June 11, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Community members support Spring Jam

Shirley Home for the Aged Spring Jam volunteers, from the left, Debbie Seilhamer and Pam Frehn, served up sloppy joes for Mount Union residents Barbara Getz and Catherine Lindenmuth. More...

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Bedford County Habitat partner family sought

BEDFORD CO. — Habitat for Humanity, a Christian nonprofit organization, partners with people in your community to help them build or improve a place they can call home. More...

CDBG funds awarded to Broad Top Twp. sewer project

The Broad Top Township Supervisors, meeting in their regular monthly session Tuesday evening in Defiance, announced that the municipality has been awarded an additional $36,414 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) monies to be used for on-lot More...

Several central court cases rescheduled

During what was a lengthy afternoon session of central court Wednesday, several cases were rescheduled to have a preliminary hearing before a magisterial district judge within the next few weeks.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Nadal wins 11th French Open title

PARIS (AP) — In full control of the French Open final, a rather familiar position for him, Rafael Nadal suddenly was worried. More...

Johnson pulls away to win at St. Jude

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson emphatically reclaimed the No. 1 ranking Sunday, holing out for eagle from 170 yards on the final hole for a six-stroke victory in the St. Jude Classic. More...

Crawford homer beats Nationals’ Scherzer 2-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brandon Crawford went 4 for 4 with a two-run homer, and the San Francisco Giants dealt Max Scherzer his first loss in more than two months, defeating the Washington Nationals 2-0 on Sunday. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Confused whether to sit in front or back seat

Dear Annie: About a month ago, a truck with an attached trailer lost control while on the highway and smashed into my sedan. Luckily, everyone was OK. However, my car is currently in the shop for major repairs.  More...

Hints from Heloise

American’s lack of privacy

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF is about the apparent loss of privacy for the average American. — Heloise  More...

Special Sections

Rent/tax rebate date extended

Older adults and senior Pennsylvania residents will have additional time to apply for rebates on rental and property taxes paid last year, as Gov. Tom Wolf has extended the deadline to apply from June 30 to Dec. 31. More...

Weekend event brings visitors to Jacks Narrows gorge

Jacks Narrows between Mapleton and Mount Union was a busy place this weekend as locals and visitors alike celebrated the opening of two new river access areas along the Juniata River. More...

Paddling safety skills should be maintained

There are few things as enjoyable as setting out to kayak or canoe on a creek, lake or river, but safety must be kept a priority whenever and wherever one takes to the water. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, June 11   Humane Society o The Huntingdon County Humane Society fundraising committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the shelter, located at 11371 Schoolhouse Hollow Road, Huntingdon. The meeting is open to all interested individuals. More...

Local Sports

Five members of the Class of 2018 are inducted

The Huntingdon County Sports Hall of Fame celebrated sports and athletes in the county with the induction of its class of 2018 during its 21th annual banquet Saturday evening at the Raystown Resort Convention Center.  The five new members of the More...

Curve game canceled

Sunday’s game at Peoples Natural Gas Field between the Altoona Curve and the Hartford Yard Goats has been canceled due to rain. The game will not be made up with Sunday being the final scheduled meeting between the two clubs More...

People/Pastimes

Savoring salad season throughout summer

Even though salads can be enjoyed year-round, the warmer months signal salad season for some fans of al fresco dining. More...

Avoid heat dangers during warm weather

For many people, summertime is synonymous with trips to the beach, water sports and recreation. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun and Moon in Gemini. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, June 12, 2018: More...

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