July 30, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Physicians to lead AristaCare sites

Two area physicians have taken leadership positions at area nursing facilities recently. More...

4-H and FFA Youth prepare for fair week

Trough Creek Valley 4-H members Aubree Hockenberry, front, left, and Erika Forgy cleaned the aisle of the swine barn on the Huntingdon County Fairgrounds Saturday, while, from the left, Lance, Bryar More...

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Little princess crowned

Brooklyn Booher, center, won the title of Little Miss Orbisonia Homecoming during Friday night’s pageant on the homecoming grounds. More...

Fair opens in one week

County 4-H members, from the left, Miranda Goodman, Grace Peterson, Annabelle Ewing, Paige Hoy, Dylan Ewing, Garin Hoy and Nora Hoy helped prepare Johnson Hall for 4-H and FFA exhibits at the Hunting More...

Police Log

Harassment WARRiORs MARK tWP. — State police at Huntingdon investigated a domestic violence incident at 10:06 p.m. July 24 during which a verbal argument became physical. Charges will be filed in district court. Crashes More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, July 30   AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, please call 643- 0623.  More...

Local Sports

Huntingdon advances with two wins

Huntingdon looked great in the opening weekend of the 15-16 year-old VFW state teener league tournament. The locals started with an impressive 3-0 victory over Lebanon Valley Saturday and then took a tough 7-6 win over Schuylkill North Sunday. More...

Spring Cove denies Mount Union twice

State 13-14 VFW Tournament:

The VFW State Teener Baseball Tournament for the 13-14-year-old age group continued Saturday in Lebanon. The tournament was suspended last weekend with only three of the four first round games complete when the weather did not cooperate.  More...

Mount Union bounces back after loss

One of the pre-tournament favorites, Mount Union got off to a slow Saturday morning and lost a 3-2 first-round decision to Clearfield at Juniata College in the Pennsylvania VFW 15-16 Championship Tournament.  Battling back through the loser&rsqu More...

People/Pastimes

Authentic Italian cuisine: Savory dishes featuring pesto

One of the best times of each day is gathering with family members to enjoy home-cooked meals. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Longtime workout friend feels spurned

Dear Annie: I have a friend in her early 60s who has been my workout partner for about 10 years. We usually meet up three times during the week for a 5:30 a.m. workout because we are both employed. More...

Hints from Heloise

Filthy public restrooms

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF concerns filthy public restrooms:  More...

Special Sections

Charges filed against woman

A Union Township resident was arrested late Friday afternoon following the filing of an amendment to a complaint lodged by Sunoco Pipeline L.P., asserting a violation of a court-ordered injunction protecting the pipeline right of way. More...

West Nile danger rises in wet weather

The warm, wet summer weather may have hurt some farmers, but it has provided the perfect opportunity for mosquito breeding, which increases the danger of diseases such as West Nile Virus, according to Neil Shader, press secretary for the state Depart More...

DOC inmates, staff informed of data leak

Approximately 13,100 inmates, 680 employees and 11 others within the state Department of Corrections (DOC) were notified by letter July 19 that their personal information may have been compromised by a security incident through a third-party vendor. More...

State  Free Access 

Philadelphia officials try to tackle litter problem

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia has been trying for decades to tackle its litter problem and shed itself of the nickname Filthadelphia.  More...

Man convicted in death of daughter shot by constable

WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — A Pennsylvania man was convicted on all charges in the death of his 12-year-old daughter, who was shot by a constable serving eviction papers.  Jurors in Lycoming County deliberated for about 2 1/2 hours Friday before c More...

Authorities to detail new sex assault charges against doctor

JOHNSTOWN (AP) — Authorities in Pennsylvania are set to announce new charges against a pediatrician who is already charged with inappropriately touching a 12-year-old patient.  State Attorney General Josh Shapiro has scheduled a Monday aft More...

General News

Two arrested, suspected of looting evacuated homes

REDDING, Calif. More...

Caesars launching sports betting in two states

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Two Atlantic City casinos owned by Caesars Entertainment will start taking sports bets this week, and another two in Mississippi will do so in mid-August.  More...

Harvey’s devastating flooding boosts insurance

KATY, Texas (AP) — Little more than two months before Hurricane Harvey slammed the Gulf Coast of Texas, Alberto Castaneda let his home’s flood insurance lapse. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Moore leads Team Parker to win

WNBA All-Star Game:

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Lynx star Maya Moore said she’s routinely asked if she has room for all of the awards she’s won in her basketball career. More...

Dustin Johnson wins Canadian Open title

OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Dustin Johnson is used to cheers and chants of “Let’s go DJ!” But getting serenaded with “O Canada”?  More...

Newcomb comes within one strike of no-hitter

ATLANTA (AP) — Sean Newcomb came within one strike of pitching the first no-hitter by the Atlanta Braves since 1994, denied when Chris Taylor sharply singled in a 4-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Leo and a Moon in Pisces. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, July 31, 2018: More...

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