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Top of the town | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Jam sessions set at area senior centers LEWISTOWN — The Lewistown Senior Center, 515 Knepp Ave., Lewistown, (former Central Novelty building) will host ...



Admin changes approved | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — The Juniata County School District Board of Directors approved changes to administration related to the upcoming consolidation at its voting ...



School board approves 50 extra positions | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — More than 50 extra curricular positions were approved for the 2018-19 school year by the Juniata County School District Board of Directors at ...



Now-closed schools to meet different fates | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — After years of deliberation, Juniata County School District's Board of Directors approved the closure of five of its elementary schools, and a.



Employees recognized during school board meeting | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Two Juniata County School District employees were recognized Thursday for outstanding *service* above their normal duties during the regular ...



Yarger: Student in custody after threat by text made against Juniata High School | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — A Juniata High School student was removed from the school Thursday by the Pennsylvania State Police — who were already on scene in an ...



JHS Homecoming | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Sarah Rowles, third from left, is crowned the 2018 Juniata High School homecoming queen by 2017 queen, Sydney Sheaffer, ...



Pa. education secretary visits Juniata | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — By participating in a School Improvement pilot program, Juniata County School District has helped shape some practices throughout the ...



Juniata High School Holds Weekly 'Antiques Day' | Antiques & History  Lancaster Farming

Brian Strawser, a history teacher at Juniata High School, has found a way to keep students engaged with an 'Antiques Day' every Friday.



Monroe Elementary getting $14.7M upgrade, new name  Sunbury Daily Item

RICHFIELD — Monroe Elementary School will be one of only three elementary schools left in Juniata County School District when its $14.7 million consolidation ...



Klingensmith wins 300th | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata football coach Gary Klingensmith joined an exclusive club when he notched his 300th career win when the Indians beat Pine Grove, ...



School days | News, Sports, Jobs - The Sentinel  Lewistown Sentinel

PORT ROYAL — How is it possible that a tiny town like Port Royal, with a population that has never reached 1000 people, has enough of a rich educational h.



PSP: Juniata student charged for text message threats | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — A 16-year-old Juniata High School student was charged Thursday for making threats in a text message sent to other students and stating he ...



Rumors prove true, but not relevant | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Rumors have been surfacing surrounding building projects at the site of Fermanagh-Mifflintown Elementary School. During a Thursday ...



Candidates for 2018 Veterans Queen are introduced | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — The Juniata County Veterans Council has announced that three young women have indicated a desire to be a candidate for Queen this year.



NWS: 12 to 18 inches of snow to fall locally | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

A winter storm is expected to blanket much of the Juniata Valley with 12 to 18 inches of snow this weekend before giving way to bitter cold temperatures and sub.



Hershey sworn-in | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

HARRISBURG — John Hershey, R-Mifflintown, was sworn into office Tuesday in Harrisburg, as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives — the ...



Police report | News, Sports, Jobs - The Sentinel  Lewistown Sentinel

¯DUI–PSP Lewistown investigated a DUI incident that occurred on July 28 on U.S. Highway 22/322 in Walker Township, Juniata County. According to the report, ...



Family hosts tournament | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Even though Harper Lynn Miller will never know it, she has changed lives. Harper was stillborn in 2015 as a result of heterotaxy syndrome, a r.



Hart withdraws from midterms | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN—According to the Pennsylvania Department of State, Kim Hart has officially withdrawn her nomination for state representative of the 82nd Dis.



Halloween events | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

This list of Halloween related events sponsored by non-profits will be published regularly on the Lifestyles/Entertainment pages until the event occurs. To add.



Co-op team gets one more season | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

The Juniata County Board of School Directors voted during a meeting Thursday evening to continue the football co-op between East Juniata and Midd-West ...



May Day court introduced | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Members of the Juniata High School May Day Court have been announced. May Day will be held at 7 p.m. May 5 at the high school. Senior ...



Kemp motion to modify bail denied by judge | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — A motion to modify bail, filed by Nevin Zimmerman on behalf of Bradley Kemp, 46, was denied Wednesday by President Judge Kathy Morrow.



Teen pleads not guilty to attempted homicide | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Chase Michael Amspacker, 18, of Lewistown, pleaded not guilty to eight criminal counts, including attempted homicide, during his formal ...



Mifflin man pleads guilty to endangering welfare of a child | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Charles Duncan Jr., 37, of Mifflin, pleaded guilty Monday to endangering the welfare of a child and violating probation. According to court do.



