September 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Change in seasons to bring cooler air

Before long, it will be time to break out the comfy sweaters and fuzzy blankets as summer comes to a close and today, Saturday, Sept. More...

Special Olympics to be held at JC  Free Access 

Juniata College will play host the Special Olympics Pennsylvania Fall Sectional event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23. More...

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Local News

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Chase Tyrone Miller  Date of Birth: Jan. More...

Defendants waive hearings in central court

The afternoon session of central court was busy with waivers and continuances Wednesday, as most defendants present for their court date waived their right to a hearing before magisterial district judge Rufus Brenneman.  Cases that were previou More...

Swigart museum part of Museum Day

The William E. Swigart Antique Automobile Museum will participate in the Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th Annual Museum Day today, Saturday, Sept. 22.  More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Bucs are ready to showcase potent offense vs. Steelers

TAMPA, Fla. More...

Brewers halt Pirates’ win streak

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Travis Shaw, Mike Moustakas and Erik Kratz homered during a six-run sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied for a 7-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night and gained ground in the NL Central race.  More...

Tiger has share of lead into weekend

ATLANTA (AP) — For thousands of fans crammed into every corner of East Lake, it looked as though Tiger Woods was closer than ever to capping off this remarkable comeback season by winning the final PGA Tour event.  More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

SHE’S 4! Happy birthday wishes go out to Zhavly Camrie Brown, who turns 4 years old today, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Her proud parents are Bubba and Carrie Brown of Mount Union. Zhavly loves to play with her big brother, Lhaden.  More...

Happy Birthday

LOK WHO’S 6! Happy birthday wishes go out to Brady Matthew Clark, who turns 6 years old today, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. His proud parents are Matt and Maggie Clark of Orbisonia. More...

Kiwanis Club hosts shoe drive

The Huntingdon Kiwanis held a shoe giveaway in August for families in need. The event was held Aug. 4 at the Salvation Army Headquarters on Shadyside Avenue in Huntingdon. More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Pisces if born before 7:04 a.m. (ET). Afterward, the Moon will be in Aries.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Sept. 24, 2018:  More...

Maternity cut at hospital

Terminated OB/GYNs to practice with UPMC Altoona

Patients of the Women’s Care Center in Huntingdon were informed in writing this week that major changes will soon occur with women’s care, particularly the end of the delivery of babies at J.C. More...

Parents urged to check seats

National Child Passenger Safety Week campaign will commence Sunday, Sept. 23, and run through Saturday, Sept. 29.  During this campaign, state police will offer free child safety seat inspections statewide. More...

Many benefit from DOC work program

With extensive flood damage and general upkeep needs of local parks and fields, some townships and school districts are engaging in the State Correction Institution’s Community Work Program. More...

General News

‘Assassination Nation’ wants to get under your skin

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Assassination Nation” is trying to make you uncomfortable. More...

Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song, “Big Love.”  More...

‘SVU’ celebrates 20 seasons

NEW YORK (AP) — Mariska Hargitay believes “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” has played a huge role in educating people on sexual violence but says there’s still more work to do.  The star of the NBC drama spoke as & More...

Local Sports

Tussey shuts out Williamsburg to stay unbeaten

Tussey Mountain took to the air and hit big plays against visiting Williamsburg Friday. More...

Hornets rally to hand Southern its first setback

Quinn Zinobile rushed four three touchdowns and Jaxson Rand ran for one TD and threw for another as Juniata Valley came back from a 27-14 halftime deficit to dominate the final 12 minutes and knock off previously unbeaten Southern Huntingdon 35-27.&n More...

Penns Valley deals Huntingdon fourth straight loss

One thing Huntingdon head coach Mike Hudy knew about Penns Valley was it had a good offense that could score points. More...

Religion News

Uprise Festival returns for 15th year in Shippensburg

Uprise Festival, located at Shippensburg Fairgrounds, celebrated their 15th year Sept. 14 and Sept. 15.  Founded in 2003 by Scott Brown, this festival brings together Christian bands and speakers to rock out for the weekend.  More...

Museum shows off modern Muslim women’s fashion

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The head covering is among the most identifiable elements of Muslim women’s dress and most likely to be portrayed as drab and restrictive to the Western eye.  More...

Special events, services

Family Fun Day  p Family Fun Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Singer’s Gap United Methodist Church, located five miles south of Mount Union on Route 747, 16290 Hill Valley Road, Mount Union. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Woe is she

Dear Annie: My husband and I enjoy getting together with a group of friends every couple of months. But recently, one of them has hijacked every evening with her saga over looking for a new husband. More...

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