October 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

TDN Press Club year begins today

A Daily News tradition for five decades continues today as another year of Press Club begins for the 2016-17 academic year.  More...

Art Space exhibit is group partnership

Artists from State College to Hustontown will be exhibiting items at the Art Space on Fourth Street in Huntingdon as part of a new show celebrating conservation in Huntingdon County.  The show, Explore, Reclaim and Conserve, is a joint effort be More...

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Local News

Raven Run Bridge project bid awarded

Meeting in their monthly session Monday evening, the Liberty Township Supervisors unanimously agreed to award a $97,000 bid for the Raven Run Bridge project near Marysville and learned that several other late summer projects have been successfully co More...

Police Log

ID theft   BRATTON TWP., MIFFLIN CO. — A McVeytown woman reported to state police at Lewistown at 6:24 p.m. Sept. 26 that she received credit cards for which she did not apply. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Blue Jays romp 10-1 over Texas

American League Division Series:

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marco Estrada took a shutout into the ninth inning, Jose Bautista hit a long, punctuating three-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays opened their AL Division Series rematch with a 10-1 romp over the Texas Rangers on Thurs More...

Indians win home run battle 5-4

American League Division Series:

CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor’s homer capped Cleveland’s threehomer rampage in the third inning against 22-game winner Rick Porcello, and the Indians held on for a 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night in their AL Di More...

Park, Jang lead halfway through Taiwan event

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Hee Young Park and Ha Na Jang fought through gusty wind and early rain Friday to share the second-round lead in the LPGA Taiwan Championship.  The South Korean players each shot their second straight 3-under 69 at Mi More...

Press Club

Rockets show school spirit

School spirit is a characteristic students should want to possess. This spirit allows students to be able to show their support for the school that they attend. More...

Distinguished TM alumni honored

Two Tussey Mountain High School graduates were selected as 2016-2017’s Distinguished Alumni. Michael Smith and Clair Dickinson were recognized Sept. 9 in the high school auditorium and at the football game that night.  More...

Social worker hired at Juniata Valley

School can often be a big stressor for some students. There can be many things to manage, including dealing with responsibilities, problems at home, fights with friends and, on top of all that, school work. More...

Annie's Mailbox

You gonna need change?

Dear Annie: I have gotten to the point that I no longer like to go out to eat, especially if it is a restaurant that my wife and I have not gone to before. Here’s why.  More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Diabetic-friendly recipes

Dear Heloise: Women’s magazines have recipes that are full of sugars, carbohydrates and fats. They need to come up with recipes that are DIABETICFRIENDLY.  Approximately 1.4 million people are diagnosed with diabetes every year. More...

Local high school football scores for Friday, Oct. 7

Huntingdon ... 30  Bald Eagle .... 19    Everett ........... 34  Mount Union ... 7    Juniata Valley ... 40  Claysburg ......... 12    Southern Huntingdon ... More...

Voting deadline is approaching

As the Tuesday, Oct. 11, deadline to register to vote in the November election approaches, county election officials are busy.  “We’re extremely busy,” said county elections coordinator Michelle Barnett. More...

Students learn about ag industry

Approximately 200 fourth-grade students learned about the county’s number one industry Thursday, as they took part in the annual Ag in the Classroom event at the Huntingdon County Fairgrounds. More...

Computer experts urge online safety

Most use computer technology on a daily basis, creating a potential risk for virus infection or breaches of information by scammers and hackers.  As part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Office of Administration (OA) is reminding residents More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Thousands gather to pray for Amish shooting victims

75 Years Ago  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, Oct. 7   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...

Local Sports

Random Thoughts

After getting off to a bit of a rough start, The Daily News Pickin’ panel has started to pick it up a bit lately. Last week was easily our best of the season to date and may have been one of our best in a long time. More...

Bearcats swept; Hornets, Titans win

High School Volleyball:

Bald Eagle 3 Huntingdon 0   Huntingdon tried to bounce back from Tuesday’s five-set Mountain League loss at Central, but unbeaten circuit leader Bald Eagle had other ideas Thursday evening in Wingate. More...

Huntingdon, Tussey girls win; ’Cat boys lose

High School Soccer:

Huntingdon Boys   Just because you beat a team the first time doesn’t mean you will the second time you play them. Especially in the Mountain League. More...

People/Pastimes

Huntingdon Area High School Class of 1966 gathers

The Huntingdon Area High School Class of 1966 celebrated its 50th reunion during a three-day event, Aug. 26-28, with more than 100 classmates and guests in attendance.  More...

Legion auxiliary members meet

The members of the auxiliary to the Frank P. Hommon American Legion Post 24, Huntingdon, held their monthly meeting Sept. 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...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Scorpio.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016:  More...

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