JCSD renames elementary schools | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN - When Juniata County elementary schools merge, students will not move to “another school” - they will create new schools together. The school.



Groundbreaking set for elementary schools | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Construction for the Juniata County school consolidation initiative will soon be underway. Groundbreaking ceremonies for each of two sites ...



Project plans explain consolidation | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Eight elementary schools are to become three. More than two years after Juniata County's elementary buildings underwent individual rev.



CTE advocate awarded high honor | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — If you ask Valerie Baker how she got where she is in her career, she will tell you the people around her put her on a path to success. Baker was.



Burro baskets | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Grace Brosious takes a shot during the annual Donkey Basketball game Thursday evening at the Tuscarora Junior High ...



Hershey wins 9-way Republican primary | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — John Hershey won a nine-way Republican Party primary for representative from the 82nd Legislative District Tuesday, according to unofficial ...



Man facing 3 counts of child pornography | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — A 28-year-old man was arrested Friday after pornographic images of a person or people younger than the age of 18 were found on a ...



Lip Sync contest set for March 9 | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Compass Community Connection has announced its second annual Lip Sync/Creative Expressions Contest, which will take place at 6 p.m., ...



Houtz Chiropractic Center consolidates in McVeytown | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

McVEYTOWN - Houtz Chiropractic Center has combined its Mifflintown office into its new location at Body and Soul Community Center in McVeytown. The new ...



Fire ruins East Juniata High School modular unit | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Fire crews check a modular unit at East Juniata High School Thursday night following a fire that caused extensive ...



Local TSA teams fare well at conference | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — A Technology Student Association team from Mifflin County Junior High School placed first at the Region 8 TSA Conference at Northern ...



John Hershey is third GOP candidate for 82nd District seat in Pa. House  Chambersburg Public Opinion

A third candidate has announced his candidacy for the seat held by retiring Rep. C. Adam Harris. John Hershey joins Jim Junkin & Josh Fultz.



Crowning glory | News, Sports, Jobs - The Sentinel  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by MIKE GOSS Juniata High School's 2017 homecoming queen, Sydney Sheaffer, left, receives the crown from 2016 queen Sarah Goshorn ...



Students participating in regional orchestra | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

PMEA Western Region Orchestra is being held today through Saturday in Sharon Middle/Senior High School. The guest conductor is Dr. Rebecca MacLeod of ...



Weiand seeks removal from sex offender registry | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN–In a hearing before President Judge David Barron on Thursday, Frank Weiand, representing himself, petitioned the court to remove his name from ...



Unbreakable Bond: Juniata soccer's Swartz sisters meld on-field and off-field chemistry  The Patriot-News - PennLive.com

Janelle, Julie and Josie Swartz can communicate without speaking a word. As their father Joel describes, "If one is going to fill the dishwasher, then the other ...



Mifflintown man acquitted in death | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Following a jury trial on Tuesday, a 26-year-old Mifflintown man was acquitted of all charges related to the 2015 overdose death of his friend.



Shooting on Spruce St. | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN—Lewistown police are investigating an attempted homicide that occurred at approximately 5 p.m., Tuesday, on South Spruce St. According to the ...



Betty M. (Fike) Myers | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Betty M. (Fike) Myers, 96, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, at 6:08 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018, at William Penn Health and Rehabilitation Center, ...



Project in final phase | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

POTTERS MILLS—The Potters Mills Gap construction project is on schedule and expected to be completed in October 2020, according to Greg Sidorick, ...



Cross Street to be closed in June | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Starting June 5, access to Cross Street in Mifflintown Borough, will become limited. Mifflintown Borough Council President Edward Singer told.



Overdose death trial continues | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — A jury trial for a man accused of providing a controlled substance that led to the overdose death of his friend continues today at the Juniata C.



Road to fitness takes Andy Bell to the Boston Marathon | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISBERRY — The breaking point for overweight Andy Bell came about six years ago when he hopped on a scale and saw it read 265 pounds. Here was Bell ...



Snowy weather causes mayhem | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Chaos engulfed the Juniata Valley Tuesday as snow hit the area. While Mifflin and Juniata counties each had their fair share of accidents, ...



Hershey to seek GOP ticket for 82nd District | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

From staff reports MIFFLINTOWN — Lifelong Mifflintown resident John Hershey has announced his intention to seek the Republican nomination for state ...



Nurses share view of vocation choice | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN— On the second day of National Nurses Week (May 6-12,) registered nurses (R.N.s) Sherri Ard and Janelle Rhodes both still believe there is no ...



