February 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

JVSB members hear parent concerns

Several parents and members of the Juniata Valley Wrestling Team spoke on behalf of coach Trevor Kern at the district’s monthly school board meeting Wednesday evening. More...

Borough residents protest time limits

The subject of time limits on public comment during regular Huntingdon Borough Council meetings arose once more Tuesday night as some residents feel their input is being impeded. More...

Local News

Three arrested on meth charges in Liberty Twp.

Three people, including a James Creek woman, have been charged after state police at Bedford conducted a search and found items used to manufacture methamphetamine at a residence in Liberty Township Monday afternoon.  More...

PennDOT, PSP promote safety law awareness

PennDOT and the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) are joining efforts this week to promote lesser-known highway law safety, an opportunity for both organizations to encourage safe driving.  More...

Crews respond to fire at Huntingdon residence

Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a possible dwelling fire at 710 Fifth St. in Huntingdon Borough around 2:45 p.m. Wednesday.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Panthers re-hire Hurney as GM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Marty Hurney will be calling the shots once again with the Carolina Panthers.  Carolina re-hired Hurney as its general manager, marking his second full-time stint as general manager. More...

US women win hockey gold

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Jocelyne Lamoureux Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease.  More...

Michigan beats Penn State 72-63

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. More...

People/Pastimes

Finding simple seafood solutions for Lent

With people across the country observing Lent, a religious tradition observed during the 40 days before Easter, it’s time to rethink the standard family meal menu.  More...

Comfort food made quick and easy

A steaming bowl of savory soup is the perfect comfort food when the wind is howling, rain is falling or the temperature is dropping. More...

Make mealtime more eco-friendly

An eco-friendly lifestyle is anything but selfless, as such a way of life can pay both immediate and longterm dividends, helping men and women in the present day while also contributing to healthier futures for generations to come.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Pisces and a Moon in Gemini.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, Feb. 23, 2018:  More...

Special Sections

Navigating shifting lines

Candidates prepare to educate voters on redistricting

The ongoing political conversations and confusion surrounding the subject of congressional redistricting are raising some concerns among candidates campaigning along shifting district lines. More...

TMSD student charged in threat

A James Creek man has been arrested for making an alleged gun threat Wednesday at the Tussey Mountain High School. Daniel D. Hall, 19, was charged by state police in Bedford and arraigned before magisterial district judge Brian Baker on $20,000 bail. More...

Flags lowered to honor Spruce Creek man

Gov. More...

General News

Sedentary job workers should get up and move

Dear Doctor: I never gained the infamous “freshman 15” while I was in college. But now I’ve graduated and am behind a desk for nine hours a day for my new job. I’m not only putting on the pounds, I feel generally lousy. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Thursday, Feb. 22   HUNTINGDON HOUSE  . Huntingdon House Support Group for adult victims and survivors of domestic violence meets from 7-8 p.m. Child care available. Call 643-2801 for more information.  SOUP KITCHEN  More...

Local Sports

Southwest Class AA Regional Wrestling:

Area has 15 qualifiers at IUP

Checkpoint one, the District Six championships, is in the rearview mirror and area wrestlers now move to the Southwest Regionals Friday and Saturday at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania More...

Southwest Class AA Regional Pairings

Following are the advance pairings for the Southwest-AA Regionals this Friday and Saturday at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Indiana. Listings are in order of brackets.  More...

District 6-2A Quarterfinal:

Posey leads Trojans over Indians

Junior Quinton Posey stepped up for Mount Union in a big way Wednesday night in the Trojans opening game in the District 6-3A Boys Basketball Tournament. Posey scored 19 points in the game against host Juniata High School in Mifflintown.  More...

Editorial

Around the State

Editorials from around Pennsylvania  Another lesson in social media use to which we should all pay close attention, Feb. 12   Parents, no doubt you’ve warned your kids about the dangers of social media. More...

Op-Ed

Writing Pennsylvania’s next chapter

In his fourth budget address, Gov. More...

You Should Know

Q: What were the events in the first Olympic Games?  More...

Farm-Home-Garden

Shavers Creek

The Shavers Creek 4-H Club completed a community service project during the holiday season by making wooden snowmen for residents of Westminster Woods.  The Christmas committee gathered in November and cut out scarves and hats for the snowmen an More...

County Wide Dairy Beef Community Club

It’s project time for members of County Wide Dairy Community Beef 4-H Club. Members met Jan. 27 at the Huntingdon County Extension Office to begin work on their individual projects  More...

Marklesburg

Members of the Marklesburg 4-H Club held their monthly meeting Feb. 11.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Don’t talk to mom with that mouth

Dear Annie: I’ve been married for 10 years. My husband and I live about 15 minutes from his mother. Things have never been great between my mother-in-law and me, but we’ve always tried to overlook our differences.  More...

NASCAR

DAYTONA

THREE THINGS WE LEARNED

1. Theron’s hero  Actress Charlize Theron met with the media before the Daytona 500 and said she admires Danica Patrick. “The girl in me secretly is, obviously, cheering for her,” Theron said. More...

THREE THINGS TO WATCH

1. Paybacks?   More...

SPEED FREAKS

A few questions we had to ask ourselves   More...

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