October 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents reminded to check CO detectors

As furnaces are fired up for the season, folks are reminded to be aware of the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) exposure and to take measures to protect themselves and their families.  According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than More...

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Heritage members to show H&BT ‘Last Fan’ film

Attention H&BT Railroad fans: mark your calendar for an exciting trip back in time starting at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Broad Top Area Senior Citizens Center, Saxton. More...

Police Log

Thefts   More...

Alexandria Memorial Public Library

Hats off to all the county libraries. We are fortunate in our county to have libraries which all hold riches to be explored. Come to the Alexandria Library to find these new books:  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Steelers’ Ladarius Green starting to practice

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steelers tight end Ladarius Green is finally starting to roll with his new team after seven months sidelined with injury.  Now comes a three week wait to determine whether Pittsburgh will put him on the 53-man roster.&nbs More...

Habs down Islanders for fifth straight

NEW YORK (AP) — Shea Weber scored a power-play goal with 2:57 remaining to lift the Montreal Canadiens to their fifth straight victory, 3-2 over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.  More...

Cubs top Indians 5-1

World Series:

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nothing scares these Chicago Cubs. Not the stakes, the weight of history, a tough night at the plate or the prospect of going down two games to none in the franchise’s first World Series in 71 years.  More...

Editorial

Old-Time Photo

Greetings all you ghosts and goblins out there! More...

Around the State

A legislative triple threat that needs to be rejected, Oct. More...

Our Readers Write

This guy from Mount Union

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:   More...

Farm-Home-Garden

Dairy royalty shares favorite snack recipe

Autumn is the third season of the year. In my opinion, it is one of the prettiest times of year. You can see mountainsides of changing leaves, animals preparing for winter and families beginning to gather for the holidays. More...

Education key to understanding dairy industry

Moo, swish, clomp, buzz. These are all sounds that can be heard on a dairy farm each and every day. More...

Farmers can win funds for nonprofit groups

Rural communities are the backbone of America, and now through Nov. 30, eligible farmers in Huntingdon County will have the opportunity to win a $2,500 donation to direct to a local eligible nonprofit organization.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Libra.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, Oct. 28, 2016:  More...

NASCAR

3 THINGS WE LEARNED FROM TALLADEGA

1. You’re out!   Racing can be a cruel sport, and Sunday it broke the hearts of four drivers who failed to advance to Round 3 of the Chase playoffs. The list includes Martin Truex Jr. More...

3 THINGS TO WATCH

1. Gibbs go-go   More...

What was Kurt Busch thinking?

Good question, and hardly the first time someone has asked that about Mr. Busch. More...

Youth training program grows

Huntingdon County CareerLink has helped several young people in the community not only find jobs, but start career paths. More...

Insurance Marketplace open enrollment will begin

Next week, millions of Americans will once again begin shopping on the Health Insurance Marketplace for coverage when the 2017 open enrollment period begins Tuesday, Nov. 1.   More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

JVHS opens fitness center to public

75 Years Ago  Twenty-nine fourth-class school districts in Huntingdon County will receive a total of $44,582.02 as their share in transportation payments, according to Auditor General F. Clair Ross.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Thursday, Oct. 27   Huntingdon House n Huntingdon House Support Group for adult victims and survivors of domestic violence meets from 7-8 p.m. Child care available. Call 643-2801, for more information.  More...

Local Sports

Huntingdon

This Week’s Game: Patterson, Md. (2-6) at Huntingdon (4-5), 7 p.m.  More...

Mount Union

This Week’s Game: Claysburg-Kimmel (3-6) at Mount Union, 5-4, 7 p.m.  Last Week’s Game: Daunte Martin rushed for 147 yards and three touchdowns, but the Mount Union committed four turnovers and lost a 29-21 decision at Northern Bedfo More...

Tussey Mountain

This Week’s Game: Tussey Mountain (1-8) at West Branch (2-7), 7 p.m.  Last Week’s Game: The Titans couldn’t get their ground game moving at Claysburg-Kimmel and were shut out 26-0.  More...

People/Pastimes

Huntingdon Rotary Club

Members of the Huntingdon Rotary Club enjoyed a presentation, “The Huntingdon County Real Estate Market,” provided by Timothy Schrack, a broker at Schrack Realty, Huntingdon, during a mee More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 4! Happy birthday wishes go out to Henry William Elder, who celebrated his 4th birthday Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. His proud parents are Emily Lane Elder and Paul Elder of Huntingdon. More...

Boy Scouts host campfire program

Members of Cub Scout Pack 248 and Boy Scout Troop 28 recently enjoyed a campfire program together at the Stone Church of the Brethren in Huntingdon.  Skits were shared and performed for their families and friends.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Comments about weight

Dear Annie: The holidays are coming, and I’m feeling anxious already. Most of the events with my family will include buffets — which will also include criticism about what I eat, how much I eat and how much I weigh. More...

Doctor K

Add whole grains for a healthier diet

DEAR DOCTOR K: I know I should be eating more whole grains, but for years I’ve been eating white bread, white rice and white pasta. I don’t know where to begin the switch to whole grains. Can you help?  More...

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