February 26, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Teenagers charged in assault incident

Additional charges have been filed in two recent threats of violence within area school districts. Daniel D. Hall, 19, of James Creek, was charged by state police after allegedly making a gun threat Feb. More...

Fostering community in classroom settings

Expanding education well beyond the four walls of the classroom is central to the purpose instilled in students and teachers at the Stone Valley Community Charter School in McAlevys Fort. More...

Local News

Crews respond to foundation collapse

Emergency crews were dispatched just after 2 p.m. Sunday for the collapse of a foundation at the home of William Baker at 8026 Warrior Ridge Road in Logan Township. More...

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Six Mile Run fire chief is firefighter of the year

Six Mile Run fire chief Tim Hinish was honored by his company with its coveted Firefighter of the Year Award during ceremonies Saturday evening at Six Mile Run.  A member of the Six Mile Run Fire Co. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Harvick dominates in Atlanta race

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Kevin Harvick had to wait 17 years for a second Atlanta salute to Dale Earnhardt. The memory brought tears to his eyes. More...

Pyeongchang returns to ‘normalcy’

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — From volunteers to support staff to the joint Korea women’s hockey team, people from many cultures bid farewell to each other and to the 2018 Winter Olympics on Monday as a swath of the eastern Korean Penin More...

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Annie's Mailbox

Husband looks at photos of other women, revisited

Dear Readers: Recently, I printed a letter from “Never Gonna Be Good Enough.” She was fed up with her husband’s looking at titillating photos of women online and was curious about how other readers have approached this issue in thei More...

Hints from Heloise

Bring pets in from cold

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OF is about the treatment of family pets: More...

Special Sections

Woman’s body found in lake

State police at Huntingdon are conducting an investigation into a death of a 58-year-old woman at Raystown Lake in Lincoln Township Sunday afternoon. State police at Huntingdon report information was received about a missing person around 2 p.m. More...

Rain patterns prevented major flood

The widespread rain seen throughout the weekend netted approximately 1.5 to 2 inches of rain to the county, but flooding conditions were mostly minimal throughout the county. More...

Mistake kill penalties reduced with new bill

Truthful hunters within the county who admit to a mistaken kill will now be provided an exception to the unlawful taking rule, if the hunter turns themselves in to the state Game Commission and surrenders the animal they mistakenly took. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Feb. 26 AA MEETING . Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, call 643-0623. AL-ANON More...

Local Sports

Mount Union’s Boozel wins 113-pound title

Eight others from area will join Boozel in Hershey

Southwest-AA Region wrestling championships this weekend at Indiana University of Pennsylvania saw a lot of good results for area grapplers. More...

District Champs!

Huntingdon handles Johnstown 65-48

The Huntingdon boys’ basketball team has had dominating moments throughout the 2017-18 season, building an impressive 21-2 record.  Saturday afternoon in Adler Arena on the campus of Penn State-Altoona, the Bearcats turned in one of the mo More...

JC loses 81-78 to Moravian

Landmark Conference Championship:

The Juniata men’s basketball team lost an 81-78 heartbreaker to Moravian in the Landmark Conference Championship Saturday afternoon in a raucous Memorial Gymnasium.  Marcus Lee had 19 points, seven rebounds and four blocks while Seth Brew More...

People/Pastimes

Why cats scratch and how to safely stop it

Ever since the day the first feline became a house cat, destructive cat scratching has plagued owners. More...

Hope unleashed for pets with cancer

(NAPS)—If any of the country’s 70 million dogs are part of your family, you know how you feel about your furry friend, how the love and loyalty, playfulness and protection he offers can affect your life. More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 8! Happy birthday wishes go out to Braedyn Mark Yoder, who turns 8 years old today, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. His proud parents are Jason and Alicia Yoder of McVeytown. Braedyn is the grandson of Allen Sr. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Pisces and a Moon in Leo. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018: More...

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