September 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Suicide prevention focus of area walk

The area’s first Juniata Valley Out of the Darkness Community Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. More...

Stargazers to witness black moon Friday

The black moon will hover out of sight in the night sky this Friday, Sept. 29, and allow great visibility for stargazers.  More...

Local News

Expanded MU homecoming celebration planned

Former band members and cheerleaders are invited to take their places in the stands and on the sidelines during the Mount Union Trojan’s football game Friday evening as organizers of this year’s homecoming festivities roll out an even big More...

SSGC Garden of the Month

The Standing Stone Garden Club has selected the Garden of the Month for the month of September. The honor goes to Janet Weikert of 9618 Daisy Lane, Huntingdon. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Thursday, Sept. 29   Soup Kitchen p The Huntingdon Presbyterian Church Soup Kitchen will be open from 6-7 p.m. Service is free of charge. For more information, call 643-1302.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Barkley staying patient with Lions’ run game

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Saquon Barkley believes he can score a touchdown every time he takes a handoff.  Don’t mistake the Penn State running back’s confidence for arrogance. More...

Rose appeals to Hall

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose has appealed directly to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in an effort to restore his eligibility to be elected.  More...

Jaso hits for cycle; Bucs light up Arrieta, again

PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Jaso hit for the cycle and drove in five runs in Pittsburgh’s victory over Chicago. More...

People/Pastimes

Wonderful weeknight dining makes any day taste like Sunday

With school, work and evening activities all spiraling in different directions, most families find that some things have to give. More...

Share milestone anniversaries in The Daily News

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

Farm-Home-Garden

Huntingdon Horsemen has 301 entries

Saturday, Aug. 27, and Sunday, Aug. 28, the Huntingdon Horsemen held its fourth and final two-day show of the season at the Isenberg-Hughes Memorial Showground’s atop Warrior Ridge west of Huntingdon. More...

Dairy princess heads to state competition

October has been on my mind for the last few months as I have prepared for the Pennsylvania Dairy Princes Pageant. More...

4-H members sell dumplings

Trough Creek Community Adventurers 4-H Club members, from the left, Heather Palmer, Caitlin Thompson, Evelyn Thompson, Daphne Palmer, Alijah Palmer, James Palmer, leader Jodi Cresswell and Xavier Wri More...

Annie's Mailbox

True colors come out

Dear Annie: I come from a very close Midwestern family. I have one sister, two brothers and great parents. Every other year, we would take a family trip to the lake. More...

Doctor K

Get potassium from foods

DEAR DOCTOR K: I have high blood pressure. Should I take a potassium supplement?  DEAR READER: This is a great question, but before I answer, let me take a step back to explain the connection between potassium and blood pressure.  More...

SHCSD leader named to board

The newly appointed Southern Huntingdon County School District superintendent will soon have the opportunity to assess the trends and needs in agricultural education.  Dwayne Northcraft, Waterfall, has been appointed to the Pennsylvania Agricult More...

Chromebooks deployed at JVHS  Free Access 

Juniata Valley High School juniors and seniors are the first students to receive Chromebooks as part of the school’s one-to-one program, which provides technology for each high school student to use during the academic year. More...

Day planned to mark society’s 40th year

The Mount Union Area Historical Society will celebrate 40 years of stewardship for Bricktown history during this year’s Canal Era Day festival this coming Saturday.  More...

State  Free Access 

Wolf urges lawmakers to act fast on opioid addiction bills

HARRISBURG (AP) — Democratic Gov. More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

New train service schedule released

75 Years Ago  A new schedule of passenger train service on the Middle Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad will become effective at Huntingdon later this week, it was announced today by the PRR office. More...

Local Sports

Huntingdon

This Week’s Game: Huntingdon (2-3) at Juniata (4-1), 7 p.m.  More...

Juniata Valley

This Week’s Game: Northern Bedford (3-2) at Juniata Valley (3-2), 7 p.m.  More...

Southern Huntingdon

This Week’s Game: West Branch (2-3, 1-3 ICC) at So. Huntingdon (2-3, 1-3 ICC), 7 p.m.  More...

Editorial

Old-Time Photo

Walter Hess provided The Daily News with a small book titled “Huntingdon in the Early Days,” published in 1923 by First National Bank and touted as a souvenir for 60 years of service. More...

Around the State

Almost there: peace in Colombia is just a vote away, Sept. More...

Our Readers Write

Really, Senator?  Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Virgo if born before 5:52 a.m. (EST). Afterward, the Moon will be in Libra.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, Sept. 30, 2016:  More...

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