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Emily Kline, 18, Richfield, is one of two local teens who has qualified to compete in the 2017 National High School Rodeo Association.

Rodeo bound

RICHFIELD — Two local teenagers have qualified to compete in the 2017 National High School Rodeo Association. This year’s event will be held July 17 to 23 in Gilette, Wyoming. Emily Kline, 18, Richfield and Claire Harvey, 14, Beaver Springs, will travel out west for the ...

Lt. Col. Pamela Lawson

Lewistown woman in command at Fort Bliss unit

FORT BLISS, Texas — Lt. Col. Pamela Lawson, of Lewistown, has been deployed as commander of the 7218th Medical Support Unit for the purpose of supporting the Soldier Resilience and Readiness Center at Fort Bliss in Texas. In her civilian occupation, Lawson is an academic success ...

Shayla Milligan

8 local cheerleaders make Big 33 squads

HARRISBURG — When we consider the Big 33 Football Classic that brings together the best high school football players in the area, we tend to focus on the young men in helmets. This year's 60th annual event features eight local high school girls who will cheer on the sidelines as part of ...

Local museums

The McCoy House Museum, located at 17 N. Main St., Lewistown, will be open special hours, from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on June 25. The featured exhibit is “Quilts Through the Years,” which includes more than 30 quilts dating from the 1800s to the present. A booklet describing each quilt will ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

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A view of McClure in its early years is included in the book, ‘Discovering the History of McClure Borough and West Beaver Township, Snyder County,’ written for the borough’s upcoming sesquicentennial.

Borough formerly known as Stuckton celebrating 150 years

McCLURE — It has been 150 years since the Snyder County town of Stuckton between Beaver Springs and Lewistown became known as McClure. A week of celebrations will commemorate that time in 1867. Events will be held July 19 to 23 during the Fireman’s Festival at Cold Springs Grove in ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

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The FAME cheerleading team earned a bid this season and traveled to Virginia Beach, Va. on May 7, where they won their division 4.2 to become 2017 U.S. Finals champions. Team members are, from left, front, Jaden Donahue, Maddie Dreibelbis, Baylan Prater,  Destiny Evener, Natalie Bachman, Lilly Brown and Lizzy Bingman; second row, Gracie Sherman, Aspen Henschel, Miranda Fawver, Grace Keim, Leda Hostetler, Meagan Earnest and Olivia Himes; third row, Mariah Walker, Saige Wagner, Brooke Wagner, Taylor Vaughn and head coach Skip Headings. Missing from photo, assistant coaches Ayla Poticher, Hyacinthe Keim and Josh Weidner.

FAME Cheerleading champions

Submitted photo The FAME cheerleading team earned a bid this season and traveled to Virginia Beach, Va. on May 7, where they won their division 4.2 to become 2017 U.S. Finals champions. Team members are, from left, front, Jaden Donahue, Maddie Dreibelbis, Baylan Prater, Destiny Evener, ...

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Monument Square, Lewistown

Memorial Day

Lest We Forget By Sandy Rudy McAlisterville Lest we forget the blood that was shed On lands far and near, And broken families that had to deal With the death of ones so dear. They bravely answered the call, And put their lives on the line, Knowing they may not come home ...