June 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Music documentary features local expert

American roots music  expert Jerry Zolten of Warriors Mark appears in a recently released documentary celebrating  the centennial of the iconic Martin Dreadnought. “The Ballad of the Dreadnought”   More...

Local News

HCC campers extend thanks

Campers and counselors from Camp HCC, a day camp put on by the Huntingdon Community Center, wanted to extend their thanks to Mutual Benefit Group of Huntingdon for donating its Education Income Tax C More...

Firefighters respond to electrical fire

Volunteer firefighters from Shade Gap and Orbisonia-Rockhill volunteer fire companies were called for a possible structure fire at 21114 Main St., Shade Gap, at approximately 10:38 p.m. Thursday.  More...

Police Log

Summary of incidents   More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, June 24   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon.  Narcotics Anonymous p Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 15 W. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Giants beat slumping Pirates 5-3

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Panik hit a bases-loaded triple, Mac Williamson launched a 446-foot home run and the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Thursday for their 12th win in 14 games. The Giants took three of four at PNC Park. More...

LeBron not going to Rio

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James has all the gold he needs this summer.  Days after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA title, James said he will not play in the Rio Olympics.  James’ agent, Rich Paul, told The Associated More...

Rahm leads in first tourney as a pro

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Jon Rahm couldn’t remember a single shot he took in a professional debut to remember. More...

Farm-Home-Garden

Belleville Livestock

BELLEVILLE — All kinds of livestock and hay sold every Wednesday since 1946 — hay at 11:30 a.m. and cattle at 1 p.m.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Cancer and a Moon in Pisces.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, June 25, 2016:  More...

Special Sections

Safe boating laws enforced

As the Independence Day holiday approaches, the state Fish and Boat Commission will be out enforcing drunk boating regulations.  “Operation Dry Water is going to happen this coming weekend,” said waterways conservation officer Anthon More...

Public involved in admin search

As the search for a new superintendent continues, the Juniata Valley School Board is making a concerted effort to ensure that all stakeholders are involved in each step of the process.  More...

Winery may join farmers’ market

Fine wine takes time and a local producer is hoping the time is right to offer his product at the Huntingdon Farmer’s Market.  Elwin Steward of Happy Valley Winery approached Huntingdon Borough Council during their regular meeting June 21 More...

TDN baby contest deadline extended

Beautiful babies everywhere will have another week to urge their mommies and daddies to enter them in The Daily News’ eighth annual Most Beautiful Baby Contest.  “We’ve extended the entry deadline to Friday, July 1,” said More...

State  Free Access 

Lawyer says he told PSU official to report abuse

HARRISBURG (AP) — Penn State’s former top lawyer said in a deposition made public Thursday he advised the university’s vice president in 2001 to notify a state agency of a complaint from an assistant football coach about Jerry Sandu More...

World  Free Access 

AKC recognizes pumi as new breed

NEW YORK (AP) — A high-energy Hungarian herding dog is the latest new breed headed to the Westminster Kennel Club and many other U.S. dog shows.  More...

Can Google Glass help autistic children?

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Like many autistic children, Julian Brown has trouble reading emotions in people’s faces, one of the biggest challenges for people with the neurological disorder.  More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Orbisonia service station damaged by fire

75 Years Ago  A blistering heat wave was ushered into Huntingdon County and the east with the official opening of summer. Temperatures hovered around the 90s during the day and fell off sharply during the night.  More...

Local Sports

Three from area play in all-star softball game

A trio of area graduated seniors competed in the annual District Six Hall of Fame Softball classic Wednesday at Penn State University’s Beard Field.  More...

Curve complete sweep of B-Mets

The Altoona Curve completed a three-game sweep of the Binghamton Mets with a 9-6 win Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium.  The Curve (40-31) have won five straight games overall and are now a season-best nine games over .500, one game behind the div More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

TURNING 1 IS SO MUCH FUN! Happy birthday wishes go out to Evelyn Elizabeth Llewellyn who turned 1 year old yesterday, Thursday, June 23, 2016. Her proud parents are Chad and Ashley Llewellyn of Warriors Mark. More...

Little Jewels Academy, Orbisonia

A graduation ceremony was held May 27 in the auditorium of the Southern Huntingdon County High School for Little Jewels Academy, Orbisonia, students, including, front row, from the left, Kenna Scott, More...

Celebrate milestone anniversaries

Commemorate a wedding anniversary in print by submitting stories and photos to The Daily News.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

This is not your fight

Dear Annie: After years of attending and giving gifts for weddings, showers, birthday parties and graduations, my 34-year-old daughter is getting married. But she is getting the shaft from my huge family.  More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Picture pointer

Dear Heloise: My husband takes a CAMERA whenever we travel. Being an avid photographer, that’s just what he does.  More...

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