June 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Volunteers provide for area children

The beginning of summer vacation is often a time for kids to celebrate, but for children who count on school lunches and breakfasts, the months out of the classroom can be a time of uncertainty. More...

Saxton sportsmen’s Club members celebrate grand opening

If one is searching for the Saxton Sportsmen’s Club mission statement, they need to look no further than one of the panels on the organization’s kitchen menu: “Where Members Gather and Community Matters!” More...

General News

New wave of protests depends on masses, not leader

CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. marching arm-in-arm with other civil rights activists. Cesar Chavez hoisting a picket sign in a farm workers’ strike. Gloria Steinem rallying other feminists for equal rights. More...

Vacation homes are more affordable than many realize

(NAPSI)—Relaxing by the water or in the mountains is more than a once-a-year vacation for people who own a second home, and the explosive growth of the vacation home rental industry has put the dream of affording a vacation home within reach fo More...

What to do next after an accident

(NAPSI)—According to the National Safety Council, in the United States there are about 10 million accidents of all kinds each year: from parking lot scrapes to multicar pileups. More...

Local Sports

Henry and Stifler win Championship Flight

ALCC June Two-Ball Tournament:

The 44th June Two-Ball Tournament got underway on Saturday at the American Legion Country Club in Mount Union and finished up Sunday evening by crowning the team of Matt Henry and Bobby Stiffler in the Championship Flight in a one-hole play-off again More...

Huntingdon routs Bellwood in opener

11-12 Little League:

Manager Gail Miller couldn’t have asked for any more in the first game of the 11-12 year-old District 11 Little League All- Star Tournament Sunday. More...

Huntingdon wins 2-1 decision at Philipsburg

American Legion:

Huntingdon American Legion Post 24 picked up a close win at Philipsburg Saturday to keep its winning streak alive. More...

People/Pastimes

MU alumni association scholarships presented

Dr. Benjamin Sunderland, Class of 1967, chair of the scholarship committee of the Mount Union Area Schools Alumni Association, announced that nine scholarships were being awarded this year.  More...

Happy Birthday

GIMME 5! Happy birthday wishes go out to Pelia Rae Copenhaver, who turns 5 years old today, Monday, June 25, 2018. Her proud parents are Bob and Lorraine Copenhaver of Mount Union. More...

Announce your marriage in The Daily News

Share your own magical moments of romance by announcing your engagement and marriage in The Daily News. Follow these guidelines: More...

Annie's Mailbox

An acquaintance in need

Dear Annie: An acquaintance from the local golf course, where we both play every week, told me he has prostate cancer. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Cancer and a Moon in Sagittarius. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, June 26, 2018: More...

Special Sections

Walk-in clinic opens to public

As of 9 a.m. today, Monday, June 25, the Broad Top Area Medical Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) opened the doors to its walk-in clinic. More...

State police Cpl. earns promotion

Pennsylvania State Police have announced the recent promotion of 31 members to the rank of sergeant including one of Huntingdon County’s own. More...

Local News

Fallen tree causes power disruption

Localized power disruptions are not uncommon from time to time, but a series of “bumps” to electrical service throughout Huntingdon County Monday morning was unusual in the fact it affected customers across a widespread geographical area. More...

Police Log

Animal cruelty   CLAY TWP. — State police at Huntingdon investigated an alleged animal cruelty incident on Waterfall Road at 11:53 a.m. June 18.  Theft   More...

News of Yesteryear

HASB members discuss new driver’s ed proposal

75 Years Ago  Sergeant Donald B. Kyper, son of Mr. and Mrs. Blaine H. Kyper, Huntingdon, died June 14 in the West Pacific area according to a telegram received today. His parents received the telegram this afternoon.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, June 25   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, please call 643- 0623.  Al-Anon o Al-Anon family group will meet from 8-9 p.m. at St. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Dodgers hit seven home runs in win over Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Turner hit Los Angeles’ seventh home run of the game, a go-ahead drive in the 11th inning that lifted the Dodgers over the New YorkMets 8-7 on Sunday. More...

Oregon State faces Arkansas in title series

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State has won 109 of 127 baseball games over two seasons with mostly the same cast of players. They see winning a national championship as the only way to validate their body of work. More...

Truex gets past Harvick to conquer Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. was running second as the laps dwindled in Sonoma, and crew chief Cole Pearn didn’t think they were as fast as Kevin Harvick. More...

Hints from Heloise

Readers react strongly to ‘dress code’ letter

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF is about the responses we got from a letter written by Wallace T. stating his belief that women don’t dress up anymore or take care of themselves. The reaction was overwhelming. More...

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