October 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Cold temps bring some frost to area

Some county residents had to scrape their windshields this morning, as frost was present in some parts for the first time this season.  John Banghoff, meteorologist with the National Weather Service bureau in State College, said the county did s More...

Investigation of online activity takes time

Social media adds a new facet to criminal investigations, but even when that investigation begins online, traditional methods of inquiry and examination apply.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, Oct. 19   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...

Local Sports

Random Thoughts

from Jeff Norris

One thing we knew this time last week was that there would be little change in the Pickin’ Panel standings after Week Eight.  The three of us were unanimous on nine of our picks and Ty States, sitting atop the standings, had the only &ldqu More...

Eagles travel to Moravian after bye

The injury riddled Juniata College football team has struggled through the first six games of the 2018 season. More...

High School Volleyball:

Huntingdon and Mount Union win

Huntingdon 3 Bellefonte 1   Huntingdon recovered from a loss in the first set during Thursday evening’s Mountain League match at Bellefonte to sweep the next three sets and bounce back into the win column after Tuesday’s setback to T More...

People/Pastimes

Six Mile Run teen presented with Advancement Award

Leaders and members of Boy Scout Troop 4471 of Saxton, sponsored by the Captain Phillips VFW Post No. 4129 of Saxton, presented an Advancement Award at their regular Troop Meeting Oct. More...

Happy Birthday

LOK WHO’S 9! Happy birthday wishes go out to Hailey Nicole DeArmitt, who turns 9 years old today, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Her proud parents are Bill and Jennifer DeArmitt of Alexandria. Hailey is the little sister of Ashley DeArmitt. More...

Cub Scout Pack 276, Mount Union

The boys and girls of Cub Scout Pack 276, Mount Union, had a great evening learning the Scout Oath, Scout Law, Scout Handshake, Scout Salute, Scout Sign and the buddy system. More...

Newspapers in Education

NIE program returns

Newspapers provided to area students for fourth year

For the fourth year, The Daily News is proud to team with area school districts, local businesses and individuals to offer the Newspaper In Education (NIE) program to students and teachers to encourage the use of the newspaper as a tool for classroom More...

Teachers use NIE in multiple ways

Teachers are finding more ways to use The Daily News with students of all ages, grades and learning abilities, thanks to the Newspaper In Education (NIE) program, now in its fourth year.  More...

Partners’ support makes program possible

Diamond partners of The Daily News Newspaper in Education (NIE) program are gems in their own right, but their support helps area students shine as they stay informed about events within their community.  More...

Horoscope

HOROSCOPE

A baby born today has a Sun in Libra and a Moon in Pisces.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018:  More...

Making a campaign stop

US Senator visits Democratic committee headquarters

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Jr. made a campaign stop Thursday morning at the Huntingdon County Democratic Committee and was greeted by a large crowd of excited local Democrats.  More...

Plans reviewed for two properties

Two major land developments were reviewed by members of the Huntingdon County Planning Commission at their monthly meet- ing Thursday evening, including some changes with the Huntingdon Family Practice site on Route 22 in Smithfield Township and a ce More...

Halloween parade to be held Monday

Members of Huntingdon Regional Fire & Rescue (HRFR) and Huntingdon Moose Lodge 223 are gearing up once more to present the annual Huntingdon Area Halloween Parade.  The parade will kick off at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. More...

Local News

Saxton Halloween parade planned for Saturday

Looking for a “spooktacular” way to spend Saturday evening? Why not come to Saxton and see all the ghosts and goblins that will be appearing in the Changes in the Park (CHIP) committee’s annual Halloween parade.  More...

Anti-bullying photo shoot to be held Sunday

Two area residents have teamed up to spread a powerful message and take a stand against bullying with a special photo shoot from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at Portstown Park, Huntingdon. More...

KID SCOOP

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State/National Sports  Free Access 

Kim up by one at midpoint

SHANGHAI (AP) — Sei Young Kim led the LPGA Shanghai by one stroke at the halfway point after shooting a 5-underpar 67 in the second round on Friday.  Kim made six birdies, including four straight from the sixth hole, to move to a 10-under More...

Red Sox down Astros 4-1 to earn trip to World Series

HOUSTON (AP) — What a birthday present for rookie manager Alex Cora. More...

Broncos romp to 45-10 win

Von Miller vowed his Denver Broncos would kick the Arizona Cardinals’ behind, except he didn’t say behind.  Consider it a promise kept.  Emmanuel Sanders threw and caught touchdown passes, Denver returned two interceptions for f More...

Farm-Home-Garden

Belleville Livestock

BELLEVILLE — All kinds of livestock and hay sold every Wednesday since 1946 — hay at 11:30 a.m. and cattle at 1 p.m.  More...

Press Club

SHC students volunteer with area fire companies

Southern Huntingdon County High School (SHCHS) students by day; heroes of the community by evening! More...

New English teacher starts year at Huntingdon

Huntingdon Area High School (HAHS) has welcomed three new teachers for core classes in the 2018-19 school year. More...

Challenge Program helps to motivate at JVHS

There are numerous ways that Juniata Valley students can be motivated to be successful during their time within the Hornet Hive. One of these ways is through the Challenge Program, which recently paid a visit to the school.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Become an organ donor

Dear Annie: Last year, I wrote to you about my beautiful 35-yearold daughter and the kidney transplant she’d just received through the United Network for Organ Sharing. I am “A Very Grateful Mom.”  More...

Hints from Heloise

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Passport particulars

Dear Readers: Are you applying for a new PASSPORT? More...

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