October 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Guest instructor discusses justice

High school students looking forward to careers in public service spent two days exploring facets of the justice system with an expert who has dedi- cated his career to the subject. More...

Area students urged to enter TDN contest

The Daily News is once again partnering with the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association (PNA) to offer a writing contest involving the It Can Wait campaign from AT&T to help people become aware of the dangers of distracted driving. More...

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Local News

Mifflin Street home struck by car

Emergency crews and Huntingdon Borough Police (HPD) responded to a three-vehicle crash in the area of Ninth and Mifflin streets in Huntingdon around 11 a.m. Thursday. More...

Police Log

Drug paraphernalia found   PORTER TWP. More...

Alexandria Library

One of the great thing about libraries is that there is something for every age: From books that can capture a little one’s imagination, to easy chapter books, junior fiction, and up to date adult best sellers. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, Oct. 6   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 

Bauer, Indians shut down Yankees

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer made Aaron Judge look silly, and made his manager look like a genius.  One year after nearly costing the Indians a trip to the World Series, Bauer helped them take the first step back.  More...

Altuve hits three homers

HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve had just arrived in the Astros dugout after launching his third home run of the game when George Springer grabbed his right biceps and examined it, as if searching for an explanation for his teammate’s extraordi More...

Steele, Duncan share Safeway lead

NAPA, Calif. More...

Press Club

Efforts at HCCTC aid Florida hurricane victims

Powerful 120 mph wind gusts, toppled trees, ripped-off roofs, downed power lines, demolished mobile home parks, overturned cars and boats, impassable roads covered in mud and trees, flood ravaged homes, waist high water, sludge-covered floors and wal More...

Class at HAHS looks at child development

Kelsea Jones, family and consumer science teacher at Huntingdon Area High School (HAHS), has taken on the task of teaching a new child development course. More...

New teacher begins year at Calvary Christian Academy

Frances Daku, born in Mississippi, has formerly lived in Alabama, Maryland and Connecticut, but now, she is teaching at Huntingdon’s own Calvary Christian Academy. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Feel like a guest in your own home

Dear Heloise: Want to make your GUEST ROOM the best it can be? Stay in there yourself for several days. Take into it what your houseguests might bring with them, including toiletries, and settle in.  More...

Special Sections

Study concerns HASD parents

A social media post suggesting changes in the Huntingdon Area School District is causing concern among parents.  The post refers to a district capacity and enrollment feasibility study that’s currently in the infancy stages.  More...

Survivors’ work focus of exhibit

This month’s exhibit at the Art Space will feature a variety of work from survivors of domestic abuse from across the U.S. and Canada in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  More...

TDN Press Club’s 57th year kicks off today

A tradition started by the late Josephine Biddle McMeen continues today with the launch of 57th year of The Daily News Press Club.  The Press Club was started Oct. More...

State  Free Access 

GOP rep. resigning after reports of affair

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Tim Murphy of Pennsylvania, an anti-abortion lawmaker who allegedly urged his mistress to have an abortion when he thought she was pregnant, is resigning from Congress.  More...

Collapse of budget talks leaves higher ed aid in limbo

HARRISBURG (AP) — The collapse of budget negotiations left state aid to five Pennsylvania universities in limbo three months into the fiscal year, and a quiet and empty Pennsylvania Capitol on Thursday ensured that the schools will have to wait More...

General News

News of Yesteryear

Mayors launch United Fund campaign

75 Years Ago  Two more contingents of Huntingdon County young men have left for military training at army camps somewhere in the United States. Yesterday, a large group left Mount Union from the area covered by Local Draft Board No. 1. More...

Local Sports

Random Thoughts

Back to Earth   After going 29-1 as a group during Week Five, The Daily News Pickin Panel tumbled back to earth in Week Six.  More...

Eagles host Bullets for homecoming

The Juniata College football team used a bit of trickery in overtime last Saturday at McDaniel. More...

High School Volleyball:

’Cats, Trojans, Hornets, Titans post league wins

Huntingdon   Huntingdon is making the most out of its second trip through the Mountain League schedule. More...

People/Pastimes

Preserving carved pumpkins

Jack-o’-lanterns and other carved pumpkin designs are frequently the centerpieces of Halloween festivities. The twinkling lights and orange glow of jack-o’-lanterns can add ambiance to any autumn event. More...

Dollar Stretcher

The Dollar Stretcher

Stove top cleaning  Spray-on oven cleaner works great on the outside of the stove. I use it on the stove top every two weeks. After spraying it on, I wait a few minutes and then wipe it off. Now I have the cleanest stove in town. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Dealing with annoying kids on flight

Dear Annie: I recently was on a short flight. A young couple and their two children were seated behind me. One was 11 months old; the other was 2 years old. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Taurus.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017:  More...

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