March 23, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Strangulation trial ends in guilty plea

After Wednesday’s spring snow, court resumed for local attorneys and officials for what was supposed to be the second strangulation jury trial of the year.  The case of Michael E. More...

Local News

TDN Press Club will return next week

Due to an early dismissal, cancellation and delay of classes as a result of winter weather, there will be no Daily News Press Club published today. The Press Club pages will return next week.   More...

Historians still looking for ways to preserve Hopewell museum

Efforts to preserve the historic Keystone Foundry Museum at Hopewell were on the minds of members of the Broad Top Area Heritage Partnership who met Thursday night in the Broad Top Area Senior Citizens Center at Saxton.  The session, attended by More...

Police Log

Drugs found   BROAD TOP TWP., BEDFORD CO. — State police at Bedford report drugs and paraphernalia were located in the area where Jeanette Todd, 37, Six Mile Run, was staying on Six Mile Run Road March 8.  Missing person   More...

General News

Miccosukee tribe seizes non-native dad’s newborn in Florida hospital

MIAMI (AP) — A clash between the authority of a sovereign Indian nation and non-native officials is shaping up in Florida, where tribal police entered a hospital in Miami to seize a newborn from her parents, a Miccosukee mother and a white fath More...

Local Sports

Games postponed

The PIAA made another change in its basketball playoff schedule, moving the 10 semifinal games that had been orginally reset for Thursday. Those games will now be played Saturday. The schedule is in today’s SportsFAX Section on Page 6.  More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 6! Happy birthday wishes go out to Mina Rose Bailey, who turns 6 years old today, Friday, March 23, 2018. Her proud parents are Bradley and Shannon (Price) Bailey of Saint Louis, Missouri. More...

Happy Birthday

GIMME 5! Happy birthday wishes go out to Madeline Grace Bair, who turns 5 years old today, Friday March 23, 2018. Her proud parents are Michael and Heather Bair of Cassville. Madeline has two older sisters, Caitlin and Evelyn. More...

New Order of the Amaranth officers installed

Juniata Valley Court No. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Ready to move forward in recent relationship

Dear Annie: I am a 26-year-old gay man who has recently entered a new relationship after being single for nearly four years. More...

Hints from Heloise

Hints from Heloise ®

Take charge on your trip

Dear Heloise: I took your suggestion and not only carry my cellphone in my carry-on bag during flights, but also my CELLPHONE CHARGER. More...

Campaign surpasses goal

United Way honors partners, sponsors at annual dinner

Huntingdon County United Way supporters gathered Thursday evening to celebrate the conclusion of a recordbreaking 2017-2018 campaign with the annual dinner held in Ellis Ballroom at Juniata College.  More...

Hospital officials to update residents

J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital officials, in keeping with their promise to residents, will hold another community town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, at the J.C. More...

Administrators warn teachers, parents about new e-cig trends

Teenage trends are often hard to keep track of, each grade within the middle and high school having their own styles and tendencies to want to live by. More...

State  Free Access 

GOP chief justice slams judicial impeachment move

HARRISBURG (AP) — The Republican chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court expressed concern Thursday about an effort by several House Republicans to impeach four Democratic justices over their rulings in a congressional redistricting cas More...

Cosby wants judge ousted over wife’s advocacy

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers on Thursday asked the judge in his upcoming sexual assault retrial to step aside, arguing the judge could be seen as biased because his wife is a social worker who has described herself as an &ldqu More...

Two firefighters killed, two injured in building collapse

YORK (AP) — Two Pennsylvania firefighters have been killed and two others injured in the partial collapse of a former piano factory, which had been heavily damaged in a fire.  York officials say 50-yearold Ivan Flanscha and 29-yearold Zach More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, March 23   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in St. John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon.  Narcotics Anonymous o Narcotics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 15 W. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Larry Bock ends record-setting coaching career

ANNAPOLIS, Md. More...

NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament:

Upsets still the rule, not exception

Loyola-Chicago 69, Nevada 68 ATLANTA (AP) — With Loyola-Chicago clinging to a one-point lead and only 6.3 seconds remaining, Marques Townes sank a 3-pointer from in front of the Ramblers’ bench to continue their improbable NCAA Tournament More...

Pirates’ preview

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Depending on the person asked in the clubhouse, the Pittsburgh Pirates are rebuilding. Or they’re not. They’re retooling. Or they’re not. They’re pointing toward 2019 and beyond. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Aries and a Moon in Cancer.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, March 24, 2018:  More...

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