December 5, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

MUASB president elected

The Mount Union Area School Board elected its leaders for the new year and welcomed one new member and three returning members during Monday night’s annual reorganization meeting. More...

Supervisors thanked for township service

Six members of the community were in attendance for the final meeting of the year for Cromwell Township.  This was the final meeting for supervisors Martin Edgin, and Arnold “Buzz” Gutshall. More...

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Local News

Defendants arraigned in court

Various defendants were formally arraigned on their charges during criminal court last week, each defendant made aware of their charges and rescheduled for a future court date. More...

Police Log

Crashes   More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Tuesday, Dec. 5   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 

Steelers come back to beat Bengals 23-20

CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Ryan Shazier stayed overnight in a hospital with a back injury while the rest of the Steelers headed home with yet another improbable comeback in hand, one that was so much like all the rest at Paul Brown Stadium.&n More...

NFL suspends Gronkowski for one game

The NFL suspended New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski one game on Monday for a late, gratuitous hit to the head of Bills defensive back Tre’Davious White.  More...

Giants fire head coach and general manager

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

GIMME 5! Happy birthday wishes go out to Megan Marie Zaleski, who turns 5 years old today, Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. Her proud parents are Ron Jr. and Kelly Zaleski of Huntingdon. More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 2! Happy birthday wishes go out to Carsyn David Clair Teske, who turns 2 years old today, Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. His proud parents are Cierra and Nathan Teske of Huntingdon. More...

Own the holidays with gifts for thrill-seekers

You may spend hours browsing online gift guides, but can never seem to find the perfect gift for the impossible to-shop-for thrill-seeker on your list. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Sagittarius and a Moon in Cancer if born before 3:27 p.m. (ET). Afterward, the Moon will be in Leo.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017:  More...

Theater to host film premiere  Free Access 

Thursday night will mark the premiere of a debut full length film shot entirely in Huntingdon County at the Huntingdon Cinema’s Clifton 5, located on Washington Street, Huntingdon. More...

New officers to serve HASB

With the end of the year in sight, members of the Huntingdon Area School Board gathered Monday night despite the distant singing of the elementary school concert for a reorganization meeting and swearing in of the new members.  Two newly electe More...

Agents of Change photo winners announced  Free Access 

Local high school students, their families and members of the Juniata College community gathered in Kepple Hall Monday night for an exhibition of submissions in the German Campus Week photo contest. More...

General News

Exercise doesn’t cancel out risks of alcohol

Dear Doctor: I just read about a study that says exercise cancels out alcohol’s higher risk of death from cancer. Is it possible that I can walk off the cancer risk of the cocktail I have each night after dinner? More...

News of Yesteryear

York boy accidentally shot in abdomen while hunting

75 Years Ago  Huntingdon Borough Council, in regular session last night, transacted business of a routine nature. The session, presided over by president John Winters, was the last regular meeting for the year 1942.  More...

Local Sports

Unbeaten Eagles top Tartans

The Juniata men’s basketball team extended their unbeaten streak to six games with an 84-63 victory at Carnegie Mellon Monday evening at Skibo Gym.  More...

Both Calvary cage teams are beaten

The Calvary Christian Academy boys opened their season with a 63-16 loss Monday to Great Commission. The Calvary girls dropped a 32-25 verdict to slip to 2-1.  More...

OUTDOOR DIARY

Skin in the Game   More...

Editorial

How They Voted

WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Dec. 1.  House  More...

Around the State

Editorials from around Pennsylvania ———  Break the silence on the Amazon deal, Nov. 29   Pittsburgh has made its bid. More...

Letters to the Editor

Offensive and insulting  Editor The Daily News Dear Editor:   More...

Chatter Box

NYC Christmas tree has local connection

Did anyone happen to watch the Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting special last week? It was so neat to see a part of central Pennsylvania on display for all to admire, but it has more of a local connection than just being from Centre County.  More...

Healthy Living

Four tips to help rouse your appetite in the morning

There’s no denying that breakfast is an important meal: it helps replenish strength and energy after a long night of fasting, promotes better concentration and prevents binge eating throughout the day. More...

What is obsessive compulsive disorder?

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental disorder related to anxiety that affects two to three percent of the general population. It’s characterized by obsessions, compulsions or a combination of the two. More...

The many benefits of singing to your baby

Do you hum lullabies to your little one to help them go to sleep? When they’re upset, do you reassure them with a song? Well, you’ll be happy to hear that this instinctive habit is incredibly beneficial for your baby!  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Teenage sleepovers with opposite sex

Dear Annie: Our daughter, husband and family moved in to a small house next door to us as they both work, and their living close to us enables us to keep an eye out for their three daughters, ages 11, 11 and 15. More...

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