July 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Options expand in building bid

Options as to Huntingdon Borough’s prospective purchase of the DuBois Business College property on Moore Street may not be as limited as previously believed as council members and elected officials work together for a resolution.  More...

Vets honored, freedom celebrated at event

For the past quarter of a century, the congregation of the Oasis of Love in the Valley Church has been hosting an annual meal and program around Independence Day for Broad Top area veterans.  Despite rainy conditions Thursday evening, the event, More...

Local News

TDN beautiful baby voting begins today

Twenty pint-sized cuties are beaming from Page 14 of today’s edition as entrants in The Daily News’ ninth annual Most Beautiful Baby contest.  Using the ballot, which appears on the same page, votes will be accepted through 5 p.m. More...

Police Log

Harassment   More...

On Their Way

Name: Jaden Kayleine Andrea Hood  Age: 18  From: Huntingdon  Parents: Andrew Hood of Lewistown and Shana Mark- Hood of Huntingdon.  More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Proposed 911 system to be discussed

75 Years Ago  Friday evening will mark the Big Victory Ball to be held in the Huntingdon High School Gymnasium. The event is being staged by the Huntingdon Fire Co. No 2 to raise money to pay for their efficient firefighting equipment.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Foltynewicz quiets Washington bats, Braves win 5-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — Freddie Freeman drove in two runs and Mike Foltynewicz quieted Washington’s bats as Atlanta won 5-2 following an unusually dry rain delay that lasted more than three hours.  More...

Ramos drives in 3 in Rays’ 4-1 win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. More...

Fowles, Montgomery lead Lynx to 88-77 win over LA

ST. PAUL, Minn. More...

Dollar Stretcher

The Dollar Stretcher

Fancy dinners  When we were first married, I wanted to impress my in-laws with Thanksgiving dinner. Being young and broke, we didn’t have fancy table settings. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Too much time on social media

Dear Annie: I love technology. I embrace it and think that it adds value to my life and pushes the human race forward. However, I am not totally sure that my consumption of “social” media and constant use of my phone is a good thing. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Cancer and a Moon in Capricorn.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, July 8, 2017:  More...

Leaders called back to Capitol

Legislators have been called back to the state Capitol to take care of passing a revenue package that will fund the $31.5 billion appropriations bill that has yet to be signed by Gov. More...

Tale of colonial rebellion revisited

Visitors to downtown Huntingdon Thursday enjoyed a tour and tale centered on the account of a passionate patriot’s efforts to sway the tide of political progress both locally and nationally.  More...

Mapleton man’s bail at $1M in four cases

A Mapleton man accused of sexually abusing juveniles over a period of several years will remain in the Centre County Prison following his formal arraigned in the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas Thursday.  More...

State  Free Access 

Deficit-ridden Pennsylvania warned of another hit to credit

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania was put on notice Thursday that it faces another credit downgrade and higher borrowing costs if it does not improve its deficit-ridden finances.  More...

Philadelphia comedian honored with shop mural

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Standing in front of a new mural of his face painted on a cheesesteak spot around the corner from his childhood home, comedian Kevin Hart celebrated his 38th birthday Thursday in true superstar style: with his very own holid More...

Trucker charged in US crash that killed 2 Italians, driver

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A truck driver who said a medical condition caused him to black out before a crash that killed two Italian tourists and their bus driver in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains has been charged in the deadly crash.  More...

Local Sports

Section Four LL Softball:

Huntingdon hitless in 12-0 opening loss

The Huntingdon Little League softball all-stars finally got their postseason started Thursday when they hosted Clearfield in a Section Four first round game. More...

Curve holds off Binghamton

The Altoona Curve defeated the Binghamton Rumble Ponies 6-5 Thursday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field to close out the final homestand before the all-star break.  The Curve (43-40) took the series rubber game and worked a split in their season More...

Photo

The Red Sox finished a perfect 18-0 to capture the Mount Union Little League Rookie Division Championship. More...

People/Pastimes

Woodcock Valley Lions and Lionesses host banquet

The Woodcock Valley Lions and Lionesses met May 11 at the Lions Hall to honor both mothers and fathers. This is always a nice occasion with lots of delicious food and entertainment. More...

Happy Birthday

HAPPY BIRTHDAY wishes go out to Sandra C. Shea of 600 Penn St., Huntingdon, who celebrates her 80th birthday today, Friday, July 7, 2017. More...

Births

Cassi Cook and Ronald Ramper of Broad Top are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Renlei Kay Ramper, June 20, 2017, at J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital, Huntingdon. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

New life can’t take flight

Dear Heloise: I’m getting married in late August, and my fiance wants to TRAVEL to Europe for our honeymoon. I don’t! More...

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