Woman granted murder retrial | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Editor's note: This story, which appeared originally in our Friday, Sept. 22 edition, did not adequately provide context for most of the claims being made by.



Evelyn S. Balmer | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Evelyn S. "Evy" Balmer, 73, of Lititz, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Born in McAlisterville, she was the daughter of ...



New residency program forms in Lewistown | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN—Four medical school graduates, all from out-of-state, have recently begun their residencies in the three-year Lewistown Rural Family Medicine ...



High honors | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by TIM SHUMAKER East Juniata band director Kevin Milliken, center, directs members of the Juniata County School District Junior High Honors ...



Crossover coming on Potters Mills Gap project | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

STATE COLLEGE — Work on the U.S. 322/Potters Mills Gap project has been underway for a few weeks now and the Pennsylvania Department of ...



Two more candidates enter House race for 82nd District  Chambersburg Public Opinion

A Mifflin County School Board member and a history teacher from Juniata County have joined the crowded GOP field in a race to represent the 82nd District in ...



'Prom'enade | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Ellie Shepps, left, and Jason Apple, arrive at the Juniata High School prom Saturday in Mifflintown. This year's theme was ...



Casner-Hartley | News, Sports, Jobs - The Sentinel  Lewistown Sentinel

Jessica Casner, of Lewistown, and Zachary Hartley, of Lewistown, are engaged to be married on May 2, 2018, in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. She is the ...



Dream catcher | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — It's often said that with some hard work and dedication, you can make your dreams come true. Some people may dream of traveling to far off.



Nanes set to oppose Corman | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Ezra Nanes, the Democratic nominee for the 34th Senatorial District, will challenge incumbent Republican and Pennsylvania Senate Majority ...



GED program can provide career 'boost' | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — For some, obtaining a GED can be a life-changing experience. Such was the case for Lewistown resident Taylor Haines, who said taking the ...



Letters to Santa to be published Dec. 23 in The Sentinel | News, Sports, Jobs - The Sentinel  Lewistown Sentinel

From staff reports NORTH POLE — With Thanksgiving next week, that means Christmas is right around the corner. And one of our favorite Christmas traditions ...



Fire company pays tribute to fallen members | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

PORT ROYAL — The brotherhood among firefighters runs deep and Friendship Fire Company in Port Royal is no exception. To honor fallen members of the ...



Murder victim's mom: Death is the right punishment for 18-year-old's killing  PennLive.com

Shawnee White, mother of 18-year-old murder victim Leslie White, recalls the agonizing circumstances surrounding her daughter's tragic death back in 2000.



SUMCD earns high-quality rating | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development Inc. has achieved a Keystone STAR 3 or STAR 4 rating at each of its Centers for School-age ...



Remembering Dan Clark: former state representative for Juniata County  The Patriot-News

Daniel F. Clark was an attorney and was the state representative for the 82 nd District from 1989 to 2002. Clark, 59, of Juniata County, died Sept. 28 of lung ...



2018 SNOW KING CANDIDATES | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Photo submitted by KELLI STRAWSER Juniata High School's Snow King dance will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m., Jan. 24, in the gym. The crowning of the Snow.



Some against, some for consolidation | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

About 100 people attended the state-mandated Act 34 public hearings for elementary school consolidation. Most of those who offered public comment remain ...



Church looking to move forward | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

RICHFIELD — A cause for the fire that consumed Niemonds Independent Church in Richfield nearly two weeks ago has yet to be determined, but its ...



Strike up the band | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Members of the Juniata High School marching band play a tune, while sitting on the new bleachers, to celebrate the football.



Mifflin Juniata Human Services offering free tax preparation | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Mifflin Juniata Human Services will be offering free income tax preparation to both Mifflin and Juniata county residents through the Money in ...



Stone Arch Bridge defaced | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — A Mifflin County maintenance employee found more that high grass when he went to mow at the Stone Arch Bridge on Thursday. Mifflin County ...



Hoffman-Pellman | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Johnna Hoffman, of Mifflintown, and Seth Pellman, of McClure, are engaged to be married on June 10 in McClure. She is the daughter of Tracy and Christopher ...



Derry Township reorganizes | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

YEAGERTOWN — Derry Township supervisors anticipate few changes in the upcoming year at its annual organization meeting on Tuesday. Supervisors ...



Police: Milroy man stabs 3 at local bar | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MILROY — A Milroy man was arrested Sunday after allegedly stabbing three people at an Armagh Township bar. Jeffrey Schnure, 30, is facing attempted ...



