November 4, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Nov. is busy month for state inspections

Pennsylvania requires all licensed vehicles to have safety inspections performed every year. A safety inspection can only be performed by a PennDOT certified mechanic.  More...

Seeking indoor activities after time change

Early Sunday morning, when daylight saving time turns the clock back over to standard time-keeping, outdoor enthusiasts will find themselves with significantly less time to enjoy their favorite active pursuits.  More...

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Local News

Area brief

Tussey Mountain community urged to help ‘Light the Way for Education’

SAXTON BORO. — Teachers, support staff, parents and community members will “Light the Way for Education” at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6, in the parking lot of the Tussey Mountain High School, 199 Front St.  More...

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Crystal L. Teeters  Date of Birth: Jan. More...

Voters guide for Tuesday judicial races

The following information was provided to the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund by the candidates. Justice of the Supreme Court Candidates (choose 1): Sallie Mundy, Republican Mailing address: P.O. More...

Local Sports

Former NFL official talks at Juniata

A few weeks back, Bob Waggoner and his wife Peggy paid a visit to Juniata College. Waggoner graduated from Juniata in 1973 and was inducted in 1998 as a member of the Juniata College Sports Hall of Fame..  More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

LOK WHO’S 2! Happy birthday wishes go out to Aria Kay Booher, who turns 2 years old tomorrow, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. Her proud parents are David and Kayla Booher of Huntingdon.  More...

United in Marriage

Greenleaf-Morningstar

Jenna Morningstar, daughter of Raymond and Lori Morningstar of Entriken, married Brok Greenleaf, son of Michael Greenleaf of Martinsburg and Kathleen Greenleaf of Roaring Spring, in a ceremony June 3, 2017.  The ceremony was held at B&D Acre More...

Births

Corey and Ashley Kay (Gilliland) Diehl of Warriors Mark are proud to announce the birth of their son, John Samuel Diehl, March 28, 2017, at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College. More...

Religion News

OCC National Relay Week set for Nov 13-20

The week of Monday, Nov. 13, through Monday, Nov. 20, is national collection week of shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child (OCC).  More...

Religious leaders hear immigrants’ tales

David Saenz initially came to the United States about a half-century ago, not so much to pursue the American dream as to escape a pursuing nightmare.  Living in fear of abuses by federal police in his native Mexico, he said he and his family of More...

Reaching out to those in need

For the past several years, the congregation of the McConnellstown United Methodist Church, located on Ward Street, McConnellstown, has collected donations to provide for anonymous families in partne More...

Annie's Mailbox

Husband drops bombshell after 60 years of marriage

Dear Annie: If anyone could ever die of a broken heart, it would be me at 77. I have been a faithful, loyal wife for 60 years. My husband, whom I’ve always thought was wonderful, and I have always been godly people. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Gemini.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Nov. 6, 2017:  More...

Special Sections

Insurance plans available online

Millions of Americans took to the Heath Insurance Marketplace Nov. 1 to begin shopping for coverage with the beginning of the 2018 open enrollment period.  More...

HASD capacity study to enter phase II

The beginning of November marked the halfway point of Phase I in the Huntingdon Area School District Capacity and Demographic Study, with Phase II slated to begin at the end of this month. More...

Residents qualify for help with heat

Nov. 1 was the first day folks could apply for the Low- Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).  LIHEAP helps low-income families pay heating bills and offers assistance in the form of a cash grant paid directly to the utility. More...

General News

As veil of silence falls, Weinstein effect keeps growing

NEW YORK (AP) — In the three weeks since the string of allegations against Harvey Weinstein first began, an ongoing domino effect has tumbled through not just Hollywood but at least a dozen other industries. More...

News of Yesteryear

Saxton residents oppose sewage sludge disposal

75 Years Ago  More...

Recent news about chemicals in mac and cheese worries parents

Dear Doctor: Could boxed macaroni and cheese really be as bad for you as news reports suggest? Sometimes, that’s all my kids will eat.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Nov. 4   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For more information, call 643- 0623.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Zeke Elliott will play again this weekend

NEW YORK (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott felt a “burst of adrenalin” surge through the Dallas Cowboys locker room after a court freed him to play Sunday rather than begin a six-game suspension. More...

Steelers in good shape in bye week

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The man in charge of managing the combustible mix of talent and egos on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense likes to choose his words carefully. More...

Cowboys’ O-Line ranked No. 1

Pittsburgh is ranked second

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — No team has invested more draft capital in the offensive line the past few years than the Dallas Cowboys, and the investment in the trenches has paid off in a major way.  More...

Farm-Home-Garden

Belleville Livestock

BELLEVILLE — All kinds of livestock and hay sold every Wednesday since 1946 — hay at 11:30 a.m. and cattle at 1 p.m.  More...

Ain’t no mountain high enough

Jill Gleeson dares to venture outside her comfort zone and learns a life lesson every time. Chances are, you may learn something as well. More...

School News

Huntingdon man earns bachelor’s degree

Jeff and Lori Krause of Huntingdon celebrate the recent graduation of their son, Keith Krause, from California University of Pennsylvania.  Krause graduated a year early with high honors, achieving a bachelor’s degree in science in fitness More...

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