidates for Mount Union Area School Board.  Huntingdon County elections coordinator Kelly Hu More...

Veterans visit courthouse to file discharges

When a person serving in the  military ends their time in service, they receive a paper known as their DD 214. More...

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Local News

Philadelphia man enters plea for drug possession

A Philadelphia man accused of possessing drugs with the intent to sell them entered a plea in the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas last week.  More...

Man facing charges after alleging to be victim

A Huntingdon man was in Huntingdon County Central Court Wednesday to face an array of sex abuse charges after he first alleged to police he was the victim.  Charles Hall, 18, confined to the Huntingdon County Jail, is charged with false reports More...

Police Log

Criminal mischief   ROCKHILL BORO. — State police at Huntingdon report someone threw a rock through a screen and glass window on the 100 block of Ore Street at 11:34 p.m. Nov. 1. More...

World  Free Access 

Push for pint-sized medical devices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Improvise isn’t a word parents want to hear from their kid’s doctor. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Tuesday, Nov. 3 AA Meeting Alcoholics Anonymous meeting will be held at The Abbey Reformed-United Church of Christ, Huntingdon, from 7-8 p.m. Please use Sixth Street entrance. More...

Local Sports

Bearcats, Titans are out

District Volleyball Playoffs:

Ligonier Valley 3 Huntingdon 0   More...

Pee Wee champions crowned

The Huntingdon County Pee Wee Football League dropped the curtain on its season Saturday with Super Bowl activities at War Vets Field.  The day started with Steelers Black finishing an unbeaten season with a 50-0 win over Vikings Gold in the fla More...

OUTDOOR DIARY

Managing for Elk

This is a special week for the 116 hunters whose names were drawn to participate in Pennsylvania’s restricted elk season. The regular season began yesterday and continue through this Saturday. More...

Editorial

Our Readers Write

A little insight  Letter to the Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

How They Voted

Congressional votes for the week ending Oct. 30

WASHINGTON - Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Oct. 30.  HOUSE  More...

What others are saying

Much ado about the Danes

If you ask Bernie Sanders about his version of socialism, you’ll probably hear a lot about the small Scandinavian country perhaps best known for inventing Legos.  More...

Chatter Box

Konnichiwa, readers

Konnichiwa, readers! That’s good afternoon in Japanese and a greeting I learned a long time ago from a world culture teacher at Juniata Valley High School who left an indelible impact on me as a middle school student — Mrs. More...

Healthy Living

How to reduce your risk for Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease affects millions of people across the globe. More...

The 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease

Few families are fortunate enough to say they have not been impacted by Alzheimer’s disease. More...

Doctor K

Treatments can reduce annoyance of ringing in ears

DEAR DOCTOR K: I have a constant ringing or buzzing sound in my ears. It’s been going on for months. What can I do? It’s driving me crazy.  More...

Juries selected for three trials

A jury of seven women, five men and one male and one female alternate was selected Monday to hear the case against a Three Springs man charged with damaging a neighbor’s cabin in January.  More...

Program is ‘Next Step’ for patients

Folks who have graduated from the cardiac pulmonary rehabilitation program at J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital and want to continue an exercise program can now look no further than the J.C. Blair Therapy and Wellness Center.  More...

SHCSD students hear anti-bullying message

Elementary students at Spring Farms Elementary School were treated to a puppet show Monday morning, not just for entertainment, but to learn what to do if they are being bullied and in other situations they may face.  More...

State  Free Access 

High court defers email probe to ethics panel

HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court said Monday it was deferring an investigation into one of its justices for his role in the exchange of explicit emails to the Judicial Conduct Board, which has been looking into the matter.  More...

Store workers justified in killing robbery suspects

READING (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania prosecutor says a pair of convenience store workers were justified in shooting to death two of three masked men during a robbery over the weekend.  Berks County District Attorney John Adams said no ch More...

Man gets 17-34 years in prison after fatal racing crash

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man accused by prosecutors of drag racing before a Philadelphia crash that killed a mother and three of her four children two years ago has been sentenced to 17 to 34 years in prison.  Khusen Akhm More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Fiberglas employees to be honored at banquet

75 Years Ago  Arrangements more elaborate than ever before are being made to tabulate election returns for Huntingdon County until the returns from every district have been received.  More...

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Leo.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015:  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Panthers win 29-26 in overtime

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton tries to distract Graham Gano in practice sometimes, walking over to the veteran kicker and whispering in his ear, “Just a little bit of pressure.”  More...

Steelers place Bell on injured reserve

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A season-ending injury to Pittsburgh’s star running back Le’Veon Bell has thrust DeAngelo Williams into the spotlight again.  More...

Broncos acquire Davis from 49ers

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

SWEET 16! Happy birthday wishes go out to Leeann Rachelle Sinniger who turns 16 years old today, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. Her proud parents are Brian and Stacy Sinniger of Huntingdon. More...

Little Jewels Academy

At the right, Little Jewels Academy students, including, front row, from the left, Carter Fields, Abigail Grove, Emma Fleming, Colson Holden; second row, Logan Booher, Kendrick Wykoff, Kendrick Baker More...

Happy Birthday

LOK WHO’S 2! Happy birthday wishes go out to Adalie Grace Bumbarger who turns 2 years old today, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. Her proud parents are Brock and Amber Bumbarger of Huntingdon. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Your phone is not an entitlement

Dear Annie: I am a 12-yearold who just got my cellphone. My parents are extremely controlling about the limits of my using it. For instance, once I go to bed, I’m not allowed to charge my phone in my room. More...

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