Area code overlay forces change to 10-digit dialing | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Mark your calendars for four weeks from today. That's the day that, if you have a land line phone, you will need to include the area code when.



1 injured in Shaw Ave. fire | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — One person was injured, two others displaced by early morning fire Thursday in Lewistown. The fire was reported to the Mifflin County ...



Perry County Times Obituaries - November 5, 2016  PennLive.com

JAMES A. SHELLEHAMER JR. James A. Shellehamer Jr., 61, of Coal Township died Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, at home. He was born Aug. 30, 1955, in Carlisle to ...



The Backwards Softball Bunt Looks Pointless And Stupid, But Apparently It Works  SportsGrid

So this softball player appears to be from Juniata High School in Mifflintown, PA, where they teach the lost art of the backwards bunt. What makes this better.



Through the woods | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

McVEYTOWN — A 23-point buck was the crowning achievement of a sponsored charity deer hunt held for disabled veterans Friday in Oliver Township. The.



Reed recertified as magisterial district judge | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

HARRISBURG — Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Reed was recertified for *service* as a member of Pennsylvania's Unified Judicial system after successful ...



Sheaffer to attend Bloom | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Bloomsburg University was home to Sydney Sheaffer's parents Jim and Sue, as well as her older brother and an older sister. Now Sydney will ...



EJHS grad fights to get back in United States | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — Going home for Christmas is something many local folks living abroad or out of state would love this year. For one East Juniata High School ...



Perry County Times Obituaries - June 19, 2017  PennLive.com

BRUCE E. YOCUM Bruce E. Yocum, 82, of Elizabethtown died Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Frey Village, Middletown. He was born Sept. 4, 1934, in Van Dyke ...



Borough looks to restrict parking | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — An ordinance pertaining to vehicles parking on lawns was discussed during the Monday evening's meeting of the Lewistown Borough Council.



Perry County Times Obituaries - March 12, 2016  PennLive.com

JESSIE A. BRESSLER Jessie A. Bressler, 86, of Marysville died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, at home. She was born April 3, 1929, in Harrisburg to Jesse B. and ...



Tax credits secured for brewpub | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

LEWISTOWN — A local brewery and brewpub is one step closer to opening its doors after Downtown Lewistown, Inc. secured $161484 in tax credits through the ...



Perry County Times Obituaries - October 7, 2017  PennLive.com

MICHAEL S. ZAKIS SR. Michael S. Zakis Sr., 79, of New Bloomfield died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at home. He was born Nov. 22, 1937, in Harrisburg to the late ...



Second-half effort propels Mustangs | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — The Midd-West field hockey team scored four goals in the second half to rally for a 4-2 non-league victory over East Juniata in the season ...



Perfect weather draws crowd to Richfield's Christmas in the Park  Sunbury Daily Item

RICHFIELD — The weather was perfect and thousands took advantage as they strolled through the 16th Annual Richfield Lions Club-sponsored Christmas in ...



Local fans enjoy Happy Valley Jam | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

UNIVERSITY PARK — There were no touchdowns scored, but Beaver Stadium rumbled with cheers and applause Saturday night. Fans swapped ...



Penn State wrestler Zack Beitz making most of starting lineup opportunity  PennLive.com

Zack Beitz walked out of Juniata High School in 2012 with four PIAA wrestling medals – one of them gold – and a reputation of being one tough dude.



Trump sworn into office | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday at the U.S. Capitol in Washington.



Serving seniors | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER East Juniata High School student Mariah Brubaker, right, serves meals to Sandy, left, and Dick Bowen, of Port Royal, Tuesday ...



Fourth of July celebrations, concerts and other events in central Pennsylvania  PennLive.com

The Fourth of July isn't all about fireworks. There are many other celebratory events being held in the mid-state. Check out this list of concerts, children's activities ...



US celebrates Fourth of July | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

NEW YORK (AP) — From flashy firework displays for massive crowds to small-town parades, Americans celebrated the United States' 241st birthday in joyous a.



JC Blair promotes Adam Dimm to CEO | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

HUNTINGDON — In its monthly June meeting, the J.C. Blair Health System Board of Directors voted to promote chief operating officer Adam Dimm to chief ...



Sun-Gazette names Janssen as editor | News, Sports, Jobs  Williamsport Sun-Gazette

L. Lee Janssen, longtime news editor of the Williamsport Sun-Gazette, has been named editor of the Sun-Gazette, effective today. The announcement was made ...



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