November 14, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Candidates look to 2018 primary

With the 2017 general election behind them, some folks are already looking ahead to the 2018 spring primary races, as local representatives of the state legislature are up for local election.  More...

TMSB members recognized for service

Three Tussey Mountain School Board members were honored for a total of 44 years of service by the Pennsylvania School Board Association (PSBA) dur- ing the school district’s monthly workshop Monday evening.  More...

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Local News

Correction

A story about the election returns for the Tussey Mountain School Board, published in the Nov. 11 edition of The Daily News, incorrectly stated longtime board member Aaron Martin, Cooks, was re-elected for a four-year term.  More...

HCBI members hear health presentation

Huntingdon County Business & Industry (HCBI) board members, during their monthly meeting Monday, overheard a presentation by the Huntingdon County Force for Health program.  Robert Gillio, director of population health and clinical innovatio More...

Petersburg man involved in kidnapping incident

State police at Huntingdon are investigating an incident involving kidnapping, unlawful restraint, strangulation, terroristic threats and a simple assault incident in Barree Township Nov. 5.  More...

Local Sports

Advance Playoff Tickets

Advance sale tickets for Friday’s District Six playoff games involving Huntingdon and Juniata Valley will be available at those schools during business hours.  Tickets priced at $3 for students and $6 for adults are on sale today through n More...

OUTDOOR DIARY

Mixed Emotions   While the statewide archery season for black bear that ran from Oct. 28 to Nov 4, is now history and the regular gunning season for bear will begin this Saturday, Nov. 18 and will continue Monday through Wednesday, Nov. More...

Editorial

Around the State

Editorials from around Pennsylvania:  Crisis response: This time, FEMA needs the help, Nov. More...

How They Voted

WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Nov. 10.  House  More...

Letter to the Editor

Song still relevant today

Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:   More...

Chatter Box

Spreading kindness

You’re never too young to understand the effects of kindness. More...

Healthy Living

Caring for a dying loved one

There’s no denying that caring for a dying loved one is a heart-wrenching experience. Through specialized quality care, however, patients and their families can continue to share meaningful moments, despite a terminal diagnosis. More...

The benefits to establishing advanced healthcare directives

Healthy adults may give little thought to injuries or illnesses. When the going is good, it is easy to forget about the less pleasant side effects of aging. More...

Determining when to end treatment

Millions of people around the world are living with cancer or living as cancer survivors, with millions more receiving a cancer diagnosis each year. More...

Election results to be available

As of press time today, officials from the Huntingdon County elections office still working on the hand count of write-ins, provisional ballots and military ballots from the Nov. More...

Crews work to find heating oil leak

Crews from Huntingdon Regional Fire & Rescue as well as Smithfield Volunteer Fire Co., Huntingdon County Emergency Management Agency and Huntingdon Borough responded to a call early Monday morning regarding heating oil in the sewer lines in Hunti More...

HASB members hear community message

Huntingdon Area School Board members had a relatively short workshop session Monday, but had much to discuss. More...

General News

Changing dietary guidelines frustrates consumers

Dear Doctor: It seems like if you just wait long enough, everything about nutrition gets contradicted. So now fat is good, carbs are bad, and we don’t really need more than 4 servings of vegetables a day? Really? More...

News of Yesteryear

Hesston man injured in farming accident

75 Years Ago  The Right Rev. Hunter Wyatt-Brown, Bishop of Harrisburg, will make his annual visitation to St. John’s Church in Huntingdon this weekend, where he will be a guest of honor at a parish dinner to be held Saturday.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Tuesday, Nov. 14   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous meeting will be held at The Abbey Reformed-United Church of Christ, Huntingdon, from 7-8 p.m. Please use Sixth Street entrance.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Newton, Panthers hammer Dolphins 45-21

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton was tired of the Carolina Panthers’ defense getting all of the glory.  Newton took it as a challenge when the defense vaulted to the league’s No. More...

Dallas needs quick fix

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott will miss at least the next three games depending on the next legal round in the Dallas Cowboys running back’s fight over his six-game suspension for alleged domestic violence.  More...

Ground broken for Raiders’ Vegas stadium

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a ceremony that balanced the glitz that Las Vegas embodies and the tragedy from which it is still recovering, the Oakland Raiders broke ground on a 65,000-seat domed stadium across the freeway from the city’s world-fam More...

People/Pastimes

Pantene Beautiful Lengths

Patty Stallman of Three Springs, right, and her son, Branson, center, donated lengths of their hair to Pantene Beautiful Lengths with help from Terry McIntyre of In-Style Styling Salon, Huntingdon. More...

Second Astronomy Club meeting held at MUCL

“Yes, go straight to the end of the universe ... the restaurant is on the right.” — Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.  More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 4! Happy birthday wishes go out to Lillian Irene Cressman, who turns 4 years old today, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. Her proud parents are Adam and Heidi Cressman of James Creek. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Ostracized by community

Dear Annie: I need your advice. In my social life and at my places of employment, I used to tell people that the man who raised me with my mom was not my biological father. At work, customers and co-workers would say unkind things to me about that. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Libra.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017:  More...

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