November 4, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Photographers to be featured at Art Space

The Huntingdon Camera Club will be hosting its annual November exhibition at the Art Space on Fourth Street in Huntingdon that will showcase a number of photographers and their interpretation of this year’s theme, Life, Light and Lens.  More...

State  Free Access 

Feds investigating Sandusky fine Penn State a record $2.4M

HARRISBURG, Pa.  More...

Melania Trump vows to take on cyberbullying

BERWYN (AP) — Donald Trump’s wife, Melania, made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Thursday, pledging to focus on combatting online bullying and serve as an advocate for women and children if her husband is elected to the White H More...

Transit agency pushes strikers to work on Election Day

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia’s main transit agency on Thursday asked for assurances from the city’s striking transit union that it will suspend its walkout on Election Day if no contract agreement is reached by then. More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Election observers predict heavy turnout

75 Years Ago  State motor police of the Huntingdon substation were called to investigate two accidents in Huntingdon County over the weekend. Neither accident was of a serious nature, and no person sustained injuries, police said.  More...

Local Sports

Random Thoughts from Jeff Norris

The Daily News Pickin’ Panel ended its 10-week season in much the same way as it started, only a little worse.  The opening week of the football season, the panel went 18-12, a rather dismal record. More...

Eagles, Hounds looking to rebound

After a disappointing 20-13 loss to visiting McDaniel last Saturday, the Juniata College football team (4-4) needs to win its last two starts of the season to post a winning record. More...

Academic Awards

Two Eagles on first team

Joel Reighard   More...

People/Pastimes

‘Festive Fall Coloring Contest’ winners announced

Lincoln Caverns and Domino’s Pizza of Huntingdon have once again partnered for the “Festive Fall Coloring Contest,” with the assistance of the elementary art and classroom teachers in each participating school.  Students in gra More...

Press Club

Titans artwork wins competition

This past month, the art department has been working on a plow provided by PennDOT to Tussey Mountain High School, along with 27 other schools across the state.  This is part of a contest to promote PennDOT’s new project, “Don’ More...

CCA students learn safety from officers

Students at Calvary Christian Academy already believe that the edification of each other is important based on their biblical viewpoint, but now the importance of encouragement has been reinforced with a visit from the Huntingdon Borough Police Depar More...

Bearcats help others during Socktober

Bearcats are socking it to poverty! More...

Annie's Mailbox

Gimme, gimme, gimme!

Dear Annie: Just a word to alert people to something that must be very common: greed in families. My dad has been crippled for many years. I have lived with him and taken care of him ever since the accident, after which he could no longer drive. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Check those store prices

Dear Heloise: My husband and I read your column every day in The Advocate paper in Baton Rouge, La., and love your hints. We’ve noticed that stores don’t update their computers regularly to reflect the CORRECT PRICE.  More...

Special Sections

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Local high school football scores for Friday, Nov. 4  Free Access 

District 6 Class AASouthern Huntingdon 13Bellwood 35Cambria Heights 0Ligonier Valley 37Class AFerndale 21Williamsburg 12Penns Manor 35Moshannon Valley 14Class AAABedford 24Tyrone 17Class AAAA More...

Leaders silence budget talks

What started as an advertised special administrative committee meeting to discuss the Huntingdon Borough 2017 budget Thursday night quickly turned into an executive session when members of the press and public started to ask questions.  More...

Pennsylvania Avenue wall project still in design phase

During a recent Huntingdon County Commissioners’ meeting, a portion of money from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), was approved for the Pennsylvania Avenue wall project in Mount Union Borough.  The approval of funding from the More...

State police release crash victim’s name

State police at Huntingdon have released the name of the victim in the Oct. 31 fatal crash in Hopewell Township.  Jerri Carson, 21, Bedford, died from injuries she sustained in the one-vehicle rollover that occurred shortly before 10 p.m. More...

World  Free Access 

Judge found police slaying suspect exploited mom

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man charged in the killings of two police officers was facing intense money problems, had been found by a judge to hit and financially exploit his mother and was ordered to move out of her basement hours before t More...

This isn’t ‘Survivor,’ Obama says; Trump, Clinton fire away

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. More...

Voter intimidation arguments head to court

Democrats will argue before a federal judge in New Jersey on Friday that Republicans are coordinating with GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump to intimidate voters, charges that the Republican Party says are not true in either the federal case or i More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, Nov. 4   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon.  Narcotics Anonymous o Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 15 W. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Atlanta beats Tampa Bay 43-28

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — About 100 Atlanta Falcons fans lingered in the stands at Raymond James Stadium, chanting “MVP! MVP! MYP!” as Matt Ryan returned to the field for post-game interviews.  More...

Heyward-Bay comfortable with role

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward- Bey doesn’t think much about his new promotion to the top of the depth chart as a starter alongside Antonio Brown.  More...

Bruins’ Hayes scores in 10th round of shootout to win

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jimmy Hayes scored in the 10th round of a shootout, Tuukka Rask won his sixth straight game to start the season and the Boston Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Thursday night.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Capricorn.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016:  More...

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